Posted Jul. 7, 2016, 11:11 am
The Board of Trustees at Santa Monica College (SMC) voted unanimously Tuesday night to advance a $345 million bond measure on November 8. The move drew opposition from neighborhood groups.
Posted Jul. 2, 2016, 10:19 pm
Cameras flash, the audience cheers, and graceful models strut the runway in brilliant ensembles. On Thursday, June 16, Santa Monica College’s (SMC) Fashion Program held its annual LA Mode fashion show at Barnum Hall in Santa Monica. Enrolled in SMC’s Fashion Program, 13 student designers from all over the world produced an individual collection as their two-year fashion studies came to a close.
Posted Apr. 8, 2016, 3:34 pm
The simple act of reading aloud serves as the beginning of an education for some and as a continuation for others. The Reading Mentors program at the Pico Branch Library has been developed to accommodate the full spectrum of learning stages.
Posted Apr. 6, 2016, 12:10 pm
Holocaust Survivor Dr. Henry Oster gave a talk titled, “Even in Hell, There is Hope” at Santa Monica College on Tuesday, April 5.
Posted Apr. 4, 2016, 9:23 am
California Schools Employees Association (CSEA) Chapter 36 has announced that its members will be picketing prior to the monthly meeting of the Santa Monica Community College District Board of Trustees on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 in support of a 3% wage increase for the bargaining unit.
Posted Jan. 15, 2016, 1:03 pm
A five-year Motor Vehicle and Pedestrian Access Agreement between the City and Santa Monica Community College District (SMC) will allow for greater pedestrian access and maintained vehicular traffic.
Posted Jan. 8, 2016, 7:16 am
The Santa Monica College Emeritus Art Gallery will present "Inside/Out 1,” the first in a new series of recurring exhibitions featuring art from inside the Emeritus College community presented alongside art from established outside professionals.
Posted Jan. 7, 2016, 8:58 am
The Santa Monica College John Drescher Planetarium will present its schedule of Winter 2016 feature shows and special telescope-viewing sessions, which begin on Friday, Jan. 8.
Posted Jan. 6, 2016, 9:45 am
The Santa Monica College Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, in the Council Chambers of Malibu City Hall located at 23825 Stuart Ranch Road in Malibu, California.
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. 20, 2015, 7:10 am
When people think ‘theatre,’ ‘performance’ is the first thing that comes to mind. The technical elements – lighting, sound, sets, scenics, costumes, make-up, and the managing of it all – are also present in the mind’s eye, but often noticed only peripherally.
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. 24, 2015, 9:58 am
The Santa Monica College Theatre Arts Department will present “M. Courage” Dec. 4-13 at the Theatre Arts Main Stage on the SMC main campus, 1900 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica.
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 Nov. 5, 2015, 12:08 pm
Santa Monica College has announced that its student newspaper – The Corsair – has won four national awards, from two different organizations at the 2015 ACP/CMA National College Media Convention held In Austin, Texas, on Oct. 28-Nov 1.
Posted Nov. 5, 2015, 8:08 am
Get a jumpstart on New Year’s resolutions by registering now for Winter Session classes, workshops, tours, lectures and more at SMC Community Education.
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. 18, 2015, 7:24 am
Tag your calendar! Santa Monica College will host a Family Picnic Tailgate on Saturday, Oct. 31. The free community event leading up to the SMC Corsairs 2015 Homecoming Game offers activities for all ages and features a DJ, carnival games with Halloween-themed prizes, balloon artists, free glitter and henna ‘tattoos,’ face painting, and more! Kids are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes and go trick-or-treating at the booths of a vibrant selection of SMC student clubs.
Posted Oct. 13, 2015, 10:54 am
The Santa Monica College Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery will present "Southern California Abstraction Now," a visually rich and thought-provoking group exhibition of works by 14 artists selected by curators/artists Sheldon Figoten and Jack Chipman.