Events

Tuesday, April 20

3 Minutes Moving: Moving Our Bodies/Moving Online

Accomplished teachers in dance, martial arts, and contemplative movement practices present an invitation to move your body in "3 Minutes Moving" (3MM), a...

Virtual Event
Barring Freedom

Curated by Rachel Nelson and Alexandra Moore, Barring Freedom is an art exhibition on view at the San José Museum of Art. It will travel to John Jay College...

DANM MFA Exhibition Spring 2021

Students in the Digital Arts and New Media M.F.A. program at UC Santa Cruz show their final thesis projects in this annual culminating exhibition. This...

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Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

The Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show celebrates the life of Eduardo Carrillo, 2021 scholarship recipients, and the importance of teaching art and...

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First Generation Arts Alumni (Online Exhibition)

In collaboration with UC Santa Cruz's Porter College and the Arts Division, the Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery presents a virtual exhibition of works from...

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Refract invites viewers to a digital symposium addressing topics such as memory, technology and site-specificity, genealogy and familial relationships, and...

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In Honor of Our Sisters

In Honor of Our Sisters collects photographs and narratives from Indigenous UC Santa Cruz students about important Indigenous women in their lives, be they...

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OpenLab Data Visualization Collective: The convergence of art, science, and technology for digital storytelling

The OpenLab Collaborative Research Center at UC Santa Cruz invites exploration of the new Data Visualization Collective, an online exhibition formed by Art...

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Senior Show: Abby McPhillips (Online Exhibition)

Senior Art student Abby McPhillips comments: "Printmaking is the outlet through which I express the world I inhabit mentally." * * * * * FREE and...

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Solitary Garden Virtual Tour

Solitary Garden is the participatory public sculpture and garden project by award-winning artist jackie sumell. Solitary Garden creatively advocates for the...

Summer Session Visiting Student Registration Open

Anyone can take classes at UC Santa Cruz over the Summer Session, but visiting students must register to enroll. Registration is open through June 15.

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Virtual Open Studios (Winter 2021)

Virtual Open Studios features student artwork in a variety of media. Visit the online exhibition to view samples from each of the Art Department's winter...

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Virtual Younger Lagoon Reserve Tours

Younger Lagoon Reserve is now offering a free virtual tour for the public in both English and Spanish. This virtual tour follows the same stops as the...

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What Makes Us Human: An Art + Genomics Convergence (Online Exhibition)

To coincide with the 20th anniversary of UC Santa Cruz's online publication of the assembled human genome, What Makes Us Human: An Art + Genomics Convergence...

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Active Slug Challenge

How are you staying active? Join the Banana Slug community as we walk, run, bike, swim, climb, and surf our way through alumni week. Prizes to be awarded to...

12:01am
Virtual Event
McHenry Cup College Challenge Graphic

1. Reconnect with your college affiliate. 2. Complete scavenger hunt missions. 3. Win Banana Slug swag. 4. Help your college win the inaugural McHenry...

Banana Slug Share: Hollywood's Best Kept Communication Secrets

Emmy nominated performer and 2017 Comedy Magician of the Year, Larry Wilson, is going to trace his bizarre journey through show biz to his current Wilson...

Writing Together

Have you noticed that a large portion of your writing happens in short bursts? So have we! Writing Together is structured, weekly writing time for graduate...

Banana Slug Share: Fun-to-make “Loaded” Cards

Learn to make a unique card that is a card, a gift, and a treasure hunt all in one. They are fun and easy to make and personalize. Sentimental or silly – you...

Adventure Rec-a-Thon & Reconnections

Join Adventure Rec alumni, staff and students for a week of outdoor adventure and reconnections. Enjoy the week-long Rec-a-Thon, and hike, bike, paddle,...

4pm
Virtual Event
Planning For Retirement

A discussion on how to financially prepare for retirement.

Visualizing Abolition: (Re)Enacting Revolution

Dread Scott's recent large-scale art project, Slave Rebellion Reenactment, was a community-engaged performance reenacting the largest rebellion of enslaved...

Introduction to Irrigation

Water is the base for all life and critically important during these years of erratic rainfall. In this workshop, instructor Avry Miller will discuss the...

5pm
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Living at Merrill During a Pandemic and Beyond

Living on-campus during this pandemic year has been a unique experience. Alums will learn from staff and students about life at Merrill during the pandemic:...

Beyond Reopening College Classrooms: The Landscape of Learning after COVID

At this event, representatives of the campus teaching center (CITL) and Online Education will reflect on what we have learned supporting remote instruction...

S.L.U.G. Academy Inaugural Meeting

Join a panel of current student-athletes and alumni to discuss the importance of mentorship and developing the Banana Slug professional network.

Tuesday, April 20