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    The @BanffMtnFest lineup is up! Here's the full list for Feb. 24, including Bluehue: https://t.co/5R91c7ItYm https://t.co/NVduem5pVl
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    The @BanffMtnFest lineup is up! Here's the full list for Feb. 23, including Climbing Ice: https://t.co/8VL9mAPi2O https://t.co/DOSTswtF0n
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    UCSB econ department has played a major role in helping graduating seniors find jobs. https://t.co/QvwiPfLa7U https://t.co/46pkwVEgtG
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    RT @NOAADebris: Fishermen make most of closed crabbing season removing derelict pots: https://t.co/dnUPP7qdBO
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    RT @jane_black: Crop insurance to ensure diversity. A new program moves ag in the right direction. https://t.co/uCHbJ5qKvv
    5 hours 35 min ago
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    @RaquelABC15 Great to have you back!
    5 hours 54 min ago
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    @JulieCohenUCSB Thanks for sharing that, and for noting the spelling correction. Our apologies to Professor Lubin.
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    #UCSB #Physics professor Philip Lubin discusses his innovative work. https://t.co/fAZZVuNf9d
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    Discover the inestimable talent of @TaylorMacNYC through A 24-Decade History of Popular Music https://t.co/lephouCBDS
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    Truly out of this world! #UCSB #Physics professor Phillip Dubin discusses his innovative concept. https://t.co/j4i1mUWLC0
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Highlighted Events

  • September 12, 2015 to May 1, 2016
    New York-based artist Stephen Westfall is the Museum’s 2015 Artist-in-Residence. Westfall has been commissioned to execute a wall painting in the Museum’s soaring Nachman Gallery.  Spanning all four walls of the gallery, Westfall’s massive painting will include a series of multicolored diamonds, clustered together and floating individually. As...
  • January 7, 2016 to March 18, 2016
    Malik Seneferu is an American conceptual artist and painter whose work explores race, identity, politics, spirituality, and adolescence. Employing intense color, he engages in magical realism with other works from the visual arts, literature, and history, as well as his own life. From the Hill and Beyond draws on Seneferu’s experience of leaving...
  • February 16, 2016
    READING: Rick Benjamin, Associate Director for Community Engagement, IHC
    Tuesday, February 16, 2016 / 4:00 PM
    McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB Now happily entrenched at UCSB, Rick Benjamin has also taught at Brown University, the Rhode Island School of Design, Goddard College, Haverford College, Haystack, New Urban Arts, as well as at...
  • February 16, 2016
    Farm workers, usually viewed by their corporate counterparts as backwards and primitive, have actually been in the forefront of visionary thinking about the future. Dr. Curtis Marez looks at how the appropriation of photography, film, video, and other technologies expressed a “farm worker futurism,” a set of farm worker social formations that...
  • February 17, 2016
    “…an electrifying piece of hip-hop history that speaks urgently to right now.” – The Rolling Stone In 1987, the streets of South Los Angeles were some of the most dangerous in the U.S. When five young men translated their experiences growing up into brutally honest music that rebelled against abusive authority, they gave an explosive voice to a...
  • February 17, 2016
    2016 World Tour The Harlem Globetrotters
  • February 17, 2016
    “A stone-cold knockout.” Star Tribune “It’s clear that she is deeply and internally in love with the act of singing, utterly and blissfully present in the welling up of each note, in the zone of the sublime.” The Huffington Post By any measure of talent and accomplishment, Lisa Fischer is a superstar. Yet, if you do not know her name it is likely...
  • February 18, 2016
    TALK: The Natural and the Supernatural in the Scientific Study of Meditation and the Cognitive Science of Religion
    John D. Dunne (Distinguished Professor in Contemplative Humanities, Center for Investigating Healthy Minds, University of Wisconsin-Madison)
    Thursday, February 18, 2016 / 4:00 PM
    McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB...
  • February 18, 2016
    UCSB Department of Theater and Dance presents the Freshmen Dance Company Concert
    https://secure.lsit.ucsb.edu/dram/d7/news/event/410
  • February 19, 2016
    This one-day symposium will investigate Nabokov’s writerly practice as a broadly conceived effort of translation. An émigré writer whose works were translated into many languages, Nabokov was himself a notorious translator. Yet translation, in his work, is much more than the mere transposition of a literary text from one language into another – it...
  • February 19, 2016
    This one-day symposium will investigate Nabokov’s writerly practice as a broadly conceived effort of translation. An émigré writer whose works were translated into many languages, Nabokov was himself a notorious translator. Yet translation, in his work, is much more than the mere transposition of a literary text from one language into another – it...
  • February 19, 2016
    Desmond King (International Relations,University of Oxford)
    Friday, February 19, 1:00 PM
    HSSB 4041
    Professor King is a renowned scholar of race and politics in American political development, comparative welfare politics and labor market policy, democratization and immigration policy. He is the author of many books, including...
  • February 19, 2016
    For its 10th anniversary at UCSB, Naked Shakes presents an epic world premiere event, THE DEATH OF KINGS, two plays performed together in repertory, adapted and directed by Irwin
    Appel from the history plays of William Shakespeare. Part One: “I Come But For Mine Own”, comprises Richard II, Henry IV, 1 and 2, and Henry V. Since 2006, the...
  • February 19, 2016
    UCSB Theater and Dance presents the Freshmen Dance Company Concert
    https://secure.lsit.ucsb.edu/dram/d7/news/event/410
  • February 19, 2016
    The Jungle Fire sound digs deep into Afro-Latin Funk (or TropiFunk) with an approach that is authentic and highly explosive. Jungle Fire pulls its influences from music of legends such as Irakere, Ray Barretto, James Brown, Fela Kuti, and Manu Dibango while creating a melting pot of Afro-Caribbean and West African rhythms with a heavy break beat...
  • February 19, 2016
    The Jungle Fire sound digs deep into Afro-Latin Funk (or TropiFunk) with an approach that is authentic and highly explosive. Jungle Fire pulls its influences from music of legends such as Irakere, Ray Barretto, James Brown, Fela Kuti, and Manu Dibango while creating a melting pot of Afro-Caribbean and West African rhythms with a heavy break beat...
  • February 20, 2016
    For its 10th anniversary at UCSB, Naked Shakes presents an epic world premiere event, THE DEATH OF KINGS, two plays performed together in repertory, adapted and directed by Irwin
    Appel from the history plays of William Shakespeare. Part One: “I Come But For Mine Own”, comprises Richard II, Henry IV, 1 and 2, and Henry V. Since 2006, the...
  • February 21, 2016
    “Intelligent lyrics, complex rhymes and innocent stories to entertain in a way most children’s artists can only dream about.” That Music Magazine “Like the great Woody Guthrie, they’ve tapped into that magic quality of folk music to bridge the age gap and connect listeners young and old with their universal message.” UTNE Reader Born adventurers...
  • February 21, 2016
    “One of the 21st century’s great ensembles.” The Vancouver Sun Under the direction of Yo-Yo Ma, the indefatigable Silk Road Ensemble returns for two glorious nights of globally-inspired musicianship. The Grammy-nominated collective of performers from Asia, Europe and the Americas combines superb technique with an eagerness to connect across...
  • February 22, 2016
    Kimberly Kay Hoang is an Assistant Professor of Sociology and the College at the University of Chicago. She is the author of Dealing in Desire: Asian Ascendancy, Western Decline, and the Hidden Currencies of Global Sex Work (2015) published by the University of California Press. She is also the lead editor of Human Trafficking Reconsidered:...
  • February 22, 2016
    “One of the 21st century’s great ensembles.” The Vancouver Sun Under the direction of Yo-Yo Ma, the indefatigable Silk Road Ensemble returns for two glorious nights of globally-inspired musicianship. The Grammy-nominated collective of performers from Asia, Europe and the Americas combines superb technique with an eagerness to connect across...
  • February 23, 2016
    Lorena Rizzo (University of Bielefeld & Harvard University)
    Tuesday, February 23, 2016 / 2:00 PM
    Social Sciences & Media Studies (SSMS) 2135
    While working on a collection of photographic albums produced in a Cape Town convict station in the late 19th & early 20th century, Rizzo came across a pair of...
  • February 23, 2016
    UC Santa Barbara Department of Theatre and Dance welcomes TWILIGHT OF THE SUN KING: a Concert of Baroque Music and Dance, to its performance offerings February 2016. This concert looks back across the long reign of Louis XIV, when France set elite fashion in dance for the whole of Europe. Savoring dances and music created by the king’s artistic...
  • February 23, 2016
    Can something as simple as your outfit perpetuate legacies of oppression? Amongst heightened pushback surrounding racist and identity-erasing costumes or fashion statements often seen in themed parties, music videos and the run-way, it’s difficult to know where the boundaries are. This faculty- led panel will examine and explore the nuances...
  • February 23, 2016
    A Santa Barbara institution, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is a perennial A&L 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...