The Almanac

Menlo College’s Hegmann earns second GSAC weekly soccer honor

Menlo College’s Eric Hegmann earned Golden State Athletic Conference Men’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week honors, it was announced Oct. 17. … The GSAC playoffs begin Saturday, Nov. 4 at 2 p.m. at either Hope International or The Master’s. The semifinals and championship game will take place at Westmont College on Thursday, Nov. 9 and Saturday, Nov. 11. more

Student spends month as research scientist

Summer is a time when many kids take a break from homework, relax by the pool and hang out with friends. For Portola Valley native and rising senior Amanda Barth, summer included an intense educational experience. … Their work took place on the campus of Westmont College in Santa Barbara as part of the Summer Science Program for academically gifted students that is operated in cooperation with Caltech, MIT and other educational institutions. more