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Media Advisory: Chancellor to give back-to-school press briefing next Thursday, 8/26

By Media Relations

Contact: Yasmin Anwar, Media Relations
(510) 643-7944

ATTENTION: Reporters covering higher education, general assignment desks and broadcast media


On the first day of fall semester classes, University of California, Berkeley, Chancellor Robert Birgeneau will hold his annual back-to-school briefing for the news media, which will include a Q & A session. Press packets distributed at the event will include a demographic profile of the entering class, among other noteworthy information


Thursday, Aug. 26, 10-11:30 a.m.


The Chancellors Conference Room, California Hall, 2nd floor, UC Berkeley campus. See campus map at