Creating Community: Black graduate student support space

by Ana Romero, Diversity & Outreach Peer
Monday, October 09, 2017 10:42 AM

 Established by UCSB Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) and supported by the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP), Creating Community provides Black graduate students a safe space to discuss topics that are relevant to their experiences. Topics may include interpersonal relationships, self-care, navigating research, departmental support, and adjusting to UCSB and the Santa Barbara community. Beginning October 9, Dr. Mario Barfield and Dr. Meridith Merchant will facilitate weekly Monday meetings at the EOP conference room (Student Resource Building 2228).

When: Mondays, 3-4 p.m.

Where: EOP conference room: Student Resource Building 2228

For more information: Call CAPS at 893-4411 or email Dr. Mario at or Dr. Meridith at