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Visitors share photos — lots of them — of Cal Day 2012

Visitors share photos — lots of them — of Cal Day 2012 April 23, 2012:

Visitors to Cal Day 2012 uploaded a mountain of photos of Saturday’s campus open house. Check out what what they saw and did in one sunny, fun-filled day this April.

One student’s Alternative Break in New Orleans

One student’s Alternative Break in New Orleans April 10, 2012:

After a week helping rebuild New Orleans’ Lower 9th Ward, UC Berkeley student Alicia Hernandez writes that she and her group found common cause with the residents’ fight for equality and justice and “we resolved that in some way, their struggles are bound up with ours.”

Chancellor Birgeneau announces he will step down at year’s end

Chancellor Birgeneau announces he will step down at year’s end March 13, 2012:

Chancellor Birgeneau will step down from his post on Dec. 31, 2012, he announced Tuesday in a letter to the campus community. UC President Yudof praised him as “a passionate, dedicated and effective steward of the world’s greatest public university.”

U.S. Senator Dick Durbin to be special IGS Salon guest

U.S. Senator Dick Durbin to be special IGS Salon guest March 12, 2012:

U.S. Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin will offer his insights about politics in Washington at the April 12 IGS Salon.