Events

Saturday, May 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...

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...

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...

Poetics + Politics 4: Documentary Research Symposium

Poetics and Politics of Documentary is a practice-led research symposium exploring the interconnections between art and knowledge as they are expressed in...

An Introduction to Garden Herbalism

The fields and gardens of UCSC Farm and Garden abound with medicinal plants. Come learn how to use these common plants for every day maladies and health...

Field Sketching Classes

Explore your artistic side in the Arboretum gardens through Field Sketching Classes led by local artist and instructor Cynthia Armstrong. Each class will...

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...

Slugs Give Back

Alumni, come out, get your hands dirty, and connect with current students as we work to support sustainability through volunteering. Not only will you help...

The Algae Society: Bio Art Design Lab

Explore the many fascinating ways in which algae plays a critical role on our planet! These diverse, beautiful, and vital living organisms are unsung heroes...

Amah Mutsun Speaker Series: Indigenous Artists in the California Missions

Join the American Indian Resource Center for our 20th Amah Mutsun Speaker Series Event with guest speaker Dr. Yve Chavez. California Indian artists were...

Ray Collett Lecture Series: Julie Evens, California's Botanical Landscapes.

Julie will discuss her roots at UC Santa Cruz from being an intern at the Arboretum, experiencing the natural history field quarter, to collecting and...

Circle Mirror Transformation

In the small town of Shirley, Vermont, five strangers gather in a dance studio to embark on a unique journey together in a creative drama class for adults....

The Miriam Ellis International Playhouse

Cowell College, Stevenson College and the Department of Languages and Applied Linguistics will present the 19th season of the Miriam Ellis international...

Saturday, May 18