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Santa Barbara City College gets $1 million grant from Julie Nadel

By   /  Friday, February 3rd, 2017  /  Education, Latest news  /  1 Comment

Santa Barbara City College and its foundation received a $1 million grant creating an endowment fund for its School of Business and Entrepreneurship from Julie Nadel and the Nadel Foundation. The school will be renamed the Jack and Julie Nadel School of Business and Entrepreneurship, and the funds will establish an incubator and event space Read More →

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Amgen funds STEM program for Girl Scouts

By   /  Friday, February 3rd, 2017  /  Education, Health Care, Latest news, Nonprofits  /  Comments Off on Amgen funds STEM program for Girl Scouts

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MOXI science museum to open doors Feb. 25

By   /  Thursday, February 2nd, 2017  /  Education, Latest news, Nonprofits  /  Comments Off on MOXI science museum to open doors Feb. 25

MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation announced it would open Saturday, Feb. 25 at its new 17,000-square-foot space located at 125 State St. in Santa Barbara. Twenty-five years in the making, the museum will offer hands-on science and technology exhibits and expects to attract more than 100,000 guests in its first year. “The entire Read More →

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La Kretz family donates $6 million to UCSB for research center

By   /  Friday, January 27th, 2017  /  Education, Latest news  /  Comments Off on La Kretz family donates $6 million to UCSB for research center

UC Santa Barbara received a $6 million gift to establish a research center at its Santa Ynez Sedgwick Reserve from Linda La Kretz Duttenhaver and her father, Morton La Kretz. A graduate of the school, La Kretz Duttenhaver has formerly provided funds to renovate a ranch house and barn on the 6,000-acre property the university Read More →

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UC Santa Barbara ranked No. 1 for industry research funding

By   /  Friday, January 13th, 2017  /  Education, right, Technology  /  Comments Off on UC Santa Barbara ranked No. 1 for industry research funding

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Cal Poly San Luis Obispo engineering dean leaving for CSU Chico

By   /  Wednesday, December 28th, 2016  /  Education, Latest news, Technology  /  Comments Off on Cal Poly San Luis Obispo engineering dean leaving for CSU Chico

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo announced Dec. 27 that College of Engineering Dean Debra Larson will leave to serve as the provost and vice president for academic affairs at CSU Chico as of Feb. 24. “Cal Poly’s College of Engineering is ranked among the best in the nation, and we thank Dr. Larson for her Read More →

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Ventura nonprofit gets grant to expand ag education program

By   /  Monday, December 19th, 2016  /  Agribusiness, Education, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Ventura nonprofit gets grant to expand ag education program

Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture, a Ventura-based nonprofit, received a Specialty Crop Block Grant of $193,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to expand its agriculture education program. The funds will help SEEAG deliver its food science and nutrition program to 10,000 additional students over the next two and a half years, the organization said Read More →

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