Faculty Panel: Remembering Mary Holmes

Saturday, April 26, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Faculty Panel: Remembering Mary Holmes
with Jim Bierman, Paul Lee, John Dizikes & UCSC Alumni
Page Smith Library


This event is a part of the UCSC Alumni Weekend, but all are welcome to attend. Our speakers will reflect on the life and legacy of Mary Holmes, her impact in forming Cowell College and her spirit that lives on so vividly in our community at UCSC and in Santa Cruz.

We are happy to have a wonderful panel of some of Mary Holmes’ closest friends and colleagues from her time here at UCSC.

Featuring speakers:

Jim Bierman
UCSC Digital Arts Professor, crucial contributor to UCSC will join other founding faculty to speak about the lasting impression of Mary Holmes.

Paul Lee
Colleague of Mary Holmes, Paul Lee played a crucial role in founding UCSC’s Chadwick Garden. He remembers the early days of Cowell, riding horses to work with Mary Holmes.

John Dizikes
Also a colleague of Mary Holmes, John Dizikes is a Professor Emeritus of American Sudies at UCSC, served as Cowell College Provost, is author of numersou articles and four books. John won the 1993 National Book Critics Circle Award for “Opera in America: A Cultural History.”

and UCSC alumni

RSVP required

Online bookings are not available for this event.