Posted Jan. 5, 2016, 8:50 am
Louise Jaffe, EdD, has been elected chair and Andrew Walzer, PhD vice chair of the Santa Monica Community College District Board of Trustees for 2016.
Posted Dec. 10, 2015, 12:23 pm
Santa Monica College's 38th Annual Holiday Student Art Sale, featuring a wide range of works in various media, will be a three-day event again this year.
Posted Dec. 1, 2015, 10:07 am
Santa Monica College maintains its hold as California’s No. 1 community college in transferring students to the prestigious University of California (UC) system, for the 25th consecutive year.
Posted Nov. 23, 2015, 9:27 am
The Santa Monica College (SMC) student newspaper The Corsair won 15 awards – including newspaper General Excellence and four first place awards – at the 2015 Southern California conference of the Journalism Association of Community Colleges (JACC) held at Fullerton College on Nov. 14.
Posted Nov. 20, 2015, 6:00 am
The Santa Monica College Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday, Nov. 17 to appoint Kathryn E. Jeffery, PhD, as the new Superintendent and President of Santa Monica College (SMC).
Austin Beutner, Joanne Heyler Announced As Keynote Speakers At SMC Public Policy Institute Fall Forum
Posted Nov. 12, 2015, 11:12 am
The Santa Monica College Public Policy Institute (PPI) will present its Annual Fall Forum Nov 16-Dec 6. The theme for this year’s community forum is “The Ways Public Policy Sustains Creative Arts.”
Posted Nov. 11, 2015, 9:22 am
Lynn Dickinson respected and loved diversity, but she did not know how to “teach to it.” The Communication Studies professor joined Santa Monica College (SMC) in 2013, fresh from a media industry background that included working as editorial director for Hollywood.com and a stint as a tour publicist for Weird Al Yankovic.
Posted Nov. 10, 2015, 10:20 am
Santa Monica College (SMC) will host a public forum for the four finalists in the search process for SMC’s next Superintendent/President. SMC employees, students and interested community members are invited to interact with the finalists, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on both Thursday, Nov. 12 and Friday, Nov. 13. Public Forum Thursday/Frida
Posted Oct. 29, 2015, 8:21 am
Santa Monica College has announced it will host its second Samuel Fuller Film Series Nov. 13-15. The series will be co-hosted and discussions moderated by SMC Political Science professor Alan Buckley and SMC Film Studies professor Josh Kanin.
Posted Oct. 14, 2015, 11:12 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Department will present “The Great God Pan” this weekend, Oct. 16-25, at the Theatre Arts Main Stage on the SMC main campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica.
Posted Oct. 7, 2015, 9:23 am
Santa Monica College will host a tribute to renowned director, producer, and dancer Herbert Ross at 6:30 p.m. this Saturday, Oct. 10. The tribute includes a free screening of the classic film “The Turning Point.”
Posted Sep. 8, 2015, 9:12 am
Santa Monica College will present a distinguished panel discussion on new developments in understanding and addressing the anger, fear, and violence in today’s society.
Posted Sep. 6, 2015, 9:48 am
NASA’s Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) has selected Santa Monica College (SMC) as one of four community colleges nationwide to receive a MUREP Community College Curriculum Improvement (MC3I) grant.
Posted Sep. 1, 2015, 9:58 am
Come help Santa Monica College students learn firsthand what it means to be global citizens. All you need to do is enjoy a special meal this Labor Day weekend.
Posted Aug. 24, 2015, 10:06 am
Santa Monica College has announce the new Judge David B. Finkel Social Justice Scholarship. The endowed scholarship was established by the family of the late SMC Trustee, civic leader, and civil rights champion to continue his legacy of providing educational opportunities for SMC students.
Posted Aug. 20, 2015, 8:56 am
The Santa Monica College Emeritus College Art Gallery is hosting a special closing event for the Tom Krumpak: “Built & Placed” Exhibition from 5 pm to 6:30 pm Wednesday, Sept. 9.
Posted Aug. 12, 2015, 9:59 am
Imagine a place where you can walk in and talk to someone who knows what it’s like to be a first-generation college student, to have parents who are immigrants, and to carry their dreams on your back. That place exists. It’s at Santa Monica College, and it’s called the Latino Center.
Posted Aug. 10, 2015, 9:54 am
Santa Monica College (SMC) has announced the appointment of Frank R. Dawson as Associate Dean of Career and Technical Education (CTE).
Posted Jul. 28, 2015, 9:37 am
Santa Monica College has awarded its third annual Chui L. Tsang Transfer Scholarship to SMC student Cinthia Magaña. The new Tsang Scholar – who has overcome extreme poverty, her undocumented status, and other adverse circumstances to pursue her education – will transfer this fall to the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and will receive $15,000 for two years to complete her Bachelor’s Degree.
Posted Jul. 23, 2015, 9:20 am
When Marilyn Perez-Garcia ended up in foster care at age 15, college seemed an unachievable dream. This fall, after three years at Santa Monica College — with the support of SMC’s Guardian Scholars program and her own hard work — she is headed to the University of California, Riverside on a full scholarship.
Posted Jul. 16, 2015, 9:47 am
Santa Monica College (SMC) has appointment Gita Runkle as Associate Dean of Emeritus College, SMC’s widely praised program providing classes of interest to older adults in support of lifelong learning.
Posted Jul. 15, 2015, 9:44 am
Santa Monica College is ready to put students on course to meet the latest requirements for transfer to the University of California.
Posted Jul. 8, 2015, 8:04 am
With a vibrant offering of more than 190 classes, workshops and tours, SMC Community Education’s fall session is now open for registration.
Posted Jul. 6, 2015, 9:08 am
David B. Finkel, a former member of the Santa Monica College Board of Trustees, retired Superior Court judge and a one-time civil rights activist, has died, the college announced today. He was 83.
Posted Jul. 2, 2015, 9:07 am
The Santa Monica College John Drescher Planetarium invites community members to come find out what the latest developments are in the quest for a reusable rocket, and enjoy a preview that prepares you to make the most of the Perseid Meteor Shower coming this month.