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Save Lick in the News

Science Magazine

Campaign saves famed Lick Observatory, but challenges remain

November 7, 2014

Nature Magazine

California observatory wins back funding

November 6, 2014

UC Berkeley California Magazine

Starry, Starry Fight: University of California Says it Will Keep Funding Lick Observatory

November 5, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Why UC changed its mind about funding Lick Observatory

November 5, 2014

New York Times

Funding Is Restored for Storied California Observatory

November 5, 2014

SF Gate

UC backs off its threat to end funding to Lick Observatory

November 5, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

UC: Lick Observatory will be funded

November 5, 2014

The Daily Californian

UC Overturns Decision to Withdraw All Funding to Lick Observatory

November 4, 2014

UC Santa Cruz

UC Confirms Continued Support of Lick Observatory

November 4, 2014

The Daily Californian

UCOP passes the buck over Lick Observatory

October 10, 2014

The Daily Californian

Saving Lick Observatory for the next generation

September 23, 2014

The Daily Californian

UC does not plan to shut down Lick Observatory

September 9, 2014

The Daily Californian

Student research comes first UNIVERSITY ISSUES: By investing in outside facilities instead of funding Lick, the UC is depriving students from research opportunities.

September 5, 2014

The Daily Californian

Facing A Waning Future

September 2, 2014

New York Times

A Star-Gazing Palace’s Hazy Future

June 2, 2014

KPIX Channel 5 News

Scientists Hope To Save Lick Observatory After University Of California Announces Funding Cuts

May 12, 2014

SFGate

UC astronomers fight to save Lick Observatory

May 12, 2014

Daily Bruin

Congress members urge UC to continue funding Lick Observatory

April 25, 2014

Zoe Lofgren

35 Members of California’s Democratic Congressional Delegation Urge UC’s Napolitano to Keep Lick Observatory Open

April 23, 2014

Daily Bruin

Op-ed to UCLA Daily Bruin by Astronomers

April 21, 2014

Daily Bruin

Editorial in UCLA Daily Bruin

April 21, 2014

Daily Bruin

UC’s Lick Observatory might soon shut down operations

April 15, 2014

CA Congressional Delegation Members Urge UC's Napolitano to Keep Lick Observatory Open

February 20, 2014

UC Berkeley California Magazine

Not Licked Yet: The Fight to Keep an Iconic UC Observatory Open

February 18, 2014

KQED

California Report Story on Lick

January 24, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Op-ed by Senior Lick Astronomers

January 14, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Letter to Editor from the Lick Observatory Council

January 8, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Letters from Readers

December 2013

San Jose Mercury News

Lick Observatory's astronomy research could end

December 17, 2013

Science Magazine
Lick Observatory in Trouble As Austerity Starts to Bite

December 13, 2013