Gevirtz School in the News

  • Sunday, September 3, 2017 • New York Times

    An article about helping teachers develop empathy (versus handing out more suspensions) cites the work of Dr. Hunter Gehlbach at length.

  • Friday, September 1, 2017 • UC Santa Barbara Engineering

    An article about TEP alumnus Levi Miller as he begins teaching at the prestigious Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy.

  • Friday, August 25, 2017 • The National Memo

    An article about an Arizona federal judge striking down a state law banning ethnic studies programs as being racially discriminatory quotes Gevirtz School Dean Jeffrey Milem, who was a co-author of a study cited in the decision. That study showed how effective ethnic studies programs were in Arizona.

  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017 • Alternet

    An article about an Arizona federal judge striking down a state law banning ethnic studies programs as being racially discriminatory quotes Gevirtz School Dean Jeffrey Milem, who was a co-author of a study cited in the decision. That study showed how effective ethnic studies programs were in Arizona.

  • Monday, August 14, 2017 • PostSCWriP

    A direct link to the latest edition of the publication of the South Coast Writing Project, featuring work by Diane Siegal, Cynthia Carbone Ward, Tim Dewar, Anne Elrod Whitney, Jessica Mezzetta & Karen Polinsky, Aline Shapiro, Gaylene McPherson, Phil Levien, Nicole Wald, Ian Foutz, Veronica Gallardo, Lucia Lemieux, Beth Lindley, Monique Navarro, Shelly Savren, and Lou Spaventa.

  • Tuesday, August 8, 2017 • BYU Radio

    A radio interview with CCSP's Andres Consoli on the show "Top of the Mind with Julie Rose" about a new handbook for therapists that includes lots of worksheets for kids and teens to do during therapy sessions and at home between meetings.

  • Monday, August 7, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about TEP alum Tommy Riparetti, a science communication fellow for the Nautilus Exploration Program.

  • Thursday, July 27, 2017 • UCSB Current

    An article about Dr. Ty Vernon becoming the director of the Koegel Autism Center.

  • 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 • 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.

  • 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.

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