College Nights

College Nights

By Marc Alexander (Crown ‘72) I arrived at Crown College in 1968, having been shown, by a high school guidance counselor, a picture of  a new college with dormitories nestled in the woods. More than 50 years later, much of what I learned in my classes has been...
Hahn, Peter (Crown ’71)

Hahn, Peter (Crown ’71)

phahn50@gmail.com I came to UCSC for the same reasons that most people did. I was attracted to the idealism of a new cutting-edge university focused on undergraduate education. The vision was that students...
Allayaud, William (Crown ’73)

Allayaud, William (Crown ’73)

Basketball Junkie Finds a Niche My family lived over the hill in San Jose, and I had been visiting the beaches of Santa Cruz since I was in 4th grade, so I instinctively knew that there were good reasons to be in Santa Cruz. And, my older sister had transferred there...