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chancellor A highly regarded administrator, scholar, and champion of women’s issues and diversity, Carol Tecla Christ was confirmed in March as the campus’s 11th chancellor.
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Starting July 1, she will be the first
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“Berkeley changed my life. It changed my
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female chancellor in Berkeley’s 149-year history. sense of the world,” Christ said following her unanimous confirmation by the UC Board of Regents. Reflecting on the university’s transformational nature, she said there are few places in the United States where you feel that history is being made around you, and that “there’s no subject on the face of the earth that someone at Berkeley doesn’t know about and is not pushing the boundaries of
our understanding even further.”