Recent Press

Westmont adds ‘blended’ engineering program

Westmont College will offer a bachelor of science degree in engineering with a concentration in mechanical engineering beginning in fall 2019, blending courses in engineering, physics, mathematics and chemistry and grounding the program in the college’s liberal arts tradition. more

William Joseph Beasley Obituary

William Joseph Beasley, 92, went to join his wife in heaven on December 13, 2018, surrounded by his three daughters singing “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot.” … He is Professor Emeritus of Music at Westmont College where he taught for 30 years in the fields of music history and literature, church music, and music theory, while also directing multiple ensembles. more

Westmont College Library Turns Page on 50 Years

Westmont celebrated Voskuyl Library’s 50th birthday Dec. 3 with historic photos, a trivia contest and speeches by President Gayle D. Beebe, Provost Mark Sargent and library staff. … more

Westmont Basketball Handed 88-69 Loss by Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Westmont Men’s Basketball suffered an 88-69 road loss to the Staggs of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (6-3) on Saturday, falling to 6-4 on the year. … more

Santa Barbara Track Club Hosts Thoreson 30-Minute Decathlon and Youth Triple

The Santa Barbara Track Club (SBTC), hosted at Westmont College, invites the community for an event to honor David Thoreson, a national class decathlete, and teacher at La Colina Junior High School, 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Westmont. … more

Westmont Men’s Basketball Loses on Buzzer-Beater in Overtime

An overtime buzzer beater by Brandon Brothers gave Vanguard (9-0, 2-0 GSAC) an 81-79 win over #20 Westmont (6-3, 1-1) on Saturday night in Costa Mesa. … more

Patti Cook Steps Down as Westmont Volleyball Coach

Patti Cook, head coach of Westmont’s volleyball team, has announced her resignation, the school announced Sunday … more

Westmont Women’s Basketball Beaten by No. 1 Vanguard

Despite overcoming a 17-point first quarter deficit, #11 Westmont (7-3, 3-1 GSAC) fell to top-ranked Vanguard (9-0, 3-0), 63-57, in a Golden State Athletic Conference match-up. … more

Westmont Volleyball’s Sam Neely, Amy Buffham Earn NAIA All-American Honors

Westmont senior Samantha Neely has been selected as a 2018 NAIA Volleyball All-American and senior setter Amy Buffham received honorable mention recognition. … more

Westmont College’s annual Christmas fest delights

Westmont College’s 14th annual Christmas Festival at the First
Presbyterian Church was undoubtedly the hottest ticket in town, with four
performances staged to cater for the demand montjournal December 2018