Tag: UC Berkeley

Charles Phan Plans to Open Café at UC Berkeley

Charles Phan Plans to Open Café at UC Berkeley

| March 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Charles Phan is planning to take over the café at UC Berkeley’s Wurster Hall in the fall serving his trademark organic, international food. It will be the famous chef’s first venture in the East Bay.

Continue Reading

Bittman Does Berkeley: Talking Food Politics With Mark Bittman

Bittman Does Berkeley: Talking Food Politics With Mark Bittman

| February 13, 2015 | 3 Comments

“People are suffering. We need to fix that, but that’s not a cooking problem. If there’s a cooking problem, I can solve it. Cooking is easy. Social justice problems are not so easy.”

Continue Reading

A Conversation with the Top Dog Guy

A Conversation with the Top Dog Guy

| February 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

Max Gibson talks to “The Top Dog Guy” about working there for 23 years, watching college kids come and go, and how to deal with jerks.

Continue Reading

Occupy Movement Focuses on Urban Farming

Occupy Movement Focuses on Urban Farming

| May 5, 2012 | 4 Comments

In what seems to be the first action of the Occupy movement in the Bay Area this Spring, activists on the Albany and Berkeley border took to their shovels and hoes to claim a piece of agricultural property and build a community farm.

Continue Reading

Edible Education 101:  Sugar Is Not So Sweet After All

Edible Education 101: Sugar Is Not So Sweet After All

| October 6, 2011 | 5 Comments

UC Berkeley students hear about the evils of sugar at popular food politics class.

Continue Reading

Edible Education 101: Rock Stars of Food Movement Teach UC Berkeley Class

Edible Education 101: Rock Stars of Food Movement Teach UC Berkeley Class

| August 23, 2011 | 4 Comments

New UC Berkeley class explores food politics with some of the food movement’s biggest names. The popular class is open to the general public.

Continue Reading