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For 45 years, the Los Mejicas folklorico dance troupe has connected students with their cultural traditions—and each other.

For 45 years, the Los Mejicas folklorico dance troupe has connected students with their cultural traditions—and each other.

Dancing for joy

Los Mejicas provides much-needed community for students who are looking to find their footing far from home. The dancers in turn are wonderful role models for their audiences and ambassadors for the campus.

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Draft sustainability plan open for feedback

Draft sustainability plan open for feedback

Elida Erickson, Director of Sustainability

Planning committees have expanded the scope of the Campus Sustainability Plan 2017-22.

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Stand up for science

Stand up for science

In an op-ed for the "Santa Cruz Sentinel," Professor Karen Holl calls for a sustained and multi-faceted effort to advocate for science and evidence-based policy making.

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Report covers latest sea-level rise science

Report covers latest sea-level rise science

A team led by Professor Gary Griggs reports on the factors that affect how much the ocean will rise along California's coast in coming decades.

Alumni Weekend offers reconnection, revelry

Alumni Weekend offers reconnection, revelry

Returning Banana Slugs are in for three days of learning, adventure, and mind-expanding fun when they return for Alumni Weekend, April 28–30.

Five alumni of graduate programs honored

Five alumni of graduate programs honored

The honorees, one from each academic division, will also join in panel discussions on career opportunities and entrepreneurship during Alumni Weekend.

Group looks at culture of accountability

Group looks at culture of accountability

In support of Beyond Compliance, the campus hosted a gathering to discuss progress toward creating a campus free from sexual misconduct—and what more is needed.

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