Events & Exhibitions on 05/01/2020

May
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  • Sun, 05/03/2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Join Andrew Brooks, Director of the University of California Natural Reserve System's Carpinteria Salt Marsh Reserve, for a one hour and a half walking tour of the Carpinteria Salt Marsh.  Dr. Brooks will discuss the impacts of sea level rise on the flora and fauna that depend on healthy coastal...

May
4
  • Mon, 05/04/2020 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Campbell Hall
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Because of COVID-19, this in person talk was canceled, but Elizabeth Rush will give a community talk online

A free lecture and book-signing by Elizabeth Rush, author of the...

May
18
  • Mon, 05/18/2020 - 6:00pm
  • Mon, 06/01/2020 - 6:00pm
  • Mon, 06/15/2020 - 6:00pm
Location: Online
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Join the Resource Center for Sexual & Gender Diversity and the UCSB Library for a zine making club! This quarter the club is going remote, so join us via Zoom for drop-in zine making sessions from 6:00 to 7:00PM every other Monday.  All contributions to the zine will be included in the June...

May
19
  • Tue, 05/19/2020 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Online
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The Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory will host Stacy Penna from QSR, the makers of NVIVO. Stacy will present on the best practices for NVIVO collaboration with colleagues and research teams. With a shared goal of creating a community of practice around qualitative research, Stacy is...

May
22
R Data Carpentry
  • Fri, 05/22/2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Fri, 05/29/2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online
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This event is an example-driven two-day half-day workshop on May 22 and 29 for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills for R. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and try applying what they...

May
26
Mental Health Awareness Green Ribbon
  • Tue, 05/26/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Online
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Take a healthy study break before finals. Join the UCSB Library and Health & Wellness for a virtual trivia game followed by meditation. The trivia game (via Kahoots!) will include a variety of topics, including some questions about UCSB. All UCSB ...

May
28
Library award for undergraduate research
  • Thu, 05/28/2020 - 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Online
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Please join us on Zoom for a virtual awards ceremony honoring the six recipients of the Library Award for Undergraduate Research.  Prizes of $750 for first place and $500 for second place will go...

May
29
R Data Carpentry
  • Fri, 05/22/2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Fri, 05/29/2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Location: Online
Event

This event is an example-driven two-day half-day workshop on May 22 and 29 for basic computing covering the R Studio Interface and data skills for R. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are encouraged both to help one another, and try applying what they...

May
29
Storke Plaza
  • Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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Because of COVID-19, this tour was canceled but may be rescheduled in fall 2020. 
 
In 1954, UC Santa Barbara...
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  • Tue, 08/27/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/26/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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As UCSB grew from a small liberal arts college into a large Research One University, the plans for the campus buildings grew accordingly. This exhibition showcases some of the long-range plans for the campus which are housed in the Architecture and Design Collection at UCSB’s Art, Design...
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  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/11/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

There will be an opening reception for the exhibition from 5 -7PM on Thursday, October 24.  This event is free and open to the public.

There will be an open house for the...

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Eunice Foote exhibition image
  • Tue, 11/05/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 06/27/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

View the online exhibition here.

Eunice Foote was an early American feminist, inventor, and ground-breaking scientist. 
 
Foote’s 1856 discovery serves as a cornerstone of understanding the...

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  • Fri, 02/14/2020 - 8:00am to Tue, 06/30/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Learning Commons
Exhibition

This exhibition in UCSB Library includes student created work whose themes of climate change and sea level rise connect to the UCSB Reads 2020 book Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush.

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Creative Edge of Collecting
  • Fri, 02/28/2020 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/11/2020 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition
Click here for a vitual walk-through of the exhibition with William Davies King.
 
In 2008, UCSB Theater professor William Davies King confronted his lifelong practice of collecting things of little or no value, in his book ...
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  • Fri, 02/28/2020 - 12:00pm to Tue, 06/16/2020 - 12:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2020, zines created by students at UCSB Library’s recent DIY Zine Workshop will be on display through Spring 2020.

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