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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

Monday, January 21, 2013

An exciting slate of writers and performing artists will be part of the 2013 Whittier College Writers Festival including actor Julian Sands, singer and songwriter Suzanne Vega, award winning author Jonathan Lethem. The festival runs from February 7-... More

Monday, January 21, 2013

Dr. Deborah Lipstadt, a member of the prestigious American Academy of Jewish Research, will be the 2013 Feinberg Lecture speaker on Wednesday, March 13 at 7:00 p.m. in the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts, 13406 Philadelphia Street,... More

Friday, January 18, 2013

Elizabeth Power Robison has been appointed Whittier College's first vice president for advancement and strategic initiatives. In this role, she adds the development of alternative sources of revenue for the College to her portfolio. Robison has... More

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

The Whittier College Richard M. Nixon Fellowship program is taking full advantage of the 2013 presidential inauguration to bring new learning opportunities to Whittier College students. Nixon fellows Daniel Jacob Kulick '13 and Carlee Shults '14 are... More

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