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Rising AboveRising Above

A stubborn strength propelled alumnus Dr. Ramon Resa, who went from working in the fields by the age of 3 to successful pediatrician with a practice in the Central Valley.

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UC Santa Cruz ranks second best university in the nation for social mobility

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Spotlight thumbnailYounger Lagoon Reserve: An outdoor classroom for coastal research

Located on the UC Santa Cruz Coastal Science Campus, the natural reserve’s 25-acre lagoon provides unparalleled opportunities for students to learn about the environment.

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