UC Berkeley biochemist dies at 97

Howard Schachman, a biochemist and professor in the graduate school of molecular and cellular biology who is remembered for his social activism, sense of humor and contributions to the field of biochemistry, died from complications of pneumonia Aug. 5 in Oakland. He was 97 years old.
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UC Berkeley professor wins award for environmental studies

Solomon Hsiang, an assistant professor of public policy at UC Berkeley, received the first Science for Solutions Award from the American Geophysical Union in late July for his significant contributions in the use and application of Earth and space sciences to solve social problems.
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