Campus Notices archive

UPDATE: UC Berkeley administrators issue statement on Saturday, Dec. 13 incidents

UPDATE: UC Berkeley administrators issue statement on Saturday, Dec. 13 incidents December 14, 2014:

Chancellor Dirks and EVCP Steele sent a response to the campus community regarding events that occurred early Saturday morning

UC’s first crop of ‘global food’ fellows includes three Berkeley students

UC’s first crop of ‘global food’ fellows includes three Berkeley students December 10, 2014:

Three UC Berkeley students are among 54 fellows announced Dec. 9 by the University of California’s Global Food Initiative, launched earlier this year to address food security, health and sustainability issues.

Forestry club offers holiday trees, fresh from the Sierra

Forestry club offers holiday trees, fresh from the Sierra December 5, 2014:

Evergreen trees sustainably harvested in the Sierra by the Cal Forestry Club are on sale Dec. 7 to 13 at Mulford Hall. Proceeds from the annual sale support professional development for members of the 102-year-old student organization.

New building aims to transform Berkeley-Haas student experience

New building aims to transform Berkeley-Haas student experience December 4, 2014:

Berkeley’s Haas School of Business is constructing a new six-story academic building devoted entirely to student learning and interaction, it was announced Thursday. The $60 million structure will be funded with private donations from alumni and friends of the school.

National Medal of Science ceremony streamed live from White House Nov. 20

National Medal of Science ceremony streamed live from White House Nov. 20 November 19, 2014:

President Barack Obama will honor three UC Berkeley faculty members on Thursday, Nov. 20, at a White House ceremony for the 19 new winners of the National Medals of Science and National Medals of Technology & Innovation.

Latest NCAA data show improvements in grad rates

Latest NCAA data show improvements in grad rates October 28, 2014:

According to the latest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) data released by the NCAA , the vast majority of Berkeley’s intercollegiate athletics teams are performing well in the classroom, and steps taken in recent years to improve graduation rates among underperforming programs are showing positive results.