This is UC Santa Cruz

A roundup of recent news, events, happenings, and special reports.

October 2018

Ada Recinos: Council crusader

College Ten ’15, sociology

By Peggy Townsend, October 2018

Darrick Smith: A mission to give back

Oakes '96, sociology

By Amy Ettinger, October 2018

Jeremy Strick: Living artfully

Cowell ’77, art history

By Amy Ettinger, October 2018

Gia Voeltz: Cell sleuth

Crown ‘94, biochemistry and molecular biology

By Peggy Townsend, October 2018
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Bringing everyone to the table

Efforts boost numbers of women in tech aimed at sparking innovation

October 2018
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We need your leadership

One of the first rules for a successful leader is to set and clearly communicate an agenda. In these tumultuous times, that is truer than ever, and it is as much about leadership and personal values as it is about...

By John Laird (Stevenson '72, politics), October 2018
Vera Rubin peering through telescope

Empowering discovery through diversity

Because diversity enhances scientific success, UC Santa Cruz has established the Vera Rubin Presidential Chair for Diversity in Astronomy

By Peggy Townsend, October 2018
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Fall 2018 Alumni Notes

News, notes, updates, and announcements from Slug alumni

October 2018
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About the Fall 2018 Issue

From the print magazine (Click for larger image) UC Santa Cruz Magazine appears twice a year: spring and fall. Inclusion of advertising in UC Santa Cruz Magazine is not meant to imply endorsement of any company, product, or service being...

October 2018
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Letters from Spring 2018

Rants, raves, recommendations, and love letters from our readers.

October 2018

Our way of giving back

Denise Gallant and Kevin Monahan fell in love at KZSC. But the radio station, and Kresge College, also gave them the skills that built their careers. By including the college and the station in their will, they’re able to make...

October 2018