The Cal Alumni Association has named its 2011 Alumnus of the Year: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will be awarded the association’s highest honor in recognition of his scientific contributions, his commitment to addressing the problem of climate change, and his leadership in energy research and policy.
Check out unfolding coverage of how UC Berkeley is responding to the Japan earthquake and tsunami. You’ll find events to attend, comments from campus experts, updates from campus officials, and more. Read more
Jasmina Vujic (center, holding microphone), UC Berkeley professor of nuclear engineering, addresses audience questions at a panel about Japan’s nuclear crisis. Aaron Walburg photo
Posted on March 28, 2011 - 6:04pm