Gevirtz School in the News

  • Thursday, August 20, 2020 • NPR's Marketplace

    Alumna Monica Bulger (Education, Ph.D., '09),  a senior fellow at the Cooney Center, is a guest on NPR's "Marketplace" (25 minutes in). She discusses issues of data and metrics gained from online learning and how they might be used.

  • Thursday, August 20, 2020 • Santa Barbara News-Press

    In an article about the Santa Barbara City Council meeting of August 18, 2020, there is mention of Deam Milem's presentation to the Council about the new Harding University Partnership School Community Resource Center on the westside of town. The council voiced its support for the Center.

  • Tuesday, August 11, 2020 • Santa Barbara Independent

    An interview with CCSP doctoral candidate Meg Boyer, who has studied mental health amid the pandemic and offers insights into coping strategies.

  • Tuesday, August 11, 2020 • Santa Barbara Foundation

    A profile of alumna Dr. Niki Sandoval (Education, Ph.D., '07), Education Director for the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians and Santa Barbara Foundation Trustee.

  • Friday, August 7, 2020 • UCSB The Current

    A powerful class co-taught by Melissa Morgan-Consoli and Maryam Kia-Keating--about community-based participatory research on health disparities--has led to county-wide action.

  • Tuesday, August 4, 2020 • UCSB The Current

    An article about how researchers at the Koegel Autism Center have received funding to develop a mobile app for providing motivation-based autism treatment to families.

  • Thursday, July 30, 2020 • The Daily Breeze

    An interview with CCSP professor Tania Israel about her forthcoming book Beyond Your Bubble.

  • Monday, July 27, 2020 • The Lily (The Washington Post)

    Tania Israel (author of the forthcoming Beyond Your Bubble) is one guest on the video, "Why you need to keep talking about race with your white family."

  • Wednesday, July 22, 2020 • Huffington Post

    Tania Israel is one of the experts interviewed in an article about how to have a successful conversation with those close to you if they say something racist.

  • Wednesday, July 22, 2020 • Shelf Awareness

    A review of CCSP's Tania Israel's forthcoming book Beyond Your Bubble: How to Connect Across the Political Divide.

  • Thursday, July 16, 2020 • UCSB The Current

    An interview with CCSP doctoral candidate Meg Boyer, who has studied mental health amid the pandemic and offers insights into coping strategies.

  • Tuesday, July 14, 2020 • Daily Nexus

    An article about research led by Katerina Ford, a doctoral student in education with an emphasis in special education, disability and risk studies. The study conveys the importance of remote accessibility to behavior facilitating programs, establishing the effectiveness of videoconferencing as a way to implement remote intervention programs for individuals with autism spectrum disorder.

  • Friday, July 10, 2020 • Slate

    An article examining the future of college admissions cites the work of emerita professor Rebecca Zwick, in particular a constrained optimization process she is developing that builds cohorts of students instead of selecting them one at a time.

  • Friday, July 10, 2020 • UCSB Grad Post

    A story about the 2020 Graduate Mentoring Awards spotlights a winner from CCSP, Kelly Whaling.

  • Wednesday, July 1, 2020 • The 21st (Illinois Public Media)

    A radio interview with CCSP alumna Helen Neville, professor of Educational Psychology and African American Studies at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, who discusses racism as a public health crisis and diversity issues related to well-being.

  • Friday, June 26, 2020 • Santa Barbara Independent

    Alumna Sky Adams (TEP, SST/Biology, M.Ed., '16) has been named the first women director of Santa Barbara High School’s award-winning Computer Science Academy.

  • Thursday, June 18, 2020 • American Psychological Association

    An article/interview with CCSP's Andrés Consoli, who wants to elevate the training protocols for psychologists who plan to treat Spanish speakers in the United States, an ambitious project given how few American psychologists speak Spanish in the first place.

  • Saturday, June 13, 2020 • The New York Times

    CCSP's Tania Israel, author of the forthcoming book Beyond Your Bubble, is one expert quoted in a story about how family members with different political opinions can communicate effectively.

  • Friday, June 12, 2020 • Santa Barbara News-Press

    An interview with CCSP's Tania Israel about her frothcoming book Beyond Your Bubble: How to Connect Across the Political Divide.

  • Thursday, June 11, 2020 • Monterey Herald

    CCSP's Shane Jimerson (incorrectly called Imerson in the article) is quoted arguing for the support of the social, emotional, behavioral, mental health of students instead of a police presence as a better way to promote school safety, and promoting safe, supportive, and effective schools.

  • Thursday, June 11, 2020 • UCSB Grad Post

    An article about Daina Tagavi, a doctoral student in CCSP, who has matched to the University of Washington's Psychology Internship Program.

  • Tuesday, June 9, 2020 • UCSB The Current

    An article about UCSB graduating senior, first-generation student Caylin Carrillo, who will be atteding the Teacher Education Program starting this summer.

  • Friday, June 5, 2020 • Santa Barbara Noozhawk

    An article about GGSE students volunteering as tutors, helping students in LAUSD as they do their schooling remotely.

  • Tuesday, May 19, 2020 • UCSB The Current

    An article about four graduate students at UC Santa Barbara have been awarded Fulbright Fellowships to conduct research abroad, icluding the Department of Education's Christopher Ozuna.

  • Monday, May 18, 2020 • Speak UP Board Watch

    An article about the iTutors Program, in which ten school psychology graduate students from UCSB are tutoring kids with moderate to severe disabilities.