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Music department piano, instruments sale will be grand

Tuning up for a super sale of musical instruments

August 12, 2014:

An upcoming sale of lightly used pianos and other musical instruments will help provide instruments for UC Berkeley music students every year. The event is open to students, faculty, staff and the public.

Grave matters

Grave matters October 10, 2012:

For most of his scholarly career, Berkeley historian Thomas Laqueur has looked at the ways that political and ecclesiastical powers have regarded our living bodies. Over the past decade, reports California Magazine, Laqueur’s interests have shifted to new terrain: burial grounds on four continents, and their role in civilization.