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Berkeley students offer free tax service in East Bay

Tax-savvy students offer assistance at East Bay sites

March 23, 2015:

Scores of IRS-certified student volunteers, after learning income-tax basics, are helping East Bay residents of limited means prepare their federal and state returns. The students are part of the Berkeley Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.

Magnes director Alla Efimova stepping down

May 30, 2014:

Library leaders are expressing their gratitude for Alla Efimova’s service to the Magnes as she prepares to step down.

New emergency-operations center to hold open house Friday

New emergency-operations center to hold open house Friday April 21, 2014:

The Berkeley campus will hold an open house for its new Emergency Operations Center on Friday, April 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Warren Hall, 2195 Hearst Ave.