Thousands of Berkeley high school students and community members organized protests in response to George Floyd’s killing last summer.
Veronica Van Gogh transitioned her Little Free Library into a kiosk for sharing food and other items with anyone in need.
Newman sang on five continents, was nominated for a Tony and worked closely with Leonard Bernstein and Seiji Ozawa. She also led Cal’s Young Musicians Program.
The city of Berkeley is soliciting ideas on how to make Hopkins Street available to all, but the process has not been smooth.