Monthly Archives: August 2011

Eric and Heather ChanSchatz: Universal Platform

Eric and Heather work as one artist: ChanSchatz.The exhibition marks the 25th anniversary of Westmont’s art museum, which moved to the Adams Center last year. more

Eric and Heather ChanSchatz’s work on exhibit at Westmont

New York-based artists Eric Chan and Heather Schatz, who incorporate a wide variety of media into their works, open a new season at the Westmont Museum of Art. more

The Arts Fund Gallery to Host Individual Artist Awards Group ExhibitionThe Arts Fund Gallery to Host Individual Artist Awards Group Exhibition

The Arts Fund Gallery will host its 2011 Individual Artist Awards Group Exhibition featuring work by Santa Barbara County artists James Petrucci, Henry Rasmussen, Mary Carol Kenney, James Hapke, Alejandro Casazi and Stephanie Dotson from Sept. 10 to Nov. 5. Hapke was born in 1986 in Newport Beach and studied at Westmont College. more

News to Yous

ACROSS THE UNIVERSE: The Westmont Museum of Art celebrates its 25th anniversary this Friday, September 2, with the opening of Eric and Heather ChanSchatz: Universal Platform. more

Community volunteer joins Westmont board

Longtime volunteer Susan Jackson has joined the Westmont Foundation board of directors, which works to foster ties between the school and the community. The foundation is responsible for sponsoring the Westmont President’s Breakfast, which has featured such speakers as Condoleezza Rice and Mexican President Vicente Fox in recent years. Mrs. Jackson, who graduated from UC Berkeley and earned a master’s degree from Lancaster University in the United Kingdom, is active in volunteering with Crane School, Cate School, Casa Del Hererro and the Garden Club. more

Susan Jackson Joins Westmont Foundation Board of Directors

Susan Jackson, a longtime volunteer in the Santa Barbara community, has joined the Westmont Foundation Board of Directors, which cultivates ties between the college and the community. more

Jackson Joins Westmont Foundation Board

Susan Jackson, a long-time volunteer in the Santa Barbara community, has joined the Westmont Foundation Board of Directors, which cultivates ties between the college and the community. Jackson is married to Palmer Jackson Jr., chief operating officer for Cogi, a technology start-up he co-founded in 2007. more

Westmont College Prepares to Welcome Its Class of 2015

Orientation begins Thursday at Westmont College for the 335 first-year students representing the class of 2015 and 65 transfer students. more

Westmont Students Arrive This Week

Orientation begins Thursday, Aug. 25, for the 335 first-year students representing the class of 2015 and 65 transfer students. The first day of classes for all students is Monday, Aug. 29. more

Public Viewing with SB Astronomical Unit

Last night the Westmont Observatory opened to the public and a steady stream of people patiently waited to view the skies! Robert Bernstein photos. more