Showdown in Ukraine UCSB scholars discuss the significance of Russian troops moving into Crimea and what the action could mean for Ukraine and the region. Says Professor Cynthia Kaplan: "Do I think it’s a turning point in Central Europe in terms of Russian influence? Yes. It’s a serious issue.”
New Bioengineering Building With the last piece of funding secured for its planned bioengineering building, UC Santa Barbara has moved one step closer to seeing the research facility become a reality. The $74.3 million project is anticipated to break ground this summer.
Yo-Yo Ma Master Class features the revered cellist coaching UCSB students in a special one-on-one intensive, a class that is open to public observation and free, with seats available on a first-come, first-served basis. March 14.