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Highlighted Events

  • May 5, 2016 to May 6, 2016
    2016 Santa Barbara County Economic Summit
    Part of the 35th annual Santa Barbara County Economic Summit
    Co-presented with the UCSB Economic Forecast Project Featured speakers are: James Bullard, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. In January 2015, The Economist named Bullard as the 7th most...
  • May 6, 2016
    Active Minds at UCSB and the Mental Wellness Center of Santa Barbara wants you to end your school week celebrating your mental health and well-being on Friday afternoon, May 6, 2016, by joining them at the 5th Annual 5k Walk for Mental Wellness in Santa Barbara at East Beach. To register, use the link below to join the UCSB WALKERS team! Student...
  • May 6, 2016
    TOO MUCH WATER follows Ophelia’s ghost as she revisits Elsinore, guided by other famous suicides like Meriwether Lewis, Seneca, and Virginia Woolf. Combining found text, transcriptions of interviews with contemporary young women, and highly theatrical movement, TOO MUCH WATER explores the lives of “good girls,” the social taboos of madness, and...
  • May 6, 2016
    Deeply rooted in the traditions of Afro-Cuban music, the Arango Family Band hails from Havana. It’s leader and bass player Feliciano Arango has toured worldwide with top Cuban bans. Join these exciting artists for an evening of traditional Cuban music with a modern edge. Dancing is encouraged!
  • May 6, 2016
    Deeply rooted in the traditions of Afro-Cuban music, the Arango Family Band hails from Havana. It’s leader and bass player Feliciano Arango has toured worldwide with top Cuban bands. Join these exciting artists for an evening of traditional Cuban music with a modern edge. Dancing is encouraged!
  • May 7, 2016
    This show features cultural dances, songs, and skits to showcase the Filipin@ and Filipin@ American experience.
  • May 9, 2016
    Lecture and discussion by Dr. Jennifer Tyburczy on her book that discusses the role museums play in using display as a tactic for disciplining sexuality. Dinner provided.
  • May 9, 2016
    Živilė Etevičiūtė will discuss the thematic narratives of “Time,” “The City,” and “The Individual” in Soviet era Lithuanian documentaries and then screen a selection of films. These documentaries portray the stories of everyday people, sometimes through poetic imagery and cryptic language and sometimes through personal observations and struggles....
  • May 10, 2016
    Julie Carlson (English, UCSB)
    Cole Cohen (Interdisciplinary Humanties Center, UCSB)
    Aranye Fradenburg (English, UCSB)
    Dominique Jullien (French and Italian, UCSB)
    Mark Leffert, M.D.
    Jonathan Schooler (Psychological and Brain Sciences, UCSB)
    Ann Taves (Religious Studies, UCSB)
    Tuesday, May 10, 2016 / 3:00...
  • May 10, 2016
    James F. Brooks, a professor of history and of anthropology at UCSB, gives the talk, "Mesa of Sorrows: Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy at Awat’ovi Pueblo." The Hopi community of Awat’ovi existed peacefully on Arizona’s Antelope Mesa for generations until one bleak morning in the fall of 1700—raiders from nearby Hopi villages descended on Awat’...
  • May 10, 2016
    Exchange between UCSB Dance Company and Cal-Arts
  • May 10, 2016
    Afrofuturism generally refers to fictive, futuristic, artistic expressions of Blackness—tomorrow’s Black aesthetics today. Our view of Afrofuturism is ever-expanding, revealing a universe that reaches beyond fiction and includes the orbits of many planets including history, politics, and philosophy. Join four scholars as they take us "Black...
  • May 10, 2016
    Perhaps the most accomplished and well-known adult with autism in the world, Temple Grandin, Ph.D., has been named one of Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World” and was the subject of the multi-award-winning HBO biopic Temple Grandin. Though she was labeled “weird” in her youth, Grandin found a mentor who recognized her...
  • May 11, 2016
    Directed by Jeremy Haladyna, UCSB’s Ensemble for Contemporary Music (ECM) is known for its unconventional repertoire choices and daring performances. The ensemble will present its annual spring concert, a tribute to composer Max Reger, on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at 4 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall on the UCSB campus.
  • May 11, 2016
    The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution is the first feature length documentary to explore the Black Panther Party. Master documentarian Stanley Nelson goes straight to the source, weaving a treasure trove of rare archival footage with the voices of the people who were there: police, FBI informants, journalists, white supporters and...
  • May 12, 2016 to May 13, 2016
    This conference is free and open to the public. To register to attend, please complete this form:
    https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1P3iWkPlyS4DLwQzZUu_3ZShsNtCt1wpDaFyPNQO... This interdisciplinary conference will exploring the multiple accords, and discords, that characterize humanistic and neuroscientific approaches to the study of the...
  • May 12, 2016
    "An engaging and affectionate tribute to one of the art world’s most loveable characters.” The Times (U.K.) Hockney is the definitive exploration of one of the most significant artists of his generation. David Hockney gives acclaimed filmmaker Randall Wright unprecedented access to his personal archive of photographs and film, resulting in an...