Interdisciplinary Humanities Center presents: “Ending Poverty in California” 

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center is presenting “Ending Poverty in California: A Movement, A Plan, A More Equitable Future” on Thursday, April 18, from 4-6 p.m. at the Humanities and Social Sciences Building McCune Conference Room (6020). 

The End Poverty in California organization focuses on grassroots organizing to elevate “the voices of people experiencing economic hardship,” according to the event description. 

Disabled Students Program hosts neurodiverse and neurotypical study skills workshop

The Disabled Students Program is hosting a neurodiverse and neurotypical study skills workshop on Thursday, April 18, from 5-6:30 p.m. at Sierra Madre’s Miramar Center.  

“Learn about how you learn, gain knowledge about neurodiversity, become familiar with resources, enjoy food and meet new people,” the Shoreline description read

RCSGD hosts LGBTQIA+ Wellness Dinner 

The Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity (RCSGD) is hosting an LGBTQIA+ Wellness Dinner on Friday, April 19, from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Student Resource Building (SRB) multipurpose room (MPR). 

This event is a safe and welcoming space for undergrad and grad students of all identities to come together, share stories, and forge connections over delicious food,” the Shoreline description read. “Whether you’re a member of the community or an ally, come join the festivities as we embrace acceptance, understanding, and unity.” 

Graduate Student Association hosts community circles social 

The Graduate Student Association (GSA) is hosting a community circles social and kick-off on Friday, April 19, from 4-6 p.m. at the GSA Lounge. 

We are searching for artists, gardeners, and cooks who want to lend their skills to the shared project of building community,” the Shoreline description read. 

Snacks and self-care items will be provided. 

A.S. Environmental Affairs Board hosts Earth Day trivia 

The A.S. Environmental Affairs Board is hosting an Earth Day trivia on Friday, April 19, from 5-6 p.m. at the University Center Lobero room. 

The event is in preparation for the Earth Day Festival on April 21. Vegan snacks will be provided. 

Educational Opportunity Program hosts Unity Ball

The Educational Opportunity Program is hosting a Unity Ball on Friday, April 19, from 6-8 p.m. at the SRB. 

The event welcomes everyone within the campus community. Food will be provided. 

Gaucho Gaming hosts game-a-thon

Gaucho Gaming is hosting a two-day game-a-thon from Saturday, April 20 at 10 a.m. to Sunday, April 21, at 11 a.m. Day one will be online and day two will be on stage at the Corwin Pavilion for semi-finalists and finalists. 

The event is open to anyone, including students outside of UCSB. 

Walter H. Capps Center presents talk with Maxine Hong Kingston

The Walter H. Capps Center is hosting a talk with Maxine Hong Kingston on Saturday, April 20, from 4-6 p.m. at the MultiCultural Center (MCC) Theater. 

Maxine Hong Kingston’s work has shaped or even launched half a century of Asian American literature and literary studies, while inspiring feminist thinking across disciplines,” the Shoreline description read. 

The event is free and open to the public. 

A.S. Environmental Affairs Board hosts I.V. Earth Day

A.S. Environmental Affairs Board is hosting its Isla Vista Earth Day on Sunday, April 21, from 1-5 p.m. at Anisq’Oyo Park. 

The event features free food and yerba mates, live music, games and activities. 

UCSB Library continues Pacific Views speaker series 

UCSB Library is presenting “Wild Life: How Personal Journeys can Transform Our Roles in Environmental Science” on Tuesday, April 23, from 4-5:15 p.m. in the Pacific View Room. 

The event will feature a Bren School of Environmental Science & Management affiliated researcher Rae Wynn-Grant. 

RCSGD hosts QTBIPOC gardening night 

The RCSGD is hosting a QTBIPOC gardening night on Monday, April 22, from 6-8 p.m. at the RCSGD Lounge. 

“Come hangout and plant some beautiful plants for the spring,” the Shoreline description read

S.E.A.L. hosts community building circle 

Student Engagement & Leadership (S.E.A.L.) is hosting a community building circle on Tuesday, April 23, from 12-1:30 p.m. at the MCC. 

Attendees are required to register, and the event is only open to UCSB students. 

ONDAS Student Center hosts graduation discussion for first-generation students 

Opening New Doors to Accelerating Success (ONDAS) Student Center and Career Services is hosting an event titled, “Matcha on My Mind: A First-Gen Conversation on Graduation,” on Tuesday, April 23, from 3-4 p.m. at ONDAS Student Center in Kerr Hall. 

“Come join us for a fun and informal discussion on life after graduation alongside the first-gen community and Christina, a career services counselor,” the Shoreline description read

Education Abroad Program presents “LGBTQ+ Out in the World” 

Education Abroad Program is presenting “LGBTQ+ Out in the World” on Tuesday, April 23, from 4-5 p.m. on Zoom. 

While LGBTQ+ life exists everywhere, the degree to which it’s visible and it’s supported varies greatly around the world,” the Shoreline description read. “Participants will have an opportunity to hear from UCEAP alumni and learn about their experiences as LGBTQ+ students abroad.” 

RCSGD presents “Trans Community Dinner”

The RCSGD is hosting a Trans Community Dinner on Tuesday, April 23, from 6-8 p.m. at the SRB first floor conference room. The event is in honor of Trans Week of Visibility. 

Panda Express will be provided. 

RCSGD hosts gender product library showcase 

The RCSGD is hosting a showcase of gender affirming products on Wednesday, April 24, from 12-4 p.m. at the SRB MPR. The event is in honor of Trans Week of Visibility. 

There will be a staff and faculty hour from 12-1 p.m. and an open viewing from 1-4 p.m. 


Asumi Shuda
Asumi Shuda (they/them) is the Lead News Editor for the 2023-24 school year. Previously, Shuda was the Deputy News Editor, Community Outreach News Editor for the 2022-23 school year and the 2021-22 school year and an Assistant News Editor during the 2020-21 school year. They can be reached at or