News by Department

  • Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials

    Professor Shuji Nakamura to receive the 2019 Leigh Ann Conn Prize for Renewable Energy

  • Engineering, Chemical Engineering

    Chemical engineering postdoctoral researcher Joaquin Resasco is one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30

  • Panelists at kickoff discussion for 2019-2020 Feminist Futures Initiative
    Letters and Science, Feminist Studies, History

    A standing-room only crowd gathered in UC Santa Barbara’s McCune Conference Room to hear a panel of experts explore the question, ‘Why do white women vote for Trump?’

  • Letters and Science, Environmental Studies

    Debra Perrone, assistant professor of environmental studies, helps lead a call to protect global groundwater resources

  • Letters and Science, Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology

    Assistance during the first years of a biology major leads to higher retention of first-generation students

  • Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials

    College of Engineering's Michael Chabinyc and Sanjit Mitra elected to the National Academy of Inventors

  • zebra mussels
    Letters and Science, Marine Science

    New research highlights an integrated approach for managing aquatic invasive species in California

  • Letters and Science, Geography

    The Climate Hazards Center receives funding for two large projects to address water and food insecurity in Africa

  • Letters and Science, Statistics and Applied Probability

    As career paths expand, the Department of Statistics and Applied Probability experiences a surge in student interest

  • Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials, Letters and Science, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Earth Science, Ecology Evolution and Marine Biology, Geography, Sociology

    Nine professors elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science