Berkeley in the News Archive

Previous issues of Berkeley in the News are archived below. Past issues include summaries of the stories from that day as well as links to each story and source publication.

Monday, March 27, 2017
Cancer monitoring may someday be done with just a blood test, Zika out of the news but not out of the slums, Europe's CRISPR patent decision
Friday, March 24, 2017
Campus featured on California Bucket List column, Comedian Maz Jobrani to speak at commencement, Professor Stark's passion for edible weeds
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Professor Kuznetz and the MarsSuit Project, Decreased immigration could hurt leading urban centers in the U.S., Students develop Presidential Actions app
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Documentary on Professor Diamond to air on KQED tonight, Open borders and innovation, Nicholas Weaver on the "electronics ban"
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
TOM:Berkeley makers marathon held on campus, Professor Fuller on the L.A. Unified School District's efforts to boost lagging schools, UC divests from more fossil fuel investments
Monday, March 20, 2017
Iranian-American comedian and alum Maz Jobrani to deliver commencement speech in May, Death Penalty Clinic attorneys write about Arkansas's misguided plan to execute 8 men in 11 days, Professors Hochschild and Lakoff at Wonkathon for resisters
Friday, March 17, 2017
Hawaiian biodiversity began declining several million years ago, Energy Biosciences Institute signs $25 million deal with Shell to fund sustainable energy research, Marion Nestle to speak on food politics Tuesday
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Regents unanimously approve Carol Christ as Berkeley's next chancellor, Professor Keltner and BBC Earth's Real Happiness Project
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Professor Diamond honored, Why athletes' cancer risk is lower, A new lab for augmented and virtual reality
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Carol Christ to be UC Berkeley's first female chancellor, Professors Frankie and Kremen on helping troubled bees, Obamacare repeal would negatively impact California's gig economy
Monday, March 13, 2017
Berkeley's budding data science program, Justice Sotomayor visits Berkeley Law, Former Sen. Barbara Boxer's lecture series launches
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Driverless big rigs cruise Southern California freeway in test run, Memorial Stadium highlighted by U.S. Green Building Council, Lawrence Hall of Science visits Merced County school
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
A personal essay by basketball forward Kristine Anigwe, TDPS students stage 'Polaroid Stories,' The promise of oral delivery vaccines
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Young alum pledges $25 million to Haas School of Business, Radio telescope array receives new infusion of $5.8 million, Nicholas Weaver on WikiLeaks news
Monday, March 6, 2017
Transgender teens face significantly more abuse than peers, Berkeley researchers join NASA quest for life-sustaining technologies, Trade agreements not primarily responsible for manufacturing job losses
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Genomic meltdown led to demise of woolly mammoth, UC President Napolitano on higher ed in the Trump era, The talented bankers behind the Snap IPO
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Citizen scientists invited to join the search for "Planet Nine," Berkeley study found school vouchers a bad bet, Exhibit of Erica Deeman's photography BAMPFA-bound
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
New study links weather cycles to seismicity, Berkeley holds onto title as all-time leading producer of Peace Corps volunteers, MasterCard Foundation Scholar Munya Mahiya profiled
Monday, February 27, 2017
Congresswoman Barbara Lee to speak on campus March 13, Former election official heads to Berkeley Law, Berkeley alum Judy Sakaki to be first Japanese American woman to lead a four-year university
Friday, February 24, 2017
Chancellor Dirks on the American Talent Initiative, UC regents unanimously approve Berkeley alum for chancellor of UC Davis, Student film vying for Oscar this weekend, Cal's video-gaming team triumphs
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Why alum Gary May is a great pick for chancellor of UC Davis, Professor Eisen on the March for Science, History student to perform Ella Fitzgerald tribute concert
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Fannie Lou Hamer Black Resource Center opens, Berkeley alum named chancellor of UC Davis, Professor Bea on California's "patch and pray" approach to levee repairs
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Eclipse Megamovie Project aims to crowdsource documentary of rare celestial event, Current storms point to risks with climate change, Professor Zimring's new book on police killings
Friday, February 17, 2017
NASA solicits help from amateur astronomers to find Planet 9, An interview with Professor Doudna, Trump's sales pitch, The Nile Project returns to Zellerbach
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Deciphering the CRISPR patent decision, New recycling project targets and benefits 3D printing on campus, Cal Performances presents Maria Schneider's orchestra
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
New metal discovery could lead to materials that conduct electricity without conducting heat, Professor Kutz proposes a "Public Conscience Fund," A Robert Frank pop-up show
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
The Human Rights Center's new Investigations Lab, Volunteers meet at Berkeley to salvage federal climate data, Professor Bea on the previously known risks at the Oroville Dam
Monday, February 13, 2017
Professor Sitar on the Oroville Dam, Berkeley Law staffers create activist website, Rebounds for Rama
Friday, February 10, 2017
Campus officials on balancing free speech and public safety, Professor Yoo on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision on Trump's travel ban, Proposed legislation would address PUC safety concerns
Thursday, February 9, 2017
Astronomer Aaron Parsons' letter to Trump, Berkeley studies support integration policies, The timeliness of BAMPFA's "Hippie Modernism" exhibit
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Biohub team selected for $50 million project, An interview with Chancellor Dirks, College of Environmental Design panel discusses Cities in the Age of Trump, Hippie Modernism at BAMPFA
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Validating NOAA's climate data, Professor Yoo's "grave concerns," A campus tour for visitors from Berkeley's partner city in Germany
Monday, February 6, 2017
Chan Zuckerberg grant to benefit Terner Center for Housing Innovation, Stock market "Sell in May and Go Away" pattern confirmed by a hair, Berkeley College Republican VP defends campus administration's protection of First Amendment rights
Friday, February 3, 2017
Recovering from a turbulent week on campus, Berkeley's investments in innovation, Brain disease and the importance of federal investment in basic research
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Trump threatens university's funding following Yiannopoulos protest, Faculty weigh in on Senate confirmation hearings for Judge Gorsuch, Professor Mukherjee dies
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Climate letter to Trump signed by 2,300 California faculty, Analysis finds Gorsuch would be second most conservative justice on the Supreme Court, Remembering Professor Rosenfeld
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Students in limbo with Trump's travel ban, Professor DeLay on Mexico's underappreciated power, Professor DeLong on NAFTA's overestimated impact on manufacturing jobs
Monday, January 30, 2017
Editorial praises colleges that foster upward mobility, Berkeley experts weigh in on Trump's policies, The growing tinder box of California forests
Friday, January 27, 2017
A theoretical blueprint for time crystals, Why repealing the ACA could most harm people who strive hardest to overcome obstacles
Thursday, January 26, 2017
J-School graduates nominated for Oscars, UC reassures DACA beneficiaries, Professor Eisen on the suppression of scientists, Coach Wilcox profiled
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Calling for a stepped-up role for California in fighting climate change, Boosting yield in cassava and other food crops, Challenge Lab targets meat substitutes
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
New computer science research initiative -- RISELab -- announced, Brain at work in the blink of an eye, Fake News panel
Monday, January 23, 2017
Emotional benefits of feeling awe in nature, Professor Fuller on Trump's inauguration claims about education, Marchers make the most of prank protest
Friday, January 20, 2017
The science of blinking, J-School hosts panel on fake news, Crowdfunding expands the reach of venture capital
Thursday, January 19, 2017
UC bucks elitist trend, California's climate policies bring economic benefits, The hottest year on record
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Justin Wilcox hired as Cal's new head football coach, Professor Ranney on American climate change denial, Alum and former lecturer Kevin Starr dies
Friday, January 13, 2017
UC named to Top 100 Global Innovator list, Protecting UC's Dreamers, The challenge of understanding the brain
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Snails spread disease far and wide, Pay advantage of college graduates at record high, Professors Wasserman and García Bedolla on Trump's press conference
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
New study predicts California's higher minimum wage will boost economy, 306-degree views from the tops of sequoias, Professor Hochschild profiled
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
The global cost of climate change, Innovation hubs benefit all types of workers, Prioritize cultural fit in hiring decisions
Monday, January 9, 2017
Student arrested for stabbing and related homicide, Coach Sonny Dykes fired, Professor Hochschild on the Women's March on Washington
Friday, January 6, 2017
More compact CRISPR enzymes discovered, Income inequality and the middle class, Zellerbach's phenomenal sound system
Thursday, January 5, 2017
Climate change hiatus disproved, Source of fast radio burst pinpointed, Dismantled Obamacare could hurt California economy
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Dean Gilless co-launches nonprofit to advance new fire management strategies, Professor Allen on the Hayward Fault's creepiness, Professor Alper signs petition opposing Sessions appointment
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Denisovan gene may have helped Inuits adapt to cold, Income inequality study shows severe gender imbalance among top 1 percent, De-Cal classes offer academic relief
Monday, December 19, 2016
Another record year for freshman applications, Berkeley named nations top college for coders, MyShake records 400+ quakes, An epic wheelchair trek
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Berkeley scientists to participate in new Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Berkeley moves up in Times Higher Education ranking, Making room for new students, Buddhist art exhibit at BAMPFA
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Brita joins campus in sustainability program, Public companies moving West, Scientists warn about the election's environmental stakes, Poet Mary Szybist in residency
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
New insights into the brain's hippocampus, Scientists aim to improve efficiency of photosynthesis, New poll finds Clinton losing ground but still leading in California
Monday, September 19, 2016
Anthropology professor emerita Elizabeth Colson dies, Professor Hood and the Bayview Opera House renovation, Professor Trujillo's new book on school reform
Thursday, September 15, 2016
New insights into the eye's color-sensing cells, Campus and city of San Francisco to carry on with smart transit research, Good news in housing recovery, Professor Walker's sleep tracker
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Federal assistance required if California wants water tunnels, Doctoral student Rebecca Taylor on Prop. 67 and plastic bag bans, Professor Arlie Hochschild's new book on longlist for National Book Award
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Berkeley again the top public school in U.S. News & World Report ranking, What mountaineering expeditions teach us about team management, Turning teenage defiance into a good thing
Monday, September 12, 2016
Campus experts weigh in on climate issues, How sleep deprivation hampers our emotional processing, New Magnes exhibit highlights Jewish life in Italy centuries ago
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Berkeley profile in Best Colleges 2016, Parchment ranking, Professor Hsiang on El Niño's threat to the tropics, Fighting fire with fire
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Study finds latest generations of immigrants assimilating well, People of color most exposed to environmental health hazards, Search for the brightest needs to be expanded
Monday, September 21, 2015
Berkeley publishes landmark transparency report, Professor O'Connell finds Obama's administration the most diverse in history, Invisibility cloak a step closer to reality
Friday, September 18, 2015
Minorities disproportionately exposed to environmental hazards, Homeownership rates steadily decline, A tiny invisibility cloak, Inuit genes accommodate high-fat diet
Thursday, September 17, 2015
UC dominates list of colleges doing the most for low-income students, Berkeley second for number of applications, What's good for Inuits may not be good for you, Promising news for invisibility cloaks
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
UC shines in College Scorecard, Bovine leukemia virus linked to breast cancer risk, Professor Murayama on the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
The beetle behind the Valley fire, Professor Sugarman on e-cigarette policies, Berkeley 26th in QS World Universities Ranking
Monday, September 14, 2015
Janet Yellen profiled, Professor Auerbach on Jeb Bush's tax plan, Professor Neiman on making government more entrepreneurial
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement, Professor Gutierrez on climate change, Anton Tremsin's Timepix
Monday, September 22, 2014
Celebration of 50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement set to begin, Berkeley forest threatened by the King Fire, Science of Happiness MOOC launched
Friday, September 19, 2014
Professor Echaveste nominated U.S. ambassador to Mexico, Water experts win 2014 Obama-Singh Award, Used electric car batteries could help store state's renewable energy
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Berkeley Talks arts series set to begin Oct. 10, Stickleback fish evolution offers insight into DNA changes, Human faces evolved to look unique
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Prefrontal part of the brain linked to honesty, Berkeley ranks 8th for billionaire graduates
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Human faces evolved to be recognizable, Berkeley-Rupp Architecture Prize awarded, UC Ventures fund launched
Monday, September 15, 2014
New insight into Alzheimer's disease, Bird diversity better with mixed agriculture than with monocultures, Saving the pupfish, Professor Brewer's Gram Power project with USAID
Monday, March 27, 2017
Cancer monitoring may someday be done with just a blood test, Zika out of the news but not out of the slums, Europe's CRISPR patent decision
Friday, March 24, 2017
Campus featured on California Bucket List column, Comedian Maz Jobrani to speak at commencement, Professor Stark's passion for edible weeds
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Professor Kuznetz and the MarsSuit Project, Decreased immigration could hurt leading urban centers in the U.S., Students develop Presidential Actions app
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Documentary on Professor Diamond to air on KQED tonight, Open borders and innovation, Nicholas Weaver on the "electronics ban"
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
TOM:Berkeley makers marathon held on campus, Professor Fuller on the L.A. Unified School District's efforts to boost lagging schools, UC divests from more fossil fuel investments
Monday, March 20, 2017
Iranian-American comedian and alum Maz Jobrani to deliver commencement speech in May, Death Penalty Clinic attorneys write about Arkansas's misguided plan to execute 8 men in 11 days, Professors Hochschild and Lakoff at Wonkathon for resisters
Friday, March 17, 2017
Hawaiian biodiversity began declining several million years ago, Energy Biosciences Institute signs $25 million deal with Shell to fund sustainable energy research, Marion Nestle to speak on food politics Tuesday
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Regents unanimously approve Carol Christ as Berkeley's next chancellor, Professor Keltner and BBC Earth's Real Happiness Project
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Professor Diamond honored, Why athletes' cancer risk is lower, A new lab for augmented and virtual reality
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Carol Christ to be UC Berkeley's first female chancellor, Professors Frankie and Kremen on helping troubled bees, Obamacare repeal would negatively impact California's gig economy
Monday, March 13, 2017
Berkeley's budding data science program, Justice Sotomayor visits Berkeley Law, Former Sen. Barbara Boxer's lecture series launches
Thursday, March 9, 2017
Driverless big rigs cruise Southern California freeway in test run, Memorial Stadium highlighted by U.S. Green Building Council, Lawrence Hall of Science visits Merced County school
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
A personal essay by basketball forward Kristine Anigwe, TDPS students stage 'Polaroid Stories,' The promise of oral delivery vaccines
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Young alum pledges $25 million to Haas School of Business, Radio telescope array receives new infusion of $5.8 million, Nicholas Weaver on WikiLeaks news
Monday, March 6, 2017
Transgender teens face significantly more abuse than peers, Berkeley researchers join NASA quest for life-sustaining technologies, Trade agreements not primarily responsible for manufacturing job losses
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Genomic meltdown led to demise of woolly mammoth, UC President Napolitano on higher ed in the Trump era, The talented bankers behind the Snap IPO
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Citizen scientists invited to join the search for "Planet Nine," Berkeley study found school vouchers a bad bet, Exhibit of Erica Deeman's photography BAMPFA-bound
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
New study links weather cycles to seismicity, Berkeley holds onto title as all-time leading producer of Peace Corps volunteers, MasterCard Foundation Scholar Munya Mahiya profiled
Monday, February 27, 2017
Congresswoman Barbara Lee to speak on campus March 13, Former election official heads to Berkeley Law, Berkeley alum Judy Sakaki to be first Japanese American woman to lead a four-year university
Friday, February 24, 2017
Chancellor Dirks on the American Talent Initiative, UC regents unanimously approve Berkeley alum for chancellor of UC Davis, Student film vying for Oscar this weekend, Cal's video-gaming team triumphs
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Why alum Gary May is a great pick for chancellor of UC Davis, Professor Eisen on the March for Science, History student to perform Ella Fitzgerald tribute concert
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Fannie Lou Hamer Black Resource Center opens, Berkeley alum named chancellor of UC Davis, Professor Bea on California's "patch and pray" approach to levee repairs
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Eclipse Megamovie Project aims to crowdsource documentary of rare celestial event, Current storms point to risks with climate change, Professor Zimring's new book on police killings
Friday, February 17, 2017
NASA solicits help from amateur astronomers to find Planet 9, An interview with Professor Doudna, Trump's sales pitch, The Nile Project returns to Zellerbach
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Deciphering the CRISPR patent decision, New recycling project targets and benefits 3D printing on campus, Cal Performances presents Maria Schneider's orchestra
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
New metal discovery could lead to materials that conduct electricity without conducting heat, Professor Kutz proposes a "Public Conscience Fund," A Robert Frank pop-up show
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
The Human Rights Center's new Investigations Lab, Volunteers meet at Berkeley to salvage federal climate data, Professor Bea on the previously known risks at the Oroville Dam
Monday, February 13, 2017
Professor Sitar on the Oroville Dam, Berkeley Law staffers create activist website, Rebounds for Rama
Friday, February 10, 2017
Campus officials on balancing free speech and public safety, Professor Yoo on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision on Trump's travel ban, Proposed legislation would address PUC safety concerns
Thursday, February 8, 2017
Astronomer Aaron Parsons' letter to Trump, Berkeley studies support integration policies, The timeliness of BAMPFA's "Hippie Modernism" exhibit
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Biohub team selected for $50 million project, An interview with Chancellor Dirks, College of Environmental Design panel discusses Cities in the Age of Trump, Hippie Modernism at BAMPFA
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Validating NOAA's climate data, Professor Yoo's "grave concerns," A campus tour for visitors from Berkeley's partner city in Germany
Monday, February 6, 2017
Chan Zuckerberg grant to benefit Terner Center for Housing Innovation, Stock market "Sell in May and Go Away" pattern confirmed by a hair, Berkeley College Republican VP defends campus administration's protection of First Amendment rights
Friday, February 3, 2017
Recovering from a turbulent week on campus, Berkeley's investments in innovation, Brain disease and the importance of federal investment in basic research
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Trump threatens university's funding following Yiannopoulos protest, Faculty weigh in on Senate confirmation hearings for Judge Gorsuch, Professor Mukherjee dies
Wednesday, January 1, 2017
Climate letter to Trump signed by 2,300 California faculty, Analysis finds Gorsuch would be second most conservative justice on the Supreme Court, Remembering Professor Rosenfeld
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Students in limbo with Trump's travel ban, Professor DeLay on Mexico's underappreciated power, Professor DeLong on NAFTA's overestimated impact on manufacturing jobs
Monday, January 30, 2017
Editorial praises colleges that foster upward mobility, Berkeley experts weigh in on Trump's policies, The growing tinder box of California forests
Friday, January 27, 2017
A theoretical blueprint for time crystals, Why repealing the ACA could most harm people who strive hardest to overcome obstacles
Thursday, January 26, 2017
J-School graduates nominated for Oscars, UC reassures DACA beneficiaries, Professor Eisen on the suppression of scientists, Coach Wilcox profiled
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Calling for a stepped-up role for California in fighting climate change, Boosting yield in cassava and other food crops, Challenge Lab targets meat substitutes
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
New computer science research initiative -- RISELab -- announced, Brain at work in the blink of an eye, Fake News panel
Monday, January 23, 2017
Emotional benefits of feeling awe in nature, Professor Fuller on Trump's inauguration claims about education, Marchers make the most of prank protest
Friday, January 20, 2017
The science of blinking, J-School hosts panel on fake news, Crowdfunding expands the reach of venture capital
Thursday, January 19, 2017
UC bucks elitist trend, California's climate policies bring economic benefits, The hottest year on record
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Justin Wilcox hired as Cal's new head football coach, Professor Ranney on American climate change denial, Alum and former lecturer Kevin Starr dies
Friday, January 13, 2017
UC named to Top 100 Global Innovator list, Protecting UC's Dreamers, The challenge of understanding the brain
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Snails spread disease far and wide, Pay advantage of college graduates at record high, Professors Wasserman and García Bedolla on Trump's press conference
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
New study predicts California's higher minimum wage will boost economy, 306-degree views from the tops of sequoias, Professor Hochschild profiled
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
The global cost of climate change, Innovation hubs benefit all types of workers, Prioritize cultural fit in hiring decisions
Monday, January 9, 2017
Student arrested for stabbing and related homicide, Coach Sonny Dykes fired, Professor Hochschild on the Women's March on Washington
Monday, January 9, 2017
Student arrested for stabbing and related homicide, Coach Sonny Dykes fired, Professor Hochschild on the Women's March on Washington
Friday, January 6, 2017
More compact CRISPR enzymes discovered, Income inequality and the middle class, Zellerbach's phenomenal sound system
Thursday, January 5, 2017
Climate change hiatus disproved, Source of fast radio burst pinpointed, Dismantled Obamacare could hurt California economy
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Dean Gilless co-launches nonprofit to advance new fire management strategies, Professor Allen on the Hayward Fault's creepiness, Professor Alper signs petition opposing Sessions appointment
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Denisovan gene may have helped Inuits adapt to cold, Income inequality study shows severe gender imbalance among top 1 percent, De-Cal classes offer academic relief
Monday, December 19, 2016
Another record year for freshman applications, Berkeley named nations top college for coders, MyShake records 400+ quakes, An epic wheelchair trek
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Berkeley scientists to participate in new Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Berkeley moves up in Times Higher Education ranking, Making room for new students, Buddhist art exhibit at BAMPFA
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Brita joins campus in sustainability program, Public companies moving West, Scientists warn about the election's environmental stakes, Poet Mary Szybist in residency
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
New insights into the brain's hippocampus, Scientists aim to improve efficiency of photosynthesis, New poll finds Clinton losing ground but still leading in California
Monday, September 19, 2016
Anthropology professor emerita Elizabeth Colson dies, Professor Hood and the Bayview Opera House renovation, Professor Trujillo's new book on school reform
Thursday, September 15, 2016
New insights into the eye's color-sensing cells, Campus and city of San Francisco to carry on with smart transit research, Good news in housing recovery, Professor Walker's sleep tracker
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Federal assistance required if California wants water tunnels, Doctoral student Rebecca Taylor on Prop. 67 and plastic bag bans, Professor Arlie Hochschild's new book on longlist for National Book Award
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Berkeley again the top public school in U.S. News & World Report ranking, What mountaineering expeditions teach us about team management, Turning teenage defiance into a good thing
Monday, September 12, 2016
Campus experts weigh in on climate issues, How sleep deprivation hampers our emotional processing, New Magnes exhibit highlights Jewish life in Italy centuries ago
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Berkeley profile in Best Colleges 2016, Parchment ranking, Professor Hsiang on El Niño's threat to the tropics, Fighting fire with fire
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Study finds latest generations of immigrants assimilating well, People of color most exposed to environmental health hazards, Search for the brightest needs to be expanded
Monday, September 21, 2015
Berkeley publishes landmark transparency report, Professor O'Connell finds Obama's administration the most diverse in history, Invisibility cloak a step closer to reality
Friday, September 18, 2015
Minorities disproportionately exposed to environmental hazards, Homeownership rates steadily decline, A tiny invisibility cloak, Inuit genes accommodate high-fat diet
Thursday, September 17, 2015
UC dominates list of colleges doing the most for low-income students, Berkeley second for number of applications, What's good for Inuits may not be good for you, Promising news for invisibility cloaks
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
UC shines in College Scorecard, Bovine leukemia virus linked to breast cancer risk, Professor Murayama on the Large Hadron Collider
Tuesday, August 15, 2015
The beetle behind the Valley fire, Professor Sugarman on e-cigarette policies, Berkeley 26th in QS World Universities Ranking
Monday, September 14, 2015
Janet Yellen profiled, Professor Auerbach on Jeb Bush's tax plan, Professor Neiman on making government more entrepreneurial
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement, Professor Gutierrez on climate change, Anton Tremsin's Timepix
Monday, September 22, 2014
Celebration of 50th anniversary of the Free Speech Movement set to begin, Berkeley forest threatened by the King Fire, Science of Happiness MOOC launched
Friday, September 19, 2014
Professor Echaveste nominated U.S. ambassador to Mexico, Water experts win 2014 Obama-Singh Award, Used electric car batteries could help store state's renewable energy
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Berkeley Talks arts series set to begin Oct. 10, Stickleback fish evolution offers insight into DNA changes, Human faces evolved to look unique
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Prefrontal part of the brain linked to honesty, Berkeley ranks 8th for billionaire graduates
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Human faces evolved to be recognizable, Berkeley-Rupp Architecture Prize awarded, UC Ventures fund launched
Monday, September 15, 2014
New insight into Alzheimer's disease, Bird diversity better with mixed agriculture than with monocultures, Saving the pupfish, Professor Brewer's Gram Power project with USAID
Monday, September 23, 2013
A cross-generational study of pesticides, Professor Fletcher on the good side of frequent cellphone upgrades, Stadium's press box wins national award
Friday, September 20, 2013
Calcium could help acid-rain damaged forests recover, Four new legless lizard species identified, Crowdfunding for financial aid
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Promise for Education campaign launched to crowdfund financial aid, Parasite permanently alters host's brain
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Bacterial protein pump developed to boost biofuel production, Four new legless lizard species identified, A new system for fire management developed at Sagehen Creek Field Station
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Professor Yellen now frontrunner for Fed chair, Former professor, dean and provost Roderic Park dies, A $2.85 million grant for Jewish law institute
Monday, September 16, 2013
Emisssions monitoring to begin next year, Bill for early earthquake warning system awaits governor's signature, Professor Yellen's key rival for Fed chair drops out