Gevirtz School in the News

  • Monday, April 25, 2022 • Santa Barbara Independent

    A memoriam for Emeritus Professor and Dean Jules Zimmer.

  • Wednesday, March 23, 2022 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about Sarah Roberts $1.1 million NSY Early Career Development Grant that will provide multilingual learners with cognitively rich grade level instruction while also engaging students in disciplinary rich language. 

  • Monday, March 21, 2022 • UCSB The Current

    An article about Sarah Roberts being awarded a $1.1 million NSF Faculty Early Career Development Grant.

  • Wednesday, March 16, 2022 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about alumna and founder of the McEnroe Reading & Language Arts Clinic, Tina Hansen McEnroe, who has been named executive director of the Santa Ynez Valley Therapeutic Riding Program.

  • Wednesday, March 2, 2022 • The Counseling Psychologist

    An article by CCSP's Dr. Melissa Morgan and Dr. Heidi Zetzer highlights the need for expanded resources for first-generation Latinx undergraduate students in relation to COIVD-19 and recail injustice.

  • Wednesday, February 16, 2022 • UCSB The Current

    An article about the Gevirtz School-connected public affairs radio show "Schooled Radio," hosted by Harding University Partnership School Community Center Coordinator Chryss Yost (Education, Ph.D., '19) and the School's Director of Communications, George Yatchisin.

  • Tuesday, February 15, 2022 • UCSB The Current

    An article about four new alumni elected to join the UC Santa Barbara Foundation Board of Trustees that includes Tina McEnroe.

  • Thursday, February 3, 2022 • Fierce Education

    An article about the ways the Department of Education doctoral student Christine Hirst Bernhardt has managed to continue hands-on experiments during the pandemic.

  • A KEYT3 news story about the UC Santa Barbara Gevirtz School's 2022 Virtual Fellowship Celebration. The event, with the theme “Celebrating Tomorrow’s Changemakers,” recognized the students who have received fellowships for the academic year 2021-202. The Zoom webinar featured a keynote lecture by Jules Zimmer Dean Jeffrey Milem of the School.

  • Monday, January 31, 2022 • WalletHub

    CCSP's Maryam Kia-Keating is interviewed about dating and how it connects with deciding where one should live.

  • Friday, January 28, 2022 • Santa Barbara Independent

    An article about a new musical meditation app developed by CCSP's Maryam Kia-Keating.

  • Monday, January 24, 2022 • 805 Living

    An article about how to find joy amidst the pandemic that relies on the expertise of CCSP's Maryam Kia-Keating and Heidi Zetzer.

  • Wednesday, January 19, 2022 • NPR

    Tania Israel offers a tip for 2022--one of the best ways to listen is to be silent.

  • Tuesday, January 18, 2022 • Santa Ynez Valley Star

    An article about alumna Tina McEnroe being appointed ot the UCSB Board of Trustees.

  • Thursday, January 13, 2022 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about Tina McEnroe benig named a Trustee at UC Santa Barbara.

  • Thursday, January 13, 2022 • Chronicle of Higher Education

    This editorial by Professor Emerita Rebecca Zwick rethinks notions of meritocracy in relation to college admissions.

  • Wednesday, December 1, 2021 • Los Angeles Daily News

    An article about how people think about the COVID vaccine and how those beliefs create issues around Thanksgiving family gatherings features Tania Israel as an expert about how to help difuse difficult situations.

  • Wednesday, November 3, 2021 • KCRW

    An interview with CCSP's Tania Israel, author of Beyond Your Bubble: How to Connect Across the Political Divide, about effective methods of communication: Why trust, curiosity, and dialogue work, and why anger, science, and data are ineffective in convincing people to get vaccinated.

  • Monday, November 1, 2021 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An interview with TEP alumna Melissa Woods, as she has been named a 2021-2022 distinguished mentor by the Santa Barbara County Education Office.

  • Wednesday, October 6, 2021 • UCSB Alumni

    An interview with alumna Sharon Tettegah (Education, Ph.D. '00), who is the Director of UC Santa Barbara’s Center for Black Studies Research, as well as a faculty member in the Department of Black Studies, and the Associate Vice Chancellor of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

  • Wednesday, October 6, 2021 • The Almanac

    CCSP's Steve Smith is interviewed as the primary source for an article about the importance of athletics for children, as long as they focus on process and not performance.

  • Monday, September 27, 2021 • Dear School Psych Sistah

    A podcast episode featuring Miriam Thompson of CCSP in a candid discussion of the assessment pipeline and the implications it has for School Psychologists.

  • Monday, September 20, 2021 • UCSB Grad Post

    A profile of incoming doctoral student in Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology Daniela Sarmiento Hernandez.

  • Monday, September 20, 2021 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about how Afghan refugees to the U.S. face a mountain of challenges features the research of CCSP's Maryam Kia-Keating.

  • Monday, September 20, 2021 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about a course in the Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology, taught by Melissa Smith, M.D., Melissa Morgan and Maryam Kia-Keating, that introduces graduate students to community-based participatory research methods focused on health equity.