Press Stories about the Society

"Home for the Holidays - Students lose their homes due to campus closure" City of the Hill Press, December 2nd, 2016

"Society helps UCSC students overcome difficult past" Santa Cruz Sentinel, November 8th, 2015

"Mentoring Group for Former Foster UCSC Students Kicks Off School Year" Santa Cruz Sentinel, September 30th, 2013

"Smith Renaissance Society supports achievement of independent students" UC Santa Cruz News, February 12, 2012

"Far from 'At Risk,' Former Foster Youth at UCSC" TWANAS, Spring 2010 (PDF)

"Profile of a Smith Renaissance Leader" UC Santa Cruz Review, Winter 2008-09 (PDF)

"Alumnus Looks to Expand Support" UC Santa Cruz Review, Fall 2008 (PDF)

"A Smith Collegiate Fellow Worked on Major Motion Picture" UC Santa Cruz Review, Fall 2004 (PDF)

"New Grant to Aid Innovative Foster Youth Program" UCSC Currents, April 5, 2004

"Scholastic Society Helping Wards of Court Succeed" January 16, 2003 City on a Hill Press (PDF)

"Supporting Students in Need" 2000-2001 UCSC Foundation Report (PDF)

"Beating the Odds: From Foster Care to UC Santa Cruz" Santa Cruz Sentinel, November 11, 2001 (PDF)

"Alumnus Creates Scholarship Honoring Page and Eloise Pickard Smith" UCSC Currents, May 3, 1999 (PDF)

"Alumnus's Fond Memories Inspire Scholarship" 1998-1999 UCSC Foundation Report (PDF)

Papers and Presentations from Society Meetings

University House Legacy Luncheon Remarks, November 29, 2011 (PDF)

Chancellor's Reception Remarks, May 1, 2010 (PDF)

Pioneer Classes Reunion Remarks, April 25, 2009 (PDF)

Pioneer Classes Reunion Remarks, April 18, 1999 (PDF)