The Berkeley Wire: 04.20.18

Tree of Knowledge by Ron Rothbart

UC Berkeley to launch esports community center on campus (KRON)
Nine faculty members elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences (UCB News)
My son pioneered an epilepsy drug derived from marijuana. An FDA panel just approved it (Wired)
At UC Berkeley a squirrel ran for student Senate and won, driving some people nuts (LA Times)
George Oster, pioneer in applying mathematics to biology, dies at 77 (UC Berkeley)
UC Berkeley to launch an esports community center on campus (Kron4)