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  • Letters and Science, Religious Studies

    Catherine Albanese, a professor of religious studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, has been awarded a prestigious John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship to continue work on a book about metaphysical religion in the United...

  • Letters and Science, Global Studies

    Mark Juergensmeyer, professor of sociology and director of Global and International Studies at UC Santa Barbara, has won the 2003 Louisville Grawemeyer Award in Religion for his book, Terror in the Mind of God: The Global Rise of Religious...

  • Letters and Science, Religious Studies
    Cabezón will include his recent attempts to use digital technology to record monastic life in his talk
  • Letters and Science, Ecology Evolution and Marine Biology

    Scientists are still learning what's in a drop of ocean water, according to this week's Nature Magazine.

  • Letters and Science, Black Studies

    Scholars of African American studies from all over the country will converge at UC Santa Barbara May 2-4 for an important conference on the economic impact of slavery in the United States.

    All sessions are free and open to the public.

  • Letters and Science, Earth Science

    Tanya Atwater, a professor of geological sciences at the University of California, Santa Barbara, is one of six faculty members nationwide to receive one of this year's National Science Foundation (NSF) Director's Awards for Distinguished...

  • Gevirtz Graduate School of Education

    The Gevirtz Research Center at the University of California, Santa Barbara has been awarded a $600,000 grant from the Whittier Family Foundations to design, implement, and research two innovative informal education programs that focus on youth...

  • Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, Letters and Science, Earth Science, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies

    UC Santa Barbara professors John Nathan and David W. Lea have been named recipients of prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced Monday.

  • Letters and Science, Religious Studies

    Jose Cabezon will give his inaugural lecture as UC Santa Barbara's Dalai Lama Professor of Tibetan Buddhism and Cultural Studies Thursday, Nov. 8 at 5 p.m. in the campus Multicultural Center.

  • Letters and Science, French and Italian

    University of Pittsburgh assistant professor Philip Watts has become the fourth author with UCSB ties in the past eight years to have been honored with the Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for best book in French and Francophone Literary Studies...