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Cover Story - June 17, 2011

The many worlds of George Marcus

Palo Alto's real-estate titan hopes to save University of California

by Gennady Sheyner

As University of California regents settled into their seats in a spacious auditorium on the second floor of a University of California San Francisco building in November, campus police clad in riot gear gathered outside to watch a scattering of students and workers gel into a protest movement.

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