Nearly 1,000 Poets celebrated their Whittier College pride, shared memories, and made new ones at Whittier Weekend 2016.
During the homecoming festivities this past Friday through Sunday, alumni, students, family, friends, faculty, and staff ... More
How can people remain good in a corrupt and desperate world?
That's the question posed by The Good Person of Sichuan, the upcoming Whittier College student play at The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts, running from Oct. 20-23. ... More
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Whittier College welcomed hundreds of members of the Poet community to dedicate the newly renovated Science & Learning Center (SLC).
President Sharon Herzberger was joined by a member of the Whittier City Council, senior staff, faculty,... More
Alumni Daniel Lee ’15, Pedro Perez ‘13, William Jackson ‘11, Taylor Chin ‘11, and Michael Galbreath ’11 started cancer-related research as Whittier College students along with chemistry professors Devin Iimoto and Ralph Isovitsch. And now,... More
Edwin Bennett, a senior majoring in biochemistry, has tutored children in math, presented at a biology academic conference, volunteered at local hospitals, and even found time to build homes in Mexico with Amor Ministries. Next Stop: UCLA's School... More
More than 100 Whittier College students were recognized for their dedication to academics, service, and leadership at the 2016 Spring Honors Convocation held at the Graham Athletics Center last month.
The event acknowledged graduate and... More
Joyce Kaufman has sparked intellectual dialogue about political science in her Whittier College classrooms for more than 30 years. She's inspired students with her passion, cultivated dedicated scholars through her curriculum, and served as a role... More
Whittier College's 2016 Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity (URSCA) Presentation Day highlighted the quality undergraduate research produced by Whittier students.
The all-day conference included simultaneous poster... More
The study abroad experience has long been a hallmark of the liberal arts curriculum and a rite of passage for many American undergraduates. In addition to the traditional semester-long experience, Whittier College offers student the opportunity to... More
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
The award will significantly increase the College’s capacity for STEM learning and research
The Department of Education’s Title V, Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program has awarded Whittier College a $2.6M grant to enhance STEM (Science,... More