Research & Hubs

Orfalea Center Research Hubs



To advance the Center’s mandate of facilitating global studies research at UCSB, the Orfalea Center supports new research initiatives that focus on global and transnational themes and issues, and continues to reach out to researchers across the campus for potential collaboration. See the links to recent projects and current major project hubs at left.

SPECIAL EVENT: Flows of Vulnerability

A special event organized by Dr. Summer Gray, UCSB Department of Environmental Studies. Join us for a panel discussion on the intersection of resilience building in Montecito and sediment dumping on Goleta Beach followed by a walking tour of Goleta Beach.