The Berkeley Beacon

Friday, November 24, 2017

Editor#039;s Note

iBeacon/i Editorial Board

Students hate the hate

It was a wrestling match, and I had a ringside seat. The Student Government Association hosted a...

Bylaws? Just get it done

In spite of its name, the Student Government Association rarely governs. The body passes...

Hey SGA, what do you do?

Can I be honest for a moment? Okay.I really have no idea what you people do.It's not that I don't...

Exploits warrant a third term

My name is Scott Fisher and I'm running for re-election as SGA president because I've seen what...

Making the leap to L.A.

An Emerson visual/media arts diploma, coupled with a semester interning at the lower dregs of the...

Grown-ups don#039;t live in castles

I spent spring semester of last year gallivanting around Europe, shacking up in various...

My Facebook fast

"Welcome to Facebook!" the home page exclaims. For the past three years, I've seen this greeting...

The many species of Discussionus-Annoyius

ons a social ill like poverty or racism, he just needs to chime about how it's affected him...

Socrates frowns on you, Emerson

For the true academic, there is nothing more mouth-watering than a true colloquium. Sharing...

You#039;re not an animal

On Feb. 16, Travis the chimpanzee, who brutally mauled the friend of a 70-year-old woman who kept...

A proposal for fairer tuition

Thirty years ago, my mother worked two jobs, lived at home and commuted by train two hours a day...

Pick your poison. Quickly.

Those red sharpie letters on my calendar stare at me. "DEPOSIT," they read, sitting on a Monday...

Facing the addiction: When your online profile takes over

Facebook owns me. And the newly revoked privacy policy alterations have nothing to do with it.I...

What#039;s Your Point: How is the poor economy affecting your spring break plans?

"It's really affecting my spring break. I was supposed to go on vacation with my family, but...