The Horizon

Westmont’s tutoring program allows for student flourishing

Maria Barend, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

It’s the night before your Old Testament Exam and your brain cells are slowing dying — one by one, they dissipate into oblivion. You attempt to muster up your memories and thoughts into order, but no matter how hard you try,...

The end of an era: no more chapel cards

Liz Macias, Staff Writer

September 18, 2019

Returning Westmont students were in for a surprise at the first chapel on August 26: an email from the campus pastor’s office telling students that the days of the physical cardstock chapel slips were gone. The email said you ...

Suicide Prevention Month

Aleah Schepps, Staff Writer

September 18, 2019

Statistics on suicide show that it has become the second leading cause of death in ages 15-24 years old, taking 12 lives every day in just the state of California. 55 lives were lost in 2017 in Santa Barbara County alone, accord...

New students share why they chose Westmont

Neily Green, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

Words that new students use to describe the way Westmont makes them feel include, “home,” “exuberant,” and “unexpected.” For one female first year, she had never actually heard of Westmont, and only knew of it because...

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