Natalie Rhae—contortionist and assistant director of Circus Spire, a pre-professional youth circus troupe— gives CALIFORNIA a peek behind the scenes of the contemporary circus and shows us why she wants to spread her love of the aerial arts.
WATCH: The Amazing Natalie Rhae
Well, This Is An Honor
It happened again: California Magazine has been recognized as a top college and university general-interest magazine by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)! Over the past decade, California has been awarded two golds and one silver award in this category, and our writers and illustrators have also been honored numerous times by CASE. […]
Print This: UC Berkeley Uses 3D Printers to Construct a First-Ever Cement Pavilion
Perhaps you remember the day when printers, requiring only lowly paper and toner, simply produced documents. Now we’re well on our way into the Jetsonian age: today 3D printers, supplied with a sophisticated cement, can produce a house. That, in fact, is precisely what’s happening at UC Berkeley today as a team headed by associate […]
Jahvid Best Junior/Football Cal football’s explosive running back Jahvid Best will return to the gridiron his junior year as one of the top contenders for the 2009 Heisman Trophy. Last year, the All-American was the conference’s leading rusher, boasting a Cal-record-breaking 8.1 yards per carry. Pia Halbig Junior/Golf In the 2008-09 season, Pia Halbig earned […]