News & Events

Wednesday, May 12, 2010
Professor Danny Jauregui stands beside his latest masterpiece.

The Whittier College Greenleaf Gallery's most recent exhibit featured work by art professor and emerging artist Danny Jauregui. The collection, There Goes the Neighborhood, features his most recent work, which deals with the impact of the AIDS... More

Tuesday, May 4, 2010
Award winning dramatist Nilo Cruz delivers a  lecture at Whittier College.

Award winning dramatist Nilo Cruz delivered a special lecture at Whittier College last night marking the inaugural event of the Center for Collaboration with the Arts. During his lecture, the playwright spoke about his experience as a writer and... More

Monday, May 3, 2010

As spoken by: Nilo Cruz. President Sharon Herzberger, Professor Jennifer Holmes, students of Whittier College and other guests who are here this evening: To receive an Honorable Doctorate from Whittier College, a school named after one of this... More

Thursday, April 29, 2010
Whittier College featured in Princeton Review's Guide to 286 Green Colleges

Whittier College is one of the country's most environmentally-responsible colleges according to The Princeton Review. The nationally-known education services company selected Whittier for inclusion in a unique resource it has created for college... More

Thursday, April 29, 2010
President Sharon D. Herzberger stands with students in the Campus Inn flanked by the 50 new flags respresenting the schools commitment to the international community.

Fifty flags reflecting Whittier College's international community have been installed in the West Dinning Room of the Campus Inn. The 50 flags on display represent nations in six continents, such as Denmark, Jamaica, Ireland, South Africa, and... More

Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Whittier Professor Joseph Price

As Whittier College and the country celebrated the 40th annual Earth Day, Professor of Religious Studies Joseph Price spoke to the Whittier Daily News about the event's true origination. "Although Earth Day was not one of the agricultural festivals... More

Monday, April 26, 2010
Whittier Seal

Dozens of Whittier College students were bestowed with various honors from departments and college heads for their dedication to academics and service during the 2010 Spring Honors Convocation. Professor of Chemistry and 2009 Harry W. Nerhood... More

Monday, April 19, 2010

Nilo Cruz—award winning dramatist—will be returning to the Whittier campus to receive an honorary degree from the College: a doctorate of humane letters (L.H.D.), Monday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. in AJ Villalobos Hall, 7214 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA.... More

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

The Fletcher Jones Foundation has awarded Whittier College a grant for $147,000, over the course of three years, to establish the Fletcher Jones Foundation Undergraduate Fellows Program in Health and Science. The funding will support 20 fellowships... More

Tuesday, March 30, 2010
President Herzberger dawns her Palmer sweatshirt as senior Tina Rinaldi  sports a suit. The two switched places for the day.

With the goal of seeing life from the other side, Whittier College President Sharon Herzberger and senior Tina Rinaldi switched places for a day. "Student" Herzberger was able to live first-hand the life of today's student who must juggle academics... More

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