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Isabelle Thuy Pelaud: How I found myself at UC Berkeley

Isabelle Thuy Pelaud: How I found myself at UC Berkeley

July 1, 2014:

Young Isabelle Thuy Pelaud, of French-Vietnamese heritage, felt like an outsider in her native village in France, and that didn’t change when she went to work for a Milpitas deli owner and his family. Her employer told her that UC was not for her. But Pelaud studied hard, got into UC Berkeley and found a world of knowledge here — and herself. Now she is a published author and a tenured professor at San Francisco State University.

UC president: Donate to cancer research at tax time with video

UC president: Donate to cancer research at tax time February 7, 2014:

UC President Janet Napolitano, in a Feb. 7 letter, encouraged UC faculty, staff and students to make a donation to two UC cancer-research programs when preparing their state tax return.

Campus offers a bounty of holiday shopping, events, fun

Campus offers a bounty of holiday shopping, events, fun December 3, 2013:

The UC Berkeley campus, with its wealth of public museums and their gift shops, offers a wealth of opportunities for holiday shopping, entertaining, culture and family fun. Here’s a list of just a few.