Warriors Win National Hoops Honors

Junior guard Abram Carrasco, NAIA First Team All-American

The NAIA named Westmont basketball players Iyree Jarrett and Abram Carrasco to the All-American First Team, and John Moore as Men’s Basketball Coach of the Year. Moore became the first Westmont men’s basketball head coach to earn the honor, having previously won Golden State Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Coach of the Year for the third… [Continue Reading]

Westmont Donates Protective Masks to Cottage

Westmont College will donate 1,000 N95 masks to Santa Barbara Cottage Health’s front-line heroes combating the spread of COVID-19 in our community. Westmont has historically kept a supply of protective masks on campus for its students, faculty and staff to protect them from smoke during wildfires. With the risk of fire low right now and… [Continue Reading]

Women’s Hoops Finish Season Ranked No. 1

The men's and women's teams celebrate GSAC Regular Season Championships

The Westmont Women’s basketball team closed out the season ranked No. 1 in the nation after winning its fifth straight Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament Championship on March 7.  The No. 7 Westmont men won the GSAC Regular Season Championship. The women’s team, which ended the season with a record of 27-3, also won the… [Continue Reading]

Warriors Win Five Straight Championships

Westmont women’s basketball wins its fifth straight GSAC Tournament Championship

The No. 3 Westmont women’s basketball team won its fifth straight Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament Championship on March 7, defeating No. 4 The Master’s 76-67 at Murchison Gym. The Warriors, who had already won the GSAC Regular Season Championship, will find out their seeding for the 32-team NAIA National Championship bracket on March 11…. [Continue Reading]

Lecture Examines Peaceful Native Americans

Dr. Rick Pointer

Richard Pointer, Westmont professor of history, uncovers the peacemaking traditions of Native American communities in a lecture, “Peace-loving Indians? Recovering A Missing Piece of American History,” on Tuesday, March 3, at 7 p.m. in Hieronymus Lounge at Kerrwood Hall. The Paul C. Wilt Phi Kappa Phi Lecture is free and open to the public. “Given… [Continue Reading]

Warriors Win GSAC Hoops Championships

The men's and women's basketball teams celebrate after clinching GSAC Championships

The Westmont men’s and women’s basketball teams won GSAC Regular Season Championships and will host GSAC Tournaments at Murchison Gym as No. 1 seeds. The men, ranked No. 6 in the NAIA, finished the regular season two games ahead of No. 20 The Master’s and No. 16 Menlo. The women, ranked No. 3 in the NAIA, upset… [Continue Reading]

Warriors Finish February on Winning Streaks

The Warriors with their second walkoff victory of the season

The Westmont men’s golf team won second place out of eight teams at the inaugural Westmont Invitational held at Sandpiper Golf Club February 24-25. Freshman Lorne Fishburn of Corrales, New Mexico, shot the best score of the third round and finished tied for second among individual golfers. Trevor White claimed fourth place at the tournament,… [Continue Reading]

Early Registration Opens for 2020 Summer Camps

There are two sessions of Girls Cheer and Dance (June 29–July 3, July 6–10),

Online registration has opened for Westmont’s popular youth summer sports camps (for children ages 5-13), which begin June 8, at westmont.edu/summercamps. Early-bird pricing is through April 15 at $200 for a half-day camp and $230 for a full-day camp (no code required). After April 15, prices will increase to $240 for a half-day camp and… [Continue Reading]

Brooks Returns to 2020 Lead Where You Stand

Author David Brooks speaks at Lead Where You Stand

Keynote speakers David Brooks, Erin Meyer, Geoffrey Moore and Gayle D. Beebe share insights on effective and purposeful leadership at the 2020 Lead Where You Stand Conference June 3-5 at Westmont’s Global Leadership Center. Tickets to the affordable and transformative three-day conference cost $399 until March 30; $449 after, and may be purchased online at… [Continue Reading]

Musicians Compete for Scholarships

The eighth annual Westmont Instrumentalist Guild Competition features eight musicians vying for Westmont music scholarships on Saturday, February 29, at 7 p.m. in Deane Chapel on the lower Westmont campus. Prospective Westmont student instrumentalists Sean Tran (piano), Daniel Macy (violin), Katie Peel (French horn) Natasha Loh (bassoon), Emma Wu (piano) and Evan Zhou (violin) will… [Continue Reading]