Interview with UC Berkeley’s Nicholas de Monchaux: architect, historian, educator [BLDG BLOG]
Culinary bookclubs pop up from coast to coast, including in Berkeley [Mercury News]
Three Berkeley scholars elected to American Philosophical Society [UCB]
UC Berkeley students show “next big thing” inventions [Coco Times]
Former Cal student Sarah Shourd will not return to Iran for trial [SF Chronicle]
Hopkins Street merchants worry about Monterey Market growth [Daily Planet]
Cal J-school alumna up for student Academy Award [UC News]
Opinions differ on how to make Berkeley High safer [East Bay Express]
Berkeley Rep’s costume shop director is unflappable [Berkeley Rep]

Photo by Aaron Glimme.

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...