Campus MovieFest returns to Berkeley

Campus MovieFest, the world’s largest student film festival, has returned to UC Berkeley for its 2016-17 season. Due to CMF traveling across the globe to college campuses and UC Berkeley’s own plan for each semester, the event hasn’t visited the campus since 2013. But after collaboration with two UC Berkeley
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Widowspeak, Quilt imbue evening concert with sunny vibes

Both Widowspeak and Quilt occupy a similar stylistic domain — sleepy, sun-drenched ditties that recall coastal road trips and summer longing. Hosted by ASUC Superb, the bands’ performances on Sproul Plaza on Friday, then, served as a seasonal time capsule — an immediate influx of sunshine for Berkeley’s long, post-daylight savings
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Superb’s ‘Nightcub’ roars with student talent

Have you ever wondered where to find musical talent at UC Berkeley? On Saturday, ASUC SUPERB provided a perfect location to discover student musicians with its second student DJ showcase, cleverly titled “Nightcub Volume 2.” The program featured performances by Kamau, GARREN and Aşa — all of whom are full-time
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Picks of the week: Back to school basics

The first week of school is mostly for awkward introductions and passing out syllabuses. Nonetheless, treat yourself with these fun (and somewhat educational) events before the onslaught of work consumes you. Thursday: Multitudes, an exhibition of paintings by Andres Waissman Attention philosophers and visual arts enthusiasts: Philosophy and politics intersect
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Week in events: Feb. 17 – Feb. 22

You took probably too full advantage of your three-day President’s Day weekend. Maybe you went home, or had friends from home come up, or simply hung out with your friends here. In any case, you got no work done, even though midterm season is coming up. We have some events to help
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