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Talk to Examine Cannabis Benefits, Harms
September 22, 2021
Ronald See, a researcher at the forefront of creating experimental models of drug relapse and addiction, speaks at a free, public lecture, “Lost in the Weeds? A Neuroscience Perspective on Cannabis,” on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 5:30 p.m. in the outdoor patio of Westmont’s newest downtown Santa Barbara building, 29 W. Anapamu.
New Book Unleashes SB Artists, Their Dogs
September 15, 2021
Read about the natural bond between dogs and artists in a new book, “Santa Barbara Artists and Their Dogs,” and see portraits of them in an exhibition through Dec. 18 in the Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art’s downstairs gallery. The Art Council of the Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art created the book, which will be available for purchase for $32.33 (including tax) Sept. 24-25 from 12-8 p.m. and Sept. 26 from 12-4 p.m.
Westmont Celebrates Two Gifts Worth More Than $15M
September 15, 2021
With great appreciation, Westmont announces two major gifts totaling more than $15 million, the two largest cash gifts in college history.
Bringing Stories of Diversity, Equity to the Stage
September 14, 2021
The Westmont Festival Theater launches the first of three staged readings that explore diversity, equity and inclusion Saturday, September 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Porter Theatre. The series of readings, named, NEXUS: Readings from Black Playwrights, will include a post-reading discussion, and is free and open to the public.
Westmont Ranked Among the Nation’s Best
September 13, 2021
Recent college and university annual rankings continue to affirm Westmont as one of the top Christian liberal arts colleges in the nation.
Accomplished New Professors Join Faculty
September 8, 2021
Four new tenure-track professors have joined Westmont’s faculty this fall: Ben Carlson (physics), Dan Jensen (engineering), Gewnhi Park (psychology) and Alastair Su (history).