Tag: UC Berkeley
UC Berkeley, fresh off a terrible season on the gridiron, makes deal to rename its field ‘Kabam.’
Early evidence of her political acumen at UC bodes well for her future in politics in the Golden State.
Cal’s new chancellor talks about challenges facing UC’s elite campus, including soaring costs for students.
Obama names Haas School of Business professor after his first choice for key economic post bows out.
Bay Area researchers among a trio who discovered the machinery cells use to transport key molecules.
by Charla Bear California congressional representatives are joining students in the nation’s capital today to try to stop a student loan interest rate hike. If Congress doesn’t act by July 1, rates on federally subsidized Stafford loans will double. While fewer California students borrow money for school than the national average, many do take out […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Women’s rights attorney Gloria Allred joined students from four U.S. colleges and universities on Wednesday to announce the filing of federal complaints over how the higher-education institutions handle rape allegations. Students who attended the New York news conference said the colleges and universities had not taken their rape complaints seriously. Tucker […]
Ever wonder how a major league baseball player hits a 90-mph fastball? Ask some researchers at UC Berkeley, who have identified an area of the brain that makes it possible. Look at the numbers alone and hitting a home run seems next to impossible. A fastball takes .4 seconds to reach home plate after it […]
The new football coach for the University of California, Berkeley promised on Thursday to “turn this program around.” In a press conference introducing him to the Bay Area, Sonny Dykes said “we will put the ball in the air. Our brand of football is fun. That’s what’s exciting for the fans out there.” Dykes, who […]