Nobel Prize

Another name for Shockley gift

I am getting fed up with the fuss being made over the acceptance and naming of the 28-acre parcel of land given to the Auburn community by the Shockleys and with the reservation th ...

ACLU opposes Shockley park

The idea of naming a 28-acre parcel of publicly owned Auburn parkland after eugenics proponent and Nobel Prize winner William Shockley is getting some high-profile opposition. The ...

ARD naming policy not worth paper that it’s printed on

What’s the use of having a policy if it’s not followed? The Auburn Recreation District board of directors should be asking itself that question following yet another decision ...

We still have Shockley Road, Shockley Woods

We live in North Auburn and have walked through “Shockley Woods” many times, always with a sense of appreciation that this wooded parcel is not developed. We hope that ARD will ...