2024 Graduate Division Commencement

We look forward to celebrating our students at the 2024 Graduate Division Commencement on June 14 at 1pm on the UCSB Commencement Green. 


Our 2024 Student Speaker

Abdullah Salehuddin is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Communication and also serves as an Adjunct Professor at Santa Barbara City College (SBCC). His research explores the impact of childhood factors, such as parental favoritism, unresolved hurt, and family environment, on caregiving with siblings for aging parents. He has published in the Journal of Communication, Communication Research, and Oxford University Press. At UCSB and SBCC, he also teaches courses like introduction to communication, relational communication, public speaking, and argumentation and debate.