Light the Way: Places of Possibility

Investing in architecture — whether restoring older structures or starting from the ground up — is an investment in Berkeley’s future. While location and reputation are key to helping students and faculty decide if Berkeley is the place for them, we cannot underestimate the significance of the buildings where they live, work, and learn. More […]

A first look inside UC Berkeley’s Bakar BioEnginuity Hub

After two years of construction, the Bakar BioEnginuity Hub (BBH) is scheduled to open in February 2022. The world-class facility pairs the Bakar Labs incubator with fellowships and programming for Berkeley students and researchers, equipping current and aspiring entrepreneurs in the STEM world with labs, offices, equipment and shared community spaces that aim to encourage collaboration. Berkeley […]

2022 Achievement Award Winners

Congratulations to Trustees Robert O’Donnell, Roger Kang, and Kahshin Leow for their Achievement Awards! Co-presented by the UC Berkeley Foundation and the Cal Alumni Association, the university honors forward-thinking business leaders, gifted faculty, and dedicated and promising alumni at the annual Achievement Awards. The 2022 recipients were formally presented with their awards at the Berkeley […]


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