ExxonMobil Boosts STEM Education in SB County

ExxonMobil Boosts STEM Education in SB County

Aldrich “Archy” Clark-Sanchez was in sixth grade when the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara first partnered with ExxonMobil to support students pursuing math- or science-related degrees. Now a freshman math major at Butte College, Archy is the latest recipient of… Read More

SFSB and Partners Team Up for Area Nursing Students

The nursing program at CSU Channel Islands (CSUCI) enjoyed another clean sweep in 2017: For the fourth time in recent years its graduates scored a 100 percent pass rate on the state licensing exam. Fifty-seven CSUCI nursing graduates passed the… Read More

Bowling For Stanford

Bowling For Stanford

When Santa Ynez local Gillian Micale joined the Engineering Bowling Group at Santa Barbara City College, she never imagined it might be an activity that got her into Stanford. Actually, bowling didn’t get her into Stanford—her grades did that—but the… Read More

Champion of Education: Michael Towbes

“The world has changed over the years but a good education is something which remains with you your entire life, and a good education keeps getting more and more expensive.” —MICHAEL TOWBES Mr. Towbes’ commitment to higher education and long-standing support… Read More