Dr. Novack was a member of the University of California delegation calling on California legislators on 8 March 2017.  He is shown here with the UC Santa Cruz delegation in the Senate Majority Leader, Senator Bill Monning (D-Carmel), and in the State Assembly Chamber with Assemblymember Mark Stone (D-Santa Clara, Monterey, Santa Cruz).  As a direct and indirect beneficiary of California’s investment in public higher education, Dr. Novack is a strong proponent of continued support of the University of California (see #growCAtogether).