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SANTA CRUZ, CA

 

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We haven’t scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there’s one you can attend!

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Featured Presentation

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Rob Irion

Science Communication Program, UCSC in Santa Cruz

Rob Irion directs the Science Communication Program at UCSC. He's been a science journalist for more than 25 years, focusing on astronomy, cosmology, physics, and earth sciences. His most recent stories have appeared in National Geographic, Science, Smithsonian, and Scientific American. In his talk, listen as he describes how he came to have a passion and obession for space. 

"Presentation of the Day" on April 9, 2014.

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Santa Cruz City Council: Steve Schnaar

BY STEVE SCHNAAR
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 22, 2016

Steve Schnaar, a 2016 candidate for Santa Cruz City Council, talks about his vision for Downtown Santa Cruz.

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Santa Cruz City Council: Steve Pleich

BY STEVE PLEICH
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 22, 2016

Steve Pleich, a 2016 candidate for Santa Cruz City Council, talks about his vision for Downtown Santa Cruz.

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Santa Cruz City Council: Robert Singleton

BY ROBERT SINGLETON
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 22, 2016

Robert Singleton, a 2016 candidate for Santa Cruz City Council, talks about his vision for Downtown Santa Cruz.

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Santa Cruz City Council: Nathanael Kennedy

BY NATHANAEL KENNEDY
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 22, 2016

Nathanael Kennedy, a 2016 candidate for Santa Cruz City Council, talks about his vision for Downtown Santa Cruz.

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Santa Cruz City Council: Martine Watkins

BY MARTINE WATKINS
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 22, 2016

Martine Watkins, a 2016 candidate for Santa Cruz City Council, talks about her vision for Downtown Santa Cruz.

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Santa Cruz City Council: J.M. Brown

BY J.M BROWN
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 22, 2016

J.M. Brown, a 2016 candidate for Santa Cruz City Council, talks about his vision for Downtown Santa Cruz.

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Santa Cruz City Council: Drew Glover

BY DREW GLOVER
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 22, 2016

Drew Glover, a 2016 candidate for Santa Cruz City Council, talks about his vision for Downtown Santa Cruz.

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Santa Cruz City Council: Cynthia Mathews

BY CYNTHIA MATHEWS
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 22, 2016

Cynthia Mathews, a 2016 candidate for Santa Cruz City Council, talks about her vision for Downtown Santa Cruz.

 

SANTA CRUZ, CA Blog

Define the Meaning of Making It

“I played in a band, and always wanted to be on stage in front of a crowd of adoring fans.”
Jon Luini of Chime Interactive talks about how his definition of making it has changed over time. In “Define the Meaning of Making It” from PKN Santa Cruz, CA Vol. 8, he shares his life story and the trials, errors, and tribulations of "making it”.

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About the City's Organizers

  • Crystal Birns

    Project manager. Photographer. I carry my sketchpad wherever I go.

  • Peter Chester

    Peter Chester is a Santa Cruz based digital agency partner (http://tri.be) and electronic music producer (http://deepfried.info). Having spent well over a decade in web development, he is currently extremely active in the WordPress development community, speaking regularly at WordCamps and other WordPress events. When he is not running his business, Peter spends much of his time producing music with his band Deepfried (2003).