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Image caption: Valentin Lopez at the ceremony to remove the bell at Santa Cruz Mission Plaza. To see the full video, visit RemoveTheBells.org.
Loving the Land

The Amah Mutsun were the first people to care for this part of the Central Coast. Tribal Chairman Valentin Lopez talks about how the modern-day tribe is continuing that quest.


Image caption: Ralph Abraham, irrational?
How Ralph Abraham Made His Chaotic Way to Santa Cruz

In which a pioneer of Dynamical Systems Theory (and its cousin, Chaos Theory) moves from Princeton to ... wait... UC Santa Cruz, California?


Image caption: Stacy Caldwell, right, says the annual Give Back Tahoe campaign has become a “collective giving engine.”
Give Back Tahoe’s Biggest Season

A conversation with Stacy Caldwell, CEO of the Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation.

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