April 2016

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UC Berkeley Student sadly unsurprised by shitty handling of Harassment cases

Warning: Contains Strong Language Following the recent revelation of 19 sexual harassment cases filed against the University that have been kept quiet by UC Berkeley officials until now, sophomore Bernice Chen revealed that she failed to be surprised anymore by the University’s failure to provide an adequate response to sexual harassment…

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Student Donates Kidney to get into Undergraduate Research

Student donates kidney to make himself more competitive for undergrad research program Last week, pre-med junior James Nephron was in the middle of his MCB 102 midterm when he realized that the year was almost over and he had yet to participate in undergraduate research. Nephron was so shocked he…

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UCB Administration holds “Baked Sale” to raise funds for school

Green is in the air as the University sells blunts to make up lost funds On April 20th, as hundreds of students flocked to Memorial Glade in Bob Marley shirts to look for a cure for their moderate glaucoma, anxiety, and stress, the University announced that it would be holding…

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CS61A Group Project becomes New Enrollment System

UC Berkeley uses CS student project for new enrollment system in order to help save money On March 2016, UC Berkeley switched over its enrollment system from Telebears to Cal Central. This change will move informational services and websites such as Tele-Bears, MyFinAid, Bearfacts, and Chancellor Dirks’s personal tumblr into…

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Berkeley student fits entire Crossroads salad bar into backpack

UCB students puts Salad Bar into Backpack Pocketing a couple pieces of fruit or even an entire Tupperware container of quinoa is a common habit for students eating at Crossroads Dining Commons. However, grocery shopping at Crossroads was taken to a new extreme this week when first year Econ major…

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UC Berkeley student finds Affordable Apartment

               Berkeley Sophomore manages to find inexpensive apartment Last week, sophomore Jacqueline Broma managed to sign the contract on a 2000 sq. foot single apartment for just $600 a month. Broma’s apartment came complete with running water, toilet, microwave, and the luxury of a…