Events

April 18 - May 17, 2021

Sunday, April 18

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event
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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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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.

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
Klesis Sunday Worship Service

Klesis invites you, whether your Christian or not, to join us for our Sunday Worship Service every Sunday at 2:00 PM

1pm
Virtual Event
Seymour Center Virtual Science Sunday — Conservation Physiology in Marine Mammals: Predicting Vulnerability in Threatened Cetacean, Pinniped, and Sirenian Species

Each year, marine mammals are exposed to increasing levels of disturbance related to human activities in the marine environment. Whether it's through...

1:30pm
Virtual Event

Monday, April 19

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
Calendar icon

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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.

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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: 3 Keys to Unstoppable Health: Your path to more energy, better digestion & feeling great!

In this class, you will learn: How the health of your gut is the #1 most important thing to creating unstoppable health, more energy, a robust immune...

Banana Slug Share: Ask a Financial Planner

Thinking about refinancing your student loans? Want to know the difference between an IRA and a 401(k)? Ask a financial planner in this half-hour Q&A...

11:30am
Virtual Event
Weird Science Reunion (Psych 139H)

Calling all Weird Scientists! In this 13th year of Weird Science (started as Psych 134, then became Psych 139H), Prof. Jean E. Fox Tree is holding a reunion...

Banana Slug Share: Breaking the Glass Ballot

The last election was a notable year for electing more women, people of color (POC) and out LGBTQI folks to elected offices across the country, but we're...

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
Seminar example

Spring 2021 Coastal Science & Policy Seminars Register here. Sessions held via Zoom When: Mondays 4-5/4-5:30pm, unless otherwise noted (*) April 19: Dr....

Saidiya Hartman: The Afterlife of Slavery

The Humanities Institute is honored to welcome esteemed Professor Saidiya Hartman for a free, live, online conversation about her relationship to the...

Sesnon Speak Up: Revolutionary Greetings!

Revolutionary Greetings! focuses on letter writing and open discussion about connecting with people who are incarcerated. In this multi-date event, attendees...

5pm
Virtual Event
CUIP Alumni Engagement Live Virtual Event

This is a great opportunity during UCSC Alumni Week to engage and mingle with current CUIP students during one of our weekly leadership classes. The main...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
A graphic depicting the 25th anniversary of the 1996 UC Santa Cruz Men's Tennis team which won the NCAA Division III national championship

Join Men's Tennis Head Coach, Jimmy Soper, as he interviews alumni from the team that won the 1996 NCAA DIII National Championship. Learn what it takes to...

Alumni Week: Implementing change - Tools for DEI

How do you implement change in your organization and in your social circle? Our inaugural class in the UCSC Silicon Valley Diversity Equity Inclusion series...

Banana Slug Trivia Night!

It's time for Trivia Night UC Santa Cruz Style! Rally your friends, and join in to play along as Thomas Todd (Stevenson, '08) takes you on a journey that'll...

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
Calendar icon

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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.

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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
Virtual Event
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.

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
Calendar icon

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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.

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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
Virtual Event
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
Leading Diversity 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...

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...

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...

Thursday, April 22

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
Calendar icon

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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.

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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: Self-Care, Who Cares: & The Nurturing of Resilience

We will review strategies to strengthen self-care and explore why it is problematic to implement what we know to be helpful to ensure better work-life...

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Sociology@UCSantaCruz will host a mixtapes session with Uriel Serrano (sociology) and Andrea del Carmen Vázquez (TBD). Uriel Serrano is a PhD candidate...

12pm
Virtual Event
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. During Winter...

Managing Your Student Loans

A discussion on how best to manage student loan (and other loan) debt.

First Generation Arts Alumni Panel Discussion and Virtual Exhibition

First Generation Arts Alumni Panel Discussion and Virtual Exhibition Porter College and the Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery Art Gallery are proud to announce the...

3:30pm
Virtual Event
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
Classically Contempo: Covering the change they wish to see in the world

Mikki & Nina have been collaborating and performing together since 2015. Multi-instrumentalist Mikki Lim (UC, Santa Cruz College 10) began studying piano at...

4:30pm
Virtual Event
TRACTION: Art Talk with Sharon Hayes in conversation with Jennifer González

Sharon Hayes engages multiple mediums–video, performance, and installation–in ongoing investigation into specific intersections between history, politics,...

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New technologies are being brought to bear in criminal justice. The existence of community databases of DNA information have enabled a new approach, forensic...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Banana Slug Share: Living a Soul Centered Life

Pioneers of consciousness, such as Dr. Michael Newton, found that deep states of relaxation and reflection, such as used in Past Life and Life Between Lives...

Friday, April 23

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
April in Santa Cruz New Music Festival 2021

The UCSC Music Department presents the April in Santa Cruz Music Festival, a month-long series of free concerts featuring works by UC Santa Cruz faculty and...

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
Calendar icon

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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.

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Comedy of Errors

live reading

5:30am
Virtual Event
Celebrate DNA DAY! with the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute  

You’re Invited! Celebrate DNA DAY! with the UC Santa Cruz Genomics Institute UCSC Alumni Week | Friday April 23, 2021, 10am - 2:00pm UCSC shared the...

10am
Virtual Event
Produce Pop-Up stand

The Produce Pop-Up stand distributes free curated boxes of organic produce from the UCSC Farm and other local farms to UCSC students. Students can sign up...

Banana Slug Share: Navigating a Hollywood career post UCSC Workshop

Navigating through the entertainment industry may be daunting however, you can do it! Join writer / director Luis Ramón Quintero as he shares his Hollywood...

How the Genomics Institute Responded to the Pandemic

This time has been challenging for all of us -- but we’re inspired by how people have come together, stepped up and contributed to a healthier world. Hear...

2:30pm
Virtual Event
New Gen Learning: Community-Supported Learning by Children and Students during the Pandemic and Beyond

New Gen Learning is an interdisciplinary consortium that brings together faculty and students from all divisions on campus to work on research that...

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
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"Fridays@4" is a virtual performance series offering Music Department affiliates the opportunity to connect and build community. Performers vary each week...

4pm
Virtual Event
Graduate Research Symposium

Annual presentation of graduate research by graduate students, judged by UCSC staff, alumni, postdocs, and foundation trustees, with an award ceremony...

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Join us for this special Alumni Week conversation with two UC Santa Cruz alumni who have dedicated their lives to public service. Moderated by UC Santa Cruz...

Slugs in the Senate: A conversation with John Laird and Art Torres

Join us for this special Alumni Week conversation with two UC Santa Cruz alumni who have dedicated their lives to public service. Moderated by UC Santa Cruz...

Susan W. Harriman, Director of Athletics & Recreation

"What happened to OPERS?" Join Director of Athletics & Recreation, Susan W. Harriman, for a comprehensive and facilitated forum to learn about the progress...

STEM Diversity Programs Alumni Reunion

The STEM Diversity Programs has a long-standing history of committing and promoting diversity in the sciences by providing direct services that support...

Live reading: “The Comedy of Errors” with Danny Scheie

Join us as Professor Danny Scheie brings the old gang back together for one more show. Danny is retiring from teaching, but luckily not from the...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Klesis Bible Study

Whether you're Christian or just curious, join us as we study the gospel of Mark together. Click here to join: bit.ly/KlesisConnect!

8pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, April 24

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event
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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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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
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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...

Crown: The Roots of Crown College

A discussion with founding faculty members, moderated by Crown Provost Manel Camps, recalling the founding and first years of Crown College from 1966 to 1970.

Elephant Seals at UCSC's Año Nuevo Reserve

Join Reserve Director Patrick Robinson for a live view of the elephant seal colony at Año Nuevo. You will get to see the elephant seals returning for their...

UCSC’s Early Days: The Creation of an Uncommon Campus

With more than 50 years of hindsight, Campus Architect Emeritus Frank Zwart (Cowell ’71) and founding faculty member Bill Domhoff will discuss the ideas and...

Merrill Undergraduate Research Program Panel

Every year, Merrill provides funding to support Merrill faculty fellows to engage Merrill students in hands-on research. Join us for a panel about research...

10:30am
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Career Advice Panel by First-Gen Alumni

We are holding a panel of UCSC first-generation alumni from different career fields to offer advice and experiences in entering the workforce, career...

Cowell Art!

The early days of UCSC and Cowell College brought together a remarkable collection of artists and art historians who together provided a spectacular...

Distinguished Graduate Student Alumni Awards

Annual bestowal of the Distinguished Graduate Student Alumni Awards, this year to both the 2020 and 2021 honorees

Banana Slug Share: Self-Care Foundations

In this workshop, we will explore the questions: What is self-care? Why is self-care important? How can we practice self-care? We'll have a knowledge share...

2pm
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Moat Day

The Merrill Moat is an interactive community art project that goes back the earliest days of the college. It is a celebration of the ideas, cultures, voices,...

Banana Slug Share: Photography Showcase - Open Show UCSC Alumni Photography

Experience stories through creative alumni lenses in this event offered by Open Show Santa Cruz. Selected photographers will share their work and...

3:30pm
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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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IndigeFest: A Celebration of Indigenous Cultures from Across Turtle Island

Join us for a unique online gathering highlighting performances by Indigenous singers, dancers, authors and artists.

A conversation with Terri McCullough (Oakes '91, politics), chief of staff to Nancy Pelosi, in memory of Gabe Zimmerman (Stevenson '02, sociology)

Gabe Zimmerman (Stevenson '02, sociology) was U.S. Congresswoman Gabby Giffords's community outreach director. He organized the "Congress on Your Corner"...

5:30pm
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Banana Slug Share: Evening cello: Bach and Beyond

Move into the evening with a half-hour of solo cello: UCSC music alum Roger Lebow playing Bach and related surprises. Cellist Roger Lebow (Porter, ‘71) was...

Crown: Evening of Plays, Pandemics, & Resistance

Lively audience/actor interaction in this two-act Crown student theatre presentation surrounding themes of pandemics and resilience through thoughtful...

Sunday, April 25

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event
Calendar icon

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

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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.

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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...

Virtual Event
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: How to Make Your Own Kombucha (Or, Honey, what's that gross thing in the back of the closet?)

Are you tired of spending $4 a bottle for kombucha from your hipster grocery store? After this workshop you'll know how to get your daily fix for pennies per...

Merrill Provost Brunch

Keeping to her annual tradition, Merrill Provost Elizabeth Abrams will host a “brunch” that will allow alumni to mingle together with students during...

Banana Slug Share: Papier-Mache Workshop

Come explore Kim Baise's easy step-by-step paper mache sculpture class. Learn how to create your very own sculptures using recycled materials. Make art to...

Crown: Coffee & Conversations

Alumni and students will meet and exchange insights on various topics. Then all participants will join Provost Camps as he shares an overview of this past...

The Nik Madsen Memorial at Crown Meadow Trailhead

Gather to share in the unveiling of the Nik Madsen memorial at the Crown Meadow trailhead. Nik Madsen was an avid Adventure Rec participant and student...

12pm
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Banana Slug Share: Building Wealth through Long Term Investing

Do you want to start investing but don't really know where to start? This workshop will educate you on the fundamentals of investing and the different tax...

Klesis Sunday Worship Service

Klesis invites you, whether your Christian or not, to join us for our Sunday Worship Service every Sunday at 2:00 PM

1pm
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Banana Slug Share: Fun Paper Art!

Join a mother and daughter creative team to make art out of paper and simple supplies! We'll start with a tiny magazine out of a single sheet of paper. Then...

Banana Slug Share: The Treasure Hunt: Opening up to Love and Longing in Your Nightly Dreams

Are you curious about your dreams? Join us and learn about how to enhance your waking life by deepening the ancient evolutionary, totally natural and 100%...

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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Monday, April 26

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...

Virtual Event
Eduardo Carrillo Scholars Virtual Group Show 2021

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

Virtual Event