December 2019
More transformative research
The Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society (HIFIS) is now the Othering & Belonging Institute. Their work continues to center on the belief in the foundational belonging of all people.

Berkeley Law Dean on defending DACA
Dean Erwin Chemerinsky and Mr. Ethan Dettmer share the lawyer's perspective of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) litigation now being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.

AASD Director Honored
The Faculty Club honored Takiyah Jackson for her work with Cal Athletics and student-athletes.

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Native American Heritage Month
In November, we celebrated campus partnerships and programs that have been working to increase the visibility of Native issues and concerns, and the benefits we see from that work.

Empowering STEM students through technology
The director of Cal NERDS talks about the power of micro touches and the importance of techno inclusion.

National Book Awards
Two Berkeley alumni received 2019 National Book Awards, one for poetry and one for non-fiction.