About the winter ’24 issue

Above: Porter College courtyard (photo by Elena Zhukova) Credits UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SANTA CRUZ Chancellor Cynthia K. Larive Campus Provost, Executive Vice Chancellor Lori Kletzer Vice Chancellor, University Advancement Mark Delos Reyes Davis UC Santa Cruz Magazine Winter 2024 Editor...

February 2024

From the Chancellor

Expanding higher education opportunities

November 2023

Emily Sieu Liebowitz: A love letter long overdue

Emily Sieu Liebowitz (Rachel Carson ’07, literature) used the writing skills she developed at UC Santa Cruz to cowrite But Will You Love Me Tomorrow?, a book celebrating the songs and achievements of American girl groups of the ’60s

By Kristen Garabedian, November 2023

Maurice Conti: Diving into the future

Maurice Conti (Stevenson ’92, Japanese history) is a futurist, so he helps clients prepare for what’s coming, while also combining technology with storytelling to protect one of his lifelong loves—the ocean

By Kristen Garabedian, November 2023

Around the world in five weeks or less

Global Seminars give students the chance to explore their education abroad with UCSC faculty in the summer

By Grace Stetson, November 2023

Empowering students making an impact

The Josh Alper Scholarship, established in memory of alumnus and former University Library staff member Josh Alper, is awarded to students who volunteer and make an impact in the community. Alper’s father, Ted, put the scholarship in his will, which—when...

By Christy Tall, November 2023

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Must-read UC Santa Cruz news stories

November 2023

Travel with us!

Join us on one of our Inspired Expeditions! We have some amazing destinations in 2024.

November 2023


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November 2023