March 19, 2013: SBCC Ranked #1 in the U.S. by the Aspen Institute
March 16, 2013: Show Us Your Love- Music Video By SBCC Foundation
Spring 2013: Journal of Diving History publishes "The Santa Barbara Helium Rush": article authored by Professor Don Barthelmess
December 5, 2012: SBCC Divers continue work on Cal-Poly Pier
2012: SBCC Instructor Ed Stetson honored with the prestigious AUAS NOGI Award in Sports and Education at DEMA in Las Vegas. Click here for video
2012: SBCC Hosts Historical Diving Society 20th Anniversary Conference.
2012: Article on the 50th anniversary of Dan Wilson's 400' dive with oxy-helium.
July 2012: US Army Article on Veterans and Commercial Diving.
2008: Article on Santa Barbara Commercial Diving History & Marine Tech.
2008: Don Barthelmess selected as 29th Annual Faculty Lecturer for SBCC
Tech featured on the front page of SBCC's newspaper describing
the tremendous demand for its graduates. See
the article here.
Tech featured on local TV News.
Barbara Harbor and Seafood Festival featured
Marine Tech students demonstrating equipment and procedures
used in modern deep-sea diving. See the local Newspaper
Pioneer Dr. Don Walsh presents lecture on Exploring
Innerspace with Deep Diving Manned Submersibles. September
2, 2005. Download flyer.
30, 2005: Newspaper
article on SBCC Alumni Emmet Cullen's heroic work
in Iraq defending freedom and fighting terrorism.
21, 2005: Newspaper
article on SBCC grads. Read about MDT grad Jason
8, 2004: MDT
build working ROVs
schedules industry-based sonar training June 1-3 2005. Click
here for more information.
technology second semester students survey a sunken sailboat,
devise a salvage plan and successfully raise and remove
it from the Santa Barbara offshore anchorage in 46 fsw.
2004! All Alumni and spouses invited. This is the
second ever Marine Tech. re-union. Mark you calendar
and send in your registration. Held in Santa Barbara
June 19-20. Download
SCUBA students complete their deep dive training at Anacapa
February 2004: Marine
Tech students and alumni run ROV and sonar for Woods
Hole scientists on a local squid survey from NOAA R/V
Training 3 day intensive hands-on course held in Santa
Barbara June 3-5. Download
Advanced SCUBA students
complete their deep dive training at Santa Cruz Island.
The Jason Project comes to Santa Barbara!
Click here to see photos of SBCC
Marine Tech. and the Jason
XIV Project with world renowned undersea explorer Dr.
here for larger version of photo)
SBCC Marine Tech Student Rebecca
Ledbetter pilots the college's HYBALL ROV for Dr. Robert Ballard
and the Jason Argonauts visiting Santa Barbara for this year's
Diving students investigate oxygen depletion mystery in Santa
funds new marine research vessel!
Marine Technology promotional video.
2001: SBCC Marine
Technology receives state grant for local harbor survey.
Marine Tech. will take delivery in spring 2003
of a new custom designed Davis
Rock Harbor marine research vessel to launch new boating,
ocean sampling and other short-term intensive marine technology
programs. Marine tech staff and students fundraised 20% of
the vessel costs.
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