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Aug. 24-Sept. 6, 1998  

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Remembering a beloved teacher and renowned researcher
[Photo of Kenneth Norris] Kenneth S. Norris, acclaimed marine-mammal researcher, founder of the University of California Natural Reserve System, and beloved teacher of natural history, died on Sunday, August 16. He was 74.

Two UCSC faculty publish book and CD on composer
A new book on Lou Harrison, one of America's most influential and renowned contemporary composers, has just arrived in bookstores.

Summer program pairs teachers and physicists
Three local high school teachers are getting hands-on experience at UCSC's Santa Cruz Institute for Particle Physics (SCIPP).

Currents Online is produced every two weeks during the summer. The next issue will be posted on Monday, September 7.

State budget invests in UC access and outreach

UCSC advances in national college ranking

University Advancement beats fund-raising records in 1997-98

Campus breaks ground on Core East project

Workers to burn off gas in closure of storage facility

Faculty talk toxic emissions, milk, and America's ruling class

NASA Ames staff tour UCSC labs, facilities

Book tackles problems posed by unrecovered chemical weapons

Controlled burn gets a slow start in Marshall Field

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