Carol Christ is the first female UC Berkeley chancellor.

Celebrating the Women of Berkeley


Carol Christ  Carol Christ joined the University of California Berkeley faculty in 1970. She was a teacher and an administrator until 2002, when she became the president of Smith College in North Hampton, Massachusetts.

BUSD Must Ensure Safety for Teachers and Community Before Reopening Schools


Schools are enormously important to modern society, both nationally and globally. Along with their core function of education, they provide services such as childcare and meals.

BUSD Approves January 13 Date for Tentative Reopening of Elementary Schools


On Wednesday, October 21, Berkeley Unified School District school board approved January 13 as a target date for the first phase of the plan to reopen elementary schools.

Why Can't Berkeley High Retain a Principal?


The recent announcement of the departure of Berkeley High School’s principal, Erin Schweng, has brought to light the fact that within memorable history, BHS seems to have not had a principal last longer than a graduating class.