Sina Grace: Representation matters

Comics creator Sina Grace (Stevenson ‘08, literature) centers LGBTQIA characters as the industry evolves to include more diversity—and he looks forward to including even more heroes from all backgrounds.

By Dan White, August 2022

Kim TallBear: Protecting Native American DNA and Indigenous rights

In her work as a professor of Native studies, author, lecturer, and more, Kim TallBear (Ph.D. ’05, history of consciousness) has a goal of building Indigenous institutions and capacities.

By Peggy Townsend, August 2022

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Must-read UC Santa Cruz news stories

August 2022

Musical chair

Best known for producing the long-running soap opera Days of Our Lives, alumnus Ken Corday has brought new opportunities to the film department at UCSC—and has now created the Corday Family Chair in Music.

By Haneen Zain (College ‘21, politics), August 2022

Empowering women leaders

Alumna Cassi Janakos, whose company offers lactation programs, created an endowment for the Feminist Studies Department with the aim of empowering other women as leaders and innovators.

By Christy Tall, August 2022

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August 2022

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August 2022

About the summer 2022 issue

Staff, contributors, and information

August 2022

Summer 2022 Alumni Notes

News, notes, updates, and announcements from Slug alumni

August 2022