Volume 1
Number 9
Nov. 25-Dec. 8, 1996


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Research Update

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Of Note

New Faculty

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Chemistry demonstrations galvanize kids at Discovery Museum

[Photo of
researcher with young student at Discovery Museum]

Cliff Harris, Ph.D. candidate in chemistry and biochemistry at UCSC, calls himself "The Kid's Chemist." That nickname is well deserved, Harris proved recently, as he held hundreds of kids in thrall with chemistry demonstrations at the Children's Discovery Museum in San Jose. (Click on photo for full-length caption and additional photos.)

Regents adopt budget proposal for 1997-98

A 1997-98 budget proposal which would provide the University of California with slightly less state support than it received in 1989-90 was adopted November 15 by the Board of Regents.

Message from Chancellor Greenwood

Following a rally on November 18 by several dozen UCSC graduate students, the chancellor shares her perspective on the students' concerns.


[Photo of Chancellor
Greenwood on a farm tour]

Dale Huss of Ocean Mist Farms gives Chancellor Greenwood a tour of the company's artichoke fields in Castroville. (Click on photo for full-length caption and larger image.)

Cookbook benefits Friends of the Farm and Garden

[Cover of newly
released cookbook]

From Bittersweet Bistro to The Shadowbrook, recipes from some of the finest restaurants in Santa Cruz County are featured in a new cookbook.



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