UC Santa Cruz Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Video games may be OK for toddlers-if mom or dad join inRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Parents, you may be able to stop feeling guilty about letting your toddlers play video games-as long as you're playing with them. That's the suggestion of a small study on the effects of touchscreen technology on kids' development.

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  2. School of Humanities Gets a New Dean: Welcoming Tyrus MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | New University

    ... research and administration. In his current position as vice provost and dean of graduate studies at UC Santa Cruz, Miller has supervised 36 Ph.D. and over 50 master's programs, spearheaded an impassioned 10-year plan to expand UCSC's graduate ...

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  3. Talk on ocean geology set for Thursday in CantonRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2018 | North Country Now

    St. Lawrence University's Department of Geology will present Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar James C. Zachos at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, in Bloomer Auditorium in Brown Hall, room 122. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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  4. Amtech Systems (ASYS) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "AMTECH SYSTEMS, INC. is engaged in the manufacture of several items of capital equipment, one of which is patented, used by customers in the manufacture of semiconductors.

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  5. Research Analysts' Downgrades for April, 10th (AEM, APPS, ARI,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "Agnico Eagle faces headwinds from lower expected production and higher costs in 2018. Its unit costs are expected to increase this year mainly due to lower expected production on a year over year basis.

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  6. SpaceX Not to Blame for Loss of Top-Secret Spy SatelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Live Science

    SpaceX isn't responsible for the loss of the top-secret Zuma spy satellite during the craft's launch earlier this year, according to media reports. On Jan. 7, Zuma lifted off atop a two-stage SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, kicking off a hush-hush mission for the U.S. government.

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  7. Disparities in coastal stream restoration in central CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... social disparities didn't surprise coauthor Erika Zavaleta, a professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at UC Santa Cruz. "We know that other environmental benefits, like clean air and water, are not equitably distributed in California to even ...

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  8. Coast Line: a Cruel and Unusuala to screen April 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Reel Work Labor Film Festival presents a screening of “Cruel and Unusual - The Story of the Angola 3,” 2-5 p.m. April 22 in the UC Santa Cruz Media Theater 453 Kerr Road, Santa Cruz. Parking is free on weekends and the theater is ADA accessible.

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  9. Meet our new faculty member: Vanessa Lynn LovelaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Brandeis' News

    As part of our series profiling new faculty, Vanessa Lynn Lovelace , the Allen-Berenson Fellow in Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies , talked with BrandeisNOW about her field and research. Lovelace joined the Brandeis faculty in the fall.

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  10. The Dangerous Misdiagnosis of Medical Bankruptcies Used to Promote ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Cybercast News Service

    One of the arguments for the need for the Affordable Care Act was a supposedly large and rising share of bankruptcies that were due to medical costs. One prominent study, authored by a team including current Senator Elizabeth Warren, found that more than 62 percent of all bankruptcies in 2007 were medical, with the share rising since 2001.

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  11. Coast Line: UCSC to honor Hector Tobar, Virginia EspinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    UC Santa Cruz will honor award-winning journalist Hector Tobar and filmmaker Virginia Espino, this year's recipients of the UC Santa Cruz Division of Social Science's Distinguished Alumni Award. Tobar and Espino will be recognized for their contributions to society during a free public reception at 2 p.m. April 27 in the La Felix Room at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center, 100 McAllister Way.

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  12. Encouraging the Next Generation of DoctorsRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    People gave Renee Crichlow, M.D., needed encouragement on her path to becoming a doctor. Now she's doing the same for others.

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  13. Glass 'Bread Crumbs' Could Lead the Way to Missing CraterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Live Science

    A spattering of miniscule glass "beads" found in the mountains of Antarctica may lead the way to an 800,000-year-old meteor impact crater. The tiny spheres, known as microtektites, are each no wider than a human hair.

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  14. Q&A: Poised for election as Santa Cruz County Superintendent of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... birthplace of Ecuador, where he attended middle and high school before returning to the U.S. to study at UC Santa Cruz. Sabbah began his career as a teacher at Aptos High School before stepping into the role of director of migrant education at ...

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  15. Pioneering artist, environmental activist Helen Harrison dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... convincing way to start a life.” Along with her collaborative work, Harrison was also a professor at UC Santa Cruz. Susan Solt, dean of UCSC's Arts Division, said Harrison's association with UCSC was a tremendous draw for her in considering ...

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  16. Mark Massoud: UCSC student housing plan falls shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    UC Santa Cruz has released the 1,150-page environmental analysis of its plan to solve the biggest housing crunch in its history, by adding approximately 3,000 beds of new housing. In a letter to the community, campus administrators explained that their reluctant solution to the housing crisis is to tarmac twelve acres of the East Meadow to make room for the last 140 units of this housing.

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  17. Debora Wade: Why I cana t support Santa Cruza s proposed rent control measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    I have many friends who left Santa Cruz because they couldn't afford to live here. I would love for Santa Cruz to build more affordable housing, and limit UC Santa Cruz's impact on the local housing market.

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  18. Jung-Ho Pak To Speak On The Future Of Performing ArtsRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2018 | Falmouth Enterprise

    Falmouth Academy Community Series will welcome Jung-Ho Pak, artistic director and conductor for the Cape Symphony, who will give a lecture on the future of the arts on Tuesday, April 3, at 7 PM. "A View from the Conductor's Podium: A Look at the Future of Performing Arts" will examine how the arts are valued in culture today, in education, entertainment, and civilization.

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  19. On Gardening: Removing elements to improve your landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Karwin is president of the Monterey Bay Area Cactus & Succulent Society, past president of the Friends of the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum, and a Lifetime UC Master Gardener (Certified 1999-2009). Visit ongardening.com for links to information on this ...

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  20. Chemists take on extreme sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Chemical & Engineering News

    For some chemists, seeing the results of their latest experiments brings sufficient excitement into their lives. But others, like Sarah Gerhardt , seek out more extreme thrills to bring balance to their intellectual pursuits.

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