Welcome Night for UCSC and UCI Study Abroad Students

Study abroad students and alumni from the University of California Santa Cruz and Irvine are invited to join a walking tour of London that celebrates one of the city’s most infamous murderers – Jack the Ripper! The tour will be £8 and following the walking tour, the group will head to a nearby pub for … More Welcome Night for UCSC and UCI Study Abroad Students

Join us for the California: Designing Freedom Tour hosted by UCSC and UCD

‘Designed in California’ is the new ‘Made in Italy’ That’s the slogan for the new California: Designing Freedom exhibition at the Design Museum. Join fellow UC alumni and students for a guided tour of the Design Museum by one of its designers, Fabien Pinault (friend of UC Davis), followed by an at-your-own-pace stroll around the … More Join us for the California: Designing Freedom Tour hosted by UCSC and UCD

The Farm turns 50!!

The experiment in organic gardening that began at UC Santa Cruz in 1967 is now the oldest university-based organic research and education facility in the country. “What began as a student- and faculty-initiated idea to create a garden as a place for repose, renewal, and connection is, today, an incredibly well-rounded resource that exists to … More The Farm turns 50!!

5th Annual University of California Summer Barbecue in London

Kick off the beautiful British summer with fellow University of Californians, food and fun. Catch up with old friends, make new connections and welcome incoming first-year students to the UC family! Make sure to enter the Raffle Prize Draw to win some stellar prizes like Marc Jacobs sunglasses, dinner for 2 at Antayla Turkish Restaurant, … More 5th Annual University of California Summer Barbecue in London

Pub Night with UCSB

Hey Folks! We’re having a Pub night with UCSB next Thursday, April 20th! They celebrate the Third (Thirty) Thursday of each month and this month we’re helping them celebrate! As always, alumni, students and friends from all campuses are welcome! More info and RSVP here.  

Film professor contributes to new PBS documentary on race in America

UC Santa Cruz assistant professor of film and digital media Jennifer Maytorena Taylor has produced one of several short pieces that comprise The Talk: Race in America, a new film premiering February 20 on PBS. The two-hour documentary is about the increasingly necessary conversation taking place in homes and communities, between parents of color and … More Film professor contributes to new PBS documentary on race in America

UC Santa Cruz launches Murray Baumgarten Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies

UC Santa Cruz has established an endowed chair to honor the person most responsible for the thriving Jewish Studies program that exists on the campus today. Over 150 donors have committed a combined total of $977,130 to establish the new Murray Baumgarten Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies in the Center for Jewish Studies, located in … More UC Santa Cruz launches Murray Baumgarten Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies