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.
Janette Kim will join us to discuss Win-Win, a series of board games that play out climate risk scenarios. By designing interactions among players, objectives and resources, these games model the social justice implications of innovative financial and legal strategies.
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.
Race and gender have shaped the law, public policy, and the emotional and physical experiences of migration throughout history. At the present moment, however, shifting patterns of migration