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Volume 1
Number 16
Feb. 3-9, 1997


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In King lecture, Cornel West delivers message of challenge, hope
[Photo of Cornel West delivering lecture] The keynote speaker at UCSC's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation, Harvard scholar Cornel West said the slain civil rights leader's legacy should be viewed in the context of an ongoing struggle for social justice.
(Photo: Shmuel Thaler)

Multi-object spectrograph helps keep Lick Observatory at forefront
[Photo of Multi-Object Spectrograph]
A miniature forest of robotically controlled optical fibers has sprouted from the end of the 120-inch Shane Telescope at Lick Observatory, letting astronomers capture and analyze faint rays of light from dozens of distant stars or galaxies at the same time. (More photos)

UCSC alumna establishes library endowment
A best-selling romance novelist has made a gift to UCSC--her alma mater--to establish an important library endowment.

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