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  • Jennica Paz
    We have posted a new alumni spotlight. To honor School Psychology Awareness Week, we decided to catch up with one of our alumna, Jennica (Reblez) Paz (NCSP, PPS, and PSY), who earned her Ph.D. in 2015 from the Department of Counseling,...

November 8, 2018

  • crowd at Fast & Curious

    The audience at the February 2018 Fast & Curious event

    The next edition of the lecture series, “Fast & Curious: ED Talks from UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School,” will take place on Thursday, November 29 at 7 pm at the Faulkner Gallery at the Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 E. Anapamu St....

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October 24, 2018

  • Torrey Trust

    Torrey Trust at commencement in 2014

    Torrey Trust (Ph.D. ’14) is gaining international recognition for her research on how technology can support K-12 teachers and higher education faculty in designing contexts that enhance student learning. The International Society for...

October 9, 2018

  • Ty Vernon
    UC Santa Barbara has granted Ty Vernon a 2018 Faculty Career Development Award (FCDA). Vernon’s study is titled “Parent-Child Psychophysiological Synchrony in Autism Spectrum Disorders.” The FCDA is a program for non-tenured faculty who,...

October 8, 2018

  • Mandi de Witte

    (photo courtesy the Santa Barbara County Education Office)

    Mandi de Witte, alumna of UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School, was named the 2019 Santa Barbara County Teacher of the Year. She will be given the honor at A Salute to Teachers, presented by the Santa Barbara County Education Office and Cox...

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June 25, 2018

  • Profiles in Success: Stephanie Couch
    Profiles in Success: Stephanie Couch
    A video created by UCSB Graduate Division about alumna Stehpane Couch, who recently was the guest speaker at the 2018 Graduate Division Commencement Ceremony.

June 11, 2018

  • Kirby Welsh

    Kirby Welsh presenting at the Fast & Curious event on February 28, 2018

    The Las Virgenes Unified School District (LVUSD) has named Kirby Welsh, alumna of UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, as the next principal of Round Meadow Elementary School. Welsh earned her teaching credential and a...

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  • South Coast Task Force on Youth Safety collaborators

    Many of the Task Force collaborators (l-r): Ricardo Venegas, Neighborhood and Outreach Services Coordinator, City of Santa Barbara; Ismael Huerta, Youth Outreach Worker, Santa Barbara Unified School District; Jill Sharkey, Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology, UC Santa Barbara; Saul Serrano, Coordinator, South Coast Task Force on Youth Safety; Alejandra Cortes, Youth Outreach Worker, Santa Barbara Unified School District; Cesar Arroyo, Program Manager, Community Action Commission; Joe Talaugon, Deputy Probation Officer, Santa Barbara Probation; Ivan Luna, Youth Service Specialist, La Cumbre Junior High School

    Xavier Escamilla
    Community Action Commission

    Dr. Jill Sharkey of UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz School and her colleagues affiliated with the South Coast Task Force on Youth Safety traveled to the 7th Annual Gang Prevention & Intervention Conference on May 7th and 8th at Carson...

May 14, 2018