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Camille Withuhn, a former UC Berkeley student, was last seen at the Golden Pines campground in Calaveras County on July 19, 2014. She is described as 5'10" with brown hair and hazel eyes. Withuhn has a tattoo on her left wrist and a scar on the left side of her neck. (Family Photo)

Former UC Berkeley Student Found Safe After Going Missing From Calaveras County Campground

A former University of California at Berkeley student who went missing while camping Saturday was found safe and sound, the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.

07/21/2014

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EPA Awards $200K In Grants To Bay Area Companies Developing Green Tech

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that two Bay Area companies have each been awarded $100,000 contracts for the development of innovative green technologies as part of the agency’s Small Business Innovative Research program.

07/16/2014

Cal names H. Michael Williams interim athletic director, replacing Sandy Barbour. (photo credit: Mark Seelig)

Cal Taps Alum Michael Williams To Replace Barbour As Athletic Director

UC Berkeley wrestling coach and alum H. Michael Williams has been tapped to replace outgoing Athletic Director Sandy Barbour.

06/27/2014

A pregnant Alysia Montano runs in the opening round of the women's 800 meter run during day 2 of the USATF Outdoor Championships at Hornet Stadium on June 26, 2014 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

8 Months Pregnant, Cal Star Runner Competes In 800 Meters At U.S. Championships

A five-time national champion and former Olympian made headlines after running in the U.S. Track and Field Championships while eight months pregnant.

06/27/2014

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Cal Athletic Director Sandy Barbour Stepping Down

California athletic director Sandy Barbour will step down from her position effective July 15.

06/26/2014

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Malia Obama Favors UC Berkeley Over Stanford After College Campus Tour

Malia Obama toured Stanford University and UC Berkeley with friends last weekend while President Obama was delivering a commencement address to UC Irvine graduates.

06/26/2014

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UC Berkeley Among California Universities Needing To Improve Sexual Assault Policies, Audit Finds

UC Berkeley is among four California public universities lacking sufficient sexual assault and harassment policies, according to a state audit.

06/25/2014

Steven Sanchez models an exoskeleton which allow him to walk. (Homayoon Kazerooni/Daily Californian)

UC Berkeley Researchers Build Exoskeleton For Paraplegics Allowing Them To Walk Again

Researchers at University of California, Berkeley are working to build an affordable exoskeleton to allow paraplegics to walk again.

06/12/2014

Vernon 'Cody' Matthews. (Family Photo)

Search Underway For Missing UC Berkeley Student Hiking In Sierra

Search and rescue teams are scouring parts of El Dorado County for a UC Berkeley student who went on a hike on Friday and hasn’t been seen since.

06/10/2014

UC Berkeley campus sather tower

KCBS In Depth: The Challenges For UC Berkeley’s Chancellor

UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks, who began his job as the university’s leader last November, not only has to deal issues with academics but also safety, diversity and social justice in an environment where money for higher education is still not as forthcoming as state educators would prefer.

06/09/2014

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