Global from the Get-Go: Global Manufacturing for Startups Summit Clarifies the Path from Prototype to Market

  Staff Report Join your entrepreneurial-minded peers at the Global Manufacturing for Startups Summit later this month, hosted by the Santa Barbara City College Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation. The Summit will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. on Friday, October 27, with networking to follow until 2:45 at The Fess Parker Resort in Santa Barbara, and is designed to help startups successfully […]

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SBCC business program honored for increasing opportunities

SBCC business program honored for increasing opportunities Staff report Santa Barbara City College’s International Business program has received a career education award because graduates have increased their earnings by an average of 55 percent. The recognition came from Strong Workforce Stars, a new annual award for career education programs, also known as career technical education (CTE), within California’s 114 community […]

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Cottage Health Honors Retired Nurses

Cottage Health Honors Retired Nurses Staff report   Cottage Health recently honored retired nurses and alumnae of the former Knapp College of Nursing at a special event featuring a traditional English tea service at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. More than 80 retired nurses attended the event at Burtness Auditorium, including several who graduated from the Knapp College of Nursing in […]

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Outstanding women in entrepreneurship are honored

Outstanding women in entrepreneurship are honored By SBFLM Staff Working in hospitality is not a 9-to-5 position, as Pamela Webber knows from her early days managing hotels in Santa Barbara. Webber can recall guests making late-night requests and can tell other interesting stories from life in Santa Barbara since the 1950s. Webber and 11 other women won awards in various […]

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SBCC career skills institute registration open

SBCC Career Skills Institute is gearing up for a summer full of opportunities for local employees and job-seekers to gain the skills to advance in today’s workplace. Twenty-five convenient, short courses in business, design and technology are offered tuition-free this summer, including courses required to earn two of the Career Skills Institute’s most popular digital badges. The Career Skills Institute is […]

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2017-2018 Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara application cycle open until Jan. 15

Staff Report Students looking for financial assistance from the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara (SFSB), the application cycle will be open until January 15. The SFSB inspires, encourages, and supports Santa Barbara County students in their pursuit of college, graduate, and vocational school education through financial aid advising and the granting of scholarships. Those interested in applying the general requirements are: Applicant […]

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SBCC offering Rapid Launch business program

Staff Report The Santa Barbara City College Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation is now accepting spring enrollments for its Rapid Launch Intensive program that helps students launch a business idea in a single semester. The program is open to all SBCC students regardless of academic discipline. The Rapid Launch Intensive combines academics, with mentoring and product development support, and […]

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