Greasy pizza boxes, layers of shower scum and several weeks worth of dirty laundry evoke classic scenes from a college dorm room. But now with a new technology being installed at Cal this week, those smells could be left out.
Former University of California at Berkeley and San Francisco Giant baseball player Jeff Kent has made a donation of more than $500,000 to his alma mater for a scholarship for female student-athletes, university officials said.
An Obama administration effort to combat violence against women, especially on college campuses, could keep some students at UC Berkeley from enrolling for the spring semester.
Arizona got the ball back with less than a minute left and pulled off the miracle when Austin Hill, a senior who missed last season with a torn ACL, brought the ball down between five Cal defenders.
Before the season, Las Vegas bookies said the California Golden Bears would be lucky to win three games (they set the over-under line at 2.5 wins). That’s what happens when you only beat Portland State the prior year. But after two fairly dominant victories to start the year, the team has to be feeling good about its chances to cover that bet.
Jared Goff matched his career high of 4 touchdown passes, backup Luke Rubenzer threw for one and ran for another, and California beat Sacramento State 55-14 on Saturday.
High school is not for everyone — certainly not for 15-year-old Sage Ryan who managed to skip it all together and is now entering as a junior at UC Berkeley.
A possibly suicidal person who was locked in a Cal Bears storage facility in West Berkeley Wednesday afternoon was convinced to come outside and is in police custody, a police spokeswoman said.
Attorneys representing the family of former California football player Ted Agu filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Regents of the University of California.
Jump On Tomorrow: Berkeley Kite Festival, Great Bull Run, Market Street Transit Lanes, International Soccer At Cal, Sunday’s SF Marathon
Coming Saturday: Market Street transit lane painting, Berkeley kite festival, running bulls in Pleasanton, international soccer at Cal, and (Sunday) the San Francisco Marathon returns.