Email List

To join our e-mail list, please enter your e-mail address. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Shows

Sections

Classifieds

Directories

Contact

Santa Monica College student Jonah Okike-Hephzibah won the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (JKCF) Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The largest private scholarship in the nation for community college transfer students, it will provide Okike-Hephzibah up to $40,000 a year for three years for his undergraduate studies. He is the fourth SMC student in five years to win the JKCF scholarship.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Student Wins Prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

Posted May. 26, 2015, 9:38 am

Santa Monica College student Jonah Okike-Hephzibah sat stunned on a chair in the campus’s quad – unable to say anything but “Oh my God!” – as he was told that he had won the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation (JKCF) Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, the nation’s largest private scholarship for community college transfer students.

(Back row, left to right) Corley Shelby, Rojan Telo, Natalie Kahn, Henrik Rivera, Jesse Sandoval, and Joel Reyes, along with (front row, left to right) Aaron Bertucio, Julian Schwartzman, Hayley Howe, Marissa Dubois, Krystyna Rodriguez, and Brendan Cobia perform in 'The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee' at Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Main Stage May 22-31.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

SMC Presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” Until May 31

Posted May. 24, 2015, 6:00 am

The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Department is currently presenting “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” through May 31 at the Theatre Arts Main Stage on the SMC main campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica.

Santa Monica College student Jochebed (Jo) Smith holds a copy of the New York Times with her essay 'Swearing Off the Modern Man,' selected as one of the four finalists in the Modern Love College Essay Contest.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Student A Finalist In New York Times Essay Contest

Posted May. 23, 2015, 10:39 am

Santa Monica College student Jochebed (Jo) Smith has been named one of the four finalists in the New York Times Modern Love College Essay Contest.

Santa Monica College received final approval today from the California Community Colleges Board of Governors for its Bachelor’s Degree in Interaction Design, which will be housed in its expanded design and media campus on Stewart Street in Santa Monica, California.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Education, Smc

Santa Monica College Secures Final Approval For Bachelor's Degree In Interaction Design

Posted May. 20, 2015, 9:56 am

Santa Monica College has received final approval from the California Community Colleges Board of Governors to be part of a landmark pilot program allowing it to offer a Bachelor’s Degree in Interaction Design.

SMC Global Motion dancer Maisha Morris.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Final Performances Today Of SMC's Global Motion World Dance Company

Posted May. 17, 2015, 9:30 am

Santa Monica College’s Global Motion World Dance Company presents an exciting program of choreography showcasing dance styles from around the world.

SMC Global Motion dancer Maisha Morris.

News, Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

SMC Global Motion World Dance Company To Perform This Weekend

Posted May. 14, 2015, 10:00 am

Santa Monica College’s Global Motion World Dance Company is proud to present an exciting program of choreography showcasing dance styles from around the world.

Latest Santa Monica College news.

News, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Public Policy Institute Kicks Off Week-Long Symposium

Posted May. 11, 2015, 10:10 am

Santa Monica College Public Policy Institute will host its 4th Annual Spring Symposium Kickoff Reception today, May 11, from 5:30 pm to 7 pm. It will be held at The Broad Stage's SMC Performing Arts Center located at 1310 11th Street, Santa Monica.

Latest Santa Monica College news.

News, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Hires Consulting Firm To Assist In Search For Its New President

Posted May. 9, 2015, 9:54 am

The Santa Monica College Board of Trustees voted to hire the national executive search and management consulting firm Ralph Andersen & Associates to assist in its search for a new college superintendent/president.

Santa Monica College is offering all California high school students free college classes this summer.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Offers Free College Classes To High School Students

Posted Apr. 30, 2015, 9:05 am

Santa Monica College is offering all California high school students free college classes this summer. SMC is waiving the enrollment fee (currently $46 per unit) for students now attending Grades 8 through 11, and for certain students in Grade 12.

The Santa Monica College John Drescher Planetarium is on the second floor of Drescher Hall, 1900 Pico Blvd.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Been To A Planetarium Lately? Santa Monica College Releases Its May Schedule

Posted Apr. 27, 2015, 9:45 am

The Santa Monica College John Drescher Planetarium invites the public to catch up on the news about NASA’s Dawn spacecraft, find out about star parties, enjoy a talk by astronomer Shelley R. Bonus on space tourism, and check out the Moon’s Alpine Valley, Sea of Rains, and Bay of Rainbows through telescopes.

SMC’s Emeritus College kicks off 40th Anniversary celebrations with an Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 4 in the Emeritus College Art Gallery, 1227 Second St., Santa Monica. Contributions to Silent Benefit in support of Emeritus College programs includes John Alcantara painting. (Preview May 4-8; bidding May 12-22.)

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Smc

SMC's Emeritus College To Celebrate 40th Anniversary

Posted Apr. 23, 2015, 9:31 am

Santa Monica College’s Emeritus College is celebrating its 40th Anniversary with events ranging from an open house and art exhibition and reception, to a silent benefit and a special tribute to Retired Emeritus College Associate Dean Maggie Hall.

Brock on your Block host Phil Brock speaks with SMC conductor Kevin McKeown.

Video, Santa Monica, Smc, Brock On Your Block

Brock On Your Block: Kevin McKeown, Santa Monica College Wind Ensemble

Posted Apr. 21, 2015, 9:59 am

Brock on your Block host Phil Brock visits Santa Monica College and speaks with conductor Kevin McKeown about some of the SMC's upcoming concerts.

Latest Santa Monica College news.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Announces New Art Verge Study Abroad Scholarship

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.

Excerpt from a graphic novel by Alan Nuno will be on display at the Annual SMC Art Department Student Exhibit at SMC’s Pete

Seven Days, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Annual Student Art Show At Santa Monica College Opens Tuesday

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.”

Santa Monica College celebrates Earth Week 2015 from April 20-24 with a number of free events.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Begins Earth Week Celebration Monday

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.

A launch party with author readings will celebrate the Spring 2015 release of Santa Monica Review, featuring cover art by Janice Shapiro, at 5 p.m. April 26 in The Edye at the SMC Performing Arts Center.

News, Santa Monica, Smc

SMC Releases Spring 2015 Issue Of Literary Arts Journal Santa Monica Review

Posted Apr. 7, 2015, 9:34 am

Santa Monica College has released its Spring 2015 issue of Santa Monica Review, SMC’s esteemed national literary arts journal.

From left: Lara Wallace as Lauren, Sarah Long as Marty, Nico Lozano as James, Olivia Worthen as Teresa, and (center) Zeno Robinson as Schultz perform in 'Circle Mirror Transformation' at Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Studio Stage Apr. 3-12.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Theater, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College To Present "Circle Mirror Transformation" April 3-12

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.

Theodore Folsome, Darya Razaviani, Krystyna Rodriguez, and Silvana Gonzalez in 'Elephant’s Graveyard,' Mar. 20-29 at Santa Monica College.

Seven Days, Theater, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Begins "Elephant's Graveyard" Performances Friday

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.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College's Free Distinguished Scientists Lectures Resume Tuesday

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.

Since 2006, Dr. Chui Tsang has made a major impact on Santa Monica College that serves about 30,000 students.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Looks For Consultant To Help Replace Retiring President

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.

The Santa Monica College Board of Trustees appointed Executive Vice President Jeff Shimizu to the role of Interim Superintendent/President last night.

News, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Names Jeff Shimizu As Interim Superintendent/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.

Seven Days, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, Smc

SMC's Free Spring Environmental Lecture Series Begins Tuesday, March 3

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.

Seven Days, Santa Monica, Education, Smc

League Of Women Voters Of Santa Monica To Host Higher Education Forum March 7

Posted Mar. 1, 2015, 8:12 am

The League of Women Voters of Santa Monica (LWVSM) invites the community to “Students Speak,” a forum on access to public higher education at Santa Monica College on Saturday, March 7.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Smc

SMC Emeritus College Acting Troupe To Present Free Performance Today

Posted Mar. 1, 2015, 7:59 am

Santa Monica College’s Emeritus College Acting Troupe will presents its Spring 2015 Performance at 1 pm today, March 1.

Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College Spring 2015 Art Lecture Series Begins Today

Posted Feb. 26, 2015, 8:43 am

Santa Monica College launches its Spring 2015 Art Lecture Series today, a selection of eclectic lectures and presentations exploring the many facets of art in its various manifestations.

Show more