Allyson Tintiangco-Cubales: Developing a Philosophy, Building a MovementBy Heather Johnson
Advocate, professor, and non-profit co-founder, Allyson Tintiangco-Cubales ’93, Ph.D., has devoted her career to Ethnic Studies as a path to wellness, liberation, and belonging.
Cal Alumni Welcome Our Newest Golden Bears
This summer, Golden Bears across the country were thrilled to welcome our newest students in person at Summer Welcome Party gatherings.
The Armenian Legacy at UC Berkeley
Explore the history of the UC Berkeley Armenian Alumni Chapter and the profound impact of Professor Stephan Astourian.
The Afterlife of the American Empire
The Cal Pilipinx community challenges the 'friendly colonialism' narrative.
Midori Kono Thiel: A Life of ArtBy Josephine Thorton
The Japanese American Women Alumnae of UC Berkeley (JAWAUCB) honored Midori Kono Thiel ’55, MFA ’59, with its 2022 Outstanding Alumnae Award. The recipients of this award have distinguished themselves through their academic careers, contributions to their community, and career accomplishments.
Helping Students Rise in Community, Toward Purpose
Though there are many resources for those who pursue higher education, navigating the post-grad landscape is less clear, especially for students from underrepresented backgrounds.*
To Live for the Harvest
How farmworkers who “live for the harvest” are impacted most by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ethics and Identity
“We need to be in relationship with one another. We need to break bread with each other if we want to see change,” says Lupe Gallegos-Diaz ’86.
Paying It Forward: The JAWA Legacy
Obstacles faced by Nisei Japanese students in the 1920s—and students' ability to overcome them—laid the foundation for today's Japanese American Women Alumnae of UC Berkeley.
A Voice, a Home: How the Pilipinx American Alumni Chapter Raised $25K to Support Filipino Language Students
Expanding the language program at Cal is an essential step towards a deeper sense of community around Pilipinx heritage and identity.
More than a Mirage: Cal Bears Provide Real Community Support for Students in Coachella Valley
Being a new face in a big place like Berkeley can be overwhelming—but for one student, all that changed with one dinner.
Offer: Accepted? Alumni Encourage Students to Choose Cal at Virtual “Yield” Events
At the close of Alumni Week, newly admitted students from all over the country came together virtually through chapter-led Yield events. During Yield, the Berkeley community engages with newly admitted students and helps them feel welcome at Cal so that they can feel confident in choosing UC Berkeley. Students participate in lectures and panels and attend department-led information sessions.