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Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 50 Years After “I Have a Dream”

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s inspiring and influential speech “I Have a Dream.” We at Antioch University hold the spirit of his message in mind as we ponder how we can continue the dream of … Learn More


Summer Writing Institute Gets Rave Reviews

The weeklong Antioch Summer Writing Institute was capped off by a lively reading on Friday night, August 2, by special guest author Ron Carlson, bestselling novelist and short story writer (The Signal and Five Skies), who is also Director of … Learn More


Facing Invisible Dragons: An EastWest Discussion on Finding Meaning With a Sibling With Developmental Disability

Dr. Juliet Rohde-Brown, interim Chair for the Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology program at Antioch University Santa Barbara, together with Dr. Betty Frain, had their scholarly article “Facing Invisible Dragons: An EastWest Discussion on Finding Meaning With a Sibling … Learn More


Summer Writing Institute Days 4 and 5 – Still Going Strong

The Antioch Summer Writing Institute has continued through the week with participants immersing themselves deeper into their chose genres, and faculty and guest speakers sharing their expertise. Wednesday, July 31, proved relatively light, with the regular morning workshops from 9:00 … Learn More

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Summer Writing Institute Days 2-3 Recap

The first two full days of AUSB’s Summer Writing Institute were filled with joy, creativity, laughter, discovery, camaraderie, enlightenment and many touching moments. After connecting over a continental breakfast each morning, the participants and faculty headed to their five respective … Learn More


Day 1 – Antioch’s First Summer Writing Institute Off to a Great Start

Sunday evening, July 29, the students, faculty, and advisory board of Antioch University Santa Barbara’s first Summer Writing Institute (SWI) were welcomed by Director Marcia Meier, AUSB President Dr. Nancy Leffert, and Board Chair Victoria Riskin for drinks and dinner … Learn More


“Anthology” | Summer Edition of the AUSB Odyssey Now Available Online

The Summer 2013 AUSB Odyssey, our “Anthology: The Best of 2010 Through 2012” edition, is now available online. In this issue, we collected the very best poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, art, and photography from past editions over the last three … Learn More


AUSB’s First MA in Clinical Psychology Program Healthy Aging Cohort Graduates at Commencement

Two years after launching the much-anticipated Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology Healthy Aging concentration, Antioch University Santa Barbara (AUSB) graduated its first class at the Commencement ceremony on Friday, June 21, 2013.  The MA in Clinical Psychology Healthy Aging … Learn More

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Adams Elementary School Students Taught by MAE Alumnus Quoted in New York Times

Last fall, when the New York Times Education section launched a new interactive feature – “What’s Going On in This Picture?”– Santa Barbara 5th grade teacher Sean Federbusch was quick to recognize its value in the classroom. The 2010 Antioch MA … Learn More


The Santa Ynez River Wilderness Film and Director Q&A Will be Screened for the Public on August 16 at AUSB

Please join AUSB on Friday, August 16 at 7:00pm when we screen a fascinating documentary, The Santa Ynez River Wilderness – A Natural History, directed by Michael Love, followed by a Q & A discussion with him immediately after.  A … Learn More


Faculty Member Dawn Osborn Selected to Receive 3rd Annual Excellence in Teaching Award at AUSB’s Commencement on June 21

Antioch University Santa Barbara (AUSB) faculty member Dawn A. Osborn, PhD, will be honored by the university with the 3rd Annual Award for Excellence in Teaching at the school’s 2013 Commencement Ceremony on Friday, June 21. “Dawn is an incredible … Learn More


Antioch’s Summer Writing Institute to Host Readings by Stellar Writers in a Variety of Genres – Apply Today!

Only registered participants of AUSB’s Summer Writing Institute (SWI) will have the envious opportunity to study the craft of writing in a chosen genre with an award-winning author for one entire week, and attend two industry panels on “How to … Learn More


AUSB Student Helps Girls Rock Their Self-Esteem

BA student Jen Baron is in her final year at AUSB, pursuing an undergraduate degree in Liberal Arts while mastering social media as a dynamic work-study intern for the Summer Writing Institute. But even more impressively, Jen also happens to … Learn More


Taking in the Limelight

Cheri Steinkellner has won four Emmys, two Golden Globes, the People’s Choice, BAFTA, Writers Guild Award and a TV-Land Legend Award for writing and producing television’s “Cheers” and the Disney animated series and feature film, “Teacher’s Pet,” a 2011 Tony-nominee for Best Book of … Learn More


Reserve Your Hotel for Antioch’s Summer Writing Institute Soon!

Summer is approaching fast and as we gear up for the brilliant sunshine that Santa Barbara promises, we want to remind you that reservations with our hotel blocks need to be made soon. Antioch has reserved a limited number of … Learn More


Get One Step Closer to Meeting LPCC Licensure Requirements with Our Special 10-Week Career Course

The MA in Clinical Psychology program at Antioch University Santa Barbara is presenting a special 10-week online/hybrid course, PSC 582 – Career Development Theories and Techniques, starting in July. This 4.5 unit course is designed to support Licensed Professional Clinical … Learn More