2023 Research and Creative Activities Conference (RACA-CON)

CCS is pleased to announce the seventh annual CCS Research & Creative Activities Conference (RACA-CON) on Saturday, November 4th, 2023 during the UCSB Parents & Family Weekend.

RACA-CON brings together our community of students, faculty, alumni, parents, and friends to learn about the exceptional work being conducted by passionate students across all nine CCS majors. The conference will feature short talks, poster presentations, and displays and readings of original works.

Location: Interactive Learning Pavilion (ILP)

Join us! RACA-CON is free and open to the public. Guests are asked to kindly RSVP here.

Conference Schedule (subject to change; updates will be posted here)

12:30 PM - Welcome/Sign in

1:00 PM - Introduction by Interim Dean Tim Sherwood

1:15 PM - Student Talks

3:10 PM - Poster Session

4:10 PM - Closing

We embrace diversity and inclusivity in all aspects of RACA-CON. Discrimination or harassment based on race, gender, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, or any other personal characteristic are not tolerated. Please engage in respectful and constructive dialogue during presentations, discussions, and interactions. Find more information on campus policies here.

Applications to present at the 2023 CCS RACA-CON are closed. 

PHOTO POLICY: This event will be photographed and/or recorded. By attending, you agree and grant irrevocable permission to have your likeness, image, voice, and appearance photographed and recorded for any University business-related purpose and used as embodied in UC Regents Product[s] whether recorded on or transferred to videotape, film, slides, photographs, audiotapes or other media, now known or later developed, and to be included in various University marketing, outreach, or news campaigns.