Do These People Fly UC Berkeley Flags all the Time, Or Only On Days When Cal Wins a Nobel Prize?

I don’t have enough data to make this determination.

As seen yesterday, October 4th, 2011, in the Western Addition – it’s the mansion of patriotic San Franciscans:

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Congratulations, Dr. Saul Perlmutter! You now have “worldwide fame and campus parking.”*

All the deets after the jump.

*Don’t let the Streetsblog people find out about the free on-campus parking perk. I’m seriously.

UC Berkeley’s 22 Nobel Prize winners:

Current Faculty Nobel Laureates at Berkeley

Deceased Faculty Nobel Laureates

Nobel Prizes have been awarded to 25 UC Berkeley alumni:

Physiology or Medicine
1944: Joseph Erlanger, 1895
1952: Selman Waksman, Ph.D. ’18
1978: Hamilton Smith, ’52
2006: Andrew Z. Fire, ’78
2009: Carol Greider, Ph.D. ’87

Chemistry
1934: Harold Urey, Ph.D. ’23
1949: William F. Giauque, B.S. ’20, Ph.D. ’22
1951: Glenn T. Seaborg, Ph.D. ’37
1960: Willard Libby, B.S. ’31, Ph.D. ’33
1983: Henry Taube, Ph.D. ’40
1986: Yuan T. Lee, Ph.D. ’62
1989: Thomas Cech, Ph.D. ’75
1993: Kary Mullis, Ph.D. ’73
1995: Mario Molina, Ph.D. ’72
1996: Robert Curl, Ph.D. ’57
2000: Alan Heeger, Ph.D. ’61

Physics
1955: Willis Lamb, B.S. ’34, Ph.D. ’38
1997: Steven Chu, Ph.D. ’76
1998: Robert Laughlin, ’72
2004: David Gross, Ph.D. ’66
2006: John C. Mather, Ph.D. ’74

Economics
1980: Lawrence Klein, ’42
1993: Douglass North, B.A. ’42, Ph.D. ’52
2002: Daniel Kahneman, Ph.D. ’61
2005: Thomas C. Schelling, B.A. ’44

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