January 14, 2002
Making the News
New findings on the migrations of white sharks by biologist Burney Le Boeuf, graduate student Scott Davis, and others received widespread media coverage, including stories in the Santa Cruz Sentinel, San Jose Mercury News, San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, Orange County Register, the Daily Telegraph in London, and the Scotsman. Television coverage included stations KCBA, KION, and Tech TV.
Alan Chadwick Garden manager Orin Martin made the cover of the Santa Cruz Sentinel's garden section in a Q&A column about fruit trees.
Arboretum director Dan Harder was featured in an article in the Santa
Cruz Sentinel about his upcoming talk to the Monterey Bay chapter of the American
Jonathan Fox of Latin American and Latino studies was quoted in La Opinion, California's largest and oldest Spanish language newspaper, after serving as an official observer during the Oaxaca Binational Indigenous Front's recent Tijuana assembly, where they elected new leadership.
Economist Manuel Pastor continues to field media queries about the economic
crisis in Argentina, most recently from the New York Times, the Sun-Sentinel
in Florida, and the Los Angeles Times.
Carter Wilson of community studies was featured in a Sentinel story
about Latino music that included the names of the five Spanish-language recordings
that he could not live without.