April 27th: Advancing Equity and Justice in California's Central Coast

Event Date: 

Wednesday, April 27, 2022 - 3:30pm

Please join the Blum Center on Poverty, Inequality and DemocracyThe Fund for Santa Barbara, and the Office of the Dean of Social Sciences on Wednesday April 27th from 3:30-5pm for an on-campus discussion on the role of research in advancing equity and justice within Santa Barbara, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo Counties, as part of the Central Coast Regional Equity Initiative (CCREI). The event will take place in the Wallis Annenberg Conference Room, located on the fourth floor of the Social Sciences and Media Studies Building (SSMS 4315).  Light refreshments will be served. 

This will be an opportunity to learn more about the aims and ongoing activities of the CCREI, featuring highlights from the Central Coast Regional Equity Study that helped to launch the initiative, funding opportunities for UCSB faculty and graduate students to contribute to regional equity research, and discussion of how and why community engaged research is vital to advancing equity and justice throughout our region.   

IN PERSON and Zoom options available - please RSVP here

Please indicate whether you will be attending the briefing in-person or virtually on Zoom. If you RSVP for online participation, you will be provided a Zoom link.