Global Fund for Women honorees

AUSB Sponsors Global Fund For Women ‘Architects For Change’ Reception

Antioch University Santa Barbara is co-hosting a special invitation-only reception on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, in partnership with the Global Fund for Women to honor human rights activists who are architects for change. To RSVP for the event, visit … Learn More


‘Cowspiracy’ Is Next Film in AUSB’s Environment In Focus Series

The next event in AUSB’s Environment in Focus series, as a part of Antioch in Conversation, takes on what filmmaker Kip Andersen calls “the most destructive industry facing the planet today” in the screening of the documentary “Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret.” In the … Learn More

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Stream the Full Antioch in Conversation Water Panel Broadcast on KCRW

KCRW has made the full broadcast of the Antioch in Conversation event “Water: Is Santa Barbara All Dried Up?” – a presentation by the Santa Barbara Independent and moderated by Warren Olney - available on its website, In addition to Olney, the five local … Learn More

Antioch University Santa Barbara MBA workshop

Antioch MBA Students Look for Local Projects

Local businesses and organizations have a chance to work with AUSB’s first cohort of socially responsible MBA students starting in 2015. The MBA students are currently researching topics for year-long individual projects that will begin in January. Local organizations are encouraged … Learn More

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AUSB’s Odyssey Online Releases Video Showreel

The Odyssey Online, a digital magazine produced by Antioch University Santa Barbara students, has released a video showreel that depicts the interests and talents of several students in the Bachelor of Arts program. The video was produced by Jacob Kistner, … Learn More

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AUSB To Host Free RICA Review Workshop

Antioch University Santa Barbara is offering a free Reading Instruction Competence Assessment (RICA) Review Workshop on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 9 a.m.-noon in room 343 at the AUSB campus at 602 Anacapa Street. This workshop, hosted by AUSB adjunct faculty Dr. Ann … Learn More

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AUSB Forms Partnership with KCRW Public Radio

Antioch University Santa Barbara is excited to announce a partnership with KCRW, Southern California’s flagship NPR affiliate broadcasting in Santa Barbara as KDRW at 88.7 FM. Under the partnership, KCRW will inhabit space on the AUSB campus in downtown Santa Barbara, … Learn More

AUSB Yellow Ribbon Program

AUSB Holds Veterans Day Reception to Honor Those Who Served

Antioch University Santa Barbara held a Veterans Day reception on Tuesday, Nov. 11 in Community Hall on campus. All AUSB alumni, students, faculty, and staff were invited to the reception honoring the U.S. military veterans and families of the AUSB learning community. AUSB proudly supports … Learn More

Barbara Greenleaf

Barbara Greenleaf Joins AUSB as Director of Institutional Advancement

Antioch University Santa Barbara is pleased to announce the appointment of Barbara Greenleaf as Director of Institutional Advancement. In this position, she will be responsible for community outreach, development, and alumni affairs. Barbara comes to AUSB with a strong background in development and communications. … Learn More

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Marianne D’Emidio-Caston Presents at CCTE Institute

Marianne D’Emidio-Caston, Acting Chair of the Graduate Education Program at AUSB, presented “Educating Teachers to Inspire Moral Development through the Arts” at the California Council on Teaching Education’s Fall 2014 conference in San Diego on Oct. 25. “(The presentation) supports AUSB graduate education and … Learn More

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MACP Program Presents ‘Healing Trauma’ Seminar

Antioch University Santa Barbara’s Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology program presents “Healing Trauma Through the Body-Mind Connection” on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Community Hall on campus. Wendy Elliott, MA, LPCC, SEP, BC-DMT, … Learn More

Women & Leadership celebration

First Cohort Completes Women & Leadership Program

The first cohort of 16 students from Antioch University Santa Barbara’s inaugural 10-month Women & Leadership Certificate Program graduated on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Certificates were presented by AUSB President Nancy Leffert, PhD, and Program Director Judy Bruton, JD, MSW, in … Learn More

AUSB Instagram Fall Contest

AUSB Kicks Off Fall Instagram Contest

With the beginning of Fall Quarter, we want you to show off your Antioch pride with the launch of AUSB’s new Instagram contest! Take your AUSB items – water bottles, sweatshirts, reusable bags, etc. – to your favorite Santa Barbara … Learn More

AUSB Yellow Ribbon Program

AUSB Offers Yellow Ribbon Tuition Support for Veterans

Antioch University Santa Barbara (AUSB) is proud to announce its participation in the Yellow Ribbon GI Bill Education Enhancement Program, also known as the Yellow Ribbon Program, an initiative established by the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008. The program helps fund expenses … Learn More

Brett Kia-Keating

AUSB Welcomes Brett Kia-Keating to PsyD Program

Dr. Brett Kia-Keating is the newest member of the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (PsyD) program at Antioch University Santa Barbara. Dr. Kia-Keating received both his doctorate in Human Development and Psychology and his Master’s degree in Developmental Research Methodology from Harvard University … Learn More

AUSB awarded Title III grant

AUSB Awarded $1.6 Million Title III Grant

Antioch University Santa Barbara (AUSB) has been awarded a Department of Education (ED) Title III grant in the amount of $1.6 million for the establishment of a five-year initiative supporting low-income and minority student retention and degree completion. Title III … Learn More