News

With enormous pleasure and a considerable sense of pride, we are pleased to announce that our own Jeffrey Stewart has won the National Book Award for his The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke.  Please join us in extending hearty congratulations to Jeffrey for this richly deserved and incredibly exciting achievement.  

Helios Interactive Technologies co-founder Michael Schaiman BA '98 kicks off Silicon Valley Gaucho Networking Night with a talk at the University Club of Palo Alto on December 4, 2018

Professor Mario García’s biography of Father Luis Olivares illuminates the birth of the sanctuary movement in Los Angeles, and is the subject of an upcoming talk at the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center. Thursday, Nov. 29 at 4 p.m. in the McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB

Dean Charles Hale will discuss the meaning of his research in a talk titled “Race, Rights and Resources: Bringing ‘Home’ Three Decades of Activist Research in Latin America.” Thursday, Nov. 8, at 6 p.m. in the MCC Theater. It is free and open to the public.

Research Michael Gurven and colleagues have conducted with the Tsimane highlights the importance of diverse study samples and socioecological theory.

With 300,000 visitors from around the world each month, the American Presidency Project (APP) has come a long way since its inception as a class resource for a few hundred political science undergraduate students at UC Santa Barbara.

For the 2018-19 academic year, seven new faculty joined the Division of Social Sciences. Learn more about the Division's new faculty here.

 

The Division of Social Sciences is excited to announce the lecture by Social Science Research Council (SSRC) President Alondra Nelson, who will inaugurate the Dean's Social Science lecture series.

Feminist Futures Presents: Finding Feminism Millenial Activists and the Unfinished Gender Revolution. A lecture by Alison Dahl Crossley November 6, 2018 at 2:00 pm in the McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB.

Events

The Division of Social Sciences is excited to announce the lecture by Social Science Research Council (SSRC) President Alondra Nelson, who will inaugurate the Dean's Social Science lecture series.

  1. November 13, 2018 - 3:30pm

Feminist Futures Presents: Finding Feminism Millenial Activists and the Unfinished Gender Revolution, a lecture by Alison Dahl Crossley.

  1. November 6, 2018 - 2:00pm