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Izzy Connor: Blazing a Slug trail to the OlympicsIzzy Connor: Blazing a Slug trail to the Olympics

Rhythmic gymnast Izzy Connor will be the first UC Santa Cruz student to compete in the Olympics—the result of years of both personal struggle and success.

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UC Santa Cruz is among the top five universities in the nation for social mobility

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Spotlight thumbnailThis is Stevenson College

Founded in 1966 on a hill overlooking Monterey Bay, Stevenson is one of the first colleges at UC Santa Cruz. Its theme, "Self and Society," emphasizes the goals of both self-understanding and active participation in one‘s community.

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