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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

Dalia Ruiz

PsyD Student Dalia Ruiz to Present at ISTSS Conference

Dalia Ruiz, a student in the Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology (PsyD) program at Antioch University Santa Barbara, has been chosen to present at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies’ (ISTSS) 30th annual meeting. In a poster format, Dalia … 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

MEd professional conversations

Four MEd Students Present Inquiry Projects

The Antioch University Santa Barbara MEd program hosted “Public Conversations with Critical Friends” on Sept. 20, an updated formulation of the more traditional master’s thesis defense. Four students – Danielle Dzoga, Lauren Fernandez, Marlen Limon, and Amy Rosen – presented their year-long Inquiry Projects to an audience … 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

MACP new student orientation - Fall 2014

New MACP Students Begin at AUSB

Excitement was in the air on Tuesday as almost 50 new students began their journey in the MA in Clinical Psychology program at Antioch University Santa Barbara. When program chair Dr. Elizabeth Wolfson asked the students to introduce themselves along … Learn More

Environment in Focus - Arise

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


Socially Responsible MBA Program Launches

On Friday, September 5, AUSB proudly welcomed its first cohort of 22 students to campus for the start of the new socially responsible Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) program, the only one in southern California to focus on social business, non-profit … Learn More

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Antioch University Santa Barbara Throws Fall Alumni Cocktail Party

Attention Antioch University Santa Barbara alumni! Dr. Nancy Leffert, President of AUSB, invites all alumni to a cocktail party on Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 6 to 8 p.m., located on the upper patio on campus at 602 Anacapa Street. All AUSB … Learn More


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

Mariela Marin

AUSB Names Mariela Marin as Core Faculty in MACP Program

Antioch University Santa Barbara has named Mariela Marin as a Core Faculty member and Director of Clinical Training for the Master’s in Clinical Psychology Program. She also will oversee the Latino Mental Health Concentration. Marin is well-acquainted with AUSB’s MACP program, … Learn More