True Originals

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Molecular biologist and then-UC Santa Cruz chancellor offered a radical proposal to launch a massive project to determine the complete DNA sequence of the human genome. Continue»

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Spotlight thumbnailCommencement 2015

Scholars and their supporters gathered for a very special edition of UC Santa Cruz commencement, falling on the year of the campus's 50th anniversary. Continue»

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