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Back in the days when the roads leading into town were dirt and narrow, a series of piers lined the ... [Read more]

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A trio of professors from the University of California at Santa Cruz started the Penny University in 1974. Page Smith, Professor of History, Paul Lee, Professor of Philosophy and Mary Holmes, Professor of Art History, created the Penny as an off campus salon that would be free and accessible to ..." [More]

Excerpted from Penny University by Carmen Morones