Gevirtz School in the News

  • Thursday, July 20, 2017 • Alternet

    Dean Jeffrey Milem quoted in support of ethnic studies programs based on his research about the effectiveness of a Mexican American studies program in Arizona.

  • Thursday, July 20, 2017 • The Week

    An essay about the transformative power of positive psychology and gratitude that features quotes from CCSP faculty Heidi Zetzer and Collie Conoley.

  • Thursday, July 13, 2017 • SFGate

    An article about the UC Regents appointing Michael Brown to be UC provost and executive vice president for Academic Affairs.

  • Tuesday, July 11, 2017 • Stanford Medicine News Center

    An article about Lynn Koegel leaving the Gevirtz School and joining the Stanford University School of Medicine.

  • Friday, June 30, 2017 • The University Record

    An article about the work of CCSP researcher Lauren Reed that examined the impact of gender on high schoolers' experience of digital dating abuse behaviors, which include use of cell phones or internet to harass, control, pressure or threaten a dating partner.

  • Tuesday, June 13, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about Andres Consoli's new co-authored book “CBT Strategies for Anxious and Depressed Children and Adolescents: A Clinician’s Toolkit” (The Guilford Press, 2017).

  • Monday, June 12, 2017 • UCSB Current

    A profile of senior Abbi Gregory, an applied psychology minor, run as part of the campus-wide series of profiles on students graduating this June.

  • Wednesday, June 7, 2017 • Behavorial Scientist

    An essay by Hunter Gehlbach that examines humans' biases that preserve our sense of self and help us think faster with less effort, but that also often make it harder for us to communicate and get along.

  • Saturday, June 3, 2017 • KCLU

    A radio news story about the Curie-osity project between the Gevirtz School and Girls Inc. of Santa Barbara.

  • Wednesday, May 31, 2017 • Vox

    An article suggesting that more testing (of the right kind) is a good method for education cites the work of GGSE affiliated faculty member Rich Mayer.

  • Tuesday, May 30, 2017 • UCSB Bottom Line

    A small news story on the Curie-osity Project, co-run by the GGSE and Girls Inc.

  • Thursday, May 25, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article and video about the Gevirtz School of Education teaming with Girls Inc. to help 4th – 6th graders find their inner Madame Curie.

  • Thursday, May 18, 2017 • Thousand Oaks Acorn

    A story about Department of Education alum Kelly Simon, who has been selected as the new executive director of the Bridges Charter School in Thousand Oaks.

  • Wednesday, May 17, 2017 • Brown Center Chalkboard (Brookings)

    A blog post by Michael Gottfried reporting on his study that shows taking the school bus is associated with fewer absences for children in kindergarten.

  • Wednesday, May 17, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about the lecture series that features education and psychology research from UCSB’s Gevirtz Graduate School of Education; the next event is May 23, 2017.

  • Monday, May 15, 2017 • UCSB GradPost

    A story about Department of Education Ph.D. candidate Josh Kuntzman, who has been chosen to be the 2017 Graduate Division Commencement Student Speaker.

  • Monday, May 15, 2017 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about PH.D. candidate in the Department of Education Levi Maaia, a member of the the Santa Barbara Amateur Radio Club board of directors, who has been named to the Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) U.S. Education Committee.

  • Friday, May 12, 2017 • UCSB Current

    A profile of about-to-graduate Kyle Crocco, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Education.

  • Friday, May 12, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about Jason Duque giving one of the TALES: Teaching and LEarning Excellence Series talks for UCSB.

  • Tuesday, May 9, 2017 • UCSB Current

    A profile of Department of Education Ph.D. candidate Lois Harmon as part of UCSB's series on those graduating this June.

  • Wednesday, May 3, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about affiliated faculty member Richard Mayer, who has just won the 2018 James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award. The highest honor conferred by the Association for Psychological Science, the Cattell Award recognizes distinguished APS members for a lifetime of outstanding contributions to applied psychological research.

  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017 • The 74

    An article that claims as schools across the U.S. reform disciplinary practices, researchers say the evidence is limited, cites Emeritus Professor Russell Rumberger.

  • Tuesday, April 18, 2017 • Autism Parenting Magazine

    The Gevirtz School is listed in "the ultimate guide" to autism schools and educational facilities, thanks to the Koegel Autism Center.

  • Tuesday, April 18, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about the Carsey-Wolf Center presentation of Actors For Autism: Selections from the Actors For Autism 2016 Film Festival. The event will showcase the work of those on the autistic spectrum in the entertainment industry by screening short films they produced for Actors For Autism. The screening, co-sponsored by the Koegel Autism Center at UCSB, will be Saturday, April 22, in UCSB’s Pollock Theater at 2 p.m.

  • Monday, April 17, 2017 • UCSB GradPost

    An article, and video, that features Department of Education student Lois Harmon, one of UCSB's representatives for Graduate Research Advocacy Day in Sacramento.