Press Kit 2017-05-19T21:11:10+00:00

MEDIA CONTACTS

Gretchen Kell, director of special projects and outreach, UC Berkeley Office of Communications and Public Affairs. gkell@berkeley.edu, 510-642-3136, 510-410-7769 (cell)

Roxanne Makasdjian, manager of broadcast communications, Media Relations, UC Berkeley Office of Communications and Public Affairs, roxannem@berkeley.edu, 510-642-6051

NOTE: Access to the fossils and the carillon is restricted, but both raw and edited video footage about the carillon and the fossils is available. Contact Roxanne Makasdjian at roxannem@berkeley.edu or (510) 642-6051.

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Senior Pilgrimage (1914)
Senior Pilgrimage (1914)
In 1914, the annual senior pilgrimage, with women in white and men in suits, included a stop at the unfinished Campanile. (UC Berkeley photo)
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Campanile esplanade (1987)
Campanile esplanade (1987)
The Campanile’s historic esplanade includes terraces, trees, lawns and staircases. (UC Berkeley photo by Peg Skorpinski)
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Campanile (2012)
Campanile (2012)
On Cal Day, the Campanile poses with several of the iconic London plane trees on its esplanade. (UC Berkeley photo by Elena Zhukova)
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Campanile at night (2011)
Campanile at night (2011)
At night, the tower’s lights and lantern burn brightly. (UC Berkeley photo by Keegan Houser)
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A view from the Berkeley hills
A view from the Berkeley hills
As viewed from the Berkeley hills, the Campanile is a striking part of the Bay Area landscape.
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Fossils (2014)
Fossils (2014)
Some 20 tons of fossils from California tar pits are housed on five levels of the tower. (UC Berkeley photo by Kevin Ho Nguyen)
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View of bells from below (1985)
View of bells from below (1985)
The Campanile’s bells, viewed from below. (UC Berkeley photo by Saxon Donnelly)
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Steel framework
Steel framework
Construction of the tower began in summer 1913. (UC Berkeley photo)
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John Galen Howard (1910)
John Galen Howard (1910)
John Galen Howard, university supervising architect from 1901-1922. (UC Press photo)
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Jane K. Sather
Jane K. Sather
Jane Kros Sather funded the tower that bears her name. (Photo courtesy of UC Berkeley Bancroft Library)
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