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Social Documentation director is executive producer of new PBS documentary

Mar 24, 2010 Professor Renee Tajima-Pena, graduate director of the Social Documentation program at UC Santa Cruz, is executive producer of Whatever it Takes, a new documentary airing on PBS March 30 at 10...

UCSC filmmaker Tajima-Peña receives prestigious United States Artists fellowship

Dec 14, 2009 Filmmaker Renée Tajima-Peña has been named a USA Fellow for 2009 by United States Artists....

Del Mar screens award-winning documentary by Renee Tajima-Peña on Oct. 19

Oct 8, 2009 The award-winning documentary Calavera Highway, produced and directed by Renee Tajima-Peña, will screen on Monday, October 19, at 7 p.m. at the Del Mar Theater in downtown Santa Cruz....

Undergraduates capture memories of 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake

Oct 5, 2009 Twenty years after the Loma Prieta earthquake, students record the memories of residents....

Graduate student documentaries featured during reception and screenings on June 12-13

Jun 4, 2009 Graduate students in Social Documentation present the Third Annual Master's Thesis Exhibition June 12-13. ...

First-ever UC Santa Cruz Business Plan Competition generates winning ideas

Jun 1, 2009 The first-ever UCSC Business Plan Competition showcased winning ideas....

Prop. 8 transformed the film Milk, writes film scholar B. Ruby Rich

Jan 20, 2009 The passage of Proposition 8 transformed the film Milk into a political touchstone, says film scholar B. Ruby Rich....

Film scholar B. Ruby Rich plays a leading role at Sundance Film Festival

Jan 14, 2009 For the 21st year, film scholar B. Ruby Rich helps shape the agenda at Sundance Film Festival....

Nurturing Change: Nidya Ramirez works to empower those most in need

Dec 4, 2008 Alumna Nidya Ramirez feels a responsibility to help people in difficult circumstances --including immigrants, the poor and working class, refugees, children, and abused women. ...

Four social scientists honored for teaching and research

Oct 7, 2008 Four social scientists were honored for teaching and research today (Tuesday, October 7) during the annual fall convocation hosted by the dean of the Division of Social Sciences....

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