Events

On Saturday, April 24, from 2 to 4 pm, the Center for Cold War Studies and International History (CCWS) will host a workshop. We will read and discuss a dissertation chapter, "Beyond Desegregation: Waging a Battle Against Apartheid in the South African Workplace," by Mattie Webb, a doctoral candidate in the UCSB history department. This workshop is part of a new CCWS initiative, the Cold War Working Group (CWWG), a collaborative, graduate student-led group designed to provide a supportive, welcoming environment for graduate students working on or around the Cold War and international history. 

 

  1. April 24, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

On Saturday, February 27, from 2 to 4 pm, the Center for Cold War Studies and International History (CCWS) will host a workshop. We will read and discuss a dissertation chapter, “WITCHIEs, Chickies, and Donut Dollies: The Women’s Rights Movement and American GIs,” by Addie Jensen, a doctoral candidate in the UCSB history department. This workshop is part of a new CCWS initiative, the Cold War Working Group (CWWG), a collaborative, graduate student-led group designed to provide a supportive, welcoming environment for graduate students working on or around the Cold War and international history. 

  1. February 27, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

The Walter H. Capps Center hosts a discussion of the threat white nationalist forces pose to our democracy. Three experts, Santa Cruz County Supervisor Ryan Coonerty, UCSB History doctoral candidate Melissa Barthelemy, and UCSB Assistant Vice Chancellor and Dean of Student Life Katya Armistead, talk about the history of these forces and how they can be resisted.

 

  1. February 9, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The Henley Gate entrance at UCSBThe Center for Cold War Studies and International History (CCWS) of the University of California at Santa Barbara, the George Washington University Cold War Group (GWCW), and the LSE IDEAS Cold War Studies Project (CWSP) of the London School of Economics and Political Science are pleased to announce their 2020 International Graduate Student Conference on the Cold War, to take place at the University of California, Santa Barbara, from April 30 to May 2, 2020.

  1. April 30, 2020 to May 2, 2020