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October 31, 2017

Reflections of Public Service In honor of the Public Service Center’s 50th anniversary, alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends celebrate Berkeley’s legacy of public service. Here they reflect on

BUILD-ing Careers in Education

September 12, 2017

Like all Public Service Center programs, BUILD, a literacy mentoring program, frequently serves as a springboard to a career for student participants. So many BUILD alumni now work

Inspirational to the Students They Mentor

July 26, 2017

The Rogers Family Foundation seeks to transform the educational experience of Oakland’s students, and a key strategy is to ensure students are proficient in reading by the end

No Barrier to Success

June 26, 2017
Martin Perez

As an English Language Learner in elementary school, Martin Perez had fallen behind, and his insecurities resulted in poor behavior. “Dedicated teachers recognized my potential and pushed me

Reflections of Sonia Sajja, Alum

June 26, 2017
Sonia Sajja

As a student at Cal, Sonia was a student leader with the Suitcase Clinic, a student group sponsored by the Public Service Center, and a strong advocate for