Events: 04/2018

April 2018

  • April 12, 2018 - May 12, 2018

    An exhibition celebrating the life of Mary Porter Sesnon (1868-1930) and her influences on the arts in Santa Cruz County.

  • December 14, 2017 - April 29, 2018

    Notes in margins. An old volume repurposed in ways never anticipated by its original creator. An artist’s response to, and re-envisioning of, a novel’s physical form.

  • April 7, 2018 - June 30, 2018

    FOREST (for a thousand years...), the beguiling and uncanny audio installation by renowned Canadian artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, will be on exhibition in the redwood grove of UC S

  • April 20, 2018 - April 21, 2018

    This conference seeks to cultivate an interdisciplinary understanding of the field of Sound Studies by taking up the ubiquitous sonic trope of noise, considering its counter-productive character an

  • April 17, 2018 - April 22, 2018

    Each April, our Earth Week celebration includes free admission for anyone arriving via people power (bicycle, walking, etc.) or via public transportation.

  • April 21, 2018, 12:00pm

    We invite you to enjoy an afternoon of dance, food, fun and learn more about the indigenous communities on campus and in the Santa Cruz area!

  • April 19, 2018 - June 20, 2018

    The Eloise Pickard Smith Gallery at the University of California Santa Cruz is proud to present “Emerging Visions: Creative Practice at the Nexus of Freedom and Justice.” The exhibition features wo

  • April 10, 2018 - June 30, 2018

    FOREST (for a thousand years...), the beguiling and uncanny audio installation by renowned Canadian artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, will be on exhibition in the redwood grove of UC S

  • January 12, 2018 - April 22, 2018

    Explore California’s wild coastal edge through stunning prints by Tom Killion (Cowell '75) and poetry. California’s coast is full of wild surprises. A snacking otter.

    California's Wild Edge
  • April 22, 2018, 10:00am

    The 4th Annual Campus Cleanup brings together all communities of UCSC to teach individuals about proper waste sorting, remove litter and beautify our campus.

  • March 1, 2018 - December 6, 2018

    This 90-minute, behind-the-scenes hiking tour takes visitors into Younger Lagoon Reserve adjacent to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center.

  • April 22, 2018, 2:00pm

    Please join us on April 22, 2018 from 2-4:30 PM at the Media Theater for a film screening of Cruel and Unusual - the Story of the Angola 3.

  • April 22, 2018, 7:30pm

    Music student Hannah Flora, soprano, presents her senior recital performing works by Barber, Fauré, Handel, Schocker, and Schumann.

  • April 16, 2018 - April 23, 2018

    This course covers the critical skills necessary to create and modify a project plan in Microsoft Project. Create a project plan file containing tasks and resources.

  • April 23, 2018, 3:30pm

    The Latin American and Latino Studies Department welcomes Dr.

  • April 23, 2018, 4:00pm

    Archaeologists of colonialism and indigeneity continue to debate how to interpret and represent indigenous cultures and communities during colonial and settler colonial periods.

  • April 23, 2018, 5:00pm

    Save the date! Jardiniere's Monday Night Supper Club benefits the Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems, with a themed three course tasting menu and wine pairings.

    jardinier menu
  • April 3, 2018 - June 5, 2018

    The 2018 Arts Dean’s Lecture Series on Creative Entrepreneurship is part of the Arts Division’s new creative entrepreneurship initiative entitled Artist21, this year’s series features a distinguish

  • April 24, 2018, 5:15pm

    Robin Hunicke is a video game designer and producer who is professor and director of Arts + Games and Playable Media and Digital Art and New Media at UC Santa Cruz and the co-found

  • April 24, 2018, 7:30pm

    In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Women’s Center at UCSC is pleased to invite you to Take Back the Night 2018.

  • April 18, 2018 - April 25, 2018

    This course is designed to teach you how to create, edit, format, and print a document in Excel. You will learn to copy, move, insert, and delete data.

  • April 25, 2018, 11:00am

    Join the UC Santa Cruz community on Tuesday, April 25th to celebrate National DNA DAY!

  • April 25, 2018, 11:30am

    Come try free samples of local, organic, and sustainable foods served here at UCSC! Prepare to be delighted by the variety of great produce, snacks, and drinks.

    Students enjoy the free samples at the tasting fair.
  • April 4, 2018 - June 6, 2018

    Wednesday nights 7pm-9pm
    Location: UCSC Art Department Room M-101
    Spring quarter 2018:  April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6

    Image of Drop in Drawing Sketch
  • April 26, 2018, 8:30am

    More and more, managers find themselves having to affect an organizational outcome or motivate someone to take action without having direct authority over the situation or the person in question.

  • April 26, 2018, 9:00am

    The Sustainability Fair is on April 26th in Quarry Plaza, 8 tables in topics of sustainability and bringing together community groups and student organizations to celebrate Earth Week and engage th

  • April 26, 2018, 5:00pm

    Join us for delicious food and whimsical decorations centered around the teachings of the Lorax. Organizations will be tabling so you can learn how to make a difference.

  • April 26, 2018, 6:00pm

    Please join us for this student research forum highlighting four current UC Santa Cruz graduate and undergraduate projects. Selected photos from the scholarship contest will also be on display.

  • April 26, 2018, 7:00pm

    The Muslim Student Association at UC Santa Cruz has planned a night of spoken word and other poetry with three diverse Muslim artists in an attempt to amplify the voices of the Muslim community.

  • April 27, 2018 - April 29, 2018

    Around this time, every year, alumni return to our beautiful campus to reflect, rekindle, rediscover, and renew.

    illustration of people, ocean, and redwoods
  • April 27, 2018, 10:00am

    Cohosted by E.A.R.T.H.

  • April 27, 2018, 10:00am

    This inaugural Control Theory and Automation Symposium will explore current challenges and future directions in control and automation.

  • April 27, 2018, 10:30am

    Enviroslug will host our 17th Annual Earth Summit on April 27th from 10:30am-3:30pm in the College 9/10 Multipurpose Room.

  • April 27, 2018 - April 29, 2018

    The 2018 graduates from the Digital Arts and New Media (DANM) MFA program are pleased to present their exhibition, Interstices, on April 27- 29, 2018.

    Digital Arts Research Center
  • April 27, 2018, 1:00pm

    The Division of Graduate Studies hosts its 14th annual Graduate Research Symposium, featuring graduate student presentations of their research in poster, talk, and multimedia formats.

    Graduate Research Symposium Lightbulb Logo
  • April 27, 2018, 2:00pm

    Please join us on April 27 at the Seymour Center to celebrate the achievements of Héctor Tobar and Virginia Espino, the recipients of the 2018 Social Sciences Alumni Awards.

  • April 27, 2018, 2:30pm

    This class explores the third part of Daniel Goleman’s 4 Principles of Emotional Intelligence: Social-Awareness. We know we have emotions and we recognize and try to monitor them.

  • April 27, 2018, 4:00pm

    Immediately following the Graduate Research Symposium, enjoy light refreshments and live music and learn the graduate student winners: overall, runner-up overall, best in the Arts, Engineering, Hum

    McHenry Library South Lawn
  • April 28, 2018, 8:00am

    Lace up your running shoes for a scenic run in support of student scholarships. Refreshments and commemorative gifts for all racers.

  • April 28, 2018, 9:00am

    An audio installation by renowned artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, FOREST (for a thousand years...) is an immersive sensory experience located in a mysterious pocket of the Arboretum.

  • April 28, 2018, 10:00am

    Welcome back home Banana Slugs!

  • April 28, 2018, 10:00am

    Join us for the annual Spring Plant Sale! All plants are organically grown and include a wide selection of annual vegetables and flowers, along with wonderful perennials for the landscape.

    plant sale
  • April 28, 2018, 11:00am

    Free speech leader and creator of an iconic feminist studies program, Professor Bettina Aptheker (Ph.D. ‘83, history of consciousness), will deliver the 2018 Baskin Ethics Lecture.

  • April 28, 2018, 12:00pm

    Please join the Educational Opportunities Program on Saturday April 28th from 12-3pm in the ARCenter as we honor our EOP Alumnus.

  • April 28, 2018, 12:00pm

    UCSC has first home date of Spring practice taking on Division II rival Academy of Art

  • April 28, 2018, 12:30pm

    Shakespeare to Go presents a 50-minute version of "Romeo and Juliet" in the newly renovated Quarry Amphitheater at UCSC.

  • April 28, 2018, 12:30pm

    The Center for Innovations in Teaching and Learning presents “How Slugs Teach and Learn Now: What Is Active Learning and Why Does It Matter." Four of our most innovative educators share how we keep

  • April 28, 2018, 2:00pm

    All are welcome at the Norris Center open house, featuring bee illustrations and art making stations!

  • April 28, 2018, 2:30pm

    Considering law school or a career in law? Join us as three distinguished alums discuss their career paths and how their UCSC education helped them on their way. All are welcome!

  • April 28, 2018, 2:30pm

    Mark Massoud, associate professor of politics and legal studies, speaks about the lived experience of Islamic law for Muslims in Somalia, Sudan, and California, joined in conversation by writer Lau

  • April 28, 2018, 6:00pm

    EOP Alumni are welcome to attend our EOP Celebration on Saturday April 28th from 6pm-9pm at the Stevenson Event Center.

  • April 28, 2018, 7:00pm

    A live radio variety show featuring personalities, artists, and other creatives who were part of the 50-year history of student radio at UC Santa Cruz.

  • April 28, 2018, 7:30pm

    San Francisco's Del Sol Quartet performs the West-Coast premiere of Frederic Rzewski's String Quartet No. 2 and new music by local and international composers.

  • April 29, 2018, 10:00am

    The annual Spring Plant Sale will have a 50th Anniversary twist, featuring some of Alan Chadwick's favorites and other long-time Farm & Garden selections along with the best of more recent vari

    plant sale tables
  • April 29, 2018, 10:30am

    Alumni, current students, graduates and guests are welcome to our informal brunch.

  • April 29, 2018, 11:00am

    The UC Santa Cruz men's soccer team hosts City College of San Francisco and Cal State East Bay for their Spring training games.
    Admission is free and get a sneak peek of the 2018 team.

  • April 29, 2018, 1:30pm

    Albatrosses spend nearly all of their lives over open ocean, traveling thousands of miles to find food. Instead of flapping their immense wings, they dynamically soar above the sea.

  • April 29, 2018, 3:00pm

    Spanish and Moorish music, from Martinetes to Sevillanas and Fandangos.

  • April 30, 2018, 8:30am

    Busy managers, supervisors or administrative professionals are juggling deadlines, projects and multiple demands daily and have no time to waste.