UC's divestment from South Africa helped bring down the apartheid regime in Pretoria, but it didn't happen without a struggle.
Can they make a go of their unprecedented situation, even as the volatile Middle East conflict incites passions and protests on University of California campuses?
“We’ll probably see more vector-borne diseases as climate change progresses and mosquitoes discover expanded habitat,” says John Swartzberg, clinical professor emeritus at the School of Public Health
George Ban-Weiss is all about being cool. Not only does coolness figuratively define his work as a professional jazz bassist, it almost literally defines his career as a scientist.
Lawyers are expensive—and except for kangaroos, wild animals don’t even have pockets to carry around cash. Here’s who picks up the tab.
To mark 20th anniversary of the Human Rights Center at Berkeley Law, the photo exhibit “Envisioning Human Rights” features stunning images of humanity at its best and worst.
In five floors of the Berkeley icon lay tons of fossils extracted from treasure troves of prehistoric preservation such as the La Brea Tar Pits. So who uses this stuff?
Research keeps confirming that to be successful, women need more of what they lack: confidence. But therein lies the paradox.
Berkeley-trained engineering specialist hopes wineries will invest in this method to save “liquid money”—and human lives—before the next big earthquake.
Without Occupying Wall Street or the limelight, this Berkeley-based economist demonstrated that 95 percent of income growth has been flowing to the top 1 percent. The rest of us saw our “recovery” take the form of a rounding error.
UC Berkeley expert: “We have to be proactive, we have to get going. What we do—or don’t do—right now will affect the Sierra Nevada for the next century or more.”