The Berkeleyan: This week on campus
JULY 31, 2012
Berkeley at the 2012 Olympics logo The Olympics are on in London, and UC Berkeley is cheering on its 45 student-athletes, alumni, coaches and campus-community members - more participants than any other U.S. public university and second only to USC among public and private schools. Full coverage with videos and daily updates.  

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Richmond Field Station If a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, UC Berkeley, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the city of Richmond set out together at a recent workshop toward a glittering destination, the creation of a new joint campus on a stretch of university-owned land on the Richmond waterfront.

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Kristen Rasmussen Person of Interest: Kristen Rasmussen, a nutritional-science lecturer, has a master's degree in nutrition, a penchant for all things edible and a sustainable-food mission to change how we think about food, cooking and life.

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Despite global decline, search pushes species total to 7,000.

Analysis projects energy savings of proposed  California transportation project.

Neuroscience advance holds prospect for helping human vision problems.

Out-of-the-blue, no-strings-attached award for Berkeley professor.

New paper examines life and times of the late chancellor's tenure as UC president.

Early-career faculty get boost for commercially promising research.

Esteemed epidemiologist, 90, led pioneering HIV research, the S.F. Men's Health Study.
Berkeley partners with Harvard, MIT in not-for-profit education consortium.

CINEMA CubeSat launch set for Thursday.

Video shows latest milestone in preparations for renovated field's reopening. 

Population remains surprisingly diverse. 

Haas lecturer remembers the moment when he had to choose.

Realities of urban life and graduate school  force a reluctant decision.

Psych Your Mind looks at new brides, happy and sad.

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