Mt. SAC is Accepting Applications

Staff Reports Walnut – The Mt. San Antonio Community College District is soliciting applications to serve as an appointed member of the Board of Trustees representing Area 2. The appointed individual will serve until the next regularly scheduled election for governing Board members, which is November 6, 2018. Each applicant must reside in Area 2 […]

USATF Pulls Olympic Trials From Mt. SAC

Staff Reports Walnut – Mt. San Antonio College was recently informed by USA Track and Field (USATF), that it will no longer host the 2020 USA Olympic Team Track and Field Trials. This decision means that USATF would reopen bidding for a new event venue. While we are disappointed, we accept that the terms of the […]

Updated Info On Olympic Trials In Walnut

Staff Reports The Walnut City Council will be having a council meeting on Wednesday, December 13 at 7 p.m.  The question many are asking is: “Will the Olympic trials be on the agenda for open discussion this time?” Earlier this year, Mt. San Antonio College (SAC) won the bid to have the Track and Field […]

Mt. Sac Chosen For Olympic Trials

By Michael Armijo Walnut – Mt. San Antonio College’s new incoming stadium was chosen for the 2020 U.S. Olympic track and field trials, making this event an Olympic site for the first time in Southern California since 1984 when the games were held at the Coliseum. The Walnut stadium was chosen in an 11-2 vote […]

Mt. SAC to Honor 20 Students of Distinction

By Staff Reports  Walnut– Mt. San Antonio College will honor 20 Students of Distinction at its annual awards ceremony and luncheon on Saturday, May 13 at 11:30 a.m. at the Pacific Palms Resort, 1 Industry Hills Parkway, in the City of Industry. These annual awards recognize students for competitive, academic, and personal achievement as well […]

Court Upholds Walnut Order To Halt Solar Project

Mt. SAC’s proposed Solar Project cannot proceed without preserving community health and safety WALNUT – On December 6, 2016, the City of Walnut prevailed when the Superior Court denied a request by Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) to lift the City’s Stop Work Notice prohibiting Mt. SAC from commencing grading and construction of the […]

Mt. SAC Opens New $13.6-Million Student Success Center

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By Mike Taylor, Mt. Sac WALNUT– Mt. San Antonio College will hold a ribbon cutting and an open house for its new $13.6-million Student Success Center, building 9E, on Wednesday, March 9, at 3 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.  “The Student Success Center configures in a central location many of […]

Walnut: Santos Sworn In As Mt. SAC Student Trustee

Photo Courtesy: Mt. SAC New Mt. SAC Student Trustee, Elizabeth Santos

By Mike Taylor Walnut – Mt. San Antonio College student, Elizabeth Santos, was sworn in as the new student trustee for the 2015-16 academic year during the Mt. SAC Board of Trustees’ July meeting. As student trustee, Santos, 18, will present the student perspective on policy issues before Mt. SAC’s governing board. She will have […]

Walnut: Big Wins For Mt. SAC Students

By Mike Taylor Walnut – Mt. San Antonio College vocational education student, Troy Majeska, won a silver medal at the SkillsUSA 51st Annual National Leadership Conference competition, June 22-27, in Louisville, KY. Majeska, of La Habra, won the silver medal in the Residential Systems Installation competition, facing five competitors from other colleges across the nation. […]

Walnut: Mt. SAC Fall Registration Begins July 15

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  Walnut – Online registration for Mt. San Antonio College’s fall semester credit classes begins July 15.  Classes begin on Mon., Aug. 24. All credit students must register for classes online at New students must submit an admission application online. For students who do not have computer access, computers and assistance are available in […]

Mt. SAC To Honor Students Of Distinction

By Mike Taylor Walnut – Mt. San Antonio College will honor 20 Students of Distinction at its annual awards ceremony and luncheon on Sat., May 16, 11:30 a.m., at the Pacific Palms Resort, 20055 E. Colima Road, in the City of Industry. These annual awards recognize students for competitive, academic, and personal achievement, as well […]

Mt. SAC Students Named To State Academic Team

(Photo Courtesy: Mike Taylor) Andrew Pastor and Candice Handjojo

By Mike Taylor Walnut – Mt. San Antonio College students, Candice Handjojo and Andrew Pastor, are two of the 92 community college students throughout the state recently selected for the 2015 All-California Academic teams, chosen by Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the international community college honor society. These students represent some of the best of the […]

Mt. SAC Students Win 15 HOSA Medals

By Mike Taylor Walnut – Mt. San Antonio College health career students won a total of 15 medals, including nine gold medals and four silver medals, at the Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) state leadership conference held March 25 – 30 in Sacramento. More than 2,500 students competed at the state competition. Daniel Lee […]

Mt. SAC Planetarium Showings

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By Mike Taylor Walnut – The Mt. San Antonio College Randall Planetarium continues its full season of programs on the stars and planets with evening and matinee showings for adults and children throughout April. Secret of the Cardboard Rocket, a special program for children, will be presented on Fri., Apr. 3, and Sat., Apr. 25, […]

Walnut: Mt. SAC Flying Team Advances to Nationals

MT. SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE Walnut — With a third-place finish at the recent regional air-meet, the Mt. San Antonio College Flying Team advanced to the National Intercollegiate Flying Association’s national competition, and claimed its 23rd consecutive Regional Community College Award. “This year marks the 23rd consecutive year our team has won the top community college […]

Walnut: Mt. SAC Wins Four Gold Medals at SkillsUSA

MT. SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE Walnut — Mt. San Antonio College vocational education students won four gold, three silver, and one bronze medal at the SkillsUSA Regional Competition held recently at Los Angeles Trade Technical College, with seven students qualifying to advance to the 47th Annual State Leadership Conference competition, April 24 through 27 at the Town Country […]

Puttin’ on the Hits! Faculty Show to Raise Money for Student Scholarships

Show Times Friday March 7th—7:30pm Saturday March 8th—3:00pm & 7:30 Don’t miss your opportunity to clap, dance, and sing along to your favorite music artists impersonated by Mt. SAC’s talented community. More importantly, don’t miss your opportunity to make a difference in deserving students’ lives. For the past sixteen years Mt. San Antonio College Board […]