Top News

  • Giant clam
    Researchers have shown how iridescent structures in giant clams might provide a blueprint for improving the design of solar cells
  • Scientists show that a subset of present coral fauna will likely populate oceans as water temperatures continue to rise
  • UCSB, UC Santa Barbara, convocation, students
    With pomp and fanfare, UCSB continued its tradition of welcoming freshmen and new transfer students

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  • The Worster Summer Research Program

    If students wrote essays about what they did during vacation, this year’s Worster Summer Research Fellows would have amazing stories to tell

  • Thousands of students and their families took the next big step in their lives as Move-In Weekend brought new and returning students to the UCSB campus.

Featured Events

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A screening and Q&A with screenwriter Scott Neustadter kicks off fourth season of Script to Screen series
2:00 pmOctober 12
Raffaello D'Andrea
The innovator, entrepreneur, artist and scholar on "Feedback Control and the Coming Machine Revolution"
4:00 pmOctober 13
Café KITP presents The Choreography of Cells: How Living Matter Dances to a Genetic Tune.
5:30 pmOctober 14

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Video Picks

video of the parking structure 22 photovoltaic project
a video of CCS instructor Hank Pitcher's cycle of seasons paintings at COPR