Yearly Archives: 2016

The Dido Project

The story of Dido’s tragic love for Aeneas, and of the way that he betrays her in obedience to the gods, has resonated with artists in diverse media ever since Virgil introduced it in his great Latin epic, The Aeneid. …Opera/Theater Double Feature at Westmont. more

Matt Kokkonen makes official campaign announcement

Republican Matt Kokkonen made an official congressional campaign announcement Monday at 5 p.m. at Sands Inn & Suites in San Luis Obispo. …Kokkonen left Finland at the age of 16 by himself, worked and played soccer to get through Westmont College in Santa Barbara, met his wife Jean at Westmont and started his career as a financial advisor 40 years ago in San Luis Obispo. more

Westmont Erupts for 106-83 Win at The Master’s

SANTA CLARITA— Sean Harman tallied a career high 27-points – 24 in the first half – to lead No. 16 Westmont Men’s Basketball (17-5, 6-3 GSAC) to a 106-83 Golden State Athletic Conference win over the Mustangs of The Master’s College (4-14, 1-9). Harman made 10 of 12 from the floor including six of seven from beyond the arc. more

Westmont College Streamlines Admissions with Constituent Relationship Management

Westmont College has selected a new constituent relationship management (CRM) platform in an effort to modernize its enrollment processes.

Westmont is a four-year undergraduate Christian college with an enrollment cap of 1,200. Reaching that cap “is both an art and a science,” according to a news release. “As part of the college’s strategic planning process, Westmont is embarking on a national marketing campaign, which they anticipate will result in a marked increase in applications. However, it would be virtually impossible to effectively handle the increase with their current manual processes. more

SBCC men’s tennis program back after three year hiatus

Vaqueros’ tennis team member, Andrew Tufenkian, a graduate from Dos Pueblos High School, demonstrates the agility and power of his serve during a preseason warm up match with Westmont College on Tuesday, Jan. 26. Andrew is a transfer student from Cal Lutheran University, returning to his home town after hearing that Santa Barbara City College, was fielding a tennis team after a three year hiatus from intercollegiate competition. more

Royals Step Up for Torres, Deny Dons From Clinching Title

Westmont women: Coach Kirsten Moore said it’s a three-team race in the GSAC between her Warriors, Vanguard and The Master’s College. Westmont lost at Vanguard last week and plays at Master’s on Tuesday.

Westmont men: “The worst thing that can happen during the season is when one of your players goes down, especially if it’s a senior and it’s a season-ending injury. That’s what happened this past week with us and Hayden Anderson,” said coach John Moore. Anderson, the leading 3-point shooter in the country, suffered an injury at Vanguard. more

TMC Insider: Mustangs gear up for 2nd half of conference

Tonight on Bross Court, the Lady Mustangs will face Westmont College, currently the second-best team in the NAIA. The Warriors are 18-3 and 7-1 in GSAC play, 1.5 games behind the Lady Mustangs. more

Westmont College Streamlines Admissions with Constituent Relationship Management

Westmont College has selected a new constituent relationship management (CRM) platform in an effort to modernize its enrollment processes.

Westmont is a four-year undergraduate Christian college with an enrollment cap of 1,200. Reaching that cap “is both an art and a science,” according to a news release. “As part of the college’s strategic planning process, Westmont is embarking on a national marketing campaign, which they anticipate will result in a marked increase in applications. However, it would be virtually impossible to effectively handle the increase with their current manual processes. Westmont selected Enrollment Rx to improve how the admissions team functioned, ease the application process for students and improve the college’s ability to create the best class possible.” more

Perfect numbers

For 80 or so high school students on Saturday afternoon, numbers provided the perfect challenge. In Westmont College’s 28th annual High School Mathematics Contest, eight schools battled it out for top honors in several mathematical competitions. Held in Westmont’s Winter Hall for Science and Mathematics, the competition was comprised of three contests ñ Written Exam, College Bowl and Chalk Talk. more

Master’s Lady Mustangs Tame Lions

The Lady Mustangs now look to Tuesday where they face Westmont College, currently the second-best team in the NAIA, on Bross Court. The Warriors are 18-3 and 7-1 in GSAC play, 1.5 games behind the Lady Mustangs. more