Distinguished local attorney Betty Jeppesen (J.D. ‘80), Goleta Water District board member Farfalla Borah (J.D. ’93), and Higher Education veteran Stacey Lydon join governing board of region’s leading law school focused on access, opportunity, and affordability.
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The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law Celebrates Half Century of Legal Education with Gala on Sept. 21
The 50th Anniversary Gala is set for Sept. 21 at Museum of Ventura County. The Hon. Colleen Toy White to be honored with the inaugural Distinguished Alumni Award.
WHAT: The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law (COL) 50th Anniversary Gala
WHEN: Saturday, September 21, 2019, 6–10 p.m.
WHERE: Museum of Ventura County, 100 East Main Street, Ventura, California 93001
WHO: Alumni, trustees, students, faculty, and the legal communities of Santa Barbara and Ventura;
The Hon. Colleen Toy White, recipient of the Colleges of Law’s Inaugural Distinguished Alumni Award
SANTA BARBARA & VENTURA, Calif.: The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law (COL), the region’s oldest and largest independent law school, celebrates a half century of service to the local legal and business communities with their 50th Anniversary Gala.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Kryztofr Kaine Public Affairs Coordinator [email protected] (805) 765-9729
SANTA BARBARA & VENTURA, Calif. - On May 7, 2019, The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law will host a public forum that examines the effects of Trump Administration environmental policy on the state of California.
WHAT: Federal v. State: How has the Trump Administration Affected California’s Environment?
WHEN: Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 6–7:15 p.m.
WHERE: The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law, Santa Barbara Campus, 20 E. Victoria Street.
WHO: Linda Krop, Chief Counsel of the Environmental Defense Center, and Aeron Arlin Genet, the Director and Air Control Officer for Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District
BACKGROUND:On June 1, 2018, President Trump announced to the world that the United States would withdraw from
U.S. Rep. Julia Brownley to Keynote The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law’s 2019 Commencement Ceremony, March 30
SANTA BARBARA & VENTURA, Calif. – The Honorable Julia Brownley, member of the United States House of Representatives, will receive an honorary Doctor of Law degree and address The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law’s (COL) graduating Class of 2019. The Commencement ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort. Rep. Brownley will be honored for her more than 25 years of public service and leadership in the local community.
Rep. Brownley began her career in public service in 1994 after deciding to run for the local school board as a way to advocate for a better education for her daughter, who had dyslexia, and other special-needs students. She won and was later elected to the California State