Yearly Archives: 2013

WSoc: Westmont rolls into GSAC tourney final

Third ranked Westmont Women’s Soccer has advanced to the championship game of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament with a 4-0 win over No. 11 Vanguard (15-4). more

Westmont Downtown: World Religionsin a Global Community

More than a century ago, some of the world’s most influential thinkers predicted the future demise of religion, many arguing that they themselves were experiencing religion’s last gasp. Had they lived longer, these scholars would havewitnessed a significant resurgence of world religions globallyand the accompanying burgeoning of new forms of thesereligions. Charles Farhadian has developed this talk for the non-specialist, and he will reflect on the movement of various major religions and the ways they have profoundly transformed the world. more

Santa Barbara’s Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Museum & Library Foundation Sets Weekend Full of Events to Thank & Honor All Veterans

Westmont College Orchestra conducted by Dr. Michael Shasberger joined by the Santa Barbara Choral Society, under the direction of Joanne Wasserman with soloist’s soprano Celeste Tavera and baritone Emil Cristescu complete the program. more

Good vibrations for WSU’s first deaf veterinary student

Ross, 46, was diagnosed with an unexplained hearing deficit at age 10 that has gradually worsened. Hearing aids helped for a decade, enabling her to study violin and earn a degree in music at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, Calif. more

Your Westmont: Art Classes Receive High-Tech Upgrade

Westmont is the first Christianliberal arts college in thecountry to have a fully-equipped Wacom Cintiq lab, givingart students access to professional-lev-el equipment. The 22 Cintiq 22HDs,graphics tablets that allow users todraw directly on the LCD displaysurfaces, will be used in Westmont’sdigital painting, design, and graphic design courses. more

RAPSON, Sue Griffith

Ira taught at Westmont College and Sue was a housewife who also took various jobs that included school teaching and program administration. Sue was a member of Calvary Baptist Church for nearly fifty years and gave avid support to mission work and higher education. more

Westmont hosts high school students for “Let’s Talk Teaching”

Westmont College is hosting a “Let’s Talk Teaching” workshop Thursday.

The workshop is open to high school students who are interested in becoming a teacher. more

Cynthia Cooper And USC Women’s Basketball Tip Off New Era

The USC women’s basketball team kicked off their 2013-2014 season last Friday night at the Galen Center with a 73-38 victory over Westmont College. more

Warriors prevail, play Eagles in semifinals

The Westmont men’s soccer team opened the Golden State Athletic Conference in fine form on Wednesday, scoring a 4-2 victory over Vanguard at Thorrington Field. more

MSoc: Westmont wins GSAC Tourney opener

Four Warriors, four shots on goal, four goals and one more guaranteed game.

The resounding melody of the day for Westmont Men’s Soccer was undoubtedly offensive efficiency, eventually culminating in new life. more