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Posted inSchools

Berkeley 8th graders raise $80K to build their own library

8th graders at REALM Charter school in Berkeley raised money for a library based on X-shaped, interlocking shelves which they designed themselves. Photo: Studio H A Berkeley middle school’s successful campaign to crowd-fund the creation of its first library is one for the books. Still in its infancy, REALM charter school was lacking a library, […]

Posted inEvents

The It List: Five things to do in Berkeley this weekend

The Vienna Philharmonic returns to Berkeley for a three-day residency with Cal Performances. Photo: Vienna Philharmonic VIENNA PHILHARMONIC The three-day residency of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra at Cal Performances this weekend focuses on the centennial of the outbreak of World War I, with three concerts, a symposium bringing together scholars from both Berkeley and Vienna, […]