Theodore Burnes Wins Prestigious American Psychological Association Award

“I had no idea what I’d do with it,” thought Theo Burnes, PhD, MS Ed, when he was studying for his BA in Psychology. However after doing some meaningful volunteer work his last year of school Burnes, core faculty in … Read More


Antioch University PhD in Leadership and Change To Offer Healthcare Focus

Antioch University’s PhD in Leadership and Change program (PhDLC), a nationally recognized doctoral program, will now offer two distinct pathways toward the degree—a continuation of its highly successful interdisciplinary curriculum in leadership and change  and a new pathway specifically designed for … Read More

Put your compassion into action.

Each August, for more than 20 years, Psychology Chair Dr. Joy Turek has asked the AULA community to join team Antioch Walks and raise much needed funds for service organizations dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by HIV … Read More


Dr. Cheryl Armon presents her “Final Lecture”

Antioch University alumni, students, faculty, and friends, gathered June 3, 2014 to honor retiring professor emeritus Cheryl Armon, EdD. In her “Final Lecture,” Dr. Armon shared memories, stories, a photo montage, and some of transformative lessons from her 30 years at … Read More

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Doug Sadownick CSULA Pride Graduation Keynote Speaker

Doug Sadownick, PhD, Director of the LGBT Specialization in Clinical Psychology and co-founder and director of Colors LGBTQ Youth Counseling Center, was the Keynote Speaker for the California State University Los Angeles (CSULA) Pride Graduation Celebration. In his speech at … Read More

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Lisa Lepore, Amy Smith, and AULA Provost Luis Pedraja.

Excellence in Library Research

Two graduate students and one undergraduate student were presented with Library Research Awards at a ceremony on June 3, 2014, held appropriately in the new 4th floor library. “The 2014 Library Research Awards honor these students, how they skillfully used … Read More

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Susan Cole Hill Elected Chair of AULA Board of Trustees

Antioch University Los Angeles’ Board of Trustees has elected Susan Cole Hill its new chair. A dedicated member of the AULA Board of Trustees since 2012, Cole Hill assumed duties on May 5, 2014 and will serve a two-year term. … Read More


Helping craft a vision for the future of Los Angeles

What should the future of Los Angeles look like? AULA has an active voice in this conversation, thanks in part to a $5,000 grant gifted by LA2050. LA2050 is an initiative to “create a shared vision for the future of … Read More

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Study in France

AULA’s graduate psychology program is taking students to the south of France to study Buddhism, psychology, and the culture of the area. This is the third year AULA is hosting the study abroad trip and the first year it’s open … Read More

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Anne Ursu Wins 2014 Horace Mann Upstanders Book Award

The Real Boy, written by Anne Ursu, is the winner of the seventh annual Horace Mann Upstanders Book Award. In this henomenal story, a young boy growing up in an ever-changing world of magic risks his own life to save … Read More