The website site will go live at 12:01 a.m. on March 8 for donors to make gifts and track their favorite projects in real-time. Giving Day 2017 builds on the success of last year’s event, when nearly 3,000 donors came together to collectively give $340,000.
The campaign is the university’s first campuswide effort to build a culture of giving in support of students, faculty, and campus programs. Launched in 2009 and publicly announced in fall 2013, the campaign has raised $311 million in gifts.
Startup company with UC Santa Cruz roots now developing hand-held diagnostic device based on solid state nanopore technology which will have applications in medical diagnostics, agriculture, food safety and environmental monitoring.