Events & Media

Bren School PhD student Allison Horst (right) was part of a delegation of twenty UC graduate students, deans, and others who traveled to Sacramento recently to deliver an important message to legislators: graduate student research is a crucial component of success not only for the University of California educational system, but for California and the nation as well.

On Graduate Research Advocacy Day in March, Horst and Lindsay Palmer, a UCSB grad student whose studies focus on the media, met one-on-one with lawmakers to explain in detail what it is they do and why it’s so important to the state of California. The UCSB contingent also included Kirsten Z. Deshler, Director, Governmental Relations, and Graduate Division Dean Dr. Gale Morrison.

Read the article at UCSB GradPost.