Adam C. Siepel Adam C. Siepel is an American computational biologist known for his research in comparative genomics, particularly the development of statistical methods and software tools for identifying evolu...
Adam Cornford Adam Cornford (born February 26, 1950, in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England) is a British poet, librettist, and essayist.
Adam Smarte Adam Smarte (born May 9, 1987 in Monrovia) is an Liberian soccer player who currently plays for Ventura County Fusion in the USL Premier Development League.
Adrienne Russell Adrienne Russell is an associate professor of Digital Media Studies at the University of Denver and co-director of the Institute for Digital Humanities.
Akiva Schaffer Akiva D. "Kiv" Schaffer (born December 1, 1977) is an American writer for Saturday Night Live, film director, songwriter, member of The Lonely Island and actor.
Alan Chong Lau Alan Chong Lau (born July 11, 1948 in Oroville, California) is an American poet, and artist.
Alan Dressler Alan Michael Dressler (born 23 March 1948) is an American astronomer at the Carnegie Institution for Science of Washington, D.C.
Alexander Gonzalez Alexander Gonzalez (born 1946) is the 11th president of California State University, Sacramento (Sacramento State), where he began in 2003.
Alexandra Kennedy Alexandra Kennedy MA, author and psychotherapist, is an adjunct faculty member of John F Kennedy University, has been a faculty member of University of California Santa Cruz Extension, and taug...
Alfred Arteaga Alfred Arteaga (1950 – July 4, 2008) was a Chicano poet, writer, and scholar.
Alice Inoue Alice Inoue is an astrologer, feng shui expert, inspirational speaker, ordained minister, author, and spiritual educator.
Ally Walker Allene Damian "Ally" Walker (born August 25, 1961) is an American actress, producer, director and screenwriter.
Alyona Minkovski Alyona Leonidovna Minkovski (Алёна Леонидовна Минковски, born 30 January 1986) is a Russian American correspondent and presenter.
Andres Saenz-Hudson Andres Saenz-Hudson also known as Andres Hudson (born on August 25, 1975 in Schaumburg, Illinois, US) is an American actor of Mexican and Scottish/Dutch/Danish descent.
Andrew Schelling Andrew Schelling (born January 14, 1953 Washington D.C.), is an American poet and translator.
Andy Samberg David A.J. Samberg (born August 18, 1978) is an Emmy and Golden Globe-winning American actor, comedian, writer, and member of the comedy group The Lonely Island.
Annie Wells Annie Wells is an American photographer, winner of a Pulitzer Prize.
Anton Peterlin (soccer) Anton Alexander Peterlin (born April 4, 1987) is an American soccer player who plays for the Danish club HIK as a midfielder, having previously played for San Francisco Seals, Ventura County Fus...
Arthur Torres Art Torres is a United States Democratic Party state senator.
bell hooks Gloria Jean Watkins (born September 25, 1952), better known by her pen name bell hooks, is an American author, feminist, and social activist.
Ben Goldberg Ben Goldberg is an American clarinet player and composer.
Bettina Aptheker Bettina Fay Aptheker (born September 13, 1944) is an American political activist, feminist, professor and author.
Betty Spindler Betty Spindler (born 1943) is an American ceramist, known for her ceramic renditions of fruits, vegetables, and other foods.
Brannon Braga Brannon Braga (born August 14, 1965) is an American television producer, director and screenwriter currently serving as an Executive Producer on the Fox primetime series Cosmos: A Space-Time Ody...
Camryn Manheim Camryn Manheim (born March 8, 1961) is an American actress known primarily for her roles as attorney Ellenor Frutt on ABC's The Practice, Delia Banks on CBS's Ghost Whisperer and as Elvi...
Cary Fukunaga Cary Joji Fukunaga (born July 10, 1977) is an American film director, writer and cinematographer.
Catherine L. Malone Catherine L. Malone is an American biologist and an author and co-author of biological subjects including works on biogeography and genetic variation.
Ch'ien Lee Ch'ien C. Lee is a photographer and botanist specialising in the carnivorous plant genus Nepenthes.
Charles Noland Charles Noland is an American actor, appearing in over 100 different films and television episodes with recurring roles on The West Wing (7 Seasons) and ER (2 Seasons).
Chester Dunning Chester S. L. Dunning (born January 27, 1949) is an American professor of Russian and European history at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas.
Chris Brandt Chris Brandt is an American filmmaker and cartoonist, director of the documentary "Independents".
Chris Tashima Chris Tashima (born in 1960, in Cambridge, MA) is a Japanese American actor and director.
Clive Sinclair (author) Clive John Sinclair FRSL (born 19 February 1948) is a British author who has published several award-winning novels and collections of short stories, including The Lady with the Laptop and '...
Cole Swensen Cole Swensen (b. 1955, in Kentfield, California) is an American poet, translator, editor, copywriter, and professor.
Dan Pulcrano Dan Pulcrano is a journalist, publisher, newspaper owner and Web executive in San Jose, California.
Dana Cuff Dana Cuff is an American architect, professor, and founding director of cityLAB at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
Dana Priest Dana Louise Priest (born May 23, 1957) is an American journalist and writer.
Danielle Dutton Danielle Dutton is an American writer and publisher, and an assistant professor at Washington University in St. Louis.
David A. Sonnenfeld David Allan Sonnenfeld (born 31 July 1953) is professor of sociology and environmental policy at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, which he joined i...
David Talbot David Talbot (born September 22, 1951) is an American progressive journalist, author and media entrepreneur.
Dawn Atkins (anthropologist) Dawn Atkins (born February 13, 1962) is an American writer of nonfiction and fiction, as well as an activist and educator.
Deborah Madison Deborah Madison is an American chef, writer and cooking teacher.
Douglas Bevington Douglas Bevington is the writer of the newly released book The Rebirth of Environmentalism: Grassroots activism from the Spotted Owl to the Polar Bear.
Edward Neumeier Edward Neumeier (often credited as just Ed Neumeier) (born 1957) is an American screenwriter, producer and director best known for his work on the science fiction movies RoboCop and ...
Emily Jane White Emily Jane White is a songwriter, pianist, and guitarist from California who released her debut album in 2007.
Eric Bakovic Eric Bakovic is a linguist and associate professor in the Department of Linguistics at the University of California, San Diego with a specialization in phonology; he is also affiliated with the...
Eric Holt Giménez Eric Holt Giménez is an agroecologist, political economist, lecturer and author.
Erik Marcus Erik Marcus (born October 25, 1966) is a writer and public speaker who runs the website Vegan.com, which discusses veganism news, vegan topics of interest, animal rights and animal welfare throu...
Gary Hoffman Gary Edward Hoffman is a former tackle in the National Football League.
Gary Young (poet) Gary Eugene Young (born 1951) is an American poet, printer and book artist.
Geoffrey Marcy Geoffrey W. Marcy (born September 29, 1954) is an American astronomer, who is currently Professor of Astronomy at the University of California, Berkeley, famous for discovering more extrasolar p...
Gershom Gorenberg Gershom Gorenberg (גרשום גורנברג) is an American-born Israeli historian, journalist and blogger, specializing in Middle Eastern politics and the interaction of religion and politics.
Gillian Welch Gillian Welch (born October 2, 1967) is an American singer-songwriter.
Gregory Bateson Gregory Bateson (9 May 1904 – 4 July 1980) was an English anthropologist, social scientist, linguist, visual anthropologist, semiotician and cyberneticist whose work intersected that of many oth...
Gus Hansen Gustav "Gus" Hansen (born Gustav Jacobsen on February 13, 1974 outside Copenhagen, Denmark) is a professional Danish poker player who lives in Monaco.
Hector Tobar Hector Tobar is a Los Angeles author and journalist whose work examines the evolving and interdependent relationship between Latin America and the United States.
Henry Rubin Henry S. Rubin (born 1966) is an American sociologist known for work on transsexualism.
Howard Winant Howard Winant is an American sociologist and race theorist.
Hyun Yi Kang Laura Hyun Yi Kang(born 1967) is a Korean-American scholar and writer.
Héctor Tobar Héctor Tobar (born 1963, Los Angeles) is a Los Angeles author and journalist, whose work examines the evolving and interdependent relationship between Latin America and the United States.
J. Doyne Farmer J. Doyne Farmer (born 1952) is an American physicist and entrepreneur, with interests in chaos theory, complexity and econophysics.
Jackie Chavez (Singer) Jackie Chavez is a Singer Jackie Despi Chavez is an Filipina Singer, Songwriter, Arranger and Actress.
James Charles Kopp James Charles Kopp (born August 2, 1954) is an American citizen who was convicted in 2003 for the 1998 sniper-style murder of Barnett Slepian, an American physician from Amherst, New York who pe...
James S. Bubar James S. "Jim" Bubar is the Alternate National Committeeman for the District of Columbia Democratic State Committee and is currently running for National Committeeman representing the District o...
Jan Simek Jan F. Simek is an American archaeologist and educator who was the interim president of the University of Tennessee system from 2009–2010.
Jeffrey Lena Jeffrey Stanley Lena (born 1958) is an American lawyer based in Berkeley, California, who represents the Holy See in civil lawsuits in the United States.
Jesse Reklaw Jesse Reklaw is an American cartoonist and painter, author of the syndicated dream-based comic strip Slow Wave.
Jesse Thorn Jesse Thorn (born April 24, 1981) is an American public radio show host/creator.
Jessica Wooley Jessica E. Wooley (born in 1968 in Scottsdale, Arizona) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Hawaii House of Representatives since January 16, 2013 representing District 39.
John Doolittle John Taylor Doolittle, American politician, was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1991 to 2009, representing.
John Grinder John Grinder, Ph.D. (born January 10, 1940) is an American linguist, author, management consultant, trainer and speaker.
John M. Ackerman Dr. John Mill Ackerman Rose is an author as well as a professor at the Institute of Legal Research of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) and vice president of the International A...
Jonah (Paffhausen) Metropolitan Jonah (born James Paffhausen Jr., October 20, 1959) is an American Orthodox retired bishop who served as the primate of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA) with the title T...
Jonah Paffhausen Metropolitan Jonah (born James Paffhausen Jr., October 20, 1959) is an American Orthodox retired bishop who served as the primate of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA) with the title T...
Jonathan Kirsch Jonathan Kirsch is an attorney, writer, and a columnist for the Los Angeles Times.
Joseph DeRisi Joseph DeRisi is an American biochemist, specializing in molecular biology, parasitology, genomics, virology, and computational biology.
Joseph Palermo Dr Joseph A. Palermo (born 1959) is an Associate Professor of History at Sacramento State University, an author and a commentator.
Joshua Lynn Joshua E. Lynn or Joshua Lynn (born December 14, 1969 in Santa Barbara, California) was the Chief Trial Deputy of Santa Barbara County, Santa Barbara, California from 2008–2010.
Julia E. Sweig Julia E. Sweig is the Nelson and David Rockefeller Senior Fellow for Latin America Studies and Director for Latin America Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations and specializes in Latin Ame...
Julie Corliss Julie Corliss is a medical writer with more than sixteen years of experience in consumer health issues.
Julie Heffernan Julie Heffernan (born 1956 in Peoria, Illinois) is an American painter.
K. Silem Mohammad Kasey Silem Mohammad is an American poet, and Professor at Southern Oregon University.
Lisa Witter Lisa Witter is the co-author of The She Spot: Why Women are the Market for Changing the World and How to Reach Them (Berrett-Koehler, 2008) and is partner and Chief Change Officer of Fenton ...
Liz Claman Elizabeth Kate "Liz" Claman is the Emmy Award-winning journalist and anchor of the Fox Business Network show Countdown to the Closing Bell at 3 pm ET and co-anchor at 2 pm ET and 4...
Liz Friedlander Liz Friedlander is an American film, music video and television director.
Lore Sjöberg Lore Christian Fitzgerald Sjöberg (born June 27, 1970, under the surname "Shoberg") is an internet humorist, co-founder of the Brunching Shuttlecocks humor website and author of The Book of Ra...
Lorin Ashton Bassnectar is the stage name of Lorin Ashton, a freeform electronic music producer and DJ based in Santa Cruz, California.
Madison Nguyen Madison Phuong Nguyen (born 1975) is an American politician from California.
Marc Okrand Marc Okrand (born July 3rd, 1948) is an American linguist and is most notable as the creator of the Klingon language.
Marisa Olson Marisa Olson (b. 1977 in Frankfurt) is a new media artist, curator, critic, and media theorist.
Mark Jarman Mark F. Jarman (born June 5, 1952 Mount Sterling, Kentucky) is an American poet and critic often identified with the New Narrative branch of the New Formalism; he was co-editor with Robert McDo...
Mark M. Phillips Mark M. Phillips is an American internationally recognized astronomer in the observational studies of all classes of supernovae.
Martha Herbert Martha Herbert is an American physician and assistant professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School and pediatric neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Marti Noxon Martha Mills "Marti" Noxon (born August 25, 1964) is an American television and film writer first known for writing and producing Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Michael Roukes Michael Lee Roukes (born October 9, 1953) is an American experimental physicist, nanoscientist, and the Robert M. Abbey Professor of Physics, Applied Physics, and Bioengineering at the Californi...
Michael Tobias Michael Charles Tobias (born June 27, 1951) is an American author, ecologist, mountaineer, and filmmaker.
Mike Rotkin Mike Rotkin is a former lecturer in community studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz, long-term city council member and the ex-mayor of Santa Cruz, California (mayor as of November...
Mike Schennum Mike Schennum is a photojournalist with The Arizona Republic, which is based in Phoenix, Arizona.
Nia K. Foxx Nia Foxx (born November 24, 1973) is an American romance writer of several works.
Nicholas B. Suntzeff Nicholas B. Suntzeff (b. 1952, Berkeley, CA) is an American University Distinguished Professor and holds the Mitchell/Heep/Munnerlyn Chair of Astronomy in the Department of Physics & Astronomy a...
Nicholas Vasallo Nicholas Vasallo (born October 28, 1979) is an American experimental composer of Filipino and Taiwanese descent.
Niketa Calame Niketa Calame (born on November 10, 1980) is an African American actress who is best known as the voice of young Nala in Disney's popular animated film The Lion King (1994).
Nora Okja Keller Nora Okja Keller (born 22 December 1965, Seoul, South Korea) is a Korean American author.
Norman Packard Norman Harry Packard (born 1954 in Billings, Montana) is a chaos theory physicist and one of the founders of the Prediction Company and ProtoLife.
Olga Talamante Olga Talamante is a Chicana political activist and the current executive director of the California-based Chicana/Latina Foundation.
Omi Vaidya Omi Vaidya (ओमी वैद्य) is an American actor who is best known for his performance as Chatur Ramalingam or "The Silencer" in the 2009 Bollywood film, 3 Idiots.
Owen Van Natta Owen Van Natta is formerly the Executive Vice President of Business at Zynga, an internet company that makes online social games.
Patricia Aakhus Patricia "Patty" Aakhus, also known by her maiden name and pseudonym, Patricia McDowell, was an American novelist and director of International Studies at the University of Southern Indiana.
Patrick Farley Patrick Sean Farley is a freelance illustrator and Web page designer working out of Portland, Oregon.
Paul Mayeda Berges Paul Mayeda Berges (born 11 September 1968 in Torrance, California) is an American screenwriter and director.
Peggy V. Beck Peggy V. Beck is an American author known for her research on fool archetypes and ritual clowns.
Peter Barsocchini Peter Barsocchini (born 1952) is an American screenwriter, author, and television producer best known for his scripts for the High School Musical series.
Piers Moore Ede Piers Moore Ede is a British born writer, with a travel book Honey and Dust published by Bloomsbury in 2004.
Rachel Goslins Rachel Goslins (born July 23, 1969) is Executive Director of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities, an advisory committee to the White House on cultural policy.
Rebecca Romijn Rebecca Alie Romijn (born November 6, 1972) is an American actress and former fashion model.
Richard Bandler Richard Wayne Bandler (born February 24, 1950) is an American author and trainer in the field of self-help.
Richard Deutsch Richard Deutsch (born 1953) is an American sculptor who works primarily in the Minimalist and Expressionist genres.
Richard White (historian) Richard White is an American historian, a past President of the Organization of American Historians, and the author of influential books on the American West, Native American history, railroads,...
Rick Bauman Richard H. "Rick" Bauman is a former Democratic politician from the U.S. state of Oregon who served in the Oregon House of Representatives and on the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners in t...
Robert John Russell Robert John Russell is founder and Director of the Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences. He is also the Ian G. Barbour Professor of Theology and Science in Residence at the Graduate Theological Union.
Robert Shaw (physicist) Robert Stetson Shaw (born 1946) is an American physicist who was part of Eudaemonic Enterprises in Santa Cruz in the late 1970s and early 1980s.
Ron Eglash Ron Eglash (born December 25, 1958 in Chestertown, MD) is an American cyberneticist, professor of science and technology studies at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and author widely known ...
Ron Gonzales Ronald R. Gonzales (born 1951) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party, who served as the 63rd Mayor of San Jose, California.
Rubén Valtierra Rubén Valtierra (born December 26 1954 in San Rafael, California) is the keyboardist best known for working with "Weird Al" Yankovic.
Sabrina Weill Sabrina Solin Weill is an American journalist and online/print media consultant as CEO of Weill Media.
Sam D'Allesandro Sam D’Allesandro (born Richard Anderson) (April 3, 1956 – February 3, 1988) was an American writer and poet.
Sean R. Garner Sean R. Garner is a physicist currently working on a diverse suite of projects for Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), in San Francisco, CA. Garner received his BA, Mathematics and BS, Physics fr...
Shamek Pietucha Shamek Pietucha is a retired butterfly swimmer born in Poland, who competed for Canada at the 2000 Summer Olympics.
Shelly Mars Shelly Mars (born 1960, Celina, Ohio) is a performance artist, actor and printmaker based in New York.
Stanley Jungleib Stanley Jungleib (born Stanley Young, May 15, 1953) is an American musician, philosopher, author, inventor, and entrepreneur.
Stephanie Allain Stephanie Allain (born October 30, 1959) is an African-American producer of independent movies in Hollywood, California.
Stephanie Kaza Stephanie Kaza is Professor of Environmental Studies at the University of Vermont.
Stephen Mirrione Stephen Mirrione (born February 17, 1969) is an American film editor.
Stephen Wondolowski Stephen Wondolowski (born August 13, 1985 in Danville) is a former American soccer defender.
Steven Hawley Steven Alan Hawley (born December 12, 1951) is a former NASA astronaut who flew on five U.S. Space Shuttle flights.
Susan Wojcicki Susan D. Wojcicki is an American businesswoman and CEO of YouTube. Wojcicki is the daughter of Esther Wojcicki, an educator of Russian-Jewish descent, and Stanley Wojcicki, a Polish American physics professor at Stanford University.
Susie Bright Susannah "Susie" Bright (also known as Susie Sexpert) (born March 25, 1958) is an American writer, speaker, teacher, audio-show host, and performer, all on the subject of sexuality.
Teri Greeves Teri Greeves (born 1970) is an award-winning Kiowa-Comanche-Italian beadwork artist, living in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Theodore B. Fernald Theodore B. Fernald is a linguist and the chair of the Department of Linguistics at Swarthmore College.
Thomas Bass Thomas Alden Bass (born March 9, 1951) is an American writer and professor in literature and history.
Tracy Fullerton Tracy Fullerton (born 1965) is an American game designer, educator and writer.
Tyler MacNiven Tyler MacNiven is an American filmmaker and reality television contestant.
Valerie Landau Valerie Landau is an American designer, author and educator.
Victor Davis Hanson Victor Davis Hanson (born September 5, 1953) is an American military historian, columnist, former classics professor, and scholar of ancient warfare.
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Wendy Brown (political scientist) Wendy L. Brown (born November 28, 1955) is the First Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley where she is also affiliated with the Department of Rhetoric, and w...
Wick Haxton Wick C. Haxton (August 21, 1949 in Santa Cruz, California) is an American theoretical nuclear physicist and astrophysicist.
Will Bagley Will Bagley (born 1950) is a historian specializing in the history of the Western United States and the American Old West.
Will Hall Will Hall (born 1966) is an American mental health advocate, counselor, writer, and teacher.
William Finnegan William Finnegan (born 1952) is a staff writer at The New Yorker and well-known author of works of international journalism.
William T Fujioka William T Fujioka (also known as Bill Fujioka) is the incumbent Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Los Angeles County, having been appointed on July 23, 2007 by the Los Angeles County Board ...
Yoav Freund Yoav Freund is professor of computer science at the University of California, San Diego who mainly works on machine learning, probability theory and related fields and applications.
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