Community News and Announcements
New additions bring number of UCSB Fellows to 13, with last year’s inaugural 10
Three members of UC Santa Barbara’s faculty have been named to the 2014 Fellows class of the American Mathematical Society (AMS). Read story.
It may never be the same Bat Time or the Same Bat Channel for Make-A-Wish after Miles’ wish to be Bat Kid captured the imagination of the world last week. Read story.
Parker Coffin (Santa Barbara, CA), 18, and Chelsea Tuach (BRB), 17, have claimed the inaugural Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) 1-Star Sprite Soup Bowl Pro Junior presented by the Barbados Tourism Authority in flawless three-to-five foot reef-break barrels at Soup Bowl. Read story.
Visionary publisher and founder of Libraries Unlimited, Dr. Bohdan Stephan Wynar, passed away on November 9th in Aurora, Colorado. Read story.
UNION BANK AND EVERFI LAUNCH NEW FINANCIAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM WITH LOCAL SCHOOLS, COMMUNITY GROUPS IN CENTRAL COAST
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Barbara Students Attend Financial Education Launch Event with Local Authors John and Diane Tuzee, Demonstrations of New Online Financial Education Curriculum
As part of its ongoing commitment to responsible banking, Union Bank, N.A., has partnered with the leading financial education technology company EverFi, Inc., as the first bank on the Central Coast to bring the company’s award-winning financial literacy education programs to students at schools and community organizations in the region. Read story.
With Expanded Macy’s Offerings and a New Collection at Wet Seal, La Cumbre Plaza Now Delivers More for Plus Size Women
Long the go-to source for plus-size women in Santa Barbara, Macy’s newly expanded Women’s Department now brings even more selection and brands to the region’s shoppers. Read story.
The public is invited to attend two special services in celebration of Thanksgiving this year at St. Mark’s-in-the-Valley Episcopal Church located at 2901 Nojoqui Avenue at the corner of Alamo Pintado Avenue in downtown Los Olivos. Read story.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 5:00 to 8:00 PM
The annual tradition continues in downtown Santa Barbara. Read story.
Los Padres National Forest officials today announced that nominations are now being accepted for 11 positions on the Pacific Southwest Region California Recreation Resource Advisory Committee (RRAC). Nominations will be accepted through December 8, 2013. Read story.
As the clocks “fall” back and darkness closes in earlier this month, Illuminando La Noche/Light up the Night volunteers greeted bicycle commuters in the street last week. Read story.
Special Lager Beer Crafted by New Belgium Brewing Celebrates Patagonia's 40 Years in Business.
Patagonia Inc., the outdoor apparel company, and New Belgium Brewing are excited to announce California Route, a limited-release organic lager. Read story.
Mayo Clinic, the world’s leading medical center, discovered bone deterioration is yet another complication of diabetes. Read story.
Laurent Colasse, founder and president of resqme received the morning of November 6th, the international message and testimony of Daniel Katzensteind Director of Relations for United Hatzalah of Israel. Read story.
Bowfishing for Bullfrogs? Read story.
As the holiday season approaches, so does the New Year; which means it is time to prepare your 2014 business strategies. Read story.