Descendants of the Intrepid, a Contextual Look at Immigration

Weeks removed from joining students and educators on a study abroad experience to Berlin, Dr. Matt Nehmer, Executive Director of The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law, offers a personal and historical perspective on immigration and its march across our ancestry.

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Ditch the Electoral College? Why Stop There?

With the completion of the closely-contested 2016 presidential election, the Electoral College is again in the crosshairs. Dr. Matt Nehmer, Executive Director of The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law, offers a historical perspective on the institution and a provocative proposal on what to do next.

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At Least We Have the Debates…

With presidential debate season in full swing, Dr. Matt Nehmer, executive director of The Santa Barbara & Ventura Colleges of Law, offers a historical and cultural perspective on the contest.

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