Summer 2015 Profiles in Giving
Gratitude for a life of discovery
Siegmund Gutman attributes his life of discovery and inquiry to the interdisciplinary training he got at UC Santa Cruz. His way of expressing his gratitude? Monthly donations.
McHenry’s legacy continues
UC Santa Cruz’s founding chancellor Dean McHenry set the tone for the fledgling campus when it opened 50 years ago. Now his estate is sustaining his support of UC Santa Cruz long into the future.
Donors helped sociology graduate student Jimiliz Valiente-Neighbours preserve a piece of history.
Sustaining her vision
Mary Katherine Long's death at 53 was a great shock to her family. Her husband, Professor of Computer Science Darrell Long, decided to commemorate his wife by establishing the Mary Katherine Long Endowed Scholarship Fund.
Ricky Bluthenthal: Why do I give to UC Santa Cruz?
UC Santa Cruz had a big impact on my life when I was a student, and it still does. Being there helped me figure out how the world worked.