University of California Lecturers Unanimously Authorize Potential StrikeLecturers at the University of California have unanimously authorized a potential strike, more than a year after their contract expired.
COVID Schools: UC Berkeley To Start In-Person Fall 2021 Classes On Time; Urge Students To Get VaccinatedThe University of California at Berkeley announced that in-person classes for the Fall 2021 semester will start on time, urging students, staff and faculty to be fully vaccinated before then.
COVID: UC Berkeley / Oxford Study Finds Higher Risk To Pregnant Women Than Previously KnownResearchers at University of Oxford and University of California at Berkeley have found a significantly higher risk of severe complications than previously known for pregnant women with COVID-19 and for their newborns.
Cal Students Warned Of Massive Personal Data Breach After Cyberattack Hits Entire UC SystemStaff and students at the University of California at Berkeley and other UC campuses statewide are being advised to take immediate steps to protect their personal information in the wake of a national cyberattack.
COVID: Vaccine A Shot Of Relief For Many Suffering With Mysterious 'Long-Haul Syndrome'According to patients, the COVID-19 vaccine may offer some kind of benefit as a treatment for a mysterious ailment now known as 'long-haul syndrome.'
Study: Gun Violence Prevention Program Saves Lives, Money; Provides Model For Police ReformResearchers at the University of California, Berkeley studying a gun violence reduction program found it has helped decrease gun homicides and assaults in several California cities and saved taxpayers millions of dollars while serving as a model for police reform.
UC Berkeley Peregrine Falcons Lay First Egg of 2021 Breeding SeasonA pair of peregrine falcons living on the UC Berkeley campus are marking their fifth breeding season at the school's Campanile, according to school officials.
Victim Attacked By Metal Pipe, Wooden Stick At People's Park In Berkeley; 2 Suspects SoughtTwo suspects are being sought by UC Berkeley Police following an aggravated assault at People's Park on Monday morning.
UC Berkeley Students' Relocation Plan For Kansas City Royals Selected As Finalist In Urban Challenge ContestFive students at the University of California at Berkeley have come up with a plan to relocate the Kansas City Royals baseball team to downtown Kansas City to create a sprawling incubator to foster local job growth, and increase affordable housing for lower-income neighborhoods.
UC-Berkeley Officials Lift COVID-19 Residence Halls Quarantine OrderAmid a dramatic decline in new on-campus COVID-19 cases, University of California-Berkeley officials lifted a quarantine order Tuesday that had been imposed on Feb. 1 for students living in its residential halls.
UPDATE: UC Berkeley Officials Extend Student 'Self-Sequester' Period Through Feb. 15Officials at the University of California at Berkeley this week announced that current "self-sequester" period for students living in resident halls has been extended through at least February 15.
United Arab Emirates Spacecraft Built In Partnership With UC Berkeley Reaches Mars In Historic MissionA spacecraft from the United Arab Emirates, created in partnership with UC Berkeley and other U.S. universities, swung into orbit around Mars on Tuesday in a triumph for the Arab world’s first interplanetary mission.
Fences, Protesters Return To Berkeley's People's Park As Campus Mulls Student Housing AgainFences and protesters on Monday again returned to People's Park, a famous site of resistance on the UC Berkeley campus, as the campus again mulls possible student housing on the site.
2 UC-Berkeley Students Diagnosed With Contagious COVID-19 UK Strain; Six New Cases In Alameda CountyTwo UC Berkeley students have been diagnosed with the contagious COVID-19 UK strain of the virus amid an overall surge in new cases on campus, officials said.
UC Berkeley Students Warned Of Growing COVID-19 OutbreakUC-Berkeley officials warned Sunday of a surge in confirmed COVID-19 cases after 44 students tested positive for the virus over the weekend.