Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk

Samantha Neely Delivers in Middle to Key Westmont Win

Samantha Neely moved to the middle blocker spot and delivered for Westmont in a Golden State Athletic Conference volleyball sweep over William Jessup by scores of 25-10, 25-18, 25-17.  … more

After Intensive Search, Missing Westmont College Student Found Safe in Ventura

After conducting an intenstive search on Thursday, Santa Barbara police have located a Westmont College student who disappeared the previous evening, apparently while out jogging. … more

Westmont Women Put Up 5 Goals in GSAC Opener

Westmont Women’s Soccer (8-0-1, 1-0 GSAC) started Golden State Athletic Conference play with a bang, posting a 5-0 win over William Jessup (4-6, 0-1). Westmont is ranked at number 10 in the NAIA. … more

Westmont Men Blank William Jessop in GSAC Soccer Opener

Westmont Men’s Soccer outshot  William Jessup by an enormous 27-3 margin and coasted to a 3-0 victory Thursday afternoon in the Golden State Athletic Conference opener at Thorrington Field. … more

Round Table Press Luncheon: Westmont’s Dave Wolf Looks for Quiet Place to Plan for GSAC Battles

The Westmont men’s soccer team heads into Golden State Athletic Conference play this week after playing a challenging nonconference schedule that included four NAIA top-25 teams. … more

Westmont College Hosts Nobel Prize Winner Daniel Kahneman

Daniel Kahneman, Nobel Prize winner in economics, recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and bestselling author of Thinking Fast and Slow, will speak at a noon luncheon Friday, Nov. 2,  in Westmont College’s Global Leadership Center.

Tickets to the event, which is sponsored by the Mosher Center for Moral and Ethical Leadership, cost $100 per person and may be purchased online at westmont.edu/mosher-events. more

Westmont Volleyball Suffers Third Straight Loss; Libby Dahlberg Injured

Westmont Volleyball, ranked 11th in the NAIA, suffered its third Golden State Athletic Conference loss in as many games at Hope International (10-8, 3-3 GSAC), falling 14-25, 23-25, 25-22, 25-20, 15-8. As a result, the Warriors fall to 11-4 overall and 2-3 in GSAC play. … more

Vanguard Outlasts Westmont Volleyball in Five Sets

In a thrilling Golden State Athletic Conference match in front of 350 boisterous fans, NAIA No. 11 Westmont Volleyball (11-3, 2-2 GSAC) came up a bit short, falling to 21st-ranked Vanguard (15-2, 3-1) in five sets by scores of 21-25, 25-22, 19-25, 25-20 and 15-8.  … more

Westmont Researchers Use High-Tech Tool to Study Neurological Disorders

As part of a summer research project, Yi-Fan Lu, Westmont assistant professor of biology, and senior Heidi Pullmann used the new microelectrode array, purchased through the Westmont Provost’s Office, to detect and record the response of neurons to genetic mutation or toxins. … more

NAIA Honors Westmont Athletes Libby Dahlberg, Cassidy Rea, Women’s Basketball Coach Kirsten Moore

Two Westmont student athletes and women’s basketball coach Kirsten Moore received prestigious awards from the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. … more