Alumni Week 2021 Arts
Monday-Sunday, April 19-25

Alumni Week 2021

Celebrating Alumni Week in true 2021 style. Have fun, remember your roots, reignite your passions, and connect like never before as our first virtual Alumni Week zooms you back to campus.

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Featured Events

Apr
24
A conversation with Terri McCullough (Oakes '91, politics), chief of staff to Nancy Pelosi, in memory of Gabe Zimmerman (Stevenson '02, sociology)

A conversation with Terri McCullough (Oakes '91, politics), chief of staff to Nancy Pelosi, in memory of Gabe Zimmerman (Stevenson '02, sociology)

Gabe Zimmerman (Stevenson '02, sociology) was U.S. Congresswoman Gabby Giffords's community outreach director.

Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Virtual Event
Apr
20
Visualizing Abolition: (Re)Enacting Revolution

Visualizing Abolition: (Re)Enacting Revolution

Dread Scott's recent large-scale art project, Slave Rebellion Reenactment, was a community-engaged performance reenacting the largest rebellion of enslaved people in U.S. history. Prof. Gray, UC Davis, will join him in conversation about art, revolution, and reenactments.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 4:00pm
Virtual Event
Apr
21
University Forum: The Filmmaker’s Voice in Changing Media Landscape

University Forum: The Filmmaker’s Voice in Changing Media Landscape

Join us for an engaging conversation with award-winning filmmakers and professors in the Social Documentation MFA program Jacqueline Olive and Jennifer Maytorena Taylor, whose most recent feature documentaries are Always in Season and For the Love of Rutland.

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 5:30pm
Virtual Event
Apr
23
Live reading: “The Comedy of Errors”

Live reading: “The Comedy of Errors”

Watch a live reading of Shakespeare's masterful play “The Comedy of Errors” directed by theater arts professor Danny Scheie and featuring special guests, including illustrious alumni and fabulous friends.

Friday, April 23, 2021 at 5:30pm
Virtual Event
Apr
22
Kraw Lecture: The past, present, and future of DNA-based forensics

Kraw Lecture: The past, present, and future of DNA-based forensics

New technologies are being brought to bear in criminal justice. The existence of community databases of DNA information have enabled a new approach, forensic genetic genealogy, for identifying suspects in violent crimes.

Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Virtual Event
Apr
24
Elephant Seals at UCSC's Año Nuevo Reserve

Elephant Seals at UCSC's Año Nuevo Reserve

Join Reserve Director Patrick Robinson for a live view of the elephant seal colony at Año Nuevo.

Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Virtual Event