Students began moving into on-campus housing
on Thursday, ushering in the new academic year. Caroline Casey (right),
a freshman from Oakland who applied to UCSC as a biology major,
makes her way to her new homea double room at Oakes College.
Casey will have a few days to get her room in order, as fall-quarter
instruction doesn't begin until Thursday, September 23. [More]
Completion of the Engineering 2 Building this
summer has added 150,000 square feet of new office, laboratory,
and classroom space on campus, primarily for use by the Baskin School
of Engineering. The new building "provides quality spaces for
further development of research programs and adequate space for
our staff organizations," said Engineering Dean Steve Kang.
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