April 16, 2001
Making the News
Professor of astronomy and astrophysics Stanford Woosley was quoted in
stories about the cosmic origins of gold and silver in the San Francisco Chronicle
and San Jose Mercury News. Woosley, an expert on the formation of new elements
by stars, commented on a new theory proposed by other researchers.
The Santa Cruz Sentinel ran an article about a new sustainable business
practices award program developed by UCSC student interns while they were working
for the Sustainable Business Institute in Los Gatos. Caroline Berger, internship
coordinator for the Environmental Studies Department, and student interns Becky
Zito, Lev Melodyev, and Natasha Starz were quoted in the article,
The Santa Cruz Sentinel did a story recently on the women's water polo program and new head coaches Alan Cima and Randy Whitchurch; sophomore Andrea Durbiano was pictured, and seniors Dana Blankinship and Maria Zavala were quoted in the story.