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Labor market statistics for Santa Barbara County show the trend in declining unemployment is continuing, with the percent of those without a job in October roughly equal to the rate in January 2020, just two months before the COVID-19 pandemic sent it soaring.

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Most Americans view the nation’s system of colleges and universities as a kind of invulnerable redoubt. That is, they believe it is generally impervious to erosive social forces by virtue of its role as an economic engine. This assumption will likely be tested in the coming years.