SMC In Focus, Volume V, Issue 5


50 Years of Making Dreams Come True

Now celebrating its 50th year of service, EOPS — Extended Opportunity Programs and Services — has helped hundreds of thousands of community college students in California overcome language, social, and economic barriers to their higher education.

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SMC Celebrates 90 Years

On October 22, 2019, Santa Monica College celebrated 90 years of excellence, a dynamic history of growth and of making dreams come true for thousands of students.

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Black Collegians Turn 30

Roughly 15,000. That’s how many Corsairs have passed through Black Collegians since its doors opened in 1989.

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Bragging Rights

A list of accomplishments by the community of SMC.

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Dylan & Dillon Catch the Next Wave

In surfing, “reentry” means hitting the tip of a wave vertically before immediately pivoting right back into it. For globally ranked professionals Dylan Goodale and Dillon Perillo, it was just one of many maneuvers they mastered. But after retiring from the sport, the similarly named surfers wanted to try another type of reentry — going back to school.

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