UCSB Academic Senate



Special Message on Curtailment - October 2020
October 20, 2020
In my newsletter of October 8, 2020, I mentioned the challenges posed to our University by the budget crisis, precipitated by the on-going pandemic. Since then, President Drake announced a proposed budget-savings plan that would impose a curtailment period on every UC campus during the 2020-21 academic year.

Divisional Chair’s Newsletter - October 2020
October 8, 2020
Welcome to this edition of the Divisional Chair’s Newsletter, which is designed to keep Senate members informed about recent events in the Academic Senate.

2020-21 Harold J. Plous Award Winner - Dr. Leah Stokes
September 23, 2020
This award recognizes outstanding contributions to the intellectual life of the campus community, and is the highest honor that UCSB’s Senate bestows on an Assistant Professor from L&S.

Letter to Senate Faculty from Academic Council Chair Kum-Kum Bhavnani
September 4, 2020

Statement from UC Senate Academic Council: A Moment for Silence and Reflection
June 3, 2020