February 21, 2000
Making the News
Research on elephant seal migrations and foraging ecology by biologists Burney
Le Boeuf and Daniel Costa was the subject of a lengthy and abundantly
illustrated story on the online news site ABCNEWS.com. Their work was previously
covered in the San Francisco Chronicle and San Jose Mercury News.
An article in the New York Times about the recovery of peregrine falcon
populations featured Brian Walton, coordinator of the Santa Cruz Predatory
Bird Research Group.
Julie Barrett Heffington, director of the Seymour Center at Long Marine Lab,
made an appearance on KION TV (Ch. 46) in a recent story about the center's upcoming
grand opening in March. Heffington was also featured on KION and KSBW (Ch. 8) in
January when both stations covered the dedication of the Seymour Center building.
The New Teacher Center's first high-profile event in San Jose attracted the
attention of KGO-TV (Ch. 7), which covered the discussion by a panel of educators regarding
the supply and quality of teachers in Silicon Valley.