Created with a generous gift from software engineer and founder of Yardi Systems Anant Yardi ’69, the Yardi Scholarship Program encourages top-tier Berkeley students — particularly those who are the first in their families to attend college, including transfer students — to cultivate an interest in leveraging technology to advance democratic principles.
November 9, 2023
October 25, 2023
I am pleased to announce that Professor Alessandra Lanzara has been appointed as faculty director of the Berkeley Discovery Initiative, bringing a fresh and expanded vision to give every undergraduate access to a “Discovery journey” enriched by experiential learning opportunities and the development of critical thinking skill sets that are integral to post-graduation success.
August 23, 2023
Some of the newness comes in pairs: two undergrad majors, two 100th birthdays and a major scholarship for two.
An undergraduate-only literary journal, scholarships for sub-Saharan refugees, the debut of two undergraduate majors, centennials for California Memorial Stadium and the Department of Art Practice, a wider audience for Berkeley’s African language courses, and automated devices that dispense free games and mini manicures are among what’s new at UC Berkeley as fall semester 2023 gets underway.
November 15, 2022
"Launching a Journey of Discovery for Berkeley Physics and Astronomy Undergrads"
Read more about the inspiring efforts by the Berkeley Discovery Departmental Innovation Program's Physics and Astronomy team.