The head shop’s closing symbolizes another piece of Berkeley’s progressive cultural past disappearing on Telegraph Avenue.
Her 1985 book, ‘Considering Parenthood: A Workbook for Lesbians,’ was a lifeline for many.
While it will no longer serve as a circulation library, as students had demanded, it will remain open as a reading room, with a small collection for on-site browsing.
From the Cal Physics building to raucous parties in the Berkeley Hills, Oppenheimer’s legacy can be glimpsed at these nine locations in Berkeley and Kensington.
Steven Lawrence McCreary would have been around 37 the last time he was seen alive, according to university police. His death has been ruled a homicide.
A supporter of preservation, he waged many battles “to keep the Gown from swallowing the Town.”
Stern, 92, a professor at Cal’s Graduate School of Journalism for over 25 years, produced the documentary ‘How Much is Enough: Decision Making in the Nuclear Age?’
Officials asked residents to help prevent injuries and forest fires by foregoing fireworks entirely, particularly in the Berkeley Hills, where fires can spread especially quickly.
“It weighs on my mind,” a recent Cal alum said of his student loan payments. About 15% of UC Berkeley students receive federal student loans.
UC says race-neutral policies have failed to increase racial diversity, especially at the most selective campuses like Berkeley.
The university wanted to clear trees in the hills in 2013 to prevent wildfires but a successful lawsuit stopped the efforts.
His two-volume ‘Anthology of Chinese Literature’ was used as a standard teaching text for decades. His translation of ‘The Peony Pavilion’ was performed at Zellerbach Hall and in London.