Cal students relish the summer experience

BERKELEY, Calif. — Summer’s in, but school’s not out for students at University of California, Berkeley. While most are enjoying the California sunshine or visiting family back home, some are staying on campus and continuing their education into the summer, whether that be through classwork or scientific research. One is Wenyuan Bao, who is staying…

Fresh air and fresh food: the vendors of Berkeley Farmers’ Market

BERKELEY, Calif. — Clear skies, pitched tents and live music set the whimsical tone for a stroll through Berkeley’s famous Farmers’ Market. Both local and nonlocal vendors gathered downtown to sell fresh products, which ranged from organic ice cream to Thai cuisine. One of these vendors, Olivia Trimble, manages Moonlite Bakery‘s tent: an all-organic bakery with its roots in Berkeley. When arriving at Trimble’s…