Posted Apr. 21, 2015, 9:33 am
The Santa Monica College Foundation has announced that 10 students in the Winter 2015 SMC Study Abroad Program were awarded $500 grants to help with the costs of their travel to study in South Africa – thanks to the generosity of Mark and Lani Verge. The Verges have established the Art Verge Study Abroad Scholarship Fund at SMC.
Posted Apr. 20, 2015, 9:26 am
The Santa Monica College Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery presents the annual SMC Art Department Student Exhibit. This year’s specially created exhibit explores and interprets SMC’s Annual Global Initiative Theme: “Peace and Security: Managing Conflict and Violence in a Turbulent World.”
Posted Apr. 19, 2015, 8:49 am
A free organic produce giveaway, workshops on making natural sunscreen and building your own bike generator, and a cultural festival and upcycled art show are just a few highlights of Santa Monica College’s celebration of Earth Week, to be held starting Monday, April 20. Celebrations continue through Friday, April 24.
Posted Mar. 30, 2015, 9:31 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Department will present “Circle Mirror Transformation” Apr. 3-12 at the Theatre Arts Studio Stage on the SMC main campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica.
Posted Mar. 18, 2015, 9:30 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Department will present "Elephant's Graveyard" starting this Friday, March. 20 at the Theatre Arts Main Stage on the SMC main campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. Performances will continue through March 29.
Posted Mar. 11, 2015, 1:59 pm
Los Angeles is one of 21 communities that has signed on to President Barack Obama's newly announced TechHire Initiative aimed at quickly training people for jobs in the technology industry and connecting them with employers.
Posted Mar. 9, 2015, 10:15 am
The latest news from the frontlines in the battle against ebola and research in reconstructing evolutionary history are just two of the topics of Santa Monica College's Spring 2015 Distinguished Scientists Lecture Series, beginning this Tuesday, March 10.
Posted Mar. 5, 2015, 8:55 am
The Santa Monica Community College Board of Trustees has authorized the issuance of a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a consultant to assist with the search for a new college president.
Posted Mar. 4, 2015, 12:09 pm
The Santa Monica Community College District Board of Trustees voted Tuesday night to appoint Executive Vice President Jeffery “Jeff” Shimizu to the role of Interim Superintendent/President.
Posted Mar. 2, 2015, 9:45 am
Santa Monica College’s Spring 2015 Environmental Issues Lecture Series – featuring experts discussing important environmental and urban issues of our time – begins this Tuesday, March 3.
Posted Feb. 17, 2015, 8:33 am
Santa Monica College is proud to present a series of free events in February honoring Black History Month, starting today.
Posted Feb. 4, 2015, 11:52 am
Santa Monica College president Dr. Chui L. Tsang announced Tuesday he would retire by June this year, ending a nine year tenure in the top job.
Posted Feb. 1, 2015, 9:24 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Department will present a benefit performance next weekend to help send students to the regional competition of the prestigious 2015 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF).
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 10:08 am
Thousands of historic pages of the Santa Monica College newspaper, the Corsair, crumbling and fading with age, have now been safely preserved and converted into a more research-friendly digital format.
Posted Jan. 21, 2015, 9:41 am
The Santa Monica Community College District Board of Trustees has named its chair and vice chair for 2015: Rob Rader and Dr. Louie Jaffe, respectively.
Posted Jan. 21, 2015, 8:54 am
Santa Monica College was given initial approval on Tuesday by the California Community Colleges Board of Governors to develop a Bachelor’s degree in Interaction Design.
Posted Jan. 13, 2015, 10:09 am
SMC Community Education has announced its first-ever series of Open Houses Jan. 26-30. Attendees will have a chance to receive during their visit a 15 percent discount on all classes less than $100, enter a drawing for a free class and receive a surprise gift.
Posted Jan. 5, 2015, 9:48 am
As SMC Community Education’s vibrant Winter Session gets under way today, it is also looking ahead to an even heartier Spring Semester – with more than 170 classes, workshops and tours, including several new offerings. Registration for both sessions is now open, and spring classes begin Feb. 21.
Posted Dec. 24, 2014, 9:45 am
Santa Monica College’s Cheerleading Team is among the four finalists competing for a $100,000 scholarship for its spirit program, along with a trip to Walt Disney World to perform its winning routine.
Posted Dec. 11, 2014, 9:09 am
Santa Monica College maintains its hold as California’s number one community college in transferring students to the prestigious University of California system, for the 24th year in a row.
Posted Dec. 11, 2014, 9:06 am
Student filmmakers Angelo Chavez and Ronja Jansz, of Santa Monica College’s new Film Production Program, have respectively won a prestigious “Award of Excellence: Short Film” and an “Award of Merit: Use of Film for Social Change” from the international Best Shorts Film Competition.
Posted Dec. 10, 2014, 9:55 am
Santa Monica College has announced its intent to submit a proposal to offer a Bachelor’s Degree in Interaction Design, to the office of Brice W. Harris, Chancellor of the California Community Colleges.
Posted Dec. 3, 2014, 9:48 am
Santa Monica College will present the semi-annual SMC Student Portfolio Photo Exhibition December 6-19 at the SMC Photography Gallery.
Posted Nov. 30, 2014, 10:00 am
Santa Monica College presents a December filled with music, ranging from percussion ensemble recitals to the sounds of the season and more.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:41 am
Synapse Dance Theater – the innovative and widely praised contemporary dance ensemble of Santa Monica College – will present a program showcasing new works by professional guest artists, award-winning faculty artists, and up-and-coming student choreographers this Friday, Nov. 21 and Sunday, Nov. 23.