Artful Excursions into History

For many of them, it was their first time at a museum—and it’s safe to guess it won’t be the last. Santa Monica College students enrolled in Briana Simmons’ Latin American Art History class have been exploring Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA exhibits at museums across Los Angeles. They find themselves captivated. Read More

Student Dermalogica

SMC and Dermalogica Create Beautiful Opportunities

SMC joined forces with Dermalogica to train and empower women entrepreneurs in the salon and spa industry. Read More

Daniel Bowyer and Drone photos

Daniel Bowyer: All You Hope For

He’s a team photographer with the Los Angeles Rams, and recently signed with the Associated Press—but his struggles have been immense. Read More

Cloud Computing Students

Amazonian Opportunities

A cloud computing certificate—developed in collaboration with Amazon Web Services and other industry partners—is will lead to a world of opportunities. Read More

Haut Dog Fashion Show

SMC Bragging Rights

A mezzo-soprano is in a new album; an artist has Cheetos in a European art mag; a nursing instructor runs to provide clean water in Africa. Read More

STEM Instructor and Student

Immersed in Russian

Tyler Young is headed to Tbilisi, Georgia; Leila Ehsan to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Both won prestigious scholarships to study Russian, and their journeys began right here. Read More