Spring 2017 Series

  • Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
  • Black History Month
  • Women, Society, & Power Series
  • Communication and Media
  • Distinguished Scientists Lecture Series
  • Literary Talks & Readings
  • Hispanic/Latino/A Heritage
  • Masters of Dance Series
  • Special Events
  • Global Connections Lecture Series

Fall 2016 Series

  • Making it in the Entertainment Business
  • Leadership and Positive Change Series
  • Communication & Media Series
  • Distinguished Scientists
  • Literary Talks & Readings
  • National Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Masters of Dance Series
  • Film-Screening #1
  • Film-Screening #2

Spring 2016 Series

  • Spring 2016 Black History Lecture Series
  • Spring 2016 - Masters of Dance Series
  • Spring 2016 - Japanese Debate Event
  • Spring 2016 - Entrepreneurship Lecture Series
  • Spring 2016 - GRIT Lecture Series
  • Spring 2016 - Dr Henry Oster Event
  • Spring 2016 - Literary Lecture Series
  • Spring 2016 - Distinguished Scientists Lecture Series
  • Spring 2016 - Womens Empowerment Lecture Series

March 10: Illuminating Inequity: Rosa Moreno's Quest for Justice


From left to right: Maria Martinez, David Burak, Rosa Moreno, Gail Livings, Victoria Ruddy
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To read more about Rosa's story, please visit:


March 10: SMC vs. Japanese National Debate Team: Should the US Implement Significant New Gun Control?


from left to right: Nate Brown, the Japanese Debate Team, and the SMC Debate Team
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To learn more about the SMC Debate Team, please visit: Speech and Debate Team at Santa Monica College


March 8: Anita Sarkessian: I'll Make a Man Out of You: Redefining Strong Female Characters


Anita Sarkeesian
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To learn more about the work Anita Sarkeesian does, please visit her website at FeministFrequency.com


31st Annual Celebration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

  • 31st Annual Martin Luther King Jr Day Celebration
  • 31st Annual Martin Luther King Jr Celebration - Monday January 18 at 8 am at SGI-USA World Headquarters, 2nd Floor, 525 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA

Fall Semester 2015 Lecture Series

  • Community, Culture, and Transformation
  • Dr. Larry Shiner
  • British Debate Team vs SMC Debate Team Event 09-29-15
  • distinguished scientists series
  • film at smc
  • fuller film series
  • global connections lecture series
  • special events
  • liberary series

Annual Kick-Off - Wednesday, Sept. 16 at 5:30 p.m.

SMC Associates Annual Kick-Off 

Photos and video of the 2015 Associates Kick Off Lecture.

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