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									 A snapshot of University of California programs and services in your district                      It starts here
 Assembly District 37 — Tony Strickland, R - Camarillo                                             UC alumni in this district: 9,592

 UC in Your District
 The University of California’s reach
 goes well beyond its 10 campuses,
 five medical centers and three
 national laboratories. The
 University’s presence is felt in each
 of California’s 58 counties through
 a wide array of exemplary
 community partnerships, enriching
 cultural resources and innovative
 research programs. From health-
 care education for rural physicians
 to agricultural research advice for
 local farmers to college preparation
 efforts in nearly every public
 school, UC has a direct influence in
 your community. Find out more
 about UC programs in your district
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                                                                                         INSTITUTE (CNSI)
UC Santa Barbara - located near                  UCSB administers a number of Natural
District 37, with more than 9,100                                                        CNSI will facilitate a public/private
                                                 Reserve sites in the Santa Barbara
employees, is the largest employer                                                       approach to developing the
                                                 area that protect unique local
in Santa Barbara County. UC Santa                                                        information, biomedical and
                                                 environments, serve as invaluable
Barbara’s annual economic impact is              research laboratories and educate the   manufacturing technologies that will
over $239 million. Alumni and faculty                                                    dominate science and the economy
                                                 public. Reserves include the
members of the College of                                                                in the 21st century. The institute will
                                                 Carpinteria Salt Marsh Reserve,
Engineering have started nearly 100                                                      provide a world-class intellectual and
                                                 which protects an important Southern
high-tech companies, about half of               California estuary and the Santa Cruz   physical environment that supports
them located on California's Central             Island Reserve, which protects the      collaboration among California's
Coast. UC Santa Barbara includes a                                                       university, industry and national lab
                                                 breeding grounds of harbor seals and
School of Environmental Science                                                          scientists. The institute will be
                                                 the threatened island fox. Both
Management and a Graduate School of                                                      located at UCLA and UC Santa
                                                 reserves host a range of public
Education. The more than 16,000 UC               education and outreach programs         Barbara and will include corporate-
alumni in the area provide a highly              for local K-12 schools and the larger   sponsored incubator labs.
skilled workforce for the region’s
growing technology sector.
A snapshot of University of California programs and services in your district                            It starts here
Assembly District 37 — Tony Strickland, R - Camarillo                                                   UC alumni in this district: 9,592

UC’s Design for Sharing purchases thousands of tickets to                       UC’s California Subject Matter Projects develop teacher
events presented by UCLA Performing Arts. Tickets are                           knowledge in major K-12 subject areas by enhancing
distributed through social service agencies for those who could                 instructional strategies, providing access to the techniques that
not otherwise afford to attend the events. The program works at                 improve student achievement, and developing ‘teacher-leaders’,
a site at Moorpark Community College in District 37.                            at over 500 California school districts. With the expertise of                                                     teachers and UC faculty, the program annually trains thousands
                                                                                of teachers through intensive summer courses – including
                                                                                teachers at multiple school sites in Ventura, Thousand
                               UC’s MESA (Mathematics,                          Oaks and Camarillo.
                               Engineering & Science
                               Achievement) works to prepare
                               educationally disadvantaged                                             UC’s Division of Agriculture and
                               students for four-year colleges                                         Natural Resources Cooperative
                               and universities at several area                                        Extension provides accessible and
                               schools, including La Cumbre                                            comprehensive agricultural research
                               Middle, Fillmore Senior High                                            information for local growers, ranchers,
                               and Ventura Community                                                   governments and the larger community
College in District 37.                                                           through county advisors at the Ventura
                                                                                                       and Los Angeles County offices.
                                  The VA Greater Los
                                  Angeles Healthcare System
                                  (GLA) is an affiliate of the
                                  UCLA Medical Center and                       UCSB has a University Extension satellite facility in
                                  provides a full range of                      Ventura that has been in operation for over 25 years. The
                                  medical care to thousands                     program provides a range of educational opportunities for the
                                  of veterans in the region.                    local community. Courses are offered year-round, with evening
                                  The system houses both care                   and weekend classes designed to fit into busy schedules.
                                  facilities and a teaching           
hospital and provides pati ent care services using state -of-the-
art technology. Outpatient clinics are located in Santa                         For a complete listing of UC programs in your district, access
Paula and Ventura.                                            our online database at:

                                  UC’s Early Academic
                                  Outreach Program (EAOP)
                                  provides academic support,
                                  career advising, college
                                  counseling, motivational and
                                  skill-building workshops to
                                  help over 85,000 California
                                  students realize their dreams
of a college education. EAOP works with several K-12
schools in District 37, including Santa Paula High.

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