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  • Global Studies Goes Big at Grad Slam

The Global Studies Graduate Students in both the MA and PhD programs had the largest participant...

A series of lectures that foregrounds the  importance of learning from others not trained in the Euro-American academy and promotes the enrichment of an intercultural dialogue about the world's pressing global issues.

 - UCSB researchers say EU-Turkey deal on refugees glosses over the legal and geopolitical realities of the migrant crisis.

It's finals week for several colleges in Santa Barbara County, but it's not stopping students from paying attention to the presidential race. Professor Mark Juergensmeyer comments on the UCSB student population.

Program Events

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A lecture by Dr. Mohinder Singh
Kapany Visiting Professor, Deparment of Global Studies

  1. May 23, 2016 -
    3:30pm to 5:00pm

Impact: Present and Future

A lively discussion with an esteemed panel on...

  1. May 19, 2016 -
    6:30pm to 8:30pm

The royal palace of Sans Souci was a key component of royal power strategies in the fledging...

  1. May 19, 2016 - 3:30pm

Paul Beaubrun is a singer- songwriter, producer and guitarist who comes from an eminent and...

  1. May 17, 2016 - 3:30pm

Hosted by comedian Rich Pierre Louis and artist- activist Ella Turenne featuring Paul Beaybrun...

  1. May 14, 2016 - 7:00pm

Five years after it approved destroying three glaciers to make room for a gold mine, Chile's...

  1. May 12, 2016 -
    4:00pm to 5:30pm

Sandra Angeleri is Professor of Theory of Knowledge in the Department of Anthropology the Universidad Central de Venezuela, and approaches the Geopolitics of Knowledge from a Latin American Ethnic and Decolonial Studies perspective, addressing historical materialism as well as feminist and eco-socialist theories.

  1. May 11, 2016 - 4:00pm

Diversity Lecture: The Muslim American Life: Crushing Islamophobia with Countercultures of Resistance with Dr. Moustafa Bayoumi

  1. May 5, 2016 - 6:00pm

Leonard Hammer, professor at University of Arizona, has two decades of experience in international law and human rights, and also applies his expertise to questions of environmental justice. This talk complements the Strategic Environmental Research Initiative (SERI) on Equity and the Environment, which is ongoing this year. Join us to hear Dr. Hammer's intriguing perspective on solving environmental problems in ways that benefit the people whom they affect most.

  1. May 2, 2016 - 11:30am

May 2016