The Rise of Veganism: A Clash of Ethics and Progress 

Last year, you would be hard-pressed to go on social media without seeing the latest and greatest plant-based products that were being launched or the most recent celebrity that decided to live the vegan life! Last year was also a huge year for new business partnerships. Many small vegan companies partnered up with larger corporations…

Carnivores Anonymous: A New Approach to Beating Meat and Dairy Addiction

For some people, making the choice to go vegan is as simple as watching “Earthlings” or “What the Health.” For others, it is much more difficult. Food addiction, specifically the addiction to meat and dairy, can keep even the most strong-willed and well-intentioned person from adopting a plant-based lifestyle. The addictive nature of meat and…

The Humane Cosmetics Act and How You Can Help End Animal Testing!

Did you ever stop to think about how many products you use in a day? You most likely use shampoo, conditioner, and soap in the shower. Once you’re good and clean, on goes the moisturizer, deodorant, and hair gel (Oh my!). Don’t forget your makeup! You get the point. Most people use multiple hygiene products…

UC Berkeley Challenge Lab Encourages Students to Develop New Plant-Based Meats

Have you ever wondered where some of the most successful entrepreneurs got their start? Behind every entrepreneur is the idea that sparked their success. At the UC Berkeley Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology, a team of highly qualified instructors, mentors, and industry leaders are working together to spark the imaginations of young entrepreneurs to…