The Berkeley Wire: 12.06.17

Brown pelican Aquatic Park, Berkeley. Photo: TJ Gehling

Alternatives submitted for sheltering Berkeley’s homeless (East Bay Times)
Computer scientist Randy Katz named vice chancellor for research (UCB News)
Holiday shopping a cinch with UC Berkeley gift guide (UC Berkeley News)
UC Berkeley alumnus Daniel Quiroz dies at 29 (Daily Cal)
Police arrest man accused of stealing laptops on the UC Berkeley campus (KRON)