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Chained protesters block Highway 17 in Santa Clara County, March 3, 2015. (Caltrans)

Police Use Jackhammers To Break Up Chained Student Protesters Blocking Highway 1

Police arrested six protesters from the University of California, Santa Cruz, who shut down State Route 1 for several hours by chaining themselves to bins filled with concrete placed in lanes.

03/03/2015

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Guide To A Three-Day Weekend In Santa Cruz

One of the finest South Bay destinations for a three-day weekend is in Santa Cruz, featuring the University of California at Santa Cruz, the world famous Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and fabulous Monterey Bay.

01/25/2014

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Leading San Francisco Psychologist Offers Expert Advice In Furthering Your Education

In an increasingly competitive environment for Bay Area jobs, valuable insight and advice from a leading expert in psychology might help students decide how to manage their career paths.

01/20/2014

UCSC officials said Ronan is the first non-human mammal convincingly shown to be able to keep the beat. (UCSC/CBS)

Santa Cruz Sea Lion Is First Ever Trained To Keep A Beat

Scientists at a UC Santa Cruz lab trained the sea lion – named Ronan – to bob her head in time with rhythmic sounds. They then showed that she could transfer this skill to tempos and music she hadn’t heard before.

04/02/2013

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UC Santa Cruz Student Dies After Ravine Plunge

Police at the University of California, Santa Cruz were investigating what led to the death of a student who was found in a ravine Wednesday morning.

02/28/2013