Monday, June 1, 2015
Steve Matthiasson '91, one of Napa's top viticultural consultants and 2014 Winemaker of the Year according to the San Francisco Chronicle, is no stranger to uphill battles. Steve and his wife Jill... More
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
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Even though Mario Almaraz '17 is an art major, he wasn't too familiar with the world history of art or knew how large art institutions functioned. It wasn't until his classes with Professors Danny... More
Monday, May 18, 2015
Darrin Good, VP Academic Affairs
After a national search that yielded a strong pool of candidates, Whittier College’s President Sharon Herzberger announced that Dr. Darrin Good will be joining the College as the new vice president... More
Friday, May 15, 2015
Mayor Garcetti, Commencement 2015
The rain and soggy weather did not dampen the festive atmosphere of Whittier College’s 112th Commencement ceremony held indoors at the Graham Athletic Center for the first time in the history of... More
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
2015 Honors Convocation
Whittier College students were bestowed with various honors from departments and college heads for their dedication to academics and service on Friday, April 24. Professor of Mathematics Jeff... More
Friday, May 1, 2015
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The Henry Luce Foundation has awarded Whittier College $400,000 for its project “Examining Economic Development and Environmental Sustainability in China and Its Border Regions.” This... More
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
President Herzberger, Whittier College
Whittier College was invited to participate in two national conferences due its commitment to serving underrepresented populations as well as providing an environment conducive to overall student... More
Monday, April 27, 2015
2015 URSCA, Whittier College, undergraduate research
Whittier College's undergraduate scholarship was on full display at the Annual Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity (URSCA) Day  on April 25. More than 90 Poet scholars in 14... More
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
CEC Mentor Programs, Whittier College
Whittier College’s Center for Engagement with Communities (CEC) has been awarded a $423,524 grant from the BCM Foundation to assist Professor of Political Science and CEC Director Joyce Kaufman... More
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Jessica Webster, Class of 2015
Jessica Webster ’15 has been riding horses since she was four years old and started competing at age eight. The competitiveness instilled in her at an early age has served her well during her time... More