The Berkeley Wire: 10.09.12

Cesar E. Chavez Solar Calendar Memorial, Berkeley. Photo: beckcowles

UC Berkeley grad shares Nobel Prize in physics (AP/ABC)
Alice Waters, legion of Chez Panisse alum cook for President Obama (Inside Scoop)
First look at Belli, opening shortly in Berkeley (Grub St SF)
Cal joins effort to increase graduation rates nationwide (Daily Cal)
Alice Waters helps launch edible schoolyard in Sacramento (Sac Bee)
Shattuck to host Berkeley’s first Sunday Streets event (Daily Cal)
UCLA football: the Berkeley curse continues (Bleacher Report)
Tr!ckster settles in Berkeley (Publishers Weekly)