Events

November 27 - December 26, 2022

Sunday, November 27

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

The Pickwick Club presents 'Our Mutual Friend'

Charles Dickens published Our Mutual Friend in twenty monthly parts from May 1864 to November 1865. It was the fourteenth and final novel in his vast corpus...

Women's Basketball vs Whitworth

NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Competition. Watch the live stream.

Monday, November 28

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

CAPS: Grad Talk

Grad Talk is a brief, confidential, drop-in service for graduate students seeking support or advice, or want to find out more about counseling. Grad Talk is...

10am
Virtual Event
Book Cover for Camilla Hawthorne's new book, Contesting Race and Citizenship: Youth Politics in the Black Mediterranean (Cornell University Press, 2022)

Due to the strike, this celebration will be rescheduled. On November 28th 2022, you are invited to celebrate the launch of Associate Professor of Sociology...

AM Seminar: Model Reduction and Coarse-Graining of Complex Systems

Complex systems in nature and in applications (such as molecular systems, crowd dynamics, swarming, opinion formation, just to name a few) are often...

3pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, November 29

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Meg Corman, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Constituent and Donor Engagement, University Relations

Mindfulness is a particular way of paying attention. It is the mental faculty of purposefully bringing attention to one’s present moment experience....

postcard for the show

Planktons are defined as marine drifters and while extremely tiny compared to whales, they make up 90% of the mass of all marine life in the ocean. They are...

Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

Drop-In Figure Drawing

The Art Department invites the community to attend drawing classes. Drop-In Draw provides a live model and room monitor. There is no formal lesson. Only dry...

Wednesday, November 30

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Ready to Fly? Monterey Bay DART Symposium

Are you curious about drone, automation and robotics technology (DART)? Join Monterey Bay DART, along with experts, entrepreneurs, educators, policy makers,...

Arts Professional Pathways: Arts Roundtable

A Conversation about Curatorial Practices and Internships at the National Museum of African American History and Culture Arts Professional Pathways offers a...

produce

Low-cost produce stand with fresh fruits & veggies from the UCSC Farm & Santa Cruz Farmers' Market. The Produce Pop-Up aims to increase access to fresh,...

Maintaining Work-Life Balance with Angel Dominguez

Join Angel Dominguez for an interactive workshop and discussion of what it means to cultivate a healthy work-life balance. The discussion will cover the...

postcard for the show

Planktons are defined as marine drifters and while extremely tiny compared to whales, they make up 90% of the mass of all marine life in the ocean. They are...

Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

CAPS: Graduate Women's Group

A supportive space to realize you are not alone in struggling to juggle personal and academic demands. Common topics include: anxiety, motivation, Impostor...

Valarie Kaur

Together we are forging new futures so that our communities are sustained and thriving. This labor of love often looks external: Changing the material...

Games & Playable Media MS Program Information Session

Are you interested in learning about the MS program in Games & Playable Media at UC Santa Cruz? Register for our Virtual Information Session at ...

Human Computer Interaction Info Night event banner

Join us for a virtual Zoom event to learn more about our HCI MS program. Hear faculty and staff discuss our program curriculum and its connections to...

7pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, December 1

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Ready to Fly? Monterey Bay DART Symposium

Are you curious about drone, automation and robotics technology (DART)? Join Monterey Bay DART, along with experts, entrepreneurs, educators, policy makers,...

Arboretum Volunteer Q & A

Arboretum Volunteer Q & A Always wanted to volunteer at the UCSC Arboretum? Come check out volunteer opportunities and get all your questions answered by...

Defense: Y. Li (ECE) - Development of novel surface acoustic wave (SAW) based acoustofluidics devices

Description: Acoustofluidics, the technology integrating acoustic with microfluidics, has drawn significant attention based on its unique advantages through...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Bri McWhorter, Founder and CEO, Speaking Coach, Activate to Captivate

Learn techniques to warm up, deal with nerves, craft your talk, and deliver an engaging oration for any audience. This interactive workshop will take you...

FALL Coastal Science & Policy Seminars

The Costal Science & Policy seminars try to highlight different aspects of coastal science and policy including changemakers and innovations. The sessions...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Defense: L. Seninge (BMEB) - Integrating Prior Biological Knowledge And Machine Learning For Single-Cell Transcriptomics Analysis

Description: Single-cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-Seq) has offered a unique window into studying cellular identity at unprecedented scale and resolution....

12pm
PSB 305
Stream Available
How Humans Use of Space Constrains the Physiology, Behavior, and Survival of Mountain Lions

POSTPONED – THIS EVENT WILL BE RESCHEDULED The Center for Integrated Spatial Research presents a new geospatial frontiers speaker series called CISR Bytes:...

Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

postcard for the show

Planktons are defined as marine drifters and while extremely tiny compared to whales, they make up 90% of the mass of all marine life in the ocean. They are...

Defense: M. Haukness (BMEB) - Using long reads to improve haplotype phasing, genome assembly, and gene annotation

Description: Despite their accuracy, next-generation DNA sequencing technologies have limited utility in analyzing ambiguous and repetitive parts of the...

3pm
Stream Available
Brothers in Blue and Students in Circle Families

Join UCSC professor Megan McDrew on an 8-week journey into CTF Soledad prison to read academic, transformative justice material with prisoners, better known...

Douglas Brinkley

New York Times bestselling author and acclaimed presidential historian Douglas Brinkley will present his new book Silent Spring Revolution, which chronicles...

Friday, December 2

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Advancement: C. Pryor (CSE) - NeuPSL: A Scalable Approach to Neuro-Symbolic Inference and Reasoning

Description: In recent years, integrating deep learning with symbolic reasoning has seen promising success in designing interpretable models that learn with...

12pm
Stream Available
postcard for the show

Planktons are defined as marine drifters and while extremely tiny compared to whales, they make up 90% of the mass of all marine life in the ocean. They are...

Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

Open Studios

Exhibited throughout the Art Department studios and classrooms, Open Studios features Art students' art work in a variety of media including: drawing,...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Produce Pop-Up stand

Low-cost produce stand with fresh fruits & veggies from the UCSC Farm & Santa Cruz Farmers' Market. The Produce Pop-Up aims to increase access to fresh,...

Emerging Community Futures: 4th Annual Everett Student Project Showcase

The 4th Annual Everett Student Project Showcase is an opportunity for our students to highlight their 2022 projects. Join us for food, connecting with local...

People interacting at Indie Game Night October 2022

Come join us for an evening of games, food, and fun at the UCSC Silicon Valley Indie Playtest Night! Play new titles currently in development, and meet the...

Saturday, December 3

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

cabbage

*This workshop is full! Email agroecology@ucsc.edu to be added to the waitlist.* Get a hands-on lesson in fermenting and preserving the harvest with Brooks...

First Saturday Arboretum Garden Tour

Come check out all the Arboretum has to offer on one of our guided tours! Tours will be held the first Saturday of the month from 11 AM -12 PM and cost the...

postcard for the show

Planktons are defined as marine drifters and while extremely tiny compared to whales, they make up 90% of the mass of all marine life in the ocean. They are...

Hank Willis Thomas and Baz Dreisinger: The Writing on the Wall

The Writing on the Wall, a collaboration between artist Hank Willis Thomas and scholar and activist Dr. Baz Dreisinger, is an installation covering the...

Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Miriam Ellis

Join us to celebrate the life of Miriam Ellis, lecturer emerita of French, fellow of Cowell College, and founder of the Miriam Ellis International Playhouse...

Women's Basketball vs Lincoln

NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Competition. Watch the live stream.

Sunday, December 4

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Victorian Necromancies with Professor Renée Fox

"These three sessions will offer the Friends an opportunity to explore the Victorian gothic, one of my favorite genres of 19th-century literature. The first...

Monday, December 5

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

GSA Council Meeting

The GSA is having its first council meeting of the new academic year, and we'd like to see you there! All graduate students are welcome to attend; council...

Tuesday, December 6

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Advancement: A. Kaul (CSE) - D4: Dynamic, Decentralized, Distributed, Delegation-Based Network Control and Its Applications to Autonomous Vehicles

Description: Connected autonomous vehicles technology is expected to be an important component of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). Several relevant...

9am
Virtual Event
Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

Wednesday, December 7

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

Kraw Lecture Series

Genomic scientist Karen Miga, assistant professor of biomolecular engineering at UC Santa Cruz, was named one of the 100 most influential people of 2022 by...

5pm
Stream Available

Thursday, December 8

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

hay barn

The Friends of the UCSC Farm & Garden are pleased to announce our first winter poetry event in the Hay Barn at UCSC. Four outstanding local poets will read...

Friday, December 9

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

2023 Summer Courses (partial listing with more to come!)

Plan for summer this winter at summer.ucsc.edu. A portion of online and in-person summer courses are now searchable by department or by general education...

8am
Virtual Event
Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Saturday, December 10

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

GE Union Square San Francisco Trip

Join Global Engagement (GE) staff and fellow international graduate students and scholars for a holiday visit to San Francisco's Union Square on Saturday,...

Hank Willis Thomas and Baz Dreisinger: The Writing on the Wall

The Writing on the Wall, a collaboration between artist Hank Willis Thomas and scholar and activist Dr. Baz Dreisinger, is an installation covering the...

Image of Esak Ordoñez, courtesy of Ruth Anne Beutler

Event Update: This event has been postponed; new date to be announced. --- Film Screening: LAND/TRUST (2022) Directed by Ruth Anne Beutler LAND/TRUST...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Sunday, December 11

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Monday, December 12

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Tuesday, December 13

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

How do I get started in data?

Is data science or data engineering for you? Just about every department in an organization is looking to the data to better understand past decisions and...

Wednesday, December 14

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Paralegal Career Q&A

What do paralegals do? If you’ve ever wondered what it is that paralegals do and how they get started, join us for a live Q&A. We'll talk about the...

Thursday, December 15

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

RVfpga: Teaching Computer Architecture Workshop

Learn how to use RISC-V to teach computer architecture and the design of systems on chip (SoCs) in this hands-on, in-person, one-day workshop with the...

Arboretum Volunteer Q & A

Arboretum Volunteer Q & A Always wanted to volunteer at the UCSC Arboretum? Come check out volunteer opportunities and get all your questions answered by...

Friday, December 16

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Women's Basketball vs Linfield

NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Competition. Watch the live stream.

Saturday, December 17

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Birds & Blooms Saturday Tour

Join us EVERY 3RD SATURDAY of the month at 9:15 AM for our SATURDAY BIRDS & BLOOMS TOUR! Come get to know the Arboretum through the incredible winged...

Hank Willis Thomas and Baz Dreisinger: The Writing on the Wall

The Writing on the Wall, a collaboration between artist Hank Willis Thomas and scholar and activist Dr. Baz Dreisinger, is an installation covering the...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Cal Lutheran vs Linfield

NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Competition. Watch the live stream.

Sunday, December 18

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Women's Basketball vs Cal Lutheran

NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Competition. Watch the live stream.

Monday, December 19

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Tuesday, December 20

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Wednesday, December 21

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Minnesota-Morris vs Wisconsin-Whitewater

NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Competition. Watch the live stream.

Thursday, December 22

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

(artwork by Miki Saito)

Learn how the members of the Grateful Dead and the global Dead Head community took inspiration from one another in creating an image-rich, worldwide art...

Women's Basketball vs Minnesota-Morrisa

NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Competition. Watch the live stream.

Friday, December 23

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Saturday, December 24

Image credit: Still from Futility Season, courtesy of Hoda Sobhani

Exemplary films from the Social Documentation M.F.A. cohorts (2021 and 2022) rotate in an exhibition called Frames Per Second. The films document...

Hank Willis Thomas and Baz Dreisinger: The Writing on the Wall

The Writing on the Wall, a collaboration between artist Hank Willis Thomas and scholar and activist Dr. Baz Dreisinger, is an installation covering the...

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

Sunday, December 25

jackie sumell: Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers

Flowers For Incarcerated Mothers is an art and garden project made in collaboration with artist jackie sumell and over two dozen mothers who are...

November 27 - December 26, 2022