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Hannah Cumming Signs with TMU
Thursday, Feb 25, 2021

By Tim Heiduk, Assistant Athletic Director, Events and Communications Hannah Cumming is exactly the type of player Master’s women’s soccer head coach Curtis Lewis appreciates. “She is one of those blue-collar, hard-workers, that runs up and down the side. Anybody who has been around...

Garcia’s First-Career Collegiate Goal Propels Mustangs to 2-1 Victory
Tuesday, Feb 16, 2021

It was a day of firsts for The Master’s University women’s soccer team on Monday in a 2-1 victory over William Jessup University in Rocklin. The Mustangs recorded their first road win of the season not at a neutral site, helped by a first-career collegiate goal from Anay Garcia and a first-ever...

COVID-19 Precautions Lead to Unexpected Benefit for Mustangs Golf
Tuesday, Oct 20, 2020

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director The coronavirus has created at least one unexpected benefit for The Master’s University men’s golf team. Under normal circumstances, the Mustangs would travel together to a tournament and then disperse into pairings with players from other teams...

Mustangs Cross Country Adjusting to 2020 Scheduling Changes
Thursday, Sep 24, 2020

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director One of Zach Schroeder’s greatest strengths as The Master’s University’s men’s and women’s cross country coach is his ability to map out an athlete’s season in advance and then adjust on the fly, fine-tuning workouts so...

Mustangs Newcomer Anna Herrin’s Unusual Journey to the Pool
Thursday, Aug 13, 2020

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director When it comes to racing, Anna Herrin does not need a GPS. Her focus during the backstroke is to propel herself from one end of the pool to other as swiftly as possible, and then to dart back again the same way she came. It goes without saying: There are...

Members of Mustangs Basketball Recognized Nationally for Academic Excellence
Thursday, Jul 16, 2020

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director The Master’s University men’s basketball team’s season may have been cut short by the coronavirus pandemic, but that didn’t keep the Mustangs from finishing on a high note in the classroom. Five Mustangs were honored individually...

Former Mustang Lawrence Russell Inks Deal to Play Professional Ball in Canada
Saturday, May 23, 2020

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director Lawrence Russell was already running when he received the ball with 4.8 seconds remaining in the first round of the 2018 NAIA national tournament. The Master’s University men’s basketball team trailed by two points as Russell rushed the length...

Morgan Hill Becomes 1st Player in TMU Soccer Program’s History from England
Thursday, May 21, 2020

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director Growing up in Bournemouth, England, Morgan Hill had a specific, sunny destination in mind when she envisioned her college experience: California. The energetic forward, with high-level academy experience, will make that dream a reality this fall, having...

COVID-19: TMU Extends Spring Break, Preps for Online Instruction
Friday, Mar 13, 2020

The Master’s University and Seminary in Newhall has extended Spring Break, which begins Monday, through Sunday, March 29, with classes set to resume Monday, March 30, according to a note late Thursday from TMU Interim President Dr. John F. Stead, which follows: “As our community, our country,...

Midfielder Jesus Torres Joins TMU
Thursday, Feb 27, 2020

By Don Gilmore, Assistant Sports Information Director Jesus Torres’ early enrollment at TMU this spring could pay dividends as he prepares for the 2020 fall campaign. “Angel enrolled this spring to get a jump on school and team chemistry,” said TMU men’s soccer coach Jim Rickard....

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College of the Canyons proudly welcomes composer/lyricist, conductor, pianist and music producer Georgia Stitt to the School of Visual & Performing Arts’ Virtual Industry Insight Series on Wednesday, March 10.
Broadway Maestra Georgia Stitt to Speak at COC’s Virtual Insight Series
Valencia-based Lundgren Management was honored to be selected by the El Camino Community College District as one of three firms providing on-going construction management services for the next five years.
Valencia-Based Lundgren Management Inks 5-Year Deal with El Camino Community College District
It’s not how far you go…it’s what happens along the way! The Incredible Chase, the city of Santa Clarita’s socially distanced take on the hit CBS show “The Amazing Race,” is a brand-new competition taking place in May 2021.
City Looking for Teams to Compete in ‘The Incredible Chase’
For a three-day period starting Tuesday, the William S. Hart Union High School District football players took their first COVID-19 tests as part of the requirements for them to begin full-contact play.
Hart District Football Players Begin COVID-19 Testing, Full-Contact Play
Ken Farley, W. M. Keck Foundation professor of Geochemistry, Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences and the project scientist for the Mars 2020 mission, continues the 2020–2021 Watson Lecture season with a talk about, “Perseverance on Mars," Wednesday, March 10, at 5:00 p.m., via Zoom.
Project Scientist for Mars Perseverance Continues Caltech’s Lecture Series
Los Angeles County Library is partnering with Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) to bring virtual arts programs to our communities, featuring LACMA teaching artists and staff.
L.A. County Library, LACMA Partner to Offer Virtual Arts Programs
Santa Clarita LLC, which owns the undeveloped 900-plus-acre Whittaker-Bermite site, recently filed for voluntary bankruptcy, and is working to sell it to a global industrial real estate company for possible commercial and residential development, officials said Wednesday.
Whittaker-Bermite Owner Files Bankruptcy, Selling Land
William S. Hart Union High School District governing board members Wednesday discussed a potential March 29 start date for junior high and high school in-person instruction, provided the number of L.A. County COVID-19 cases continues to decline.
Hart District Mulls Over Possible March 29 Return
The Santa Clarita Valley is now home to a new branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, following a recent vote from the association’s board of directors.
NAACP Branch Coming to Santa Clarita Valley
Because of the recent rainfall, Los Angeles County Health Officer, Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, is cautioning residents that bacteria, chemicals, debris, trash, and other public health hazards from city streets and mountain areas are likely to contaminate ocean waters at and around discharging storm drains, creeks, and rivers after a rainfall.
Water Advisory Issued for Los Angeles County Beaches
This week, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond announced the kickoff for the “California Digital Divide Innovation Challenge,” a global competition that will award up to $1 million to the boldest, most revolutionary proposals to eliminate the digital divide and expand high-speed internet access to all Californians.
State Schools Chief Kicks Off ‘California Digital Divide Innovation Challenge’
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Los Angeles County Public Health officials on Wednesday confirmed 116 new deaths and 1,759 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, as Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Valencia reported its 144th fatality since the pandemic began.
Wednesday COVID-19 Roundup: 144th Death at Henry Mayo; Decline in L.A. County Cases, Hospitalizations
Rancho Camulos National Historic Landmark officials will host a virtual presentation commemorating the March 12, 1928, St. Francis Dam Disaster via Zoom on Friday, March 12, starting at 4 p.m.
March 12: St. Francis Dam Disaster Commemoration Event, Free on Zoom
California State University, Northridge is launching an interdisciplinary master’s degree in sustainability, set to begin fall 2022.
CSUN to Offer an Interdisciplinary Master’s Degree in Sustainability
Princess Cruises is extending the pause of its United Kingdom-based cruise vacations, sailing roundtrip from Southampton, through September 25, 2021, on Sky Princess, Regal Princess, and Island Princess.
Princess Cruises Extends Pause of Southampton Sailings Through Sept. 25
After a relatively dry February in California, water supply managers grow increasingly anxious as each dry, sunny day plunges the state deeper into drought.
Dry February Exacerbates Drought in California
The Biden-Harris Administration has approved California’s request to use Medicaid (Medi-Cal in California) funding to pay for voluntary COVID-19 testing for low-income students covered by the program, further supporting schools in underserved communities to reopen for in-person instruction.
Feds OK Medi-Cal to Fund COVID-19 Testing for Low-Income Students
Santa Clarita planning commissioners Tuesday sent the Sand Canyon resort proposal back to the drawing board amid continued concerns, focusing largely on emergency evacuations.
Sand Canyon Resort Sent Back to Drawing Board Amid Various Concerns
Sam Horn, president of Master’s University and Seminary for the past year, will be stepping down from his position, university officials said Monday.
Master’s University President Sam Horn to Step Down After 1 Year
Moving around California three decades from now will be safer, cleaner, and simpler with more transportation options under a plan Caltrans unveiled Wednesday.
Caltrans Unveils Vision for Future of Transportation
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After receiving athletic protocol updates from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), the Los Angeles Department of Public Health (LADPH) and California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), the William S. Hart Union High School District has put together a complete athletic program following all state and county guidelines.
Hart District Announces Outdoor Sports Practices, Competitions to Resume Immediately
The ability to transform data into information and insights that can elevate a business and influence decisions is at the core of the newest major being offered in California State University, Northridge’s David Nazarian College of Business and Economics.
CSUN Students Can Now Earn Degree in Business Analytics