16May

BUILD-ing Careers in Education

In March, several alumni of BUILD, a literacy mentoring program, returned to campus, eager to share their path from literacy mentor to education professional. 

16May

Continuing to Give Back: From Skid Row to Rwanda

After participating in an Alternative Breaks trip focused on health and homelessness on Skid Row, Ursula Kajani, class of 2017, knew she’d never be the same. 

15May

Alternative Breaks Program Combines Learning, Service, and Reflection

This spring the Public Service Center sponsored nine Alternative Break trips that immersed students in a social justice issue. 

13Apr

The First of Its Kind

This spring, the Public Service Center received two honors.

13Apr

A Youthful Perspective

As a community organizer for the East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy, my job is to work directly with community members.

12Apr

An Alternative Way of Learning

As the daughter of farmworkers in California's Central Valley, I know firsthand of the many barriers that low-income people and their children face. 

12Apr

No Barrier to Success

As an English Language Learner in elementary school, Martin Perez had fallen behind, and his insecurities resulted in poor behavior. 

11Apr

Reflections of Sean Diaz, Alum & Nonprofit Administrator

Sean Diaz graduated from UC-Berkeley in 2009 with a major in English. 

10Apr

Reflections of Sonia Sajja, Alum

As a student at Cal, Sonia was a student leader with the Suitcase Clinic.

05Apr

PSC Alum Publishes Young Adult Series, Blacktop!

We're excited to share that Public Service Center alum, Lanre Akinsiku, recently released a new series of Young Adult books.