Subscribe to News feed
News from the University of California, Berkeley
Updated: 2 hours 18 min ago

Memorial honors the dead with words and music

Mon., 2017-09-18 04:31pm
The UC Berkeley community honored and remembered its lost members Monday with bagpipes, an honor guard, the release of white doves and words of tribute by Chancellor Carol Christ. Names of faculty, emeriti, staff and

Read the amazing travails of a Berkeley professor

Mon., 2017-09-18 11:11am
Mary-Claire King was an assistant professor at UC Berkeley when a series of calamities struck in a single week. She tells her story on The Moth — and reveals the human story behind her groundbreaking cancer research.

Bookmark this page to keep up with Free Speech Year at Berkeley

Mon., 2017-09-18 11:10am
A new campus website brings together the latest news about events, encompasses a variety of perspectives and presents available resources. It will be updated all year.

Fall fare ranges from politics to video games, technology to tomorrow’s jobs

Sun., 2017-09-17 05:00pm
From lectures on making America small again to how technology affects communications, Berkeley's fall programming is a virtual feast.

Update on logistics for “Free Speech Week”

Sat., 2017-09-16 03:18pm
This is an update to provide information about the current status of the 12 events that the UC Berkeley student organization, “Berkeley Patriot,” has proposed to host and organize on the UC Berkeley campus between

#BenAtBerkeley: Sights, sounds and students sounding off

Fri., 2017-09-15 11:19am
Read, see and hear what people were saying about Ben Shapiro's visit to campus.

Newsom retains edge in governor’s race, but many voters still unsure

Fri., 2017-09-15 10:27am
For the third consecutive survey, one in three of voters polled were unable to name a preferred successor to Gov. Jerry Brown.

Shapiro event goes off with barely a hitch

Thu., 2017-09-14 10:45pm
Talk show host Ben Shapiro drew a crowd to Zellerbach Hall Thursday night, while protestors made their opposition heard peacefully nearby

Poll: Californians like their senators, prefer Harris stay in Congress

Thu., 2017-09-14 02:21pm
New IGS survey of California voters finds some ambivalence about a Feinstein re-election, Harris running for president and Pelosi as a House leader

Fall brings a brimming arts cornucopia to campus

Thu., 2017-09-14 06:00am
The fall semester at UC Berkeley is packed with a broad range of arts events with something for just about everyone.

Ben Shapiro visit update: Safe navigation around campus Thursday

Wed., 2017-09-13 03:26pm
Walking and building closure maps have been added to the campus website detailing logistics for Thursday's event at Zellerbach

Poll: Californians weigh in on race relations, white nationalist rally rights

Wed., 2017-09-13 09:40am
California voters think race relations have gotten worse but are unsure about responses to white nationalist rallies.

Fox squirrels use ‘chunking’ to organize their favorite nuts

Tue., 2017-09-12 05:01pm
First study to show squirrels using a sophisticated memorizing strategy to sort their bounty

Visionary Award honors three Berkeley intellects shaping the future

Tue., 2017-09-12 02:54pm
Amy Herr, Scott Schenker and Mike Cohen win the Berkeley Chamber of Commerce award as innovators with "imagination and persistence."

Campus statement on announced plans for visits by Yiannopoulos, Bannon

Tue., 2017-09-12 02:51pm
UC Berkeley has responded to public statements that Milo Yiannopoulos and Stephen Bannon made about their plans to speak on campus.

Lotfi Zadeh, inventor of ‘fuzzy logic,’ dies at 96

Tue., 2017-09-12 10:49am
Engineering and computer science professor pioneered mathematics that mimic human intuition

UC offers guidance to DACA recipients

Mon., 2017-09-11 05:00pm
A letter to the UC community urges DACA recipients to renew permits and seek immigration counsel

Campus statement on food vendor incident

Mon., 2017-09-11 04:00pm
In response to an incident that involved a UCPD officer ticketing a hot dog vendor outside a Cal football game on Saturday, Sept. 9, UC Berkeley Vice Chancellor Scott Biddy released this statement today

Student-designed medical device wins Fast Company award

Mon., 2017-09-11 02:16pm
A student project from Berkeley's Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation aims to lower the cost of diagnosing pneumonia