50th Timeline

50th Anniversary Timeline

Contribute to the dynamic timeline of our history. Post a memory, share a photo and recount 50 amazing years of being truly original. [View Timeline]


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Most spectacular Alumni Weekend ever
April 23–26, 2015

UC Santa Cruz celebrates 50th anniversary

Alumni Achievement

SanjayanM. Sanjayan (Ph.D. biology, '97), host of the new groundbreaking PBS nature series EARTH A New Wild, has been selected as the recipient of the 2015 UC Santa Cruz Alumni Achievement Award .... Read More »

Review Magazine

Cover of Review Magazine

In the fall '14 issue of UC Santa Cruz Review: What we've learned since Loma Prieta, Toni Morrison ponders good and evil in literature, UC Santa Cruz's role in an ambitious new food initiative, and more. Read More »