UC Berkeley Strips Names From Buildings Named After People Who Held Racist ViewsTwo halls on the University of California at Berkeley campus have had their names removed because the names are associated with people who held racist views, university officials announced Wednesday.
COVID: Pilot Contract Tracing Mobile Phone App Expanded To Cover UC BerkeleyA pilot program that will provide COVID-19 contact tracing to members of the University of California at Berkeley community via smartphone may go statewide, according to university officials.
COVID Update: Cal Football To Begin Season At UCLA On Sunday After Pac-12 Calls AudibleHours after having their second football game canceled due to the coronavirus, the California Golden Bears will have their season start this Sunday.
Cal Expects To Make Strides In Coach Mark Fox’s Second YearAny progress Mark Fox had planned to make entering his second season coaching California never quite worked out as he had hoped.
UC Berkeley Infectious Disease Expert Lauds Planned Biden Virus Task ForcePresident-elect Biden on Saturday said he will name an advisory panel on Monday charged with developing a national plan to defeat the coronavirus pandemic.
UC Berkeley Scientists Unveil Pop-Up Lab That Tests Wastewater For COVID-19A team of scientists from the University of California, Berkeley launched a pop-up lab this month to test wastewater from throughout the Bay Area for the novel coronavirus, the university said Thursday.
With Quarterback Chase Garbers At The Helm, Cal Looks To Make Run At Pac-12 North Crown As California coach Justin Wilcox looks to navigate a season like no other, he can at least lean on a veteran quarterback who has endured his share of trials winning the job.
Prop. 16: Affirmative Action Measure Trailing By Double-Digits Before Election, Berkeley Poll FindsA week before Election Day, a new poll shows Proposition 16, which would reinstate affirmative action in college admissions, public employment and the issuance of government contracts, is trailing.
Prop. 22: Poll Finds Voters Closely Divided Over Measure Backed By Uber, LyftWith a week before Election Day, a new poll finds California voters are split over Prop. 22, a ballot measure backed by Uber and Lyft.
Pac-12 Establishes Cancellation, Tiebreaker Procedures For COVID-19 Shortened Football SeasonThe Pac-12 has established cancellation and tiebreaker policies for its virus-truncated football season.
Unique Twist To Cal-Stanford Rivalry; Stanford Economists, Berkeley Scientists Dominate Nobel Prize Awards This YearThere has always been a San Francisco Bay Area rivalry between Cal and Stanford, but this year it has taken a unique twist. Both schools now have a pair of Nobel Prize winners.
Parents Of Missing UC Berkeley Student Appeal For Help In Newly-Released VideoThe parents of a missing University of California, Berkeley student are pleading for help in finding their daughter in a newly-released video.
Infectious Disease Expert Dr. Fauci Discusses Coronavirus in Online 'Fireside Chat' at Berkeley ForumDr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, spoke with Cal students Thursday evening in a special online appearance at the Berkeley Forum.
UC Berkeley Physiologist Receives MacArthur Genius Grant For Research On ContraceptivesA researcher at UC Berkeley whose work could lead to new contraceptives for men and women was among 21 recipients of the prestigious MacArthur genius grant.
UC Berkeley Professor Emeritus Reinhard Genzel Awarded Nobel Prize Three scientists --including UC Berkeley Professor Emeritus Reinhard Genzel -- won this year’s Nobel Prize in physics Tuesday for advancing our understanding of black holes, the all-consuming monsters that lurk in the darkest parts of the universe.