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Spring Update from Senate Chair
Welcome back into Spring Quarter.
Posted: March 31, 2015

Undergraduate Research Awards - Call for Nomination of Undergraduates, Faculty, and Graduate Students
The Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research is presented annually to distinguished undergraduate researchers in three disciplinary fields and to one faculty member who has made extraordinary contributions to UCSB’s undergraduate research mission. The Fiona Goodchild Award for Excellence as a Mentor of Undergraduate Research is presented annually to two graduate students who have distinguished themselves in the area of undergraduate research supervision. Nomination Deadline: April 10, 2015.
Posted: March 6, 2015

Pearl Chase Funds – Call for Proposals
The Academic Senate is now accepting proposals for Pearl Chase Funds for Local Community Development, Conservation, or Historic Preservation Research Projects. Apply by April 9, 2015.
Posted: February 10, 2015

Faculty Research Grants – Call for Proposals
The Academic Senate Faculty Research Grants Program is now accepting proposals. Apply by April 9, 2015.
Posted: February 10, 2015

Geographer Janowicz Receives Plous Award
Krzysztof Janowicz, Assistant Professor in Geography, has been awarded the Plous Award which is one of the university’s highest honors for assistant professors.
Posted: November 5, 2014

Halloween Walk in Isla Vista
Organized Isla Vista walk at 10 pm on Friday October 31st.
Posted: October 30, 2014

Senate Town Hall on Health Care Tues. Nov. 4th 12 noon to 2 pm Corwin Pavilion
Join us for a discussion of health insurance and health care for UCSB employees.
Posted: October 29, 2014

Faculty Dinner Program in Isla Vista
This program will allow our faculty to extend interaction with undergraduate students beyond classrooms, laboratories, and other campus facilities to the IV community where so many of our students live.
Posted: October 22, 2014

Faculty Forum on Isla Vista, Wednesday October 15th from 12 to 2 pm, UCen Harbor Room
The Senate is sponsoring a Forum for faculty to discuss current and future curricular projects in Isla Vista.
Posted: October 10, 2014

UCSB Materials Professor Shuji Nakamura Wins Nobel Prize in Physics
The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded to Shuji Nakamura, professor of materials and of electrical and computer engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and two others.
Posted: October 7, 2014