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    • Ken Hiltner, UCSB

    Campus Sustainability Champion Ken Hiltner is putting his award to work with the Environmental Humanities Initiative

  • Tesosterone supplements may lead to prostate enlargement

    Study by UCSB anthropologists connects increased diabetes risk and higher levels of testosterone to prostate enlargement

  • B.S. Manjunath and William Smith

    William Smith’s Cal-BRAIN project will simultaneously record the neural activity in all cells of Ciona, a simple sea squirt

    • Shuji Nakamura and LED lamp

    People packed Campbell Hall on the evening of Tuesday April 28 to hear materials and electrical and computer engineering professor Shuji Nakamura give a lecture on the technology and innovation that earned him the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics.

    • Spectrogram

    Project 8 collaborators have been able to detect emissions from a single electron using a tabletop instrument

    • Chancellor Yang and Mary Furner

    The Academic Senate opened its April 23 Faculty Legislature Meeting with the presentation of its 2014-2015 awards for teacher, mentors and teaching assistants

  • Music takes center stage with UCSB Amplified, a new performance series featuring UC Santa Barbara students, faculty, staff and even alumni.

    • shot of gear used in Jordan

    Two computer science doctoral students head to Jordan to assess the technology needs of families displaced by the Syrian war

  • UCSB's Physics Circus at Monte Vista Elementary School in Santa Barbara

    A portable “lab” with a host of action-packed demonstration experiments brings physics to life for budding young scientists

  • UCSB students

    UCSB is officially recognized as a Hispanic-Serving Institution by the Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities