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Tuesday, July 29, 2008

A magnitude 5.4 earthquake shook the Southern California region at 11:42 a.m. (PST). While the quake was felt on the Whittier College campus, there were no reports of damage and no injuries occurred. The quake has been categorized "moderate"... More

Monday, July 28, 2008
Whittier Among Nation's "Best Colleges," Says Princeton Review

Whittier College is one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The New York-based education services company features the college in the just-published 2009 edition of its annual book, The... More

Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Spanish Professor Doreen O'Connor-Gomez and Adjunct Lecturer Mariano Zaro, gave a workshop at the 90th Annual American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese in San José, Costa Rica in July. The workshop, entitled, "Thinking España:... More

Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Cheryl Swift, the James Irvine Foundation Professor of Biology, has been appointed as a Leadership Fellow for the Science Education for New Civic Engagement and Responsibilities (SENCER) program. SENCER is a faculty development and science education... More

Thursday, July 10, 2008

 Whittier College track and field athlete Shuree Gangloff ’09 was named an Academic All-American by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for her performance on the field and in the classroom during the... More

Thursday, July 10, 2008
Whittier Student Film Flying High

"Day 2255," an award-winning short film produced by Whittier College students, is airing on Virgin America's inflight entertainment system during the month of July. The film, a poignant story about a homeless man, was produced as part of the Campus... More

Tuesday, July 1, 2008

With summer movie season in full swing, two film reviews from Whittier College professors give an insight to recent popular movies. Spanish professor Gustavo Geirola reviews Under the Same Moon, a tale of an immigrant child's journey through the... More

Thursday, June 26, 2008

William H. "Mo" Marumoto '57 was one of two recent recipients of the nation's highest honor for community service—the President's Volunteer Service Award. Marumoto and a fellow colleague from the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional... More

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

The Whittier Daily News reports on the renovation of five Whittier College athletic facilities, including Memorial Stadium's Chief Newman Football Field. The current grass turf on the field will be replaced with Sprinturf Ultrablade DF synthetic... More

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Looking for a little "Poet" theatre this summer? Then just a short trip west or south of the Whittier campus will meet your needs. In July, sample from either the Kingsman Shakespeare Festival in Thousand Oaks, where you can see Professor Brian Reed... More

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