Recent Press

Study Shows Anxiety Diagnoses in Students Have Risen

KCSB’s Lizzy Mau speaks with clinical psychologist Eric Nelson from Westmont College about the rise in anxiety diagnoses in students. more

Cardinals can’t hold onto late lead as they fight for a spot in the postseason

But heavy-hitting Grace tied the score with one out in the sixth on a home run to left field by Westmont commit Justin Rodriguez, Arteaga’s summer-ball teammate. … more

District’s abrupt change to Washington magnet model called ‘punch in the gut’

Psychologist and Westmont College psychology professor Andrea Gurney, who already has a fourth-grader in the Washington GATE program, was thrilled when her second-grader passed the test the most recent round, at the end of February and beginning of March. … more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: DP tops Channel softball race

The Warriors scored a non-league win over the Rams in a match halted from earlier this season by rain. … more

“OPEN/CLOSE:Westmont Graduate Exhibition”

Walking into the Westmont Museum of Art at present may cause a touch of dizziness, or giddy cognitive dissonance. In the long entryway gallery of the Museum’s spread, we are greeted by a small posse of mannequins, as if a surreal greeting party fashion show. more

11 San Marcos Student Athletes Sign College Letters of Intent

Palmer signed to play soccer at Westmont College while Ricci and Oriskovich elected to continue their water polo careers at UCSB. … more

LOCAL ROUNDUPav: County’s ranked teams stumble

The Warriors rallied after dropping their first two doubles matches to advance to the semifinals to face top-seeded Arizona Christian (16-1). Westmont, the No. 4 seed in the tournament, was spotted with a 2-0 lead before dropping doubles matchups. … more

Athletic Round Table Press Luncheon: Shot-Putting Pitcher is Winner at Westmont

Toby Dunlap of Westmont might be the first collegiate athlete to win the shot put while wearing baseball stirrups. … more

Record 57 Students Offer Research Results at Westmont Symposium

The 23rd annual Westmont College Student Research Symposium celebrates the noteworthy accomplishments of a record 57 Westmont students who worked on 44 research projects. The event will be held 3:30-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, in the Winter Hall Atrium. … more

Scholar, Writer G. Walter Hansen to Speak at Westmont Graduation

G. Walter Hansen, a Westmont College trustee since 2002 and professor emeritus of New Testament at Fuller Seminary, will speak at Westmont commencement, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 4, on Russell Carr Field. … more