Congratulations to the winners of the Crossroads 2.0 course proposal competition

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Congratulations to MacKenzie Wade (Anthropology) and Mariah Miller (Global Studies), winners of the Crossroads 2.0 Course Proposal competition. Their course, titled “Alternative Foods, Alternative Economies: Creative Collaborations to Reimagine the Food System" will be offered in the College of Creative Studies during the 2021-22 academic year. Read on to learn more!

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GSRC staff and peers are here for you!

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In light of the campus response to COVID-19, the Graduate Student Resource Center staff members and peer advisors continue to work remotely during Summer Quarter. We will be providing all of our regular services and support virtually. Find out more on how to connect with us!

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Meet the winners of the 2021 graduate mentoring awards

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The Graduate Division is pleased to announce the ​winners for two awards ​honoring graduate students who have distinguished themselves in the area of undergraduate research supervision: Elliott Ihm, Ryan Lach, Chelsea Edwards, Elizabeth Agey, Corinna Klein, and Valerie Meier. Read on to find out more about our awardees!

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Check out our Summer 2021 programming lineup!

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Check out the Summer 2021 events and workshops offered by the Graduate Student Resource Center! Don't miss your chance to get plugged into our ongoing professional development programming – from finding funding, to crafting your C.V. and resume, to navigating LinkedIn, and much more. ​Mark your calendars and visit our Events page for updated information as events get closer.

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Deadline extended: Apply for the Graduate Division's International Graduate Student Peer Advisor position

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The Graduate Division, in partnership with the Division of Student Affairs, is currently accepting applications for the International Graduate Student Peer Advisor. Along with an hourly salary and partial fee support, this position provides the opportunity to gain valuable experience working in academic administration while supporting fellow graduate students. The application deadline has been extended to Tuesday, June 22. Read on for more info and to apply!

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Graduate Division seeks Funding Peer Advisor for 2021-22

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The UCSB Graduate Division is currently accepting applications for its Funding Peer Advisor position. Along with an hourly salary and partial fee support (equivalent to 25% TA fee support), this position provides the opportunity to gain valuable experience working in academic administration while supporting fellow graduate students. Apply by July 12!

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Congratulations to our Diversity and Outreach Peer Advisor!

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The Graduate Division would like to congratulate Sam del Castillo on matching at the California State University Long Beach Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)! Sam will be completing their predoctoral internship with CSU Long Beach's CAPS, where they will be working with students and supporting their mental health. They will also continue their dissertation work on parental support of transgender Latinx youth, as well as other projects on decolonizing psychology and teaching and training. Read on to learn more!

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Support UCSB's champion in the UC-wide Grad Slam!

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Cheer on and vote for Logan Kozal, UCSB's campus winner and graduate student in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology, as she presents her research in the UC-wide Grad Slam! Logan will be competing against members of other UC campuses for her share of the $14,000 total prize money. You can watch Grad Slam live tomorrow and cast your vote for Logan in the People's Choice Award!

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Applications for Graduate Student Internship Fellowship due May 2

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Don't miss your chance to apply for the Graduate Student Internship Fellowship, which offers up to five $2,000-$2,500 scholarships annually to help graduate students explore career opportunities and gain valuable work experience while in school. Funds are awarded to students who demonstrate​ financial need as well as how their Summer or Fall 2021 work experience will be ​beneficial for their career trajectory. Applications are open until May 2, 2021. Read on to learn how to apply!

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Introducing the Graduate Student Organization Series

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Looking to find community on campus? The Graduate Student Organization Series features profiles of social, professional, and affinity groups for graduate students to help you expand your personal and professional communities. Read on to learn more about the UCSB organizations featured in the series!

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Vote to reaffirm the Graduate Student Internship Fellowship!

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Over the past 3 years, the Graduate Student Internship Fellowship has awarded over 18 fellowships to support essential career opportunities for graduate students. This is the only funding stream on campus that supports graduate students in gaining valuable career experiences outside the academy. Vote to reaffirm the fellowship during next week's GSA Elections (April 19-22)!

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Reminder: April 19 deadline to apply for Diversity & Outreach Peer Advisor position

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The UCSB Graduate Division is currently seeking applications for its Diversity and Outreach Peer Advisor position to begin employment in June 2021. The Diversity and Outreach Peer Advisor assists in the development and implementation of outreach and recruitment events which are designed to cultivate a highly qualified and diverse pool of graduate school applicants. This position also assists in fostering and maintaining an environment at UCSB that values and supports inclusivity and diversity. Applications are due by April 19, 2021.

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2021 Graduate Student Internship Fellowship is now open!

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Applications are now open for the Graduate Student Internship Fellowship, which offers up to five $2,000-$2,500 scholarships annually to help graduate students explore career opportunities and gain valuable work experience while in school. Funds are awarded to students who demonstrate​ financial need as well as how their Summer or Fall 2021 work experience will be ​beneficial for their career trajectory. Applications are open until May 2, 2021. Read on to learn how to apply!

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17 UCSB graduate students win NSF GRFP Grants

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UC Santa Barbara's Graduate Division would like to congratulate and recognize the 17 graduate students who received an NSF GRFP Grant and the 17 graduate students who received honorable mentions. Read on for the list of winners and to learn how you can put together a stellar application for next year's competition!

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Register today for the 2021 Beyond Academia Conference!

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Kick-start your career on April 5-16! The annual Beyond Academia conference aims to prepare UCSB graduate students and postdoctoral researchers in all stages and disciplines to pursue a wide range of career options. The conference is completely free this year for all current UCSB graduate students and postdocs, as well as alumni who have graduated within the past 5 years. Sign up today!

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Instructions for COVID-19 screening and testing

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All graduate students and employees working onsite or visiting a campus facility are required to complete a daily COVID-19 screening survey prior to leaving home to come onsite as a precaution to limit potential exposures to COVID-19 in the campus community. Read on to learn more!

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