A Scholarship Benefit Dinner

Susan Wojcicki

Susan Wojcicki

(M.S. applied economics, ’93) Senior Vice President, Advertising Google
Bill Dickinson

Bill Dickinson

(Cowell ‘68, philosophy) Founder of the Smith Renaissance Society
  • Saturday, February 25, 2012
  • Regency Ballroom, Fairmont Hotel, San Jose
  • Reception: 6 pm
  • Dinner: 7 pm
  • Cost: $200 per person
    ($100 goes toward student scholarships)
  • RSVP by February 16, 2012

Complimentary Round Trip Shuttle Service:
Departing from 2155 Delaware Avenue, Santa Cruz, at 5:00 p.m. To reserve a shuttle space, please list the names in your party when you register.

Distinguished Host:

Emmett D. Carson, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer,
Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Keynote speaker:

Susan Wojcicki
Senior Vice President of Advertising, Google
A key member of the Google startup team, Susan now leads the design, innovation and engineering of all of Google’s advertising products—accounting
for 96 percent of Google’s revenue.

Special Tribute:

Bill Dickinson
(Cowell '68, Philosophy)
Founder of the Smith Renaissance Society

Bill will receive the UC Santa Cruz Foundation’s Fiat Lux Award for his outstanding commitment to independent students at UCSC—those who are homeless, foster or runaway youths, orphans, or wards of the court. Read more about the Smith Renaissance Society.

Volunteer Committee


  • Brandon Allgood - M.S. Physics 2001, Ph.D. Physics 2005 *
  • Mary E. Doyle -  Porter, 1974*
  • David Doshay - College Eight, 1982, M.S. Physics 1990*
  • Charlie Eadie - Cowell, 1974*
  • Susan Hammer
  • Paul Simpson - Kresge, 2002*
  • Barbara Silverthorne - Stevenson, 1983*

* UC Santa Cruz Alumni

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