Today's Events & Exhibitions

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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
Exhibition
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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Nasca goblet, 550-570 CE
  • 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
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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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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Jan
21
Reads 2020
  • Tue, 01/21/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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UCSB Library presents a panel discussion that will present a national and international perspective on climate justice in conjunction with UCSB Reads 2020. Climate justice frames climate change as a civil rights issue in addition to an environmental issue. In Rising: Dispatches from the New...

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Jan
28
Leah Stokes
  • Tue, 01/28/2020 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
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In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2020 UCSB Library presents a talk by Leah Stokes, Assistant Professor of Political Science, to be followed by a public reception.
 
Whether it’s sea level rise in the Bay Area,...
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Feb
12
William Faulkner
  • Wed, 02/12/2020 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
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This year, the UCSB library acquired the complete 44-volume facsimile edition of William Faulkner’s most important manuscripts to be housed in the UCSB Library’s Special Research Collections. To celebrate this, the UCSB library and the English Department invites everyone to an afternoon of...

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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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Mar
10
  • Tue, 03/10/2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Other, on-campus
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In conjunction with UCSB Reads 2020, the Carsey-Wolf Center presents the film screening of Anthropocene: The Human Epoch, followed by a moderated dicussion...

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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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