Today's Events & Exhibitions

Nov
22
  • Fri, 11/22/2019 - 9:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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This is a series of example-driven half-day workshops to provide an introduction to R for learners working with geospatial data. Short tutorials alternate with hands-on practical exercises, and participants are...

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Art of Science, 2019
  • Tue, 07/02/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/20/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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This exhibition features the winners of the annual Art of Science competition...

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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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  • Wed, 09/25/2019 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/20/2019 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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The architecture, ceramics, textiles, and other classes of material culture of Andean societies from 3000 B.C. to the arrival of the Spanish in the 16th century examined within their cultural contexts with a focus on sociopolitical organization and cultural traditions.

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  • Thu, 10/24/2019 - 8:00am to Sat, 07/04/2020 - 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
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Eunice Foote was an early American feminist, inventor, and ground-breaking scientist. 
 
Foote’s 1856 discovery serves as a cornerstone of understanding the greenhouse effect, and her feminist activism created the momentum for changes in the civil, social, and political rights of...

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Dec
3
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  • Tue, 12/03/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
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This workshop will be taught by An Bui, a graduate student in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology who broadly focuses on community composition and function in the context of global climate change. She will introduce the basics of community analysis in the R package vegan...

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Dec
4
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  • Wed, 12/04/2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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UCSB Library is excited to present this UCSB History Trivia Event in conjunction with the Associated Students Living History Project, which works with student groups to document the history of student activism at UCSB. Learn about campus activism...

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Dec
6
Study break
  • Fri, 12/06/2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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Take a healthy study break before finals. Nap, meditate, grab snacks and get a free chair massage. In collaboration with UCSB Health & Wellness.

Jan
14
Reads 2020
  • Tue, 01/14/2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Paseo
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Chancellor Henry T. Yang, Executive Vice Chancellor David Marshall, and University Librarian Kristin Antelman will hand out free copies of the UCSB Reads 2020 book to UCSB ...

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Feb
22
Ocean Meadows
  • Sat, 02/22/2020 - 9:00am to 11:00am
Location: Other, on-campus
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In conjunction with the UCSB Reads 2020 book Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore by Elizabeth Rush, UCSB Library is pleased to sponsor a tour of the North Campus Open Space Restoration Project. Join Lisa Stratton,...
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May
3
Andrew Brooks
  • Sun, 05/03/2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location:

How Will Sea Level Rise Impact California's Vanishing Coastal Wetlands?

WALKING TOUR: Carpinteria Salt Marsh

Sunday, May 3rd, 2pm-3:30pm
 

Join Andrew Brooks, Director of the University of California...

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May
4
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  • Mon, 05/04/2020 - 7:30pm
Location: UCSB Campbell Hall
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A free lecture and book-signing by Elizabeth Rush, author of the UCSB Reads 2020 selection...

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