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14th Annual All Gaucho Reunion

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University of California, Santa Barbara

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All Gaucho Reunion 2020 is coming up fast! We are so excited to welcome our Gauchos back to campus this coming April. With the 14th installment of the greatest weekend ever, we have amazing events, familiar and new.

Hosted by UC Santa Barbara Alumni - Your Story Continues Here

Its never too early to start planning, book your travel and stay back to campus!

Schedule of Events

Thursday April 23, 2020

Kick off Bash & Prof Slam

Thursday, April 23, 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Mosher Alumni House, UCSB

$10 registration. Register here

Kick off our 14th reunion weekend with an event that is sure to knock your socks off. Come meet and mingle with alumni, staff, faculty, and friends of the University. Enjoy (3) drink tickets as well as catered appetizers, included with your ticket purchase.

At 6:30, welcome some of UCSB's finest Faculty at the first annual Prof Slam! Hear the best snippets of their research and study, condensed into a few minutes in a fast-paced speech that will surely blow you away.

Recreation Alumni Happy Hour

Thursday, April 23rd, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Third Window Brewing, 406 E. Haley St., Santa Barbara, CA

Free event. RSVP here.

Calling all UC Santa Barbara Recreation Alumni! Jump-start All Gaucho Reunion Weekend with the Recreation Alumni Happy Hour as we connect with friends old and new. Reminisce about your Recreation days and network with fellow alumni and current professional staff.

Friday April 24, 2020

Women's Soccer 2020 Golf Tournament

Friday, April 24, 12:00 p.m.

Glen Annie Golf Course, 405 Glen Annie Rd., Goleta, CA 93117

$150 Registration fee. Payment link to come.

Contact Mia Weber at mia.weber@athletics.ucsb.edu for more information

Check-in at 11:00 - 11:30 a.m. (Practice range will open up for golfers at 11:00 a.m.) Player fee includes a round of golf with a cart, boxed lunch, practice range balls, post-round appetizers and soft drinks, and one free raffle ticket.

Tournament outline: Shotgun start | Scramble | Longest Drive | Closest to the pin

Engage: Psychological & Brain Sciences Alumni Career Panels

Friday, April 24, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Psychology Building, UC Santa Barbara

Free event. RSVP here.

All graduating seniors are invited to attend the 2019 ENGAGE PBS Career Panel Series!

Psychology and Biopsychology Alumni are eager to Engage, Network, Grow, Advance, Guide, and Empower (ENGAGE) students in the Psychological and Brain Sciences Department at three career-focused panels showcasing Alumni in different career paths.

Bren School Final Presentations

Friday, April 24, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

633 E. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Free and open to the public. No registration required. For questions, please email projects@bren.ucsb.edu.

22nd Annual Final Presentations of graduating master’s students. Student groups will present science-based solutions to environmental challenges, followed by a reception.

Psychological and Brain Sciences Alumni Mixer

Friday, April 24, 2:30p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Psychology Courtyard, UC Santa Barbara

Free event. RSVP here.

Come to enjoy an afternoon with fellow PBS alumni, students, and catch up with old friends over complimentary refreshments including local beers, wines, and appetizers.

In the spirit of alumni connections, the graduating class of 2019 will be joining the mixer after attending another ENGAGE sponsored event “PBS Alumni Career Panel.” The mixer will be an excellent opportunity to share personal experience and career wisdom (and best UCSB memories) with our graduating seniors. Thank you for being a proud PBS Gaucho, and we look forward to seeing you there!

Department of Physics Presentation and Alumni Career Panel

Friday, April 24, 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Broida Hall, UC Santa Barbara

Free event. RSVP here.

We are excited to welcome our alumni back to Broida Hall during the 14th Annual All Gaucho Reunion on April 24,2020! Join us for a presentation from one of our faculty and a panel discussion with UCSB physics alumni, followed by refreshments and tours of our physics research labs in which exciting and innovative discoveries are made every day!

TGIF Reunion

Friday, April 24, 5:00 p.m.

Glen Annie Golf Club

$20 ticket. Register here

Graduating classes of 1970 and earlier are invited to attend the TGIF reception. Come dance and reunite with former classmates. This event is the perfect opportunity to reconnect with old friends and met some new faces. Ticket price includes heavy appetizers. Register using the link above.

Natural Leaders: Emerging Women Leaders in Coastal Conservation Panel

Friday, April 24, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

MSI Building, UC Santa Barbara

Free event. RSVP here.

Evening reception and panel discussion with UCSB alumni, faculty, and researchers who are dynamic women leaders in their respective coastal environmental fields. Each panelist links back to one of the environmental areas celebrating a big anniversary on campus. They are all working on balancing human and nature needs in the land-sea interface (e.g. sea level rise, beach ecology, aquaculture, wildlife protection, and pollution). Small bites and drinks on the MSI patio or at the Reef, followed by a guided beach walk and possibly some beach ecology field monitoring activities at Campus Point (sunset is at 7:40pm).

Chabad@ UCSB

Friday, April 24, 8:00p.m.

779 Camino Pescadero, Goleta, CA 93117

Free event. RSVP here.

Dinner 8:00 p.m. Drinks and desserts 9:45 p.m.

Third annual Shabbat desserts and drink hour for Gaucho alumni. Join us for the four-course Shabbat meal you've surely missed! Following dinner, there will be drinks and desserts for alumni. Come and re-experience the warmth of Shabbat with Chabad!

Saturday April 25, 2020

Donn Bernstein's Gaucho Celebration of Life

Saturday, April 25th, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


Free event. RSVP link to come.

Gauchos from around the country will celebrate the life and career of Donn Bernstein in the Thunderdome. The event will feature a short program that includes a video, and will leave plenty of time for catching up. Bernstein was the UCSB Sports Information Officer from 1964-71, as well as a die-hard Gaucho booster for his entire life. He passed away in New York last year.

Gaucho Gallop 5K Race presented by Payjunction

Saturday, April 25, 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Lawn Behind Library

Varying prices. Register here.

Don't miss out on the latest edition of the Gaucho Gallop 5k Race. With brand new race shirts as well as fun prizes, it's an event you don't want to miss. All ages are encouraged to register! For more information and for tickets, see the registration link above.

Can't make it back to campus? Then participate in our Virtual Gaucho Gallop. Register here, receive a shirt, and run a 5K your way, anytime during AGR weekend.

College of Creative Studies Social

Saturday, April 25, 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

CCS Lawn (outside of building 494)

Free event. Register here.

Reunite with your CCS classmates, favorite faculty, current students, and staff over light breakfast fare at our favorite marine barracks building (Building 494) during the 14th All Gaucho Reunion! The CCS Gallery will be open with a senior student art exhibit on display.

Free and open to the UCSB and CCS community. All are welcome!

Kids Festival

Saturday, April 25, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Free event. Register here.

The Kid's Festival is a great way for future Gauchos to get into the weekend. Register using the link above for an event for the whole family.

Gaucho Professionals Showcase: Sustainability at UCSB

Saturday, April 25, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Mosher Alumni House, Alumni Hall

Free event. Register here.

In theme with this year's AGR, join us at a professional event highlighting alumni working in the sustainability/environmental industry. Speaker info to come.

UCSB Natural History Collection Tour

Saturday, April 25, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration, Harder South, Building 578

Free event. Register here.

The UCSB Natural History Collections at the Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration hold over half a million specimens of birds, mammals, insects, reptiles and plants. The founders of the Herbarium and the Vertebrate Collections, Drs. C.H. Muller and Mary Erickson, respectively, and subsequent contributors to the botanical and zoological collections represent some of the UC Santa Barbara leaders in ecology, behavior, plant structure, and the development of modern systematics. For over 60 years these valuable collections have contributed to the research and educational missions of the University. During the open house, visitors will tour the collections and see the specimens from some of UCSB's past, including collections of Katherine Esau, Vernon Cheadle, C.H. Muller and many other famous gauchos.

For more information: https://www.ccber.ucsb.edu/history

Class of 1970 50th Reunion (multiple events)

Saturday April 25, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Club & Guest House, UC Santa Barbara

Varying Prices. Register here.

Come take a look at all that has changed across our beautiful campus. Join us for several events throughout the weekend. Head to a lecture led by UCSB Professors, highlighting the varying curriculum of 1970 and now. Join a campus tour led by a Gaucho Tour Guide to see all of the changes made in the last 50 years. At the highlight of the 50th reunion celebration, reminisce and reunite with fellow classmates at the reunion luncheon. Register at ucsbco70.eventbrite.com

UCSB Women's Soccer Game

Saturday April, 25, 10:00 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.

Harder Stadium

Not Ticketed

Come cheer on Women's Soccer Team against Westmont at 10 a.m. and Cal State San Marcos at 11:30 a.m.

ROTC Reception

Saturday, April 25, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Goleta Beach, Area B, 5986 Sandspit Rd. Goleta, CA 93117

Free event. Email to RSVP

The UCSB Department of Military Science / ROTC Program is hosting its annual Alumni Reception on Saturday, April 27th. All past Surfriders are welcome to join us for a BBQ and meet current Cadets.

RSVP by March 15th: Email rotcalumni@milsci.ucsb.edu

Greekfest Chapter Open Houses

Saturday, April 25, Varying Times

Check out your chapters new (or old) house during Greekfest! Full list of participating houses.

Marine Science Institute Touch Tank Open House - 50th Anniversary

Saturday April, 25, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

MSI Touch Tanks, UC Santa Barbara

Free event. RSVP here.

Head over to the touch tanks near campus point. Touch sea-life and learn about the neighbors living in our Santa Barbara waters, all in celebration of MSI's 50th anniversary.

UCSB Women's Volleyball Alumni Day

Saturday, April 25, 12:00 p.m.

Robertson Gym

RSVP to Laura Lum at laura.lum@ucsb.edu

Head out to Rob gym for an alumni match as well as lunch with the current team at 2:15 pm.

Department of Communication Career Day

Saturday, April 25, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Corwin Pavilion, UC Santa Barbara

Free Event. RSVP here.

If you are a Communication Alumni and would like to attend the event or have questions please reach out to the Alumni Council at comm-alumnicouncil@ucsb.edu

Career Day is an event hosted by the Communication Alumni Council through which we aim to connect current communication students with alumni as we work to build a program in which we provide mentorship and opportunities for students as they begin to plan career paths. It is a great opportunity to reconnect with UCSB, give back to the campus, and engage with students and Alumni. Following the event, we invite all Alumni to gather for a reception/ networking event which grants alumni the opportunity to reconnect with each other, the Department of Communication and faculty.

1st Annual Professional Writing Minor Gathering

Saturday April 25, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location TBA

Free event. Register here.

The UCSB writing program wants to welcome graduates of the professional writing minor back to campus! Come to enjoy an afternoon with fellow Professional Writing Minor Graduates, faculty, and the newest minors of 2020.

We look forward to your post-graduation stories while enjoying light refreshments before heading to the Taste of UCSB (RSVP link to come).

Taste of UCSB presented by Hotel Californian (21+)

Saturday April 25, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Lawn Behind UCSB Library

$45 Early-bird pricing, $50 after March 13th. Register here.

Join us for a major highlight of Al Gaucho Reunion weekend. The Taste of UCSB Wine and Beer Festival features dozens of local food, beverage, wine, and beer vendors as they pass out samples of their best offerings. Reminisce with former classmates at the most popular event of the weekend. Tickets are $45 now through March 13th and $50 after, while supplies last. RSVP using the 'register here' link above.

Identities Unbound: A Multicultural Mixer

Saturday, April 25, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Multipurpose Room, Student Resource Building, UCSB

Free event. Register here.

Connect with UCSB alumni and current students to talk about life after graduation and gain insight into career successes/challenges. Start building your network and promote solidarity within this diverse community. Appetizers and light refreshments provided. This event is free and open to those affiliated with cultural/identity-based departments, student orgs, and fraternities/sororities. Please RSVP by 04/17.

Hosted by: Asian Pacific Islander Task Force, Education Opportunity Program (EOP), Latinx/a/o UCSB Networking Association (LUNA), Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity (RCSGD), UCSB Alumni Association, Undocumented Student Services

UCSB Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony

Saturday April 25, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Music Academy of the West

1070 Fairway Road, Santa Barbara, CA

Paid event. Payment link to come.

Sunday April 26, 2020

Coal Oil Point Open House: 50th Anniversary Celebration

Sunday, April 26, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Coal Oil Point Reserve

Free event. Register here.

Enjoy pastries out at beautiful Coal Oil Point in celebration of its 50th anniversary of partnering with UCSB.

Greek Brunch

Sunday, April 26, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Alumni Hall, Mosher Alumni House

$15 registration fee, purchase here

Join us at the Greek Brunch at Mosher Alumni House! It’s the perfect chance for a visit with friends before finishing your last day at the All Gaucho Reunion. Ticket price includes breakfast and mimosas. Mimosas are included for those attendees who are 21+ with a valid photo ID.

Riviera Reunion Luncheon

Sunday, April 26, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Riviera Park Quad

2020 Alameda Padre Serra, Santa Barbara, CA 93103

$35 Registration fee. Purchase tickets here.

Join your fellow Riviera Gauchos in celebrating the All Gaucho Reunion at the Riviera Quad at the original UCSB campus! Enjoy a family style BBQ lunch and share stories with Gauchos who graduated in 1957 and before.

RCSGD Drag Brunch (21+ only)

Sunday, April 26, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Hub, UCEN

$25 ticket fee, register here

Calling all UCSB alumni!! It's time for an ALL-STAR affair with the first ever All Gaucho Reunion Drag Brunch, featuring the talented alumni of UCSB returning for an amazing show filled with cheers, fun, and community! This is an event you won't want to miss with delicious food, mimosas, and stunning queens who will give you awe-inspiring performances. Join us to help celebrate the Resource Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity's 20th anniversary! Additionally, the RCSGD is raising funds this year for LGBTQ scholarships to match a $20,000 gift in honor of the 20th anniversary. If you cannot attend the event or would like to contribute to scholarships for LGBTQ students, you can give here.

Featuring the legendary Echo, the founders of Winter Wonder Drag: Avery Daniel and Jenna Scyde, the LA circuit queen Mercury Minxcorn, and your 2018 Queen of Pride Coco D. BauCherry. Hosted by the 2017 Queen of Pride and the countess of the Electric Drag Queen Carnival Maddy Mokes."

Walter H. Capps Center Intern Luncheon

Sunday, April 26, 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Mosher Alumni House, Sara Miller McCune Library

Reconnect with classmates, hear from current interns, and share your powerful lessons learned from the "real world." Monica Bi, Capps Alum '17-'18, will be joining us to give a workshop on Interviewing 101. She is a Learning and Development Program Specialist at Apeel Sciences; a local for profit company that develops plant-derived technology to help USDA organic and traditional fresh food providers maintain quality, reduce waste, and ensure an abundant future for our planet.

Join us for community and if nothing else, join us for free food!

Questions? Contact Nonie Hamilton at nonie.hamilton@cappscenter.ucsb.edu

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