Groundbreaking Research/Innovative Technology (GRIT) talks

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Program for

K12 Teacher
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High School Student
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Experience Type

Academic Preparation


Long-term experience

The (GRIT) talks lecture series introduces students to the best minds among the UCSB community and their groundbreaking research. Presentations are engaging, directed toward our UCSB community and a highlight of the summer. Past speakers have included Chandra Krintz, Philip Lubin, John Bowers, Academy Award winner Dr. Theodore Kim (’13) and Nobel Laureates Dr. Alan Heeger (’00), Dr. Finn Kydland (’04), and Dr. Walter Kohn (’98).