News by Department

  • Letters and Science, Mathematics, Psychological and Brain Sciences

    Two early-career faculty members receive awards from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

  • Letters and Science, Chemistry and Biochemistry

    Chemistry professor Trevor Hayton receives Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award

  • Letters and Science, Psychological and Brain Sciences

    Neuroscientist Karen Szumlinski uncovers an unlikely ‘brake’ mechanism that helps to modulate overdrinking

  • Letters and Science

    The new curator of the campus‘s Architecture and Design Collection brings unique skills, experience to position

  • Creative Studies, Letters and Science, Anthropology, Chicano Studies, History

    El Plan de Santa Bárbara, catalyst for Chicano Studies departments across California, turns 50

  • Letters and Science, Physics

    Physicist Elisabeth Gwinn receives the 2019 AAAS Lifetime Mentor Award

  • Letters and Science

    With major gift for social science research, Louise and Stephen Pahl aim to foster interdisciplinary solutions

  • Letters and Science, Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology

    Another early-onset Alzheimer’s gene mutation is found in a Colombian family, and is traced back to Africa

  • Frederick Douglass
    Letters and Science

    An exhibition at the MCC highlights the role of Frederick Douglass’ family in the fight for freedom and justice

  • Annie Wünsch in the 1904 premiere of “The Mock Marriage”
    Letters and Science, Music

    UCSB Library, Opera Theatre team to present a 115-year-old work by Franz Lehár with feminist themes