Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Cheryl Boone Isaacs '71 was re-elected Tuesday to her fourth and final term as president of the Oscar-granting Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
The academy's rules dictate that presidents cannot serve more than four... 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
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
Playwright and founding and artistic director of Casa0101, Josefina Lopez will share her insights on leadership as one of today’s preeminent Chicana writers as part of the third event of the Whittier College's Lecture Series Master Class on... More
Whittier College Theatre and Communication Arts students recently closed a successful run of William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice and are being recognized by the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) for their efforts... 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 21, 2015
The programming is part of the College’s Luce Initiative on Asian Studies and the Environment
During the week of November 16-20, 2015, Whittier College’s Luce Initiative on Asian Studies and the Environment (LIASE) program will host award-... More
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Joe Landry’s adaptation of the classic holiday film, It’s a Wonderful Life, will be staged as a benefit reading for the Enceladus Theatre Company on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at... 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
Monday, September 28, 2015
More than 100 Whittier College students, alumni, staff, faculty, and administrators rolled up their sleeves on Saturday, September 26 and participated in the 21st annual Helping Hands Day. Participants gathered in the Campus Center for breakfast... More