Discussion On School Bullying Scheduled

After 25 years leading seminars on civil rights issues and respect in the workplace, corporate trainer, author, and Santa Barbara resident Suzanne Peck has turned her sights onto school bullying. On 3/22 at 3:30 p.m. she will screen the film Stand Tall: Lessons That Teach Respect and Prevent Bullying at La Colina Junior High. The film accompanies a teaching manual for students penned by Peck with a forward by UCSB Dean Jane Conoley who will moderate a discussion including Superintendant Dave Cash and District Attorney Joyce Dudley on keeping schools safe.

To submit a comment on this article, email or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email

event calendar sponsored by:

Will Hollister Ranch Access Deal Hold Up Under Public Scrutiny?

State commissioners are taking a closer look at settlement over beach access to Santa Barbara County gated ...

Faced with a Gun, Sheriff’s Sergeant Holds His Fire

Sgt. Freddy Padilla reflects on potentially life-saving decisions during welfare call.

Quick Response in Large Numbers Held Holiday Fire at Bay

Record heat on July 6 destroyed crops and livestock.

Los Padres Officials Ban Campfires, Firearm Discharge

Temporary measures are enacted during peak fire season.

Protesters Blast ExxonMobil’s Trucking Proposal

The energy company wants to restart its offshore oil drilling platforms.