Events

Wednesday, April 21

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...

How to be a paralegal

Career Opportunity The types of law and legal specialty areas are diverse and employment opportunities for paralegals are growing at a much faster rate...

Banana Slug Share: Historical Glimpse into the Arts at UCSC from 1975-77: Student Film Documentary & Video Synth Experiment

Two Kresge alumni share rare video footage of UCSC back in 1975-1977 through their creative lens. The documentary film is a compilation of students’ final...

Banana Slug Share: Changing your Money Mindset: Cultivating confidence for fundraising success

Success in fundraising starts with the right mindset. You’re not asking for money; you’re giving someone — whether that’s a foundation, an individual or a...

Kevin Kumashiro

"Anti-Oppressive Educational Research: Lenses from Movement Building" This colloquium will explore what it means to engage in and leverage educational...

12pm
Virtual Event
Lunchtime chat with Humanities Dean Jasmine Alinder

Please join the Humanities Division's newest Dean, Jasmine Alinder, to hear her thoughts on her first year as Dean as well as her inspirational vision for...

Banana Slug Share: Origami Fun

Have a little fun. Take a little break. Be entertained by a fellow Slug as he demos a few of his original designs and then teaches you how to fold some of...

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
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Good Enough: A Guide to Overcoming Impostor Syndrome

In this webinar, we will define "impostor syndrome,” discuss its causes and how it manifests in our student and professional lives. Learn to affirm your...

Visual & Media Cultures Colloquium—Amy Lonetree

Amy Lonetree, associate professor of history at UC Santa Cruz, presents a talk as part of the Visual and Media Cultures Colloquia (VMCC). This presentation...

From Amborella to Zingiberales: An afternoon exploring the UCSC Greenhouses!

Join us for an interactive virtual tour of the UCSC Greenhouses research and instructional plant collection. We will be discussing current graduate and...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
Diverse Voices: Kelly Harkins Kincaid

A Professional Speaker Event Spotlighting Industry Leaders: "Living on the Edge of Your Comfort Zone: Women in Executive Leadership"

Living on the Edge of Your Comfort Zone:  Women in Executive Leadership

Part of our Diverse Voices series, Kelly Harkins Kincade will present about her time as an executive in the Bioscience industry. Kelly Harkins Kincaid has...

Go Green With GE: Celebrate Earth Day

Come celebrate Earth Day with Global Engagement. We will share ways of going green and increasing international sustainability through everyday actions, and...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
University Forum

Join us for an engaging conversation with award-winning filmmakers and professors in the Social Documentation MFA program Jacqueline Olive and Jennifer...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Plankton Make the World Go ROund

Join Save Our Shores and local expert panelists from Cabrillo College, UC Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, One People One Reef, and...

Tools for Diversity Leadership in the C-Suite

With a spotlight on the issues of diversity, equity and inclusion, people are looking to leadership for change. How will you respond? Join DEI expert...

Banana Slug Share: The Art of Survival in Mind, Body & Spirit

Based on a lifetime career as an expedition photographer covering ever-changing cultures and wilderness places on the planet (which began in a darkroom at...

Wednesday, April 21