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Indian Country Today Media Network
July 22, 2015

(original article) “Welcome to Ohlone territory! We are still here, and we are still on our lands where we have always been,” said Ann Marie Sayers, Mutsun Ohlone,...

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
June 1, 2015
(original article) After a series of executive directors left the David Brower Center in quick succession, staff and board members at the organization couldn’t bear to conduct yet another hiring search. So they...
SFGate
June 6, 2015
(original article) We spent a great Saturday wandering about downtown Berkeley at the Bay Area Book Festival, which was crowded with book-lovers of all shapes and  ages … but it must be said,...
San Francisco Chronicle
May 30, 2015

(original article) “How much control are you willing to give away, for how much protection?” asked artist Michael Hall at Thursday night’s art opening for “Security Question” at the...

KQED Science
April 22, 2015

(original article) Gaylord Nelson, the Wisconsin senator who created Earth Day, never envisioned it as an annual event.

In 1970 he proposed a national teach-in, a day for universities across the...

Contra Costa Times
April 13, 2015

(original article) BERKELEY -- Spinning like a hub within a hub, the David Brower Center is gearing up for its first-ever Earth Day Festival.

The all-afternoon...

Mother Nature Network
January 28, 2015
(original article) Our planet has been drastically altered by the rapid advancement of human civilization. In addition to scaling mountains and exploring the...
YourBerkeley.com
December 29, 2014

(original article) The Berkeley Arts District is booming these days and presiding at the eastern edge of that hub is the David Brower Center. An architectural curiosity in a ground-breaking “green from...

Contra Costa Times
October 29, 2014

(original article) BERKELEY -- Forty fifth-grade students sat around a small woman, who was dressed casually in jeans, a button-down...

East Bay Express
October 22, 2014

(original article) In 1981, as an undergraduate studying architecture at Yale, Maya Lin made a bold artistic debut by beating out a host of established architects in a contest to design the Vietnam Veterans...

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