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Please join Dean Hale and Practitioner-in-Residence Arturo Escobar, for a lecture about Healing the Web of Life: Autonomous Transition Design as Political-Ontological Praxis. 
 
Thursday, March 7, 2019 3:30 pm
6020 HSSB, McCune Conference Room

With major gift for social science research, Louise and Stephen Pahl aim to foster interdisciplinary solutions to array of societal challenges.

Want to get involved in research or looking to do an honor's thesis your senior year? On Thursday, February 21 from 12-1, the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (URCA) office will be hosting a panel of students that are currently conducting research for their honor's thesis with the Feminist Studies department.

UC Santa Barbara Professor Jeffrey Stewart shares his insights about the birth and evolution of Jazz music at a special Profs @ the Pub edition that will include live music by versatile jazz musician George Friedenthal and the stunning jazz vocalist, Lois Mahalia.
 
Tuesday, January 29th, 6:00 p.m.

Leila Rupp, Department of Feminist Studies, will talk about the process of designing and co-hosting a podcast, "Queer America," sponsored by the Southern Poverty Law Center's Teaching Tolerance project.

Wednesday, January 23 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm

UC Santa Barbara will host a symposium and a pair of exhibitions that will examine the legacy of the spill that is still the third-largest in American waters. First up is “Beyond the Spill: The History and Politics of Oil in California,” Thursday and Friday, Jan. 24 and 25. It is presented by the Mellon Sawyer Seminar on Energy Justice in Global Perspective at UCSB.

The event is free and open to the public, but tickets must be reserved online.

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center (IHC) at UC Santa Barbara has initiated a new graduate fellows program for doctoral students in the humanities and fine arts and in the humanistic social sciences.

A multi-campus symposium at UC Santa Barbara seeks to make visible some of the most vibrant community organizing occurring in California and beyond. 
 
A collaboration among the Asian American studies departments at UC Santa Barbara and UC Davis and the Asian American Studies Center at UCLA, the symposium is slated for Thursday and Friday, Jan. 24 and 25, in the campus’s MultiCultural Center. It is open to the public, and will be live-streamed to a national audience.

Please join the Department of Black Studies and our co-sponsors in honoring Jeffrey Stewart, Professor of Black Studies, for winning the 2018 National Book Award in the nonfiction category for his beautifully written prose in The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke (Oxford University Press, 2017).

The celebration will be held on Monday, January 14th at the Multicultural Center (5:00pm-7:00pm).