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1 hr ago | The Daily Nexus

Changes in UCSB Health Insurance

Students with health insurance providers outside of a 30-mile radius around Student Health are now ineligible to waive Gaucho Health Insurance according to policy changes made earlier this year.

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, UC Riverside, UC Berkeley, UC Davis

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Monterey County Herald

CSUMB growth fuels need for more student housing

SEASIDE >> Over the next 10 years, CSU Monterey Bay officials expect enrollment to double from about 6,000 now to 12,000.

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Related Topix: Marina, CA, Seaside, CA

Santa Cruz Sentinel

UCSC alum wins Emmy for HBO's "True Detective"

SANTA CRUZ >> UC Santa Cruz alum Cary Joji Fukunaga has won the "Outstanding Director for a Drama Series" Emmy for the HBO series "True Detective."

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Sin Nombre, Santa Cruz, CA, Movies, Drama

New York Magazine

An Everything Guide to Loving Cary Fukunaga

When the world met Emmy-winning True Detective director Cary Fukunaga during last night's Emmys telecast, the world realized, yes, he is immensely talented, but also: Oh hello, this man is a total babe .

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Related Topix: Jane Eyre, Drama Movies, Sin Nombre, Mexico, NY

Times-Standard

Baby sea stars hit coasts

With a wasting disease decimating populations of sea stars across the West Coast, local marine researchers are finding some solace in large numbers of returning juveniles making their way back to the coastline.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Santa Cruz, CA

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Ukiah Daily Journal

Looking About - local team offers college application aid

If you have a student in high school who has not yet begun attacking the subject of college applications, essay and the bazillion other components of getting into higher education, there is help for you.

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Related Topix: Ukiah, CA, Santa Cruz, CA, Standardized Testing, Education

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Ukiah Daily Journal

Looking About - local team offers college application aid

If you have a student in high school who has not yet begun attacking the subject of college applications, essay and the bazillion other components of getting into higher education, there is help for you.

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Related Topix: Ukiah, CA, Santa Cruz, CA, Standardized Testing, Education

NorCalBlogs

Life found below Antarctica's ice sheet

In a finding that has implications for life in other extreme environments, both on Earth and elsewhere in the solar system, researchers funded by the National Science Foundation this week published a paper confirming that the waters and sediments of a lake that lies 800 meters beneath the surface of the West Antarctic ice sheet support "viable ... (more)

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Related Topix: Oceanography, Science, Saint Olaf College, World News, United Kingdom, University of Tennessee, Ceredigion County, Wales, Powell, TN

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Body found in Kings Canyon National park is Santa Cruz hiker, teacher Gregory Muck

The body of a man found Wednesday in Kings Canyon National Park is that of a Santa Cruz hiker missing since Sunday, state authorities said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Kings Canyon National Park, Kings Canyon National Park, CA

The Ashland Daily Tidings

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Festival Noons:   Noon to 1 p.m. at Oregon Shakespeare Festival Carpenter Hall, 15 S. Pioneer St. Professor Michael Warren of the University of California, Santa Cruz, will present a lecture, "Late Shakespeare: 'The Tempest.'

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Related Topix: Folk-Rock, Talent, OR

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

UCSC alum reaches finals of military hero contest

SANTA CRUZ >> Veronica Lemus, a senior airman in the Air Force National Guard, holds many titles: mother of seven, fifth-grade teacher and UC Santa Cruz alum.

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Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, Rosamond, CA, Lancaster, CA

Hispanic Business

Novel chip-based platform could simplify measurements of single molecules

Researchers at UC Santa Cruz have developed a new approach for studying single molecules and nanoparticles by combining electrical and optical measurements on an integrated chip-based platform.

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New Scientist

The secret hop of the Californian flea seed

AT THE height of summer in California, countless tiny brown spheres fall from oak trees - and start jumping.

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Related Topix: Santa Cruz, CA, Entomology, Science, Science / Technology

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Sunrise ceremony to mark new light shed on coastal Native American history

SANTA CRUZ >> A collaborative pact to improve public insight into traditional Native American land stewardship practices will be codified in a sunrise ceremony Saturday.

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Related Topix: Santa Cruz, CA, San Juan Bautista, CA, Home Gardening, Home

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

UCSC professor to Assembly: Treat children seeking refuge humanely

SANTA CRUZ >> UC Santa Cruz professor Dana Frank, an expert in modern Honduran history, traveled to Sacramento Tuesday to speak in favor of a state Assembly resolution calling for humane treatment of the children fleeing from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador and seeking refuge in California.

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Related Topix: Folk, Assembly, US News, Illegal Immigration

Overclockers Club

Combining Molecular Measurement Techniques on a Single Chip

Many people likely associate the image of a table covered with beakers, flasks, burners, and at least one microscope with a chemistry laboratory, but that is likely to change in the future.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Santa Cruz, CA

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Coast Lines, Aug. 19, 2014: Talk about strawberry research Tuesday

A workshop on anaerobic soil disinfestation will take place 8:15-11:30 a.m. at the Santa Cruz County UC Cooperative Extension, 1432 Freedom Blvd., Watsonville, with Spanish translation provided.

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Related Topix: Santa Cruz County, CA, Watsonville, CA, California, Santa Cruz, Alternative

The Ashland Daily Tidings

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Growers Market: The Rogue Valley Growers and Crafters Market runs from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ashland Armory, 1420 E. Main St. See www.rvgrowersmarket.com.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Transgender, Ashland, OR

Mon Aug 18, 2014

EurekAlert!

Breast Cancer Breakthrough Award funds search for new treatments

UC Santa Cruz cancer researcher Seth Rubin has received a $350,000 grant to fund his work toward the development of a new class of drugs for treating breast cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biology, Science, Retinoblastoma, Genetics

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Business Digest, Aug. 19, 2014: UC Santa Cruz's Brenda Romero planning game conference

Brenda Romero, award-winning game designer in residence at UC Santa Cruz, entrepreneur, and Fullbright Fellow, is among those helping plan the Game Developers Conference March 2-6, 2015, in San Francisco.

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Related Topix: Santa Cruz, CA

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