UC Santa Barbara

Continuing Education

The Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP) at UC Santa Barbara will hold its annual spring Higher Education Week, a four-day event beginning on Tuesday, March 10. …In all, more than 3,500 high school juniors will meet with representatives from the UC, Cal State and California Community College systems. A host of other private colleges and universities will be represented, including Westmont College, University of the Pacific, San Francisco Academy of Art University, San Diego New School of Architecture & Design, Point Loma Nazarene University and San Diego Christian College. more

‘UCSB Reads' Picks ‘Enrique's Journey' by Sonia Nazario

When Enrique Gomez was 5 years old, his mother left him with relatives in Honduras while she traveled to the United States to find work. For more than a decade, Enrique waited desperately for her to come home. Finally, at the age of 17, he set out on his own to find her. … Beginning at 8 a.m. on January 14, the UCSB Library will give 2,500 free copies of the book to registered UCSB students. In addition, the UCSB Bookstore will sell the book at a 20 percent discount. The Antioch University Library, the Luria Library at Santa Barbara City College, the Westmont College Library, and local high schools are partners in the program. more