Best Literary Landmarks In The East BayThe East Bay has a number of literary landmarks from such illustrious writers as Jack London, Robert Louis Stevenson, Gertrude Stein, Phillip Dick, Irving Stone, Norman Mailer, Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg.
Smokers Fuming About Tobacco Ban On UC, Cal Campuses Smoking and the use of all tobacco products are now banned at all University of California and Cal-State campuses. As expected, some smokers at UC Berkeley aren’t happy about the new restrictions.
UC Berkeley Campus Cop Accidentally Shoots Himself In The LegA University of California Berkeley campus police officer accidentally shot himself in the leg Tuesday morning as he prepared for work, according to a report in the Oakland Tribune.
Occupy Cal Protesters Set Up Tents At UC BerkeleyOccupy Cal protesters have set up seven tents on Sproul Plaza on the University of California at Berkeley campus, according to a spokesman for the group.
Occupy Cal Protesters Stay Defiant, Police Yet To Take ActionA festive and calm atmosphere prevailed Wednesday on the steps of Sproul Hall at the University of California at Berkeley, where Occupy Cal protesters have erected about 15 tents.
Occupy Cal Campers Ignore Police Warnings To LeaveOccupy Cal protesters stayed overnight in tents at Sproul Plaza at the University of California at Berkeley campus again Tuesday night after repeated warnings by police to leave their encampment.
Thousands Gather For Day Of Protests At Cal CampusDozens of students and faculty at the University of California, Berkeley gathered Tuesday for teach-ins at an outdoor plaza as part of a campus strike to protest tuition hikes and budget cuts.
2 Arrested In Combative UC Berkeley Protests Over Tuition HikesTwo people were arrested on the University of California at Berkeley campus Thursday night during protests of the UC system’s proposed plan to hike tuition by as much as $10,000 per year.
UC Berkeley Classrooms Occupied By Tuition Hike ProtestersPolice say that a demonstration involving dozens of student protesters who had occupied a building on the University of California, Berkeley campus has dispersed.