The room at 3 Evans was small and cozy, but the nerdiness (the good kind) and team spirit of the people who occupied the room far extended past the room’s boundaries. No matter the event, there’s something exhilarating about a cheering crowd, especially if Cal’s beating Stanford at something. This particular something happens to be Starcraft 2!

Stanford got their armies destroyed on the CSL Cal vs. Stanford match! We mean that quite literally, as CSL stands for Collegiate Starcraft League. You didn’t know Cal had its very own Starcraft 2 team? Perhaps here’s a team you should pay more attention to! read more »

oskiAs all of you should know, something very important is happening this week. No, not that, you silly, the big Cal vs. Stanford game!

Now, plenty of things have been happening around campus in preparation for this epic game. Pretty lights, protests, bonfire rallies and the works! But in spite of all these elements in typical school rivalries, what is always a constant? That’s right, mascots!

Despite being technically extinct, Oski Bear’s presence is felt nearly everywhere at important Cal events. He’s there to cheer our football team. He’s at the parades. He hugs children and incoming students alike on Cal Day. But did you know an engineer started it all? read more »