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Issue #492 :: Monday, March 4, 2002

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Cal Collapses in Tucson to Dash Hopes of Pac-10 Title
TUCSON, Ariz.-To put it mildly, the No. 21 Cal men's basketball team's 99-53 blowout loss to Arizona Saturday afternoon was disappointing.

The Correct Answer is ...
The Holocaust was which of the following: a) the almost complete destruction of the Jews in Europe by Nazi Germany; b) an anti-Semitic campaign; or c) religious genocide? According to Berkeley Unified School District Boardmember Shirley Issel, some teachers at Berkeley High School have been teaching this: d) an event that "never really happened."

Students Showcase Talent In Battle of the Bands
Eighteen musical groups and solo acts composed of UC Berkeley students performed Friday at the the second annual Battle of the Bands.

Rallying Bruins End Season for W. Hoops
In the week preceding the Pac-10 Tournament, Cal coach Caren Horstmeyer had been pleading with her team to not allow second-half lapses.

News

City Council May Finally Approve Plan for New District Boundaries
The curtain rises tonight on what is expected to be the final act of the comedy of errors that has been the city's redistricting process.

Adeyemo's First One Campus Event Commences with Homeless Day
Today begins the first day of ASUC President Wally Adeyemo's week of service, part of his hotly debated One Campus campaign.

Students Showcase Talent In Battle of the Bands
Eighteen musical groups and solo acts composed of UC Berkeley students performed Friday at the the second annual Battle of the Bands.

UC Riverside Chancellor Awaits Nomination Approval by Senate
A UC Berkeley alumnus is poised to become the next director of the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science, a position that would put him at the helm of federal science research.

Financial Crises Plague Area School Districts
The Berkeley Unified School District does not stand alone in fiscal crisis, but is joined by other Bay Area school districts also facing budget deficits.


Sports

Cal Collapses in Tucson to Dash Hopes of Pac-10 Title
TUCSON, Ariz.-To put it mildly, the No. 21 Cal men's basketball team's 99-53 blowout loss to Arizona Saturday afternoon was disappointing.

Bears Win a Close One, For Them
The Cal rugby team has played some close, hard-fought games this season.

Rallying Bruins End Season for W. Hoops
In the week preceding the Pac-10 Tournament, Cal coach Caren Horstmeyer had been pleading with her team to not allow second-half lapses.

Sports In Brief: M. Golf Back in In-State Action
After a brief stop in paradise, the Cal men's golf team returns to action today against several strong teams at the Cleveland Golf Classic in Westlake Village, Calif.


Opinion

The Correct Answer is ...
The Holocaust was which of the following: a) the almost complete destruction of the Jews in Europe by Nazi Germany; b) an anti-Semitic campaign; or c) religious genocide? According to Berkeley Unified School District Boardmember Shirley Issel, some teachers at Berkeley High School have been teaching this: d) an event that "never really happened."

Primary Election Endorsements: California Assembly and US Congress
DAVE BROWN

Primary Election Endorsements: California Governor
RICHARD RIORDAN

Primary Election Endorsements: Propositions
Prop 40: No on additional funds for conservation

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