News

May 31, 2018

Berkeley News Center

Kiwibots can be spotted delivering food to students, faculty and staff on campus.

May 10, 2018

http://news.berkeley.edu/commencement-2018-media-grid/

Photos and highlights from the Class of 2018 commencement.

May 3, 2018

Public Affairs, UC Berkeley

Chancellor Christ announced plans to redevelop and revitalize People's Park. 

April 16, 2018

An update on the FY2019 UC Berkeley budget by Chancellor Christ, EVCP Alivisatos, and VCF Rosemarie Rae.

March 23, 2018

UC Berkeley, Media Relations

Vice Chancellor of Administration Marc Fisher shares his vision for administrative services on campus at the Campus Conversations speaker series.

March 15, 2018

Public Affairs, UC Berkeley

An update on UC Berkeley's efforts to expand safe, convenient, and affordable housing by the co-chairs of the Housing Master Plan Advisory Group.

February 12, 2018

Berkeley News Center

Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Paul Alivisatos shares his outlook and priorities for UC Berkeley at Campus Conversations.

January 26, 2018

Berkeley News Center

Vice Chancellor of Finance, Rosemarie Rae, shared her insights on the campus budget during the first Campus Conversations session at Alumni House.

December 8, 2017

Public Affairs

Chancellor Carol Christ told a group of UC Berkeley staff members on Friday that the school needs to do a better job of making them feel part of a community on campus.

Speaking to members of the Berkeley Staff Assembly during its annual “Chancellor’s Chat” forum, Christ laid out her plans to raise revenue, address a continued budget deficit, improve morale and better connect with the school’s 10,000 staff members.

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November 15, 2017

Berkeley News

After 15 years of service, UC Berkeley Vice Chancellor Scott Biddy — who worked as a lead campus fundraiser, public affairs executive and the architect of key administrative programs — will retire at the end of the month.

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October 4, 2017

Public Affairs

UC Berkeley’s police chief, Margo Bennett, and Berkeley Police Chief Andy Greenwood shared a morning cup of joe with local residents who turned out at the original Peet’s Coffee on Vine Street Wednesday morning as part of National Coffee with a Cop Day.

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August 24, 2017

Dear campus community,

We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Marc Fisher as UC Berkeley’s vice chancellor for administration. Joining us from UC Santa Barbara, where he served as vice chancellor for administrative services, Marc will play a pivotal role in our efforts to improve campus operations so that Berkeley can meet its budgetary goals and remain the nation’s preeminent public research university. He will begin his work here on Sept. 18. 

June 1, 2017

Chancellor Dirks and Interim EVCP  & Chancellor-designate Christ sent the following announcement to the campus community on June 1, 2017.

Dear members of the campus community,

May 31, 2017

Outgoing Chancellor Nicholas Dirks and Chancellor-Designate Carol Christ announced both the creation of two vice chancellor positions and the appointment of Rosemarie Rae as vice chancellor chief financial officer, in an email sent to campus Wednesday, May 31. Read the full article via Berkeley News.

February 17, 2016

Chancellor Dirks and EVCP Steele sent the following announcement to the campus community on February 11.

Dear Campus Community:

January 26, 2016

Chancellor Dirks sent the following announcement to the campus community on January 12, 2016 

Dear members of the UC Berkeley community:

I am writing to share that John Wilton, Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance, has informed me of his decision to step down from his position at UC Berkeley towards the end of February to return to work in the field of investment management and finance. 

On January 11, 2016, Vice Chancellor Wilton sent the email below to administration and finance colleagues to announce that he will be stepping down from his position towards the end of February 

Dear administration and finance colleagues,

December 15, 2015

Bank of the West Named Official Bank of the University of California, Berkeley; New Comprehensive, Long-term Relationship with Campus Community

  • Provides new funding to support UC Berkeley’s commitment to merit-based scholarships, student internships, financial literacy, and the Food Pantry Fund.

October 29, 2015

Frequently Asked Questions: UC Berkeley/Bank of the West Financial Services Relationship Agreement

 

GENERAL FAQS

Q: What does this relationship mean and what does it include?

October 13, 2015

Cross-posted from the Sungevity blog

Jacobs Hall is the brand new home for UC Berkeley’s Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation in the College of Engineering. The building was built to embody the values of the institute itself: “a place to explore, a place to connect and a place to learn design innovation by doing design innovation.” Now, it has a Sungevity solar system, too.