News & Events

05/18/18

Friday, May 18, 2018

8:00am-5:30pm

Elings Hall, 1601

Presenter schedule here. RSVP: http://bit.ly/BIS2018UCSB

CBE, CSEP, SEED-SB and the Bioengineering Student-led Seminar Series
are pleased to present the 2nd annual Santa Barbara & Goleta Biotechnology Industry Showcase.

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05/10/18

Thursday, May 10, 2018

2:00-2:30pm

Elings Hall 1601

*Light refreshments will be provided*

RSVP: https://forms-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/forms/PDS/Registration.php

Nicholas Genovese, PhD (CSO & Co-Founder Memphis Meats)

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04/23/18

Professor Scott Shell (UCSB, Chemical Engineering), with workshop facilitators from BASF

Monday, April 23, 2018

12:20-1:50pm, Loma Pelona Center 1100

*RSVP Required:* https://forms-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/forms/PDS/Registration.php

*Pizza lunch provided*

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04/10/18

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

4:00-6:00pm, Corwin Pavilion

Everyone is welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be provided.

RSVP: https://forms-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/forms/PDS/Registration.php

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04/06/18

10AM-2PM (lunch provided)

April 6th (Elings Hall 1605)

April 13th (Elings Hall 3001)

Register online http://lanode.org/zap/

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04/05/18

Lana Smith-Hale, LCSW (Graduate Students Career Counselor, Graduate Students)

Thursday, April 5, 2018

2:00-3:00pm, Elings Hall 1601

*RSVP* https://forms-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/forms/PDS/Registration.php

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03/22/18

Dr. Maria Napoli, CSEP community college program coordinator, joined the veterans affairs roundtable at UCSB during the visit by California Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin regarding AB 2664. Read more about the expansion of innovation and entrepreneurship at UCSB in the Current. 

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03/07/18

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

12:00pm-1:30pm, Elings Hall, 1601

The March 7 Lunch-and-Learn will describe both the NSF National I-Corps Program and the Innovation-Node LA funnel. A panel of prior participants of both the NSF and IN-LA programs will be on hand to discuss their experience and answer questions.

Limited Space, RSVP: https://forms-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/forms/PDS/Registration.php

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02/22/18

Mary Raven, Ph.D. (Licensing Officer, Office of Technology & Industry Alliances)

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Talk: 2:00pm-3:00pm, Elings #1601. RSVP: https://forms-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/forms/PDS/Registration.php

Patent Advice: 3:00-4:30pm, Elings Hall Lobby. Separate RSVP: http://bit.ly/RSVPatent

*Light refreshments will be provided*

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02/16/18

Did you know CSEP has some very active and informative social media accounts?  While this webpage is useful and announces our center activities, we often have more to share!  So please follow and like us in whichever format(s) work for you:

Twitter @CSEP_UCSB

Facebook @CSEP.UCSB

Instagram @csep_ucsb

02/13/18

Dr. Jack Hwang, Engineering Manager, and Melinda Murdock, University Relations Manager

Tuesday, Feb. 13th

12 – 1 PM, 3001 Elings Hall

Dress: Casual

Food: Provided

Bring your resumes!

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02/13/18

Tuesday, Feb 13th

5 - 6pm, 1601 Elings Hall

Dress: Casual

Food: Provided

Bring your resume!

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02/08/18

Dr. Jessica E. Snyder & Dr. Nils J. Averesch, NASA Ames Research Center

Thursday, February 8, 2018

2:00pm-3:00pm, Elings 1601

*Light refreshments will be provided*

RSVP at: https://forms-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/forms/PDS/Registration.php

01/19/18

Dr. Kimberly Tanner, SFSU

Friday, January 19, 2018

8:30am – 9:30am, Elings 1601

*Light refreshments provided.*

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01/16/18

Rita Blaik, CNSI UCLA

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

12:00-1:00pm, Elings 1601

*Pizza Provided*

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12/04/17

CSEP is excited to share the recent accomplishment of Eric Pang (2017 Gorman Scholar), who recently received an award from the Gene and Susan Lucas Undergraduate Research Fund.

From the Fund's website: "The Gene and Susan Lucas Undergraduate Research Fund was established as part of the Office of Academic Initiatives to support research projects of undergraduate, first-generation college students at UC Santa Barbara in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)."

11/22/17

CSEP hosted the annual Elevator Pitch in Summer 2017 for STEM undergraduate interns interested in practicing their speed science communication skills.  Videos of selected participants in CSEP programs are now available for viewing on the CSEP YouTube Channel 

Addition science communications from our interns can be found on the UCSB Undergraduate Research Blog and on the program specific webpages.

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11/21/17

We are proud to have been part of Ulises Gonzalez undergraduate training at UCSB.  Ulises started his education with the SIMS program in 2002 and graduated from UCSB in 2006 with degrees in UCSB Geography Department and UCSB Chican@ Studies. He was actively engaged in the student and local community in a variety of roles, including serving as the UCSB - SACNAS President from 2005-2006.

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10/18/17

Alumni News from UCSB College of Engineering 

An Especially Well-qualified High School Science Teacher

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10/10/17

AIM Photonics Puts Students on an Enlightened Path

October 6, 2017

As part of an AIM Photonics Academy Workforce Development Project, the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) piloted a two-unit undergraduate course called “Workforce and Internship Skills.”  The class offered 28 STEM students training on topics that are essential to workplace success, but are rarely taught in college.

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04/27/17

The SBMA welcomes the 2017 Art of Science Exhibition in their Family Resource Center and hosts the Artists Reception Thursday, April 27, 5:30-7pm.  Please join us.

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03/22/17

Art of Science winners share the beauty of science through imagery describing some aspect of their research

By Julie Cohen

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 11:30

Santa Barbara, CA

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03/10/17

The Art of Science is ready to unveil the winners of the 2017 competition!  Please join us Wednesday, March 15 4:00-5:00pm in the Elings Hall Lobby for an exciting mix of beauty, appreciation, and science.   

02/21/17

Are you ready to take a peek and vote for your favorite science and engineering research inspired art?  The fourth annual "Art of Science" competition is excited to unveil 56 entries that share a visual story of creativity and discovery at UCSB.  We invite you to CAST YOUR VOTE for the entries that best capture your imagination and convey their meaning through the aesthetic (voting closes March 7).  http://art-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/voting

View the entries on the big screens in Elings Hall first floor Lobby starting this Thursday.

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01/10/17

Many thanks to the UCSB College of Engineering Marketing Team for producing videos of our 2016 Art of Science competition winners! Watch them here: http://art-csep.cnsi.ucsb.edu/news

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11/21/16

Girl Power

The Photonics Society at UCSB encourages women to study the science of light

By Tanya Das

Jell-O, water tanks and laser beams. Using these simple tools, four female scientists gave a group of 28 girls a lesson in light technologies and a primer in photonics, the science of light.

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11/17/16

Are you a STEM undergraduate student with a GPA is 3.0 or above?  Are you wanting to work in teams on exciting Navy design challenges?  Are you wishing to learn more about innovation in engineering?  The PIPELINES program is now recruiting UCSB undergrads and the application is DUE NOV 30 at 3PM.  See attached flyer for more information.  Contact Maria Napoli <pipelines@cnsi.ucsb.edu>  program website http://tinyurl.com/go-pipelines 

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11/03/16

UCSB’s Family Ultimate Science Exploration promotes science and engineering through hands-on activity evenings designed for eighth-grade students and their families

 

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08/10/16

Join us Thursday, August 11, 2016

9:30-11:30 AM

Corwin Pavilion at the University Center 

Program includes:

AIM Photonics Research Apprenticeship Program (AIM Photonics)

The California Alliance for Minority Participation (CAMP)

Cooperative International Science and Engineering Internships (CISEI)

Edison-McNair Scholars Program (Edison)

Early Undergraduate Research and Knowledge Acquisition (EUREKA!)

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08/08/16

The MARC scholars program supports students with a passion for biomedical research

Colin Kim has UC Santa Barbara chemistry professor Irene Chen to thank for bringing his career choice into focus. It was in Chen’s lab that the UCSB undergraduate discovered his passion for biomedical research.

Kim hopes to follow in Chen’s footsteps and lead his own university research lab one day. An undergraduate research program at UCSB is helping Kim make that dream a reality.

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08/08/16

The next big development in the world of digital communications might come from a local community college or UCSB undergrad

Tomorrow’s photonics experts are getting a look at the leading edge of the technology today, thanks to the AIM Photonics Research Undergraduate Apprenticeship at UC Santa Barbara. The eight-week summer research program provides community college and UCSB undergraduate students with the technical and professional training that will enable them to transition into careers in the photonics industry.

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07/27/16

On July 27th, 2016, the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships* and AIM Photonics hosted a lively Dinner with Industry for student in the PIPELINES, EUREKA, MARC, Gorman Scholars and AIM Apprenticeship program as part of their summer research internship professional training programming. Twenty-four scientist and engineer representatives from local companies, as well as the Navy Facilities Command, were in attendance (Agilent Tech/Dako, Apeel, Aurrion, FLIR, HP Labs, Lockheed Martin, Procore, Raytheon).

06/10/16

Tirrell Award for Distinction in Undergraduate Research 

Awarded annually by the College of Engineering to recognize graduating seniors who have shown excellence and promise as a researcher during their academic career. 

John and Sheila Lake Excellence Award

Awarded by the College of Engineering to an undergraduate in recognition of outstanding service and academic scholarship. 

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06/03/16

The award recognizes Arica for her service to the university through the Graduate Student Association and advocacy for graduate students.

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03/04/16

More than 1,000 community votes were cast in UC Santa Barbara’s third annual Art of Science competition sponsored by the Schuller Lab and the campus’s Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships at the California NanoSystems Institute. From the 40 entries, five winners and five honorable mentions were chosen.

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02/14/16

The American Association for the Advancement of Science gives honorable mention to Tanya Das, ECE PhD Candidate, for her Education poster Assessment of an Undergraduate Engineering Design Capstone Course. Tanya worked with CSEP's Evaluation and Assessment Program Manager, Lubi Lenaberg on this project with the UCSB Mechanical Engineering Department.

 

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11/16/15

The UC Santa Barbara chapter of the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) has received the 2015 Outstanding Regional Network Role Model Award. This award marks the fourth in as many years bestowed upon the UCSB chapter by the national organization.

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09/30/15

UC Santa Barbara, U.S. Navy collaborate to introduce veterans, community college students to civilian STEM careers - See more at: http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2015/015891/all-hands-deck#sthash.bRKy8S1R.dpuf

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08/10/15

A grant from the National Institutes of Health launches a program to support undergraduates interested in careers in biomedical research.  

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07/10/12

Study and training in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) are increasingly seen as critical to the growth of the U.S. economy and to its competitiveness in global industry. Long devoted to advancing these areas, UC Santa Barbara is launching a new program intended to bolster the academic success of low-income community college students interested in pursuing STEM majors at UCSB.

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08/09/11

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has committed $417,822 to continue funding UC Santa Barbara's innovative Internships in Nanosystems Science, Engineering and Technology (INSET) program.

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