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Volume 1
Number 14
Jan. 20-26, 1997


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Remembering Kenneth Thimann, founding provost of Crown College
[Photo of Kenneth Thimann] Kenneth V. Thimann, whose career spanned more than 50 years at Harvard and UCSC, died on January 15. (More photos)

UCSC graduate receives prestigious award
Scott Seiwert, a former UCSC biology student, received the prestigious 1996 Pharmacia Biotech & Science Prize for Young Scientists. The $20,000 international prize for molecular biology was awarded for an essay Seiwert wrote explaining the significance of his doctoral work at Yale University.


UC begins discussions on long-term fee policy
UC President Atkinson says the time is right to adopt a long-term student fee policy that would allow students and parents to better plan for the cost of a UC education.

UCSC exhibits work of celebrated California artist
[Photo of Chancellor Greenwood and Charles Griffin Farr] One of California's great realist painters was honored at a recent reception for his donation of a dozen of his paintings and drawings to UCSC.
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