Events

Friday, April 26

Alumni Weekend 2019!

There’s something about UC Santa Cruz that inspires wonder, an irresistible pull to explore, a deep sense of belonging. Experience the excitement again and...

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...

Education and the Avant Garde: How Fluxus Artists Shaped the Arts at UC Santa Cruz

Learn how UC Santa Cruz students and faculty in the late 1960s took inspiration from avant-garde artists as the fledgling campus debated the shape of arts...

New Twists on Old Tales: 1000 Years of Handmade Books

Curated by undergraduates in The Art of the Book (a History of Art and Visual Culture course taught by Elisabeth Remak-Honnef), this exhibit examines the...

Norman O. Brown: Into the Future / an Archives Exhibit

Curated by the organizers of Norman O. Brown: Into the Future, a conference occurring May 17th and 18th at Cowell College, this exhibit presents a selection...

UC Santa Cruz welcomes Slugs back for Alumni Weekend

UC Santa Cruz invites all alumni to return to campus for Alumni Weekend, April 26–28. The weekend will include a festive weekend kickoff on the patio at...

Grad Only Camping and Hiking Trip to Pinnacles

Join us for a weekend at Pinnacles National Park hiking through massive monoliths, spires, sheer-walled canyons and talus caves. Pinnacles National Park is a...

Earth Week 2019 at the Seymour Center

Learn more about the big blue planet called Earth during the Seymour Center's 2019 Earth Week celebration! Special pop-up exhibits and fun arts and crafts...

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...

Digital Arts and New Media MFA Thesis Exhibition: Receivership

The Digital Arts and New Media (DANM) program presents Receivership, its 2019 MFA Thesis Exhibition. The exhibition represents the culmination of two years...

Physics Open House

The Physics Department invites you to an Open House on Friday, April 26 from 12:00-4:30pm. Lab Tours: From noon to 1:30pm We will be featuring lab tours for...

Graduate Research Symposium

The UC Santa Cruz Graduate Research Symposium offers graduate students from every division the opportunity to discuss their research with colleagues on...

Annual Earth Summit

Earth Summit is is a collaborative interdisciplinary effort to celebrate and realize our goal of constructive change towards a sustainable campus, society,...

Graduate Research Symposium Award Reception

Come celebrate with the winners of this year's Graduate Research Symposium.

Crown Alumni Reception

CELEBRATE OUR PAST ~ EMBRACE OUR FUTURE! Celebrations abound! Please join Crown's Pioneer Class as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Crown College at the...

Alumni Asking & Sharing

Alumni Asking and Sharing event offers graduate students the opportunity to talk to alumni from high-tech companies in Silicon Valley. Graduate students will...

Pizza and a pint: Alumni Weekend kickoff

Come downtown and bring your friends to join fellow alumni on the Woodstock's patio for pizza, games, and happy hour specials. First 100 attendees will get a...

Anthropology Film Screening, 'Road to Zuni', with Annapurna Pandey

Annapurna Pandey, Department of Anthropology lecturer, presents "Road to Zuni", a documentary about Professor Emeritus Triloki Pandey and his work with the...

Pioneer Class 50 Year Reunion - Welcome Reception

Reconnect with old friends, discuss life since your days at UC Santa Cruz, and enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments.

Silicon Valley Game Night

Way beyond entertainment, games and playable media are being used in healthcare, industrial training, and much more. Join us for a fun presentation from our...

Alumni Shabbat

Calling all Jewish Slugs and their friends and family. This Alumni Weekend, please join Santa Cruz Hillel for an uplifting Shabbat service and a delicious...

28th Annual Pilipino Cultural Celebration: Malakas at Maganda

Bayanihan’s 28th annual Pilipino Cultural Celebration (PCC), Malakas at Maganda, will portray the institutional, interpersonal, and internalized oppression...

April in Santa Cruz Festival

The UCSC Department of Music presents April in Santa Cruz Contemporary Music Festival. Sponsors: Trevor Coates, the Vincent J. Coates Foundation, Porter...

UCSC Percussion Ensemble 
& Sundanese Gamelan

The ensembles collaborate in a rare performance of James Tenney’s “Road to Ubud” for gamelan and prepared piano. The program will also feature works by...

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