UC is on the wrong side of history in Hawaii

Amidst all the political and social turmoil this country currently faces, including the humanitarian crisis at our borders, injustice for victims of police brutality, and the increasing public displays of bigotry and xenophobia incited by the current occupant of the White House, we need to shine a light on Hawaii right now. 
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People holding signs that read "Protect Mauna Kea"

UC should stop funding Mauna Kea telescope construction

We call on students, staff, faculty and community to join the efforts to protect Mauna Kea and to collectively demand that the University of California end its partnership with this project. We call on our community to heed the words of Mauna Kea leader Pua Case when she declares “this time we speak for the mountain and the mountain says no.”
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Three researchers at a lab bench

UC Berkeley professors must show students the importance of ethically sound research

CAMPUS ISSUES: As crucial mentors, professors and researchers have a responsibility to push for innovation without making ethical compromises

At UC Berkeley, students in the sciences look to their professors as mentors as they attempt to navigate the often overwhelming field of research. But what should students do when these same mentors fail to impart the importance of ethics in their work?
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