CoastLines Magazine
Click here to read Coastlines online.
Coastlines eNews
brings the best of UCSB's alumni magazine
directly to your email. Check out the stories below
and click on the links to be taken to the
online version of our magazine.


Gearing Up for the Fourth Annual All Gaucho Reunion
Find out about the Golden Gaucho Reunion for the Classes of 1955-65, the Alumni Awards Banquet, the Alumni Vintners Tasting, and more. Rekindle your connections and celebrate UC Santa Barbara at the All Gaucho Reunion April 23-25.  Read more.

Revisiting the Bank of America Burning
Forty years after the infamous burning of the Bank of America, UCSB alumni take a look back at the event that shaped Isla Vista's community. Don't miss the All Gaucho Reunion panel Reflecting on Rebellion: Isla Vista 40 Years Later on Saturday, April 24. Read more.

 Scholarships Help Students Continue Their Dreams
The UC Santa Barbara Alumni Association granted 10 $1,000 scholarships to deserving students in Fall 2009. Meet a few of the students who are working hard to maintain their academic standing amidst 32 percent tuition hikes and a faltering economy. Read more.

Alum Josh Simmons is Greening the Chumash Tribe
Josh Simmons (MESM 2008) might have become a broadcast football analyst. But a visit to ESPN studios led him on a path away from talking about impact players to becoming one himself as the manager of the Environmental office for the Santa Ynez band of Chumash Indians. Read more.

Computer Security Group Hijack Botnets for Virtual Crime Spree
The botnet investigation, which is part of an ongoing grant from the National Science Foundation to study the workings of the underground economy, is only one of several projects the group has undertaken over the last several years in its quest to make the cyberworld a safer place. Read more.


Around Storke Tower Briefs
The Gevirtz Graduate School of Education and Harding Elementary School joined forces to develop innovative education practices. Read more about the educational partnership and the latest happenings on campus in Around Storke Tower.

Athletics Unveils Plan for New Walk of Champions
Athletic Director Mark Massari has announced the kickoff of a $60 million capital campaign that will create a Walk of Champions and include improvements to most of the Gauchos' current athletic facilities.

A Family of Gauchos: Duongs Can Boast About Six Alums
In what has to be one of the most remarkable stories at UC Santa Barbara, Lau Duong went from arriving in the United States from Vietnam with $16 in his pocket to having six children graduate from UC Santa Barbara.

Alumni Authors
Check out the latest in literature from these Alumni Authors.
* Catharine Bramkamp, '82
* Jeffrey R. Crimmel, '69
* Benito Pastoriza Iyoda, M.A. '81,
* Ernesto Robles, '91

Milestones from 1950-2009
Michael Namkung, '93, was named 2010 James Rosenquist Artist in Residence at North Dakota State University. What else have your classmates been up to all these years? Check out Milestones and Class Notes for the latest updates.


The UCSB Alumni Association has made it easier than ever to help the environment and cut down on clutter. You can "opt out" of receiving Coastlines in print, and you will be notified via email when the latest edition of the magazine is available online. Some reasons to opt out:
  • It saves trees. Reading your magazine on your computer means we don't have to print it on paper.
  • It's fast, easy, and convenient for you.
  • No need to worry about changing your postal address - the online edition will find you even if you've moved or are traveling.
  • If you live outside the U.S., it's the fastest way to get Coastlines.
  • There's less waste and less for landfills.
  • There's less clutter around the house and office.
  • Read new online-only features along with expanded versions of our print articles.
  • Faster delivery will make some content more relevant and fresh.
  • The information is easier to share when desired.
To opt out, click here and fill out the Go Green With Coastlines form.

UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Your Privacy

Contact Us:
Mosher Alumni House
University of California Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-1120

Telephone 805-893-2288
Fax: 805-893-4918
Email: ucsbalum@ia.ucsb.edu

Maps and Directions
Terms of Use Privacy Policy Site Map

Copyright © 2015 | The Regents of the University of California | All Rights Reserved | UC Santa Barbara, Alumni Affairs