Student Profiles Archive:

Four Seniors Tie for Top Academic Award

Published: Fall 2016
Four Seniors Tie for Top Academic Award

Four 2016 graduates earned perfect grade point averages and received the faculty scholarship award at commencement.  Computer Scientist Immersed Himself in Theater Arts Dillon Montag, a mathematics and computer science double major, is the Kim P. Kihlstrom Outstanding Graduate... Read More

A Shining College on a Hill

Published: Fall 2016
A Shining College on a Hill

By Ana Bulger ’19 Before applying to a Christian college, I had a certain premonition about religious education. I had spent the last seven years in a Christian private school in Massachusetts, and I believed I was ready to... Read More

Six Seniors Tell Their Stories

Published: Summer 2015
Six Seniors Tell Their Stories

Six Graduates from the Class of 2015 Reflect on Their College Careers and Look Forward to the Future NIKKI DRESSLER, who majored in chemistry and biology, knew in high school she wanted to pursue a career in medicine. Her... Read More

The Political Life of Riley

Published: Fall 2014
The Political Life of Riley

Westmont’s new student body president contemplates a career in law and possibly politics Riley Svikhart ’15 has a passion for politics. While enrolled at Folsom Lake College, he became enthralled with the 2012 presidential election. His dreams of becoming... Read More

Sophomore Cager Scores Top Research Internship

Published: Fall 2014
Sophomore Cager Scores Top Research Internship

A double major in biochemistry and kinesiology who plays basketball spent the summer at Harvard Stem Cell Institute Natalie Florescu ’17, a guard on the Westmont women’s basketball team, demonstrates skill on the court and in the classroom as... Read More

Service, Athletics and Research Shape Students

Published: Spring 2014
Service, Athletics and Research Shape Students

A Westmont education offers students many ways to learn, grow and develop their calling in life. Using H4O to Bring H20 to the World While in high school, Spencer Dusebout ’15 traveled to Belize with his Santa Barbara church... Read More

Westmont Recognized for Excellent Service

Published: November 2013
Westmont Recognized for Excellent Service

South Coast Business and Technology Awards Honor Westmont for Excellence in Service in the Local Community Westmont received the Excellence in Service award at the annual South Coast Business and Technology Awards in Santa Barbara in June. An audience... Read More

Making Strides in Sports and Life

Published: November 2013
Making Strides in Sports and Life

A Westmont Athlete Seeks to Qualify for the 100 and 200 Meters in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Brazil Sophomore Lexi Youngberg lost her left leg in a boating accident on Spring Lake, Mich., that took the life of... Read More

A Passion for Politics and Public Service

Published: November 2013
A Passion for Politics and Public Service

WCSA President Has Gained Political Experience Through Student Government and an Internship in a Congressional Office David Dry ’14 has been involved in student government since the third grade. In elementary school at Rancho Palos Verdes, he penned a... Read More

Outstanding Seniors Overcome Adversity: Robyn Bickerton

Published: July 2013
Outstanding Seniors Overcome Adversity: Robyn Bickerton

Robyn Bickerton, 2013 graduate, talks about her challenges and blessings during her years at Westmont Embracing the Gift of Life She lost her room in the 2008 Tea Fire, her best friend at Westmont developed cancer, and she barely... Read More