Ridge House members in the Back then, the house was all men. The Berkeley Student Cooperative went co-ed in all but two of its houses during the and The Co-op was one of the first providers of student housing to go co-ed.
Jack Weinberg sits in a police car after his arrest during the Free Speech Movement for not showing his ID. Protesters surrounded the car and prevented it from moving for 32 hours, until the charges were dropped (October
A community organizer's top 10 lessons of how community organizing can help you better serve your community. (Credit: Walter P. Reuther Library, Wayne State University- Organizer and UFW Vice President Dolores Huerta organizing grape pickers)
Seeing, Connecting to, and Creating for Our Best Possible Future
Clark Kerr was UC Berkeley's first chancellor. This picture shows Kerr leading a meeting in the Greek Theater at the University of California, Berkeley. Kerr liberalized certain features of campus governance while overseeing increasingly strict regulation of key activities - essentially thrusting student activism off-campus just as its energies were rising. During this speech, Mario Savio was taken away because he attempted to address the audience at the end of the meeting.