Yearly Archives: 2013

MORE THAN 570 TEENS TO SING IN SANTA BARBARA

More than 570 students from 15 California high schools join the Westmont College Choir at the ninth annual Westmont Fall Choral Festival on Friday, Nov. 1. more

The Master’s College Women’s Basketball Team Ranked No. 10

The Lady Mustangs are one of three teams from the Golden State Athletic Conference in the NAIA top 25. Vanguard is ranked No. 1 and Westmont, the reigning Golden State Athletic Conference champion, is ranked No. 3. more

Gauchos scoring big in classroom

Westmont College, one of only two unbeaten teams in NAIA women’s soccer, held steady at No. 3 in this week’s NAIA National poll entering Saturday’s Senior Day matchup with No. 10 Vanguard. The Warriors (13-0-3, 7-0-2 GSAC) will kick off at 3 p.m. more

No. 2 Eagles top Warriors

Westmont found itself in Concordia’s way at Murchison Gym on Tuesday night, where the visiting Eagles stormed off with a 25-17, 25-18, 25-14 Golden State Athletic Conference victory, sparked by the play of Jessica Israel and Maddie Ekis. more

WVB: Concordia has too much firepower for Warriors

Second-ranked Concordia (19-1, 9-0 GSAC) proved to be a too much for No. 14 Westmont Volleyball (18-6, 4-5) to overcome on Tuesday night in Murchison Gymnasium, despite a valiant effort from the Warriors. more

Carroll 18th in women’s hoop poll

Vanguard College is the preseason No. 1, followed by Oklahoma City and defending national champion Westmont. Westmont won the national championship last March. more

X-country completes successful weekend

“Our goals for the meet were to finish ahead of Westmont and Vanguard,” Ledesma said. “We also wanted to finish ahead of Oregon Tech, who are ranked higher than us in Nationals, and it was good to accomplish that.” more

Dimmer view of economy makes Fed pullback unlikely

“The one thing Janet Yellen will not want to do is start her term by making a mistake,” said Brian Bethune, an economics professor at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, Calif. “She will be extremely cautious and will try to signal that the Fed is starting to back off its bond purchases without causing the kinds of effects we saw in the summer.” more

Dr. Benjamin Carson to Speak at Providence’s Fall Forum

The Fall Forum event itself is exciting. It’s not just a lecture. The “Just Desserts and Just Jazz” program features an array of outstanding desserts, music by the Westmont Jazz Ensemble, and a program combining great fun and deeply stimulating conversations. It is fast becoming a Santa Barbara tradition. more

Carroll 18th in women’s hoop poll

Vanguard College is the preseason No. 1, followed by Oklahoma City and defending national champion Westmont. Westmont won the national championship last March. more