University of California Berkeley - Blue and Gold Yearbook (Berkeley, CA)

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I tsaMBm n. t mm» m srj ; •,- Table of Contents I) life 8 Student Life What is Cal life REALLY like? 60 Academic Life You mean there are classes, too? 82 Club Life Want to get involved? There are 200+ options. 102 Greek Life Inside of the Greek System. 124 ©issues 126 General Issues Explore what was experienced this year. 144 M sports 146 Fall Sports Starting the year with a strong showing. 162 Winter Sports Keeping the tradition alive. 176 Spring Sports spring fever is in the air! 192 Intramurals Another option for some fun competition. 200 people 202 Seniors See who graduated in the class of ' 95. 272 inclosing 274 Advertisements We had to pay for this book somehow... 296 Blue Gold Staff Behind the scenes. 300 Closing Another year at Cal comes to a close. 201 Heller Lounge Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union University of California Berkeley, California 94720 Blue Gold Offices: (510) 642-8247 Campus Info.: (510) 642-6000 Cover and Title Page Photo by Jason Chan The Blue Gold Yearbook is an ASUC Sponsored Publication. It is not an oSicial publication of the . ssociated Students of California. The views expressed herein are the views of the writers who attempt to embody all Cal student views. They are not necessarily the views of the . SL ' C nor of LC Berkeley. Copyright C 1995 by Lucy Tarin, Shih Chang, David GrubsUck the 1994-1995 Blue Gold Staff. All Rights Reserved. XIX opening Every year as the month of August grew closer and the open- ing of the new school year approached, students began to feel antsy about what the coming year had in store for them. Adding another year to the Cal experience, or barely beginning it was always an un- consciously anticipated event. Still, defining it remains a complex mystery that leads to many paths but no final conclusions. It is a given that each incoming student will inevitably add depth, complexity and an individual perspective to the ever growing mystery of the Cal experience. People can see it as one event that embodies the whole thing. " Pulling all nighters, throwing a party where you don ' t know half the people there, or even sleeping with your TA " were among those heard in rounds of conversation. Most see it as how Cal affects you while you are here. How it has changed you or (continued on page 5) •♦ I I 2 HI opening Hats off. This band member shows his Cal spirit with this colorful Cal hat while playing trombone in a noontime rally. Many of the Cal students sports a variety of Cal hats, ranging In style and color. The hats give students the opportu- nity to express their individuality while keeping the Cal spirit alive. Photo by Kim Steinbacher opening JH i " Bearing " it all. These spirited Cal Fans expose more than their spirit at one of the home football games. Painting slogans or " Cal " on various body parts is a popular pastime of many sports fans. Often students and alumni attending the games saw many fans showing their spirit in this manner. However, these body paintings might result in some unusual tan lines. Photo by Jason Chan 4 H opening opening what it has done for you. Still, for a few it is something more grandi- ose, more meaningful. " I don ' t think the question should be what has Berkeley done for me, but what have I done for Berkeley, " says Patricia Zuno a fifth year Chicano Studies and Molecular and Cell Biology double major. ' m a part of the functioning body of Berkeley just like everybody else.... If one of these parts is taken out, then it has lost a major organ which can never be fully replaced. " It seems that p erhaps there is no definition but rattier ■ leli- cate balance that is easily shifted as each individual person make: ■ ut their future. How they categorized and prioritized the new experi- ences of the new year is what made this chapter of their Berkeley experience as unique as each student themselves. opening H 5 B lifP SludtMil LiiV Page S A( iiilciiiii Uk Page no ( liih Lile Paue S2 (J reek Lile Paoe 102 No two lives will ever be the same. This is an accepted fact. Yet once one arrives to a mecca as infamous as Berkeley, you quickly join in the agglomeration that is Berkeley " Life " . It becomes assumed and insinuated you will participate in certain rituals and rites that will complete your Berkeley college experience, which include joining different organizations, attending certain functions, and participating in various cam- pus events. Yet as each individual person proceeds through the learning process that is college, Campus evolves though similar, his her experience will be as distinctive as Above, students enter Sather Gate for the start of another school year. Left, the gate is being erected in the year 1910. The gate was built with funding by Jane Sather, in memory of her husband. The gate once signified the begining of campus from Telegraph Ave. and Kittredge St. Archive photo courtesy of Bancroft Library New Photo by Jason Chan Berkeley itself, and that is saying something! And so with that goal in mind, the following section proposes to catch the essence of life for students while hoping to catch a glimpse of each individual persons experience. lire divider i Hot stuff. Posters that show loves, interests, or just asthetically pleasing images are plastered in almost every dorm room. Posters are also great for expressing one ' s own personality. Covering up the bare walls in the dorms was a main priority when getting settled into a new room. Photo by Jason Chan " On move-in day, my friend. Jammer, who is 6 ' 4 ' , 300 pounds, pre- tended to be me. He was rude and pushed my roommate around to freal him out. We went to Taco Bell and he ate all of my roommate ' s food and he took some of my roommate ' s clothes and put them in my closet and offered no explana- tion. This carried on all day, until finally we told him. Needless to say, my roommate was relieved! " Fresh- man Ayman Saad ::m S life With stuffed boxes, heaps of clothing , and their favorite teddv bear. Students were on up moving Pile it on. Carrying boxes stuffed with neccessities, students bring a little bit of home to get comfortable in their dorm room. The first thing students had to tackle when moving in was how to get all their luggage up to their room, which proved to be a problem when a bulding housing 200-f people had an elevator that fit eight. Phoio by Jason Chan Crowded elevators, ten billion flights of stairs, and triple parking were all a part of the joys of moving in. It was a sight to see on August 14, the official move-in day, as long lines of anxious freshmen formed early in the morning waiting to enter their future homes. " 1 got in line at seven in the morning, and the line was still long, " commented first year student Jang Bae. • Once the doors finally opened there was a mad rush fi )r the sign-in tables where keys and other vital information were being distributed. From there it was to the elevator. The 2000 pound elevator maximum weight limit did not seem to be enough as some of the students needed fork lifts for some of their luggage. The amount of luggage some of the freshmen managed to bring was mind boggling. Luckily there were some organizations present to help people move in. " 1 had a lot of stuff, but 1 didn t have too much tn )uble because people from Berkland Church helped me, " said freshman Norma Park. • For those who were too impatient for the two hour elevator wait there was always the stairs; those seemingly endless narrow steps which twisted and turned up eight fiights. " It was a great chance to get some exercise while moving in, " .said freshman .Matt .Mahoney. • A few upper classmen chose to weather another year in the halls. The more experienced upperclass- men started to trickle in later in the day, after the crowds died out and the wait for the elevator was only an hour; some even came a couple of days after. Third year student Kwan Nguyen, a veteran of hall life, offered this piece of sage advice to the freshmen who may choose to return to the dorms next year. " Don ' t unpack anything during the summer, that way you have everything ready to go when August rolls around. " • Copy by Brian Kang moving in The virtues of dorm life: the family, the friends and the noise. It was all part of ivina in the halls " It ' s kind of like camp. Bunk beds, no parents, crowded living, communal eating. But you don ' t go home at the end of the week, " explained Julie Rinard, freshman. This was quite evident on move-in day, as new students said eageriy anticipated, tearful, or indifferent good-byes to their parents and moved intoabuildingfullofstrangers. As eachstudentluggedtheirsuitcasestotheirnewdurm rooms, visions of mentally unstable roommates and grade D meat ran through their heads. " I was pretty wary of the donii food from day one. All I can tell you is that now I ' ve gained a new respect for rice, " commented freshman Wendi Sieboid. • Along with a host of other mind-opening experiences were the coed bathrooms. " I never knew how exciting it would be to take a shower next to the man of my dreams, " recalled Erica Zamora, freshman. • Each dorm had it ' s own personality: the palatialliving situations of Clark Kerr and Foothill, the social atmospheres at Units I and III, and of course Unit II, or " the ghetto " as it was affectionately called. Some students opted to take the single-sex route, sacking out at Stem or Bowles. ' Wherever the location, dorm living offered unique experiences that couldn ' t be matched, even at summer amp. • " One time I was walking down my hall at Unit III and I heard some really loud music playing from somebody ' s room, " rec;illed freshman Craig Carlock. " Unable to resist Green Day, I just started dancing. Pretty soon our whole floor was out in the hall, rocking out. We got a bit scared when our RA turned the comer, but he just looked at us for a few seconds, then started dancing! " • Like those long-gone days of crafts and archery, dorm living was a time to make friends and experience a taste of freedom . • Copy by Heather Bradley A " 10 life Any mail? The inevitable question that students ask themselves as they check the mailbox for a letter, or even better, a package from home. Mail was an easy and inexpen- sive way for students to keep in touch with both friends and family. Photo by Susie Cho - ' m P«l :i m » t • « 1 e 1 ■ ► ' t » 1 « 6 ■Si » e 1 -J Check this out.... The buddy system. This fervent card player loves to beat his fellow suitemates in a game of cards. Games and general conversation with other residents was what made living in the dorms a memorable experience. Pholo by Jason Chan Getting accustomed to dorm life meant sharing bath- rooms with, sometimes, up to 30 people (In this case only two had to go at the same time). In coed bathrooms, students also got used to sharing facilities with the opposite sex. Photo by Susie Cho dorm lift ' II By foot, by bike or by any set of wheels, there is always a way to go the long haul On packing up and leaving for Berkeley, I can honestly say that the article that I would miss most at home would be my car. But they told me that I wouldn ' t need one once I was in college, which has proven to be true, just as long as I never plan on venhiring further than the campus. By hving in a residence hall, classes, shopping and entertainment were just steps away, and a Bart ticket could take you anywhere else you needed to go in the bay area. Actually, all that was necessary in getting around were your two feet and a good pair of shoes. The campus bus system as well as the tran sit bus Unes allowed students to get to hirther spots safer and a bit faster. • Yet, some feU that it was necessary to have more rapid modes of transportation. Automobiles, mopeds, and motorcyles raced through the streets near campus occasionally slowing for the humble pedestrian or a much sought after parking space. Having their own vehicle was a luxury, and I must say I am jealous of the freedom to make a quick grocery stop or hop across the bay at a moments notice. But car owners did have to pay the expenses of gas and aparking permit, as well as headaches in finding a parking space. Another way of getting around was by bike, yet, acmal bicycle riding was prohibited on campus. Yet no matterwhat the distance, students found away to get around where they needed to go. • Copy by Catherine Leung 12 life Roller derby. While rushing to his next destination, this student gets a little help by the use of some wheels. Rollerskates or in-line blades kept students on their feet, as well as sped them off to class, taster than just walking. Photo by Hope Meng Vroom, vroom. The transit bus zooms by a line of parked motorcycles. Either by bus, car or bicycle, students found faster ways of getting where they needed to go. which was anywhere from San Francisco to see a play or a local museum for art class. Photo by Hope Meng " I realized how much I underesti- mated the impor- tance of having a car, so I bor- rowed my R.A. ' s car without her explicit permis- sion. She gave me the keys to retrieve something from her car, so I sent my roommate out to the grocery store. When she asked me for her keys I had to explain that her car was not exactly still in the parking lot (oops). I think she ' ll be mad at me for life. " Freshman Gate Smith gcltiiig around I:] Gateway to west. The majestic sight of the Golden Gate Bridge is probably San Francisco ' s most prominant landmark. The bridge has linked San Francisco and Marin County for over fifty years. To many, the bridge ' s beauty and grace embodied the " Bay Area " lifestyle. Pholo by Kim Steinbacher San-fran style. The famous row of Victorian Houses sit high atop at Alamo Square with the city in its landscape. The endless rows of tall houses of San Franciso could be seen at every corner, and has become a popular spot for pictures of the " city by the bay ' " . Photo by Kim Steinbaclier ' -5i fn. oaw«e »iw4ip i 14 life Bay bridging. The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge links the two main sections of the Bay Area: The East Bay and the Peninsula. From Berkeley, one can see the Bay Bridge come alive at night. The bridge also serves as the gateway to the " city " for people living in Berkeley. Photo by Kim Steinbacher With the wharf, shops, restaurants, the possiblities are endless in the City by the bay " It ' s 50 cold here. In LA., this would be, like, w er. " " What is ' The City ' ? San Francisco? Don ' t be so vague. " Living in the Bay Area is a new experience for some who have come to Berkeley, but for others, hanging out at the Haight, taking in a 49er.s game at Candlestick Park, or frequenting coffee shops at 3 a.m. is routine. If they brave the fog, Berkeley students may find a variety of activities and entertainment any day of the week. • Leafing through such local papers as the Bay Guardian, S.F. Weekly, or the dependable San Francisco Chronicle, students can find concerts and nightclubs to fit any taste. Students checked out everything from the Rolling Stones to the Counting Crows at the Bay Area ' s many amphitheaters. The Edge, the DNA lounge, and the Sound Facton- offer alternative and house music for those over 21, while the Palladium and Club X offer exciting alternatives to f rat parties for the 18 and overset. • When the disoriented, alchohol-hazed state of euphoria has lost it ' s zip, students feed their mtellectual side by attending some of San Francisco ' s fine museums and cultural centers. The San Francisco Symphony, The Academy of Sciences, and the Art Institute satisfy the most highbrow student. Other fringe benefits of living in the Bay Area are the safe and convenient BART .system, the lovely weather, and the diversity that such a large city offers. The endless variety and exciting events draw even the most die-hard phvsics majors out of their room. • Copy by Heather Bradle] ' living in (he bay area 13 IB lilo Riling up a crowd is more than just leading a cheer, ::::: interview withamicman ow would you like to be walking through campus one day, and have people yelling " Chunk " at you? ell, Jeff B. Cohen deals with it ever ' day. Jeff, a third year business administration major, is well now on campus for his childhood role as " Chunk " in Steven Spielberg ' s " The Goonies " . That ' s not the only place you ' ll see Jeff.he can be seen along side his basketball games, not to mention big games for various two fellow yell leaders ( Brian Rogers and f awn McNaiiy), other intercollegiate sports. • However, Jeff participates at almost every big home athletic event, leading the crowd in more than yell leading. Besides being present at all the in the traditional Gal cheers. Tiyingout for a mic-man major sporting events ofthe year, he involves himself in a position is not as fun as it might seem. " When I tried out, variety of other activities. Jeff is a Resident .Assistant in I got a message on my answering machine saying, ' Jeff, we Cheney Hall in Unit I. " You learn to deal with people liked your application, and we would like you to come try because you are in a leadership role. Also, Freshman can out in front of the student section at the Cal Stanford learn from the mistakes you ' ve made in the past. " Jeff is basketball game. ' Can n ' ou imagine? " But all turned out also a senator in the ASUC Senate. " I like student govern- well for Jeff, who was finally cho.sen. • When asked how mcnt... (but ) 1 tiy not to be too political " • And when his year was going, Jeff replied, " When I sat in the student asked about Cal, Jeff responded enthusiastically, " Cal has section, I didn ' t think it was a big deal. But there are alot alot of great traditions, and being a yell leader I get to of variables involved... it was more intricate than I thought uphold those traditions. " It was not difficult to tell Jeff it would be. " But as the year progressed, it became reallyenjoysbeinginfrontofpeople. " Havingagreattime apparent that Jeff was much more comfortable in front of is the best part of it, " • When asked if he had any final the crowd. Jeff also e.xplain it takes a strong commitment comments, Jeff explained, " To me, one great thing about to be a yell leader. There are many requests for their Calisthatitisapublicinstitution,andyouhavetoworkfor appearances at certain events, and of course they are ever lhing. If you can survive Cal, It shows your. strength needed to be present at all of the home football and and fortitude. This is a great advantage for life. " • Copy by David Grubstick priilili ' 17 Freshmen get a warm welcome to Cal at the Chancellor ' s reception. getting acquainted Come one! Come all! Meet Chancellor Tien! All students new to Berkeley are invited to join in for a night of dancing and meeting new friends at the Chancellor ' s Reception. Each year Chancellor Tien holds a reception for ail incoming freshmen and junior transfers. It is a chance to meet new people, to dress up, and dance to music provided by a DJ. It provides new students with a friendly, open environment, the main goal of which is to introduce students to new people and to make them feel welcomed. • Upon arrival at the reception, each student is issued a name tag which has also written where that student is from. Students stand in line to wait and see the Chancellor. At the front of the line, each student is paired with a fecult - member who leams a little about the student and can tell the Chancellor something about that student when they meet. At the ver ' front of the line, students are greeted by the Chancellor and Mrs, Tien and welcomed to the University. Next, a senior student takes the new student into the dance room and attempts to introduce them to new people. If all goes well, students are introduced to many new students and, hopefully, make new friends. Food and drinks are also provided after one is tired out from dancing and mingling. • The reception is a one-time oppoaunity for new students to be in a room entirely filled with other students trying to adjust to college life and finding their way around the campus. Many feel similar feelings of excitement mingled with apprehension. The reception gives these students a chance to realize they are not alone and to come in contact with others with whom they can relate. • Copy by Anna Fenner { i 18 life Love at first SIGHT. After meeting the Chancel- lor, new students had a chance to get acqainted with each other. New friends, as well as new romances were fostered at this event. Photo by Hope Meng I ' ' Xv Welcome to cal. Boogie on down. Do you want to meet this man? The chance to meet Chancellor Tien came at the Chancellor ' s Reception, where freshmen and junior transfers got a warm welcome to Cal. Photo by Jason Chan After getting dressed up, new students are ready for a night of dancing and mingling. The Chancellor ' s Reception would definitely be a lasting memory in a student ' s book of Cal experiences. Photo by Hope Meng (hiimi ' llnr ' s mcption Ml Suds n ' stuff. You mean Mom isn ' t around to do my laundry? Facing the reality of living on their own, students found that after so many months, there came a time when laundry had to be done. Along with tons of dirty clothes, students brought their books to the laundrymat to get in a few more moments of studying. Photo by Jason Chan Bless this mess! Without parents constantly nagging, " Clean your room! " the task is often ignored by students on their own. With their own apartment, students debated between which chores were more neces- sary, cleaning their room or talking on the phone. Photo by Jason Chan 20 life I 1 Part of the Cal learning experience is dealing with Lounging around. After a long day of classes, all some students want to do is relax In front of their television. By living In an apartment, students could have privacy, something that living at home or in a dorm could not offer. Photo by Jason Chan 0( finding a place of our own Living in an apartment is always an adventure in the making. After a year fighting for a sink in the wild and crazy co-ed bathrooms of Unit I, anyone would be desperate to seek out an apartment off campus. Yet to the unwary apartment dweller to-be. he is about to embark on an adventure called " The Game of Life. " • Getting an apartment with a view of the Bay may seem like a faraway dream for some, but for many students merely a fact of life. They sought to flee the noise and the lack of privacy that epitomized dormitorv ' life, and found those lovely Southside apartments with two bedrooms, a bathtub, and a view - however obscure - of the Bay. Best friends get involved, and next thing you know you will be house-mates. These students truck up old TV .sets and worn couches that their parents willingly parted with, and learned how to dress up boxes to look like tables. For the first few blissful days, apartment life IS paradise. ...and then it hits them. What do you do with the dirty piles of dishes? How do you get food back into the fridge? And who ' s going to clean up the bathroomi!! Suddenly, reality setdes in, and the joy of apartment living becomes an adventure in housework. From dishwashing and shopping to vacuuming and toilet .scrubbing (yuck), numerous chores that students have unlearned during their stay in the dorms returned to their daily schedules. Yet afterall the toil and the pain, the apartment looks inviting once more, and it ' s worth all the effon because it ' s theirs. It may be small, and it may be expensive, but it ' s a place of their own. • Copy by Sbih Chang apartment life 21 Imagine waking up two hours before your earliest class just to be on time . . . Well, that ' s trekking to school For some of us who live in the shadows of the Campanile, a walk of three blocks to get to our morning classes is already too far a trek. Yet for hundreds of students, their journeys are far more excruciating. For those who have found afforadable apartments in San Francisco, quiet flats in El Cerrito, or live with parents in Oakland, getting to school takes enough effort to earn them special distinctions of merit at graduation. Many get up two hours eariier than their peers just to get to the same class. Matt Leung, a civil engineering student, commutes in from El Cerrito everyday. " At first, it was a real pain to get up early to walk to BART. But then you make it a part of your routine, and it turns out I miss less classes than my friends who live in the dorms. " • Public transit is a convenient option for many who commute into Berkeley. AC Transit has many routes that take students to Sproul Plaza, and BART trains stop just a few bocks away from West Gate at Shattuck. Student commuters even get significant discounts on transit fares to encourage students to leave theircars at home. Yet many students choose to fight the traffic and congestion and get to school by driving. Students may purchase permits to park their vehicles in University lots, and numerous parking garages offer monthly discounts for the driving enthusiasts. • Getting to class is only half the journey. The voyage home is often the most difficult. Tired and stressed, they cannot count on a five minute walk home. Congested highways, delayed buses, and standing-room-only BART trains await them before they can drop their bookbags and relax. Makes Southside living seem enviable, doesn ' t it? • Copy by Shih Chang 4 I i 55 22 life Times up. Rushing back to the car before time on the meter expires, students are relieved to see that they haven ' t gotten a parking ticket. By driving to campus, students not only had to find an empty parking space, but make sure that they remember to put more quarters in the meter. Pholo by Jason Chan This is my stop. With a route to anywhere in the Bay Area, students use the AC Transit system as their way of getting from point A to point B. With discount passes, this mode of transportation seemed more practical and conve- nient than driving a car. Photo by Jason Chan Do THE BART. Want to go to " The City, " or anywhere else in the Bay Area? Take the BART. With a BART station a couple blocks from campus, students from all over the Bay Area had easy acces to campus. Photo by Jason Chan rnniniiilcrs 2:i Your total is... Working as a cashier at Textbool s was a great way to earn money. There were many job opportunities to be found at the Bear Store. Photo by Jason Chan Next... With lines of students crowding the stairs of Sproul Hall, students are always needed to help out with the load. Jobs could be found anywhere on campus, from the Financial Aid Office to the College of Chemistry. Photo by Gita Runkle 24 lilt ' Vast numbers of employment opportunities await students on campus. More dishes? This student dives into her work, washing dishes at the Dining Commons. Students would do close to anything when in need of money. Pholo by Susie Cho get a job Want to go to San Francisco this weekend? Want to go out and do something Friday night? " Something " usually equals money. Need rent money? Food? Clothes? Quarters for the washing machine? Get a job. • From the ASUC Bear Store to the Education Psychology Libran,- in Tolman, employees are needed to perform many different tasks all across campus. Each library, including Moffitt, Doe. and any of the 20+ branch libraries, needs students to ser ' e as security monitors, check-out clerks, help in shelving and re-shelving books and many other functions. The libraries have to be kept running smoothlyso students can use the innumerable resources available to them there effectively. • The many different small stores that make up the ASUC Bear Store need employees as well. Be it selling Cal sweatshirts or selling food, working in the Sweet Greetings, Bear Electronics, Bear Bytes, or any fjfthe other areas ofthe Bear Store, reliable employees are in demand. • Another option open to students is participation in the Night Escort Sendee. After undergoing a training period, escorts work nights walking students back to their dorms or apart- ments so students do not take the risks of walking home alone at night. There are also five campus restaurants plus three others affiliated with the campus that are privately owned (The Bear ' s Lair, Cafe Grace, and the International House Dining Services) that need diligent workers to keep them running smoothly. • There are many job opportunities on campus available. It is up to the individual student to seek out those which seem the most interesting. • Copy by Anna Fenner work on i ampiis 2.) With college expenses rising, students realize that it ' s about time to T ■ ■ getajob V I I Iv work we go Money, money, money. You think you can get by without it until necessity hits you like a locomotive from Wells Fargo. Take me for example. I thought it would be a simple matter to live with no money; I wouldn ' t eat out ever, 1 wouldn ' t buy any tapes, I wouldn ' t buy any clothes, and never, ever would 1 call my girifriend. After eating at Bongo or Li Burrim almost even ' other night, doubling my tape collection, a couple new sweaters and jeans, and a $ 16358 phone bill, I was tied up and naked on the proverbial train tracks. Of course none of this was my fault; I mean, how was I to know that Amoeba had such a large jazz section? Or that twent ' hours on the line to Phoenix was so expensive? • Rather than whining (or giving up my biweekly falafel plate and audio cassette), I decided to suck it in and got a job at a local, much-frequented, semi-famous pizza joint which, for libel reasons, will remain nameless. Fortunately for me, I chose the most messy, exhausting job in recorded history - a pizza delivery walker, I learned what it means to come home with legs dead from twenty consecutive trips to the I-House and Unit III. 1 discovered a new cologne from topping countless pies (try eau de pineapple, ham, olives, onions, pepperoni, sausage, and feta cheese: quite compelling). I discovered that college kids are some of the most cheapskated, disrespectfiji tightwads I ' ve ever met; they don ' t tip wonh jack (and don ' t think I ' ll forget, Jennifer in 3A30 Foothill LaLoma South). I also found some pretty cool new friends, students and non-students, and I think I may have learned the valueofahard- earned dollar (say this in your most phlegmy, parched middle-aged grandpa voice) . Plus I must have reduced my years of indentured service to my parents by at least twelve. • Copy by John B. Lin 2li life On a break. This employee is taking a break after serving a long line of people at the bank. Hard work was the key to earning some extra cash. Photo by Susie Cho The creative TOUCH. This street artist earns a living by selling his pieces to shoppers along Tele- graph Ave. There was a wide range of ways to earn money off campus. Photo by Kim Steinbacher May I HELP YOU? This student is ready for any question that this client has. Working as a receptionist at a lawyer ' s office was a surefire way to earn some money and gain experience off campus. Photo by Susie Cho work ull raiiipus Catch me if you CAN. Rushing for over 200 yards, Cal ' s Tyrone Edwards comes up big during Big Game crunch time. Photo by Jason Chan Sing along. The Men ' s Octet come face to face with their Stanford rivals in th Big Game Sing- Off during Big Game Weel . The Sing-Off was just another event that rallied Cal spirit for the Big Game. Photo by Jason Chan life Cal students bleed blue and gold during Big Game Week. our Marching on. The Cal Band make their entrance into the Greek Theatre for the Big Game Bonfire Rally. Although the bonfire was slightly smaller this year, Cal students still cheered and enjoyed the festivities. Pholo by Jason Chan hour of victory Big Game week proved to be quite a busy week for Cal Spirit. The Californians and the UC Rally Committee are responsible for many of the activities of the week geared to promote Cal spirit. The week started off with a bang when the popular kickoff parade was brought back from a few years hiatus. The parade marched through downtown Berkeley , headed up Telegraph Avenue and spilled into Sproul Plaza for a noontime rallv. All the spirit groups were present, and the event was even covered by the local media. • Every day of the week there was a certain function. Tuesday saw a carnival in lower Sproul Plaza, with local car dealerships showing off their automobiles. Following later in the week was the ever popular Big Game Sing off between Cal and Stanford singing groups (such as the California Golden Overtones, the Men ' s Octet, and their rivals at Stanford.) " Laugh Your Axe Off, a comedy show spotlighting .some of today ' s up and coming comedians, also gave Cal students something to do. • The Spirit of the week culminated on Friday with the annual Big Game Bonfire Rally held in the Greek Theater. Although there was a controversy surrounding the size of the bonfire (which was a bit smaller this year), Cal spirit still could be felt emanating strongly from the theater crowds. Many alumni came to show their colors as well, and even a few participated in the festivities, leading the crowd of thou.sands in the traditional Cal cheers. Once Coach Gilbertsen and the team had spoken and numerous presentations were made (including a short appearance by the Axe itself) the crowd left the theater fired up for the next day ' s big match up . . . hi ) nnmv 29 big game continued.... V A !l AD of ihe aainiies of Big Game week led up to the game on Saturday, played this year at Memorial Siadmm. The game began with the presentation of the Axe by the Chairperson of the fiaDy Commirtee. Em Bollin. A tribute was also given to Band Direaor Bob Briggs, ■sdioaneriiiis year retired. • The game started with Cal fans almost leaping out of their dns. with our tpatn scoring two touchdowns within the first two minutes. Once Stanford caught up. however, the score was dose for most of the game. But when Stanford opted f H " a iwopoint conversion in the fourth quarter instead of a field goal to tie. Memorial stadium was silent with desperate anticipation. They were hoping for the best, but fearing the worst. Then Stanford missed, and Cal fens realized they had won for the second year in a row. pandemonium broke oul People rushed the field, cutting astroiurf fi om the field that win be resodded for nest season. All that could be heard resonating out of the stadium as disappointed Stanford fans left was. Te have the Axe! Te hzve the Ase! " • Tith Cal ' s big »in here at home, this years Big Game Teek was one of the best in recent memor} " . • Copy by David Grubstick Big man on A ' --f CAMPUS. Eager fans crowd Ca ' winner Jerrott Willard for his autograph. In the last moments of the game Willard executed the ga ' 5- savlng intercept.:. ' preserving the victory for Cat Plioto by Jason Char life « • Ouch. ' 3badiarStar )rd : . a - -3ack SccCt Frost as - ■— 5 the force of Cars Cal Band percussionists pay tribute to Band Director Bob Briggs. wtx retired this year. The Cal Band was another favorite as they played a medley John Williams compositions during the hafftime performance. kiff same Working out becomes more than an exercise routine for those who make the RSF a second home. bumming out at the rsf Her CalSO orientation marked her discovery of this mecca for the physically fit, and she has been coming back ever since. Some observers may even call hera RSF bum. Only in her first year at Cal, Cecily Vizas has already made the Recreational Sports Facility (RSF) her sanctuary, As a novice member on the Cal women ' s crew team, she feels the pressure to be in top physical form. Yet Cecily ' s motivations to make this ritualistic trek down to the RSF comes not from the urgings of her coach or her team- mates. As competitive as intercollegiate sports can often be, this 18 year-old freshman has kept her focus set squarely on her own agenda. Seeing her give the Concept II Rowers of the Fitness Room a real workout for the university ' s money, it soon becomes evident that the drive to keep fit comes entirely from herself • Cecily, like many others on campus, has found Berkeley to foster a very conducive atmosphere for health consciousness and ath- letic participation. " In the dorms, there are sign-ups for intramural sports and other activities. Sports are highly encouraged on campus. " With thousands of students exploiting the numerous athletic facilities like the RSF, the Hearst and Spieker pools, Clark Kerr volleyball and Haste- Channing tennis courts scattered on and off campus, Cecily ' s passion of working out seems to be shared by many students. Names of Computer Science majors and Dramatic Arts graduate student take their place alongside Cecily ' s on the equipment sign-up sheets in the Fitness Room. • Asked why she comes down to fight the crowds lining up for the rowers on a busy Tuesday night, Cecily offers a simply explanation. " After I ' m done, I feel ver ' relaxed. So when I leave the RSF, I have a lot more energy to do everything else in my life. " There are undoubtedly many who come to the RSF to improve their self-image, by bulking up for others to admire, but she claims that working out " does little to improve [her] self confidence. " Although she concedes that " images of perfect bodies circulating in the media are always on the everybody ' s mind, " Cecily believes that her motivations to spend her hours generating hundreds of watts on the rowers come from her desire to stay healthy. " I feel healthier after I do it. That ' s the main reason. " ' Copy by Shih Chang 32 life To go for a swim, become a Tae Kwon Do master or pump some iron, the RSF is the place . let ' s get physical Dribble. Dribble. Fake. Jump. Shoot. Swish! Uugh. Jo cringed at the awful arc of the basketball he threw in the air. Though most of the time, a basketball player would be happy hearing a " swish " following a jumpshot, he wrinkled his face at the lousy attempt. The sound was produced not because of dead-center accuracy, but because the orange ball merely grazed the nylon net as it went flying by the backboard instead of actually going through the rim first. • Basketball is somewhat of a passion for many students like Jo, future star walk-on for Cal ' s great teams. For those who share the passion and need to fine-tune their skills before fame arrives, there is always the RSF, Berkeley ' s fresh, modem Recreational Sports Facility. The three separate gyms can accommodate the large numbers who frequent there. On weekends, there are always games going on in the afternoon. Often players will team up for five-on-five competition where the winner is first to reach eleven points (each basket being wonh only one point). Those with less ability are content to sit on the sidelines and watch, though anyone can gather a team and get in a game. The games are extremely competitive and exciting featuring players with suprising skill; high on the backboards are green signs posted for those who glance at them flying by which read " NO DUNKING " . • If you ' d rather practice or warm up instead of rushing into a game, there are always some backboards open or someone shooting around you can join. If you happen to see Jo playing on a court somedme, go on over and join him, but just watch out for that stray ball careening on its way past the basket. • Dribble. Dribble. Fake. Jump. Shoot. Swish! Aargh! • Copy by Ryan Lovett 34 life Mastering the art. A Tae Kwon Do student warms up before his class. Classes ranging from Tae Kwon Do to aerobics were taken at the RSF, introducing other forms of exercise as well as helping the experi- enced perfect techniques. Photo by Jason Chan On the court. An intense game of basketball can always be found at the RSF. The RSF was a place to sweat and get some exercise, as well as get together with friends. Photo by Jason Chan Steady incline. People at the RSF sweat it out on the Stairmaster machines. Some of these aerobic junkies could workout on the highest level for hours at a time. Photo by Jason Chan rsf 8.5 Scented pleasure. This street vendor tantalizes the senses by selling an array or sweet fragrances. Among the many cafes and stores, street vendors offered another source for buying little gifts from jewelry to ceramics. (And convienently, most accept Visa or MasterCharge.) Photo by Jason Chan Street sounds. Not only can one eat, drink, and shop on Telegraph, but music played on interesting instruments, such as this, can be heard as well. Students could spend hours being entertained by walking up and down the avenue. Photo by Jason Chan 36 life Right across from campus, students frequent the familiar cafes and shops lining Telegraph on Take your pick. Among the interesting objects that can be purchased from street vendors are beautiful rocks and crystals. On Telegraph, students could find and purchase their every want and need, which was very convenient for those last- minute birthday gifts. Photo by Jason Chan ■« . the avenue It ' s twelve o ' clock, and you have ten minutes to get to Tolman for your lecture. You decide to head up to campus using Telegraph Avenue because after four years of living in Berkeley, you haven ' t realized that at this tunc of day, you can ' t walk down Telegraph at any pace faster than a snail ' s. • Masses of people move in swirls around you as you try to slide through a large group of tourists. Cafe Intermezzo has a line out the door, and you salivate as you pass by Raleigh ' s. Food. You ' re hungry and decide to grab a bagel at Noah ' s on your way to class, but Noah ' s has a line out the door. You decide you can be a little late to class, today, so you wait. • As you ' re in line, you have a sudden revelation. Today is your roommate ' s birthday, and you haven ' t gotten her a present yet. You buy your cinnamon raisin bagel, and decide to be a little later to class than you had originally planned. " Annapurna has some cool stuff, " you think, .so you head over to the incense and smokc-filied store. You look an )und, but don I think shell enjoy the foot long dildo or the water bong, so you go up to Futura to .see if they might have some funky clothing for your beloved roommate. You find the " perfect " dress, but after looking at the price tag, you realize that your roommate isn ' t that beloved, and the dress isn ' t that perfect. You go to Footnote, but you don ' t know her shoe size, so you buy a pair of burgundy Dr. Martens for yourself; you just couldn ' t resist. • It ' s twelve thirty and you ' re getting desperate. You go to Zebra, pierce your nose and get a large ribbon and bow tattooed around your arm. That ' s it. You ' re her present. Now you ' re ready to go to class, but it ' s already one thirty, and you missed it. " Oh well, 1 can always go some other day. " • Copy by Meredith Markman tplPgraph life M Finding someone to hiave a rela- tionship with was just one step in playing... the dating game With roughly 30,000 students, the odds of finding your significant other at Cal is at times slim to none. After all, what are the chances that you ' ll see that cute guy who was sitting on the steps of Sproul on Monday ever again? Yet dating does take place and there is a definite observable pattern to it. • Year one: After relinquishing all ties to your long distance flame, you realize that you are at the prime of your dating life. In college, you will you have ample opportunities to meet people of the opposite sex. Few people seem to be tangled up in a relationship. • Year two; For half of the year you have managed to convince yourself that you are still in the prime of your college dating career even though most of the people you have dated have become either your best friend or your mona l enemy. You are starting to get tired of " playing the field " and are constantly telling yourself that there are " plenty of fish in the sea. " By the second half of the year, you are beginning to wonder if a steady relationship with someone is not really a bad idea after all. Then you remind yourself that you still have two more years left to find someone. • Year three: You are getting bitter. The thought of ever having to go out on another blind date makes you want to scream. You have decided that you really do not need a relationship nor do you really want one. • Yearfour: Panicsetsin. Thisisyourlastyearandyouhavenotmetanyonethatyou would like to spend the rest of your life with or for that matter the next ten months. What are you going to do? Then you realize that you still have med school, law school, orgrad school ahead of you. The best years of your dating career are far from over. • Copy by Elizabeth D ' Olireim :M life bad pid-up lines • " Do you have a quarter, because my dad told me to call him when I found the girl of my dreams. " • " Are your feet tired, because you ' ve been running through my mind all night. ' • " Your fall from heaven must have hurt. " • " Your father must have been a thief because he stole the stars out of the sky and put them in your eyes. " • " Is it hot in here or is it you? " • (on handing the victim a dime) " Now you ' re halfway to calling me. " A LITTLE S M. Some students have a different way of expressing love with hand-cuffs, chains and whips. The diversity of campus was reflected in the diversity in practices of love and romance. Photo by Jason Chan Through a tree... a couple has a bit of quality time together. Being in a relationship meant finding more time in between classes and work to be with your significant other, even if that means only a minute. Photo by Jason Chan dating rnmanc c ' i9 Some tender loving care. At dinner, a family at Albany Village tend to their infant. Students often had to juggle their class schedules with work hours in order to provide a home and food for another member of the family. Photo by Robert Shaw it ' s a hard life The pressures faced by married students can strain even the most loving marriage. Resentment often arise over finances if one spouse is putting the other through school. Latchkey kids are more often the rule rather than the exception. Unfortunately, the University provides very little support for the unique problems that they face as married students. Issues like domestic violence, bankruptcy, and divorce are real-life problems that many student families face. Copy by Shih Chang 40 lifp Manv students struggle with classes and work, but some juggle all these and a family as well. all Quality time. As a student and a parent, students with children teach them about the wonders of life, while learning a few things themselves. Having a family while in school proved to be a lesson in real life. Photo by Jason Chan in the family As most students trekked to the libraries to do most of their studying, there were those that didn ' t have the liberty of coming and going as they pleased. It ' s not that they were physically incapable of getting to the libra n, ' , hut rather they had other things to con.sider before studving for their horrendous midterm tomorrow, What could have been more important than a midterm you ponder? As any parent will km )w, it ' s children. Though most people have the perception of any and all college students as being young, carefree and .somewhat irresponsible, the numbers of students with families increases as the years go by. And it ' s not like you could tell them apart from anyone else. No, parents were just like your every day student with a whole lot of added responsibilty, • " The only difference between mc and my friends is that 1 don ' t go out nedriy as niuc h and don ' t s[)end my mi )ney as freely. Those are minor sacrifices that are nothing compared to when I see my beautiRil daughter in my arms, " explains Jose Hernandez a 2nd year undeclared who has a nineteen month old daughter. The sincerity- in his voice is only compounded by the sadness in his fiice when he says he only sees her on weekends because he studies and works during the week. • Unlike Jose, many families lived together in Albany ' Viilagethe university ' s family housing complex. There, children run a muck as student parents ain around chasing them. To any non-parent this may be seen as precious studytime being .sapped away, but for those as parents it ' s a different matter as overheard by two women at a cafe, " 1 still would never be able to do as well as you dcj. And I don ' t have a kid to worn- abouti " " ' ell " , said the other woman, " I may not have as much study time as I would like, but school is eas ' when you have motivation and Justin is my motivation. " • Copy b ' Lucy Tarin studpnts with fiimilii ' N II The diversity on campus could be seen through the diversity of fash- ion worn by these students. docs birks, bears.oh my! University of California at Berkeley. Just uttering those words brings a plethora of colorful images to the mind of any American. A place of higher learning, of fine athletic and academic tradition, a diverse splendor of intelligent students from alJ backgrounds, and ...fashion? Well, maybe not. Professors and students alike talk about the diversity of Berkeley ' s students, and no where is this diversity more evident than in the various fashion trends among the students at Cal. • In every class I attend, I can look forward to seeing a jumbled hodgepodge of those who dearly spent hours applying make-up and fixing h;ur, and those who rolled out of bed five minutes ago and are still clothed in whatever they happened to sleep in ( that is, if they got any sleep) . There are those with pink hair and pierced faces, and the ever loyal crew decked out in so much Cal paraphernalia you ' d swear someone blew up the ASUC store, creating a giant free for all in Sproul pkiz;i. And of course, there is a campus wide epidemic of " free t-shirt syndrome. " We ' ve all seen it and many of us have been ictim to it. No, all 30,000 students on campus did not happen to be shopping together and spy that " Power Bar " t- shirt of his or her dreams. It ' s one of the ten college student commandments- If it is free, it shall be worn. • I have without a doubt seen a more eclectic collection of fashion since I ' ve been at Cal than ever before i n my life. But these differences do not tear us apart. They bring us together. The worshippersof thegrungelook walk hand in hand with those whoare one with theirblowdryers. Such sights can almost bring tears to the eyes. We are Cal students and as parts of this fine institution, we have better things to wony about than what to wear tomorrow. • Copy by Jennifer Cohen 42 life Say what? This student displays an easily manageable fashion accessory- the ever popular bandana. They are great for those get-up-and-run days, or those days when you just feel like not combing your hair (not to mention they come in different colors) Photo by Jason Chan You WEAR IT WELL. SwEAT IT OUT. This original jacket is decorative in patterns that distinguish this student ' s individual style. Being original or grabbing a little attention are some of the motives behind the way people get dressed every day. Photo by Jason Chan These students show the many fashion possibilities sweatshirts provide- from the designer styles down to the basic green, over the past few years, sweats have become popular with students because they are so comfortable. Photo by Jason Chan fiLvhion 43 At your service. The D.C. workers have the glamorous job of serving lovely dishes that could please any student ' s nutritional desires. Not! It could be worse. The D.C. workers never had to actually eat the food they were serving. Photo by Susie Cho Who needs a GLASS? This student just couldn ' t wait for clean glasses to be brought in by a D.C. worker, as he plunges his face under the soda fountain. It just goes to show you: in life, taste is everything. Obey your thirst. Photo by Susie Cho 44 life ' Dining at the dining commons proved to be an experience in and of itself. bon appetit Yum! These two students enjoy each other ' s company while trying to enjoy the D.C. food. Probably the best part of eating in the D.C. was the entertaining conversations with friends, usually about the origins of their meal. Photo by Susie Cho Upon payment of residence hall fees and presentation of a valid student I.D. card, Cal students can eat in the Dining Commons at any of the seven U.C. dorms (Units 1, 2, and 3, Stern, Foothill, Bowles, and the Clark Kerr Campus.) Students in the Residence Halls need not worn- about fixing their own meals, freeing their time for participation in any of the hundreds of activities awaiting them at Cal. For those students watching their fat and calorie intake, information about the contents of their food is provided in the dining rooms. Mso, a vegetarian dish is always available to those students who desire it. Unfortunately, consumption of dorm food often seems to require a cenain state of mind. It becomes necessary to suspend all expectations of how food should taste and smell. For most, the food served in the Dining Commons, better known as the D.C, is a mere tea.se. The tasteless, crumbly brownies only make one desire a .sweet, homemade brownie all the more. As Adam Bloom says, " Dinner is not over when I ' m full, but when complete boredom has set in. " • There are alternatives to eating in the D.C. Included in one ' s dining plan is the option of eating in any of the campus restaurants. These restaurants include The Golden Bear, The Deli, Terrace Cafe, Ramona ' s Cafe, and Pat Brown ' s Grille. Delphine Hwang says, " The food in campus restaurants is better than the food in the D.C. I can get a sandwich for $.50 rather than $3.00 when I use my I.D. card. " • Also, located in the Bear ' s Lair are the Coffee Spot, Pappy ' s Pub and Grill, Southern Select Gourmet, Taqueria Reyes, and Natural Sensations. Students congregate in the.se restaurants to eat better food, meet with friends, and for their convenience. • Dining options at Cal are many. It is up to individual students to determine what is the best plan for them. • Copy by Anna Fenner Ax. food W 45 the week, there was always some- thing happening on SproLil Plaza. let ' s go sproulin ' " Dah na na na na na na na na, Baaaatmaaaan! " This sound, among many others, can always be heard emanating form the infamous Sproul Plaza, snuggled between the Student Union and the main C administrative building (Sproul Hall), The plazaisaculturalmecca.usedforavariety of reasons - political campaigns, social debates, and most importantly, people watching. " To me, Sproul is the center of what ' s going on on campus. I love sitting on the steps of Sproul Hall on a sunny afternoon and observing the diversity of the people on campus, " explained second year student Marie Cavanaugh. • Activity is constantly occurring on Sproul around the clock, including tribal drumming in the wee hours of the morning, people snacking in between classes or running to Moffitt or Doe with a steaming mug of joe to get in some last minute studying. • And with all the rush most students are in, they might not notice the monument they walk over each and every day, commemorating the free-speech movement of the sLxties. When looking at Sproul Hall, look for a circular piece of cement a bttle off to your right embedded in the pavement. In the center of the cement is a circle of dirt, about six inches in diameter. Around the circumference of the circle, the following words are inscribed: " This soil and the air space extending above it shall not be a part of any nation and shall not be subject to any entity ' s jurisdiction. " • So although Sproul Plaza is technically owned by the Regents, what it symboUzes is beyond the Regent ' s jurisdiction. That makes Sproul Plaza unique in regards to its autonomy, for it will always be not only a place to hang out, but a place of freedom, where expressing one ' s opinion is not oppressed, but encouraged. • Copy by David Gnibstick 46 W life Just say no. A youth group performs on the steps of Sproul Hall, delivering a message of drug awareness. Sproul Plaza was a place to meet people and spread a knowing word. Photo by Jason Chan The beat goes on. Sproul would not be the same without the rhythm and beat of its signature percussionist. Every day of the week, his beats would entertain passer-bys, Pholo by Jason Chan No RE-PETE... chanted Kathleen Brown supporters at a rally on October 3, 1994. Among many other purposes, the steps of Sproul Hall were witness to political demon- strations. Photo by Kim Steinbacher .sprnul life 47 4S life " That ne ' er really happens, or at r:: believe it, it happens Even-one has their tale of how the ' got to Cal including Sonia Rodarte, a fourth year Integrative Biolog) ' and Spanish double major. She came from a private all-gids high school and a very traditional Mexican family. It may sound a lot like the well-to-do immigrant family that only wanted the best for their children. And in a way it is. Theonly theypasstheirclas,sesandeventuallygraduate. Butfor.someone thing that wasn ' t taken into consideration was how all this shelter- going through an abusive relationship, it was tning to compre- ingwasgoingtoaffectherwhenitcametimetogotocoliege. Back hend what was going on. " Looking back, I can ' t pin point how, home in lA, the only interaction she had with boys was in sports, where, and why it all started, just that when 1 finally realized Her parents never anticipated her going .so far aw ay to go to what was happening to me, 1 couldn ' t take it anymore and college. A bit naive about the ways of the world and overiy wanted to get out. 1 feared the consequences of what would optimistic about the kindness of it, Sonia never imagined life could happen, but never once thought of the effects that the relation- be so cruel. Not knowing this, off to Cal she went; happy, ship had already taken on me physically, like my ulcer. I ' ve scared, and overly anxious to be on her own, independent for done a lot of maturing since then.and have grown a lot the first time. It was then that Sonia ' s sheltered past began to stronger mentally. No one should have to go through what 1 show repercussions, especially when it came to relationships, went through, " All this from someone she chose to trust her VChen she met what was to be her first boyfriend, a fellow Cal freshman year. • Threeyearsanda restraining order later, Sonia ' s student, she entered a new realm completely unprepared, nightmare finally seems to be winding down. Coasiderin g it all, it oblivious to what la ed ahead. No one really knows what to would have been easy for her to become bitter or a recluse, but as expect from a relationship, especially their first, but no one ever herroommateGiselleCampos,athirdyear psychology major puts expects the worst. It ' s like when you see those newsarticle that give it, ' It ' s amazing that someone who has experienced so much pain the wamingsigns for what to look out for, but you disregard them can still manage tohavcsuchaposiiiveattitudeaboutlife. " Tliough because things like that don ' t happen to you or your friends. Sonia has overcome this obstacle triumphandy, all she really wants Unfortunately, they do. . nd a lot closer to home than anyone to do is to tell anyone who is in a similar situation that it ' s not as suspects. Formost, the hardest pan of college is making sure hopeless as it seems. • Copy by Luc ' Tariii profili m With many housing options available, some students preferred the communal living of co-op life. a for one For most, the mention of college housing conjures up images of cramped dorm rooms or spaceless apartments. Many students are unaware, how- ever, of the variety of housing opportunities available through the University Students ' Cooperative Association. Consisting of 13 houses and twoapartment complexes, tlie co-ops offer several types of living arrangements varying from vegetarian to all female houses. Rochdale and Fenwick, the USCA ' s apartment buildings, offer students the chance to live in an apartment-like setting, while still enjoying the camaraderie of cooperative living. Completely student- owned and operated, the co-ops are an alternative to costly and often restricting domi-life. • Jennie Reboh of Sherman Hall said she chose to live in the co-ops as a sort of happy medium between the dorms and her own apartment. " I didn ' t like the limited social sphere an apartment of my own would have offered me, but I ;ilso didn ' t want to live in the dorms with so many people younger than myself " said Jennie. " I also like the fact that I live in a house, rather than an institutional-looking building. I feel more at home knowing I have my own kitchen to use in the middle of the night if I feel like it. That ' s something the domis can ' t offer, " she continued. • Just as its name suggests, living in the USCA is a group effort. Members of each house are responsible for contributing five hours of work each week. Tasks range from cleaning the bathrooms to cooking dinner. Most co-opers agree that being an active part of their house ' s environment fosters a strong sense of community within its members. • As a result of these activities, the sense of community within the houses and the system itself make living in the co-ops a completely unique expenence. • Copy tn ' Jena Valdez • 0 m lile Betty crocker. For a special treat, this baker (Ills the co-op with the sweet smell of fresh baked cookies. There were many pluses to living in a co-op. from less expensive housing to lasting friend- ships. Photo courtesy of Jena Valdez A SPOON FULL OF ThE BrADY BuNCH SUGAR. These co-opers are preparing dinner for their fellow residents. Part of co- op life was chipping in with the cooking and cleaning. Ptioto courtesy of Jena Valdez Fellow co-opers gather together for an evening on the town. Probably most beneficial of co-op life, was the sense of friendship and community. Photo courtesy of Jena Valdez ro-op life .11 Change of scen- ery. In contrast to the familiar landscape of Telegraph, a slightly more " conserva- tive " street musician can be found in Barcelona, Spain. During Spring Break, many students wanted to get away from Berkeley, some as far as Europe. Photo by Jason Chan r r What go better hand-in- hand than Spring Break and parties. No matter where students escaped to, a party with fellow college students also on break could be found. Photo by Jason Chan m- m mm ija .-- -, .._... , ' ■ w i 1 0 " J H [iW i HHH||| H| m i ' - " 1 1 m - ' i ' m T ' i 1 M tm l 1 .12 lifo A much needed break from stresses, students took the chance to get outta here On a slower TEMPO. During a break from the stresses of schoolwork, some people take the time to catch up on sleep, smell the flowers and here, feed the birds. Spring Break was a time to enjoy the simple things in life. Pholo by Jason Chan There was a time when Spring Break was sacred. All students had to worry about was how to spend that glorious week. School was a concept put on the back burner as many students ventured to far and away places for the much coveted vacation. Others lounged around at home and caught up on a years worth of TV and movies. Ah yes... those were the days. Utely it seems, some professors have collaborated to break a student ' s spirit. How you ask? Simple. Plan a midterm or a paper due the day students are to return from the Break. X ' hat a nightmarcl • Those who have had this happen to them know what it feels like to have the carefreeness of vacation stripped from them. .A.nd there are those who will never feel this. Yet those to be saluted has to be those who refu,sed to abide by the expectaii i )ns of the teacher and partied all Spring Break without concern for their impending doom come time to take the midterm (jr turn in the paper. They understand the true meaning of Spring Break. Time to forget everything and li e it up. • Aside from the possibility of strategically planned midterms and papers, the moral of Spring Break is to give students an opportunity to unwind from the tension of school life or a chance to re energize for the ever nearing finals. Some find that the best R R comes from partying till they just can ' t pany no more. Other find the more conventional theory of going into hibernation much more conducive to their mental health, still others actually use this time to catch up on studies. Apparently, their parents never taught them the art of enjoyment. • It is never too late to learn how to live it up. Take a trip, whether it he to Europe or Baja. Party with a group long lost friends from high school or complete strangers. The point is to make the most of the vacation, midterm on Monday or not. • Copy by Lucy Tarin sprina break .!:{ With an accumulation of necessary objects, moving out is even more of a hassle. pack it up Summer approaches, and all you can think about is going home to see your friends and family. Right when that last final is over, the only thing you want to do is hop on the next plane, leaving behind any thoughts of books, papers, or midterms. But before you can escape for vacation, you must pack up your things and move on out. • Remember when you first moved into the dorms and you thought, " Boy do I have a lot of stuff! " Well, after accumulating all the necessities over the past year, you ' re now thinking, " Bov, do I have ajot of stuff! " What before took a car load now takes a moving truck to transport back home. All those extra clothes and books, and don ' t forget that cute little nightstandyou just had to have, don ' t seem to fit back in the suitcases you brought up. • Those who planned on moving into an apartment still needed to pack up their things and then unpack them at their new pad. The prospect of reorganizing a whole new living space seemed a bit more exciting though. Maybe now, you can find that favorite shirt that has mysteriously disappeared after that first load of laundrv ' . • Those leaving their apartments and their possessions for the summer, only needed to worry about taking home their most precious items: clothes, the computer, the television, and the stereo - equipped with all C.D.s. The rest you hoped would still be there when fall comes back around. And don ' t forget to check all the windows and locks before heading home. • Moving out sometimes seemed a more horrendous task than moving in. But at least this time, all you have to face are a few months of rest and relaxation. • Copy by Catherine Leung S4 k " I HATE GOODBYES. " Students bid each other farewell and go their separate ways. One thing that would be missed about living in the dorms was always having friends to talk to just down the hall. Photo by Hope Meng IT 1 f r : 1 ' 1 D .! Hold the door. Slowly but Just as the hour-long wait for an elevator on move-in day, students also had to hold the doors so they could pile in all their boxes. Photo by Hope Meng SURELY. After a year of accumulating more necessities, packing up and moving out seemed to take much longer than moving in. Photo by Hope Meng movina out .1.1 Cut STYLE. With precision and skill, this hairstylist gives this satisfied client a new look. One way of earning money was by picking a job that allowed you to do some- thing you enjoy. Photo by Susie Cho Attitude adjustment. With the kind of attitude of sticking his tongue out at customers, it ' s a wonder how this student landed a job as a cashier. Personal- ity was one basis employ- ees looked for in applicants. Photo by Susie Cho m lilV Mac-ing. This student uses her computer literacy to land her a job on campus. With special knowledge and talent, a student could stand out from other applicants. Photo by Jason Chan -4 Searching the want ads and spotting the " Help Wanted " signs are just a ■ M few hints when I hunting Money... cash... bucks... moola... job. Yes, the need for money equals the need for a job. Looking for work can be a very harrowing experience. You have to be able to convince any future employer that you are the one, the only one, suited for the job. You must he able to explain why no one else flips burgers the way you do or why no one else can sell the product quite the same way. • When it becomes obvious that a job i.s definitely in vour future, you begin looking for " Help Wanted " signs, asking friends if they know of openings, and looking through newspapers. Then there are the applications to fill out and, possibly resumes to write. Once these are completed and turned in, those who seem qualified are called in for interviews. Interviews can be very stressful. The prospect of an interview can be even more frightening than the interview itself as the intensity of the situation is built up in your mind and you imagine with anticipation the barrage of questions the interviewer is sure to hurl your way. Hopefully, when all is said and done, you will have landed a job. If not, the process begins again. • Another option open to students is the chance to be an intern. Internships include both paid and volunteer positions, may earn student academic credit, andean sometimes be found in the student ' s area of study and aspired career. Information about opportunities to serve as a intern can be obtained at the office of Careerand Graduate School Services. • Finding a job may not be easy, but It is possible. It may require a great deal of effon on the paa of students, but if they keep at it, they are sure to find a job working on campus, in the community, or as an intern. • Copy by Anna Fenner lonkinvtoi-HJflb t7 Mochas lattes. Serving students at cafes is a good way to make some extra cash. Cafes have a lot to offer to hungry students looking for a meal or rushing students on the go. They are a relatively inexpensive way for students to fulfill a sweet craving or relax with a cup of coffee. Photo by Jason Chan Can I HELP YOU? Coffee houses are a great place not only for custom- ers, but for jobless students looking for work. Coffee houses also offer the perfect spot for meeting a mix of people with many different tastes and ideas. Photo by Jason Chan V 38 life with a little help from your nearest Juan Valdez dealer, student life becomes easier to face for here Coffee-mania. Students stop in and out of cafes as the day goes by for a quick meal or relaxing coffee break. Cafes provide a mellow environment for studying and a friendly atmosphere for student socialization. Photo by Jason Chan or to go? Popular folklore paints Berkeley to be a campus of rioters, rebels, and addicts. The flower-child days of the rebellious Sixties maybe a thing of the past, but the students of UC Berkeley still remain loyal to their chemical dependence on... caffeine. For many, students, their first foray into the wonderful worid of espresso stans in one of the Southside cafes. There, the myriad of coffee- related concoctions overwhelms even the most sophisticated student. Yet after the first sip, they are hooked - addicted to not only the frothy delight of a glass of steamy cappuccino sweetened with brown sugar and dusted lightly with cinnamon and cocoa powder, but to the establishments themselves. • The famed lights of Cafe Strada on Bancroft serve as beacons in the night for the College Avenue crowd, guiding them in to sip their espressos under the wood- framed canopy. Just a few blocks away is an( )ther Berkeley coffee institution — Cafe Milano. Its pink stone facadeand its cool yet dark interior proves inviting toeventhecasual passerby, luring the uninitiated into the first floor of Milano where you ' ll find chess players dueling it out with the help of an occasional shot of espresso. Towards the back you ' ll find a comparative literature professor holding office hours amidst this crowd of coffee-worshippers. When asked why he doesn ' t see his students in his office, Prof Christopher Larkosh says simply, " when Paris can be two blocks away, why would you ever want to stay in Dwinelle? " These, and dozens of other houses of caffeinated delights round off the upper echelon of Berkeley ' s cafe society. Hundreds of thousands sen ' ed, and counting. • Copy by Shih Chang oafi life % .19 Acadeniif Life there ' re classes, too? ACADEMICS IS AN INTEGRAL PART OF STUDENT LIFE AT CAL Ah, life at Cal, enjoying the beautiful weather, meeting the interesting people, and tiying new things. The possibilities are endless with the variety of things there are to do here. But all these will have to wait until " I finish studying. But when will it end? " Oh yes, any student can tell you that life at Cal begins with academics. At the University of California at Berkeley, an institution known first and foremost for its academic excellence and achievement, one cannot escape the virtues of loading up on caffeine and studying ' til the break of dawn. No matter what the major, or which class, students found that it all began with hitting the books, • Yet, the learning that took place was not limited to the classroom. It was experienced through talking with other students, getting hands- on learning in a lab, or interaction with the faculty. These are what brought Berkeley students together to learn from each other and formulate their t)wn ideas. We, as Berkeley students, confronted subjects and problems by looking through the different perspectives reflected by the diversity on campus. So maybe we didn ' t have to wait until studying was done to enjoy Berkeley life. By meeting new people and trying new things, students were experiencing the academic life at Cal. • Copy by Catherine Leung 60 life Where ' s the professor? Lecture classes can be so large at times that focusing on the subject or remaining attentive In class can sometimes be a challenge. Lectures can range In size from 75 to 1000 people, a very overwhelming experience for new students. Photo by Jason Chan arademii lite iil The Lone Ranger. Gett ing into PSL bright and early before the midterm, this student has his pick of the perfect thinking chair, as well as getting some pre-test studying done. In preparing for a midterm, every detail, from knowing the correct definitions to picking the right seat, was taken into consideration. Photo by Jason Chan B2 life ,; SS !f the final countdown STUDENTS ALWAYS LOOK FORWARD TO THE INEVITABLE EXAM. Following hard upon the heels of TeieBears woes, tests and niidtcrnis serve as wake-up calls for the Berkeley student who ' s mind is still Inigering in the lazy days of summer. Vi ' ithin a week after TeieBears course selections end, midterms loom over the horizon. " They all come on the same i otldamn weekl I ha e two on the same day! " complains Joanna Choy. Four weeks into the new semester, everyone seems to be busy studying for their e.xams. Finding a comfortable .seat in the Moffitt Undergraduate Library becomes nearly impossible on the eve of a (Chemistry midterm, and manv students flock to nearby cafes for artificial resuscitation of their brains with large doses of caffeine. • Cramming for exams isn ' t exclusively a cur.se that struggling students have to bear. Many find Berkeley ' s cla.s.ses to be so competitive that even the smartest student has trouble staying on top of the material. Students who breezed through high school without opening their textbooks find themselves burning the midnight oil just to keep up with the readings. Billy Chan explains, it ' s a problem when you do okay in a class, but you haven ' t learned anything. " To the rescue comes Black Lighting Notes which are a popular alternative for those who find their lecture nptes to be " incomplete. " Study groups at the Golden Bear Center fill up the week before exams, and teaching assistants suddenly find students in their classes that they ' ve not seen in weeks. • Before you know it, the second wave of midterms hits, to be followed quickly by Final Week. The studying never seems to end, but that ' s precisely the definition of student life. • Copy by Shih Chang l«sls nams K;t Dealing with homework and studying was the easy part. crossing the boundary The stigma of once being a drug addict is not something easy to live with. And though drug use may seem more liberal in Berkeley when compared to any other place, it is more commonly done as a recreational activity than anything else. So it happens that students may try a hit or shoot up for the first time just to in ' it. Then again, some don ' t. There are the stories such as DK ' s, an undeclared second year who only wished to be identified as such to avoid the stigma. DK ' s use wasn ' t recreational and he didn ' t first tr ' it in Berkeley. " I always figured that I ' d stop doing stupid things when I got to college. I figured that I did them because I was bored. Then I found out I was wrong. That ' s when I got scared. " • It wasn ' t like a one day realization. The thought had been plaguing him for some time. Maybe it was the fact that lecture was a once-a-month occurrence, or that fact that when he attended discussion he was so high he wouldn ' t remember what class it was for. Regardless of all the indications, it wasn ' t till a bad experience landed him the hospital that DK realized enough was enough. • A hit ofsome bad acid, ironically purchased at People ' s Park, caused some horrendous hallucinations that caused him to scamper up the nearest tree to avoid, what he beleived was, a ground swarming with roaches and assorted bugs. It was when the branch, too thin to support him, snapped that he tumbled to the ground and broke his arm in three different places and was knocked unconscious that gave him a free ride to Alta Bates. • " ' When I think about it, it makes me furious. How could I have been so stupid? I could ' ve hurt someone, I could ' ve killed myself What would my parents think, after working so hard just to get me here? There was so much I wasn ' t thinking about. I guess no one ever figures it will get that bad. " • Sadly it does, and all this in his first year. DK is happy to report that the following summer of 1994, he told his parents he was going to go to summer school but really went to a rehab center to detoxify himself Since then he says the worse thing he ' s done is a few beers now and then with some friends. Though it seems as if the worst part is behind him, DKsays every day is hard. " There isn ' t one day when I don ' t get a minor craving to get high. Then there ' s the days when I really feel I need one. But if there ' s one thing I learned from all this, it ' s that getting high is the last thing I need. " As I close the interview with DK, he gave me a weak smile. I could tell having to rehash the whole story was a difficult thing to do. After having it so hard so eariy in life, anything else that comes along can ' t be that bad. • Copy by Lucy Tarin ' 64 life pronic B.1 paying the price THE HIGH COST OF BOOKS TEACHES STUDENTS THE ART OF BARGAIN SHOPPING Okay, you ' ve finally gotten into that class you needed, and you ' ve decided that you ' re going to stay in it. You ' re all set. All you have to do now is buy the books. So you walk down to the ASUC Store and after finding the shelf stacked with books with your class labeled on it , you realize, " Do I really want to read all these books? Maybe this isn ' t the class for me. " • Tlien you check out the price and you decide to do a Hide shopping around. So you cross the street, and enter the crowded doorway of Ned ' s. With notepad and calculator in hand, you wander the endless aisles and finally loate your beloved class list. Facts and figures swirl about in your head as you do a comparative analysis of whether the ASUC book store or Ned ' s gives you a better deal. You decide you need to shop around some more for that bargain price. You just go next door into Campus Textbooks, and the process begins again. After gathering all the information, you make an educated decision as to which place to purchase books would be most beneficial to your already thinning wallet. The process of bargain shopping could take days, and by the end, you discover that in a blink of an eye, you have just spent anywhere from $200 to $300 on textbooks, not exacdy what you had in mind to buy with that sum of money. After finally handing over the cash for books, the next step was figuring a way to transport die 50 tons of reading material back home. Prepared students came equipped with empty backpacks, and left with ahunchedb ack. • Phew! Itseemedthattheeffortinfindingthebestpriceforabookwasalmostmore exhausting than actually taking the class. After arranging all your books in categorical order, you relax with your back in recoven ' from lugging the books all the way home, and think, " Now, all I have to do is read them. " • Copy b} ' Catherine Leung 4 66 lUe Stacked sky high. Balancing a ton of books in his arms, this student attempts to make it to the cashier where he will spend a pretty penny for them. Books were, as always, a hefty expense for students. But this student is money smart, and tries to buy his books used, which does reduce the price a little. Photo by Jason Chan buyinsf books HJ I have had my hand up for past five minutes, waiting for the other vul- tures from my class to finish their petty inquir- ies. Staring down the overachiever to my left and elbowing another one to my right, I finally got my " question " in. Sure, it was simply a re- gurgitation of what the the art of kissing flSS readings said, but at least I handled the clas- sic Jeopardy! challenge by wording the answer in the form of a question. Unabashed and shame- less kissing up, I ' ll admit. Yet for getting the profes- sor to know my name from a class of six hun- dred, it ' s all worth it. Copy by Shih Chang Any questions? Seeking desperate help in Biology 1A, students crowd into their T.A. ' s office hours. Office hours was a chance for students to resolve unanswered questions, as well as get better aquainted with their T.A. or professor. Photo by Jason Chan fiS life ' ' - hour of need STUDENTS HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO GET ANSWERS DURING OFFICE HOURS A desk, a bookcase full of mysterious and ominous books greased by studious fingers that have caressed those pages countless times. A few papers strewn across the timeworn oak table and a large, scarlet " F " scrawled across the top paper for everv ' onc to witness its complete failure. And the domineering figure behind it all sits as one with the background — as natural as a lion in the grassland savanna. This is office hours.... • Behind that desk is the figure with all the weight of experience and the reputation of the university by his or her side. The word intimidation comes to mind and none escape the feeling, not the wet-nosed first year freshman and not even the battle-hardened seni(jr. It is something that must be overcome every year, every semester; and the aura of authority is a powerful force to overcome. • " I do feel intimidated when its just the professor and me. even though we see each other in class every other day - and it ' s a pretty small class, " said first-year student Solomon Kailihawa about his office hours experiences with his English lA professor. • Despite these unreasonable fears, students brave the waters and seek out the wisdom of professors or GSI ' s each semester. Besides, it can ' t be that bad if there is a " Far Side " cartoon taped on the outside of the door. Perhaps the prof won ' t rip your head off afierall. • Copy by David Kang olli( ( ' hours keep the peace WITH ACADEMIC CENTERS, STUDYING COULD BE ACHIEVED IN DORMS Midterms are coming up. You ' ve got to get studying for that chemistn ' exam. But where do you go in your residence hall to study? • For some students, their rooms are the perfect place to study. There, students can close their doors to everyone else in the building (with the exception of their roommate) and they have all their books and materials relatively close by, making it possible to focus on the task at hand. • This is possible, of couse, as long as one ' s roommate doesn ' t show up with friends in tow, as long as hall mates don ' t bang on the door and the desire to chat isn ' t overwhelming, as long as the music isn ' t distracting and as long as the bed remains uninviting. As soon as you find yourself leaning towards the bed, study time is over. But the midterm ' s tomorrow! Where do you go from there? • Lounges are quieter places where one can get away from the noisy halls and distracting temptations in their rooms. The Academic Centers, located in Units 2 and 3, Foothill, and Clark Kerr, are also places specifically designed for intense studying. Students choose the center they find most convenient for them. The centers are quiet areas set aside specifically for learning. Besides being places to study. Academic Centers also provide career and academic advising, tutoring, classes and workshops. • Many options are open to students in the residence halls. It is simply a matter of determining which en ironment is most efi ective for each indixidual ' s needs. • Copy by Anna Fenner 7U life During hearty studying of chemistry, students always had snacks at hand. Being prepared not only meant food for the mind, but food in the body, too. And having a little food in your stomach helps you stay awake into the very early morning. Phot o by Jason Chan Some peace and QUIET. Finally finding a place to study in silence, ideas bloom in this student ' s head. In order to study without the noise of dorms, many students took refuge in academic centers and empty classrooms. Pholo by Robert Shaw where to study 71 ' :ik ' ' ' ■ ' • ' ' - ' .I :,m: Squirrels ' Deep Thoughts. COMPETITION. Even with the smallest grassy area, a student can find a little place of their own to catch a few extra pages before class. Some students preferred the great outdoors as their place of learning. Photo by Gwen Yu All some students need are a double cappucino and a good book. Instead of studying at home, many students found that the cafe atmosphere set the mood for deep thoughts. Pholo by Gwen Yu ! lire mXL. J " » ■ . " • ilfifT « 1 mo, doe, or MOFFITT, DOE, OR HELLER. LIBRARIES ARE PLACES TO STUDY ON CAMPUS Where is the perfect place to study on campus? That ' s what even, ' incoming student wants to know. • Is it in one of the lihraries? Anv one of the libraries provide a quiet atmosphere conducive to stuchiiig, Even ' one in the lihraries seem hard at work studying or doing research. All heads jerk up suddenly at any unexpected noise, startling also the noisemaker. The lihraries are definitely places of silent study. Allison Hamada says, " Doe Librar ' is a wonderful place to study because it is quiet and the rooms are very spacious and beautifull " • What about campus lawns ' ' There, students can relax on nice days and study in a ver ' tranquil envn ' onment, Veiy few people talk when others are trying to study, and, tho.se who do. generally speak quietly. One does, however, run the risk of becoming sleepy while studying in the sun, an affliction which brings study sessions to rapid conclusions. • Some students find that campus restaurants are good places to study. The sounds of people ' s conversations do not disturb them. In fact, some prefer a loud, busy environment to one that is completely quiet and sedate. In this case, restaurants are prime locations. Students can also buv food and coffee to give them the extra boost they may need. • In the end, the answer to the question, ■ ' Vi ' here is the perfect place to study? " becomes one of individual choice. Some students need complete silence, while some like noise. Ever ' body must find the en ironment which works best for them, answering the question in their own individual wavs. • Copy by Anna Feiuier where (ostudv major decisions WITH A VARIETY OF MAJORS, STUDENTS HAD TO DECIDE WHICH PATH TO TAKE. Statistics prove that the average college student changes his er major five times in their college career. In deciding which major to choose, students must pause and realize the consequences of their decisions. Just lifting the five pound course book could give students an idea of the endless variety of majors. To alleviate some conRision, here is a brief list of popular majors and the students who choose them: • English major : Frequentlywears berets andJackKerouac shirts, usually sports abackpackfijUoflngmarBergmanfilmsandclovetea. • Mathematics Chemistry Engineeringmajor : Tall, skinny, a bit pale from staving up late on the Internet. Adidas sweat socks pulled up to mid-calf rangeamust. • Pre-med : Smellsslightlyoffomialdehyde,brushesuponbedsidemannerbywatching " Chicago Hope " and " General Hospital, " a bit wean ' aftere.xplaining to his friends for the fifth time that, no, he cannot prescribe drugs yet. • journalism major : Seen with pencil behind ear, likes to be called ' scoop ' on occasion, frequently seen baishing up on Dan Rather impression. Pre-law : Snappy dresser, already has sleazy tinge to voice, never misses Perry Mason, has annoying habit of yelling " objection! " when someone cuts in line at the Bear ' s Lair. • Business major : Another snappy dresser, likes having friends play ' Yes-man " , often says things like " Sure, Bill, I ' ll drop you a line, " or " Have my people talk with your people and we ' ll work out a deal. " • All stereotypes aside, choosing a major is one of the toughest decisions a college student must face. This decision undoubtedly will influence the course of each student ' s lives. In the words of one departing senior: " I changed my major three times, but it was worth it in the end. Once you find what you are truly interested in, nothing else matters. " Copy by Heather Bradley 74 life I was going to major in environ- mental science with a social emphasis, until I started dying in Chem 1 A and saw that I had to take Physics as a prerequisite. I met some juniors that majored in environmental science when I tabled for CalPIRG and they were amused because they never did any tree hugging work like me. But Environmental Science 10 is an interesting class, so I ' m not sure if I ' ll change my majorornot. Ohwell.lhave time. " Freshman Joan Huang Decisions, decisions. While sitting in a cafe, a student studies up on a prospective major and contemplates the validity of its choice. Students toiled with deciding on a major, often visiting their advisors many times before reaching a desjclon Photo by Jason Chan major decisions 7 " ...hmm, Telebears? Who invented it? Wtio ' s responsible for this travesty of communication and efficacy? An elaborate system to confuse, frustrate and anger the student body. ..a blight on our beautiful campus, a manifestation of institutionalized psychosis that must be eradicated before any realistic dialogue can occur. I disagree with the very concept of Telebears. I think it needs to be arrested immediately if we are to have peace. Also, I didn ' t get into the Female Sexuality class. " Freshman John B. Lin " We ' re sorry.... you are unable to place yourself on the waiting list because the waiting list is full. " This is a very common and unwelcomed response many students heard while registering for classes through Telebears. Using Telebears didn ' t necessarily alleviate the frustrations in the register- ing process. Photo by Jason Chan 76 life OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR I " welcome to teleBears " NEED CLASSES? LET YOUR FINGERS DO THE WALKING A general catalog, a schedule of classes, a touch-tone telephone, a comfonable sitting position, and of course a whole lot of patience is all any student needs in tackling the registration process via Berkeley ' s TeleBears system. Through their telephone line, the wxM of Berkeley was opened to the students. After dialing like mad, and finally being greeted by that " oh-so-pleasant " voice on the receiver, students could register for classes, change the grading option for a class, or simply check their personal status in fees and address changes. • Although TeleBears enabled students to avoid yet another line in the registration process, it didn ' t eliminate all the frustrations that came along with signing up for classes. Students anxiously awaited the gender of voice responding which corresponded to either being enrolled in or closed from a much wanted and needed class. After hearing the same phrases spoken over and over, some students began to loathe the mysterious TeleBears voice. " They need a new voice. That lady can get really annoving! " expressed freshman Malini Shah. Another moment of inten.se panic occurred when in the middle of registering for your last class, you are suddenly cut off...dial tone. ... rejected . • Yet by the end of your designated TeleBears period, students were either left with the assurance of being enrolled in the classes of their choice, or beingwait-listed and hopeflilofactuallygettingintoany classes the next semester. Eitherway,students found a way to get into the classes they wanted, either through much ass-kissing or using ' the force ' of Telebears. " Hey, it ' s worked for me, " bragged freshman Billy Chen, and maybe it can work for the rest of us. • Copy by Catherine Leung telebears 77 i passage to... JAPAN, FRANCE, INDIA, STUDENTS SEE THE WORLD GET CREDIT TOO. Now is the time to see the world! Dozens of opponunities for international study abroad are available to Berkeley students interested in exploring the lives and cultures of people in other countries. • The UniversityofCalifornia sponsors the Education Abroad Program (EAP). This program offers students the opportunity to study in one of at least 31 countries spanning the globe, from Australia to Br azil, from Sweden to Ghana, from Japan to Israel. Most programs are for full academic years, others last only a semester. Fees for studying abroad are often similar to University fees and financial aid can be used to pay costs abroad as well. Several other scholarships and grants are available to students in order to help defray the costs. With early planning, students can study abroad and make progress towards graduation in four years. • There are also numerous private organizations offering students the chance to study in a foreign country. Information about privately sponsored programs can be obtained at the office of Berkeley Programs for Study Abroad, 160 Stephens Hall (where EAP information can be found as well). Students must contact these programs for further information and also be sure that course work completed while studying abroad can be transferred to Berkeley for credit. • Study abroad programs can be once in a lifetime opportunities to truly experience another countn ' and another way of life. They offer a chance for students to learn about the customs and practices of other people and to gain experience in the ways of the worid. It is an opponunity to go beyond the life they know and to experience themselves in places and situations they have never known or possibly ever imagined. • Copy by Anna Fenner 7S life A FAMILIAR SITE. Aren ' t you going to miss seeing the Campanile everyday? One aspect of studying abroad that had to be dealt with was coping with living in a ditterenf culture without all the comforts of home. Photo by Kim Steinbacher Making plans. students gather around to discuss their possible excursions to foreign countries. Studying abroad was a chance for students to learn other languages and cultures, as well as earn university credit. Photo by Lola Hermosillo studv abroad 79 lifB " Bv the end of the semester, they ' ll look at the world through different eves. " the art of teaching ■ ' I like the challenge ofstarting with a group who knows absolutely nothing about my field. Nobody ' s had a course in folklore before they get to me. So they know nothing, really, nothing. They know folklore, as it turns out, they find out later, but they don ' t know anything about the field of study. " As one of the recipients of the 1994 Distinguished Teaching or mythology. It ' s not rc;!lit ' ; it ' s reality once removed, like Award, .-Man Dundes was perhaps the most elated of the dreams, just as dreams have to interpreted to be understood, honorees. For him. theawardwasa recognition not only for the I think, sudo folklores. So I ' ve devoted my life tn ' ing to interpret quality of his teaching, but of the value of his dedication to the folklore. " • His dedication to his field of study pales only in his Folklore Program. Dr. Dundes reflects very often upon the commitment to teaching, lie explains, " I feel venstrongh ' that future of the folkloristics here at Berkeley. Td like to keep on this anificial division between teaching and research is abso- teaching as long as I ' m physically able to do so, and I still enjoy lutely specious and false. I feel they are all one and the .same it, which I anticipate is forever. One thing that worries me is that process. I trv to stimulate them, and of course they stimulate the folklore program here really depends on me. There are me. 1 find that when I ' m on .sabbatical, after a month or so, I ' m other people in the program, but they ' re in otherdepartments. really missing the classroom. That ' s whv I ' m not going to take They teach one folklore course a year, and that ' s kind of their |cariy retirement j. It ' s too much fun still. The blood still boils, contribution. I ' m the only full-time iolklorist on campus. If 1 the |uices still go. " • AsmuchasDr. Dundes enjoy teaching, his retire, what ' s going to happen to folklore here? " • His struggle students enjoy him even more. One student comments, " He ' s to keep folkloristics alive at Berkelev is motivated by his love of probablv one of the reasons whv I went into folklore. His the field of study. Dr. Dundes relates, " My particular bias in incrediblegenerosityasascholarandasapersonwassounique j folklore is that of a psychoanalytic bent. I ' m a Freudian that I felt that this is something I really want to be a part of He folklorist, as I call myself. One of my colleagues, perhaps in jest made it a ver ' exciting and dynamic field. " For Dr. Dundes, the or perhaps in all .seriousness, said, ' You ' re a leader in the field ultimate satisfaction lies in seeing his students grow. " By the - without any followers. ' And that ' s true. Ven ' few people like end of the semester, they ' re going to have a real sen,se of the to apply Freudian principles to folklore, but 1 think that ' s what discipline, of how to look at data, how to look at the world it ' s all about. Folklore is fantasy: children ' s rhymes or fair) ' tales through different eyes. " • Copy by Sbih Chang prnfilc W Activiti life Happy new year. Members of the Persian Cultural Foundation celebrate the Persian New Year with the ritual of " The Table of Seven S ' s. " A common goal of ethnic and cultural groups was to celebrate and preserve the traditions of their ancestors. Photo courtesy ol Persian Cultural Foundation • -i: ' • ' « -! celebrating the diversity on campus Chinese Student Vsso( iation S2 hie llonokonoSludnit Assoriatioii Date established: Spring 1992 President: Carlo Yu Activities: Movie night, picnic with Christian Evangelical Fellowship, Bonfire Festival, Karaoke Night, Sport Day. Casino Night, trip to Monterey Bay, Hong Kong-style BBQ ■ ' tEMOHY Of v,. -W V I %. PervmndilturalFiiiindalinn Date established: Spring 1991 President: Arash Davallou Activities: Sponsors Persian cultural events on campus such as the Persian New year pthnir rullural pnupx S:{ Bahai ( oik ' oc Hub Date established: 1925 President: Baharak Tabarsi Activities: Help in organize " Ethics in a Global Society, " Diversity Dance Workshop Performance on Sproul Plaza, De-Cal course on the exploration of world cultures Intcrvarsity ( liri (ian Fellowship SI lile Singing praises. The Christian Evangelical Fellowship sing hymns near the gates of Sproul. There were many ways religious groups rejoiced and brought their religion to other Cal students. Photo by Jason Chan in the name of fellowship koiTiin lliiplist SliiiliMil I iiioii Date established: 1981 President: Cecile Bang Activities: Friday night Bible studies religious grimps N.l ASIIC Ret yrlino Project Date established: 1981 President: Jenny Kibrick Number of members: 25 Activities: Responsible for all recycling on campus, composting uncoooked veg- etables from dining halls and grass clippings from campus Legal ( linir Date established:} ' Anu2irY 17, 1962 Activities: Representing students with conflicts in University issues, such as financial aid, student conduct, residential matters, sexual harassment, discrimination, grade disputes, etc. SB % lite Mr Lending a helping HAND. Among its many good deeds, The Peace Club sponsors the Candlelight Vigil for Homeless Children. Student groups helped make life a little easier for others in need. Photo courtesy of The Peace Club for the greater good The IViK e (I Date established: September 1992 President: Arash Da ' allou Activities: Resource Guide for the Homeless, Candlelight Vigil Food and Toy Drive for Homeless Children politiral snrial adinn uroups S7 Asian Business Association Date established:W5 President: Warren Chung Activities: Information sessions for prospective business students, professional events, Volunteer Income T;i Assistance in Oakland Chinatown getting a head start With over 300 organizations on campus, academic groups play a visible role. Students join academic groups for a variety of reasons, from getting academic information and support, to becoming acquainted with professors and applying for graduate schools. • Academic clubs such as the Asian Business Association, Chicanos Latinos in Health Education, Hispanic Students in Science and Engineering and Society of Women Engineers provide support for those under- represented in certain fields of study. Other academic groups are organized around common majors, such as the Association of Psychology Undergraduates, MSEA and SCIBUGS. And then there are the academic groups for the elite, where members must meet certain GPA require- ments, as in the Pre-iMedical Society. • Academic group activities include socials where professors and students alike can meet, which is a great chance to make connections. These groups become a forum for students to discuss their academic difficulties as well as finding helpful ways to alleviate them. All in all, academic groups were a beneficial source for students to meet others and become a strong contributor to the activity life at Cal. • Copy by Catherine Leung 8S % lile The As u( iatiuii ol PNyiiKiloo) 1 iidcroiaduativs Date established: 1969 President: Miranda Gabriel Activities: Faculty Reception, TA Reception, GRE with Kaplan, study groups for psychology classses, peer couseling, forums, social events © JL ' - « rt ( hiianos LatiiiiiN in Health Eduialion Date established: 1970 Actvities: Blood drives, Raza Day, Pre-medical conferences, Clinica de la mujer arHdcmir iiniiipN S9 USEA SAMPE llispiinii Sliidcnls in Sricme and Enginmino ail liip h ' ( ' - l( ' (]iral lldiior Sot jety Date established: 1993 President: Arash Da allou Actvities: Provide references for Research Positions, Tutoring in the sciences, on-campus CPR and First Aid Classes, Professor luncheons, Attend National Scientific Seminars, Food and Toy Drive for homeless kids during Christmas Senior (lass ( ouik il Date established: 1874 President: Sunil Gupta Actvities: Commencement Convocation September 1994, May 1995, Chancellor ' s Reception. The Big Game Kickoff, SAS Student Leaders Forum aradpmii grniips 91 92 life ■I " The cramps, the water rentcntion. I I I I it ' s all worth it. " I I A L L I A I born thriller Any English professor can tell you that good writing doesn ' t just happen. It is a talent and skill that takes years to refine, lifetimes to master. Plug in humor into that daunting equation, and you ' ll see whv Karen Ahn, co-editor of The Heuristic Squelch, has her work cut out for her. " I was always interested in writing, and was looking for a student intelligent and enlightened people, but there are some differ- outlet - a forum for my pieces. I was a columnist for The Daily ences that can ' t be resolved. I just happen to be a woman who Ca! for a semester, and then I started writing for The Squelch. I happens to work with a group of strong, opinionated men. " • usuallygotmystuffpublished, so that encouraged mea lot. Then For Kiircn. writing comes truly from the heart. She describes her oneofmyeditorsaskedmctocome in and help edit, and the next inspirations for humor with great enthusiasm. " Whatever makes thing I knew, they tricked me to somehow becoming an editor me angr ' is what 1 write about. Something that I feel is (om- for this year, ' Ohyou ' reaneditornow. by theway. So now you pletely messed up and 1 can ' t even believe exists really in.spires have allthe responsibility for next year. ' " • As editor, her work an outlet for .something that I really want to write about. Total has broadened beyond her passion for writing. " Quite frankly, undirected anger is not a great thing, but if you take that anger writing for The Squelch is just fun. You get to rant and rave, and and direct it lo a humorous form, that can be really entertaining, ifit doesn ' t get in, then people just don ' t know good work when Often people think they have to write from another person ' s they see it. But when you ' re editor, you find that it ' s just so hard perspective, but what they don ' t realize is that it ' s vour personal to get good pieces. Vi ' e ' reagreat publication. I think, but it tends voice that makes the difference. It s the only thing tliat you can to be uneven. As an editor vou find that it ' s so hard to get write about with anv voracity, " • Kitren reflects on the nature of consistent pieces in from people, ' OChai the ' think is funny and the Berkeley campus with a concern for those who are silent and what you think is funny and what other people find amusing are lost within the mass of humanity, " 1 think working on a publica- not the same things. It ' s really hard, It ' salotmoreworkthanjust tion has made me a lot more confident and at home on the writing, and it ' s a lot less fun. But in a way it ' s more rewarding. Berkeleycampus, be cause it ' s so decentralized here. That ' s part I feel like this is my baby. The cramps, the water retention, it ' s ofit ' scharm, and part of the terror of cominghere, Butyou need all wonh it " • When asked about her status as the only female a niche to channel your energies. Working for this publication editoron the male-dominated staff,Karenpondersout loud. " It ' s makes me feel like I can be heard, that 1 do have a voice, that 1 really strange, I ' m the first female editor, so I think I ' ve broken have an outlet for whatever I ' m feeling and whatever I want to that testosterone barrier. Theguysaregreat,funny,andnice,but write, ' riting for The Squelch is great because you can pretty it ' s weird to see that I .sometimes see things from a different muchwritein free form. andifit ' sweird and funnyallthebetter. " perspective that thev don ' t comprehend at all. They ' re really • Copy hy Shih Chang priifilc «i: Society of (al Inteorative Biology Undergraduates Students (SCIBI Date established: February 1994 Presidents: Edrick Masangkay and Derek Obayashi Activities: Integrative Biology Student-Faculty Picnic Society of Women Engineers Date established: Fall 1975 President: Christine Tang Activities: Engineer ' s Week, Mini-University, Caribbean Getaway, 1995 Region A Conference, workshops, PO TR workshops. Big Sis Little Sis, Mace Pepper Spray Training, Research and Development at Cal, Company Information Sessions, Evening with Industn ' , Edible Car Contest, Engineer ' s Joint Council BBQ, New Student Orientation, Engineer ' s Joint Council Society Mixer, Ice Cream Social, Student Acitivites Fair 94 % life all for one and one for Tonh Shield Women linnor Sik iely Date established: 1908 President: Kara Kaufman Activities: Alumnae luncheon, student scholarships What ' s on the AGENDA? A student group plans and discusses their upcoming events at a weekly meeting. Being a part of a student group usually required attending regularly scheduled meetings in order to socialize and plan activities. Photo by Alan Wong all aradi ' niii dubs 9.1 Taking a break. A group of cylcists take a break and read from The Heuristic Squelch on the steps of Sproul Hall. Student groups were organized by people with common interests In recreational activltes and hobbies. Photo by Jason Chan competition outside the classroom Cal lianu Gliding Huh Date established: 1977 96 life (iilllikinoandOulilniirSoiiolvKIIAOS) Date established: 19 ' i8 li.(.Kall.v(nmmill(T Date established: 1901 Chairperson: Kim Bollin Activities: Bonfire rallies, card stunts, California Victory Cannon, California Carpet, California Banner, road trips, promote Cal spirit spnrfN mrcHlionHl uidiips 97 Berkeley Poeirv Review Date established: 1971 w 1 Lft v w k 1 Jm f%m B fl mJ9 Q m VT - H , ' , fl l IN. J Vfl ■ftk I KT igL- ' Vi H 1 SI3 l tl 1 Hfl su Heuristic Squeh h Date established: 1991 9S life Computer blind. After staring at the com- puter screen for hours, a member of The Heuristic Squelch falls Into a trance. Being on a publication requires dedication, and many hours of work, plus, of course, a lot of patience. Photo by Shih Chang putting it in writing Tea Leaves Date established: 198 Editors: Chris Chen and Bert Hashiguchi Activities: Annual publication, semester!) ' reading puhliiationv 99 Jazzing it up. David Kim plays a soulful number, accompanied by Jim Richards on the drums, at Pappy ' s Lair and Pub. Musical groups could be found anywhere on campus playing a variety of music for any taste. Photo courtesy of DC Jazz Ensemble the sound of music fal ( ommunit) llusic Date established: 1988 Contact: Rheeah T. Yoo Activities: Provide free musical concerts for the East Bay senior citizen community, styles of instrumentalists and vocalists include baroque, classical, jazz and contempo- rarv inO life m. m " L •• ' IJ ' ' 1 1 ■tti Vk ' m mi 1 1 J l r Ji ll 1 H B trrl H ID jIKi " - H (ioldcn Ovedunes Activities: Sing at various events, such as the Big Game bonfire rally and other spirit activities jjpjf rn WX. ha Enspiiibic Date established: 1967 Contact: Lisa Dresner Activities: Sponsor the Pacific Coast Collegiate jazz Festival and play noontime concerts ever - Thursday on Lower Sproul Plaza fine arts IHI Greek life deeply rooted in traditions the greek system is an integral part of the cal experience At Cal, being in a fraternity or sorority is more than |ust being in a club. It ' s a way of life. It ' s having a home away from home where you can walk in the door and immediately feel welcomed. It ' s finding a niche in a huge campus of 30,000 students. Ten percent of the Cal ' s student body are part of the Greek system, with 18 sororities and over 40 fraternities on campus. The Greek system encompasses people from all backgrounds, including Christians, African Americans, Asian Americans, and Latin Americans. Students join a fraternity or sororitv not only for the social aspect, but for common interests, scholarship, housing, and philanthropic activities as well. Members of the Greek system are more than involved in just their individual fraternities and their sororities. They are active partici- pants in sports, honor societies, internships, and clubs. The Greek system has been part of the Cal tradition that will continue to give students the opportunity to experience an important aspect of the college life. • Copy by Jennifer W. Wu The Greek Spirit. Brotherhood, sisterhood, and school spirit - these are the pillars of Greek Spirit. During Big Game week, these traditions of fraternalization and school pride are especially evident. Photo by Jason Chan m lile Alpha Chi Omega FOUNDED: 1885 CHARTERED AT CAL: 1909 PRESIDENT: JENNIFER ELIAS VICE-PRESIDENT: ANNE GREENLEE COLORS: SCARLET RED OLIVE GREEN FLOWER: RED CARNATION PHILANTHROPY: BATTERED WOMEN SYMBOL: LYRE AXQ AAX Alpha Delta Chi FOUNDED: 1925 AT UCLA CHARTERED AT CAL: 1929 PRESIDENT: CYNTHIA CHAU VICE-PRESIDENTS: AMY KO (ADMIN), JENNIE CHU (SOCIAL) COLORS: FLAME BLUE FLOWERS: GLADIOLUS DELPHINIUM PHILANTHROPIES: HOMELESS MINISTRY, HABITAT FOR HUMANITY, INTERPRAISE, SALVATION ARMY, WORK PROJECT IN MEXICO grpj ' ks Alpha Delta Phi FOUNDED: 1832 AT HAMILTON COLLEGE CHARTERED AT CAL: 1908 PRESIDENT: DAVID MAHON VICE-PRESIDENT: MATT EVANS COLORS: EMERALD GREEN, WHITE, BLACK, AND GOLD FLOWER: LILY OF THE VALLEY PHILANTHROPY: SHADOW DAY SYMBOLS: STAR AND CRESENT Alpha Delta Pi founded: 1851 at wesleyan female college chartered at cal: 1913 president: lorena macias vice-president: cynthia garabedian colors: azure blue and white flower: woodland violet philanthropy: ronald Mcdonald house AAO AAn KM lite Alpha Gamma Delta FOUNDED: 1904 AT SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1914 PRESIDENT: ZENIA LEMOS VICE-PRESIDENTS: ANDREA BAYER, LINDA CHANG COLORS: RED, BUFF, AND GREEN FLOWERS: RED AND BUFF ROSES PHILANTHROPY: JUVENILE DIABETES FOUNDATION SYMBOL: SQUIRREL ATA fame and glory what some fraternities and sororities could boast about their famous alumni. • Some famous people from Alpha Delta Phi were Allen Sproul, Walter A. Haas, Dr. Hans Lisser, Dr. Frederick M. Allen, and Benjamin Ide Wheeler. • Some famous people from Alpha Gamma Delta were Gloria Lorring (former Miss America), and Gregory Peck " was [their] houseboy. " • Some famous members of Alpha Kappa Alpha were Toni Morrison, Maya Angelou, .Maejemison, and Marva Collins. • Some famous people from Chi Omega were Joyce De X■ltt, Blanche Lambert, Harper Lee, Katharine Crosby, Pat Shroeder, and Joanne Woodward. • Some famous people from Chi Phi were Hiram Johnson, and Vi ' alter Cronkite. • Some famous people from Delta Delta Delta were Liz Claiborne, Leeza Gibbons, Grace Kelley, Farrah Fawcett • Some famous people from Delta Gamma were Phyllis Batelle, Carol Bellamy, Susan Shannon Engeleiter, Mary Frann, Sarah Tilghman Hughes, Christine Lihti. Joan Lunden, Donna Mills, Ruth Br} ' an Rohde , Eva Marie Saint, and Susan Spencer. ifri ' ck.N Alpha Kappa Alpha FOUNDED: 1908 AT HOWARD UNIVERSITY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1921 PRESIDENT: KENA BELL VICE-PRESIDENT: STEPHANIE WISE COLORS: APPLE GREEN AND SALMON PINK FLOWER: PINK TEA ROSE PHILANTHROPIES: MOTHER WRIGHT FOUNDATION, MARCUS FOSTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, CLEVELAND JOBS CORPS SYMBOL: IVY LEAF AKA rush, rush taking the first steps to joining tlie greeks Suront ' nish is something which occurs twice a ' ear at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters. It can last from one to two weeks. On the first day or the first two days of Rish. the women who are mshing (called lushees) visit all thirteen sororities once. They spend some time at each house to converse with some of the members and form opinions about each of them, while the houses are evaluating them as well. After this initial exposure to the house, the rushee goes home to recuperate after smiling and talking the whole day and then waits for the sororities who were impressed with her to call her back. The aishee then goes back to the houses she wants to and then keeps returning to the ones that invite her back until the end of rush when she has a reasonable idea of which houses she would accept a bid to join. • Fraternity msh is slightly different than soront ' iiish. For staners, it is a less organized affair where the lushees receive a map of the 44 fraternities on campus and then proceed to pick and choose the houses they would like to visit. They too keep returning to the houses they like until the ' receive a bid and are asked to join. • Copy by Elizabeth D ' Oliveira m % lite AKAO Alpha Kappa Delta Phi FOUNDED: 1990 ATCAL CHARTERED AT CAL: 1990 PRESIDENT: LYNIEL DAO VICE-PRESIDENT: PATRICIA YUEN COLORS: PURPLE AND WHITE FLOWER: PURPLE IRIS PHILANTHROPIES: ASIAN AIDS BEN- EFIT, ANNUAL HALLOWEEN PARTY AND EASTER EGG HUNT FOR EAST OAKLAND YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTER, EXPOZURE ' 95 SYMBOL: HOURGLASS Alpha Omicron Pi FOUNDED: 1897 AT BARNARD COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1907 PRESIDENT: ANDREA SORIA VICE-PRESIDENT: MAREIA FROST COLOR: CARDINAL FLOWER: JACQUEMINOT ROSE PHILANTHROPY: ARTHRITIS RESEARCH Aon greeks III? Alpha Tau Omega PRESIDENT: ED HULSY Chi Omega FOUNDED: 1895 AT UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS CHARTERED AT CAL: 1902 PRESIDENTS: MICHELLE REYSA AND EMILY PARKER VICE-PRESIDENTS: ARIANE GORIN AND SHARON DABBY COLORS: CARDINAL AND STRAW FLOWER: CARNATION PHILANTHROPY: READ ALOUD NATIONAL CHI OMEGA PHILANTHROPY SYMBOL: OWL ATQ XQ lUS lilc Chi Phi FOUNDED: 1824 PRINCETON UNIVERSITY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1875 PRESIDENT: BILL HAWKINS VICE-PRESIDENT : ADAM LUBSEN COLORS: SCARLETT AND BLUE PHILANTHROPIES: " JIVE AT THE HIVE " FOOD DRIVE, HALLOWWEN " HAUNTED HOUSE " xo who did it? who actually stole the Stanford axe that started the traditional " Big Game? " Evenone knows the story of Cal students stealing the Stanford Axe, beginning a long tradition of rivalry between the two schools. The Axe would be declared the prize for the winner of the annual Big Game. But the question is, " Who originally stole the Axe? " Two different fraternities claim the fame. Alpha Delta Phi gives the date of April 15, 1899 that two AAOs, A.J. Cloud and Clinton Miller stole the Stanford .Axe during a baseball game. On the other hand. Chi Phi claims that a band of their own members were the original culprits. It ' s up to you to decide. grpeks % m Delta Delta Delta FOUNDED: 1888 AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1900 PRESIDENT: TAMARA OMAN VICE-PRESIDENT: JESSICA MEEKS COLORS: SILVER, GOLD AND BLUE FLOWER: PANSY PHILANTHROPIES: CHILDREN ' S CANCER RESEARCH AND HOME- LESS CHILDREN SYMBOLS: STARS AND CRESENT, DOLPHIN, PEARL, AND PINE TREE AAA fame and glory what other fraternities and sororities could boast about their famous alumni. • James Garfield, Charles Evans Hughes, Linus Pauling, and Ldu Holtz were once in Delta Upsilon • Kitty Dukakis, Diane Fossey (author anthropolo- gist), Joan Ganz (Sesame St. creator). Amy Grant (singer songwriter), Nancy Kassebaum (U.S. Senator) and Julia iMorgan (architect) were once in Kappa Alpha Theta • Pat Reilly (President of PGA) and William Lowe (President a nd CEO of Gulfstreani Aerospace) were once in Kappa Delta Rho • Ra ' X ' ersching was in Lambda Chi Alpha • Tom Lasorda, Howard Baker, Randy Owen, Jim Edwards, Carroll, Campbell, Joe Sewell, and Thomas Wolfe were once in Pi Kappa Theta • Burt Reynolds, Doug Brien (place kicker for the 49ers), Mike Caldwell, Fabio, and David Spade were once in Sigma Alpha Epsilon. • Orel Hersheiser, Bobby Hurley, Dr. Seuss, and William Schreyer were once in Sigma Phi Epsilon • Harrv ' Vance " Chuck " Muncie was in Theta Delta Chi 110 lite Delta Gamma FOUNDED: 1874 AT UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI CHARTERED AT CAL: 1907 PRESIDENT: ALLISON TOLLSTAM VICE-PRESIDENT: TENLEY GIVENS COLORS: BRONZE, PINK, AND BLUE FLOWER: CREAM ROSE PHILANTHROPIES: BLIND-ANCHOR SLAM, LOCAL BLIND CHILDREN ' S ASSOCIATION SYMBOL: ANCHOR ' M ' f .- s:: VpsLiSi-iiiiHi,. AOB Delta Phi Beta FOUNDED: 1993 AT UC BERKELEY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1993 PRESIDENTS: GITU SAKHUJA AND REUBEN WILSON COLORS: ROYAL BLUE AND WHITE PHILANTHROPIES: ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOUP KITCHEN, NARIKA - BATTERED SOUTH-ASIAN WOMEN ' S SHELTER grcpks Delta Upsilon FOUNDED: 1834 AT WILLIAMS COLLEGE CHARTERED AT CAL: 1896 PRESIDENT: CHRISTOPOHER FERRALES VICE-PRESIDENTS: MASON COLORS: OLD GOLD AND SAPPHIRE BLUE SYMBOLS: SCALES OF JUSTICE AND SEVEN STARS PHILANTHROPIES: EASTER SEALS FUNDRAISER, NEIGHBOR- HOOD CLEAN-UP Gamma Phi Beta FOUNDED: 1874 CHARTERED AT CAL: 1894 PRESIDENT: JENNIFER S. LIN VICE-PRESIDENTS: YVONNE CHIEN COLORS: BROWN AND MODE FLOWER: PINK CARNATION PHILANTHROPIES: CAMP SECHELT FOR UNDERPRIVILEGED GIRLS SYMBOL: CRESCENT MOON AY ■A ' ? »:»ii»-»-w mV fff ' :M, V roB 112 lili ' follow the leader shadow day was a chance for greeks to spread a little cal sunshine Even though having a shadow on the Berkeley campus is ik )t ii neu thinj;, it as f( r t he Cal Greek system with their first annual . 1-Grcek Shadow cla ' wiiic h was spi ns()re(t b - Sigma Kappa s( irontx ' and involved members from the sororities AXQ, FA, KA0, AFand the fraternities AAO, IX, Zn,M ,0AXand even the Men ' sOctct. ForthisdavnidrethaiifilnFairfiekkhiidrcnfrotn seventh to eleventh grade came up to Berkcle ' and were paired up with w illing Greeks to show them a day in the life of a Cal student. For some it meant that the ' woul get a chance to experience a MCB 32 discussion of the lungs, for others, had a chance to go to a French i class hen they ' ve never spoken French in their life. Other people just hung out on Sproul and watched the people walk by while an evangelist was expounding a new theorv ' as to why we should all go to hell. From Blondie ' s to Zona Rosa and Sufficient Gn )unds to Strada, they also had a chance to sample some of the culinary delights that Berkeley has to offer, • Tlic most important thing about Cal Shadow Day wus that it gave underpnnleged kids a chance to come and seea universit) ' that many of them didn ' t think they would everattend. It gave them the opportunit ' to experiencea student ' s routineat one of the top 25 schools in the nation and hopeftjily become inspired enough to want ti ) attend this fine institution. • Copy b} ' Elizabeth D ' 01 ii vira A TASTE OF CAL LIFE. The vibrant color and pagentry of campus life can be seen paraded at the Bear ' s Lair. Students crowd around the outdoor sitting area to relax with friends and to soak in some autumn sun. Photo by Jason Chan giwks 113 Kappa Alpha They a FOUNDED: 1870 AT DE PAUW UNIVERSITY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1890 PRESIDENT: COURTNEY ROBINSON VICE-PRESIDENT: HEATHER LEE COLORS: BLACK AND GOLD FLOWER: PANSY PHILANTHROPIES: COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATES SYMBOLS: KITE AND TWIN STARS KAG a helping hand philanthropies: greeks were dedicated to serving the community Being a part of the Greek system here at Cal not only meant sisterhood, brotherhood, and parties, but also a chance to lend a helping hand and enrich the lives of people in need. Many philanthropies offer aid to battered women, the blind, cancer, and Alzheimer ' s patients, as well as the Amer ican Heart Foundation. Some sororities and fraternities opened the worid to underprivi- leged children, and staged " Haunted House " parties during Halloween, as well as worked with students at Oakland Elementaiy School, Contributing to the fight against homelessness, illiteracy, and hunger, the Greek system also held canned food drives, and for a better community, aided in neighborhood cleanup. All in all, the Greeks took pride in Cal and contributed to making the community surrounding it a better place. • Copy by Catherine Leung in life Kappa Delta Rho FOUNDED: 1905 AT MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE CHARTERED AT CAL: 1924 PRESIDENT: GUNNDARR DOTTER VICE-PRESIDENT: GABRIEL AGUILAR COLORS: MIDDLEBURY BLUE AND PRINCETON ORANGE FLOWER: RED ROSE PHILANTHROPIES: ALAMEDA FOOD BANK. WESTERN SERVICE WORKERS ASSOCATION SYMBOLS: SCALES OF JUSTICE, ANCIENT OIL LAMP, BOOK OF KNOWLEDGE KAP Lambda Chi Alpha FOUNDED: 1907 AT BOSTON UNIVERSITY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1913 PRESIDENT: MIKE BINNINGER VICE-PRESIDENT: CHRIS FARKAS - « COLORS: PURPLE, GREEN, AND GOLD FLOWER: WHITE ROSE PHILANTHROPIES: DAFFODIL FESTIVAL, NORTH AMERICAN CANNED FOOD DRIVE SYMBOLS: CROSS AND CRESENT AXA urceks Lambda Phi Epsilon FOUNDED: 1981 CHARTERED AT CAL: 1988 PRESIDENT: DAVID HOJO VICE-PRESIDENT: WILLIAM YEH COLORS: BLUE AND WHITE PHILANTHROPIES: ASIAN AMERICAN BONE MARROW DONOR PROGRAM, EAST BAY ASIAN YOUTH CENTER TUTORING Lambda Theta Nu CHARTERED AT CAL: 1991 PRESIDENT: LISETTE MACAY COLORS: MAROON, BLACK, AND GRAY 1 l A Jt Jk AOE AGN in life Order of Omega FOUNDED: 1959 AT UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI CHARTERED AT CAL: 1980 PRESIDENT: JENNIFER KEEN VICE-PRESIDENT: VINCENT GALINDO COLORS: IVORY AND GOLD PHILANTHROPIES: HABITAT FOR } HUMANITY, BERKELEY SCHOOLS LITERACY PAL PROGRAM, CANNED FOOD DRIVE SYMBOL: THE GREEK LETTER 12 breaking the mold non-traditional and ethnic sororities and fraternities found their place among the greeks. Among the 18 sororities and the 40+ fraternities, there were a handful that broke the mold and straved from the traditional. These include the ethnic sororities, such as Alpha Kappa Delta Phi who claim to be the fastest growing and largest Asian-American sorority in the nation, expanding across seven campu.ses in (lalifornia and Texas in four short years. Alpha Kappa Alpha is an organization of African American women, whose purpo.se is to work towards improving the social stature of race, as well as to promote unity. Ethnic fraternities include Lambda Phi Ep.silon, and Pi Alpha Phi who is the first Asian-American fraternity in histon ' being founded in 1926 at Cal. As well as being co-ed. Delta Phi Beta is the first and only South Asian-American fraternity in the nation, and aims to promote dignity, pride and brotherhood among the South .Asian-.American community. These nontraditional sororities and fraternities continue the pride and excellence that characterizes Greek life here at Cal. • Copy by Catherine Leung BIPPkN Strike a pose. Party animals hit the dance floor and got wild at a fraternity party. Excitement and craziness were guaranteed to be found at a fraternity party. Photo by Jason Chan what to do on friday nights? Fraternities twist normal parties into " theme " parties When searching for a party Friday nights, one often has a wide variety of choices. One fun option is when a Fraternity throws a " theme " party. These parties revolve around a theme, which can be .seen through the house decorations, costumes, etc. Some of these parties are held at eveiT fraternity ' s house nationwide. Each house has it ' s own creative twist to each theme, and do their best to transform their house into a fictions land. Here are some examples of the theme parties given each year: Zeta Psi- Zeta Zoo Sigma Alpha Epsilon- Seven Seas Phi Delta Theta Ski Partv Lambda Chi Alpha King Tut Alpha Kappa Epsilon Parking Lot Party Pi Kappa Alpha Kamikaze Chi Psi- Luau Theta Alpha Chi Swamp Alpha Tau Omega- Great Gatsby Sigma Chi- Sweethearts Alpha Epsilon Pi Around the Worid Pi Lambda Phi Kappa Sigma- Black Light Alpha Sigma Phi- Sailor s Ball Kappa Alpha- Tom Sawyer Psychotimatic Delta Upsilon Singapore Sling • Copy by David Gnibstkk UN % lire RAO Pi Alpha Phi FOUNDED: 1926 AT UC BERKELEY CHARTERED AT CAL: 1926 PRESIDENT: EDWARD LEW VICE-PRESIDENT: ROBERT ANGELITO COLORS: BLUE GOLD PHILANTHROPIES: FRANK G. MAR COMMUNITY CENTER THANKSGIVING DINNER. WILLARD PARK CLEAN-UP Pi Kappa Theta FOUNDED: 1904 CHARTERED AT CAL: 1909 PRESIDENT: JUAN SERRANO VICE-PRESIDENT: GEORGE DEL PRADO COLORS: WHITE AND GOLD FLOWER: RED ROSE PHILANTHROPIES: PUSH AMERICA SYMBOL: THE BELL nK0 greeks Mil Psi Upsilon FOUNDED: 1833 AT UNION COLLEGE CHARTERED AT CAL: 1902 PRESIDENT: JEREMY DOWNING VICE-PRESIDENT: BRADFORD LEE COLORS: GARNET AND GOLD PHILANTHROPIES: SHADOW DAY, MACE TRAINING, AND CANNED FOOD DRIVES SYMBOLS: DIAMOND AND OWL yi js % 41 f 4 1-44 %44 Ib ' B K M ' KKm ' feHI ft 1 Sigma Alpha Epsilon FOUNDED: 1856 CHARTERED AT CAL: 1894 PRESIDENT: JOSH FISHER VICE-PRESIDENT: KURT HOUTKOOPER COLORS: PURPLE AND GOLD FLOWER: VIOLET PHILANTHROPIES: BIG BROTHER LITTLE BROTHER AND TUTORING AT WASHINGTON SCHOOL SYMBOL: LION vj y SAE 120 h Sigma Kappa FOUNDED: 1874 AT COLBY COLLEGE CHARTERED AT CAL: 1910 PRESIDENT: JENNIFER SARAH WULFFSON VICE-PRESIDENT: GATE KNAPP COLORS: VIOLET AND MAROON FLOWER: VIOLET PHILANTHROPIES: ALZHEIMER ' S ASSOCIATION, INHERIT THE EARTH, MAINE SEA COAST MISSION SYMBOL: DOVE EK happy birthday some of the sororities and fraternities celebrated over a century of tradition and service. Acentun ' ofsistcrhood and brotherhood, oftradition and pride is definitely something to celebrate. .Vlanv of the sororities and fraternities on campus have served Cal and the community for many years. Among them are Gamma Phi Beta as well as Sigma . ipha Epsilon who celebrate 100 years on the Berke- ley campus. Kappa Alpha Theta celebrates its 125th anniver- sar ' " continuing the tradition of excellence in pursuit of social, intellectual and moral growth. " Yes, a celebration is in order for years of commitment. am ks 121 Sigma Phi Epsilon FOUNDED: 1901 CHARTERED AT CAL: 1910 PRESIDENT: CHRIS KING VICE-PRESIDENT: ALDEN HUEN COLORS: RED AND PURPLE FLOWER: VIOLET AND DARK RED ROSE PHILANTHROPIES: AMERICAN HEART FOUNDATION SYMBOL: HEART 2 0E name in lights their names and houses have been featured on the big and little screens, as well as in high society Alpha Delta Pi, have had manv claims to fame, which isn ' t limited to being an answer on eveii ' one ' s favorite game shov,-, Jeopardy. On July 12, 1994, under the topic of Women ' s Organizations, the answer was " The first of these was founded in 18S1 at Wesleyan Female College, " referring to AAFl (The correct question was ' " What is a sort)rity? " ). Also the Alpha Delta Pi house located at 2400 Piedmont was once the summer home of Phoebe Hearst. Another familiar sight is the Theta Delta Chi house, famous for it ' s appearance in the movie The Graduate, with Dustin Hoffman and recenth ' in the Schwarzeneggerand DeVito movie « or. 122 Zeta Psi PRESIDENT: BRIAN TURNER Z ffrci ' ks m 123 » I V 1 124 (0) issues General Issues fh i i Back in the radical sixties, problems that faced the students at Cal included the draft, the Vietnam War, and racial equality. Not to mention the common every day concerns of midterms and exams that we students still face today. Today, however, students have much more than just midterms to worry about. Issues like AIDS show the complexity of just one of the prob- lems we face. From showing their support for Kathleen Brown at a noon rally, to helping spread awareness about AIDS, students are more involved m Issues evolve. than ever in the issues that touch them most. From body Above, students gather in crowded Sproul Plaza to listen to Guberatoriai niercing to scx, issues on campus are constantly changing with candidate Kathleen Brown F s r speak. Left, students protest the cancellation of Spring Break during the l times. For this section wc have tried to capture a sense of World War II. As Berkeley has grown during this last , century, so have the issues -,nn ns A •S students deal with every- what issues conccmed Cal Students for the 1994-95 year, ana ' day. Archive photo courtesy of the IZZZllrn ste,nbacher present these issues in a fair, but thought provoking manner. issues divider© 125 piercing with pride Body piercing has entered a new era, and thie students of Berkeley are forgini the way. New and ere ative ways to pierce one ' s body are being developed every day " Your body is a temple. Do you want your temple to have plain boring walls or do you want to make them realK ' beautiful ' ' " -Reverend Mad Jack. • Recently, the UC Berkeley campus has filled up with people who desire to make their " temples " truly beautiful by obtaining body piercings from the ear to the lip, eyebrow, chin, nose, or even tongue and other body parts like the navel, nipple, or genitals. But the question is, why all of a sudden is even ' one getting their body parts pierced, and what makes it so appealing to some and repulsive to others? • In fact, there are several reasons behind body piercing. There are those who have done it purely because it has become a fad to have different exposed body parts pierced. For others, it is strictly a personal and private thing. These may include genital piercings, or piercings which are hidden from public view. The other one percent of the population, which is part of the " primitive movement " , pierce for ritualistic reasons. • Overall, the most common reason people pierce seems to indicate a rite of passage into adulthood. After entering college, many students feel that they have to do something different, or rebellious since they ' ve left the constraints of their parents. Another option would possibly be getting a tattoo, but piercing is often times preferred since it can be easily removed with little or no scarring. • For those who turn away in disgust at the idea of piercing, it is mostly because they imagine how much pain they would have to endure to get it done. According to junior Anne Martin, who has her navel pierced, " The pain was not as bad as 1 had imagined. " For junior Mike Kiitz, who has his nose, nipple, and genitals pierced " the pain represents a coming of age - a sort of ritual rite of passage. Now that piercing is becoming popular and more accepted many people just do it to follow the fad. When the fad has passed those people will probably remove them. " • Copy by Stephanie Doniger 12li® issues Nose ring. This student sfiows off tier pierced body part - fier nose. The nose, along with the ear and the lip, are among the most popular exposed pierced places on student ' s bodies. The Belly button and the genita- lia are strangely the most popu- lar unexposed places to get pierced. Photo by Susie Cho Painful? Here is a student getting their belly button pierced. The clamp is used to close off the ring once the loop has gone throught the skin. The Belly button is a popular place to get pierced, even though it may seem like one of the most painful places to have a hole. Photo by Susie Cho . ■ which part? the follow ing list decribes some of the areas of the body most popular for piercing: Ears Lip Eyebrow Chin Genitalia Nose Belly Button Tongue Nipple Hands body piiTC ing Ti Check it out. Possibly preparing for the night to some, this student checks out the campus safety bill- boards that are placed on the most popular spots on campus. The maps outline the route of the campus shuttles, well lit ar- eas, and places to avoid when walking on campus at night. Photo by Jason Chan " BUS " -B0YS. Saving precious time and guar- anteeing safety, these students enter one of the Night Safety Shuttles. The shuttles cover al- most all of campus, giving late- night studying students a way togethome without risk. There are North and Southside shuttles to serve everyone. Photo by Jason Chan m®h wsws safety counts Walking home late at night, you sud- great idea to be wali ing home in the dark even BCVkclCV (it tlloht Cttfl (lenly hear footsteps. Before you know it you though it is only six o ' clock. The discomfort feel something on your arm. You scream and that students feel about being on campus then feel pretty foolish when you realize that it increases as the amount of sunlight decreases. was just a tree branch and the footsteps have Sometimes the thought of getting back to already gone on by. Your foolishness is inter- your dorm or apartment after dark in one mingled with reliefwhen you realize that you piece makes you wonder if wouldn ' t it be haven ' t just been attacked, and you can get better to just camp out in Dwindle for your into your apartment where you can bolt the class the next morning. • Yet there are ways to door firmly behind you. Maybe not ever ' one get back home after spending three hours at has had a close encounter of the tree kind, the new Doe stacks tning not to get squished, but personal safety from crime is a major worn ' for the large population of Cal ' s students. It seems like per- d, the new D be a scary place. Be- ing prepared and knowledgeable of the resources avail- sonal safety always be- comes an issue when- everyou hear about two students being robbed on Southside or after the end of daylight .sav- ings time when vou suddenly realize that mavbe it isn ' t such a able couldn ' t hurt One popular method is to just hitch a ride on the shuttle, the Night Safety Shuttle that is, which runs about even, ' half hour even ' dav until 2 am on both Southside and Northside. if you miss the bus, literally or figuratively, you can still get home safely by calling the Night E.scort Service (aka the Walk- service) and then you can be escorted home by someone who will probably be larger than you and will at least be intimidating enough to anyone who might want to cause you bodily harm. Fortunately these two ser ' ices are accessible from any part of campus at any hour which means you don ' t have to be afraid of the dark anymore. • Copy by Elizabeth D ' Oliveira I ampus safi ' ( @i liMI the race for The 1994 mid- term electon proved to be a batde for power... overnor The election of 1994 offered a paradoxical choice for the voters of the Golden State. At a time of increasing political polarization, the Californian gubernato- rial race featured two veterans known for their moderate positions. On one side stood Pete Wilson, the incumbent Republican governor who had earnei a reputation as a tough, gutsy, and somewhat inflexible politician from the Dress ever since his legendary- vote in the US Senate 80 minutes after an emergency surgery. On the other side was the Democratic challenger Kathleen Brown, California ' s Treasurer for the past fouryears. Brown ' s lineage carried two former California governors: Edmund " Pat " Brown and Jerry Brown, leading those in the political arena to label the Browns " the Kennedys of the West. " • The gubernatorial election was charged with several topics that reflected on the state of the time. The usual issues of jobs and economics took somewhat of a backseat to the explosive issues of illegal immigration a nd crime. Both candidates pounded their chests exclaiming they were " tough on crime " and that they would clean up the border to attract voters. • For students, RaLLY pROTEST When Kathleen Brown ' s cam- themajorissue wastheuniversityfeehikesimposedunderWilson ' sgovernorship. The Democrats pointed out that Wilson owes paign came to the campus, it was greeted by both supporters California students over one billion dollars as the result of the fee raises and that he tried to cut $2.3 billion in school aid. Thev " ' protesters. Upper Sproul Plaza was filled with people gathering either to listen or to also pointed to Wilson ' s inability to preserve the state ' s fiscal health, citing the massive tax increases, the cutbacks in public demonstrate during Kathleen Brown ' s short speech. services, the $3 billion debt, and lost jobs while Wilson was in office. Brown, they said, had a written plan to build a new California ' ° ° y ' " " Stembacher Greet the crowd that is clear, detailed, and achievable. Wilson ' s plan was made up of bluster, sound bites, and emptv promises - manv of them ' ' Here Kathleen Brown tall s to a. few members of the crowd after " the same promises he had already broken. • Wilson ' s supporters pointed to his strong leadership during one of California ' s her speech to hundredrs gath- ' ered on upper Sproul Plaza. tou2hesttimes:atimeoffires, floods, mud-slides, earthquakes, global recession, and massive defense cuts. Through it all, thev " people were crowded I o c . around the baracades hoping ' to get Kathleen Brown ' s auto- ' claim, Wilsonmadeimportantandneededchanges-suchasthesigningofthe " ThreeStrikes,You ' reOut " lawtoremovecareer graph before she left for her next campaign stop, criminals from the streets and the implementation of the death penalty for the first time in 25 years. Brown ' s plan, Republicans ' ° ' ° ' " Stembacher said, would fuel additional public spending and debt, and ultimately lead to tax increases to pay for it. Wilson would cut the red tape, turn the state around with new jobs and tougher laws, and restore the hope and confidence in California ' s future. • Copy by David Kang m® iwues govprnor ' s ra(p @ I-5I measure During the ' 60 ' s and the ' 70 ' s, the anti- mainstream atmosphere of Berkele - made pan handling something chic — a lifestyle that one con- sciously chose. Panhandling in the ' 90 ' s has become quite a different storv for the residents and the business owners of would also be illegal. The mea- sure would also provide $320,000 in aid to homeless shelters. • The two Berkeley and for the panhandlers themselves. The sight of the homeless opposingfactionsdiffered vastly on theimpactthebillwouldhaveon the and panhandlers has become common in the streets. Some citizens have homeless in Berkeley. The anti-0 contingent, led by ACLU reprsentative become afraid of aggressive panhandling after dark. Business owners Jim Chanin, claimed the bill would only stigmatize the homeless in the claim lost customers and revenue because ofpanhandling in front of their public eye and take away the constitutional rights of the poor. The stores. • Trying to balance the rights of all involved, a 12-member group proposed aid to the human sendees shelters would be swallowed up by consisting of police officers, social workers, merchants and city officials the costly legal battles that would ensue if the measure passes. Thus, met with Berkeley mayor Jeffrey Leiter and drew up Measure 0. The with panhandling becoming an infraction, the homeless would be worse measure would prohibit soliciting within six feet of commercial buildings off than before. • Mayor Leiter and the supporters of Measure paint and ten feet of auto- a totally different scenario. The proposal would only provide the service mated teller ma- workers with a tool to intervene and reach those who do not or cannot chines. Panhan- come in for help, without arresting or pACES OF PITY. ThGSG two hofTiGlsss dgodIg dling after dark criminalizing them. They claim that the begging for money on the streets of Berkeley, will be tfie or " coercing, bill would provide real help for the home- ones affected by ttie new law passed in November. Tfie , , 1 .J ,j 1 1 law profiibits " aggressive " threatening, less and provide added security on the panhandling, and was passes by an overwelming hounding, or in- streets for the public. • Copy by David majority of the population. This new law will affect the hundreds of Berkeley home- less currently living on the streets. Photos by Susie Cho timidating behavior " Kaiig I:i2® issues mcaNuie u I ' -i X-RAY-TED. Here a radioliglst looks at a student ' s vertebrae x-ray. X- ray ' s are revealing, displaying the student ' s inner workings. The Tang Center offers a num- ber of different services for stu- dents, including in-depth diag- nosis for various ailments and pains. Photo by Susie Cho Look it up. A student takes advatage of the Self-Care Resource Center lo- cated in the Tang Center. Among other things, the center has many books and pam- phlets letting students research certain topics themselves Books, like the Mayo Clinic Family Heath Book shown here, give illustrated reference to many medical questions. Photo by Susie Cho VVVJWA % 134® issues a.k.a. the Tang Center. Useful for anything from prescriptions to counselling. Bancroft Way Feeling ill? Need someone to talk to? Go to the Tang Center. There you can find care professions and public health institutions a chance to see the profession medical services, counseling services, and preventive medicine in four different outside of the classroom environment. • But how good is the health care clinics encompassing general medicine, gynecology, and occupational health, provided at the Tang Center? Manv students complain of long waits before All Cal students can seek free counseling services, and obtain prescription and being seen by a doctor or receiving care. Others claim to have received poor over-the-counter dmgs at a reduced cost. Ur- gent care center .services are also available to students who signed up with the University Student Health Insurance Plan. • Tang staff members also teach classes during the year on individual, social, and political health care. Such classes allow St udents the opportunity to learn about .societal health concerns. AIDS workshops and .seminars bring up-to-date in- formation to the student community. This increases .students ' WHERE TO TURN? This sign designates the re- awareness on how thev can have their own needs met and " : " f " ' ' " ' ®, ' udents j „ . students receive the best care available. The Tang can look up medical informa- tion. Volunteers also are there contribute to the fulfillment of others. • Programs offered mav ' o answer any questions stu- Center can be a wonder service providing students with much dents might have. The center information from topics as var- ,11. , u also deal with problems faced by students in adjusting to or led as aids and other diseases needed ser ' ices throughout their education. It can be a to preventive medicine. surviving life at Cal. Such programs include stress management ' ° ' ° ' " ' ° powerful source of information about diseases and other medi- and education on nutrition. Volunteer opportunities are available to students cal, mental, or social issues. Mistakes and problems mu.st be eliminated .so who want to get involved in any number of areas from peer counseling to .students feel comfortable and are satisfied with the care they receive. • Copy conducting lab tests. Such internships give many students interested in health v Anna Fenner care that did not adequately fill their needs. Stories of misdiagnoses also circulate among students. One hears stories of students diag- no.sed with illnesses more serious than those they actually had. This creates unneces,sar) ' concern and quite possibly unnecessary- treat- ments. This can also go the other way, result- ing in insufficient treatments that do not fully address the problem and prolonged illnesses. These are problems that need to be addressed and dealt with health (iirt @) t:{.l l:!fi@iwup Working in a group is stressful, but not when it ' s for a good cause serious, but hilarious " It is said that b - the year 2000, eveiy one of us will know someone who has HIV or has died of AIDS... " This doesn ' t mean a celebrity superstar or a random acquaintance. This means one of your friends , your family or maybe even yourself. As frightening as this realization may be, a group of students pioneered to do something about it . This group is performance, it ' s obvious that it is the subtle messages that called the Multicultural AIDS Peer Program II (.MAPP for short ) make MAPP presentations so effective. That is exactly the effect and it is sponsored by the UHS health pro motion depanment that MAPP wants to employ as 4th year student Sonia Rodarte and the School of Public I Icalth. • Being that it is the second iterates for the group. " .MAPP reveals many educational points decade of AIDS, it is rare to find someone who doesn ' t know that people overlook when doing educational programs re- something about it. So with this in mind students believe that garding AIDS, HFV, drugs and alcohol. But that doesn ' t mean a .MAPP presentation is going to be a regurgetation of even ' - we ' re going to stop there. " • .M. PP is constantly tning t(j make thing they think they know. ' With this in understanding, MAPP their pre.sentation more realistic by updating thier music, members have gone a step further to relate all the facts and adjusting to each individual group, or even adlibbing during myths of HFV and .AIDS from a student perspective. In doing .so, performances - purposely or not. This delicate balance has only the scope of the program has expanded to encompa.ss alcohol been achieved with time, in which members have also all abuse, acquaintance rape, family relations and how they all relate become very good friends. Yet all has been done with one goal to each other. • A 4th year student Valerie Cordo a put it, ■ ' X■e jn mind and that is getting the message across. • Fourth year think about AE)S, sex, and drugs for the campus community in a Rjcardo Rocha says regarding audience reaction, " It gives way no one else does. " Blend this together with the dynamics of ourgroup an adrenalin rush. ' We love it! It ' s what keeps each member and viola ' Vou get a hilanous, captivating, and usgoing. " Still, no one puts it in better perspective than .Mario realistic view of life at Cal. You ' ll find yourself laughing and saying Alvarado, also a 4th year. " Nothing is more satisfying than " That ' s happened to me! " while absorbing the obvious, as well knowing that you are reaching out to people who are as the subtle messages about HIV, and issues such as taking appreciative of your efforts. Every one should watch a responsilbilty. All within the span of an hour. After seeing a performance at some time. " • Copy by Lucy Tarin pnilili- @) VM Who needs satin sheets when they ' re going to be thrown onto the floor anyway? From the passionate, tongue-flashing kiss next to Ludwig ' s fountain at noon to the uncontrollable sex urge at midnight in the stacks, students have certainly found a way of spicing up their romantic interiudes. The days of romantic candles, roses and incense are long gone as students have become more adventurous as they hunt out their own little nook in which to get indmate. .. on campus. Of greatest notoriety were the now-closed Doe stacks. Many strange things occurred in the old stacks. " Someone once took a dunip, " said Moffitt Doe underground complex security. " As far as sex goes, well that ' s happened too. We haven ' t caught anyone in the hew stacks and I doubt we will. " • Security may have tightened up at the stacks but that leaves about a thousand other places free to be violated. Students tend to be partial to enclosed spaces, big or small. From getting kinky in the Unit 1 shower stall to getting it on in an empty lecture hall, students have various explanations as to why campus has such a calling. " My bo riend is always trying to get me to do it at the stacks. " Said 4th year IB major who said she would rather not be identified. " He says it ' s exciting. I think he ' s a bit strange. " So maybe people don ' t always agree, but obviously some do. • Sex continues to prevail as no place is too outlandish for fornication. The more outdoor oriented students may go for the scenic lus- ter of eucalyptus grove near Strawberry Creek. Here the great outdoors means a funky stench and creepy crawly bugs galore. If you don ' t mind your privates exposed to these things, then go for it. If romance is more your ploy then jump in your car and take a short drive up to LBL. There you will find what the Daily Cal ranked as one ofthe top ten make out places on campus. You might want to take a second and enjoy the breathtaking view of the City, unless of course you are already out of breath. • Copy by Lucy Tarin i:j.S® issues " Not too long ago, there was this survey done that claimed that pe ople weren ' t having sex as of- ten as the media portrays. This survey came to na- tional attention and ev- eryone wanted to know the truth. We, on the other hand, didn ' t be- lieve it. Not to say that all students are sex fiends; they ' re not. But students have sex. " sex m m undergI financia In-1 ADUAlls ' In-depth service " Patiently waiting. This is the motto for the workers at the Financial Aid office, lo- cated in the administrative building, Sproul Hall. During certain times in the year, the lines for service can wind all the way down the stairs, filled with students waiting to ask ques- tions, advice, or get a pass to make an appointment to see an advisor. Photo by Jason Chan Couches are provided for stu- dents waiting at the Financial Aid office. Students, when they arrive, sign in at the window, and then need to wait for ap- proximately five to ten minutes before the next available win- dow will become open. The couch offers students a few minutes to relax before having to discuss their financial needs. Pholo by Jason Chan 110®imes Students in search of financial help need only to go as f ir as Sproul or University Hall time of need College is expensive. Any university student will agree with that. Yet in the last few years, college has become increasingly more expensive for people attending any one of the nine UC campuses. As a result of the economicdifficulties plaguing the state of California over the past fcwyears, the amount of money allocated to California ' s public universities has sharply decreased. This in turn has led to an increase in annual fees and an even greater demand for financial aid for current university students and for all incoming students. The results? Fewer high school graduates can afford to go to college. This will not help to decrease California ' s overall unemployment rates. Students who cannot get an education have access to fewer, lower paying jobs than those who can. This results in a widening of the gap between the rich and the poor. • As state funds have decreased, theamount of money the colleges have available for financial aid has diminished. Financial aid packages offer fewer and fewer grants and scholarships and more and more loans. While students may be able to afford school with the help of loans, in a few years they will be saddled with a large debt which C( )ul(l take years, if not a lifetime, to pay off. • An ' ( )nc who has ever had t( ) deal with the bureaucracy at the Financial Aid office knows how difficult it can be to get assistance. The growing number of students requiring aid reflects higher costs. A decrease in financial aid awards only exacerbates the problem. This in turn leads to longer lines in Sproul and University Halls and added frustrations for everyone. • As costs have increased and financial aid has decreased, many students with great potential have had to turn down a UC education. A reduction in staff has also occurred as the university has received less money to pay their salaries. In the fight over the California budget, higher education has been dealt a severe blow. If this trend doesn ' t reverse soon, the need will be more than UC can handle. And time is running out... • Copy by Anna Fenner rinanriHlaid ( Ml heaven or hdl? In search of a little redemption? Hs-M Be rescued from Satan! Free yourself from oppression. . . from religion! " As I walked towards Dwinelle I contemplated this tatement made by, what looked like, a Cal student. I never knew I was being held captive by Satan or anyone-or anything else. I figured I ' d know about something like that. Maybe he knows something I don ' t. Then again maybe he ' s just a fanatic for his fliith. After remembering all the encounters I ' ve had with religous-type people here in Berkeley, I decided on the latter. Now if you have never been caught in a religious debate about whether or not you truly believe in God, then you have not truly fulfilled your Cal experience. Not that it ' s a requirement for graduation, but rather it is ineveitable. It becomes pretty obvious who has and who hasn ' t been caught in this scenario before. After a while people realize that if they avoid walking right down the center path from Sproul to Sather Gate that thev will decrease their chances of an encounter. Likewise, cutting their Sproulin ' time also tends to work. Even after all the evasive tactics, vou will still come face to face ith the question. . . " Do you believe in God Jesus? " It had been a while since 142 ) issues 1 was caught in this situation but none-the-less I was confronted in the most devious manner. As I strolled bv MLK Student Union, on mv way home after a long day. an unfamiliar face comes right up tome and says hello. After the initial stanle, I search my memory banks to tr ' to figure out where I may know this person from. Nothing. . . blank. Then this person proceeds to tell me that I don ' t know her. She probably figured it out by the perplexed look on m V face. She continues to say that 1 looked so nice that she wanted to meet me. As I am Sing for god! absorbing this strange situation, the question comes. " Do you Here the voices of a younger group of Christian followers rise up and sing the praises of the go to church? " Then I knew what the deal was. Before the Lord in front of Wheeler Hall uplifting the spirits of all nearby who hear their song. Photo by Jason Chan Noontime preacher Nevermissinganopportunityto away. But the main question that comes to mind is where is spread his word, this preacher takes advantage of his captive noontime audience on Sproui .,i| (hjs evangelism coming from? Some say that the basis was Plaza to expound a little on why we all need to repent as soon as possible. Photo by Jason Chan " le Bush administration and its push towards family values. conversation could get any further I turned around and ran Many associate godliness with good family values. Still there are those that think this is typical of Berkeley. Masses of people trying to find something in common, so they band undera .similar faith. But why do they persist to force thier beliefs upon others? I guess that question is left for all of us to ponder as we tn- to avoid the ambush of religious fanantics and be on our merry way [I with our own beliefs intact. • Copy by Lucy Tariii pvangi ' lism 1 1:{ « r« ' %.»- ' j( 144 W§, sports Fiill Sports Winter Sports Vim nvi Spriiio Sports hm I7li liilriimiinils Wm m Let ' s get one thing straight, in the sports world we arc known as the California Golden Bears. Besides the fact that 90% of America does not know this, we are still very much a part of a great tradition of sports that dates as far ,A Above, the Cal and UCLA football teams stand ofl in their annual game. Left, the two teams meet, with All- American Vic Bottani on Cal ' s side. The two teams play against each other every year, and when the game is in L.A., students often caravan for a weekend road trip to see the game. Archive photo courtesy of the Bancroft Library New Photo by Jason Chan back as the school itself. For the 10% that were able to make the connection, the hardest aspect was getting them to believe that UC Berkeley was not only an academic environment but indeed a sports powerhouse. From the Big Three, football, basket- ball, and (believe it or not) ice hockey, to the less prominent tennis or golf, we ' ve got it all. Once you ' ve been a part of them, you are a fan for life, whether you paint your body blue and gold or just never wear red. With this in mind, realize it is difficult to capture every perspective of sports, but we try our best and hope you can fill in any gaps we may have left out. spiirts divider 143 OUT OF MY WAY. Offensive player Tyrone Edwards defends the ball in a rush down the field during a game against San Jose State Trojans. Photo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Pac-10 standing 3-5 Overall Record 4-7 116 sports The football season opened with a slow stan and a tough challenge ahead for both the defensive and offensive players. With a loss of numerous key players at the beginning of the season due to injun-, the inside linebacker and tight end positions were left in a state of chaos, while Dave Barr, senior quarterback, was out the second half of the season with a broken left collarbone. The team had a strong fight ahead of them, but recovered remarkably and put the slow start behind them as the season progressed. • One of the most outstanding aspects of the team that aided in their comeback was the dynamic defense. The program has traditionally been known as having mostly an offensive strength with .m average of over thirty points per game in the 1990 ' s, but the defense came out better than ever during the .season. The defense began the season allowing an average of only 14.2 points per game and condnued to get stronger. • Complementing the shining defense, the offense has also been able to rise to the top with a continued success in their ability to run the ball. The running plavs were not always made at the crucial point of third or fourth downs, but I he yardage that the team gained was a positive force. • Even with the obstacles make way for a raging football season with fans, players, and alumni on their feet and driving for a prosperous season that faced them, the team was able to bring home another spirited and energy filled season to the fans, to the alumni, and to themselves and their school. The win over Stanford in the annual Big Game at the end of the season showed that, no matter what teflhers are in their path, the Bears will always come out on top. • Copy by Trad Brown Flying high. On his own. )efensive players James Stallworth Offensive player Johnny Tavake ind Greg Webb take down Stanford rushes for a first down in the ilayer Harlen Rashada near the Homecoming game against UCLA indzone. Bruins. hoto by Jason Chan Photo by Jason Chan (ootballM 147 A QUICK MANUVER. Players make a fast play to get around Cardinal opponents at the Big Game in Memorial Stadium. Moves like these led us to a raging victory. Photo by Jason Chan IIS m sports Feel free to flip the television on late in the weekend afternoon to catch the delayed game show of college football, and feel free to tune in your radio to the Golden Bear Radio Network to get updated scores, but if you want the action- packed, energy overflow excitement of a traditional, Cal football game, you better show up at Memorial Stadium w ith a ticket in hand and be ready to roar with a crowd of 40,000. For the entire fall semester the football team brought strength and a true sense of school spirit to the fields of the stadium and into the hearts of students, fans, and alumni. • The season started out on a slow note, but picked up in our first Pac-10 match of the year against .Arizona State in the home field. A 25-21 victon ' over the Sun Devils rejuvenated the team after two loses and led them to two more consecutive wins over San Jose State and UCL at the Homecoming game. The three wins strengthened player moral and helped push the team into a promising season. • The season came to a close in a grand finale with a fantastic victory over the Stanford Cardinals. TheannualBigGame packed the home stadium with vibrant and raging Cal fans and a few meager Stanford alumni that were as weak and pathetic as their team. hold on tight to your football tickets if you ' re looking for a season filled with fun, energy, and case of touchdown fever The November 19 Big Game turned out to be a monumental day as Cal fans were able to maintain possession of the prize-winning axe. The game was a well deserved ending to a great season, • Copy by Tract Brown V FIGHT TO WIN. defensive end Evan Collins fights jff a Southern California Trojan Jiayer to break through their Jefense and make a play for Cal. ■ hoto by Jason Chan Take ' em down. Big tackles like this one against the Stanford offense were moves that helped the team win the Big Game two years in a row. Photo by Jason Chan football lt» Located at the corner of Dana and Bancroft on the south side of Harmon Arena lies a dazzling, one-million dollar swimming facility that is now commonly referred to as the Home of the Champions. The Spieker Aquatics Complex is the practice and competition arena for the nationally ranked Men ' s Water Polo team and has been for the past fourteen years. The arena has seen the team at its most outstanding characteristic of home dominance. • The team won three NCAA crowns from 1990-1992 and is returning from a near win last year. The road back to the top of the collegiate ladder will be a challenge, but the team has many assets to help them along the way. With only five Letterman lost and fourteen Letterman returning, the team was off to a good start. The three returning starters and an All-American goalie led the strong new and returning players to a prosperous season. Starters Sean Nolan, Mike Sparling, Ryan Weir, and Matt Maclear continued their outstanding careers with active saving and scoring records. • One sign of the team ' s undeniable power was their win at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship. The balance of seniors and underclassman allowed the team to work together as a unit instead of just a splash and a splish, a lot of determination, and outstanding talent make a nationally ranked team focusing on one key player. According to sLx season Cal coach Steve Heaston, " We are going to have to rely on our depth and different types of offensive and defensive schemes. This team is going to have to establish its own identity. " The identity that Heaston refers to has led the team to another amazing season and another nationally ranked team. • Copy by Tract Brown Splashing off. Junior driver Nick KIttrege shows his talent as a field player after switching from the position of goalie in his freshman year. Photo by Jason Chan Who ' s open. Senior defender Matt Maclear, the most experienced field player on the team, looks for the pass to one of his teammates for the score. Photo by Jason Chan m Nports Cal Scores Overall Record 21-10 3rd year National Champions Up up and away. Outside shooter, junior Ryan Weir watches in anticipation as his shot on goal heads for the net. Ryan is a key starter for the team. Photo by Jason Chan water polo M ill Unity. If any one word were to describe the Women ' s Soccer team, that would be it. After reaching the NCAA Tournament last season for the first time since 1998, the team needed to stay focused again this season to maintain their strength. • Head Coach Andy Bonchonsky explained at the beginning of the year, " We are in a transition by losing a lot of our staners. " He continued by smashing shots, outstanding teamwork, and hours of practice make for a great season of soccer, spirit, and scoring asserting, " So that ' s our challenge.. .Our main goal is just to come together as soon as possible " That ' s where the unity comes in. The team had lots of returning talent, including seniors Kerry Benefield, Stephanie Harten, Jennifer Harvey and Tiffani Hobbs and more newcomers will tons of talent and even more promise for the future. • The team worked hard all season to overcome the most challenging hurdles that faced them, with a rigorous practice sched- ule and a drive and determination from the players that was unmatchable. Bonchonsky explains, " The overall [competition] level has increased across the country.. .So I expect a challenge in every single game. " • Depth off the bench strengthened the team and provided room for changes in strategv. The goal for a united success was to have ever} ' member of the team contribute and work together. " I really feel that the nucleus is similar to what we had three of four years ago. and that is what brought us where we are now, " said Bonchonsky. " We are going to be strong for years because of the nucleus we have. " • Copy by David Gmbstick 152 port.s Off to the goal. Sonia Freeman takes off for the goal witfi a strategy in mind. Concentration as well as skill play a big part in soccer. Photo courtesy of Media Relations Cal Scores Overall Record 5-9-4 Junior defender Tracey Long takes a swooping blast to get the ball down to the other end of the field. Defensive strategy is an important aspect. Photo courtesy of Media Relations In an attempt to push the ball out of the goal box, senior sweeper Stephanie Marten takes off down the field. Photo courtesy of Media Relations soKcr m A REAL KICKER. Starting sweeper Richard Weiszmann takes the ball down field out of the defensive zone. his co-captaIn was a team leader as well as a top player. Photo by Hope Meng Cal Scores Overall Record 7-10-1 Sliding into it. It ' s a race to the ball and the competition is high. Agility and speed are essential in beating out your opponent. Photo by Hope Meng Out for the score. Junior forward Ryan Franklin goes in for the goal up against a tough defense. Strategy must be combined with skill for the score. Photo by Jason Chan m New identity -- that ' s what allowed the Men ' s Soccer team to stan fresh with a new challenge around ever ' goal post. The team had a new look, a new st ie and a new philosophy that sent them down a different path for the season. Not only did the team have the opportunity to start on a new note, but they as well were able to pick up some of the momentum that was passed down to one ball and two goal nets, mixed with hard work, determination, and unbelievable skill make for a much improved season with a great outlook them from last season. • I lead coach Mark Mallon explained at the beginning of the season, " We are much better prepared this year, having the preseason off campus will be a great chance for the team to bond and will help keep our injuries down. We are really excited about this season and expect to do well again this year. " Changes includes practices being moved off campus onto grass (to keep injuries to a minimum) and completely reworking the fitness regimen for all the players. " ...I think one of our weaknesses [last year] was that we didn ' t have the speed and endurance that other teams had. " Mallon explained. He wanted a new training schedule that would better prepare his players. • Although moral was low from last season ' s disappointing numbers, the players were ready to take on their games with renewed enthusiasm. The team ' s new outlook was led by two team captains, senior Richard Weiszmann and junior Todd Higley. • Although the season might have been a rough one for our Bears, Mallon ' s goal fc;r the year, To make sure we [keep] improving, " was met beyond a shadow of a doubt. • Copy by David Grubstick soccer 155 Whooooooosh. Butterfly stroker strives for the win. Swimmers mal e a splasli into the swimming season as students shoot through the water to victory. Photo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Pac-10 standing 3-0 (As of Feb 15) t U tU( n f ttt0HtHUHUi 15B § sports Ur m Jf fjpj i Pl " B jk 4 J m h P pl • T-- " - ' 1 ' » ' fjr M- Up for a breath. Breast strokers fight to the finish to get another win for the team. Students engage in rigorous practices to bring home numbered victories. Photo by Jason Chan Into the depths. Surging down the lane for his first place spot, butterfly stroker leads the team with determination and a desire to win. Photo by Jason Chan Do you remember whai it was like to jump into the deptlis of that crystal clear, sparkling blue swimming pool a.s a child on those hot. sticky, summer davs? You could just paddle and kick around without a care in the worid. The strokers on the Men ' s Swim Team know exactly what that feeling is like, except they ' re not just playing around in the pool, and they don ' t just get to jump in on the hot day, they swim at the rigorous practices all year round. • The swimming sea.son started in the fall with competition lasting well into the second semes- ter. The home for the Swim Team housing both practices and competitions is Spieker Aquatics Complex, one of the finest outdoor swimming facilities in the United States. • The team returned from a fifth place standing in the NCAA Championships from last year and according to coach Nort Thornton, " We are looking to do better this year, and hopefully make the top four. " The team planned on a prosperous ,sea.son and was well rewarded. The team was assembled with Nationally ranked champions that bnjughi the group toa new level of greatness. Team captains and head swimmers Cox, Taner, and Wanie started the season off with a representative in the U.S. Pan American Games, a pooling theirresources,theircledication, and their talent, the Men ' s Swim Team swam their way to a prosperous season Butterfly Champion, and top sprinter, respectively. The team had a strong recruiting cla.ss as well, including freshman Bart Sikora who was a backstroke finalist and broke two school records. • Overall the team had a tremendous season and fortunately was able to build a strong nucleus for next years team. • Copy by Traci Broim swim and divt 1.17 If you take third year head coach Teri McKeever, eleventh year diving coach Phil Tonne, and throw them into a pool with twenty-four outstanding women swimmers you ' ll end up with a tremendous season filled with determination, hard work, and students who swam their way all the way into national rankings. The swimming season lasted from the fall through the beginning of the second semester with morning and afternoon, water and weight training practices going all year round. All the swimmers dedicated much of their free time to the team and to their personal goals, working harder everyday to meet a new record. • Returning team captain backstrokers junior Larissa Herold, junior Anna Simcic, and senior Sheila Conway led the team to a victorious season Their talent and leadership brought the team swimmers to a level of strength and power with an outstanding feature being backstroking and IM for both themselves and for the team as a whole. • The strong incoming recruit class was a valuable asset to the team bnnging in both divers and swimmers in the breast, free and back strokes. The five returning Ail-Americans brought back experience and nationally ranked talent to an already improving team. A pushing for the strength, stroking for the style, and swimming for the win make the Women ' s Swim Team a force to be reckoned with starting assistant coach brought in a new approach and a little rejuvenation that did nothing less than motivate the swimmers. • Overall the vear was a success as the players and coaches alike brought home a winning season and a reputation of dedication. The large sizeof the underclassmen returninggive the team the power of unity to work ofi ' of next year. • Copy by Traci Brown AkkAhkWhV umwm mmtmm Up for a breath. Breast stroker heads toward the finish with a first place win in sight. And they ' re OFF. Off with the start of the gun, swimmers must learn to Determination and desire is a big concentrate and focus right before part of getting the win. a race. A good start is the key to Photo by Jason Chan good race. Photo by Jason Chan M sports ■ttSdrP ( Cal Scores Pac-10 Standing not available Overall Record not available Going for the gold. Strength and power are the two most outstanding characteristics of this swimmer who will surely make it to the finish line first. Photo by Jason Chan .swim and dive 1.19 Leaning into the game. Looking for a quick pass wliile concentrating on a smooth execution, players must learn to combine straegy with skill. Pholo by Jason Chan Back off. With defensive moves like this one, players can fend off their opponents to keep them from gaining possession of the ball. Photo by Jason Chan Up, up, and away. Cal player leaps away from the opponents and off of the court to score another two points with a slam dunk. Photo by Jason Chan sports Two baskets and one ball never really seemed that interesting until thc ' were [)lacecl in 1 larnion Arena, and mixed with raging fans, a record-breaking coach, and a dynamic men ' s basketball team that gave themselves, their sport ' s program, and their school an outstanding reputation. The team, with both new anil returning players, spent the season exposing their hard work, determina- one slam is worth a thousand words that will tell the crowd to get up and cheer with as much spirit as the players have tioii, and dedication to the game in their sold out home court. • Third year returning coach Todd Bozeman has led the team to an impressive record over the past few years. With a 33-10 overall mark during his first two years here, two runner-up finishes in the Pac-10 Conference, and a pair of trips to the NCAA Tournament, he and the team began the season with more than one impressive record to beat. With their loss of two NBA lottery picks before the start of the season, the team had to depend on new talent to come in and rejuvenate the team. Bozeman spent the season preparing and training his team for a twenty- win season with rigorous practices and strong inspiration. " I expect this team to come out and compete every night. " .said Bozeman. • The main strength of the team has been and continued to be the awesome defense. With the new talent that came in, the team was able to use a pressure defense to break their opponents stride and prohibit them from taking over the court. Bozeman sees the defense as one of the strongest aspects of the team and says, " It ' s something that we consider our signature. " • (continued on next page) basketball IB! (continued from previous page) Even with such tremendous strength shown by the backcoun players, the offensive team proved themselves to be just as powerful. Leading the way to a prosperous season were veterans Monty Buckley, junior forward Alfred Grigsby, and senior center Ryan Jamison. Along with new recruits like Tremaine Fowlkes, the frontcourt team was able to arms up and hands on the ball are holding basketball to a tremendous season filled with determination, drive, and a desire to win that never quits establish a reputation that made them as feared as the outstanding defense. • The team was not only rejuvenated by incoming freshmen, but also by a slew of experienced players returning from the injur) ' list. Junior forward Alfred Grigsby and junior guard KJ. Roberts returned from a leave due to hamstring injury and a stress fracture of the foot, respectively. Grigsby and Robens boosted strength in the team with their return, after missing most of the 1993- 1994 season. " I expect them to be really hungry because I know that they know what the team could have accomplished had they been healthy, " said coach Bozeman in the fall. • Overall, the season proved to be rewarding to the entire team. Experienced players were able to set an example for recruits, recruits were able to learn and develop for upcoming seasons, and student and alumni fans were there to enjoy it all at both home and away games . The dedication and versatilit) ' of players that could work at multiple positions, the strategies of a demanding coach, the energy of thousands of spirited fans, and the suppon from the school all led the team to a great season. • Copy by Tract Brown 162 sports Out on his own. Cal player takes off and drives down the court in an attempt to score another two points. Fast paced moves are the name of the game. Pholo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Pac-10 Record not available Overall Record not available On Guard. It ' s only one of the first games of the season, and players are already on their toes with a strong defense and a bold outlook on the season. Photo by Jason Chan Slam dunk. Slams are always followed by the onlook of amazement from players and fans alike. Moves like this one are worthy of news highlights. Pholo by Jason Chan hasketball Ifi:] Coming back from a disappointing record last year, the Women ' s Basketball team had a lot of work ahead of them. The squad needed to revitalize for the new season and look ahead to a prosperous year. With the help of head coach Gooch Foster, and assistant coaches Denise Curry, Tina Krah, and Melissa King, the team had a lot of support to back them up for the upcoming season. • The fourteen student team was a solid combination of both new and returning play- up... off... and away went the Women ' s Basketball team to a challenging season filled with improvement and growth ers. The new recruits brought a fresh perspective to the team while their re- turning teammates came back with experience and a drive for improvement. They all met with strength, agility, and a strong sense of what they had to do to come out on top for the season. • The practices took place in Harmon Gym six days a week for three to four hours a day. The team had a tough workout schedule, but were so inspired to work that they didn ' t really seem to mind. The main inspiration for the team came from the team captain, senior Jackie Lear. Jackie was a leader not only on the court in the guard position, but as a team player in practice as well. • Many of the team ' s player came in with a long history of experience. They were all able to combine their strengths in a joint effon to make a large improvement on last year ' s season. They worked well together and led themselves to the ultimate goal of personal victor) ' . Each member of the team left the season with more experience, more know how, and a better understanding of the dedication required for basketball. • Copy by Trad Brown 164 sports Keep it high. Rachel Stewart prepares for the game by taking practice shots. Drills beforehand prepare the players both mentally and physically Photo courtesy of Media Relations Cal Scores Pac-10 Record 4-9 Overall Record 9-13 It ' s mine! star player Jackie Lear weaves through her opponents to score two for the team. Taking advantage of the right opportunities Is crucial. Photo courtesy of Media Relations Taking off. Dribbling down the court in a home game against Arizona, Liz Rizzo breaks away. Speed on the court is just as important as skill. Photo courtesy of Media Relations basketball m Look out! Player watches on in anticipation as her teammates down the field go for the score. Teamwork leads to team spirit in a group sport like this one. Photo courtesy of Media Relations Cal Scores Overall Record 7-6-1 Pr Say cheese. The 1994 University of California at Berkeley Women ' s Field Hockey team photo. Coach Donna Fong. Assistant Coach Shellie Onstead. Photo courtesy of Media Relations Sticking it. Players compete for possession of the ball in an attempt for a strategic score. Players must wear protective outfits to be protected from the sticks. Photo courtesy of Media Relations m sporlv r)t)nna Fong, the (inly Field Hockey coach that our team has had for the past nineteen seasons, retired at the end of this season. She lead the team to eight Top 20 rankings and six appearences in national championships play. Fong looked foPivard to her last season here, and with high hopes suggested, " 1 think we have a very good chance of winning the NorPac title again. " Her confidence Sticking to their reputation as one of the top teams in the countiT, Field Hockev led themselves to another outstanding season stemmed from the team ' s strong development early in the season, and a front line that remained intact from last year ' s team. With 1993 All-American Use Akkermans back for her senior year alongside two-time All-NorPac midfielder Theresa Korte, the team was in a strong position to send Fong off with a pow- erful performance. • For this season, Fong knew that Akkermans would be crucial in the team ' s passing game, that Korte would be essential in setting up the scoring opportunities, and that the rest of the team - both new and retun- ing players - would take the team to an outstanding season. Fong turned to incoming freshman Kiiren Hagan to replace a long-starting goalkeeper with hopes of developing some new talent. Although having little collegiate experi- ence, Hagan had helped her team win a Gold Medal in the Junior Olympics last i summer. Fong knew the transition would be a difficult one for Hagan, but felt J she was up for the challenge. • Winning the NorPac title in both 1992 and 1993 as their first two conference titles ever put the Field Hockey team in a great position to win big again. • Copy by David Grubstick IJBld tioiki ' y 167 Beginning the year with enough balance to maintain their position as a top ranked team, and ending the year with a perfect landing were the Men ' s and Women ' s Gymnastics teams. Led by Men ' s head coach Barry Weiner, Women ' s head coach Alfred Mitchell and team captains Heather Schneider, Cathy Shigeoka, Steven George, and David Kruse, the two teams vaulted their way to hanging on to their competetive edge, the Gymnastics team ended the year with a solid landing and a perfect ten a victorious season. • With a Women ' s returning record of 14-2 and a Men ' s returning record of 14-7, the teams had high expectations to live up to. Both teams practiced five days a week, several hours a day, and gave everything they had to devote themselves to a winning squad. Practices in the Golden Bear Recreation Center were rigorous and time consuming for the students, but their dedication to the sport helped them through a tremendous season. All home meets were held in Harmon Gym and exhibited the gymnasts ' strength in all competitive areas. The floor exercises, the vault, the balance beam, the parallel and uneven bars, and the ring routines were up to near perfect stan- dards in the eyes of the coaches, the gymnasts, and the judges. • Both teams had strong returning squads: the Women ' s team brought in one new recruit with twelve returning gymnasts and the Men ' s team had a solid combination of new and experienced gymnasts. Overall, the season was prosperous with nu- merous wins and a ton of experience gained by the players. Next year ' s season hopes to be as progressive as this one. • Copy by Trad Brown m sports Perfectly pointed. In a performance of power and grace, a gymnast finishes her routine on the beam. Beam work requires tremendous balance and stamina. Photo courtesy of Media Relations Cal Scores Women ' s Overall Record 4-8 Pac-10 Record 0-6 Men ' s NPSF 5-2 Hanging around. Competitor James Guay exhibits his strength on the rings in front of a home crowd. A strong ring team was a great asset to the team. Photo courtesy of Media Relations Balancing out. Aiming for a perfect ten, this gymnast eases to finish off a beautiful routine. Concentration is a large aspect of striving for a perfect routine. Photo courtesy of Media Relations avmnaslirs IH9 I GOT it! A dive for the ball Is a quick defensive move that saves points forthe team. Not only must players aim to score, but they have to defend themselves as well. Photo by Jason Chan Listen up. Players watch on and listen intently as Head Coach Dave DeGroot informs everyone of the strategy, while adding in a little pep talk to boost team spirit. Photo by Jason Chan Slammin ' ! Teammates and fans sit on the edge of their seats in hopeful anticipation as driven players return down from the net after a smash that scored. Photo by Jason Chan 170 sports Staning the season off with four returning players and a seventh-year coach, the Women ' s Volleyball team had the task of assuming a new identuy on ihc court while still having the power to maintain and improve on the impressive record from last year. " We are not going to overpower other teams, since we won ' t be that big physically. However, with good fundamentals to build on, an attitude of all out effort on defense, and the versatility of moving players into different smashing moves, lots of hard work, and a ton of determination is wliat powers up Women ' s Vollevball positions, we can out hustle and out play other teams, " said coach Dave DeGroot • With only one returning starter, junior Danielle .Mashy, the team had their work cut out for them. The one new junior and eight new freshmen boosted the team into a challenging and rewarding .season filled with teamwork, determination, and personal growth for both new and returning players alike. • The team played in general games, Pac-10 games, and invitational tourna- ments on the home court as well as across the country. The team ' s spirit and dedication was evident on their California turf, and continued to travel with them to every away game. Even with the numerous newcomers, the team was able to do well together and show their power to work as a team at all times. • The team carried through with a steady season that will give next year ' s returning pla ' ers a strong foundation for more development and even more wins. ' Volleyball is a sport of versatility and stamina, and those characteristics have been courageously exhibited by all the team players throughout the entire season. • Copy by Tract Brown vollevball 171 As the game starts, everyone sits qiiietiv in their seats. The crowd makes a slight effort to cheer, but there is no band to accompany them. No lovable bear is greeting spectators as they walk near the field. There is no show at halftime. As the home team scores a touchdown, no cannon fires off a victory blast and no flag is waved triumphantly around the field. It is hard to imagine hands up in the air, feet stomping on the ground, and whole lot of yelling makes for a spirited sports season and a spirited campus a home game without the presence of the song leaders, the band, and of course, Oski the Bear. • The spirit groups make sure that all of the spirit activities are executed with the infamous Cal spirit. They work feverishly hard to practice and prepare for upcoming games. Spirit groups like the UC Rally Committee and The Californians assure that traditions like the Bonfire and noontime ral- lies continue. Card Stunts go off with a hitch, and that Big Game week is as spirited as it can be. They also make sure that the cannon gets fired at football games, that the Carpet is rolled out for home basketball games and that all of the little necessities that are essential for crowd raving spirit are taken care of. • Each week, members from all the Spirit groups meet to discuss and plan upcoming events, and coordinate schedules to make sure ever ' thing runs smoothly. Past events are mentioned and critiqued. Improvements are planned accordingly. • Seeing that they pumped up the team or just knowing they encouraged the fans to have a good time, all their hard work seems well worth their effon. • Copy by David Grubstick 172 W sports In the neck! Along with being the greatest motivator of blue and gold spirit, the band is also the keeper of much-loved spirit songs and their accompanying body gestures. Photo by Jason Chan Give ' em the axe! Our only female mic - man leads a crowd cheer in Sproul Plaza at a noontime rally during Big Game Week. Photo by Jason Chan We ' ve got the axe. The Stanford Axe, one of Cal ' s most protected spirit traditions is shown here guarded by the Rally Committee after the win against Stanford. Photo by Jason Chan spirit Ml73 The game was about to start, the fans were assembling anxiously in the stands, the players were ready to take the field. ..and then it happened. The drums started pounding, the tubas started throbbing, the winds started to blare, the triangles began to twinkle, and the symbols all thronged simultaneously. It was the moment everyone had been waiting for all afternoon. The band began to march. The band began to play. The crowd went wild. • The band is the pride and joy of school spirit. They assembled themselves in full uniform at football games, playing at the beginning, with an additional crowd-pleasing perfor- mance at half time, and at spirit events such as the Big Game and Homecoming Rallies. The band made itself known all across campus with a reputation of school pride. • Cal Band members appeared at ma|or events to add spirit to the fans and players. They even formed a smaller version of the whole called the Straw Hat Band which traveled to smaller sporting events such as away Pac- 10 competitions and Intramural Ice-Hockey games at Berkeley Iceland. • As a constant inspiration to us all, the band worked hard all year and practiced for long hours to reach perfection. The energetic members played a long season, tuning into the music leads the energetic crowds to their feet and promotes spirit for the team players in all sports but are looking forward to an even more rewarding season next year. • The band ' s conductor Bob Riggs, who has been leading the group for several decades, had his last teaching year at Cal this season. His prestigious career and outstanding achievement brought pride and spirit to band members, fans and players alike. • Copy by Traci Brown Anxiously awaiting. Band members prepare for their section at the Big Game Rally. Band performances promote spirit for the crowd and for the players alike. Photo by Jason Chan All in synch. Woodwind members work together to put on a synchronized performance at the Big Game Rally in the Greek Theatre. Photo by Jason Chan 171 sports J Blaring with strength. Tuba players march through the endzone at the beginning of the annual Big Game to start off the festivities. Photo by Jason Chan band W 175 All at once. Eight-man Varsity rower boat comes to the end of their workout at the Oakland Estuary. The coxswain calls for the final few strokes. Photo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Not Available 176 sports Did you ever have any trouble getting up for an eight o ' clock class? Well if you did. then you should stop complaining and go to talk with a member of the Crew team who had to be not only awake, but mentally and physically prepared for a sLxam workout on the watereveryday. • The practiceschedulewaseven more rigorous than it sounds. In addition to the morning workouts there were afternoon workouts, strengthening time in the weight room, runs along the fire trail, and team fund-raiser projects such as .selling programs at the football games and selling raffle tickets. • The practice schedule was rough, but it paid off for the Men ' s and Women ' s Varsity and Novice teams In such yeariy races as the Stanford Fall Regatta, the Head of the Estuary, and the Newport Rowing Festival in the fall. When the change of seasons arrived, the rigors of the practice schedule increased. The Spring season was even busier, with numerous races at both home and away meets. • The fall races usually ran around 5000 meters while the spring races shortened to 2000 meters. The boats usually house eight rowers, although four and two person boats are also common . and one coxswain to lead the team to victon ' . . ' 4ost members have been rowing since high school, Stroke! yells the coxswain as the rowers pull their way to another victorious season of strength, power, and pride but the team was able to grow stronger with both experienced and inexperi- enced rowers. • The .season was filled with teachings of basic skills to the newcomers and recruits, while the returning rowers gained even more valuable experience. The success of the team measured up to last year ' s record and will set a strong foundation for next year ' s team. • Copy by Trad Brown IHRUSTING. ens Varsity strokers row at the lakland Estuary in an early orning practice. Practices start at a. m. and last for a few hours. ' 70fo by Jason Chan Everyone together. Women ' s Novice team, led by their coach, prep for their race at the Stanford Fall Regata. The eight- women boat works together. Photo by Anella Birnbaum 1 TPW 177 Hit it. Perfecting her swing , this Cal player uses both hands to hit the ball perfectly. Every tennis player has a different style. Photo by Jason Chan Jump UP. This Cal Tennis team member leaps in the air to get the most out of her serve. A full swing sends the ball accurately to the far court. Photo by Jason Chan Stretch! Reaching for her toss is junior Pam Nelson. A good serve is crucial to winning a volley, as any good tennis player would tell you. Photo by Jason Chan l7.Sm sports The Men ' s Tennis team began the season with a big loss from graduating se- niors, holding on to only one junior and one senior in the rotation, hut it spent the entire season living up to the nineteenth-in-the-nation title that it had clinched last year. • The experience of the upperciassmen, the fresh talent of the six new freshmen, and the cxpcnise of second-year head coach Peter Wright, serving up a face-paced season, the men ' s and women ' s tennis teams slam their way to a smashing spring semester brought competitors to their knees. " Our starting lineup is mostly freshmen and sophomores, so we are a eiy young team, " commented coach Wright. The team hopes to use the talent of their young players to build their strength for the upcoming seasons. • The Women ' s Tennis team entered the year with a comparable record to that of the men. They returned this season with an NCAA semifinal berth under their belts under the leadership of seventeenth- year head coach Jan Brogan. The team recovered from numerous injur) ' losses in the fall by using the spring to combine their talent, experience, and determi- nation to top last year ' s season record. The team ' s versatility was their undeni- able strength. Their power and skill made them " ...the best team I have ever had, hands down, " according to coach Brogan, • The team competed in both fall and springxompetitions and carried their competitive spirit with them ev- ervwhere they went. The team competed in dual meets as well as champion- ship competitions across the country, and proved to be successful in all walks of the game. • Copy by Trad Brown tennis m I ' M Beginning the season with the signs of being an NCM participant, the baseball team started of with enough spirit and drive to place themselves into a championship year. The team boasted the perfect combination of returning veterans, experienced players and recruited talent to make up a title contender. • Head coach Bob Milano was in his eighteenth season at Cal and brought yet swinging the season around and fitting everything together to perform at an astounding level of greatness another winning season to the team. Along with the work of Milano, the leadership that captains senior pitcher Alex Franklin and junior outfielder Jonathan Petke was invaluable. • Finishing off last season with a fourth place finish in the Pac-10 Conference, the team had high hopes for improvement and a desire to qualify for the NCAA. The strength of the pitching staff, the experience of the catcher, the talent of the infield, plus the returning starters and freshman blue-chipper in the outfield did nothing less than throw the team into victor} ' . • Besides the determination of the team to beat last vear ' s record, the tough, internal competition of the players was a driving force in their success. With so much of their talent competing for a playing spot, the skill that arose on the field was outstanding. Everyone had their opportunitv to shine and show what they had to offer the team. The diversity of strength and ability of the - players and their drive to bring in another winning season for themselves and for their school made the baseball team a force to be reckoned with. • Copy by Traci Brown ISO spoils Head first. This Cal player dives back to first base before getting tagged out by the other team. Stealing bases gives the team a strategic advantage. Photo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Pac- 10 Record Not Available Overall Record Not Available Headed for the sky. Ricky Spears, a senior outfielder, swings big for a base hit. It is power hitters like Ricky that make the Bears a great team. Photo by Jason Chan Pitching power. Eagerly awaiting the pitch in the foreground are the umpire, catcher and batter. Pitchers attempt to throw unexpected pitches. Photo by Jason Chan haM ' hHil ISI Hurling it. Junior pitcher Anne Walsh whips the ball into home plate during a home game against San Jose. The throw forced a strikeout. Photo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Not Available at p ress time y On her toes. Sophomore infielder Jessica Parker anxiously awaits the bunt. Anticipation and agility are two strong traits of this player. Photo by Jason Chan Off and running. Sophomore Melanle McCart heads for home. Melanle won AII-Pac-10 honors last season as a first baseman. Photo by Jason Chan •■«xo:?-T-} X 1S2M sports Starting off the season with a field fijli of returning starters, a head coach with eight years under her belt of coaching at Cai, and a team ready to take on the World Series, the Women ' s softball team had a lot to look forward to. Coming off of a No. 16 National ranking with a group often newcomers last year, the team had a strong accomplishment behind them. Coach Diane Ninemirc said, home run Women ' s softball comes back with another tremendous season to garner all of the honors they ' ve worked for " If wc can Stan this year where we left off, we should be in really good shape. " • Some of the team ' s strong leadership and power came from the pitchers and the catcher. Sophomore pitcher ' hitney Floyd and junior pitcher Anne ' alsh, both with one year of experience here, were strong pillars for the team. Senior catcher Gillian Bo.xx, who earned All-American honors three years in a row, was behind the plate and was a central player for the team. • The season ' s plan for success revolved around combining the experience and focus of the returning players with the potential and talent of the recruits. The talent that remained from last year combined with the incoming skill gave the team good reason to look forw-ard to a prosperous .season. The team was able to learn endurance through the strenuous workout schedule and honed in crutial skills through numerous practices. Their desire to pick up as much experience and abilit ' as they could before the season ended was clearly evident. With a large portion of the team returning next year, the tradition of softball success will surely continue at Cal. • Copy by Tract Brown softball m IS3 Optimism was the key characteristic that started off the Men ' s Golf team on a confident course to victor ' . Coming off of a fifth place Pac-10 record last year with top-ranking team results in competitions such as the Husky Invitational, the Robertson Homes Invitational, the Nike Northwest Classic, and the Fresno Lexus Golf Classic, the eleven-man team and on par and out on the course with the national recognition that they deserve, allowed the Golf team to hit a hole in one sixteenth-season coach had a bright course ahead of them. • Fifth-year senior captains Garrett Larson and Rick Reinsberg were team leaders throughout the season, lending experience to other team players and working on improving their own scores. • With a team of three returning Letterman and a large group of talented incoming recruits, the group was able to benefit from all of its golfers. Plavers were made even stronger by the three weekly practices in the pre-season and the four weekly practices in the Spring at both private and public facilities in San Francisco and in the East Bay. • The team had high hopes for a prosperous season and definitely carried through. Coach Steve Desimone comments, " We went into this season with some real optimism and motivation after being passed over for the NCAA regionals last year. We believe this is a team that will gain recognition. " • Overall, the season proved to be a giant success for all of the players. The consistent scores of the top players and the experience gained by the newcomers will give the team a solid start for next year. • Copy by Tract Brown 1X1 P sports Concentration. With a look of determination, senior captain Rick Reinsberg prepares for an important drive. Remember to always keep your eye on the ball. Photo courtesy of Media Relations Cal Scores Not Available at press time On the green. Patience and aim are the keys to a good putt, as sophomore Stephen Summers demonstrates. A solid putt can make all the difference. Photo courtesy of f edia Relations Aim it well. Senior captain Garrett Larson shows off his chipping ability. Accuracy and precision are Important elements here. Photo courtesy of IVIedia Relations golf m Reach for the stretch. Every serious athlete knows that warming up is the key to being in top form for a competition, and preventing serious Injuries. Photo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Not Available at press time ii U? iV H gtasMty? Over the top. The high jump challenges this athlete to use every muscle in his body to make it over the bar. Photo by Jason Chan Spinning it out. The key to discus throwing is proper technique. Only with determined concentration do athletes make the distance. Photo by Jason Chan I.Sfi sports The Men ' s and Women ' s Cross Country and Track and Field teams began the season with a ton of experience and honor hacking them. The Cross Countr ' team was headed by coach Tony Sandoval who was in his thirteenth season here, the past three of which he has been head coach. Sandoval returned with eight male members from last year and combined them with four freshmen [Whipping through their seasons, Men ' s and Women ' s Cross CoLintiy and Track and Field run away with national recognition and a junior transfer. Two junior transfers and sLx freshmen started on the women ' s team adding to the nine returning runners. The team had its major power in junior Richie Boulet and senior TenayaSoderman, two Ail-American 3 j returning runners. The top men ' s runners also included returning seniors Andy I jj Bup|) and .Mark Douglas, and 1993 squad member Greg Byard. In addition to 3H their Ail-American, the women ' s team had numerous top runners fighting for i the first spots, especially with two of the team ' s winners from last year, Darcy Bushnell and Stephanie Linnen, out on leave. " There ' s definitely a core of I experience and leadership returning " , said Sandoval. • The team competed in events such as the Fresno Invitational, the Aggie Invitational, the Stanford Invi- tational, the Cal Poly SI.O Invitational, the Pac-10 Championships and the NCAA Championships. Races average about five kilometers for the women and eight kilometers for the men. The team worked out together and the runtiers worked out individually on a daily basis. The determination of the runners is one of the greatest strengths of the team, (continued on following page) (TOSS (niinlrv trark 1 IS7 (continued from prmous page) The dri e that they have to hit one of the top five spots on the team and the number one place in competition gives the runners the goals that they need to push through their ultimate abilities. • The Track Team had as much success as the aoss countrv ' team did. Track and Field is one of the most renowned teams in Cal history. Since the Track and racing to gain much deserved national rankings, runners give evervthing they have and push to be first at the finish line Field team was first established, it has boasted 152 All-Americans, 1 NCAA team championship. 29 XCM indi idual championships. 26 world records, and 12 Ohmpic Medalists. The team was no different in its tremendous accomplish- ments this season. The team trains in both sprinting and distance events, and field events. The 100. 200. 400. relay, and hurdle sprinters are powered by their agility and technique. Longer distances like the eight hundred meter and mile mark the best runners with practice to build strength and endurance. Field events like the long jump, the triple jump, the high jump, the shotput, and th e pole vault require both the agility of the sprinters and die strength of the distance runners. • The team practices on a rigorous schedule in both the fall and the spring at the Track and Field Stadium on campus. The track and field team is one of the largest intercollegiate teams on campus and was pow- ered by a combination offireshmen. sophomores, juniors, and seniors. • Cher- all, both the Track and Field and Cross Countrx- teams prospered with great season accomplishments. • Copy by Trad Brown IHSM sports Off he goes. Poised for his first stride, this Cal long jumper prepares to launch into a full run before he leaps into his jump. Photo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Not Available at press time J Ahead of the pack. The best athletes know that a lead doesn ' t guarantee a win. Total concentration on his own run will secure this Cal runner Photo by Jason Chan All together now. Cross Country Team members taking a rare moment out of competition and practice to join together for a group photo. Photo courtesy of Media Relations (TOSS ( nun (rv (rark m Kick it! Many ways to advance the ball are possible In rugby, and this Cal athlete will send it far into enemy territory with a well-aimed kick. Photo by Jason Chan Cal Scores Not Available at press time Holding off. Action occurs away from the ball as well. Here Cal players try to hold off their opponents from even getting close to the ball. Photo by Jason Chan Going down. Holding on to the ball with all his might, this Cal player struggles to not lose possession as his rival works to stop his advance. Photo by Jason Chan 19(1 sports Starting out with the expenise of head coach Jack Clark, now in his tweith season at Cai and a concurrent head coach for the USA National team, the Rugby team had a great advantage over all of its competitors. Clark led the team to four conscutive national titles from 1991 to 1994 and the determina- tion that brought them the glor ' of the pa.st four years was no different than kicking into " ear for another reat season and comins off of four consecutive national titles, the Rugby team is reach ' to roar the power that the team exhibited this year. With only three staning players lost to graduation last year, Codevilla, Swanbeck, and Green, the experience of the returning players will be a strong asset to the team. • With mostly dual meets during the season, the team had many chances to pro c that iheir na- tional rankings were well earned. The team started out its winning streak with only two losses against the Canadian University of Victoria and University of British Columbia. They finished the .season with the Pacific Coast Collegiate Championships, the National Collegiate Scmi-Finals and the Natioanal Colle- giate Championships, all at Berkeley. • The outstanding beginning at the start of the season was a confidence booster that the team took advantage of. The shutout in their first game against St. Marj- ' s, 50-0, and the shutout mid season against UC Davis, 33-0, were just the beginning. The team went on to conquer their opponents for the rest of the season giving everything they had to pursue another national ranking. Rugby, the oldest spon at Cal, here since 1882, is surely one of the strongest. • Copy by Tract Brown rutfbv 191 Smashing it. A leap in the air for these players Is a common move during their co-ed volleyball games. Both experienced and beginning players compete. Photo by Jason Chan It ' s not minl-tennjs, it ' s Ping Pong! These tw(o athletes are among many who choose to relieve stress with a game of strategy and skill. Photo by Jason Chan playing around in the intramural circle gives students a 2 chance to get excited, get involved, and get a little friendh ' competition going The intramural spons program is a campus focus based around student competition, instruction, and recreation. A variety of over thirty sports gives all participants and fans a chance to get involved in school activities, while ha ing fun and getting exercise at the same time. The program, dating back to the 1889 Handball Club, the 1919 Bo.xing Team, and the 1922 Sailing Team, offers students an opportunity to show .school .spirit and take pride in their talents. • The players have the choice of compet- ing against other uni ' ersities or keeping the (continued on next page) •own deep. ayer goes in for the dig in an tempt to win the point and save e game for her team. Teammates Itch on in anticipation. loto by Jason Chan A BLOCK OF FRIENDS. Blocking yet another tough shot, players use their skill and experience in volleyball tournaments that last year-round. Photo by Jason Chan Out for the shot Going for the less-than-easy two pointer, a team player fights to maintain possession of the bail. Teamwork is essential in basketball. Photo by Jason Chan intramural ; 193 I (cont ' d) games local to be played here. Sports like ice hockey, cycling, volleyball, and ultimate frisbee boast of Nationally ranked intercollegiate teams, while other sports such as gymnastics, minisoccer, and men ' s field hockey choose to remain on-campus for the season. Groups range from contact sports like martial arts and boxing, to team sports such as basketball and lacrosse, through more individual activities such as ball- room dancing and modern dancing. • Some club sports were founded due to the lack of school and community opportunities for that sport, badminton, fencing, squash, andsychronized.swimmingare all part ofthe variety of the intramural program. Other popular sports include sailing, skiing, and crew because ofthe available practice settings around the Bay Area. • Practices and competitions for the sports take place during the week and on weekends, depending on the sport. Some teams play in the RSF, Harmon Gym, or at Kleeberger, while other travel to Oakland and San Franci.sco. The Crew (continued on next page) A REAL KICKER. Going in for the score is an offensive player ready to make his move. A careful aim and good concentration will send the ball right Into the net. Photo by Jason Chan I GOT IT. Weaving through his opponents at Kleeberger Is a player determined to make the score. Both men ' s, women ' s, and co-ed sports play there. Photo by Jason Chan Rushing it A race to the finish for this socce player who is driven to beat hh opponents to the ball. Agility ami speed are important skills ii soccer. Photo by Jason Cha, 194 Nports With a show of ease. Flying to the net is an intraneural basketball player ready to score for his team. Teams are made up of friends, greek houses, or classmates. Photo by Jason Chan intramural 195 Air ball! The RSF Gym is a common spot for team or individual practice basketball. The large number of courts accomodates everyone interested. Photo by Jason Chan Who ' s open? Opponents wait for the open pass at the Kleeberger astroturf field at the North East corner of campus. The field is always open for picl -up games. Photo by Jason Chan (contitnted from previous page) team practices at Briones Reservoir, tiie ice hockey team practices at Berkeley Iceland just off of campus, and the cycling team travels just about evenTvhere on their rides. • Membership in the club program is open to students, facuitv, and staff. Some clubs hold tn ' outs while others accept anyone who is interested, experienced or not. The Sport Club program is committed to bringing a full range of recreational and athletic opponunities to even-one. The program has maintained its progression for over a centuiy and will surely continue to do so for the next hundred years. Intramural sports are beneficial to anyone who is interested in having a little fun, getting a little exercise, or diving into a little friendiv competition to let out the aggressions of the daily student rigors. • Copy by Traci Broicn I9fi sports Serving it up. A perfect serve for the start of the volleyball match in one of the RSF smaller gym is the beginning of one of the many games played there. Pholo by Jason Chan Passing by. Out on the sidelines, players search for their teammates for the quick pass. Basketball is one of the most popular recreational sports. Pholo by Jason Chan intramural 197 Rock and a hard place. Finding themselves stuck in tough situations on more than one occasion, players must learn to cope with the injuries of a strong contact sport. Photo by Jason Chan Weaving in for the goal. Up against the grain, offensive player goes In for the score while strategically weaving around the opponents. Photo by Jason Chan PP ' I9S W sports I Sticking it. This player heads to the net for the score in the game against Stanford. Players in the collegiate league compete in about 25 games per year. Photo by Jason Chan Cutting it close. Collegiate club player gets into the action and sticks his way into the game. Aggressive moves are essential for a good hockey player. Pholo by Jason Chan The Ice Hockey club is one of the highlights of the Intramural program, with a team of dedicated and talented players, tons of loyal fans that show up in full energ) ' at even- game, and a school to back it because of the spirit that the sport generates. • The Ice Hockey club is split up into two categories: the collegiate division for experienced players and the recreational division for students just beginning to learn the fundamentals. The collegiate division has a rigorous, year-round practice schedule to compete against other big-name hockey schools, like UCLA and Stanford. The recreational club offers individual a chance to learn ice hockey basics and an opponunity to enjoy the game as a competitor. No matter w hat division is being played, Ice Hockey is a great sport for all who venture onto the ice. • Copy by Trad Brown intnimural m 200 people Si ' niors With 30,000+ students roaming on one campus, it was more than easy to get lost in the crowd. As years flew by, you followed the same path to class and managed to dredge through the endless assignments, and finally one day you realize that you should graduate! After all the years of keeping a low profile, you realized you still had a lot to do. So you actually go see a professor in his office hours, you go to a Big Game and you take your picture for the Blue Gold. Now your Cal experience is somewhat complete. Better yet. Students evolve, ft " " y ' ' " y " " " ory, the heroic Above, an advertisement encourages Seniors to get their photos taken for the Blue Gold. Left are members of the class of 1873, the first graduating class (also known as the " Twelve Apostles " ). Since the 19th century, the graduating senior class has grown to include almost 5,000 students every year. Archive photo courtesy of the Bancroft Library New Photo by Jason Chan tackle of the stupid Stanfurd tree or all the classes you ever took, your picture is unforgettable because here it is within these pages. And if you would like to remember everything else about the year, well that ' s in here too. Isn ' t that convenient? people divider iMIl Awakening From the Dark Bruce Chin Ma s Cummunications I was here for a concert in ' 89 and I just thought that this was such a beautiful campus. I remember feeling that these people are so luckv to be here. Who would have guessed that four years later I ' d be here walking on campus as a student. Berkeley was so far distant from all that I ' ve anticipated. I gradu- ated high school with a 1.8 GPA, but that was because the sociological environment wasn ' t sup- portive for me at all. Battle One came in high school, when I had to fight the pressures to conform to the stupid people around me, through which I had to learn that I could be " myself. " After that, I realized that I ' d never want to feel oppressed again. It had bothered me to the point where my grades were suffering. By then I was only expecting to receive a two-year communitv college education, since I had a low GPA and I was from a working-class back- ground. • By the time I got to junior college, Battle Two came, when I started to come out to mvself about my homosexuality. That was an immense battle that took me three years to fight. Yet from the first day of college, I realized that all mv life I had been living in a tunnel. My goals started to go up ( untinued on page 205 Regina R. Aaron Ennrimmenlal Science S Gei)gr.iphv Carmen M. Abramian WiimensSludles David P. Abramson HlSIDH ' Demitra C. Adams English Geraldine Agdeppa Katharine L. Aguiia Economics Enrique Aguilar Economic iV .Soci.iPOiclf.irc Maribel Aguilar Political Econoni ' of Indu.stnal Socieiic French Literature Mireya Aguilar Frenth t i HiMon Conrad C. Alano Integratue Biologv Omar Albarran .Spanish Jacqueline M. Aldesco French Anna Aledia Celsa Alfaro Spanish Latin American Studies Buena M. Algoso Molecular and Cell Biolog ' Reed T. Aljian English Hepzibah Z. Allen S( II i.il Welfare Edilberto Altamirano Hi OIK link Julio Alvarez, Jr. Economics Kavita Amar Economics S English Nader Amir-Parviz Environmental Science Kyung S. An Integrative Biologi- John Anderson Robert S. Angelito II lntegrati c Biology Elaine Q. Arcellana Integrative Biology ' Daniel D. . rcilla English Tsion Arega Economics P w Imli ig Danielle F. Arenivar Rlietonc t ; Ethnu Studies Philip A. Ariza .Architecture Barbara Asch Psycholog ' 202 seniors In the " People Section " this year, we wanted to do something different - s omething that hadn ' t been attempted in quite a while. After brainstorming, we thought that not only was preserv- ing a record of this year ' s graduating Seniors important, but that preserving a record of the campus buildings as they appeared in 1995 was important as well. So we did a little research, took a few pictures, and tried to come up with some interesting histories. Unfor- tunately, space limited us to the num- ber of buildings we could cover, but we tried to pick the most interesting, the most popular, as well as the most ob- scure buildings on campus. We also came up with a " Recognizability " scale, rated from 1 to 10 (1 being totally un- nameable and 10 being the most well- known buildings on campus). Look for boxes like this one throughout the sec- tion highlighting campus architecture. Enjoy! Cad in a word: aaaaah!!!!!! brutal burrito challenging chaos convoluted digestible diverse dynamic educational enlightening erasable exhilirating extraordinary frantic illuminating intense intoxicating magnificent mercurial mind-boggling nerve-racking perfect rewarding roller coaster short spirited spontaneous stressful tiring unbeatable unbelievable unexpected unforgettable unique unpredictable weird work sennirs 203 1 A E Building Vital Statistics Built: 1929 Also known as: Architects and Engineers Building Formerly called: Grounds and Buildings Building Recognizabillty: 23456789 10 Quotes: " Problems in life make you stronger, as long as they don ' t kill you. " -Ardeshir Eddy Pezeshki " It ' s all in ttie interview! " -DanleWe Wong " Peace " -Ricardo Spears " Full speed ahead, whatever it takes and take no prisoners. " -Bernard K.H. Lo 204 seniors d . i Farbod . scarzadie Ml ik ' i uljr ami Lcll Bi()log ' - Ncuroblolog) ' Jason Astor English Pooya A. Ataii Ml ik 1 iil.ir and Cell Biolog) ' ElisaJ. Attix Jonathan W. Au Molecular and Cell Biology Raimond Dcr Avanessian llWiin 111 Art Jessica L. Avery Psychology- Augustine A. Avila III Si ,1 II ,li ij; Farid . zari Ct il tMigmecTing Hong S. Bae Mechanical Engineering SeonJ. Back April E. Baker Pyschol()g ' Zackary T. Baker Arihitoi turf Kumar! Bakhru KIk ' IhIIi Michelle L. Baldoza Mojgan Balouch Miilii iiLii and ( ell Bioiogy • Genetics Ana Lilia Barraza Chicane) Studies Jeanette M. Barrera InU ' uralive Binlnuv Mar) ' K. Barry Si )i h ill ) Candice D. Bartolome Asian American Studies Zedren K. Bates An liili ' i line Christopher Baty Jon K. Bauer tirhrn[iiili)i; Garland Baum Knulish S Vonieii s Sludies Andrea J. Bayer Integrative Biology ' Dan A. Bellin InienLiine Biiiiin; Nicole A. Belmar Molecular and Cell Biology • Emily R. Bender Lifii;nhli( s Kerry A. Benefield F.riulish Jason A. Bennett Rheliinc Awiik(Miiiig. . . ( oiitiiiiii ' il Iroiii ui»v ' 2U ' 2 from ihere because the college I was attending was a c( )mpletely different social atmostphere than what Ihadgrownupin. I got along with everybody there, and my grades finally went up to a 3. H. which led me to think about transfering to San Francisco State. • So 1 went to this college fair and I thought I ' d swing by the Berkeley table. 1 assumed that lei need a 4.0 to get in there, and 1 was about to walk away- walk away from my life. Yet I decided to go back and ask some questions abt)ut Berkelcw The rejiresen- tative said that I was a competitive candidate and so I applied. All 1 thought was that 1 wt luld be closer to my family, and that it wouldn ' t hurt to be in the best UC campus. Yet 1 also thought that if I didn ' t get in, there would always be SF State. I didn ' t know the difference then, hut now as an intern at the I ' C Office of the President, 1 know that ! would have been trading a million-dollar education for but a token. Big difference. • 1 consider my Berkeley experience to be a broadening of my awakening, because it just opened up my horizons immensely. The reason why Berkeley has been an awakening is because I have learned so much more here. The first day I got here during Cal Student Orientation, they asked how many of us are going to grad .school. Logical question for me was " what ' s graduate school? " I had just received my Associate Degree ContiiiuiMl on pagii 2UB seniors 2(1:1 Awakening. . . ( ' onliiiiiiMl t ' ruiii pagr 20.1 and I thought I ' d just get my BAand then get out and look for a job. So I took a class called " How to Get Used to Berkeley, " and the following semester I took a class on " How to Get Out of Berkeley and Into Grad School. " I ' ve always been willing to open my mouth, and I think that ' s been crucial to my success and awakening here. I ' ve always been extremely willing to ask for help. I believe that if you have a question, just ask. Most people are really willing and happy to help you. I got into Berkeley by talking to people. I ' ve gotten through Berkeley by asking questions and by networking. Here on the Berkeley campus, I ' ve learned how to network. I ' ve learned to never take anything for granted. So when I hear people in class who hiss and tisk when others ask questions, I just want to turn around and say " hey, I ' m paying for this! " It ' s important to realize that Berkeley isn ' t a place to take for granted. It took me such hard work and diligence to get there. • Ihave learned to always understand that my future plans can change. Anything can happen , so j ust work hard now and seize the opportunities at hand. I ' m tr ' ing to get into Phi Beta Kappa, starting on an internship with KGO TV, continuing to work in UC Office of the President writing the travel guide for the whole UC system, and I ' m doing my honors thesis. For me, my academic explorations are further extensions of my Coiitiniii ' tl on paoe 209 Reuben Berman Bu.sines.s AdniiniMratnm Gloria Berumen Rhctiinc Ravinder Bhalla P(ililn..ll P sdli )l( )gy Linet Bidrossian Knglish Justianna M. Birzin English Film Studies Brian D. Bianning Political Ec()nom nt intiustn.i! Sducties Bradley Bleichner HlStDII ' Matthew D. Bohart English Literature Cheryl Borgonia Political Econom of Industnal Vmelie ' - DemetriosJ. Bosniadis Earth Science Marc S. Brandeis Interdisciplinan Studies Field Janelle Brown English Michael L. Bryson Nuclear Fngineenng Gleb Budman ■Mechanical Fngineenng Adam B. Bunshoft Rhetonc Jane M. Burward-Hoy Phvsic S .Ajiplied .Matheniatic Christine L. Butler Sociology Douglas D. Butler llMon Gail R. Butler Sociology Olivia K. Butt .Molecular and Cell Biology Melissa Buttner Psvchol.igv Jung-Wook Byun SooJeongByun Olifel Cabanilla Business .Wniinisiration Adriana Caldera Spanish Amy J. Calzada Psuhologv John Canada .viassCcinimunications Joseph N. Carey Bioresource Science Jacqueline J. Carpenter English Russian Adela R. Carrillo Spanish Literature 2fl(i seniors Harker Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1964 Formerly called: Biochemistry Building Recognlzability: 1 23456789 10 Ca afterthoughts... (or what I learned at Cci ) Believe in yourself. -Michelle S. Chu This is the best job I could ever have (going to school.) -Matthew J. Speakman What is important is not what others think of me, but what I think about myself. -Alexander Victa One learns more from other students than from classes. -Leon S. Wong The panhandlers aren ' t all mentally dis- turbed, and many are quite nice. -Sejal M. Patel seniors ; 2(17 Barrows Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1964 Named after: David P. Barrows Number of floors: 8 Size in outside sq. feet: 192,000. Recognizability: 123456789 10 Lingering regrets... Not knowing all the libraries on campus. Not doing research. Not learning to speak Mandarin. Not auditing a class that interests me. 208 seniors mi r k Ruth M. Carrillo I ' ' ' ■ I K I ' Mnn Ml lIK!Ll lrulS x■ielie.s Johanna N. Carty Business Adminislralion Natalia C. Casco ( ' hiLano Studies Ediuatiim Crystal D. Gasman Kn lish ijlcr.ilurf Ismena Castellon Monica L. Castillon |, I " imiiiiiiii.itiiiiiNt ' iChicanoSiudics Jennifer Castro Legal Studies Accounting Marichelle C. Celis Miiin iilar and Cell Biology - Neurobiology Carlos S. Cervantes Ela ini al Kmjini ' cnn); and Lnmpuler Science Alvin A. Cham Computer Science Chunho K. Chan Maniilartiinng Knuiiiecring David C. Chan Cn ' il Engineering Francis Chan FJ« tncal EnRinecnng and Compuicr Science Irene W. Chan Fi nntiniii Johnny Y. Chan Eletlrral Engmeenngand Compuicr Science Leigh K. Chan l:n,i:lish Ping Chan Computer Science Ricky W.Chan Busincs Administration Scarlet Chan Mok-iiilar jn l( ell Bio1(i,i,t Tedmund S. Chan Molecular and Cell Biology Tim H. Chan Alicia H. Chang Molecular and Cell Biology - Biochemistn Allen C. Chang Elcctni al Enginecnng and Computer Science Amy H. Chang Ar( hitfi lure Benjamin W. Chang Molecular and Cell Biology ChrystalJ. Chang ilnMnrss Aitniinisrr.irinf) Dorrie E. Chang Molecular and Cell Biology Linda L. Chang Psvchol( g Quentin K. Chang MnleoiLir and Cell BiologN Jennifer Y. Chang Poliucal Economy of Industrial Societies French Au iikdiiiig. . . ( niiliiiiit ' il troiii |iiiot ' ' 2Mi awakening. This semester I ' m writing on how the media reinforces minority stereotypes, which is in itself a broadening of my previous thesis on gay stereotypes. In short, Berkeley has just broaden my horizons so much, because I realized that there are so many opportunities out there. It ' s unbelievable! • Yet Berkeley, in a way, was another battle that 1 had to engage in. The facultv and the teaching staff are wonderful, because they are genuinely liberal, but the student body has so many divisions that it was hard to carve out mv own niche without falling into a stereotype. You have student groups for every affiliation you can possibh- think of. It gets to a point where vou might as well just start individual groups for the individual. So I didn ' t want to join anything ethnically or culturally specific. I just .see so much division on campus that I think it creates even more divisions. I believe this extends even to people who are gay. That ' s the ultimate battle that 1 faced at Berkelev, Battle Three. ' W ' hat I realized is that all the ethnic, racial, religious, socioeconomi- cal and other divisions that exist out there in main- stream societv also exist within gay communities. They ' re socialized in the same way as everyone else in society, and they carr} ' the same prejudices with them into the gay communitv. They ' re no different. I had this naive vision that these people are going to ( ' nntiniicil on pagi ' ' 2Ul spnini ' s ; 2(19 Awakening. . . ContinuiMl tioiii puge 209 be much more supportive than the oppressive soci- et ' I grew up with in high school. In a way I ' ve had to regressed to fit in here. The average age in my community college was 27 and the average age here is 20. The maturity level is equally reflected. I ' ve rushed a house, and I thought originally that it would be a lot of fun. It was cool, but it just wasn ' t me anymore. I outgrew it. So I decided to devote my energy elsewhere and that ' s why I ' ve devoted myself to the Senior Class Council, the Cal Alumni Association, and to coordinate the Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Mentorship Program. This was an organi- zation that I thought was important for providing role models to help kids realize that being open about their homosexuality doesn ' t have to be a detriment. I myself don ' t make an issue out of my sexuality, and I don ' t advertise it like the radical left- wingers. I don ' t try to hide it either, of course. It took me that long to under stand that there are stupid people everywhere, who are stupid because they are insecure about their own identity and have to treat others in a detrimental manner in order to fulfill their false sense of self-esteem. It ' s just so wrong, and since then I ' ve realized that our role in society should be to help people who have more problems than we do, and to help ourselves attain happiness without hurting others. • Through mv Cunliiiiit d un piii»i ' ' J.l- Thaiz R. Chanman lnierdisiiplin,in ' Studies Field Kathy M. Chao Imerdisciplinaiy Studies Field Bart T. Chapman Leti.iT Studies Tanya Chase Alexander Y. Chen .Molecular and Cell Biolog - - Genetics Chia-Chung Chen chemical Engineering Edwin Chen Matenals Science Engineenng Gina Y. Chen Political Economv of Natural Resources .Vithriip(ilog ' Hubert Chen chemical Engineenng Jesse F. Chen Electncal Engineenng and Computer Science Kenneth Q. Chen Nuclear Engineenng Teresa H. Chen .Architecture Ying Hao T. Chen Economics Yun-Ling Chen Molecular and Cell Bmlogv Dennis C. Cheng Economics Diana P. Cheng Eimronmental Science Gary H. Cheng Ci il Engineenng Isaac K. Cheng Computer Science Joyce H. Cheng . rchiieuiire Luisa W. Cheng Molecular and Cell Biology - Binchemistn ' Nancy Y. Cheng Computer Stienie William H. Cheung Economics Yuk C. Cheung Cml Engineenng Warren Chiang Economics Yvonne Chien Applied .Mathematics Bruce B. Chin Mass Communications Joe H. Chin Cml Engineenng Sharon H. Chin Sherman C. Chin Business Administration Maria M. Ching Economics Social V eltare 210 ; seniors Hoali Ihill Vital Statistics Built: 1951 Named after: Judge John H. Boalt Houses: Law school Fun Fact: Is a group of buildings added on in 50 ' s and 60 ' s Recognizabillty: 1 2345 6789 10 Quotes: " You seek, then you get. (Well, it also depends whettier you are lucky or not.) " -Agatha Yeung " If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. " -April Lash " Go Sears " -Jasmin Felix " Life is never easy. " -Diana Cheng " Men; you can ' t live with ' em and you can ' t shoot ' em. " -Christine Knepper seniors 211 California Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1905 Named after: The state of... Houses: The Office of the Chancellor Fun Fact: Was the old administration building before Sproul Hall Recognizability: 1 23456789 10 Cd afterthoughts All weirdness is relative. - Benjamin Griebe Money isn ' t everything. -Thoma s C. Cuellar Getting used to horrible living conditions. -Shahpour Meir Matloob That U.C. is my university, it is what i make it, it follows that the world is mine . -Paul Foucher Learn to look up information in the library. -Easter Gau You can do anything that you may have once thought impossible. -Hong Sang Bae 212 seniors . nup Chitnis Miilciuurandiiii Biolog ' Marc D. Chodos Hision- Immunology HyTikJ. Choi Joon Y. Choi MdIct uUr and Cell Biolog ' Sean S. Choi Molecular and Cell Biolog ' - Biochemisin ' Shawn C. Chou Bruce C. Chow Chemisirv ' Eugene M. Chow Harold J. Chow ( oijipuior Sucruf Juliette L. Chow Business Adminisiralion Michelle Chu Nancy C. Chu Bioengmeenng Winson W. Chu C(ini[)iilcr Vicntc Peggy Chuang Biulogi(-al Rcbuurce.s Molecular and Cell Biology Kennes P. Chui Ml )!(.■( ular and Cell Biology Amelia N. Chung Chi-miial Fngmecrini; Esther S. Chung Political Science Ming Him J. Chung Elcctncal Engineenns and Computer Scientc Robert N. CipoUa Janet T. Co Integrative Biolog ' Ethnic Studies Kristine L. Coates FniniiniiisS l.fi;al Mui.lics Brian E. Cochran U ' gal Studies Dan Cohen Ph Mi s Applied Mathematics Robert K. Collins ■ iiilmipiili 1 ' ' .iti f American Studies Rochelle E. Collins Political Science Walter E. Collins Piililiial Siicnic Roman G. Coloma Histur ' Spanish Elissa B. Comsudi Political Economx of Natural Resources Kirsten A. Copren Ent(imnliig Valerie A. Cordova Anthropology Uviikciiiiiu. . . rniiliiiiiril I nun paor :!in whole ordeal of these three battles, I ' ve been sup- ported bv m ' family and friends. Through all this, I ' ve found out who are m - true friends. But nt ) v that ' v gone through the.se battles, what I ' m scared of now is that I have to get tested for HIV again, and 1 hope that I won ' t have togo through that fourth and final battle. A er ' frightening prospect. Now after Greg Louganis ' vcr ' bra ' e and poignant discussion of contracting HIV and being diagnosed with AIDS, 1 am all the more inspired to do m - share in this cause. I can ' t describe fulh ' theadmiration I have for him and the countless other brave souls who are combatting this disease. • My awakening here at Cal has gotten to the point where 1 can begin to realize new horizons, I now know that I want to study public policy at either Princeton, Harvard or Georgetown, and then spend a year in D.C. Even though 1 want to excel here first, I also want to keep going farther. I ' m really young and pumped up, and I am always willing to learn more and to acquire new knowledge. I think what I ' ll take into .society is a load of enthusiasm. I ' m always looking for new ways to permeate barriers. If there ' s a barrier, you should just look for a new angle to penentrate it until you can pass it. I think that ' s what I ' ve always done. I want H) help out people, and I don ' t want to lower my priniciples in order to succeed. I remember the ( ontiiiiii ' d (in pHgt - ' spnidis i2l:{ Awakening. . . ( ontiiiuiMi Irum page ' llii background that I came from, and I ' m not going to cut the rope ladder that I climbed on. I want to reach down and help people who are trying to better themselves. I would like to go into public policy, or maybe become a spokesperson for an advocacy group. What I ' d like to do is to help out AIDS causes, and work in some liberal organization. I ' ll admit that that ' s one stereotype I fulfill. 1 am left of center, but I don ' t think we ' re just a bunch of idealistic people with no heads. There ' s a lot that can be done. There ' s nothing wrong with idealism, and I have a lot of that which I can bring to better society. • I think the most exhilarating part about Berkeley is still going on. Now is the most exciting time at Cal for me. I am finally getting used to the campus, I ' ve established myself here, and yet I ' m also getting ready to leave. This place is just so well known and holds such a great reputation, I defi- nitely am happy to have been here. 1 have no regret in the worid for coming here. But now I ' m looking to grad school, my internship at KGO for publicity and events, my UCOP internship in communica- tions, and I ' m also holding two classes down and an honors thesis. So that ' s why this semester is so climactic for me. ' VChile others are getting senioritis, I ' m keeping busy. This is the most exciting period of my Cal career. Cal will always be a big part t)f me. Coiitinut ' d on paur 217 Stacy A. Craft Resource Studies James R. Croftit English Tom D. Cronin .MethaniLjl Engineering Josephine W. Cua English Thomas C. Cuellar Psvihiilngv ElinoreJ. Cuya .Mass Comniunicatiuns Jennie Dal Busco Leg.il Studies Rlieniric. Cat Dale .MassCommuniciliims Arash Davallou Molecular and Cell Biologj ' Genevieve D. David . rihitecture Sajeeni E. De Alwis Civil Engineering Ellen K. De Forest Psvchnlogv Deliah A. De La Garza Piilltli.ll Si lelKC Dianne M. de la Rocha Political Science Ma.ss Communications Terrie L. De Mello English Peter W. Dehn Economics Antoinette G. Del Rosario Business Adminisir.itii in Irma B. Delos Santos Annissa P. Deshpande Political Science Un K. Dhong . sian . mencan Studies Rodney C. Diaz . stniphvsns Erica Dice Bryan J. Dickey Social Wcllarc Sandy S. Diep .Mass l cininiunication Jennifer Diessel Religious Studies Roy P. Dimalanta Legal studies Kelly C. Dinglasan Political Economy of Industrial Societies Hong T. Dinh LhemMn- David K. Djavaherian Philoso|ih ' .Anieric.in Lilei ' .iliirc Christopher P. Dobbins llrban Planning and Development Studies 211 venioi ' s (aniplH II Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1959 Named after: William W. Campbell Fun Fact: Cost $1 ,238,000 to build. Recognizability: 123456789 10 Lingering regrets... Not partying more. Not joing more ethnic campus organiza- tions. Not having sex with a freshman. Not going to Mexico for spring break. seniors 215 Chancellor ' s House Vital Statistics Built: 1902 Formerly called: University House, President ' s House Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Quotes: " Expect the unexpected because it will happen; do the impossible because you can. " -Daniel Bellin " It ain ' t over til the fat lady sings. " -Grace Lu " Carpe D em " -Roman G. Coloma " Always check your references! " -Suanliow Foo -( s 216 seniors Stephanie J. Dodaro nihr )|x)lo}; Elia S. Domingiiez I ' ulllU.il Vlcnir Tobin M. Uommer Roderick Donald Sksc H. Donald Gabriel D. Donohoe l ' (JiUc.,il? ii.-iuciiNUv.U)mmuiik;il]uas Joanna G. Dorian Adam M. Dove ilii iiK-ss Vtlininisir.iliiin Sharon L. Draemcl Mi)k ' iul.ir ,111(1 (x ' ll BioUij;) - Gciil ' Iks Claude Drugan KnMroniiifni;il Sliciui. Sophia I. Drugan (.hcmnj! Hnt;irii. ' (.niij; Chcmislre ToddA.Duda BiiMiK " .s AdniiiiiMr.nujn Aileen A. Duldulao Jennifer H. Dyer KumiJ. Eastman M.is.sCjiiiimuniGUions Stacy M. Edwards I ' ulllU.il l-.umoiin 111 InduMiial ScK ' ielies David E. Eliason I ' iiIiik:;iI Siiciuc Birgitta A. Emerson-Piamonte ln-liv|i Mar) Kate Endicott IN ilinlii; Joseph S. Englert iiiMiin Matthew Epstein I ' liliiii.il l,iiiniim III liiiluMnalSociclics Sandra Escobedo I ' uliiital Economy (if IndiiMrial Socielics IliMiin Daniel G. Espinosa liusiiicss AdniiiiiMiaiKin Hilario F. Espinosa Sl K H ill i Richard Espinoza Ii ' -jI Miiilirs RlifiMrn Edith Estrada lnlci;r,iinc Kmiiy. Suraya M. Fade! Mass Communications Patty A. Famsworth lM..:- . imee Feinberg I ' l ililii .li iciii c tinniiniu s Jasmin Felix Sociolog ' Avviikciiino... ( oiiliiiiicil Iroiii |Hi! ( :: l I and I ' ll al va s be a part of the Cal Alumni As.socia- uon. Being an Alumni Scholar twice. 1 reallvwani to t i c back to the Cal Alumni Association, I ' d deti- mtely like to contribute something back to the Cal c()mmunit -. I ' d like to become a mentor for the (ll.H Mentorship progi ' ams. if 1 ewr come bac k to the Bay .Area. • Many times [)eople don ' t give credit to the fireman who gives CPR on the streets, or recognize .Mother Wright, who gives toys to kids e en ear. She can ' t read, but she is the Mother Theresa of Oakland. Societv makes leaders out of IK ' ople with social or financial superiority. Those aren ' t leaders, they ' re charlatans. A college tiegree won ' t do it for us. You have to get out there and network. In this davand age. a college degree is just a status symbol. 1 know people who ' ' e ne er gc me t( ) cc )llege and are so much brighter than sc )me ( )f the people here at Berkeley. • W hai I thoLighi I had done so well in my junior college turned out tobe mmu.sciile. I went into light speed here on this campus, and I ' n ' c realized that leadership is ba.sed on a broad mind, an openness to change, and the ability to view oneself as a peer rather than an overseer. Cal is just the beginning of the rest of -c)ur life. Life is an ongoing learning experience. U.se Cal as a fc lunclat ion. It ' s a ba.se for yc )u to keep bettering ' our life from. With that, everyone can make a success with them,selves without causing hami to others. That ' s the golden mie to life. seniors 217 Climbing Ip Against the Odds Fernando Daniel Lozano Computer Science For me and my particular major, computer science, there is no bet- ter program than what ' s here at Berkeley. I had originally gotten accepted into MIT and Stanford, but I didn ' t have $21,000 per year to spend. You see, I come from a very impoverished family, second generation immigrant. I knew from a young age that I would have to finance my own higher education. So that prettv much eliminated the expen- sive schools from my choices unless I received a Rill scholarship. The three boys of the family slept in the same 12x12 room, and though my brothers weren ' t all 64 " like me, we were all pretty big for such a small room. My parents ingrained in me the philosophy that mv mind desen ' ed nothing but the best, and that 1 should go to the best school that I can possibly go to. Berkeley has no peer. MIT is a good school for computer science and engineering, but it is just a technical school. I wouldn ' t get the breadth, the richness of education, that I ' d get here. Overall, Berkeley ' s ver ' stR)ng. AdditionalK ' , I wanted to work as an engineer to pay my way through school, and this area has so many high-tech jobs. If I went to MIT I ' d never be in a career position as I am todiiy. I ' m cuirently ( (Hitiiiiird on pauc 221 Lowell J. Fenerty Pdlitic.il Suencc Nathaniel Fennell Na :il Architecture Joe Ferry Cnil Engineering Fernando J. Figueroa Politicjl Science Guadalupe Figueroa Siiciiiliigx Natasha W. Fine Molecular and Cell Biology Andrew A. Fischer , rcliilc-clure Sara M. Fisher Rlieti inc Simon Flaherty Susuinahle Systems Jesus Flores llistor M. Carmina A. Flores .Molecular and Cell Biology Michelle L. Floyd C ' hemistrc- Hillary J. Fogerty Kiiglisli Hoi S. Fong Chemical Engineenng Michael Fong Sandy Fong Social Weltare Wendy X. Fong , ' nthro|iologvS: Pswholngv Suanhow H. Foo , iilhropolgv Erik A. Forstall Rhetoric Alyson Foster LaShauna D. Foster English Rachel Foster Social Welfare Robinson Foster Gc-ographv Paul Foucher Daniel V. Fouts Valerie Franck English Ennronmental Science Naomi Fribourg Poluical Economy of Industrial Sotieties Mareia T. Frost Chemical Engineenng LeoFu Computer Science Judy T. Fuentebella .Molecular and Cell Biolo.g 2I, si niors ( heit Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1995 Departments: Haas Business School Fun Fact: On the old site of Cowell Hospital (1930-1993, R.I. P.) Recognizability: l23456789 10 Cad afterthoughts Don ' t just tak about it, do it. -Ardeshir Eddy Pezeshki If you see a long line, you probably should be in it too. -Jennifer Keen How to balance my time and manage on my own. -Alissa Pritchard Intelligence is a very appealing and attrac- tive personality trait. -Darlene R. Wong To enjoy your years at Cal to the fullest. -John White seniors ;iM9 Durant Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1912 Named after: Rev. Henry Durant Fun Fact: Once housed the law school. Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Lingering regrets.. Not watching a game on Tightwad Hi Not running through Sproul naked. Not studying harder. Not cutting classes when I feel like it. 220 si niors Tze-San Fung ( nnipullT IK ' IUC David Funk Jon C. Furgison Hu)nnniK Miranda J. Gabriel Rozan L. Gacasan . rchiceclure Darren D. Gae M ' icMil.ir ,inil I ' ll l!lnl,.i;v Cynthia E. Garabedian Business Adniinislraiiun Kristen D. Gasway Sp.inish Easter Gau Mary G. Gee Psychology Lisa M. Genereux Kathy A. Getka Human BicKiynamics Helen Ghahraman Si)ti()lni; ' Sharen H. Ghatan I ' lililiuil i ifiiic Maria-Guadaiupe Gil Chicano Studies Greta K. Gilbert ( I iiiH-n Jill 111 S Resource Studies Kanwal S. Gill Molecular and Cell Biology William F. Gilmore I ' olilKal Etonomvol Natural Resourcs c ; I list, in Blen Gizaw lliston ' George J. Giziotis Kcononiu Sylvia Gleide ! I ll Flll lliccilllti Holly E. Glenn Bioresources Sciences JUI M. Goldbere I ' lilitiiai Hdiiiiimv 111 Inmistrial Societies Aaron Goldzimer ( iiiiscr aiiiiii Rcsiiiirce Studies Steven S. Golik Molecular and Cell Biology Scott B. Golub Piiiitii.il ijiiniiim I if Natural Resourcs Meili Gong Molecular and Cell Biology , Lilyana Gonzales Political EKinonivof Industrial Societies Steven R. Gonzales Industrial Knuiiicenii Adolfo G. Gonzalez, Jr. Economics Legal Studies Climlunglp... CiMiliiiiinl rroiii piiLM ' 2 S working at Charles Schwab as a senior systems engi- neer, my first senior position. I ' ve also worked at Amdahl Computer Corp. and Cisco Systems in an( ms engineering capacities. • So that ' s why 1 came to Berkeley, the cn ironment, the opponunities, and the culiure. Plus San Francesco is right across the bay. I ' m a big lover of opera, dance, and symphony. This area is quite a far ciy from where 1 was born. 1 was bom five miles from the Mexican border in south Te. iis. ' VCe iiuncd to Chicago when I was 5, and I learned much about an and music from the many fine museums and an and music .schools in the area. I .studied there until we moved six years later. We moved back to Texas and i t ned, 1 cried " let me stay. " I knew that those oppor- tunities and experiences, anisticalK- and musically, woultln ' t be a ailablc to me in Texas. So that ' s when I staned myathletic period. I ' ve reallyalwaysdoneboth, being the first bom, which is a pretty important distinc- tion in Latin families. My parents tried to mold me into the perfect person, in the sen.se that I was classically educated in theansand sciences, and tobeven ' athletic as well, if not a worid champion. My parents always set high standards. But I always set them even higher for mvself I staned pla ing tennis when I was 5 years old. My father was a great tennis player (was the Texas State Champion in high school), and my mother was a phenomenal athlete as well. So I had the extremegood Colli inurd on pagr 222 M ' nKlf.S •11 Climbing Up... I nntiniitMl from pagi 221 fortune to being bom to two smart and incredibly physically gifted people. I ' m vei i ' luck) ' . I think the key thing is that I was raised with very strong values for education, family, honesty and personal integrit) ' . • I think I ' ve always known what I wanted. I came here knowing that I wanted to major in computer science. There wasn ' t any doubt. I ' dalreadybeenworkingasan engineer in the industn- for man ' years before I came to Berkeley. I had taught these necessary engineering skills in a high school for gifted and talented students. I had access to many unique educational opportunities throughout most of my life, usually from outside a formal classroom setting. Of course I took college level courses and labs, but I also de ' oured books like ' ou wouldn ' t believe. As a result I was able to acquire the knowledge to get a real job right out of high school. • The one word to describe my success is stubbornness. At a big university like Berkeley, it is ver ' easy to fall through the cracks, given mysituation. 1 work ftill time, go to school full time. It can be so easy to lose hope and give up. With my working responsibilities I don ' t ha ' e any time for socializing and going to parties. And that ' s the one thing I miss, and regret, that I didn ' t have more ftin here. I will always regret that. Many sacrifices were made for my education. For instance, 1 got a really lucrative job offer for a start-up. They were going to pay me $90,000ayear plus stock options, so that was choice Coiitiiiiird on pagi ' 22.1 Alfredo B. Gonzalez Diana A. Gonzalez P ' vchnl()g - Elizabeth M. Gonzalez Psvihnl()g ' Sharon C. Gonzalez ,Vt(il(.-ii]|.ir.indi:e!l Biology Robin Lynae Allen Goodbeer English Mary Lou 0. Gooding llist.in ' Barrie L. Gordon Psychology Nadia A. Gordon FLononiii s Anna R. Gorman PnlltK.il Si.n,-|KC Margaret A. Govzkowski Political Science- Michael B. Graham (j il Engineering Donald Grail Folklore Rachel E. Granados Politicil .Science Joshua A. Greenberg Film studies Rose M. Gregory Integrative Biology Sarah A. Grenham Psvchol,,g Benjamin Griebe Political Economv of Industrial Societies Kristin V. Gronsky .Mathematics Andra L. Grosser Psvtholog Denis Grosz Philosophy Christopher E. Groves Political Economy ot Intkistnal Societies French LingGu Business . dministralion Ti-Howe Guai Elecincal Engineenng and Computer Science Carina A. Guerra Saji D. Gunawardane Psnholog ' v Leslie E. Gunsalus Ps ,holog Andrew Guo Sunil K. Gupta Polllical Science Mark E. Gustafson Biismcsss Administr.ition Jan E. Gustavson ? Hislon 22 ' 2sm, seniors Dwindle Annex Vital Statistics Built: 1920 Named after: John W. Dwinelle Departments: Dramatic Arts Fun Fact: This annex has an addition built in 1949... Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Quotes: " Live and let live. " -Sejal M. Patel " A man wiio sells his camels for a woman is a fool. " -Paul Richard Herz " Loneliness expresses the pain of being alone and solitude expresses the glory of being a one. " -Miranda Gabriel " You are judged by four things: what you do, how you look, what you say, and how you say. " -Geraldine Ondoy Agdeppa seniors ' Hi Dwinelle Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1952 Departments: Too many depart- ments to say here. Fun Fact: Formerly housed the Office of the Chancellor. Recognizability: 123456789 10 Ca afterthoughts... Preseverance and determination pay off in the long run; education is the key to all doors. -Kim Poggemeyer How to make myself stand out in a crowd. -Elizabeth Knueppel Listen to other people. They might have something interesting to say. -Gerard Monsen Not much! -Elia S. Dominguez Never give up, everyone falters at some point. -Suanhow Foo Always question authority; professors like that. -Jennifer Torres tHW seniors Carmen R. Gutierrez MicheUe Ha Mdia ubr and Cell Biolop ' - Immunoliigi Daniel R. Hahn I ' :.,-.:i.i:nr HnilM Sandra J. Hall Adam J. Halpcrn Jeremy I). Halpern lll lnn I ' . iliiu.ii I ' hiiiisophy Clint E. Hamada Mjlhenutics Alison E. Hammond Jennifer J. Han M.ilri ul.ir.mil l.rli Biolop ' Joo S. Han Business Administration Walter B. Hangad : nton Hariyanto ■li-ihaniial Engineering Julie G. Harris Jamar I. Harrison i I (iimlin; A I ' m. UK f Sydney M. Harrison I ' rivironmenial Stienic Jennifer G. Harvey Janet K. Hasegawa Social Welfare Houman Hashemi IJri irn .il I ' liyini-enni; .ind I i mipiilcr Scienrc Sharon M. Hasselman lllsl,i|., Zena M. Hatziris Political Science Sean L. Haworth Ihilil.in I ' .iMilui.linl. - Heather A. Hayashi I ' olitical Science Daphne Hayes Shannon A. Hayes l-,i,l ,s Eva He Social Welfare Julie Z. He Asriah Heard S|Klol()g Brad Heising William A. Henderson Nicholas I Heredia Molecular ancl Cell Biology Climhiiio I ip... roiitiiiiii ' d Iriiiii paur ' 2 ' 2 ' 2 A - make lots of money. Or choice B - live the life of a college student with the all-nighters three da -s in a row for Computer Science projects, macaroni aiul cheese dinners, and putting on hold many of my other dreams and aspirations. But I alwa s finish w hai 1 stan ( )iK ' ( )f my guiding philosophies is the following; life is like a road with you beside it. ou can cither do something and .stav on one side of the road or ni )i ci( ) something and stay on the other side. But if you kind ( )f d( ) something then you stay in the middle of the road and ' ou get run o ' er hv the big semi-tnictor trailer called life. You ' re either on one side of the n )ad. ( )r the utiier. Not in the middle, or all that effon is wasted. Yeah,choiceAwas -en-iempting. Bov was it tempting. But people were telling me that college would pay off It wouki have been a waste not lo fini.sh school, Bui e en so. 1 came -en- ck)se to leaving .school gi en my mediocre performance here relati ' e to my jieifor- mance in my career. • Tlie turning point was that a coun.selor here. Pat Klahns helped me out. hat she did in giving that extra effon was to sit me down to go over what wasgoingon with me here, and to figure out wh - 1 was ha ing problems in mv cla.sses. 1 was doing great on the homework but iie er that well ( )n the tests because the - were timed and I never got around to finishing the exams. It turns out that despite all the A ' s that I got in high school, 1 had a reading and writing ( nntiniii ' d on paoi ' 22H spniors 225 Climbing Up... (lonlinui ' d fioiii pii»r 22.1 disability. Wliich was probably what prumptecl me to go into math and science to begin with. Pat convinced me that it was just the way that m ' bi ' ain worked, and that my lack of success in classes didn ' t have anvihing t(.)dowith mv intelligence. Tliis wasagreat reliefforme because I ' ve alwavs done well in high scIk « )1. It v ' as veiy difficult not doing well here. Many people believe tiiat c( )ming to Berkeley means that you become a nu mber. T( ) .some e.xtent that ' s taie, but the .same applies ti ) anv big universitv. But ultimately you get out what vou put in. The universitv shrinks in size quite a bit v ' ith a few good friends on campus and when you find the sup- pon you need on campus. • You hear the term " that which d( )es iu)t kill you makes ' ou stronger. " Berkeley definitely tempered me. I ' m definitelv stn )nger. I can trulv sav that I learned new concepts here that 1 hadn ' t learned in high school or industiy that I v ill take v ith me to make me a better engineer. But as a result ( )f this whole process, I am intellectuallv and emotionallv richei ' and stronger than before. Berkeley ' s rigorous academic environment reallv asked me to dig down eiy deep and show myself how go( k1 I am , ' ou nevei " know how good you are until you are given a challenge so big that it forces you to look for it, just like in spoits, you have to race against the best runners to push yourself to the limit. If you really want to succeed, you really have to dig down deep. In mv career I ' ve never ( ' OntiiiiiiMi on pagv 229 Adrienne D. Herman Kliclnrii Michelle D. Herman Bu.sine.ssAdmini.sir.iiiiin Ray E. Hernandez Paul R. Herz Engincfiiiiu Pin sit s Grace Heun Business Administraiion Geoffrey T. Hibbert Eleclncal Engineemv .iml ( iimpii(t.-i Si K ' tm.- Joel L. Hickman Applied Engineering .ind Cumpuier Stiente Scott T. Higa .Material Sciente t ; Engineeniii; Sabrina V. Hill rs th(ii(im Peter P. Ho Mechann.il Engineering Sharon K. Ho Mnlenil.ir ,111.11 ell Kmlum Thiennga Hoang Electncal Engineenng .mil Cdiiipuicr y icnu ' Ted Hoffman lniegi " jli e Bmlngi Adam W. Holbrook Ihsinn Leif Holden Philnsdpln Pamela S. Holland [nlegr.ilive Bii ilng Cassondra M. Holt Haeji Hong James C. Hong Elecinciil Engincenng .ind rimipiiier " ! len. e Stephanie J. Hong Knvirdnnienial suenies Sung E. Hong Vivian San A. Hong Business Ailniinisir.iiiini William W. Horng Business Adminislration Allison I. Horsfall Polilital Econonnnl Iniiiism.il Simeiies Jillian A. Howden InierdiscipiiDdn ' Studies Field - Publii. 1 Icjlili lii Social Welfare Ronald G. Hoyle Ci ii Engineering Jonathan K. Hsieh (J il Kngmeenng Eyee Hsu Environmental Science Eciinimiics Kang Hsu Psychology .Molecular and ( elT Bn ili ig Shih-Chieh Hsu Elecincal Engineenng and Liimputer Science 22B seniors Elcheverry Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1964 Named after: Bernard A. Etcheverry Departments: Engineering Fun Fact: Cost $4,544,000 to build Recognizability: 1 23456789 10 Lingering regrets Not joining a team. Not visting San Francisco. Not studying abroad. Not going to social events. seniors 227 Evans Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1967 Named after: Griffith C. Evans Departments: iVIatlnennatics Number of floors: 10 Recognizability: 123456789 10 Quotes: " With a strong belief in God one can never fail. " -Hepz bah Allen " It is better to have loved and lost than to have gone to Stanfurd. " -Haro d Chow " Some folks are wise, some are other- wise. " -Robert Foster " The longest journey begins with a single step. " -Victoria Lehrfeld " When there ' s a will, there ' s a way. " -Francis Chan 228 seniors Vi eilun Hsu M.ik-i lil.ir anil Cell Biolog) ' Cindy C.Hu HuMncss Admlnisiralion Julie Hu Charles Huang I r,il I izl -c-i:;:J. George D. Huang Pyscholop Kristine M. Huang I hrniu.t. l-.iiL;nK-i-M!i Mei Chia Huang Political Sdenie Shirefen Huang BiiMiU ' ■ iliiiiniMr.iiiiiii Stephanie G. Huang Chrishonda D. Hubert Psvilu)logv Aldcn Huen Matthew P. Huerta Political Science Women Studies Robin I. Huffstutter l.ini uisiins David Hui rnhiH.il linniim ' , of Imlustrul Societies Tomi Huijev Naral Archneciure Vivian Y. Hung An illk ' i lillr Yuan Hung Psychologv Sandra P. Hurtado I ' olllli.ll Sdnlir Katie E. Hutchinson Uaehang D. Hwang Archneciure Yikyu Hwang Michele M. leradi An llistorv Geoffrey Y.Iida Ml ilc( ul.ir aiul Cell lin ili iRV ChemiMr Lisa N. Ingram 1 !i::lr.h Takurou Inukai Economics Tammy K. Ip liiiMiiiiin ■ Babar Iqbal liiicgratiie Biologi Ivana Isailovic Kristen K. Iwanaga Mi.lniil.ir .Hill Cell Biolngy Jerrlyn S. Iwata English (liml)iii» lip... ( oiiliillicil li oiii |iili t ' ' - ' iMi had to do that. Eveiy semester here was an incredible challenge. 1 had to summon up incredible strength. A.s far as the knowledge r e learned, I ' d put that on the ver ' bottom of the list of things that 1 will take from m experience here at Cal. I ' m sure many more students would sa - that as well. • I think my parents had an innate understanding of that as well. I never had to crack a book in high .school, it all came .so easily. They w anted me to come to Berkeley, they wanted to see me be challenged to my fullest . I wanted to be challenged, but I had no idea Berkeley was going to be tliaLmuch of a challenge. Now I ' m just full of euphoria, and 1 just went ( )ut 10 bu - m ' C( )llege ring yesterday. I think my proudest mt )ment will be graduation itself, but it woukl als( ) be with a .sense of regret. I hear m ' dad and ( )iher people talk about their college buddies, and reminisce about their college wars. I regret that 1 won ' t haw similar mcmt )rics. Q )llege is as much about the social aspects as it is ab( )ut the classes themselves. • Years from now, k )( )king back to ni - college years, it will definitely be bittersweet. I would haw made some er ' different choices if I were to do Berkeley all over again . I would have definitely li «l in a dc )rm , at least for the fii-st year in ( )rder to make the friends and connections that I ' d take with me forthe rest of my life. Now, I really don ' t havemuch to look back upon. No foundation or network of friends. If I have kids, so help me GckI, I ' m going to pay for their college I oiiliiiiH ' il on iiiiui ' - ' W SpniHi ' s ■ ' 29 Climbing lip... IoiiHiiimmI Iroiii ihihi ' ' J2!I education. Thev say that ' ou ' ll appreciate it more if vou work for it. But I would like to have my children look back fondly to college and not just a seemingly endless stream of classes, work, and stud ing. Tlie point is, college is the last ( )p|)( )rtunitA ' foi ' x )u to have a g( )( xl, free time. That ' s one piece of advice I ' d give to incoming students. Not to make the same mistakes that I did. That ' s m ' onlv regret here at Berkelew You don ' t want to look back at college and find that all you remember are the lectures. College memories with(.)ut the memories of good times with friends cheering on the Bears in football or basketball, skiing in Tahoe, Spring Break, ni( itm- tain climbing, dancing and all the rest is definiteh ' less rich and mem( )rable. • Coming to a school like Berkeley and tning to advance a career at the same time is like climbing Everest: to get to the top and just being able to see and feel that huge sense of accomplishment. Mountain climbers have to realh ' dig down deep to finish the climb to the top. The ' could have stopped and climbed back down, but it would have all been for nothing. As tempting as the $90,000 or the stock options that I could have easily taken and ran with had been, 1 wouldn ' t trade this moment foranvthint; in the world. Jessical Jackson Puliiical StieiKe Nicole M.Jackson , !.l■ CnmniuiiK.iiinns Yvonne Jackson Andrew H. Jae .Molecular and Cell Buildgv AndriaJ.Janos Interdisi ipliii.ih Studies [-it-ld Jennifer K. Jaramillo Film Siudies Amalijayasinghe .Miilmil.irandCellBKiliip Christy G. Jellison M.lllslK ■, Starry H. Jhoun Re.sDurce .Management Julia Jim PsHhnldgv Benny Johan LiiHlsijpe.Aamiei lure Carla D. Johnson Arrhiieiture Rebecca Johnson hile. r.llue Hn ili i; Helen M.Jones Ps((h, .1(1-1 Mary E. Jones S(»ri(ik)g ' Raichelle Jordan Ps rll(.ln;.; Kimberly J. Josephs PsVl.lllllll,! V Aupaiporn Jotikabhukkana HmreM ' uri e Si il ' iu (.■ David B. Kammerer luiertlisi i|ilin.in Mudir Pield Julie M. Kanyuk Steven P. Kapper .Applied .M.iliieni.UusS si.ihMi. s Masayuki Karahashi Ciinipuier.Sciente Derek M. Kato (liemiial F.nnineerini; Kara M. Kaufman Pdhlii.ils, leiiM. ' JamiJ. Keefe Human Bi(id namirs Jennifer Keen Business Vliniuisn.l 1 Brad D. Kern Polilical Eainomy i)( Industrial Nirielies Nicholas S. Khadder Pn,i;lish Haroon A. Khan EiiiniHim s Pdliiii .il Si leiii e Sheila Khan-Variba Rhetiine •ml seniors Ilaviliind Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1924 Named after: Hannah H. Haviland Departments: Social Welfare Fun Fact: Cost $350,00 to build. Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Ca afterthoughts... Friendships last, relationships don ' t. -Florence Wang Stanfurd Sucks! -Mary K. Barry That I can learn anything I want to learn. -Walter E. Collins Bureaucracies are evil, evil things. -Sunil Kumar Gupta Never give up because it ' s never too late. -Gary W. Lee When one refers to " America " , it is not just the U.S., but also Cental and South America as well as Canada. -Roman G. Coloma seniors : m Hearst Mining Vital Statistics Built: 1907 Named after: Senator George Hearst A gift from: Mrs. Phoebe Apperson Hearst. Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Lingering regrets... Not going up the Campanile alone or with someone you love. Not enjoying the Cal experience. Not going to a Cal football basketball game here or away. Not going to the Big Game. 232 seniors Miyeun Kil Anatasia S. kirn Psychology ' Dok K. Kim Dorothy K. Kim EunS. Kim Economics Japanese Gloria S. Kim Miilcuil.it Jiid (ell Biolog) ' Joo Han Kim Economics Joseph J. Kim Ml ikuil.ir .111(1 Cell Biology Justin M. Kim Mnlei ul.ir.liul (ell Biology Kiwoon Kim Enginccnng Physics Michelle Y. Kim ri.ir.l (iCMClK s Moonny Kim Molecular and Cell Biology - Cellular Development Myung S. Kim ChemiMPi Patricia A. Kim Political Science French Steve G. Kim M.innlji lunni; Knginccring Sung H. Kim An hiiti line Susan L. Kim .Musk Yone Suk Kim Hti lisn Min H.Kim H( onomu 6i Kthnic Studies Sonia S. Kimotsuki Political Science Lucy C. Knapp PoliUi.,il SiKiuet hidiiimiics Jamie M. Knudsen English Elizabeth Knueppel Pdlitii.il Snenie Un- Kong Thalia Kong Cheniu.tl t-Ji. iiieeiiMi; Roger C. Konia Spanish Ijterature Lance K. Kubo Rlu ' ii ' iii Jennifer C. Kunishima Ethnic Studies Amy P. Kuo Ps tholog - Helena H. Kwan Ml lictuiar and Cell Biolug - - Biochemistry g Janice Kwan Political Science Togi tlier W( Shall Gail Christine Butler My sister and I both transferred to UC Berkeley as juniors from the College of Marin. Our stoiy is a bit different in and of itself since we ' re older students, I ' m 2(1 and my sister is 28, and the average age here is about 20. 22. The majority of student.s. I assume, have much of their college education paid for by their parents. For my sister and 1. it makes a big difference paying for college entirely on our own. We have really learned to appreciate it. Since we are older and have already lived on our own, we didn ' t want t( ) stav in the dorms, hut as a result, missed out on an opportunity to meet new people. So it was nice to have a built-in friend here since between us w e only knew a few fellow transfers from College of Marin. That ' s not a lot of people in this school of thousands. • Besides the general age difference, my sister and I are probably distinct from the tradi- tional student on some other points as well. Vie are the first ones to graduate from college in our famih ' . Coming from working class parents who basically grew up on a farm, working was what you were supposed to do. No one went to college, it was not considered and sometimes even discouraged. Our rontiiiiM ' d on page ' 2 ' 4i M ni()i V ■m Together... ( ontiii iit ' d Iroiii page ' 2Ti parents have high school educations and ourgrand- parents an eighth grade education and for them, that was enough. We knew that these days it ' s really important to go to college. However, because of our background, we lacked the knowledge and under- standing about college issues and procedures. For example, when other students were talking about going to graduate school, we shared questions like, " What ' s that? What ' s the GRE? What ' s a statement of Purpose? " Still, we found out what to do and how to do it through the help of the community college, friends and especially each other. So whenever one made mistakes or discoveries, we ' d share that with the other, ' ' e know where we came from so it was really great to be able to relate to one another and have ranting sessions even ' once in a while. • Although some people call us the Butler Twins (though we look nothing alike), our stories aren ' t completely identical. I began working in junior high school, and by high school my schedule was half work and half school even,- day. Once I graduated. I just continued working full time, Ididn ' t think I ' d be going to college. I didn ' t think I could ever afford it and wasn ' t trained to go. After a year of working, I thought maybe I ' d tr - going to a junior college; however, since I had moved away from home, it became necessar ' for me to continue working full ronliiiuiMl on page 2 ' A7 Judy S. Kwan .Molecular and Cell Biology Denise C. Kwok Asian Amencan Studies P vchiilog Truman Kwok Civil F.ngineenng Jung-Hyun Kwon Peace and Conflict Studies Robert K. Kwong Electnal Engineenng and Computer Science SuiLa English Philo.sophy Raquel A. Lacayo-Valle English Rosanna Lachmansingh MdlecuLir and Cell Bi. ill i,K Sharon K. Lacroix-Snider English JoseLadao,Jr. Peace and Conflict Studies Ethnic Studies Howard J. Lager Political Science Rhetoric Annie L. Lai Business Administratiun Grace Y. Lai Molecular and Cell Bmlngi ' Dahlia T. Lainer .Molecular and Cell Biolog ' Psvch(ilug ' Jeffrey P. Lake Integrative Biology Yukari S. Lake PractKCnt.An Cynthia Lam Business Administration VinhG. Lam Matenal Saence, Mechanical Engineenng fl Molecular and Cell Blolog ■ Wallace Lam Shelley Lane .Moleuilar and Cell Biolog April L. Lash-Wynn Politiuil Sciences Rhetoric Amanda Lasher English Christina F. Lau Political Science Mark C. Lau Civil Engineering Elvina Lawi Chemical Engineenng Tracy D. Lawrence Molecular and Cell Biologv Lisa Lawson Economics Maggie N. Le Chemicil Engineenng Donna Lea Psvcholog Ada Lee Economics 2-11 seniors Koshland Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1989 Named after: Daniel E. Koshland Fun Fact: Named Lab of the Year by Research Development Magazine in May 1991 Recognizability: 123456789 10 Quotes: " It ' s not where life takes you, but how you got there that ' s important. " -Elizabeth Orsi " Fear not that which must come to pass, fear that which makes us unprepared to face Y. " -Benjamin S. Santos, Jr. " Life ' s a journey, not a destination. " -Debra Oldenburger " You can always retake a class, but never relive a parfy " -Christopher Vadnais " Live life to the fullest, respect the un- known, read great quantities, AND SURF OR D E. " -Walter E. Collins seniors L :{5 Kroeber Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1959 Named after: Alfred L. Kroeber Departments: Anthropology Fun Fact: Ever notice the Totem Pole? Circa 1870. Recognizability: 23456 789 10 CaH afterthoughts It ' s a rough world out there! -Quinn Nguyen That it is never too late until you die to get an education. -Monica Castillon The value of good friends. -Christopher Vadnais How to deal better with life ' s problems. -Debra Oldenburger That there ' s an amazing diversity of aca- demic fields to be learned. -Daniel Bellin How to summarize and think on my feet. -Christine Knepper seniors Gary W. Lee M.-rM!!.ir.i " (! VI!Bioliig ' Catherine M. Lee Bumikm Aclniinisiraiion Rheioric Cora H. Lee Mas Communications Dae Jang Lee David K. Lee Arthiicciurc Deborah Lee Hum. Ill liiM(l n.tniu.s Dongwook L. Lee Kconomiis Henry Lee Molecular and Cell Biology • Neurobiolog ' Hyolung C.Lee Hyun lung Lee ChemiGilEngineenng Jacky Lee John H. Lee Mulc-Lularand Cell Biolog ' Ki D. Lee Maienal Science Engineering Linda L Lee Linda M. Lee I ' iythology Social Welfare Min Lee Sharon K. Lee llisii.n Wiei-Kuang Lee Molecular and Cell Biology Yongchae Lee Japant ' se Andrew Lefevre Business Victoria A. Lehrfeld I ' l ilitii al Erononn ' of Induslnal Socielies Sharon J. Leo Mass (.nniniunicalinns Debby U. Leong Numiion Alfred S. Leung Ki " IK mill s t ' v Integrative Biology Eric Leung hlectncal tnginccnng and Computer Science Michael S. Leung Mjrrria! Si icntc Engineering Royee K. Leung ' OjrKeiing t hnani.e Jennifer E. Levine English Dinah D. Levy Miiit-c jljrjnri Ceil Biology- Biochemistry Amy Lew Cheniisirv Together... I ' oiiMiiiM ' il trniii paur 2 ' M time. So I went to school at night, and worked during the day. I did this for 6 ' cars because it was difficult to take a lot of units with this schedule. I couldn ' t get any financial aid for going at night, so 1 had to keep working. I finally graduated from Col- lege of Marin with honors and an AA degree. When it became time to transfer. I wasn ' t even going to apply lo UC Berkeley. I had a good GPA at the College of Marin, but I thought, " this is BERKELEY! " But at the last minute I decided to check the box on the application kn ' Berkeley. 1 was all ready to go to UC Santa Barbara, but when 1 was accepted to UC Berkeley too, 1 thought, " Wowl " So 1 packed m - bags and moved to Berkeley ' . • For the most part going to UC Berkeley has been a difficult, yet awe- some experience. When asked if the Berkeley sys- tem had failed me. m - response was that 1 wasn ' t going to let it fail me. It is very easy to get lost on campus (andldont just mean geographically). The whole academic build-up of Berkeley frightened me. It was tough adjusting my first semester here. I went to classes at 8:00 in the morning and stayed at the librar ' until 12 midnight. I never went to anv study groups because 1 feared they would be a waste of valuable time. It ' s also easy to get bowled over b - all the lines ' 0u have to wait in, and that is what I hate most about Cal. All the lines and the bureau- (Hnliniii ' il on page 2- H seniors •1 7 Together... ( ' onliniicil from paoc ' 2 ' -l7 cratic details, .iiid if 1 didn ' t get the right inforniatioii the first time. I ' d have to stand in ten more lines to fix it. I ' m used to that now, but at the beginning when eveiyone asked me how school was, 1 just wanted to sa - it was horrible. It seemed all I did was study, stress out and wait in lines. I tliought I had made a huge mistake and should have gone to Santa Barbara and at least have gotten a tan or something. By my .second .semester, though, I thought, " This is cool. I ' ll join this and I ' ll join that... " I just had to catch my breath, take some chances, and do things I had never done before. • So I got involved in the re -entr ' group ( for students 25 years and older) and took a couple of classes. It was comforting to learn that I wasn ' t the only one with those occasional thoughts like, " Oh I don ' t belong here, wh ' am I here? " Plus, unlike a few of the y ounger students, re-entrv students never asked the question, " ' Well, if you ' re not agrad student orTA, what have vou been doing R)r all this time? " This group is a wonderful suppori s ' stem and an encouragement to mc. Out on Sproul Plaza one day I grabbed a bunch of tl ers in search of a group wht) shared the same spiritual beliefs as me. I found such a group on campus that met weeklyandthe.se people becameanothersource of encouragement and support. Berkeley is defi- niteh- challenging and arduous, but there are man ' Colli iniit ' il on page 211 Edward W. Lew ELniloiilK s Rlllllli MikIil-s Aaron D. Lewis Physics A.Mrophysics Christine T. Li l ' s (lliiln f Kawai Li f Patricia Li Conipuitr Scierue Weiming Li Molcuil.ir .111(1 (I ' ll ' . n nv David C. Liao Eugene B. Lim HistDn John Lim Hunt.tn Hni(l n,!inii s Kong Tjien Lim Maleri.ll Slih icc S Engincerini; Chemical Engineering Yi-Shenn Lim El DllMlllitS Chien-Long Lin F.lectncil Engineenng .intl (.nmpuk ' r Suciuf David C. Lin Business Eunice Lin . n liileiiiire Hsin L Lin Jeffrey C. Lin ii hiiciuire Jennifer S. Lin John Lin .Molecular and Cell Biolog ' Psvcholiigi Jonathan W. Lin Business .Acliiiinisir.itiiin Julie C. Lin Inlegr.itive Binliig Kim C. Lin Iniegr.itne Bini()g Nancy W. Lin .Vliilecularand Cell Biolop - CrihiLu k a ipiiifni Nina Y. Lin .Applied .Mathemaiics East Asian Languages Peter Link EnMronmeiiKil Suenie Alexander C. Linn 1 ililii .il S( iciii e Carlton W. Linnenbach Cathy Liu Ps (hnl,,!;v David T. Liu EciiniirnKs ArniLo English Bernard K. Lo ml stumors tn II! rr Kftllt ■■ ' ffff f Le Cimte Hall Wfa Statistics Built: 1924 Named after: John and Joseph LeConte Fun Fact: Connected to Birge Hall by raised walkway Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Lingering regrets Not participating in a sit-in rally. Not getting my nose pierced. Not meeting more people. Not having studied my first year. seniors 239 Men ' s Faculty Club Vital Statistics Built: 1903 Fun Fact: Was added onto in 1903, 1904, 1914, 1925, 1959 Recognizability: 123456789 10 Quotes: " Friends are gifts you give yourseif. " -Mary K. Barry " if you iiad a ciioice between studying for a midterm and going to a party, go to tiie party. You ' ii remember tiie party in two years, not ttie midterm. " -Florence Wang " Wtien tfie wise man finds a patli, tie tries to teacf) it. Wfien ttie average man finds a path, he tries to foiiow it. When the foot finds the path, he laughs at it. if you ' re lool ing for the path, iisten for the laughter of the fools. The same applies when looking for a major! " -Elia S. Dominguez " Pursue deep friendships. " -Ann Lo 240 seniors Howard H. Lo JeffM. Lo HJainultii);mfcnng and Compuier Science Wyman W. Lo Eledncal Ensineering Joy H. Loh liiiMiifvs AilmiiDvtralion Wai Leng Loh Chemisir) ' Suzane Loi Rogelio Lopez Sotlulo Samuel Lopez, Jr. Brooke A. Lorman I ' liiloKiiptn . niandaj. Low } U ' gjI Studies Matthew D. Lowe Fernando Lozano Com|Hilcr Siierue Manuel R. Lozano IluiTun Bioilviiamus Grace Lu Frances M. Luke I ' olitial. Silence Lisa R. Lunsford Xonicn s Siiidics Victoria Luu Pswhiilouv Jennifer M. Lwin Sociolng)- Nicole W. Lynch PolitiL.il Kidnonn uf iiuliistrul .Societie.s Kyra C. Lyons Psychology ' Audrey S. Ma Edward C. Ma hicunuil l-.iiginccnng jnd Compuicr Science Jason K. Ma Eletinal Engineering and Compuler Science Gregory D. Macias Pnliiii.i! Kionomvdf N.iniral Resources Fabiola Macias Tellez ( .11 il Hiigineering - Siaiclural Jeanetta L. Mack Rhctnrii ! ; SiKijI Vicllare Lucila Magdaleno Pnjilii jl V irnir David L. Mahon Molecular and Cell Biology - Biochemisir ' WingY. Mak FJci tn( al F.nginccnnf: and Computer Science Samir M. Makadia tconomics Molecular and Cell Biology r royetlier... roiiliiiiii ' il IriMii |iao( ! :(, opportunities and experiences to make Cal life exciting and fulfilling. My greatest moment may seem small, but is significant tt) me. It was my first semester at Cal and 1 was in this huge lecture class of 2S0 people and finally got my nen ' e up to make a comment. The high point d my day was simply hearing my professor respond to meby saying, " Oh, that ' s an interesting point. " To add to mv jov and amazement, the first paper 1 submitted at Cal came back to me as an A. The.se two little incidents boosted by confidence and helped me realize that YES, I DO belong at UC Berkeley. Unfortunately for me, one negative thing about being a transfer stu- dent is it ' s hard to get really involved in only two years. Extracurricular activities, study groups, and meeting with professors and TAs take up a lot of time, and for working students there is le.ss time to spare. No one can relate to that better than my sister. .She had a slightly different experience than 1 had. • She too, has worked since a very young age. However, she got married pretty much right after high school. Afterthat,.shealso worked full timeand went to .school at night, but in addition, had family obligations to deal with. She had to help support her husband all this time so he could attend school full time and as a result she was unable to go full time herself. My sister and I graduated from College of Coiitiiiiicil on |Higr ' IVI seniors Together... (ontinui ' d rroiii iiaoc ' 2ii Marin at the same time, but unfortunately her mar- riage broke up at that time and she has had to support herself alone ever since. As a result of the extra financial burden, she has had to work more than she had anticipated during her time at Cal. My sister works two jobs every semester and over the holidays she takes on a third. Besides managing that full agenda, she must commute to school, which takes even more time out of her schedule. Never- theless, my sister has still achieved success at Berke- ley. Overcoming the various hurdles in her path, she has managed to keep a high grade point average and is even writing an honors senior thesis. I am incred- ibly proud of my sister and her many accomplish- ments not just at Cal, but in her entire life. • I will definitely take away from Berkeley many positive things along with my degree: a better understand- ing of different cultures, a greater love for being surrounded by a diversity of people, new hobbies and interests, and new friends. My advice for those who question whether they belong at Cal, or any- where and anything else that they desire to do, is to never listen or believe those voices that say you can ' t do it. Because you can, and you will - my sister and I did! Hanaa Malik Hiinun Bll)(lvll.lnlll Ariel D. Manalo Legal Studle Michelle Manzilla Psvth(ilog ' Araz Marachelian Alessaodro Marananza Molecular and Cell Biulog ' . ' ?.■ Josh Marcus , nlhnipiili)i;v Mary M. Mariani PsvdiologN ' Alan N. Martin Human Biodynaniics A.K. Martinez Human Bii)d ' nanins Deborah F. Martinez Spanish Jennifer M. Martinez Human Biodvnjmics Paul F. Martinez . ri;hitet.tui " e Victor Martinez Phild.sdphy EdrickJ. Masangkay Iniegralne Biiiln Mary Maslana Peter S. Masny .Molecular and Cell Biolog ' - Neun ihioli ig ' Latasha S. Mason Integratnc Bmlngv Michael!. Mason Poutical Science Shahpour M. Matloob Piilitical .Suence Haruyo D. Matsukubo HiMory Linda S. McAleer English Lori P. McCoy Eiiiniimics Johnna A. McCreight Social Vielfare Allyson E. McDavid .Architectu re Andrew I. McDonald Chemistn Jack McGuire .Architecture Patrick D. McMains .Anthropolog ' Ps chi)bgn ' Mee Mee Todd S. Mei English Gregory K. Meisner ( hemicil Engineenng 242 seniors Morgan Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1953 Named after: Agnus Fay Morgan Fun Fact: Was called Home Eco- nomics Building from 1953-62. Recognizability: 123456789 10 Cd afterthoughts... How to survive in a very competitive and challenging environment. Benjamin S. Santos, Jr. You ' ll probably be rewarded if you work hard. -Francis Chan Treasure each moment for what it ' s worth. -Victoria Lehrfeld I ' ve learned tha no matter how many bureaucrats say " No, " someone will even- tually say " Yes. " -Robert Forster There ' s a lot out there, if you go looking for it. -Diana Cheng To work hard and be competitive. -Jasmin Felix si ' niors 213 Morrison Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1958 Named after: May T. Morrison Departments: Music Fun Fact: Connected to Hertz Hal by covered walkway. Recognizability: 123456789 10 Lingering regrets... Not getting better grades. Not getting a 4.0 Not getting to know my professors better. Not living stress free (relatively.) 244 seniors Heather Mellows ChtmiMrv S .IsiniphvMc Cheryl V. Mendoza BuMiif s Adiiiinisdaunn Consuelo N. Mendoza Archiieciure Emily A. Mestetsky Pdliiial F.nmomv uf InduMnal Scx ' ii ' lii Eric Meyer l ' iihli -dl .Vieilic Theresa A. Meyer German S.Vchiin Hire Kimi C. Mikami An liiif( [urr Kenji L. Miller Resource jManagemeni Lisa D. Miller Pdliiol El orionivof Industrial Socieiles Nikolett N. Millerstrom Puliliial Ecunonn ot Indu.slnal S(xiciics Kamran Mirfakhraee Ii!i ph sks Linda A. Miyashiro Miilciiil.ir.nKl((1lBiHl.ii;v Davin T. Miyoshi Economics Young P. Mok Marisol S. Molina Business Adminislraiinii Jessica E. Moll (:i)ni|)ar,itive I.iieraiure Ty Monks • fi hiKi nirr Gerard A. Monsen Ahlrophysics Hye Jung Moon Chernism Jae Won Moon " p.inisli I.iifratuR ' Karen M. Moonitz Conservation S Rfsounc Studies Derek W. Moore Hint fK-niisir Julio C. Moran .Architecture Liam P. Moran Resource ManaKemcnl Sandra R. Moran Mansoureh A. Mousavi Ncurohiologv Persian Mohammad Movassagmi (.heiiiisin Lisa Moy Economics Enfjiish Kristen M. Muller Political Science Dan K. Mullin Human Biodvnamics Piiiiitiiig Away i w Pain Carina Guerra ' ill In November of 1989, after study- ing Law in Argentina for four years, 1 started to feel uneasy with my future career because it did not interest mc any- more. (Confused and with no clue about what to do next. 1 dialed the telephone number written on a newspaper ad for all the IJC schools. Since my brother and uncle had visited Berkcicv ciurin the 60 ' s and loved it, m ' mother realized that Cal would be a good place to study the English language and to seriously meditate overa change of major. • When 1 came to Berkeley, 1 first went to UC Extension and moved into the International Hou.se - where I met my future husband. Mcrstaying here for two weeks, m ' dad asked me cn ' er the phone if I would like to pursue a career in the U.S. My answer wasa big YES! At UC E. tension, I attended a lectureabout studying here, and that drove me to see the admissions people at Sproul Hall. They told me that it w( )uld be easier for me togotoa community college first, then t( ) transfer to Cal as a junior. Studying in this counin, ' meant startingfrom zero because noneoftheclasses I completed at the professional school in Buenos Aires were accepted by the school officials. • An- ( ' (intiniied on pagC! 24H seniors ; 245 Painting Away... ( ' ontiniit ' d i ' roiii uigv 2 lli other challenge I faced was studying material in a new language, a language I was not en- familiar with. I knew some things about Atnerican popular culture, but I could not speak, read or write fluenth ' . While spending the first two years at a local college, the apartment I was renting with m ' btn ' friend burned in the Oakland Hills fire. Even though we lost even ' thing in the firestorm, 1 ha ' e never consid- ered going back home. As a matter of fact, the bond between m - boyfriend and I grew even stronger and in some strange way, I felt I belonged here more than I have ever imagined. That was my first big traumatic experience in the U.S. • The second and hardest task I experienced was overcoming the fear of Cal. Unfortunately, it also became extremelv traumatic. I guess the transition from a suburban communit}- college into a huge and prestigious institution can be challenging fore ' en the strongest person. Here I was at one of the best unnersities in the worid, surrounded by geniuses! The first semes- ter 1 spent at Cal, I was under the impression that even,- single human being walking on campus was an eminence. So, I thought " I am no genius, and I will never be able to complete my degree here, " and " I should drop out. " 1 found myself so lost that 1 even thought of killing m self • 1 was veiy scared. I needed help. That ' s when I took mvselfto the Tang ContiiiiKMl oil piioi 2 lit Leona Mulyadi Business Adininisiram m Annie Mumolo Stephen M. Murphy ReligKius SiiidiesM lliMnn Christina A. Mustizer En.l;ll ll Hyunjy Na Mass Communicaliuns Micheil IVaidoo Theshia Naidoo Political Science Peace and Cnnflicl Siudics Urshla V. Naiker Inierdisciplinan Siudies Field Laura N. Najman InteijralHc Biiilnjjv Linda R. Nakamura English Darren J. Nakanishi . l.idieni.iiics Danielle Napoli SociologN ' Anthony R. Navarro F.n 111(111111 s Martha Navarro . rc 111! eel LI re James A. Nelson HiSKlIT i Grace P. Nerona Pulitical Eccinoiin nl InduMnal Si« lelies Jon D. Neuhaus Hisiory Political Science Boon-Yuen Ng Elecmcal Engmeenng and (.j niipiiier Sc lein c Hazel Ng . ulniiiiii Kay K. Ng Chemical Petrcileum Enginecrint; Jennifer L. Nguyen .Mulecular and CellBicilufiy - .Neurubiulog ' Mai-Anh C. Nguyen .Mdlecular and Cell Bii)l(iu - Binchenihin ' Quinn Q. Nguyen MnieinLir.indl.ellBiuiii;.;; Thanhdung K. Nguyen Applied Matnematics Thao Ngyen j|| Electncal EnKJneennt; ,ind C inipiiler Science | Denise N. Nishiguchi P .h.llM- Mary A. Nitschke English Dnuiialic An Nada L. Novakovich English Claudia L. Nunez Ri.i)nnniKs Rujeka P. Nyachoto Psycholcig ' 246 seniors nam Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1931 Named after: Bernard Moses Fun Fact: Use to be called Eshleman Hall before ASUC moved out in1964 Recognizability: l23456789 10 Quotes: " Those who have known a problem first- hand are usually better able to help others walking through the same difficulty. " -Ari Sardjito " A dream deferred can come true at any age. " -Monica Castillon " Prepare for the inevitable, for there may not be another chance. Don ' t forget college days are the best! " -Kathy Ong " Try to leave the world a better place than you found it, and turn off the lights if you ' re the last one to leave. " -Joel Hickman seniors 247 Soda Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1994 Named after: Y. Charles and Helen C. Soda Fun Fact: 500 miles of optical fiber and copper cable in building Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Ca afterthoughts... To have fun even when studying hard. -Vivian Weng There are many more things than I can see within my lifetime. -Chien-Long Lin Have fun! -Nancy Chu Learn how to do the best with the least amount of time. -Edward Ma How to survive in a tough academic arena. -April Lash Be strong. -Carmina Flores M 2481 seniors Kerry- L. OToole Gcogrjphv Myra L. Ofrasio IMi hull ii;v Dcbra K. Oldenburger Alex R. Olivas Karin L. Omark Kihriii SiuilicM ' s Spanish Kathv Ong !l)k■ ul.ii ,iiut (.cll Bioldgv Enrique J. Orozco lim.T(liHiplin.ir Studies Field tS ( " hn .ini snidic Elizabeth Orsi Human HKKlmamu Matthew J. Oswald I ' dliiK.il Kdinunn dl IndiiMnal Swicllcs Hiroshi Ota Marian Oung Husln ■ Adiiimisiratiun . lexandra Ozols Jennifer G. Pabiistan [lUrL r.iiiM ' liming " , Ted T. Pak Miucni inccnnL; Maria I. Palacios S KJ()lngv Georgiana Palanca I ' niilu.il s. inn c Erin A. Palmer Political Sticntu Kent A. Pahner M.iilicin.iiK Tt unomics Kathy Y. Pan I ' MMHinill S Jitesh G. Panchal Pdlillcal S( Icnie Eugene Park Hiisinrs ilniinisiratidn Jane J. Park Legal Studies Jungsuk Park MnMlU ' i IniifiMrjIidn Michelle Park Kn.ulhli Paul B. Park Anthropology Young J. Park IV-.M I .uhI ( iiiilli. I Miidifs Mariana R. Parreiras Architecture Donna L. Pascua I ' dliiuji SiiOUeS Eihnii Studies Lorreine 0. Pascual John D. Pascuzzi Political Science rniiiliiio AvvHv... I iiiiliiiiiril Iniiii |iai i - Ui Ccnier. AIilt three hours of consultation with a laring psychiatrist, we agreed to start on an antide- pressant. 1 remember leaving the Tang Center feel- ing that there was help available forsomeone suffer- ing from a common disorder. What 1 did then was to change my major from Art Histon to Art Practice and to u.sc the canvas as a field where I a )ukl express my anxieties. In addition, ps ' chotherapy helped me to understand what was going on in my mind at the time. Even-thing combined worked out just fine, and after a lot of hard work, I graduated with honors. • Thegreatestnu)mentofmy life was when I receiNcd rii - letter of acceptance to Berkele I recall jurnpirig like a mountain goal uniiil dropped exhausted on the floor. A lot has happened since then. What I will take with me frorn Berkelev the most is confidence. Now that I ha e finished. I do IK )t want to lose it. Looking into the future, I would like to complete a masters in Art I listor -and to open a non-profit art organization in order to support and present works b - emerging artists of all cultural and ethnic backgrounds, to show-case their new- w-ork and togive them cofidence in their art. I don ' t think I could have dreamed of doing this without having been through Berkelev. seniors % 21!l Prepared to Better the World Kalyani Robbins Rlieiurn. I was born in San Francisco and grew up in Berkeley since I was 9 years old. It ' s funny because I didn ' t even apply to any other schools. I didn ' t even consider another school. It isn ' t just because I grew up here. Berkeley, in my mind, is one of the best schools in the countr -. If I ' m here with the best, why go somewhere else? I had the best of both worids here - the familiar location and the best school. I feel really comfortable here. I like the attitude at Gal. I especially value the critical thinking that we learn here. If I was to look back at my years at Berkeley, I ' d say that the thing that has changed me the most, that I ' ve gotten out of Berkeley, is my ability to think critically. I don ' t know that I had developed it that well before I came here. I ac- cepted what I was taught, what 1 read, and what I saw. But here you realize that nothing fed to you is necessarily the truth. You ha ' e to figure it out yourself, and I think I ' ve learned to appreciate that. I really have to thank Berkeley for that. • Ithinkthat Berkeley is a really tough school. I really had to crack down on myself and not be lazy. You realh ' can ' t fall a week — or even a da - — behind because Continued on page 25 ' { Sejal M. Patel .Mdk-culjr and Cell Bi(ilog Jennifer Patterson Ps ' i.holog Melinda Fatten En.nlish Manuela Pauer BuMnes!.. dniinistr.itiiin Jay W. Peart Mark A. Pentopoulos Economics it .Molecular jnd LeII Biulogi Norma Perez Human Biodvnamics Jonathan H. Petke (j il Engmeenng Ardeshir E. Pezeshki Business . dministr.iii()n Tom Hongtam Phan Luis A. Phippard PdlitiuiTvienLe Phat Phuong Archiiecture Kim A. Poggemeyer .Molecular and Cell BioIo t Robin Polk . nthriipiilcii; Adriana Ponce Sociology ' Brooke D. Poole PiilitKjl Vience Farzin Pourmokhtar PhvsKS Michael Powers Carrletta M. Price Ffdniinui s Alissa Pritchard Sukhjit K. Purewal En,i;lish Josephine Quan Molecular and Cell Biolog ' Perri Quan Molecular and Cell Biology ' Rudolph P. Rail En ironmental Scienies Jaya E. Ramji Political Economy of Indusinal Societies Daniel P. Randolph Pdlilical Suente Jonathan Rath Political Econi inn ' i if .Natural Resi lurces MauricioJ. Rauld Political Science Nooshin Razani Molecular and Cell Bioliig Inierdisciplinaa Studies Field Michelle A. Reed Integrative Biology 250 spniors South Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1873 Departments: Informational Science Fun Fact: Oldest building on campus Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Lingering regrets... Not taking a class simply because you ' re interested in learning about it. Not sleeping. Not being able to replace Jason KIdd. Not thanking all my instructors and GSIs fordoing a great job. seniors 251 Stanley Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1952 Fun Fact: Formerly known as the Biochemistry and Virus Laboratory Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Quotes: " Hope for the best, but expect the worst! " -Quinn Nguyen " Never look a bureaucrat straight in the eyes. " -Sunil Kumar Gupta " If you have built castles in the sky, build foundations under them. " -Gerard Monsen " No one can make you feel inferior with- out your consent. " {Eleanor Roosevelt) -Elizabeth Knueppel ?52 seniors Kathryn M. Reid IniliMnj: ti ' .iiirirnni; i ; I )|XTJlion Rcsarch Eric R. Reinhard Poliiial Econumy of Indusirial Sodetie Jonathan N. Reiter I ' liliiiial Siinuc Jonathan D. Relucio I ' M! iliihi ' JV A llhliu MlKllCb Christine Renner English Joan A. Reyes llMnn Ryan P. Reyes Bu.smcvs A(lmirii.sirati(in Gloria Reynolds Molecular and Cell Bidlugy Babak Rewani hi ;lisli Sara C. Rhodes Com|)araine Uieraiurc Ted Ries I.C ' .ll Mllilu ' s Jill K. Rietjens Enj;hsh Clayton D. Rifkind Business Adminisiraiion - Markeiing Pamela T. Riley ■ lUhrMIHilny Kalyani Robbins RlieKirn Tanya J. Robertson SiHi.ilWeHare Laura E. Rodrick l i hiilijg Elan Rohde Anihropology ' Grace Y. Rosas Fni;lish Bret I. Rosen PulitKarKKiramn ul Indusirial StKieiies Bret I. R PulitKarKidi David H. Ross Danielle Rubin Fnniish Marjan Safa Archiieclurc Jean M. Sakamoto I ' svi hiil(ii; i ; Eihnii Mudies Paul A. Saliba t.heniKal hngineenng Nicole H. Sanchez Polilual Si leni e Teresa D. Sanchez Asian Miidies c deograpiu Agnes C. Santiago Landscape . rchiieciure Richard K. Santiago Biisi[iess Afln misrrannn Benjamin S. Santos, Jr. Muleiular and Cell Biology riTparcMl... Coiitiiiiinl troiii |iiioi l Hd that ' s iti You may never catch up. It keeps you on vour toes, and that ' s reallv beneficial and prepares you for life. It sets you up for the long haul In my internships 1 was able to work long hours and stay concentrated and do an intense amount of work, but 1 doii ' i think I would have been able to do that as well a few years ago. As far as what I draw fn )m the community, 1 think what ' s so special growing up here in Berkeley is the recognition that there is SO much diversity in this world. There is a realization that you can ' t have stereotypes, and that you can ' t generalize that " people are like this " and " people are like that. " You understand that ever ' one is a little different and you just have to accept them as individuals. • List semesterwas the k )w p( )int of my Cal career. You realK ' don ' t know how a combina- tion of classes will go together. They all seem interesting on their own. But last semester I man- aged to put together a schedule that was so in- tensely difficult. 1 don ' t know what 1 did. A terrible combination of .schoolwork and extracurricular ac- tivities. 1 felt as if 1 was behind the entire semester. Not a good feeling. I was constantly keeping an eye on my GPA. It was really stressful, but I came out of it OK. The high point at Cal, overall, will probably be my graduation. 1 never experienced graduation from high school, and Tve really looked forward to ( ' onliniicd on page 2.14 seniors 2.13 Prepared... I ' oiiliiiiKMl rroiii page 2.l:t graduation all throutjh college. It will be the first time for me to go through the ceremony and t( ) receive what I consider to be a great honor of achievement, a degree from Cal. I ' m really looking forward to it. Family members are flying in from all over the place, and I think that it will be a great moment for me. Other than that, I ha ' e realh ' enjoyed all the discu.ssions that you can get into here on campus. It is the only place I know where you can be walking along b ' yourself one minute, and then engaged in an impromptu philosophical con ' ersation with someone the ne.xt. I have realK ' been impressed by the other students here and I believe that a good percentage of my education has come from them. • I was working at the EEOC (Equal Employment Opportunit - Commission) as an intern in estigator bi )th in the summer of ' 94 and overwinterbreak9-4 9S. It wasaveiydirect, self-run type of work. I c( )uld have applied for an internship at a more prestigit)us branch of thego ' ernment, but the interns there make copies and ma be if the - ' re lucky they ma - be filing materials for an important case. But I was assigned my own case load, and I was trained in the ver ' beginning to become a staff investigator, I worked with s(.)meone for a week or two and then 1 was set on m - own. The job entailed going out to in estigaie the cases mvself and make ( oiitiiiiicil nil page 2.17 Ari S. Sardjito InilustnalEngmeennji OpiT.ii RrM-.inli Sri M. Sari Business Ailmini.sir.ilioii Khaled Sarsour MuletuLir.int! Cell Bi(iloi, ' Frank M. Satterwhite II . !,!s ( iiiifitiinii ,1111 )ns Jill S. Savery PlllllK.ll SllflKC Erin S. Sawyer Susan E. Sawyer Knj;lish ,.V FiciKh Gregory J. Schmidt Electncal Engineenng .ind Compuier Stieme Matthew N. Schmidt l)i " ,im,iiii r Amy E. Schroeder Eni;ii,sli Joel M. Schwab Business . ilmiiiisir,iii(iii Gregory J. Schwartz Ceiii;r,i|ih Chris P. Scrogum German Sludies Kimberly L. Seaton Mule. uLuMiuK e!l Bl l,,;.; Steven Sedlic, Jr. EeDUumiisL ' s l ' hiliis(iph Jayni S. See rMolecular .111(1 Cell Biiiliij; Karen Y. Seong n llilei lure Rima Shahzad .• rchiietlure Sahistha Shaikh Business . dniinisir.iiii ' M Nilka Z. Shan lnierclisei|)liii.ii " Sludies l- ' ield Lawrence Shau ( heinisin- Jenny J. Shaw MuleaiLii ,ind t ell BmluLiv Lesley Shaw Maureen Shaw PswIiiiI(il; ' Nancy Shaw Piiliii. .]| Siienie William B. Shaw Consenation Rescnirte Siudies Larry Shein Andrew Sheng Iniei rarne Binii n Benjamin P. Shieh Electrical Engineenng and Compuier Science Materials Science S Engiiieennj; Karen Shih , EnMronnient.il Science E. Ik m seniors Slpphens Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1923 Named after: Henry Morse Stephens Fun Fact: Home of the ASUC until 1964 Recognizability: 123456789 10 Ca afterthoughts... Diversity has its positive and negative aspects, and Berkeley is the attempt to overcome the negativity. -Kathy Aguila How to deal with the wide-spread cheating on campus that people go through to get the " A " . -Amy Lew ' Don ' t leave anything to the last minute. -Yvonne Dawson That there are a lot of bright people out there. -Debbie Stein I ' m capable of doing anything that I set my mind to. -Kathy Getka Be strong. -Carmina Flores senKtrs l.y.) Vital Statistics Built: 1948 Fun Fact: Originally 38 barracks from deactivated WWII Navy camps placed around campus. It is now one of the last remaining. Recognizability: 123456789 10 Lingering regrets... Not double majoring in physics and math. Not going to the University Art Museum. Not having sex on top of the Campanile. seniors June S. Shim ir. hilixlurv Jacob J. Shin Aahilcclurc Paul H. Shin Michelle T. Shinseki Kelly Shu liusincib Adniinisiraiion Erika Shulman I (in!p.ir,iii c I.itLT.tturc Betsy Shuni Jason L. Shuster Jeremiah Siem [ .trih Si K-ni c Mark A. Silva Hlettnal Engineering and Compuier Science Michael Silva ( nnservjtion S Resource Studies X Environmenial Health Steven P. Silva (iroi;r.i|iln Chae C. Sim t hciiiujl Hiitiiiieeniig Elaine Simeon hilegrative Biology Ray W. Simmonds PhvsKs Malia K. Sing M.i s i iimmiinicttions Elaine H. Sir soiiology Lisa M. Smeenk Aitthro|X)log Ericka Smith riliiki Iiiiv Julie L. Smith Aiilhropolog) ' Melvin Smith, Jr. PsVillillou i IllsMiT Sandra Smith Sean W. Smith Political Science Karen K. So An Fandayani Soesilo Material Science and Engineering Chau H. Soh Klfiirii.il Eiigiiiccnns and Computer Science Joon H. Song Integrative Biologv Andrea M. Soria Hlslor Adam Sosa English Linda M. Sosa English Colli iiiiii ' tl I ' niiii |t!i! i r .ll recommendations in a written report to the cx)m- missit)n. Ever ' recommendation that I ' ve made went through, and those were the decisions that were carried out . I had to make a strong argument and they looked at the evidence that I ' d gathered. • The t riti( al thinking and the endurance to work long hours ihat 1 e learned at (ial really helped. Often most of the witnesses couldn ' t be reached until evenings, so I ' d frequently work morning and night just to gather evidence for a case. Once I ' m readv to write the recommendation, I ' ll spend hours writing mv analysis of the evidence. The ahilit ' to write that I developed here was really appreciated in my work. The other interns were all law students, with the exception of undergrads from Berkeley. They really have a lot of faith in the Berkeley educa- tion. • Most of the ca.ses I ' ve found no case of discrimination, but I ' ve been fortunate to havedealt with two cause cases, which is really rare for an intern. One of ihem was a se.xual harassment case, which actually went through another agency with- out determining cause. The ' had e en written a determination of no cau.se, but it wasn ' t completed in time and the jurisdiction was tran.sferred to me. So 1 could have just .sent out the same determina- tion, but I reviewed the case and found some ver ' fishy things about the witness testimony. All the I iiiitiniii ' il on piigi ' 2.1 S spniois 257 Prepared... CnntiinHMl Iroiii paoc :?.17 statements were taken in the presence of the re- spondent attorney, and corroborated the no cause claim, but some of the telephone interviews re- vealed that there may have been sexual harassment. But the other agency said simply that the prepon- derance of the evidence showed that it didn ' t occur, so there was no cause. Yet the fact that anyone did say that there was harassment, and that the no cause statements were taken there in front of the respondent ' s attorney, just didn ' t look right. A couple of years had passed since those interviews, and most of the women had moved on and were no longer in risk of losing their jobs. So I thought they were more credible now than they were then, and I inter ' iewed the parties involved and did credibility assessment that showed that the alleged bad actor had indeed discriminated. I did more digging and actually found that this guv had been fired from a previous job for this same activity. All this had not been found in the previous investigation. Then I called over 20 of his previous employees during the time this charge was filed and I just got tons of testimonv against him. One person would say " something happened to me, " and another would say of the same incident, " I saw this happen to her. " Same stories. It was so obvious at that point, and 1 turned in a 15 page investigator ' s memorandum. ( ' OnliiiiHMl on paiit 2I I Armando V. Soto English Chicino Studies Joesph J. Sparacio Musk Matthew J. Speakman Political Economy RicardoJ. Spears l-cu.irstuilies Ramya Srinivasan Moleiukir and Cell Biology Elizabeth N. Stabile Intei ' disL ' iplinan ' Studio Field Jill K. Stefani An lliston Debbie D. Stein Legal Studie,s Michael Stniett Political Science Charlie P. Su Electnal Engineenng and Computer Science Judy Su Molecular and Cell Biologi- Aiko Suga Politic.il Scieni e lS: Economics Christopher D. Sub Molecular and Cell Biology Edmond Sum Cj ]] Engineering Aldous D. Sumaylo .Molecular and Cell Biology Suzanne L. Swanson English Benerva 0. Sy Silvia Szapiro Nutntion Clinical Dietetics Cindy Y. Szeto Molecular and Cell Bh ili ig - Clinton A. Szeto . rLhileuure Billy C.Tai Mechanical Engineenng Chun B. Tai Ci il Engineering Chun Y. Tai Judy Tam Social X elfare Legal Studies Bertrand C. Tan .Molecular and Cell Biolo.g - Yuen Yuen A. Tan Ma,ss Communications Masahiro Tanaka .Asi.in Studies Christine P. Tang Ci " ii Engineering Hai N. Tang Political Science Jerry S. Tang Mecnanical Engineering 25S seniors Tan Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1997 est. Recognizability: -1 1 2 3 4 (since not yet completed) 5 6 7 8 9 10 Quotes: " Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. " (Lord Acton, 1887.) " So lead by example and stand firm on belief but be willing to listen as well. " -Kim Poggemeyer " Gonna be a good time, lotta girls, lotta kegs. " {Roxy Bernstein) -Matt Oswald " Enthusiasm Is the main engine of suc- cess., nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. " (Ralph Waldo Emerson) -Darlene R. Wong " You have every right to be confused. " (a professor at Cal) -Emily Bendes seniors 259 Tolnian Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1962 Named after: Edward C. Tolman Fun Fact: Cost $5,500,000 to build Recognizability: 123456789 10 ! Ca afterthoughts... To never give up. -Tony Yang How to survive in a high pressure environ- ment. -Agatha Yeung Not to procrastinate!! -Wyman W. Lo You only get out what you put in. -Geraldine Ondoy Agdeppa Confidence. -Ray Simmonds 2(j0 seniors Jimmy Tang Leslie Tao Inlcgrativc Biolog ' Hasan S. Tariq Pillllu.ll NUTHCS Hi lDH ' Shachar Tassa LinaTau Business Adminisiration Monica Tell CandiceJ. Tenno English Margot N. Thien lliHii.in BiihKii.uiuls Sharron E. Thompson Brian D. Thure Business Administration Jennifer Ting BiiMiuss Ailniinisiration - Finance Richard Ting Chemistt) ' Therese C. Tiojanco init ' ,tir.ui c Binlii Marlene K. Tom Matthew D. Toomey Sociology Kathleen 0. Torgersen Aiiihrii|i(iloi; Celeste M. Torio Molecular and Cell Biology - Genetics Jennifer D. Torres Rliciiirii Nanearl W. Toussaint-Touson BuMiiiw Adinini.siralion - Organizational Behavior Duong T. Tran Susan H. Tran M( ilt-( iilar and Cell Biolog ' Psychology Trung V. Tran Architecture Raul Trejo Mci hanical Engineering Claudia C. Trujillo Prciu li Steve N. Truong Molecular and Cell Biology - Neutobiolog) ' Kristin H. Tsai Arihiici t m- Eunice Y. Tsen Economics Christina Tseng Computer S(ien(e John Y. Tseng FJcctrKal Engineerint Christine C. Tso Colli iiiiiril IriMii |iiioi 2 1. And it was signed and passed through the legal unit. It was great! • I ' m interested in going into public service. I am applying for a public policy fellowship, teaching, and other public and law-related jobs for the next year, which I am taking off from school. The experience at EEOC will help, and I also spent a year in India volunteering for a non-profit founda- tion involved with humanitarian efforts. After one year of internship, I expect to start a joint degree program of law and public policy, but probably not in Berkeley. I ' m planningtogo East. Hove Berkeley. but 1 feel ii would be a waste to spend my entire educational career in just one place. But I do think that 111 look back at Berkeley as truly one of the greatest opportunities of my life. As a springboard for the rest of my life. I would not be in a position to apply to the best law schools if 1 hadn ' t attended Cal. All the things that 1 hope to achieve in my life, I don ' t see myself achieving without having this Berke- le ' education. It ' s really made the difference. Hie combination of Gal ' s reputation and the skills that I ' ve learned here put together a graduation package that will equip me to do almost anvihing I want. seniors iMil Teaching Who We Are Naneural W. Toussaint-Touson Business Administration My Cal experience was wonderful and joyous. At the same time, it was an ever stressful, tiring experi- ence, where like most students, I wonder if I would be able to fit in, would complete the next paper, or if was able to do all three, because, one of the greatest contributor to mv experiencing academic and social success at Berkeley was that I sought out and utilized the services that UC makes available to all its students. Secondly, I made myself available to my professors. The third reason, is in my ability to persevere. • I found the most difficult time for a reentn ' student is the first semester. Fear of failing is the student ' s constant enemy. The staff in the Business Administration Department helps to mini- mize the difficulties faced by ever ' student admitted into the program. For instance, the alienation an older student may face can be ver ' difficult to overcome. I went into the Haas Scho ol of Business at the age of 49. On average, business students are in their mid-twenties, and they live in a dorm or in an apartment near the campus. Students are able to study together in dorm halls or eat in dining com- mons. • Many times the learning experience does rontiiiiinl on paoc :!n:l Danny S. Tu .Molecular and Cell Biology Econoniits Veronica R. Tucker Pi ilitical Econonn ' of Industnal Societies Sharon L. Uilkema NulritiiiM Steven Ulrich Human Biodynamics Nicole M. Upsom Fiircstn ' Pamela L. Utley Social Welfare - Education Christopher T. Vadnais EcnnoniKsOs: Legal Stiiilies Cynthia E. Valencia Interdisciplinary ' Studies Field Christian Vallejos Cecilia V. Ventoza Business .Administration Alexander R. Victa .Architecture Castro E. Vocal .Architecture Mike E. VoUmer Molei. ular and Cell Bn ili ig ' Lauren Vuong English t .Asian . n iencan studies Mary-Jo Wainwright Hision Florence T. Wang Environnient.ll Science Juemin Wang Matthew L. Wang .Molecular and Cell Biologv Sally J. Wang Nijtnlional Science Mi ilecular and Cell Bu ili ig Yung-Hsiu S. Wang Statcstics Miracle B. Wangsuwana Molecular and Cell Biologv LeeJ. Wanie Economics Mark Y. Watanabe Political Science Brian T. Watkins Business Adniinistr.ttioM Carole I. Weaver Molecular and Cell Biology Amy Webster Anthropolog Cindy K. Wee English Elizabeth F. Wegge ( i il Engiiieenng Interdisiii Amy M. Wehner ilinan Studies Field Jody S. Weissler Women ' s Studies 262 seniors Valley Lili ' S( ' u ni es Vital Statistics Built: 1930, remodeled in 1994 Fun Fact: When built, one of the largest academic stuctures in the U.S.; featured in Arnold Schwarzen- negger movie Junior in 1994 Recognizability: 123456789 10 Lingering regrets... Not going to look at the Axe - have never seen it. Not hiking to the Big C. Not relaxing and being outgoing. scniiiis ' l{t Warren Hail Vital Statistics Built: 1955 Named after: Chief Justice Earl Warren Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Quotes: " You learn from an experience when you don ' t get what you want. " -Alissa Pritchard " Don ' t ask what your country can do for you: ask what you can do for your coun- try. " (JFK) -Shalipour IVIeir IVIatlob " No Sir, I don ' t like it. " {Mr. Horse from " The Ren and Stimpy Show " ) -Thomas C. Cuellar " Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far. " {Theodore Roosevelt) 264 seniors Richard Weiszmann Mnk ' i ul.ir .ii)(! (i-1! Hinl(ii - Genetics Craig H. Wendland Melissa Vi est Molecular and Ceil Biology S.John Whang Kiniberly L. Whealy rlisi()f Bart B. White KiiKlish S [)r.uii.iiic An Cliff L. White Ronda E. White Sociology Stuart R. White Michelle K. Wilkerson Huni.in BuhImi.umks Juanita R. Williams Arc hitfi lure Kimberly L. Wilson I ' liiiin.ii hniiuiiin ul lniliisin.il Societies Hilary A. Winchell Legal Studies Cynthia Winstead Amenuin Studies Shea Winston Folitiial nelue Laurentius F. Wiranata Me( h.iiiK .il Hn ineenni; Wendy Wisdom Njn le Ann-Ill jii sunlies SiKial Welfare Susan T. Witter Political Science Girma Woldegeorgis Joel D. Wolf integratne Hinlii Seonghee Won Imcgrjiue Hnilnjjx Chao-Yec Wong Danielle W. Wong Business Administration Darlene R. Wong Ps ( hi)h) Henry Wong Methaniuii KiiHineenng Irene H. Wong Business Aiiminisinilion James T. Wong Cimipiiter ueine Johnny H. Wong Computer Science Johnson Wong Civil Enginecnng Juliana Y. Wong Pulitical Science Teaching... roiifiniH ' tl rroiii paoc ' 2K ' 2 not just happen in the classroom. It is constantly j oing on throughout the day, during meals, while waling together to classes, and through the whole campus experience. The fact that I did not live near the campus, and did not have many social activities in common with m ' peers, made it difficult for us to connect in order for us to enhance our learning experiences. Haas minimized many of m - prob- lems, bv offering me personalized scr ires within their advising department for both academic and social success, iiow large, how impersonal, and how a student can get lost at Berkeley, is all one hears. Not so, a true fallacy, unless the student takes no action to prevent the prophesy. The under- graduate Bu.siness Aclminisiralion Department has created an environment that promotes cohesive- ness and communication between both the stu- dents and the professors thri )ugh the Haas Business Student Association ' s (HBSA) Class Representatives, who act in the capacity of liaisons between their professors and their class members " to assure stu- dents that e er ' classroom experience is valuable, challenging, and practical, " per the Class Rep job description. • I believe that most students do not realize that they get a benefit that is not mentioned in the Class Rep job description, and it is the oppor- tunity to make contacts with your fellow peers for a CoiifiiiiKMl (III piii i ' 2HH scniiirv ; 2B.1 Teaching... ( ontiniit ' d I rum paoi 2li.l variety of reasons. By default, I ended up volunteer- ing for this position because no one wanted to do it in my finance class. I ' m glad I did. My isolation problem was solved, I made invaluable contacts among my peers, I was able to effectively communi- cate with my professors, and often encouraged communication between students and faculty. I ' ve continued to volunteer as a Class Rep throughout m ' tenure at Berkeley. • There are plenty of resources available for students to tap into, and I believe that it is important for students to keep an open mind and to search out the programs that are suited for them. My experience might have been unbearable, had I not sought them out. I sought the expertise from the Student Life Advising Services (SL S) and Mfirmative Action (AA), and I received exemplar) ' advice. The staffwas very helpful. They acted as guides and directed me to other depart- ments and services that are available to all students. The Reentry Students Program was another impor- tant resource I utilize, along with the Students ' Learning Center, and the ' omen ' s Resource Cen- ter. When I faced learning difficulties I also con- tacted the Disabled Students Program (DSP). • All the programs have one common relationship; a well-trained staff with the skills to treat each student as a special individual. Their efforts provided im- rnntiniKMl on pagr : H9 Leon S. Wong Electncal Engmeenng Margaret L. Wong Bu)ing l H(_iin( miles May Wong Mathenialics I ' v Emnnmics SusanneJ. Wong Business Administratiun Sylvester T. Wong . ahiifuurc Thomas T. Wong Business Administration Manpo Woo Electncal Engincenng and Compuler Science Eric Wrobel .Applied Mathematics i Eiomiinics Micheal S. Wrobleski .Mechanical Engmeenng Catherine Y. Wu Arc hi tenure Dennis Y. Wu Molecular and Cell Biology Kai-Ping Wu Political Economy of Industnal Societies Rhoda R. Wu Human Biod namKS Jennifer S. Wulifson An History English Yenkue Xu Chemical Engmeenng Shirley P. Yam English Kaoru Yamamoto Brian L. Yang Human Bmcivnamns Kishil Yang Envinronmental Science Moon-Jung M. Yang Histor ' Tony M. Yang Social Vielfare Makoto Yarita Psychology ' Winnie F. Yee Molecular and Cell Biulogi " - Neurubiolog ' Andrew Y. Yeh Molecular and Cell Bioliig ' Benii Yen .Architecture Chi F. Yeung Electrical Engineenng and Compuler Science Man W. Yeung Computer Science Po Shu Yeung Computer Science Ying Ying Yeung Economics Patrick Yi Business Administration 2fifi seniors s WhiM ln- lliill Vital Statistics Built: 1917 Named after: Benjamin Ide Wheeler Fun Fact: First campus building to be named after a living person; houses the biggest auditorium on campus. Recognizability: 123456789 10 Cd afterthoughts... Life is good, even during the stress, the midterms, and the finals. -Miranda Gabriel Honestly, how to read. -John Pascuzzi How to stand in line for hours without falling unconscious. -Paul Richard Herz Knowledge seeking depends on one ' s self and creating social attachments is important. -Shirley P. Yam .vcniotN •jb; Woman ' s Faculty Club Vital Statistics Built: 1923 Fun Fact: Cost $65,000 to build Recognizability: l23456789 10 Lingering regrets... Not standing on Memorial Stadium Field. Not studying before the night before an exam. Too many. 26S seniors Brianna L. Yip HiiMi:t ilminis(rati()n Rheeah T. Yoo English Hyun J. Yoon Joonah Yoon Song 0. Yoon Etonomits . llan Yu Carlo W. Yu ConservaiKin Resource Studies Peggy T.Yu Business Administration Stephen P. Zadesky Mc( h.iRK.d KniiinccnnL: Christopher P. Zapata Environmental Science Natalie F. Zee IV(hii(iliii; S ( nmmunication Nina Zeiger Interdisciplinary Studies Abeselom H. Zerit (j il l-ji mecnn,!:; Bin H. Zhang Sandy W. Zhang Mathematics Wei Peng Zhang l-i ' i tn. .il Kii ' Jiiiriniii; and Computer Science Xiaolin Zhao Business Administration Li Zheng Mnlci iil.ir and Cell Biology Adam S. Zimmerman llisiun John A. Zolck Indiisinal Enginccnng Opeiaiional Research Suzette Zurbano T( ii(hin«... I oiiliiiiiril Iniiii |iiioi i Mi mense encouragement to me, and in lurn gener- ated a commitment within me to volunteer my services. I became a student peer advisor at DSP. • i am a conscious learner and a searcher of knowl- edge. 1 believe that my ability to persevere was (lri en by my unconditional love for knowledge. At the eariy age of 14, i kn( )w thai 1 wanted to go to UC Berkeley, major in business, and become a CPA, I really wasn ' t prepared, however, and graduated from high school with a l.SO grade point average. According to Ungston Hughes, my dream was de- ferred. • I further believe thai reeniiy students are self-motivated because we are conscious learners. Reentry students have experienced both success and failures in their academic, professional, and personal lives, it is those e.xperiences and their malurit ' le ' els that [irevent most from dropping out once they become active members of an aca- demic community. Theyare focused and can not be detoured from achieving their goals and reaching their destinies. For me, it was essential that I seek to obtain more knowledge in an academic environ- ment. I hungered for it. The UC experience was food for my .soul. As long as I was not being learning, 1 was malnourished. Fulfillment came when 1 com- pleted my studies in December. The greatest mo- ments in mv Cal career were attending the African Colli iniii ' d on |iiiuf 270 scnioi s 2B!I Teaching... ConliiiiKMl rntiii pnoi ' !!ii!l American Studies and the Haas School of Business graduation ceremonies. In general, they were the absolute high point of my life. I realized that fulfilling my dream by participating in the Berkeley experience was a selfish act on my part. However, I am extremely satisfied w iih my selfishness, because 1 have gained skills that I can share with members of my community. • Prior to admittance to Cal, I believed few African Americans choose business as a major. I wanted to be the kind of person who help change that pattern. My initial goals were to obtain a degree in business, teaching credentials, and then teach various business classes within theAfrican American communities. After being admitted to Haas, I discovered that there were less than IS African Americans admitted into the un- dergraduate business department. Today, African Americans make up 2% of the almost SOO students in the undergraduate Business Department. I hope with what I have learned and accomplished here, I can begin to expose many toward this career. • Since attending Berkeley, I have earned an internship in the Ronald McNair Scholarship Program. The internship is a mentor ' s program , and it will give me an opportu- nity to get into a Ph.D. program. Teaching is what I want to give to the community, and teaching and researching are both experiences that await me in the future. I now look forward to these new challenges. Kit King Chang Molecular 3rd Cell Biology Lowell J. Fenerty Polmcal Science Robert A. Forster Geology Rose M. Gregory Linda H.Lin Elelctncal Engineenng and Computer Science Danielle Nicolosi Aichitecturc Jennifer Posthumous Sally J. Wang Nutntional Science Molecular ana Cell Biology Vivian Weng Molecular and Cell Biology Peggy Yu Business Administrauon Bennett Brecht 270 stiniors Due to photographer ' s error, photos for these seniors were not a ailable until after the previous pages were in print. " e have made even- effort to include these graduating seniors into this hook, hut we regret not being able to have them take their appropriate place among their peers in the Class of 1995. Wui ' ster Hall Vital Statistics Built: 1964 Named after: William W. Wurster Departments: Environmental Design Number of Stories: 10 Recognizability: 1 23456 789 10 Quotes: -Benjamin Griebe " If the catch is better than the chase, then you ' ve found the right person. " {Helen Luu) -Leon S. Wong " Live and let die. " (Beatles) -Alexander Victa " No I don ' t pretend that I ' m enlightening and superiorally intellectual as so many of my annoying classmates do. " -Matthew J. Speakman " Life is real. " -Susan L. Kim " There Is gold and wealth in books. " (a Chinese saying) -Grace Heun seniors 271 272 H I losing !f Advcrlisemcnls Paul ' Hi |{|iip. :(;ol(lStiill (lusinu Above, campus can be seen sprawling against the Berkeley Hills. Lett, South and North Halls can been seen in 1874. The two halls were the first two original ||l buildings on campus. South Hall still stands today near Sather Tower and the Bancroft Library marks the old location of North Hall. Archive photo courtesy of the Bancroft Library New Photo by Jason Chan Too quickly the year went by without so much as a chance to relive the precious moments that faded as quickly as a smile. Through the nine months called school there was a myriad of experiences that were never to be duplicated. But that ' s how college life is, always moving forward, never allowing instant replays. But the beauty of it all, is that regardless of your ethnicity, year or grades the Cal experience affects iliiiiTim everyone just the same - dramatically. So as the years pass and you reminisce of the years you spen t at Cal, remember to think of the great as well as the bad. It is the bad that make the good seem great . Or think of it this way, life with out it ' s ups and down is like going down the generic aisle at the supermarket, where all the products are in the bright yellow label.. .boring. Cal is far from that. 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Come into our offices located in 201 Heller Lounge inside the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, or call us at (510) 642-8247. The Blue Gold Yearbook is a Cal tradition that you shouldn ' t miss out on! advertisements Mi 7 picture , , perfect Flipping through the pages of this book, one might notice the amount of copy, the design of the layout, or the quality of the paper the pages are printed on. But one of the most overlooked aspects of quality yearbooks is the rare talent of a select photography staff Tr ' to imagine this book with no pictures. Kind of hard, isn ' t it? And who would want a book without pictures? So in this short section, we would like to showcase some of the spectacular photo- graphers we have on staff by displaying some of their work. And believe it or not, taking a picture is harder than just pointing a camera and pushing a button. 288 M (ioNing phnln pages H Sa Steinbacher m ■ (losing John Valencia phofo pngps 291 292 ■ (losing phntopaui ' sSi ' fl.l 291 m (losing Shih Chang pholo pages 295 What is producing an award-winning publication like? the year that was... " Spring deliver} ' book! " These words seemed to float tlirough everv ' one ' s mind during the fall semester this year. Anyone who has worked on a yearbook knows what that means -- most of the pages have to be turned in during the fall and winter months. That is more easily said than done! Switching from a spring to fall book meant literally reorganizing the entire staff. That meant rushing the first few weeks of class to recruit a staff and get them working. Not to meantion the staff office was moved from the basement of Eshleman to the second floor of the Student Union. • Plagued by lost information and materials, it looked like the year would never get going smoothly. But as the staff became trained and the new computer colophon The 1995 Blue Gold Yearbook was produced in 201 Heller Lounge, under the supervision of Jonathan Brennan. Herff Jones was our publishing company, represented by Jane Roehrig. The book was printed in the Herff Jones plant located in Logan, Utah. The cover is black mat with black ink, with a black and white tip- on photo custom embossed. The thirteen hundred copies were printed on 100 pound bourdeux paper. This 304 page book in- cludes 48 pages of full color. Three type faces were chosen for the book: Garamond Narrow, Helvetica and Onyx. All type is a varia- tion of these three fonts. Six Macintosh computers were used to produce the layouts on Aldus PageMaker 5.0, using a templete called " PageMaster " provided by Herff Jones. Senior photos and color enlargements were done by Nolte Studies of Albany, Califor- nia. Other photos were printed at Presto Prints and Photo Lab, both of Berkeley. This publication is exclusively published by and for the students of the University of California at Berkeley. We here at the Blue Gold Yearbook welcome sugges- tions, comments or questions. These can be directed to our of- fice. We can be contacted at (510) 642-8247 and or The Blue Gold Yearbook, 201 Heller Lounge, MLK Jr. Student Union. Univeristv of California, Berkelev, CA9-i " ' 20, facility was established, all the elements began coming together. The book began taking shape. Tough decisions had to be made about the look of the book and keeping it consistent throughout each section. It seemed like all of the deadlines were on top of one another, and the day the book would finally be finished would never arrive. • Fortunately, the new and faster computers made the production of the book go much more smoothly and effectively. Luckily the staff was dedicated as deadlines backed up into finals and they took their studying time to finish the book. Fonunately, the spring semseter was a bit calmer! We learned from our unavoidable mistakes this year and are pretty proud of the results. • Copy by David Gnibstick 296 1 dosing 1994 Blue Gold Yearbook Staff :ditors-in-Chief Associate Editor section Editors Lucy Tarin Shih Chang David Grubstick Traci Brown (Sports) Elizabeth D ' Oliveira (Issues People) Catherine Leung (Life) ayout Designers Debbie Cheng Ronnie Cheung Hope Meng Ryan Lovett Heather Bradley Stephanie Doniger Anna Fenner David Kang Theresa Rojas ;taff Writers Photography Editor Jason Chan Photography Staff Rachel Cho Jeffer ' Gou Lola Hermosillo Hope Meng Robert Shaw Kim Steinbacher John Valencia Gwen Yu Business Manager Helen Lok Business Staff Shirley Cheng Sheron Li Angeli Santos Gwen Yu Advisor Jonathan Brennan Herff Jones Representative Jane Roehrig slaff Mm Uavid Grubsiic k Associate Editor This has been quite a year. 1 thinl that we all deserve a pat on the back for pulling off producing a Spring Deliver} ' book! A special thanks to the section editors, Elizabeth, Catherine and Traci. You guys stepped in, took a lot of the " grunt " work, and even put up with me and my demands. You guys deserve a raise! And thanks to Lucy, Jason, Shih and Helen who did a great job organizing the staffs. I really enjoyed working with you guys, even if it didn ' t look like it. Jonathan and Jane -- what can I say? You both gave me the confidence I needed most. And thanks to the general staff, this wouldn ' t have been possible without you guys. Jason Chan Photography Editor where to begin? Ah. . .let ' s see. Take three cups of headaches mix in a couple pounds of elbow grease and of course a dedicated staff and what do you get? 1 never thought we ' d actually get this sucker off the ground, but great things happen when great minds come together, and work with a single goal in mind-to revitalize a campus tradition. Being on staff means much more than just snapping a few photos or jotting down a story or two; capturing different pieces of Cal has made are lives difficult, but definitely rewarding. Kudos to head honchos Shih, Lucy and Dave, Cathy, Traci, Liz, Jane and special thanks to aspiring photographers Susie, Kim, Hope, Gwen, Robert and Gita. Of course, where would we be without Jonathan? God bless. Helen Lok Business Manager Stress, Stress. ..and more stress! Besides head- aches from our classes, business staff members have to deal with pressures of setting up por- trait sitting sessions. For those who don ' t know, this job can really test your patience and san- ity. Fortunately, thanks to everyone ' s hard work, we have pulled it off. Sheron- thanks for doing those last minute ads for the Daily Cal. Shirley and Angeli- thanks a bunch for making posters, posting, and coming up with bright ideas. Couldn ' t have done it without all of you. Lucy, Shih, David, Jason, and other staff members- thanks for putting up with me. This yearbook business is still kind of new to me so thank ver ' much for being patient with me. Elizabeth U Oliveira Section Editor Catherine Leung Section Editor Traci Brown Section Editor 1 H 1 PVI R 1B ' - ■ ' " ' J f B 1 L c B ' l i 29$ B (losing Standing in the spotlight for a brief moment is the Blue Gold... editorial staff Being that it was my second year at this you would think that this job would ' ve gotten ca,sier. Somehow it didn ' t. Perhaps it was the fact that about 80% of the book was due before Christmas . To the average student that niav nut mean much, but to me and the rest of the staff it meant forgoing pre- cious study time during finals to slave away tr ' ing to piece this book together. With this in mind, all I can .say is that 1 am eternally grateful to the section editors, a couple being first years, who were willing suffer side by side with me. To Dave all I can say is that you are absolutely wonder- ful. I kno w at times actually making sure the book gets done could be mind racking. But believe Lury Tarin " ' " " What seemed like " Mission Impossible " in late August has certainly lived up to be- come the action-packed thriller that we had all expected this year ' s production to be. " We ' ve had more than our share of an.xicties as we saw our deadlines rapidly approach - one after the other, with no breathing room in between. Oursmall but talented staff of writers, photographers, designers, and businesswomen labored very hard, and I wish we can pay you all! My sincerest gratitude goes out to our incred- ible section editors: Cathy, Elizabeth, and Tracy. You ' ve all gone beyond the call of duty to put this book together, and your devotion to your work has earned my deep- est respect. I can ' t express how grateful I am, Ja.son, foryour late night excursions up Fraternity Lane to take group photos. I wish we can get you all the EOS and Nikon Editor " 7 " ! Shih Chang you 11 need! " [ ' " Editor Thanks for putting up with my persistent demands . 1 know you took up a huge task this year, and I think you ' ve done a fantastic job. David: You ' ve admirably taken the pro- duction staff under your wings, and with yourguidance they ' ve pieced together thi fantastic book. I wish we can all have your incredible work ethic. Lucy: You ' ve never made me feel like the novice that I am, and I thank you from bottom of my heart. Your generosity and your dedication will always be my inspiration. Jonathan and Jane; I depended on you both for advice and answers, and I sure needed a lot of them! Thanks for being there for me. I look forward to working with you all next year! times I ' d rather do that than some of the stuff I ' ve had to deal with. Jason, your work is spectacular as usual. Maybe one of these days you can actually teach me how to take photos with a real camera, as compared to my cheapie Kodak one. Shih, working together seems to have been a great merger. I hope that I have made your job as easy as you have made mine. To the rest of the staff, though it may be small, evcrvihing counts, includ- ing your help. I hope to see a lot of you back next year. Yes. I ' ll still be here. Isvje r it ' ll be easier. Finally to Jonathan and Jane who are there when we need them yet treat us as the adults that we are. To my friends, lapologizeforallthetimeslwasn ' taround. You know where I was. Doing this book. At least this way, you have to remember me. Ha! Finally, to my family for their continu- ous love.That ' s me and Dad in the picture. Staff H 299 Remember that first brown leaf you saw on the Faculty Glade, shivering in the late summer breeze? " Ah, fall is near, " you thought as you walked to your first class. In the months to follow, more leaves changed colors and began to fall, littering sidewalks and clogging gutters. In Sproul Plaza, those funky old trees gradually became na- ked, exposing those odd branched that seem to strangely remind you of knuckled fists... Before you know it, all the trees are lifeless, hibernating in the cold winter months. This reminded you that finals are just around the comer. The tress remaindormant into the Spring semester, until that one day when you walked back from your second set of mid- terms, and you spotted that first bud of a leaf sprouting on the tip of a nearby tree. " Ah, spring is near, " you sighed, for that meant sum- (continued on page 303) r ii A M) IMI I loNJna Heads up! The Cal Student Rooting section throws up hundreds of cards after successfully completing a series of " Card Stunts " . Card Stunts are sponsered by the U.C. Rally Committee, and have been part of the Cal Student Section since 1929. Each year the Card Stunt Director, this year Meredtih Lester, puts in hours of preperation to make sure the 30 second show go off flawlessly. Photo by Jason Chan lnsinaS:tlll Grey skies above. The weather turns question- able for these fans during one of the home football games. Memorial Stadium, built in 1915, sits at the foot of the Oakland Berkeley Hills. The view from the top of the stands is spectacular, with sights visable from Marin County to San Francisco, the Oakland skyline to South Bay. Photo by Jason Chan :i02|B (losing mer was near. The trees then bursted with new growth, exploding out of their long sleep. Graduations start, and tee-shirts and shorts were once again the norm. Another year has passed, and though you might not have re- alized it, you have evolved during this year more than you realize. You might compare yourself to the tree: full of life when you first arrived in August, worn down in the winter months by endless classes until it seemed like you would never live, and then back to life again near the completion of the year. You have grown during this time, not only physically but mentally. That ' s what Berkeley is like -- a revolving center of learning and education. . nd each semester and year adds on to itself like the rings of a tree. We may enter as tiny maples, but we leave as towering redwoods. liusinit [Mi Mii W$ ir- t--i ' f-: ■m.r- ' ik


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