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Graduate Division series beginning Oct. 10 aims to promote campus conversations around diversity

Graduate Division series beginning Oct. 10 aims to promote campus conversations around diversity

By Andrea Estrada • UCSB Diversity matters. It plays a key role in all university endeavors, and a series of multilevel programming organized by the Graduate Division is designed to emphasize just that. “The goal of the Diversity Matters programming is to promote campus conversations around the central role of diversity to our academic missions, the barriers...
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Museum welcomes packed house for ‘The Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island’ film premiere

Museum welcomes packed house for ‘The Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island’ film premiere

SANTA BARBARA — ‘The Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island’ documentary premiered in front of a sold-out crowd at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History on Monday, October 2nd. After the screening, the audience had the opportunity to hear from filmmaker Paul Goldsmith and engage in a discussion about the film and book...
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CenCal Health Recognizes Local Health Center Partners During National Health Center Week

CenCal Health Recognizes Local Health Center Partners During National Health Center Week

CENTRAL COAST — In an effort to raise awareness about the numerous services available to people in need through health centers, CenCal Health joined organizations across the nation in recognizing the many services America’s health centers have provided over the last 50 years during National Health Center Week August 13th through the 19th. “Our local community...
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Guest commentary — Valley Fever in SLO County: What You Need to Know

Guest commentary — Valley Fever in SLO County: What You Need to Know

The fungus that causes Valley Fever is here in SLO County soil. You can take action to say healthy By the the County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Health Spending time outdoors in dusty areas may increase your exposure to the fungus that causes Valley Fever. You can take steps to protect yourself...
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Hospice of Santa Barbara Offers Tips on Talking to Children about Tragedies like the Las Vegas Mass Shooting

Hospice of Santa Barbara Offers Tips on Talking to Children about Tragedies like the Las Vegas Mass Shooting

SANTA BARBARA — In the wake of the Las Vegas mass shooting on Sunday night, Hospice of Santa Barbara believes that the most important service they could provide locally is to provide guidance about how parents and teachers can speak to children about the senseless violence. “In times like these, it’s more important than ever...
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Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara update for Oct. 4

Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara update for Oct. 4

Click here for the entire e-newsletter     EXHIBITION ON VIEW Guatemala from 33,000 km: Contemporary Art, 1960 – Present On view September 17 – December 17, 2017 MCASB, 653 Paseo Nuevo, Upper Arts Terrace, Santa Barbara Community Arts Workshop, 631 Garden Street, Santa Barbara Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art, 955 La Paz Road, Montecito Organized...
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CSUCI art shows include hybrid humans, an evolving Ventura Avenue and cultural fusion on display

CSUCI art shows include hybrid humans, an evolving Ventura Avenue and cultural fusion on display

CAMARILLO — Three new exhibits celebrating undergraduate and recently-graduated Art students are on display in Napa Hall at CSU Channel Islands (CSUCI) from now through Oct. 25. The reception for “Fusion,” “Creatures Unveiled” and “Mi casa es su casa,” a room-sized work by graphic artist Hugo Castillo will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12...
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CSUCI Police Department to participate in national ‘Pink Patch Project’

CSUCI Police Department to participate in national ‘Pink Patch Project’

CAMARILLO — The CSU Channel Islands (CSUCI) Police Department is one of the first law enforcement agencies in Ventura County to participate in the nationwide Pink Patch Project (PPP). The CSUCI officers have joined some of the CSU sister campuses and about 200 law enforcement agencies nationwide who are trading their traditional patches for pink patches through Oct....
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City of Oxnard Cultural and Community Services update for Oct. 3

City of Oxnard Cultural and Community Services update for Oct. 3

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Heroes of Hospice of Santa Barbara Honored at Awards Luncheon

Heroes of Hospice of Santa Barbara Honored at Awards Luncheon

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara was pleased to recognize and celebrate the heroes in our community last Wednesday at its “Jewels by the Sea” luncheon and awards ceremony, held at the Four Seasons Biltmore, Coral Casino. As part of the 2017 Heroes of Hospice of Santa Barbara event, several outstanding individuals and organizations...
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California Members of Congress Urge Governor to Sign Jackson Title IX Bill

California Members of Congress Urge Governor to Sign Jackson Title IX Bill

SACRAMENTO – Thirty members of California’s Congressional Delegation have issued a letter urging Governor Brown to sign Senate Bill 169, a bill authored by  State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) that would codify federal Title IX civil rights protections in state law. (A copy of the complete letter is attached.) “As members of Congress, we hear...
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Museum of Ventura County update for Oct. 2

Museum of Ventura County update for Oct. 2

Major funding for these programs is made possible in part by the City of San Buenaventura and the County of Ventura. Meet Featured Artist Hiroko Yoshimoto at ArtWalk Ventura October 7-8 ?The Museum of Ventura County will be participating in the 24th annual ArtWalk Ventura, with free admission both days. Meet featured artist Hiroko Yoshimoto and enjoy her solo show, Artful Brush, a series...
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Oct. 17 — “Science of the Impossible” magician Jason Latimer to perform at STEMtastic! Awards Event

Oct. 17 — “Science of the Impossible” magician Jason Latimer to perform at STEMtastic! Awards Event

OXNARD — World-renowned science magician Jason Latimer will give one of his hallmark “Science of the Impossible” presentations during the second annual STEM-tastic! awards ceremony on Tuesday, Oct. 17 in Oxnard. Sponsored by the Ventura County STEM Network, STEM-tastic will take place from 4 to 6:30 p.m. in the Oxnard College Performing Arts Center at...
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Oct. 18 — Artist Talk: Hellen Ascoli

Oct. 18 — Artist Talk: Hellen Ascoli

SANTA BARBARA — Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara. Join Hellen Ascoli, artist, performer, and museum educator at Museo Ixchel, Guatemala City as she discusses her work at the intersection of education, craft, traditional fiber arts, and contemporary ideas.  October 18, 2017  6:00 pm – 7:00 pm  Community Arts Workshop
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Oct. 18 — Master photographer Santi Visalli to speak, exhibit at Studio Channel Islands

Oct. 18 — Master photographer Santi Visalli to speak, exhibit at Studio Channel Islands

CAMARILLO — Master photographer Santi Visalli to speak, exhibit at Studio Channel Islands. Hear the stories and see the works of one of the world’s most prolific and prestigious photographers, Santi Visalli, 6 p.m., Oct. 18 at Studio Channel Islands, 2222 E. Ventura Blvd., Camarillo. Visalli has photographed six sitting presidents, created timeless portrayals...
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