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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

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Environment in Focus: ‘Arise’ Documentary – Oct. 17

Dr. Dawn A. Murray explores women around the world who are leading movements in environmental protection in the latest installment of the Environment in Focus series at Antioch University Santa Barbara on Friday, Oct. 17 from 7-9 p.m. The event is … Learn More

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AUSB Adds Marketing Concentration to BA Program

Antioch University Santa Barbara (AUSB) has expanded its areas of focus in the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies program with the addition of a new Marketing concentration.  The BA concentration in Marketing equips students with innovative tools to help … Learn More

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AUSB Remembers Life of Alum Renee Fox

The AUSB community reacted with great sadness at the news that Renee Cavalier Fox, an alumni of the AUSB BA and Master’s in Clinical Psychology programs, passed away on July 15 after a long fight against Lupus. Renee graduated from … Learn More

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Over 55 AUSB students receive President’s Access Grants in 2014

A group of Antioch University Santa Barbara students recently attended a reception in their honor on campus as recipients of the President’s Access Grant in 2014. AUSB President Dr. Nancy Leffert was on hand to chat with the students and … Learn More

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Students to Speak at AUSB Commencement – June 20

Audrey Horstmann, Hattie Husbands, and Shannon Stark – three of AUSB’s graduating students – have been selected by a faculty panel to speak at the 2014 Commencement Ceremony on June 20, 2-4pm, to share their stories of how they have … Learn More

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Frank Rust Honored With Excellence in Teaching Award

Antioch University Santa Barbara (AUSB) faculty member Frank Price Rust III, PhD, will be honored with the 4th Annual Award for Excellence in Teaching at AUSB’s 2014 Commencement Ceremony on Friday, June 20.  Dr. Rust has taught research methods and … Learn More

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AUSB Launches Odyssey Online

Same mission. Brand new medium. AUSB is proud to announce that its student-run magazine Odyssey has transitioned from a print publication to an online platform, allowing for students to work with more contemporary and interactive digital media and gain real-world experience as … Learn More

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Environment in Focus: If a Tree Falls – Friday, April 18

The Academy Award nominated environmental documentary If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front
 – which has won film festivals around the country – is coming to AUSB as a part of the Environment in Focus series. … Learn More

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AUSB Honors the Life of Maggie L. Espinoza

AUSB honors the life of AUSB alum and long-time community leader Margaret “Maggie” L. Espinoza and her service to Santa Barbara county. Maggie, a resident of Guadelupe, CA, passed away February 13, 2014, at the age of 64. This year … Learn More

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Santa Barbara Public Radio Station KCRW Finds a Home at Antioch

The recent sale of long-time classical radio station KDB to Santa Monica-based NPR affiliate KCRW has resulted in an unexpected boon for Antioch University Santa Barbara (AUSB), which will house the offices of KCRW’s new local operations. According to online articles in … Learn More

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Film: “A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet,” Feb. 21

Join us for the film “A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet” hosted by BA program core faculty member Dr. Dawn Murray, on February 21, 2014, in AUSB’s Community Hall at 7 p.m. It is the first … Learn More

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Dr. Dawn Murray Elected Vice President of the Tribal Trust Foundation

Dr. Dawn Murray, professor at Antioch University Santa Barbara, was elected vice president of the Tribal Trust Foundation. With a PhD in ocean sciences from UC Santa Cruz, Murray now teaches courses in marine biology, environmental advocacy and justice, global … Learn More

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“Horse Wisdom For the Soul” Field Trip

AUSB Bachelor of Arts core faculty member Lillian Seldeen led her Anthrozoology class on a field trip to Laurel Springs Ranch last month. The class spent the morning engaging with the topic “Horse Wisdom for the Soul,” taught by MaryAnn … Learn More

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AUSB Program Presents: Climate Change – Facts Not Fiction

Open to the Public – No Reservations Required. Saturday, November 9, 2013 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. (Free) Discuss matters about the impacts of climate change in Santa Barbara. Learn from community experts about prevention and adaptation to the challenges of … Learn More

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Dog Behavior Workshop Lead by AUSB Student for Inquisitive Pet Parents, Saturday August 24

This unique – and free – dog behavior workshop goes beyond basic “obedience” techniques by teaching valuable canine “parenting” skills – so that you can succeed at raising a healthy and happy dog. From understanding the reasons why your dog does what … Learn More