Sports Tech—The Future of Cal Athletics

If you’re a student in UC Berkeley’s Sports Tech Challenger Class and you’ve got a good idea, you can run with it. Literally. The class, a collaboration between Cal Athletics and the College of Engineering, puts athletes and engineers to work developing base technologies or applications that improve athletic performance. “There’s only a handful of
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No fear of the dark

In 1938, a 10-year-old girl named Vera Rubin hated going to sleep. She’d shut off her lights and lean out the window until her parents admonished her to go to sleep. Even then, she’d lay in bed and look out her north-facing window. Vera would watch the stars, and if there was a meteor shower,
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Inclusive MCB (iMCB+): Strength & Safety in Numbers

Diversity among scientists fosters innovation, yet retaining graduate students in STEM fields from underrepresented minority (URM) groups persists as a serious challenge. A 2017 study in Science magazine highlighted that the transition between college and graduate school is a “strategic point of loss” of these students. As women and minorities in STEM advance in their career
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