Alumni Events

May 20 - June 18, 2019

Monday, May 20

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Faculty Ethics Bowl: Ethics and the Far Future

The Center for Public Philosophy presents the first Faculty Ethics Bowl, focused on Ethics and the Far Future. Faculty from the sciences and humanities use...

Screening of "Cameraperson" with filmmaker Kirsten Johnson

Documentary cinematographer Kirsten Johnson (Citizenfour, Fahrenheit 9/11) has spent decades traveling the world, amassing a treasure trove of footage that...

Tuesday, May 21

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Situational Decision Making—A LeanAgile Meetup

Leadership in a VUCA world The Cynefin Sense-making Framework (pronounced kuh-nev-in) is a decision-making framework currently used for situational...

Leonardo Art & Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER)

LASER talks are a program of the Leonardo International Society for Art, Science, and Technology (ISAST). They bringing together artists, scientists, and...

Wednesday, May 22

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Vera Rubin Presidential Chair for Diversity in Astronomy Reception & Ceremony

Please join Dean Paul Koch in celebration of the Vera Rubin Presidential Chair for Diversity in Astronomy. 4:30–5:30 p.m. Reception 5:30–6:30 p.m....

Thursday, May 23

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

WiSE Naturalists Group Birdwatching Walk

Join us for a guided walk to observe and identify local birds and their interesting behaviors with UCSC Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Ph.D. student...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Friday, May 24

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation

A free, 20-minute drop-in meditation now on Fridays for staff, students, and members of the public. Followed by a short - 5-10-minute discussion.

American Night: The Ballad of Juan José

By Richard Montoya Directed by Kinan Valdez As Juan José feverishly studies for his citizenship exam, his obsession to pass takes him on a fantastical...

Saturday, May 25

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Computational Poetry Workshop

The Computational Poetry Workshop is a day of talks, panel discussion, and other explorations of computational and generative poetry. With our guest speaker,...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

The May Flower Festival Fundraiser

May Flower Festival! Keynote speakers Robert and Sheva Browning from HeartMath Institute will share their expertise on the healing power of the heart. This...

American Night: The Ballad of Juan José

By Richard Montoya Directed by Kinan Valdez As Juan José feverishly studies for his citizenship exam, his obsession to pass takes him on a fantastical...

Sunday, May 26

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

American Night: The Ballad of Juan José

By Richard Montoya Directed by Kinan Valdez As Juan José feverishly studies for his citizenship exam, his obsession to pass takes him on a fantastical...

Monday, May 27

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Team UC in the Vitality 10K

On bank holiday Monday (27 May 2019) a Team of University of California alumni, students, parents and friends will run in the Vitality 10,000 - a race...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Tuesday, May 28

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Wednesday, May 29

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Puerto Rican documentary film “Filiberto”

Screening Wednesday, May 29th at 7:30 p.m. in Merrill 102, free and open to the public. This documentary shares the story of a professional musician who...

Thursday, May 30

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Feminist Science Studies Conference: Indigeneity and Climate Justice Day 1

The 2019 UCSC Feminist Science Studies conference takes as its focus the theme of “Indigeneity and Climate Justice.” Climate Justice, as opposed to the more...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

UCSC Jazz Event at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center

Graduate students from Professor Karlton Hester’s Area Studies in Performance Practice (MUSC 203H ) will perform new improvisatory composition based upon an...

American Night: The Ballad of Juan José

By Richard Montoya Directed by Kinan Valdez As Juan José feverishly studies for his citizenship exam, his obsession to pass takes him on a fantastical...

The Pirates of Penzance

UCSC singers and orchestra come together to present a fully-staged production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance. The Pirates of Penzance;...

Friday, May 31

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Feminist Science Studies Conference: Indigeneity and Climate Justice Day 2

Organized by Karen Barad and Felicity Amaya Schaeffer. The 2019 UCSC Feminist Science Studies conference takes as its focus the theme of “Indigeneity and...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation

A free, 20-minute drop-in meditation now on Fridays for staff, students, and members of the public. Followed by a short - 5-10-minute discussion.

Fighting Racism and Sexism in Education, the Law, and Human Rights in Contemporary Brazil

For the last decade and a half an increasing reactionary wave has been taking over Brazilian culture, politics, and society. What started out as a backlash...

American Night: The Ballad of Juan José

By Richard Montoya Directed by Kinan Valdez As Juan José feverishly studies for his citizenship exam, his obsession to pass takes him on a fantastical...

The Pirates of Penzance

UCSC singers and orchestra come together to present a fully-staged production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance. The Pirates of Penzance;...

Saturday, June 1

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

American Night: The Ballad of Juan José

By Richard Montoya Directed by Kinan Valdez As Juan José feverishly studies for his citizenship exam, his obsession to pass takes him on a fantastical...

The Pirates of Penzance

UCSC singers and orchestra come together to present a fully-staged production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance. The Pirates of Penzance;...

Sunday, June 2

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Younger Lagoon Reserve Tours

This 90-minute, behind-the-scenes hiking tour takes visitors into Younger Lagoon Reserve adjacent to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Part of the...

 Student Research and Education Awards Celebration

Each fall, the Seymour Marine Discovery Center and the Institute of Marine Sciences hold an open competition for UC Santa Cruz students to encourage research...

Free Docent-Led Tour of the UCSC Farm

Take a tour of the beautiful 30-acre organic farm on the UCSC campus. Learn about the research, education, and public outreach work taking place through the...

American Night: The Ballad of Juan José

By Richard Montoya Directed by Kinan Valdez As Juan José feverishly studies for his citizenship exam, his obsession to pass takes him on a fantastical...

The Pirates of Penzance

UCSC singers and orchestra come together to present a fully-staged production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance. The Pirates of Penzance;...

Monday, June 3

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Tuesday, June 4

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Strawberry & Justice Festival

The Strawberry and Justice Festival is a campus and community event with a focus on good food, fun, and education! This free event includes a panel...

Wednesday, June 5

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Keshav's Senior Student Recital: An Evening of Indian Classical Music and Jazz

This recital marks the culmination of Keshav Batish's time and energy spent earning his Bachelor of the Arts in Music at UC Santa Cruz. It will be an attempt...

Thursday, June 6

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Younger Lagoon Reserve Tours

This 90-minute, behind-the-scenes hiking tour takes visitors into Younger Lagoon Reserve adjacent to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Part of the...

Shakespeare to Go presents The Tempest

UCSC student performers present a condensed, 50-minute version of Shakespeare's The Tempest in their annual performance at the Boulder Creek Library on the...

Right Livelihood Award Laureate Lecture, Nicanor Perlas

Humanizing Artificial Intelligence Using Cultural Power, Governance & Business to Address the Challenges of Our Time With Nicanor Perlas Thursday, June...

Friday, June 7

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Farm and Garden Market Cart

Organic vegetables, fruit, herbs and flowers are sold weekly at the UCSC Farm & Garden's Market Cart, starting in early June and continuing through late...

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation

A free, 20-minute drop-in meditation now on Fridays for staff, students, and members of the public. Followed by a short - 5-10-minute discussion.

Alumni Welcome BBQ

Are you graduating this spring? Alumni Network would like to welcome you to community of more than 120,000 individuals who call themselves Banana Slug...

Grupo Folklorico Los Mejicas de UCSC 47th Annual Spring Show

The 47th Annual Spring Show is comprised of eight different regions in Mexico. This year Grupo Folklorico Los Mejicas de UCSC is presenting the states of...

Saturday, June 8

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Poetry & Music in the Alan Chadwick Garden + Silent Auction

Join us for an afternoon of poetry and music in the beautiful setting of the Alan Chadwick Garden at UC Santa Cruz. Featured this year are readings by poets...

UC Santa Cruz Games Showcase 2019

Check out the future of games in one of the largest student game festivals in the country! The UCSC Games Showcase celebrates undergraduate and graduate game...

Grupo Folklorico Los Mejicas de UCSC 47th Annual Spring Show

The 47th Annual Spring Show is comprised of eight different regions in Mexico. This year Grupo Folklorico Los Mejicas de UCSC is presenting the states of...

Sunday, June 9

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Younger Lagoon Reserve Tours

This 90-minute, behind-the-scenes hiking tour takes visitors into Younger Lagoon Reserve adjacent to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Part of the...

UC Santa Cruz Games Showcase 2019

Check out the future of games in one of the largest student game festivals in the country! The UCSC Games Showcase celebrates undergraduate and graduate game...

Santa Cruz Pickwick Club reads "Barnaby Rudge"

The Pickwick Book Club is a community of local bookworms, students, and teachers who meet monthly to discuss a nineteenth-century novel. Join us from...

Monday, June 10

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Tuesday, June 11

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Wednesday, June 12

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Thursday, June 13

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Friday, June 14

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Farm and Garden Market Cart

Organic vegetables, fruit, herbs and flowers are sold weekly at the UCSC Farm & Garden's Market Cart, starting in early June and continuing through late...

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation

A free, 20-minute drop-in meditation now on Fridays for staff, students, and members of the public. Followed by a short - 5-10-minute discussion.

College Nine Commencement

The College Nine class fo 2019 will be celebrating the commencement ceremony on Friday, June 14th in the Quarry Aphitheater. This is an outdoor event to be...

Saturday, June 15

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Kresge College Commencement 2019

The Kresge class fo 2019 will be celebrating on Saturday, June 15th in the Quarry Aphitheater. This is an outdoor event held rain or shine behind the Bay...

Sunday, June 16

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Monday, June 17

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Tuesday, June 18

Counterculture, Capitalism, and the Grateful Dead

The newest exhibit featuring the Grateful Dead Archive explores how the band pioneered new ways of thinking about work, about being in business, and about...

Future Garden Art & Science Exhibition

A major art and science project by Newton Harrison and his late wife and lifelong collaborator Helen Mayer Harrison, Future Garden, is now on view at the UC...

Kraw Lecture with Anthony Aguirre: Where did it all come from, and where is it all going?

The physical universe, Aguirre will argue, is made of matter (or energy) and of order (or information). Aguirre will trace the 13.8 billion year history of...

May 20 - June 18, 2019