New UC Berkeley Dorm Named after David Blackwell

Thursday, February 8, 2018

The university made an exciting announcement that a new dorm will be named after Emeritus Statistics Professor David Blackwell. Professor Blackwell was the first African-American tenured faculty member at UC Berkeley. The Statistics Department is happy to share that his memory will live on and incoming students will learn about him by living in a building named after him. See the full post on Berkeley News here.