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Friday, May 22, 2015

UCSB Linguistics PhD Student Daniel Hieber receives check from UC President Janet Napolitano

UCSB Linguistics Ph.D. student Daniel Hieber is the second-place finisher in the inaugural UC Grad Slam in Oakland.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

headshot of K. Janowicz

The Plous Memorial Award is the highest honor granted by the College of Letters and Science to an assistant professor.

2014-15 Plous recipient Krzysztof Janowicz (Geography) will deliver a public lecture on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 / 4:00 pm / McCune Conference Room (HSSB) / on Exploring the Data Universe with Semantic Signatures.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

BioMentors - Making Learning Social

The BioMentors program is a new approach to science education that engages students and faculty in more interactive ways than traditional lectures and labs.

Monday, March 9, 2015

Helping Incarcerated Youth Re-Examine Their Own Odysseys

"To have a voice is to have a choice," says theater and dance’s Michael Morgan. He produces The Odyssey Project, an outreach program at UCSB where incarcerated youths and undergraduates collaborate to perform their own version of Homer's "Odyssey."

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Beyond the Classroom

Under faculty mentorship and in many cases with the added bonus of an Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (URCA) grant, 200 students participated in the most recent Undergraduate Research Colloquium.

Headlines

Mar 4

UCSB sociologist Sarah Thébaud finds evidence that female entrepreneurs are systematically discounted because of...

Mar 4

How does human disturbance impact wildlife and infectious disease risk? The work of UCSB community ecologist Hillary Young...

Mar 2

A unique class of proteins in the human body has the ability to alter their configuration. Joan-Emma Shea, a professor in UCSB's Department...

Mar 2

UCSB researchers at the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) shine light on exactly how much plastic is making...

L&S Viewpoints

March 9, 2015

Melissa Immel is a fourth-year political science major focusing her studies on American politics. She's active on campus as a member of the...

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