Monthly Archives: March 2010

Warrior Wramblings: Madrazo a man to be admired

Jared Madrazo is more than the 3.5 minutes per game that he averages. In fact, his story might be the greatest of all the men’s basketball players at Westmont College. It all started his freshman year, when the 5-foot-7 guard tried out for the team but was cut on the very last day. For the next two years he would play intramural basketball at Westmont, including winning the championship his sophomore year. more

Wesmont PolySci Prof Wins Fulbright award

SANTA BARBARA – The U.S. Department of State has awarded Susan Penksa, Westmont professor of political science, a follow-on Fulbright grant, allowing her to return to Bosnia and Herzegovina to build on the work of her 2007 fellowship and further the Fulbright mission of worldwide mutual understanding. Penksa will be in the Balkans March 14-28, presenting research and lecturing at the University of Sarajevo and the University of Tuzla, initiating a new research project focused on post-conflict reform in Bosnia and its future accession to the European Union and NATO, and conducting a feasibility study regarding the establishment of a Westmont study abroad program in Sarajevo. more