Events & Exhibitions on 04/01/2018

Apr
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  • Sun, 02/25/2018 - 11:00am
  • Sun, 03/11/2018 - 11:00am
  • Sun, 04/01/2018 - 11:00am
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Join the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships in discussing the UCSB Reads 2018 book Lab Girl.   Open to any graduate or undergraduate student in STEM who identifies as female.  Light refreshments will be provided.

Please contact Rachel Alvelais at ...

Apr
3
Hope Jahren
  • Tue, 04/03/2018 - 8:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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The UCSB Library is excited to offer this free lecture and book-signing by Hope Jahren, author of Lab Girl. Lab Girl is the selection for UCSB Reads 2018. No tickets needed; seats are on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 7:20pm....

Apr
4
eco data logo
  • Wed, 04/04/2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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Instructor: Ben Best

Monthly gatherings for environmental data science skill sharing, co-working, and community building. Learn more about ...

Apr
6
  • Fri, 04/06/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Paseo
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Bruce Tiffney (Earth Science) will lead a 90 minute tour of campus plants and trees. Space is limited.  Please contact aregan [at] ucsb [dot] edu for more information and to...

Apr
8
  • Sun, 04/08/2018 - 11:00am
Location: Other, on-campus
Event

Please join the final meeting of the Women-In-STEM Lab Girl book club in the SRB Multipurpose Room.  All graduate and undergraduate women in stem are welcome. 

Participants will discuss the book as a whole and reflect on author Hope Jahren's April 3 talk.

Refreshments will...

Apr
9
Wine and cheese
  • Mon, 04/09/2018 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: Pacific View Room
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The Library is happy to again host the annual wine and cheese party for graduate students. This event is part of the 2018 Graduate Student Showcase, a two-week series that recognizes and honors the essential contributions of graduate students to UC Santa Barbara.

Bring your photo ID (or...

Apr
10
  • Tue, 04/10/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
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Dr. Tukufu Zuberi, Professor of Race Relations, Sociology, and Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and host of The History Detectives on PBS will give the 2018 Shirley Kennedy Memorial Lecture in the MultiCultural Center Theater on Tuesday, April 10. 

A reception...

Apr
11
  • Wed, 04/11/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Carla D'Antonio (Environmental Science), Jennifer King (Geography), and Michelle O'Malley (Chemical Engineering). Moderated by...

Apr
11
UCSB ARTS WALK
  • Wed, 04/11/2018 - 4:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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Apr
13
Undergraduate Research Slam
  • Fri, 04/13/2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
  • Tue, 05/15/2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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The Undergraduate Research Slam offers students the chance to give dynamic, 3-minute oral presentations of their research or creative work to a panel of judges. The top 3 students will earn research awards ranging from $1500-$2500.

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Apr
13
Art & Feminism Wikipedia Edit a thon
  • Fri, 04/13/2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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The UCSB Library will host an Art+Feminism’s Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on Friday, April 13, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This event is part of a global campaign held during March and April in order to improve the coverage of cis and trans women artists on Wikipedia. 2018 is the fifth anniversary of...

Apr
17
  • Tue, 04/17/2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Tour of the Library exhibition Botanical Illustrations & Scientific Discovery; Joseph Banks & the Exploration of the South...

Apr
17
Ship illustration
  • Tue, 04/17/2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
Event

The UCSB Library presents a talk by Kelsey Bisson (Geography) and Eleanor Arrington (Earth Science), PhD candidates in the UCSB Interdepartmental Graduate Program in Marine Science, to be followed by a public reception.

This talk will describe the planning and preliminary results from a...

Apr
18
eco data logo
  • Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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Instructor: Casey O'Hara

These monthly gatherings for environmental data science skill sharing, co-working, and community building are co-sponsored by eco.data.science, an environmental data science study group at...

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Detail of image by Rose Briccetti
  • Wed, 09/20/2017 - 8:00am to Thu, 05/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

This new work by Rose Briccetti was created as a companion to the UCSB Library exhibition "Botanical Illustrations and Scientific Discovery-- Joseph Banks and the Exploration of the South...

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Banks Florilegium
  • Mon, 09/25/2017 - 8:00am to Thu, 05/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

The UCSB Library presents Botanical Illustrations and Scientific DiscoveryJoseph Banks and the Exploration of the South Pacific, 17681771, an examination of the impact of 18th century botanical illustrations.

Hours for Special...

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Bechdel, A. (2006). Fun home : A family tragicomic. Boston: Houghton Mifflin
  • Wed, 09/27/2017 - 8:00am to Sat, 09/15/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Third Floor Gallery, Ocean Side
Exhibition

Thanks in part to Hollywood’s insatiable desire for superhero blockbusters, the nearly 100-year old comic book industry in the United States has seen a major resurgence in sales and public interest since 2010. Despite the rising mainstream attention, the comic book industry remains largely...

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James Bay Cree
  • Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:00am to Wed, 10/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

Hours for Art & Architecture differ from regular UCSB Library hours.  Please check before visiting.

A photographic study of the James Bay Cree taken in four Cree villages in northern Quebec in 1973 at a time when the Cree were starting their negotiations with the...

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  • Fri, 02/09/2018 - 8:00am to Fri, 08/31/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

The UCSB Library presents an exhibition of photographs of gold mines in the Brazilian Amazon.  Curated by Jeffrey Hoelle, UCSB Associate Professor of Anthropology, and Jonathan Rissmeyer, UCSB Library Senior Artist.

The wildcat miners who work in the small-scale gold mining camps of the...

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Image by Sean Knight
  • Sat, 03/10/2018 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/30/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

The UCSB Library is pleased to showcase these eye-catching student photographs.  Each year, the UCSB Education Abroad Program (EAP) invites past study abroad participants to submit memorable images from their time outside the United States.  This collection represents the winners and finalists...

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El Pilar House
  • Mon, 04/02/2018 - 8:00am to Thu, 09/20/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

On view at the UCSB Library in collaboration with UCSB’s Art, Design, & Architecture (AD&A) Museum and the UCSB MesoAmerican Research Center (MARC), the UCSB Library is pleased to present this exhibition as part of MARC's outreach to expand the knowledge of the Arts of Pre-...