SMC in the News



(Articles are not necessarily in chronological order)

Mars Probe Arrival Updates Matinee
KCRW, February 18

Tom Schnabel Shares a Treasured Interview with the Late Chick Corea from 1982
KCRW, February 17

D-Day Veteran and Longtime Local Music Teacher Dies at 96 
Santa Monica Daily Press, February 17

Olympic Gold Medalist Tommie Smith Set to Speak at Springfield College
SC Student Media, February 17

Stepping Out of the Inkwell
Santa Monica Lookout, February 15

SMC Presents Free Live Literary Talks & Readings this Spring 
Santa Monica Daily Press, February 13

Things To Do Online and In-Person in the San Fernando Valley, LA Area, Feb. 11-18
Los Angeles Daily News, February 18

The Broad Stage Hosts Virtual Screening of "Breathing Free: A Visual Album"
The Corsair, February 11

Hall of Famer Bob Van Wagner Leaves Legacy of Achievement
Santa Barbara News-Press, February 11

Undocumented Immigrants in LA are Counting on President Biden to Help Them Feel Safe and Secure
KCRW, February 10  (Carmen Gonzalez, an SMC student, is quoted)

Santa Monica Students Take the Stage at California Youth Leadership Summit
Santa Monica Daily Press, February 4

The Commercial That Led to James Dean’s First Decent Role (and a Fan Club)
Showbiz CheatSheet, February 4

Meet Duff Goldman's Wife Johnna Colbry, Who Plays a Big Part in the Celebrity Chef's Life
AmoMama, February 4  (Colbry is an SMC alum)

What is Tiffany Haddish’s Net Worth?
The Cinemaholic, February 2  (Tiffany Haddish, the actor, is an SMC alum)

SMC Announces Summer 2021 to be Online
Santa Monica Daily Press, February 1

Communication, Media & Design Series Online February 4
Santa Monica Daily Press, February 4

Natalie R. Newman Obituary
Chicago Tribune, February 3 (Natalie Newman was a longtime SMC Emeritus student) 

An interesting article featuring Film Studies instructor Sheila Laffey, from a couple months ago:                                                      

Turning Over a New Leaf
Santa Monica Daily Press, December 31, 2020 

How the Pandemic is Propelling Demand for Short-Term College Programs
PBS Newshour, January 26

SMC Bond Refinance Saves Taxpayers $26.8 Million
Santa Monica Daily Press, January 23

Tax Payers to See Lower Bills After SMC Refinances Bonds
Santa Monica Lookout, January 21

SMC To Remain Remote-Only For Summer 2021
Canyon News, January 21

The Broad Stage Presents Dance Camera West Drive-In Best of the Festival
NoHo Arts District, January 26

A Former Patriots Player Mourns the Loss of His Mom
Heavy, January 27  (Chad Ochocinco Johnson is an SMC alum)

International Dance Festival Goes to the Drive-In
The Argonaut, January 27 

Moesha' Star Countess Vaughn Looks Stunning Posing Makeup-Free in This New Snap
AmoMama, January 28 (A character in the Moesha spin-off series attends SMC) 

Santa Monica Students Receive 2021 Education Awards from The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Westside Coalition
Santa Monica Mirror, January 29

AltaSea & Flying Lion Launch Scientific and Educational Partnership to Develop an “Unmanned Aircraft System Center of Excellence”
BusinessWire, January 21

Birthday Boy Jerry Turns 99!
Santa Monica Daily Press, January 8  (Jerry Rosenblum is an Emeritus alum)

A Roman Burial
Zocalo, January 15  (Miguel Murphy is an English professor at SMC)

Jessica Campbell Dead: ‘Election’ Actress Dies at 38
Heavy, January 13 (Campbell was an SMC alum)

How to Grow Veggies at Home — All You Need are Seeds, Soil, Sunlight, and Patience
KCRW, January 14

FAB Lecture Series: “Paul Williams: Architect to the Stars”
Patch, January 14

SMC’s Emeritus Gallery to Launch Online Archive
Santa Monica Daily Press, January 7

HGA Unveils John Adams Middle School Performing Arts Center in Santa Monica
ArchDaily, January 6

Know Your Neighbors: Meet Pam Munter, a Writer, Retired Clinical Psychologist, Singer—and So Much More
Coachella Valley Independent, January 6   (Munter is an SMC alum)

Santa Monica Food Pantry Opening Soon
Canyon News, January 2