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    Revamped Gauchos Win Back-to-Back Matches in Home Doubleheader https://t.co/jhnkYqqbPZ
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    .@UCSB_Baseball pitching staff combines to allow just one ER on Saturday, but Gauchos were narrowly edged out 2-1 b… https://t.co/XXMPf7zJMt
    11 hours 3 min ago
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    11 hours 17 min ago
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    No. 17 UCSB Splits the Day with Win, Loss in Barbara Kalbus Invitational https://t.co/FjOu7m7yVi
    11 hours 35 min ago
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    Sweet Senior Night for UCSB After Thrilling Comeback Victory https://t.co/JvMB1rM2PU
    11 hours 36 min ago
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    12 hours 23 min ago
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    King Leads the Way as Gauchos Bounce Back at CSUN, 82-73 https://t.co/xetzeO9GgK
    12 hours 23 min ago
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    Walk-Off Win Highlights Day Three of Gaucho Classic I https://t.co/YVRwLO1AYO
    12 hours 31 min ago
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    Gauchos Drop 5-2 Decision Against No. 40 Utah https://t.co/UG0MH8Q465
    13 hours 10 min ago
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    In a unique evening of Chinese culture, the brilliant pipa master @wumanpipa and #HuayinShadowPuppetBand will perfo… https://t.co/vQVQPQYGp2
    15 hours 3 min ago
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    RT @sbseasons: Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour's 27th year in Santa Barbara 2/27-28 https://t.co/fmdyBe2Uxj @sbseasons #SBFilm @Art
    17 hours 20 min ago
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    RT @carmenmccain: This week, I went to hear #MatthewDesmond @just_shelter speak at UCSB @ArtsandLectures on how evictions are behind much o…
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    @SRodgerBock @AstroTerry @NatGeoLive @NatGeoBooks @NatGeoPR We’ll have copies for sale at the event through… https://t.co/HLBciQPq9t
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    RT @jbk14mv10: Saving a wetlands preserve from invasive weeds...pretty nice little Saturday...#GauchosGiveBack https://t.co/TaqsCjx8V3
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Highlighted Events

  • February 16, 2018 to February 25, 2018
    Unwanted from the moment she’s born, Sunny is determined to escape her life in rural China and forge a new identity in the city. As naïve as she is ambitious, Sunny views her new job in a grueling factory as a stepping stone to untold opportunities. When fate casts her as a company spokeswoman at a sham PR event, Sunny’s bright outlook starts to...
  • February 26, 2018
    Sometimes, a little distance is all you need to see things in a brand new way. For astronaut Terry Virts, his newfound perspective was from the International Space Station (ISS), where he installed the Cupola observation module, granting an unprecedented 360-degree view from the station. When he became the commander of the ISS, he took more...
  • February 27, 2018
    A Santa Barbara institution, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is a perennial fan favorite. Featuring the world’s best films and videos on mountain subjects, the tour awes viewers with thrills and grandeur captured in exotic locations the world over. The show’s wide variety of film subjects – from extreme sports to mountain culture and...
  • February 28, 2018
    The world is witnessing the greatest mass migration since 1945. More than sixty-five million people, about one in every hundred on Earth, have fled their homes. Some are internally displaced; others are refugees who have moved to multiple countries. This talk will discuss the three main causes of this giant human tide: the implosion of the Middle...
  • February 28, 2018
    The fourth edition of the lecture series, “Fast & Curious: ED Talks from UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School,” will feature four faculty members and two Ph.D. candidates from the Gevirtz School giving no more than an eight-minute talk each about their research or work that is shaping education. This edition in particular will feature topics...
  • February 28, 2018
    A Santa Barbara institution, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is a perennial fan favorite. Featuring the world’s best films and videos on mountain subjects, the tour awes viewers with thrills and grandeur captured in exotic locations the world over. The show’s wide variety of film subjects – from extreme sports to mountain culture and...
  • March 1, 2018
    This talk approaches the controversy over the killing of the gorilla Harambe in the Cincinnati Zoo in May 2016 as a unique window onto the making of animalness and blackness in the contemporary U.S.  It will explore the notion of a racial-zoological order in which the “human” is constructed simultaneously in relation to both the “black” and the “...
  • March 1, 2018
    Freshman Dance Concert
  • March 1, 2018
    Combine high-energy showmanship with elements of gypsy jazz, honky-tonk blues and witty swing overtones, and you’ll have Squirrel Nut Zippers. In honor of the 20th anniversary of Hot, the band’s top-charting fast-and-loose ode to hot jazz, SNZ creator Jimbo Mathus and founding drummer Chris Phillips have enlisted leading musicians from New Orleans...
  • March 2, 2018
    In the present, on the campus of a California public university, Lupe, a Latinx theatre professor, directs a production of the 1613 Spanish Golden Age comedy, La Dama Boba (The Daffy Dame), by Lope de Vega. Personalities collide onstage and off as the company grapples with the issues of race, class, and gender raised by the play. As opening night...
  • March 3, 2018
    In the present, on the campus of a California public university, Lupe, a Latinx theatre professor, directs a production of the 1613 Spanish Golden Age comedy, La Dama Boba (The Daffy Dame), by Lope de Vega. Personalities collide onstage and off as the company grapples with the issues of race, class, and gender raised by the play. As opening night...
  • March 4, 2018
    Loosely adapted from Edith Nesbit’s 1910 fantasy novel, The Magic City tells the story of nine year-old Philomena, whose great love is building miniature structures out of books, toys and found objects. Left alone in a vast mansion belonging to her sister’s fiancé, Philomena secludes herself in the attic where she builds a miniature city, later...
  • March 6, 2018
    Founded in 1979, Madrid’s Compañía Nacional de Danza returns to Santa Barbara with a work that is a statement of its compelling artistic direction. Johan Inger’s Carmen is a visionary retelling of mythic and universal elements of passion and violence. Debuting in 2015, and winning the coveted Benois de la Danse prize for choreography in 2016, this...
  • March 6, 2018
    In the present, on the campus of a California public university, Lupe, a Latinx theatre professor, directs a production of the 1613 Spanish Golden Age comedy, La Dama Boba (The Daffy Dame), by Lope de Vega. Personalities collide onstage and off as the company grapples with the issues of race, class, and gender raised by the play. As opening night...
  • March 7, 2018
    Directed by Jeremy Haladyna, the UCSB Ensemble for Contemporary Music (ECM) will present its annual winter concert on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 4 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall on the UCSB campus. Photo by Eric Isaacs.
  • March 7, 2018
    This year’s Diana and Simon Raab Writer-in-Residence is acclaimed naturalist and writer Helen Macdonald. She is the author of three books, including Shaler’s Fish (2001), Falcon (2006), and H is for Hawk (2014), winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction, the Costa Book Award, and the Prix du Meilleur Livre Étranger. Her work includes...
  • March 7, 2018
    Founded in 1979, Madrid’s Compañía Nacional de Danza returns to Santa Barbara with a work that is a statement of its compelling artistic direction. Johan Inger’s Carmen is a visionary retelling of mythic and universal elements of passion and violence. Debuting in 2015, and winning the coveted Benois de la Danse prize for choreography in 2016, this...
  • March 8, 2018
    While the Fourteenth Amendment guarantees citizenship to those born or naturalized in the U.S., this Constitutional right has endured attacks since its passage in 1868, and it continues to be at risk today. 14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark & Vanessa Lopez traces these battles from their roots in the struggles against slavery prior to the Civil War...
  • March 8, 2018
    Under the direction of Paul Bambach, the UCSB Wind Ensemble will present its annual winter concert on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. Photo by Eric Isaacs.
  • March 8, 2018
    UCSB Dance Company
  • March 8, 2018
    Wu Man is the world’s premier master of the pipa, a “one-woman force of nature” (Gramophone). A principal member of Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble, her adventurous spirit and virtuosity leads to collaborations across artistic disciplines. In an evening of traditional Chinese music and other selections with shadow puppetry, the brilliant Huayin...
  • March 9, 2018
    The UCSB Chamber Choir, under the direction of Grey Brothers, and Women's Chorus, under the direction of Tyler Reece, will present their annual winter concert on Friday, March 9, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church (1500 State St.). Photo by Tony Mastres.
  • March 9, 2018
    Tyler Okonma, aka Tyler the Creator is one of the most compelling artists of our generation. As a producer, composer and songwriter, his four studio albums have topped the Billboard charts, while his most recent release, Flower Boy was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 2017 Grammy Awards. Beyond music, however, he’s built a creative empire –...
  • March 10, 2018
    BFOM, UCSB's premiere all-male a Cappella group, is having their quarterly concert! Come watch us sing and play games onstage. This event will feature several other groups as openers as well as Camp Kesem UCSB, a charity that BFOM has been partnering with for several years. The event will be open to all for just $5 at the door or online through a...
  • March 10, 2018
    Directed by Scott Marcus, the UCSB Middle East Ensemble will present its annual winter concert on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. in UCSB’s Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. Photo by Tony Mastres.