A Selection of Recent Media Coverage


Pullias Center Announces Winners of Delphi Awards
Pullias Center for Higher Education, September 11

SMC's Center for Wellness and Wellbeing Recognizes Suicide Prevention Month
The Corsair, October 1

The X-Factor of Lighthouse Volleyball
Patch, October 1 (Xiovana is an SMC alum/former captain of SMC women’s soccer)

SMC to Host Faculty Job Fair & Open House
Patch, September 30

IndieCade 2019 Announces Full Festival Lineup and List of Nominees
DualShockers, September 10

Santa Monica College Kicks Off 19th Annual Fall Literary Series
Santa Monica Lookout, September 6

SMC Barrett Gallery Hosts Gallery Reception
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 3

$1,000-A-Day Bacon Taster | Rhinos Take a Dip: Saturday Smiles
Patch, August 31

Student Vaping Epidemic Has California Schools Frantically Mobilizing
Los Angeles Times, September 30 (An SMC student is quoted in this story)

More California Community College Students Entering, Passing Transfer-Level Math and English as Result of Landmark Law
EdSource, September 27 (SMC student Josh Elizondo is quoted)

Tech Giants and 2-Year Colleges are Teaming up to Teach In-Demand Skills
Education Dive, September 4

Governor Announces Free College Plan
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 5

SMC's Barrett Gallery Exhibits Work of Prominent California Artists Across Time
The Corsair, September 26

SMC Volunteers Pick Up 264 Pounds of Trash on Coastal Cleanup Day
Patch, September 24

Beaches Cleaned Throughout the County
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 25

American Sign Language Should Fulfill Foreign Language Requirement
Daily Trojan, September 24 (Article mentions SMC’s ASL—American Sign Language—offerings)

SMC to Hold 2nd Annual Faculty Job Fair & Open House Octoberber 4
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 23

SMC Media Series Features Cutting-edge Technologies
Santa Monica Lookout, September 23

Octoberber at SMC’s Drescher Planetarium
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 23

New Aquatics Coach on the Block
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 23

Governor Newsom Makes Community College Cheaper For California Students
The Corsair, September 23

SMC Celebrates Its First Indigenous Peoples' Day
The Corsair, September 23

LA Fashion Festival; Film, Virtual Reality, Beauty & Sustainability
California Apparel News, September 23

Can Tiramisu and a DAugustter’s Love Get a Former Caterer to the Stars Through Tough Times?
Los Angeles Times, September 21 (Isabelle Bola is an SMC to UC Davis transfer alum)

Hundreds Strike for the Climate in Santa Monica
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 20

There’s a Hunger for Sidewalks in Food Truck Alley
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 20

Kareem Maddox Can’t Pass up an Olympic Shot at Three-on-Three Basketball
Los Angeles Times, September 20

Music for Meditation
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 18

With Bright Blue Skies and Stunning Sunsets, Experience Santa Monica Like a Local
Hindustan Times, September 15

2019 Communication, Media & Design Series Septembermber 26
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 14

Malibu Art Association Wraps up First Summer Alongside Vintage Market Concert Series
The Malibu Times, August 30

City Seeking Long Term Solution for Medium Term Rentals
Santa Monica Daily Press, September 13

28-year-old Californian Starts Dorm Mattress Company
KTVZ, September 12 (Van Alen is an SMC alum)

Days of Our Lives: Five Fast Facts About Bryan Dattilo
Monsters and Critics, September 22 (Dattilo is an SMC alum)

In Memoriam: Jordan Lindsey
Los Angeles Loyolan, August 28

PEN America to Participate in First-ever LA Press Freedom Week
PEN America, September 5

Classical Music in L.A. This Week: Jaime Martín Debuts with LACO
Los Angeles Times, September 22

SMC Barrett Gallery Presents “Made in CA”: from Weisman Art Foundation
SMC Newsroom, Augustst 27

Top 10 Colleges American Politicians Used to Attend
CapeCodToday, Augustst 27

SMC Welcomes 2,000 Incoming Freshmen with “VIP Welcome Day”
SMC Newsroom, Augustst 26

2-Planetarium Explains Solstices, Telescope Buying, & More
Santa Monica Daily Press, Augustst 26

Santa Monica History Museum Hosts Annual Gala Dinner
Santa Monica Daily Press, Augustst 26

Q&A: Why Tupelo Hassman Created ‘Gods with a Little G’ in Rosary, Calif.
Los Angeles Times, Augustst 24 (Hassman is an SMC alum & adjunct English instructor)

College Students Shouldn’t Go Hungry
San Mateo Daily Journal, Augustst 23

Ethereal Azam Ali Blends Cultures into Dark Wave Soup
LA Weekly, Augustst 22 (Ali is an SMC alum)

Santa Monica College Student Film Wins Top International Award
Santa Monica Lookout, Augustst 21

Little Woods and the 10 best Tessa Thompson Movies of All-Time
FanSided, Augustst 21 (Tessa Thompson is an SMC alum!)

BROAD FEST Returns to The Broad Stage, Septembermber 1
BroadwayWorld, Augustst 14

EnerSys Marks 50,000th NexSys Battery Sale in the U.S.
Lift and Access, Augustst 14

SANDCAST: Anna Collier, the Coaching Legend Who Finally Gets a Summer Off
VolleyballMag.com, Augustst 14 (Collier was formerly coach & athletic director at SMC)

Panthers Best Moment No. 22: Panthers Draft Steve Smith in 2001
FanSided, Augustst 14 (Smith is an SMC alum)

VIDEO: HADESTOWN Announces a National Tour!
BroadwayWorld, Augustst 13

Native Voices' Randy Reinholz Received The Ellen Stewart Achievement Award
BroadwayWorld, Augustst 12 (Reinholz is a former SMC instructor)

El Paso Shooting and Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Hits Home
KCRW.com, Augustst 9

Skid Row Homeless Shelter Offers the Chance to Give Back
NBC Los Angeles, Augustst 9 (Midnight Mission manager Joey Weinert is an SMC student)

Six People Wanted to Help Cut $3.5 Million from Budget
Santa Monica Daily Press, Augustst 8

Alumnus Fred Rivera: From CSUN to Seattle Mariners
CSUN Today, Augustst 6 (Rivera is an SMC alum)

Golden Globes Group Gives $3.8 Million in Grants
Star Tribune, Augustst 1

Rising from the Flames
AACC 21st Century Center, Augustst 1

Zonta Club Of SCV Donates Over $20,000 To Local Nonprofits
KHTS, July 30

Santa Monica College Ranks Third in International Students, According to Influential List
Santa Monica Lookout, July 10

2-Year Colleges with the Most International Students
Yahoo Finance, July 9

Reality TV internship is a fantasy job for former homeless student
Santa Monica Daily Press, July 9

SMC Grants Relief to 5 Students Impacted by Woolsey Fire
Malibu Surfside News, July 23

Community College Students Build Rovers and Their Futures During NCAS Workshop at NASA/JPL
NASA JPL Edu News, July 15

Newest admits are whip-smart and speak more than 20 languages
Berkeley News, July 22

Broad Fest Returns to Westside Septembermber 1
Palisadian-Post, July 25

Emeritus Student Exhibition To Open At Santa Monica College
Santa Monica Patch, July 1

Brooklyn Nets Sign David Nwaba
NBA News, July 17 (Nwaba is an SMC alum)

Moon Rocks and More at the Santa Monica College Planetarium Next Month
Santa Monica Lookout, July 19

Santa Monica College Foundation Helps Woolsey Fire Victims
Santa Monica Lookout, July 16

SMC Film Program Wins Two Awards at Film Festival
Santa Monica Daily Press, July 5

International students give rise to specialized housing industry
Santa Monica Daily Press, July 15

CA Couple Dreams Up Solution To Water Bottle Pollution
Santa Monica Patch, July 15 (SMC professor Jon Huls is quoted in the article)

Santa Monica and ‘Big One’ Preparedness
Santa Monica Mirror, July 31

Days of Our Lives Star Bryan Dattilo Celebrates His Birthday
SoapHub, July 29 (Dattilo is an SMC alum)

A ride-along with women sailboat racers in Marina Del Rey
KCRW.com July 25

Santa Monica College Presents 'Willy Wonka' Musical
Santa Monica Patch, July 10

Santa Monica College Stages Musical Version of "Willy Wonka"
Santa Monica Lookout, July 9

Santa Monica College Presents Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka – TYA Version
Santa Monica Daily Press, July 9

Two Santa Monica College Films win Awards at Silicon Beach Festival
The Santa Monica Lookout, June 27

Santa Monica College STEM Students Headed for Harvard, MIT
The Santa Monica Lookout, July 2

2 Santa Monica College Student Films Win Awards At Film Festival
Santa Monica Patch, June 27

Loyola Marymount student Jordan Lindsey, 21, killed in shark attack in Bahamas
ABC7, June 27 (Lindsey was an SMC alum)

Torrance college student killed by 3 sharks while snorkeling in Bahamas
Los Angeles Times, June 27

Three Different Views of the Moon at Santa Monica College Planetarium
Santa Monica Lookout, June 25

SMC Student DREAMs Big
Santa Monica Daily Press, June 22

Some 8,000 attend Commencement for Santa Monica College's Largest Graduating Class
Santa Monica Lookout, June 14

Fashion Students at Santa Monica College Present LA Mode 2019
California Apparel News, June 20

Harbor-UCLA Cardiologist to Be Installed as the Los Angeles County Medical Association’s 148th President
Santa Monica Daily Press, June 15

Ballona Wetlands film featured in Marina showing
Santa Monica Daily Press, June 17

At 85, he just became a college grad
San Diego Union Tribune, June 14

Student News: Perspective on the Project-Based Learning Center Coming to the Olympic H.S. Campus
Santa Monica Daily Press, July 1

KCRW Mainstay Jason Bentley to Step Down as ‘Morning Becomes Eclectic’ Host
Los Angeles Times, June 13

Saul Isler’s 85 years read like a book: first the odyssey, now, the graduate
Los Angeles Times, June 13

Southern California student-led initiatives show promise for colleges grappling with homelessness
EdSource, June 10

Top 10 highest rated quarterback commits
247Sports, June 7 (Feat. SMC alum Troy Williams)

Promoting Girls in Science and Space
Jewish Journal, June 5 (Feat. SMC alum Elisheva Gross)

Select (Past) Coverage on Celebrate America:

Fireworks funder leverages real estate to build community
Santa Monica Daily Press, June 29

Santa Monica Celebrates America
Santa Monica Mirror, July 3

Santa Monica College's Independence Day Celebration to Take Place This Month
Santa Monica Lookout, June 13

“Celebrate America” at Santa Monica College June 29
Santa Monica Daily Press, June 17

A special note: Check out this video on UCLA’s newsroom/Twitter account—with footage exclusively of SMC’s campus—related to this article on UCLA and Community Colleges which features mention of SMC’s transfer record to UCLA and a quote from Transfer Center Faculty Leader Dr. Janet Robinson.

A Veteran, a DREAMer, and a Mentor Step Towards Futures of Transformation
SMC Newsroom, June 4

KCRW/Santa Monica-Los Angeles Staff Declares Intent to Unionize
All Access Music Group, June 4

Abbie Fentress Swanson Named Exec. Producer for Audio At Los Angeles Times
All Access Music Group, June 4

PH, US Foster Greater Cooperation, Exchange in Higher Education
Manila Bulletin, June 3

Largest Graduating Class in SMC History
Santa Monica Mirror, June 3

UCLA and Community Colleges: A Historically Successful Partnership
UCLA Newsroom, June 3

Magic to Do: A Musical Extravaganza
Santa Monica Daily Press, June 1

Taylor Swift Joins Lineup for the 2019 iHeartRadio Wango Tango
The Daily Times, May 31

Woman in STEM Programs Increasing Across Community Colleges
El Camino College Union, May 30

California Secretary of State to Speak at SMC Graduation
Culver City Observer, May 30

Particles in Motion
The Corsair, May 29

Film by Oshkosh Native and UWO Grad Steven Heil Sees Success on Festival Circuit
Oshkosh Northwestern, May 29 (Actor Kento Matsunami is an SMC alum)

National Designation for Historic Black Beach Takes Major Step Forward
Santa Monica Lookout, May 28

Santa Monica Celebrates Memorial Day
Santa Monica Lookout, May 24

Watch James Blake Perform ‘I’ll Come Too’ Live on KCRW in Los Angeles
uDiscoverMusic, May 22

KCRW Unveils New Live Studio with Performance from James Blake
Billboard, May 22

SMC’s Swimming Season Ends with a Splash
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 21

Applications Open for 31 Board/Commission Seats
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 21

Santa Monica College Law Pathway Graduates 34 Students
The Malibu Times, May 17

SMC’s Law Pathway Sees Number of Graduates More than Triple in Three Years
Santa Monica Lookout, May 16

Mature State Politics in Santa Monica
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 15

Bold Yellow Cladding Enlivens Media Buildings at Santa Monica College by Clive Wilkinson
Dezeen, May 14

SMC Seeks Applicants for Citizens Bond Oversight Committee
Santa Monica Lookout, May 13

SMC Chamber Choir Performs “Soul Singing: Coloring Outside the Lines” Concert June 1
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 25

SMC Synapse Contemporary Dance Theater Showcases New Works May 24-25
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 20

SMC Emeritus Concert Band to Feature Magic in Free Performance June 2
Santa Monica Lookout, May 17

Santa Monica College Hosts Youth for Climate Action Panel
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 14

Theater Department Innovates with “Flamenco Macbeth!”
The Corsair, May 14

Santa Monica College Jazz Band Presents “Local Heroes”
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 13

SMC to Stage Bonnie & Clyde May 24-June 2
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 11

Over 100 Children and Parents Find Delight in STEM at Annual SMC Festival
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 9

Santa Monica Debate Team Wraps Up Winning Season
Santa Monica Lookout, May 9

CFF Recognizes Fresh Design Talent During Scholarship Luncheon
California Apparel News, May 9

Santa Monica College Teaches Schoolchildren Science Can Be Fun
Santa Monica Lookout, May 8

SMC Debate Team Wins Awards at Last Tournament Of Season
Patch, May 8

Santa Monica College Student Wins Prestigious Scholarship
Santa Monica Lookout, May 7

SMC’s Hesham Jarmakani Wins Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 7

California Colleges Help Students Dress for Success — for Free
EdSource, May 7

What Communities Lose When an Old Bookstore Closes
Los Angeles Times, May 5

Making Their Case
Porterville Recorder, May 4

Swimming to State Championships
The Corsair, May 1

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival spotlights female filmmakers, Margaret Cho and more
Los Angeles Times, May 1

AWS Educate Announces its InAuguststral Cloud Ambassador Cohort
Amazon Web Services, May 1

Toyman Toy Show in St. Louis This Sunday with Actor Keith Coogan From Disney’s THE FOX AND THE HOUND
We Are Movie Geeks, April 29 (Coogan is an SMC alum)

SMC Tax Prep Program Helps Low Income Families Deal with Tax Challenges
Spectrum News 1, April 29

Service to the Community
Santa Monica Daily Press, April 24

SMC Launches "Micro-Scholarship" Program to Aid Transfer Students
Santa Monica Lookout, April 23

New Artistic Director Takes the Lead at The Broad Stage
Santa Monica Daily Press, April 23

Tiffany Haddish Recalls Being Homeless, Hungry and Scared Before Fame
E! News, April 25 (Haddish is an SMC alum)

Shelter Provides Safe Haven for Homeless College Students
Spectrum News 1, April 24

KCRW/Los Angeles Moves Into New Media Center
All Access Music Group, April 24

Alumni reflect on Willard Straight occupation, 50 years later
Cornell Chronicle, April 23

Special Olympics Fundraiser at The OP Cafe
KTLA, April 23

Broad Stage Names a New Director: Rob Bailis of Cal Performances
Los Angeles Times, April 22

Rob Bailis Named Artistic Director of The Broad Stage
BroadwayWorld, April 22

May at SMC’s Drescher Planetarium Features Star Parties, Telescope Viewing, and More on the Flights of Apollo
Santa Monica Daily Press, April 22

Sobriety Leads to Success for SMC Student
Santa Monica Daily Press, April 19

SMC Student Art Exhibition to Open May 9
Patch, April 18

Community Colleges and Tech Companies are Co-Branding Credentials to Solve the Skills Gap
Forbes, April 8 (SMC is part of the LA 19)

SMC Events Explore Gentrification
Santa Monica Daily Press, May 3

Santa Monica College Music Students Take to The Broad Stage Next Weekend
Santa Monica Lookout, April 26

Santa Monica College Symposium Focuses on Pico Neighborhood
Santa Monica Lookout, April 25

A Special Note

A feature on the SMC Drescher Planetarium will be airing throughout the day today on Spectrum News 1. An online link will be shared when the story goes on the channel’s website.

2nd Annual SMC STEM Festival May 4
SMC Newsroom, April 19

SMC Public Policy Institute to Host 2019 Spring Symposium May 4-9
SMC Newsroom, April 18

Service & Appreciation: SMCPD Wait Tables at OP Café April 23
The Argonaut, April 17 [note: this link is not viewable on SMC computers, but will be elsewhere].

SMC Debate Team Wins National Championship
Santa Monica Lookout, April 17

SMC Debate Team are National Champions
Santa Monica Daily Press, April 17

Santa Monica College Planetarium Looks Back at Apollo 10 "Dress Rehearsal"
Santa Monica Lookout, April 15

SMC Student Finds Resilience in Academic Programs
Santa Monica Daily Press, April 13

News Briefs: Farmers Market to Continue Thru Construction; More Properties Cleared of Debris; More
Malibu Surfside News, April 12

Volleyball Lose at SMC
The Roundup News, April 11

Free College/Trade School for CCHS Students
Culver City Observer, April 11

Yachad Fills Passover Boxes for Jewish U.S. Troops
Jewish Journal, April 10

GoLA Pick: Mementos Mori
LA Weekly, April 10

Numi Opera Presents InAuguststral Production DER ZWERG
BroadwayWorld, April 9

SMC Students Rally in Support of Homeless Peers
Santa Monica Daily Press, April 8

40th Annual SMC Student Photography Show April 16-April 27
Santa Monic Daily Press, April 8

SMC’s “Shape Shifter” Wins Best Student Short Film at Golden State Film Festival
Santa Monica Daily Press, April 8

Although Transgender Workers Face Steep Barriers, Corporate America Wants to Hire Them
Los Angeles Times, April 8

New Bill Would Let Homeless Community College Students Sleep in Cars Overnight
NBC Los Angeles, April 8

What The Hal: Training Programs in Cloud Computing and the Medical Field
Fox 11, April 8

East Mesa Man Takes a Big Step in Medical Career
East Valley Tribune, April 7

Santa Monica College Wins Highest Honor
Canyon News, April 5

SMC’s 'Shape Shifter' Wins Award at Golden State Film Festival
Santa Monica Lookout, April 4

CSUN to Take Part in County’s Enrollment Events Observing CalFresh Awareness Month
SCVnews.com, April 4

And Sew it Begins: SMC Students Prepare for LA Mode 2019
The Corsair, April 3

America College Dance Association Gala Concert at the Barclay
Irvine Community News and Views, April 19

This article is especially noteworthy:

Commentary: Cheating for your child cheats your child of what they might become
The Salt Lake Tribune, March 25

In Other News:

The Corsair Wins Multiple Regional and State Awards for Excellence in Journalism
SMC Newsroom, April 3

Santa Monica College's Chemistry Club Wins Major Recognition for Second Straight Year
Santa Monica Lookout, April 2

SMC Chemistry Club Receives Highest Honors
Santa Monica Patch, April 2

Best of L.A. Culture: Alternative Theater Experiences
LA Weekly, March 19

Spring Potpourri
Santa Monica Daily Press, March 28

Pico Blvd. – Santa Monica College Stages “Shakespeare in Love”
Santa Monica Daily Press, March 26

Fox 11 In Depth: Schwarzenegger vs Trump: Proposed After-School Program Cuts
(Episode also features SMC’s Cloud Computing Program, Computer Science Prof. Howard Stahl & students Brenda Rosas and Michael Brown; SMC segment begins at 16:00)
Fox 11, March 24

Construction Underway on Santa Monica College Malibu Campus
The Malibu Times, March 21

Santa Monica College Planetarium Offers View of Close Encounter with "Most Primitive Object"
Santa Monica Lookout, March 20

KCRW Moves into New Headquarters as Star DJ Jason Bentley Mulls His Future
Variety, March 13

California Colleges Expand Mental Health Services to Meet Rising Needs
EdSource, March 20

SMC Offering Free Income Tax Prep For Low-Income Households
Patch, March 9

CSULA Reversal
The Roundup News, March 20

Coverage on (Recent) Airport Art Walk, March 23:

Santa Monica Airport ArtWalk: A Mosaic of Life in California
The Corsair, March 31

Artwalk lands at Santa Monica Airport Saturday
Santa Monica Daily Press, March 22

Hilarious Plays and Ceramics Spun on Wheels at the Santa Monica Art Walk
Hyperallergic, March 25

Stroll the Free Santa Monica Airport ArtWalk
NBC Los Angeles, March 22

Santa Monica College Table Tennis Team Headed to National Championship
Santa Monica Lookout, March 18

SMC Table Tennis Team Heads to National Championships April 12-14
Santa Monica Daily Press, March 19

SMC Students To Be Showcased At Santa Monica Airport ArtWalk
Patch, March 8

Scandal Lays Bare Stress of Elite College Admissions Process
The Star, March 16

Scandal Lays Bare Stress of Elite College Admissions Process
The News Tribune, March 16

Santa Monica Review Launches Spring Issue with Literary Party
Santa Monica Lookout, March 15

Corsairs Fall Short in Elite 8
Santa Monica Daily Press, March 16

Santa Monica College Corsairs Defeat No. 8 Riverside City College Tigers in Regional Final
Santa Monica Daily Press, March 12

Thomas Leads Santa Monica Over RCC in SoCal Regional Final
The Press-Enterprise, March 9

Tessa Thompson Goes International in 2019
AMC Scene, March 13

Freakonomics Radio Sets First West Coast Live Shows
All Access Music Group, March 13

Courteney Cox's DAuguststter in Snow Patrol Duet
Raidió Teilifís Éireann, March 12

The Santa Monica College Symphony Orchestra Presents a Concert of Locally-sourced Music: Classic Hollywood Film Scores!!
Santa Monica Daily Press, March 9

The Youth Behind the Strikes: Arielle Martinez-Cohen
Santa Monica Daily Press, March 9

David Geffen Fast Facts
Erie News Now, March 8 (Geffen is an SMC alum)

Alumnus’ Architecture Photos Commingle Geometry with Narrative in Overlooked Spaces
Daily Bruin, March 7

Preparing for a Moon Landing at the SMC Planetarium
Santa Monica Lookout, March 5

Weezer Dons Barbershop Quartet Stripes for ‘Buddy Holly’ on Tonight Show
California Rocker, February 27

#TBT – Gina Tognoni
Soap Opera Digest, February 28 (‘One Life to Live’ cast member Tognoni is an SMC alum)

City College Drops Playoff Opener in a Nailbiter
San Diego City Times, February 27

A Look into the Development, Reception, and Future of the Associated Students Book Fair Event
The Corsair, February 26

SMC Hosts French Photographer Nico Therin March 12
SMC Newsroom, February 27 (Therin’s Senegalese photos have been featured on NPR and Washington Post; he is also an SMC alum)

Climate Change & Green New Deal: Distinguished Scientists Lectures
SMC Newsroom, February 26

Green Screen Film Series at SMC’s Center for Media & Design
SMC Newsroom, February 25

March at SMC’s Drescher Planetarium schedule
Santa Monica Daily Press, February 23

Troy High Alumna in Academy Nominated Short Film
Fullerton Observer, February 21 (Francisco is also an SMC alum)

Olympic medalist shares at UNG event how sports, civil rights intersect
Gainesville Times, February 18

SMC student shoots for the stars after fashion
Santa Monica Daily Press, February 18

Memories in the Making (SMC Photo Woolsey Fire Project)
The Argonaut, February 14

CSU 5 Expands CSUN’s Free Tax Preparation Assistance Program for “Financial Fresh Starts” Across SoCal
CSUN Today, February 18 (SMC is a participant in the initiative)

Remembering Nick Gabaldon, the First African American Surfer
Surfline, February 14 (Gabaldon was an SMC alum)

Santa Monica College Planetarium Presents 'Scouting the Moon'
Santa Monica Lookout, February 11

Santa Monica and ‘Big One’ Preparedness
Santa Monica Mirror, February 11

A “Throwback Thursday” Special: Watch SMC Woolsey Fire Photo Project:

SMC Photo Program Helps Fire Survivors Make New Memories
Spectrum News, February 6

SMC Free Family Portrait Day
Produced by zoomfx777, YouTube, January 11

Maroon 5’s Jesse Carmichael on Art, What Fans Can Expect on Super Bowl Sunday, Fatherhood & More
The Hype Magazine, February 1 | Also: Santa Monica Daily Press

National Signing Day Revisited: Oregon’s 2015 Recruiting Class
Oregon Live, February 5 (Feat. SMC Alum Paris Bostick)

Strong showing for Santa Monicans at Democratic Party election
Santa Monica Daily Press, January 30

Ana Maria Jara Joins Santa Monica City Council
Canyon News, January 23

City Council Selects New Councilmember To Fill Vacant Seat
Santa Monica Patch, January 23

Southern California's Golden Mike Awards Handed Out
All Access Music Group, January 21

David Geffen Net Worth 2018-2019: How much is he worth?
Foreign Policy, January 21 (Geffen is an SMC Alum)

SMC Board Names New Chairwoman, Vice Chairwoman
Malibu Surfside News, January 19

This week on “Sunday Morning”: Homelessness on Campus (Full Story on Homelessness on Campus)
CBS News, January 17

Martin Luther King Day Generates a Day Full of Celebrations
Los Angeles Sentinel, January 17

Santa Monica Celebrates MLK Day With Free Event
Santa Monica Patch, January 10

Food insecurity a challenge for nearly half of college students in the U.S.
Cronkite News, Arizona PBS, January 3, 2019

2018 in Review: Auguststst and also: Septembermber
The Malibu Times, January 4, 2019

Community College Students Thrive at Caltech
Pasadena Now, January 3, 2019 (feat. SMC student Maria Hernandez)