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March 30, 2020
The Chancellor's message to our Alumni Family and Friends:  COVID-19

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Alumni Benefits

Ready for your next vacation? Join UCSB alumni and friends on exclusive trips offered through Go Next! Experience locations like Antarctica, Ireland, Denmark, Greece, and many more. Discover all of our trips for 2019 and 2020.

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Gaucho Professionals

Gaucho Professionals offers career development and networking opportunities for UCSB alumni worldwide.

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Alumni Spotlight

Dr. Jim McNamara earned his master’s degree and doctorate in Religious Studies from UCSB. He was a long time Director of the UCSB Family Vacation Center where he served from 1981 through 1988.

Read how other UCSB graduates have made their mark in their chosen fields—and be inspired to share your own story with your Gaucho family.

Alumni Spotlights


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