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					 ALUMNI NEWS                                                                                                                                                       Connect at the alumni                    To help you make connec-

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      doreen schack
                                                                                                                                                                                                        tions quickly and informally in
                                                                                                                                                                   Online Community                     cyberspace, the site has e-mail
                                                                                                                                                                                                        addresses for almost 30,000

                                                                                                                                                                          ith campus reunions           UCSC alumni. Search by name,

                                                                                                                                                   judith calson
 Alumni Association                                                                                                                                                       coming up in April, now       college, year, or major, or by
                                                                                                                                                                          is a great time to look       city, state, or any keyword.
 Councilors, 2006–07                                                                                                                                               up old friends and classmates            The Online Community
                                                                                                                                                                   in the UCSC alumni Online            also allows you to RSVP for
 Cowell                                                                                                                                                            Community. Invite your favor-        reunions, regional, and other
 Gregory Canillas ’90                                                                                                                                                                   ite Banana      events; post a “class note” with
 Karen Rhodes ’77, Vice President
   for Internal Affairs
                                                                                                                                                                                        Slugs to join   your latest news; make career
                                                                                                                                                                                        you at the      connections; get campus up-
                                                                                                                                                                                        reunions        dates; read profiles of alumni;
 David Brick ’69
 Amy Everitt ’92, Vice President                                                                                                                                                        described       and more. Check it out today.
   for External Affairs                                                                                                                                                                 at left.                                        Alumni regional events organizers: back row (l–r), Eion Lys
 Paul H. Mixon ’71                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             (Merrill ’03, San Francisco Bay Area), Beata Panagopoulos
 Joan Fitting Scott ’69,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 matt fitt
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               (Cowell ’75, Boston), Sukhie Bal (Crown ’01, Los Angeles), and
   Executive Vice President
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Brian Globerman (Graduate Division ’85, Seattle/Rainier);
 Crown                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         front row, Maya Skinder (Porter ’04, Los Angeles), and Alumni
 Kyoko Bomberg Freeman ’85                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Association regional events coordinator Allison Garcia (Kresge ’81)
 Jerry Ruiz ’77
 Rick Simpson ’73
 Stacey Vreeken ’83

 Merrill                                  Tanya Ragir (Stevenson ’76) samples a vintage at the 2006 Alumni Vintners Wine Tasting.                                                                                                                            Berkeley to Boston,                  up the hill, and the unique col-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  legiate academic environment at
 Ken Doctor ’71, Past President
 Patrick R. A. Ford ’93, Vice                                                                                                                                                                                                                                alumni reconnect                     UCSC. It’s bringing all that we
   President for Finance
                                     Banana Slug Spring Fair reunion weekend, April 28–29                                                                                                                                                                                                         experienced into the ‘real world’

 Dominador Siababa ’75, President
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 n Berkeley not too long          and showing our continuing

 Porter                                    oin us for reunions, receptions, lectures, and more on Saturday, April 28, at Banana                                                                                                                                  ago, about 30 people of all      connection to the campus.”
 Mary Doyle ’74                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ages, backgrounds, and pro-          Lys’s gathering was one of
 John Gutierrez ’73                        Slug Spring Fair. For up-to-the-minute information and to RSVP, call the Alumni                                                                                                                                   fessions—most of them strang-        about 50 such events each year
 Rob Sawyer ’72

                                     Association at (800) 933-SLUG or check the web,                                                                                                                                               ers to each other—showed up at       that are organized by alumni
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             a popular pub to imbibe, chat,       volunteers with support from
 Panda Kroll ’81                                                                                                                                                     This year 48 financially needy undergraduates received a total
 Paul D. Seeman ’76                                                        R Dinner for UCSC’s Summer          R School of Engineering 10th                                                                                                                  and swap business cards. After       the UCSC Alumni Association.
                                          17th Annual UCSC Alumni                                                                                                    of $105,000 from the Alumni Association Scholarship Fund.
 Sharif Traylor ’85                                                        Bridge Program alumni, staff,       Anniversary: robot demos, stu-                        Among this year’s winners are, top row (l–r): Meray Aghyarian,                          refreshments and conversation,       Volunteers recently organized a
                                          Vintners Wine Tasting. Wines,
                                                                           and faculty                         dent projects, dean’s reception,                      Sara Fonseca, Ivan Orta, Zoë Patrick, and Cherisse Shoemaker;                           there was a giveaway of decals,      Boston-area museum tour, a San
 Oakes                                    gourmet hors d’oeuvres, and
                                                                                                               alumni achievement awards, and                        bottom row: Ebony Johnson, Kathlyn Vo, Musu Yanguba, Chelsea                            key chains, and an especially        Diego faculty lecture, and a Los
 Filomena Trindade ’85, Vice
                                          live music—all by alumni         R Crown College 40th
    President for Administration                                                                               tours, including the new Game                         Liakos-Gilbert, and Lorena Fonseca.                                                     sought-after T-shirt. Satisfied      Angeles showing of films made
                                                                           Anniversary, with a keynote talk
 Ruth P. Wilson ’75                                                                                            Design Lab                                                                                                                                    guests proposed ideas for their      by UCSC alumni, to name just
                                     R All-Alumni Reunion Luncheon,        by U.S. Public Health Service
 College Eight                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               next meeting. One suggested          a few.
                                     reconnects old friends and            captain Cheryl Scott (Oakes         R Class of 1972 Celebration
 Susan Brutschy ’80                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          informal social networking;              Some programs are just for
                                                                           ’74), followed by a reception at
 Aaron Cole ’91

 Graduate Division
                                     faculty; recognizes ’67, ’72, ’77,
                                     ’82, ’87, ’92, ’97, and ’02 grads.    the provost’s house and free
                                                                                                               R Departmental reunions for
                                                                                                               education, psychology, and all                         JOIN THE UCSC ALUMNI ASSOCIATION                                                       another proposed a program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             about hypnosis. “How about an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  graduates and their guests.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Others bring alumni together
                                                                           dinner at the dining hall                                                                      $40 annual membership • $500 life membership
 Emily Moberg Robinson ’04           R Distinguished Faculty Lecture:                                          sciences                                                                                                                                      evening of hypnosis, followed        with parents of current students,
                                                                           R Oakes College 35th                                                                                                                                                              by networking?” one participant      donors, and other campus
 Ex Officio                          “Challenges in the Development                                            R Opera-To-Go student arts                             R Digital Library access to online journals and magazines
 Ray J. Austin, Chair,               of an AIDS Vaccine,” presented        Anniversary Celebration, with                                                                                                                                                     suggested with a wink.               friends. Events are now being
                                                                                                               performances                                                                                      (pilot through June 30, 2007)
   Student Union Assembly            by Phillip Berman, chair of           founding provost J. Herman                                                                                                                                                            The group’s common bond          planned for cities throughout
 George R. Blumenthal,                                                                                         R Dedication of the new                                R Discounts on events, including reunions
                                     biomolecular engineering, with        Blake and other key faculty                                                                                                                                                       is “not just nostalgia,” says        California and the nation.
   Acting Chancellor                                                                                           Humanities Buildings                                   R Group savings on insurance and travel
 Carolyn Christopherson,             responders Cheryl Scott (Oakes        R Classics at Cowell                                                                                                                                                              Eion Lys (Merrill ’03) an office         To find out more, check the
                                                                                                                                                                      R Banana Slug Bulletin membership newsletter
   Executive Director                ’74), U.S. Public Health Service                                          R Admissions 101: a “how-to”                                                                                                                  manager at an electronic press       Events Calendar at alumni.ucsc.
 Faye Crosby, Chair,                                                       R Provosts’ receptions at every
                                     captain, and UCSC Foundation                                              session for prospective students,                                                                                                             in the San Francisco Bay Area.       edu. To propose an event, e-mail
   Academic Senate                                                         college                                                                                        View the full list of benefits and join online at:
                                     Vice President Gordon Ringold                                             their alumni parents, and inter-                                                                                                              “It’s being part of a community      Allison Garcia at the UCSC
 Berra Yazar, President,
                                     (Crown ’72), chairman and                                                 ested friends                                                                                                        of people who remember walk-         Alumni Association,
   Graduate Student Association
                                     CEO of Alavita.                                                                                                                                                                                                         ing among the deer, trudging

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