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Issue Summaries for 1998

December 9, 1998
Top Stories: Human Rights Center Documents Bosnia's Mass Graves; Staff Profile: Shirley Dean; Grad Students Suspend Strike

December 2, 1998
Top Stories: High Excitement at High-Z; Psych's New Brain Doc; AGSE Instructors Begin Walkout

November 18, 1998
Top Stories: Saving the "Mother of India"; Math Prof Receives Packard Fellowship; Chlamydia Genome Sequenced for First Time

November 11, 1998
Top Stories: Safeguarding Space Satellites and Prehistoric Pelts; Vintage Bear Promotes Cal on TV; What Do Children Think They Need?

November 4, 1998
Top Stories: New Chair for Western European Studies; Students Tackle Human Rights Problems; New Faculty Profile: Shannon Jackson

October 28, 1998
Top Stories: Rallying for Affirmative Action; Outstanding Staff Awards; Faculty, Students Walk Out, Rally

October 21, 1998
Top Stories: Will Campus Computers Be Ready for Year 2000?; Gerald Lowell Named University Librarian; Remembering Jenny Franchot

October 14, 1998
Top Stories: Human Rights Law Clinic Aids Haitian Cane Workers; Secrets of Campus Log Cabin; Chancellor's Budget Report Is Upbeat

October 7, 1998
Top Stories: The Ultimate Fish Story; Changing the Landscape of Art; A Few Words on Proposition 1A

September 30, 1998
Top Stories: Mark Twain at Large; Alums and Parents Party Down; Ancient Egypt's Blue Collar Society

September 23, 1998
Top Stories: Mayoral Candidates Speak Out on Town/Gown Issues; Dome-Head Dinos Weren't Head-Butters
Special Section: Cal Neighbors

September 16, 1998
Top Stories: 15 Years of Campus Posters; Rachel Moran Wins Endowed Chair; Biology Scholars Program Awarded $1.6 Million

September 9, 1998
Top Stories: Greenspan Launches Annual Lecture Series at Haas; Santa Cruz Mystery Spot Explained; Greenspan Launches Annual Lecture Series at Haas School

September 2, 1998
Top Stories: Berdahl Expresses Sympathy, Explains Due Process Issues; 1998-99 Staff Pay Plans Proposed; "Best" UC Budget in a Decade Features $34 Million Increase

August 26, 1998
Top Stories: "Cash" Infusion at University Relations; Berkeley Math Whiz Garners Fields Medal; Campus Needs $35 Million Network Upgrade, Says Report

August 19, 1998
Top Stories: PATH "Automatic Pilot" Cars Steal the Show in Europe; Researching the Effects of Pesticides on Children

July 15, 1998
Top Stories: Giving Visitors a Warm Welcome; More than 12,000 Students Register for Summer Classes; Goodbye Campus Operators... Hello Information Specialists

June 16, 1998
Top Stories: Pioneering Academic Success in K-12 Schools; Madrid Guides Pledge Programs; Tutoring First-Grades Changes Jamison's Life

June 10, 1998
Top Stories: Edward Penhoet Named Dean of School of Public Health; Laura Tyson Named Dean of Haas School of Business; Mote Named President of University of Maryland

May 13, 1998
Top Stories: Parking Rates to Increase in Fiscal Year 1998-99; Graduating at Last: Staffer Earns Degree; University Medalist Sets High Goals

May 6, 1998
Top Stories: Honoring Savio and Free Speech; 1998 Commencement; Archeology goes high-tech

April 29, 1998
Top Stories: Berdahl Becomes Eighth Chancellor; SAFER Seismic Review Complete

April 22, 1998
Top Stories: Higher Education in the 21st Century: Bill Oldham; Inauguration Festivities Begin; Kofi Annan Wins Campus Hearts and Minds

April 15, 1998
Top Stories: Higher Education in the 21st Century: Eugene Garcia; Brazilian Government Honors Environmentalist Sternberg; A Personal Perspective on Affirmative Action

April 8, 1998
Top Stories: Higher Education in the 21st Century: Carol Christ; Rolling out the Welcome Mat; There's Something for All at Cal Day

April 1, 1998
Top Stories: Admission Numbers Disappoint; Higher Education in the 21st Century; There's Something New Under the Sun at Cal Day '98

March 18, 1998
Top Stories: Fostering Postdoctoral Community; Kofi Annan to Speak on Campus April 20; Joycelyn Elders on Women in Leadership Positions

March 11, 1998
Top Stories: 1998 New Faculty Insert; Two Hundred Boalt Alumnae Gather for First-Ever Reunion; Cuban Delegation Comes to Campus

March 4, 1998
Top Stories: 1998 Admissions Report; From Chancellor Robert Berdahl; New Admission Policy: Gaining a Fuller Picture

February 25, 1998
Top Stories: Frontline Comes to Berkeley; Crime on Campus Declines; Ron Coley: Flying Ahead of the Plane

February 18, 1998
Top Stories: Education Secretary Riley Lauds Gains of Berkeley Pledge; Families Under Siege; Children Taste the Fruits of Their Garden Labors

February 11, 1998
Top Stories: How To Juggle Work and Family; Staff Internships Offer A Career Change Jump Start; Babies from Abroad

February 4, 1998
Top Stories: $3.9 Million Gift Establishes Haas Scholars Program; Boalt's Human Rights Law Clinic Opens; An Update on Human Resource, Financial Administrative Initiatives

January 28, 1998
Top Stories: FEMA Director Visits Campus; Confers on Seismic Retrofit; Atkinson Announces New UC Outreach Effort; Funds OK'd for Staff Recruitment Strategies

January 21, 1998
Top Stories: Wilson's Budget Proposal; Chancellor Berdahl to Speak at the Commonwealth Club; The Building Boom

January 14, 1998
Top Stories: Rising Costs Are Challenge for Library; U.S. Workers Need Skills in Information Technology; The Gulf War Enigma


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