Slain UC Berkeley Student Mourned at Hometown Candlelight VigilA Cal student from Elk Grove who was shot dead last month while walking near his apartment in Berkeley was mourned Friday night by his hometown friends and family at a candlelight vigil.
Reopening: UC Berkeley Researchers Launch Trial Of COVID-19 Saliva TestUC Berkeley researchers announced Tuesday they have begun trials of a saliva test for COVID-19 that would eliminate the need for taking painful nasal swabs.
$50,000 Reward Offered In Case Of Slain UC Berkeley Student Seth SmithBerkeley police have announced a $50,000 reward being offered by the city for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever is responsible for a fatal shooting on Monday night.
UC Berkeley Fall COVID-19 Plans: Mostly Remote Learning, Limited In-Person ClassesUniversity of California at Berkeley officials on Wednesday outlined the school's plans for re-opening for the fall semester.
UC Berkeley Study: COVID-19 Safety Measures Stopped 500M Infections, 60 Million In U.S.Emergency health and safety measures taken in six major countries have prevented more than 500 million infections during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
UC Study: U.S. COVID-19 Victims Endure Long Hospital Stays, Higher Rates Of ICU AdmissionsUniversity of California-Berkeley researchers have crunch the numbers surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak across the country and found that patients in the U.S. were enduring longer hospital stays and facing higher rates of intensive care unit admission than patients in China.
Regents To Vote On Delaying Funds For UC Berkeley Building Seismic RetrofitsThe University Of California regents will be facing some tough choices Tuesday when they meet to debate how the 10-campus system will deal with the fiscal shortfalls triggered by the coronavirus outbreak.
UC Berkeley Graduates Entering An Uncertain World Shaped By COVID-19; 'I'm Supposed To Be Doing Great'Tyler Lyson watched his parents’ financial collapse in the Great Recession, a decade ago. He vowed he’d find the security they never had: He would get a college degree.
Cal Football Considering Hosting Pre-Season Camp Outside Bay AreaCalifornia coach Justin Wilcox said his staff has looked at potentially conducting preseason training outside the Bay Area if the college football season starts on time and restrictions are in place that won’t allow the Golden Bears to hold camp on campus.
Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In FallMost of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus this fall.
Coronavirus Update: Hundreds Of COVID-19 Antibody Tests With Questionable Accuracy Flood MarketWhile medical experts have been saying that people should't waste their money on the COVID-19 antibody tests currently on the market, KPIX 5 found that discouragement is not stopping many who still want to get tested.
Berkeley Officials Warn Departing University Of California Students Over Stiff Fines For Illegal DumpingEven though the University of California-Berkeley campus has been largely empty since the March coronavirus shelter in place order ended in-person classes, many students have returned to move out of residences with the end of spring semester instruction on Friday.
Coronavirus Update: UC Berkeley Begins Charting Path For Fall Semester; Chancellor Rejects Idea Of Refunding TuitionUC Berkeley officials have begun considering a variety of scenarios they will put into place when students return for the fall semester, but refunding tuition is not one of them.
UC Berkeley Student Learns To Adapt, Stays Engaged With Video-Blogging During Shelter-In-PlaceLike many college kids, Jocelyn Gama is studying online at home, but she's also found a creative way to stay in touch with others as we all shelter in place.
UCSF Offers Free COVID-19 Tests To CA Counties; Cal Launches Asymptomatic StudyResearchers at Northern California universities are not wasting any time in the race for more COVID-19 testing and research to find a cure.