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The College of Letters and Sciences, along with the Institute for Social Behavioral and Economic Research, at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for an Academic Coordinator I position.

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Our first International Graduate Student Conference, held in May of 2018, has recently been featured in the Humanities and Fine Arts Division website. 


This event will be sponsored as part of the Feminist Futures series of events that will be...

  1. May 3, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

The Lusophone and Hispanic Annual Graduate Conference, organized by the Spanish and Portuguese...

  1. April 18, 2019 - 9:00am
  2. April 19, 2019 - 9:00am

Media reports on cultural heritage issues focus primarily on the destruction of ancient...

  1. March 6, 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

A Roundtable with the Participation of


Kathleen Bruhn (Political Science, UCSB) • Evelyne Laurent-Perrault (History, UCSB) •

 Juan Pablo Lupi (Spanish and Portuguese, UCSB) Andreína Soto Segura (History, UCSB)


TUESDAY FEBRUARY 26 - 12:00PM -1:30PM -  HSSB 3041

  1. February 26, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

While the dominant discourse of globalization emphasizes a borderless and more...

  1. February 22, 2019 - 8:00am to 2:30pm
  2. February 23, 2019 - 8:30am to 7:00pm

Lecture by Dr. Javier Puente (Instituto de Historia of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile).


  1. January 30, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Please join our first Tertulia, a new LAIS forum for conversation, sharing, and debate...

  1. January 29, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

The Program in Latin American and Iberian Studies Co-sponsors:

Antonio Machado en el siglo XXI: Nueva trilla de poesía, pensamiento y persona* and of the co-edited volume *A New History of Iberian Feminisms* by Silvia Bermúdez and Roberta Johnson

  1. January 22, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Please join us for a roundtable with Kathleen Bruhn (Political Science),...

  1. December 3, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm