WEATHER »

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 letters@independent.com or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email tips@independent.com.



event calendar sponsored by:

Montecito Pushes Back on Streamlined Rebuild Process

Not so fast with fast-track rebuilding, leaders tell the county

St. George Files Suit Against Gelb for Unpaid Debt

Pair of Isla Vista landlords in legal tussle over property sales costs.

Thousands of Plaintiffs Added to Refugio Oil Spill Case

Litigation follows footsteps of 1969 Union Oil spill attorneys.

Push Comes to Shove Between Law Enforcement and Mental Health

County supervisors confront too many needs with not enough money.

Helicopter Hits Electrical Wires, Starts Small Fire

A crop duster hit power lines in Ellwood Canyon.