The Berkeley Wire: 04.30.12

Faculty members, researchers disagree on Occupy the Farm [Daily Cal]
Volunteers paint, plant, patch, on “Rebuilding Day”
[Patch]
Berkeley’s “new” downtown: behind the brand [Beyond Chron]
“In Paris” with dialogue in Russian and French [Examiner]
Reviewed: “Holy Sisters” at the Berkeley Symphony [SFist]
UC Berkeley faculty, staff invited to host Japanese students [UCB]
How will UC Berkeley find its next chancellor? [SF Business Times]
Pet therapy dogs help relieve Cal students’ stress [Mercury News]

Photo: Rose on Portland Street, by seaangel/Berkeleyside Flickr pool.