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  • On Saturday, April 12, thousands of visitors flocked to Goleta for UC Santa Barbara's annual Spring Insight open house.

  • UC Santa Barbara's College of Creative Studies invites California high school students to enter the UCSB Undergraduate Fellowship and Prize Competition.

    • 2104 Grad Slam winners

    James G. Allen, whose research uses satellite imaging to model ocean ecosystems, came away with the top prize of $2,500, competing against nine other graduate students in the finals

  • Employers attending the UC Santa Barbara Spring Career Fair explain why they enjoy coming to our campus every year. A hint: It has something do with the quality of UCSB students.

  • Just in time for Valentine's Day, we present a video featuring students, faculty and staff telling us why they love UC Santa Barbara. And make sure you watch to the end, for a few surprises. Video by Spencer Bruttig

  • Two UC Santa Barbara doctoral students have been selected to receive the first annual Fiona Goodchild Award for Excellence as a Graduate Student Mentor of Undergraduate Research.

  • Rockfish populations off the Southern and Central California coast have severely declined in recent years, according to marine biologists from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

    • photo of CCBER Nature Saturdays attendees

    The Cheadle Center for Biodiversity & Ecological Restoration's first Nature Saturdays nature walk was a success

  • A Day in the Life of UCSB

    In late October, a team of photographers and videographer Spencer Bruttig traversed the UC Santa Barbara campus to capture a slice of life, from sunrise to sunset. We think you'll enjoy their presentation.

  • It's a subject humans have been studying for centuries: Why do birds sing, and what are they trying to communicate? Two UC Santa Barbara scientists believe they have solved at least part of the mystery.