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Real Gauchos

REAL GAUCHOS. 50 1-hr interviews with people who've done cool stuff. Hosted by Paul Rivas on KCSB 91.9 FM in 2011-13. Free on + iTunes Podcasts.

Oct 30, 2011

Paul Rivas interviews Mary Nisbet on growing up a baby boomer in Dundee, Scotland, being the only girl in her high school math and science courses, being the first in her family to go to college, the correct pronunciation of Loch Ness, the culture shock of moving to England, having a baby in Fiji while teaching at a university where admission was based on race, working as a professor and doing a PhD with three children, moving to Santa Barbara 20 years ago, the convenient adoption of British accounting education in the US, not being able to type for toffee, her current role as Dean of Undergraduate Education in the College of Letters & Science at UCSB, why a UC education is still a good investment, and how to stay married 40 years.