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SWC Jaguars Sink Santa Monica Corsairs

Southwestern College’s football team pushed Santa Monica College off the pier, moving to 2-0 on the season with a 52-27 victory in DeVore Stadium. Running back Charles Westbrook ran like a cannonball and burst through the hull of the Corsairs’ defense for 240 rushing yards and two touchdowns. He said the team was confident heading into the game, despite Santa Monica’s perennial position near the top of the American Pacific Conference. “This was expected,” he said. “We came in here knowing we were going to win. We saw film on them, watched them all week. Cool part about it was that I played these guys in the bowl game (in 2012). I rushed for over 200, like tonight. I figured…

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: SWC Qatar Exchange Program

Re: June 9, 2014 Viewpoint article regarding Southwestern College’s relationship with Qatar, titled “Relationship with Qatar condones misogyny.” I would like to provide information that will correct some factual errors in the article and offer my perspective. First, I must state that this agreement was not made in secret. The Qatar International Program was posted on the Governing Board’s public agenda four different times. There was considerable open, public discussion of this program during the Board meetings, in particular when…

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Artistic mascots promoting art museums

A lion-duckling-caterpillar chimera greeted people with a giant brown paw at the Shoshanna Wayne Gallery in Santa Monica. Four colorful, smiley-faced creatures waved at passersby outside the Orange County Museum…

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: SWC Qatar Exchange Program

Re: June 9, 2014 Viewpoint article regarding Southwestern College’s relationship with Qatar, titled “Relationship with Qatar condones misogyny.” I would like to provide information that will correct some factual errors in the article and offer my perspective. First, I must state that this agreement was not made in secret. The Qatar International Program was posted …