News & Events

Thursday, April 11, 2013
Cassey Ho Wins Social Media Award

Alumna Cassey Ho was recognized during the 5th Annual Shorty Awards in the SocialFitness category, which honors the fitness experts who have helped inspire social media followers to make good decisions for their physical health. The Shorty Awards... More

Monday, April 8, 2013
Whittier College Memorializes Alyssa Sialaris

The Whittier College community came together on Sunday to honor the memory of senior dual sport athlete Alyssa Sialaris who passed away two days ago in her off campus apartment. The cause of death is still unknown. About 300 people—including the... More

Monday, April 8, 2013

Universal Studios Hollywood was recently hiring tour guides and according to alumnus John Murdy, the theme park's creative director and former tour and VIP Experience guide, this minimum wage job can be a chance to break into the entertainment... More

Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Chales Scicli Takes Part in NFL Pro Day

Senior middle linebacker, Charles Scicli took part in the San Jose NFL Pro Day a couple weeks ago becoming the third Poet football player this year with an opportunity to make it into the pro ranks. Fellow seniors Dameron Fooks and Kimble Tillman... More

Monday, April 1, 2013
RJ Tolon Promotes First Novel

Political science and English double major Ronald "R.J." Tolson '16 spent his spring break promoting his recently published fantasy novel, "Zephyr: The West Wind." "Zephyr" is the first installment in Tolson's "Chaos Chronicles." He is currently... More

Monday, April 1, 2013
Jenniffer Fuller Honored by Alumni Association of Whittier College

Alumna and Poet Council member Jennifer Fuller '82 was awarded the 2013 Poet Award for Alumni Achievement during this past weekend's Poet Council meeting.  Fuller is a well respected tax lawyer and partner at Fenwick & West LLP in northern... More

Monday, March 18, 2013

"The Glass Menagerie" by Tennessee Williams runs from April 24 through April 27 at 8 p.m. and April 28 at 2 p.m. in the Studio Theater of the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts, 6760 Painter Ave., Whittier, CA 90608. General Admission is... More

Monday, February 25, 2013

"Picasso at the Lapin Agile" will come to the Whittier College stage March 6-9 at 8 p.m. and March 10 at 2 p.m. in the Robinson Theater of the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts, 6760 Painter Ave., Whittier, CA 90608. General Admission... More

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Whittier College has named more than 210 undergraduate students to the Fall 2012 Dean's List. Undergraduate students are awarded Dean's List honors if he or she earns a 3.70 grade point average (GPA) while completing a full-time course load (12... More

Friday, January 25, 2013

Richard Solomon, president of the United States Institute of Peace, will be speaking at Whittier College on Friday, February 24 at 11:00 a.m. in AJ Villalobos Hall, 7214 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90608. His lecture, “Enabling the Dragon:... More

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Thu, 04/24/2014 - 4:00pm
As part of the Whittier College Writers Festival, Ismet... More
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As part of the Whittier College Writers Festival, Ismet... More
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As part of the Whittier College Writers Festival, musician... More
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As part of the Whittier College Writers Festival, musician... More
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Now in its ninth year, Whittier's College and Community... More
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As part of the Whittier College Writers Festival, Grammy... More
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As part of the Whittier College Writers Festival, Grammy... More
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As part of the Whittier College Writers Festival, author ... More
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As part of the Whittier College Writers Festival, author ... More
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Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:45pm
Professor Monique Saigal, Professor Emerita, Pomona College... More
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Sat, 05/10/2014 - 4:00pm
The Latino Graduates Celebration is a bilingual ceremony... More
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Tue, 05/13/2014 - 8:00pm
After the President's Dinner seniors are encouraged to make... More
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Thu, 05/15/2014 - 8:00pm
The Baccalaureate Ceremony is an opportunity for graduates... More
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Fri, 05/16/2014 - 9:00am
Commencement at Whittier College is a very special event.... More