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Wednesday, January 9, 2013

    Whittier College's most famous alumnus Richard M. Nixon, the 37th President of the United States, would have turned 100 years old today. Arguably one of the most controversial U.S. leaders of the 20th century, his life and work are being... More

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

"It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play,"will come to the stage of the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts, 6760 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90608, on Saturday, December 1 at 8 p.m. The staged reading is a benefit for the Enceladus... More

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Social-networking pioneer and philanthropist David Bohnett will give a special lecture, Practicing the Liberal Arts in Daily Life, at Whittier College on Thursday, November 1 at 5:30 p.m. in A.J. Villalobos Hall, 7214 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA... More

Monday, October 29, 2012

As part of its 125th Anniversary Celebration, Whittier College will dedicate the newest addition to the campus landscape—the Poets Wall—on Sunday, October 28 at 3:30 p.m. This mural is located on the east side of AJ Villalobos Hall, 7214 Painter... More

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

The Taming of the Shrew will come to the Whittier College stage November 7-10 and 14-17 at 8 p.m. and November 11 and 18 at 2 p.m. in the Robinson Theater of the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts, 6760 Painter Ave., Whittier, CA 90608.... More

Friday, October 19, 2012

Whittier College will hold its 41th Annual Tardeada, a celebration of Latino culture, on Sunday, October 28 from 4 p.m. -6 p.m. in the Campus Center Courtyard on the Whittier College Campus, 7214 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90608. This year's... More

Monday, October 1, 2012

The 2011 Poet Award recipients include distinguished scholars, business executives, entrepreneurs, artists, and community leaders. The Awards will be presented on Friday, October 21, at 6:30 p.m. at Wardman House. Each year, Whittier College is... More

Saturday, September 29, 2012

The annual celebration of Hawaiian music returns with a new line-up of award-winning and internationally acclaimed musicians and performers. The featured artists will include Ho'okena, Owana Salazar, Nathan Aweau, The Brothers Cazimero and many more... More

Friday, September 28, 2012

From helping organize a food pantry to painting walls at a homeless shelter to beautifying a local park, Whittier College Poets will come out in mass to help their community on Saturday, September 29 for the 18th Annual Helping Hands Day. Students... More

Monday, September 24, 2012

Richard Solomon, former U.S. Ambassador and president of the United States Institute of Peace, will be the keynote speaker at the 2012 Whittier College New Student Convocation on October 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the... More

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