The Berkeley Wire: 12.09.09

Sculler in Aquatic Park

Piano man: Earl “Fatha” Hines estate donates archive and free music lessons for low-income children to UC Berkeley [LA Times]
Quiet takeover of Wheeler Hall continues [NYT]
Survival of the kindest — we knew that in Berkeley [ScienceBlog]
Sketching at Saul’s. Love that pickle [Jana’s Journal]

[Photo of sculler in Aquatic Park by Douglas Frederic Smith from the Berkeleyside Flickr pool]