The much-headlined summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is set for June 12 in Singapore. The timing of the historic event coincides with an international trade trip for a group of 17 students from Westmont’s International Trade, Finance and Ethical Sourcing Class. more
Westmont students headed for Singapore with help from Goleta-based Deckers: International Trade, Finance and Ethical Sourcing
Westmont College celebrates commencement following Thomas Fire and Montecito Mudslides 328 students graduated on Saturday
The class of 2018 graduated from Westmont College on Saturday despite tragedies that marked their senior year.
Students evacuated at least 5 times during the Thomas Fire and the Montecito mudslides that almost took the life of one of their own.
The ceremony took place on Carr Field. more
Westmont students were treated to some de-stress activities on campus Wednesday, including a visit from therapy dogs.
It’s all in an effort to help students cope with finals and bring some positivity after a tough semester filled with evacuations from the Thomas Fire and Montecito mudslide. more
Westmontscored more than three-quarters of its points from its inside game as theWarriors (26-6) advanced to the NAIA Women’s Basketball National ChampionshipGame with a 56-54 semifinal win over Wayland Baptist of Texas (27-7). more
Freshman point guard Lauren Tsuneishi scored 20 points to lead one-seed Westmont (Calif.) over five-seed Loyola (La.) (77-65) and advance to the quarterfinal round of the 2018 NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship presented by Wells Fargo. more
KEYT Sports is the first to report that San Marcos High School boys basketball head coach Landon Boucher has stepped down after an historic season. … Boucher, who played at Westmont College, went 88-34 in his four years at San Marcos. His teams never missed the playoffs and never won fewer than 19 games in a season. more
MONTECITO, Calif. – The Thomas Fire and deadly mudslides in Montecito delayed Montecito Fire Protection District meetings. For the first time since the disasters Montecito Fire Department’s top officials had a chance to meet with the district in the new year. They met at Westmont College. more
Dave Odell answered the call for help from his friend Kathi King. She had to escape from her car that was floating down the road during the deadly mudslides in Montecito on Janauary 9, 2018. more
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif. – This November 13 marks the ninth anniversary of the destructive Tea Fire in Santa Barbara County.
The flames broke out at 6:30 p.m. in the hills above Westmont College back in 2008 in an area known as the old Tea Gardens. more
MONTECITO, Calif. – A group of volunteer firefighters have been standing guard over Westmont College since the Thomas Fire broke out.
They are called the Fire Brigade, which was started after the devastating Tea Fire. more