Alumni | Fall/Winter 2021

Alumni | Fall/Winter 2021

Once a Gaucho, always a Gaucho. Here’s the place to stay up-to-date with all the news about fellow alums and the fantastic activities, worthwhile benefits and excellent resources available from the UC Santa Barbara Alumni Association.

Ken Radtkey

Ask an Expert

Architect Ken Radtkey ’83 shares some ideas for making your home more sustainable and environmentally friendly.

Marco Pinter M.S. ’89, Ph.D. ’15

Gaucho Creators & Authors

From artists to authors and poets to podcasters, the creative spark is alive and thriving in these UC Santa Barbara grads.

Designer Emily Landsman

Newsmakers and Milestones

Spotlighting alumni achievers in the worlds of eco-chic fashion, national politics, athletics, public service, entertainment, astronauts and more.

Erika (Marie Carter ’01) Dart and Dr. David Dart ’71, MA ’72

Startup Spotlight

Fueled by a passion for entrepreneurship, the founders of Dart Coffee, Sun & Swell, BranchOut Parks and Watermelon Apparel share their stories.

Trevor Ditzler and Emma Rose Cohen

Bright Spots

From innovations in reusable straws to passing on a love of music to children in underserved communities, these Gauchos are paying it forward in ways that make us proud.

Fall / Winter 2021


Danae Miller, left, and Ila Lane are back in the Thunderdome this season

It’s Tip-Off Time

Christina LoCascio artwork

Gauchos Gone Grape

Transience, acrylic on canvas, 77" x 154", 2017, by Yumiko Glover

Elevated Reflections of Life