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For alums and friends of the University of California, Berkeley, the nation’s preeminent public research university. A wellspring of innovation, the school occupies a 1,232-acre campus near downtown Berkeley. UC Berkeley was established in 1868 as the flagship of today’s 10-campus University of California.

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University of California, BerkeleyBerkeley, CA • September 1, 2010

Sixty-five Nobel Laureates have been university faculty, alumni, or researchers. Look for the blue signs at campus parking spaces reserved for the Laureates. Get more tips. Follow Cal on Foursquare! Read more

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Sproul PlazaBerkeley, CA • September 1, 2010

Along with the Mario Savio Steps leading to Sproul Hall, this is the spot for rallies, demonstrations, "tabling," and lunchtime events. Read more

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Campanile (Sather Tower)Berkeley, CA • September 1, 2010

The Campanile was built in 1914 and stands 307 feet tall, making it the third tallest bell and clocktower in the world. Take a tour and travel up 200 feet to the observation platform. What a view! Read more

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Sather GateBerkeley, CA • August 25, 2010

Originally, Sather Gate was the terminus of Telegraph Avenue and was Cal's south entrance. The circle in front of the gate marks the turning point for the trolleys that once came from Oakland.

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Doe LibraryBerkeley, CA • August 26, 2010

A bronze sculpture of the Greek goddess Athena looks down on visitors coming through Doe Library's north entrance. Read more

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9 places including Valley Life Sciences Building (VLSB), Campanile (Sather Tower), Lawrence Hall of Science, International House Cafe
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6 places including Sproul Plaza, Berkeley Faculty Club, Campanile (Sather Tower), University Hall
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10 places including Gardner Main Stacks, C.V. Starr East Asian Library, Koshland Bioscience & Natural Resources Library, Hargrove Music Library
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