Tag: Santa Monica College

Santa Monica College Wins Highest Honor

SANTA MONICA—The world's largest scientific society, American Chemical Society, recognized Santa Monica College for the second year in a row. The American Chemical Society...

Frederic A. Shinerock Sentenced For Battery

SANTA MONICA—On Thursday, November 1, the Santa Monica City Attorney’s Office revealed that Frederic A. Shinerock was prosecuted for batter on the school grounds...

SMC Malibu Campus Coming

MALIBU—Santa Monica College will be building a new campus in the city of Malibu. In 2004, residents in Santa Monica and Malibu voted yes...

Santa Monica College Remains First In Transfers To UC System

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica College has proven for a 27th consecutive year to be the first-ranked community college in the state of California in terms...

City Attorney’s Office Reaches Plea In Excessive Force Case

SANTA MONICA—On November 13, the Santa Monica City Attorney's Office concluded a battery and excessive force case against Santa Monica College Police Officer Michael...

SMC Receives $2 Million State Innovation Award

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica College (SMC) has won a $2 million award for Innovation in Higher Education, to develop a planning tool that will help increase...

Lawmaker Looks To FAA For Answers

SANTA MONICA—On Tuesday, March 14, Congressman Ralph Lee Abraham (R-Louisiana) wrote to federal officials asking for clarification on the recently approved agreement to close...

Santa Monica College Receives Award For International Innovation

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica College has been awarded the 2017 Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education from the Institute of International Education. The awards will...

Santa Monica College Approves $5 Million YWCA Purchase

SANTA MONICA—YWCA Santa Monica/Westside has agreed to transfer a one-acre parcel to Santa Monica College for $5 million. The college’s board of trustees announced its...

Santa Monica College Receives $1 Million Donation

PACIFIC PALISADES/SANTA MONICA—Longtime Pacific Palisades philanthropist Miriam Blahd has donated $1 million to Santa Monica College Foundation in honor of political science professor and former KCRW...

SMC Students Win International Film Awards

SANTA MONICA—It was announced on Thursday, December 15 that two Santa Monica College (SMC) students won International awards in the short film category in...

SMC Tops Transfer To UC List Again

SANTA MONICA—For the 26th year in a row, Santa Monica College (SMC) has topped the list of community colleges in California for transferring the...

Santa Monica College Announces Priority Enrollment

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica College has announced priority enrollment for Santa Monica and Malibu residents and local graduates. Priority enrollment begins January 3, 2017, when...

Obama Presents Santa Monica Officers With Medal Of Valor

SANTA MONICA—Three Santa Monica Police Department law enforcement officials were among 13 that received The National Medal of Valor from President Barack Obama in recognition...

Young Collegians Program Helps Students Prepare For College

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica High School and Malibu High School freshman and their parents attended the information session for the Young Collegians program last week...

NASA Awards SMC The MUREP Grant

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica College has been selected to receive a MUREP Community College Curriculum Improvement (MC3I) grant by NASA's Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP). The $250,000...

SMC Awards Scholarship

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica College has honored student Cinthia Magaña with the Chui L. Tsang Transfer Scholarship, which will allow her to complete her bachelor’s...

Former Santa Monica College Trustee Dies

SANTA MONICA—Former member of the Santa Monica College Board of Trustees and retired Judge of the Superior Court, David B. Finkel, has died at...

SMC Planetarium Hosts Meteor Shower Viewing

SANTA MONICA—Santa Monica College’s John Drescher Planetarium will be hosting its marquee summer event, “The Meteors of Summer: August’s Perseid Shower,” on Friday, July...

Santa Monica Celebrates Independence Day

SANTA MONICA—The annual “Celebrate America” event in honor of Independence Day will take place at Santa Monica College on June 27 and will feature...
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