Pricey Investigation Finds Former UC Berkeley Chancellor Misused FundsFormer UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks misused $4,990 of university funds, but the investigation to discover it cost ten times that.
Chancellor Says UC Berkeley Faces Tough Decisions Amid $150M DeficitThe University of California, Berkeley, is running a $150 million deficit this year and must undertake a top-to-bottom review of expenses if it hopes to sustain its national standing as a premier public institution, the school's chancellor warned.
UC Berkeley Students Criticize New Security Fence Around Chancellor’s HomeThe University of California at Berkeley is putting up a fence around Chancellor Nicholas Dirks’ on campus house. While school officials are calling the fence a security measure, the project is under fire from faculty members and students.
Cal Students Petition To Block Construction That Would Block Berkeley's View Of Golden GateStudents and residents were circulating a petition on Change.Org to block the construction of an 18-story high-rise in Downtown Berkeley because it would obstruct "cherished" views of the Golden Gate Bridge from Campanile Way.