October 25, 1999
Making the News
Ravi Rajan of environmental studies was interviewed by KCBS on Subcontinental
politics following the coup in Pakistan on October 13. The interview was played on
KCBS news bulletins during the day .
Gary Griggs, director of the Institute of Marine Sciences, wrote an editorial
on the subject of stewardship of the earth for the San Jose Mercury News.
If you heard a recent Morning Edition story on NPR about African American
entrepreneurship, credit Rob Fairlie of economics with helping get reporter
Chris Arnold up to speed on the subject.
When Ali Akbar Khan accepted the appointment of distinguished adjunct professor
of music to UCSC, the story was covered by India West, Metro Santa Cruz, the
San Jose Mercury News, the Santa Cruz County Sentinel and Good Times.
Thorne Lay, professor and chair of earth sciences, was interviewed for an
article in the Santa Cruz County Sentinel about scientists' efforts to predict
A press conference by Arts & Lectures guest speaker Art Spiegelman (who
won a Pulitzer Prize for his books, Maus I and Maus II), was covered by KSBW-Channel
8, the Santa Cruz County Sentinel, Metro Santa Cruz, the Connection,
City on a Hill Press, Good Times, and the San Jose Mercury News.