Longtime civil rights activist Joseph Lowery will be
the keynote speaker at the Dr. Martin Luther King Memorial Convocation
January 10 at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium. Lowery helped found the
Southern Christian Leadership Conference with King in 1957. [More]
UCSC soil scientist Marc Los Huertos is just back from
a conference in Nanjing, China, with a sobering message for American farmers.
Los Huertos says strong international environmental regulations could
be what saves U.S farmers from a formidable agricultural competitor. [More]