News Archive

Alan Murray and Maria Charles are the latest Broom Associates to be elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science:
Alan Murray and Maria Charles are the latest Broom Associates to be elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science: https://www.news.ucsb.edu/2019/019717/distinguished-efforts-advance-science. more
Finding Your Niche
Researchers find a new way to expain population differences in personality struction among humans. https://www.news.ucsb.edu/2019/019625/finding-your-niche?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Finding%20Your%20Niche&utm_campaign... more
New UCSB press release.
Anthropologists examine the central role of children’s work in determining educational attainment and child care arrangements in rural Tanzania. https://www.news.ucsb.edu/2019/019640/childs-work https://www.news.ucsb.edu/2019/019341/youthful-... more
Broom Research Associate Brenda Major is honored for 40 years of research into the effects of stigma and discrimination on identity:
Broom Research Associate Brenda Major is honored for 40 years of research into the effects of stigma and discrimination on identity:https://www.news.ucsb.edu/2019/019535/work-lifetime?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Work%20of%... more
New experimental study showing gender differences in accountability for a messy house
Broom Center sociologist, Sarah Th├ębaud has published a new experimental study showing gender differences in accountability for a messy house. It's getting plenty of attention, including in the New York Times.  https://www.nytimes.com/... more
A study by UC Santa Barbara researchers investigates the variability of gas prices in Santa Barbara County
A study by UC Santa Barbara researchers investigates the variability of gas prices in Santa Barbara County View the complete news release at https://www.news.ucsb.edu/2019/019365/location-and-competition(Santa Barbara,Calif.) — Those of us who... more
David Lawson receives prestigious National Science Foundation award
Congratulations to David Lawson, Broom Research Associate and anthropologist, on receipt of a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) award to further recent research on child marriage in Tanzania that he has carried out with UCSB postdoctoral... more
Distinguished Professor Edward Telles
Edward Telles, Distinguished Professor and Broom Area Director for Race, Ethnicity and Migration was inducted into the 2018 class of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences! The American Academy of Arts and Sciences is one of the oldest scholarly... more
The Global Hunt for Jobs
Broom Associate Aashish Mehta's Research project highlights the impacts of the worldwide competition for manufacturing jobshttp://www.news.ucsb.edu/2018/018615/global-hunt-jobs?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Read%20more... more
Broom Winter Pizza Lunch
The Broom Pizza Party was a huge success. We ushered in the new calendar year and quarter and reconnected and welcomed our new Graduate associates! See photos here: more