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Friday, May 16, 2014
Fr. Greg Boyle

Seated under a brilliantly sunny sky in Whittier College's Memorial Stadium, the nearly 450 members of the class of 2014 listened attentively as humanitarian Jesuit Priest Father Gregory J. Boyle entreated them to not only “promote” justice with... More

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Finals can be stressful for many students.  But that doesn't have to be the end of the story!  Check out these Tips for Managing Stress During Finals from the JED foundation, and better manage your stress during this semester's finals.

Friday, January 10, 2014

In this edition of the Next inSTALLment, the Health Center explores the in's and out's of Emergency Contraception including: what it is, various types, effectiveness, and potential side effects.  Click here for the full edition.

Monday, December 2, 2013

Though often times of celebration and relaxation, the Holidays can also be stressful times for many college students.  Increased awareness of specific stressors can help families support their college student and get them the help they need (Dr.... More

Monday, September 16, 2013

Taking a life in the US every 18 minutes, suicide is a powerful force both on and off today's college campuses.  Check out this handout for warning signs, ways to be helpful, and resources.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Hailing from 21 states across the U.S. and 19 countries around the globe, the 450 newest members of the Poet Family will be arriving to Whittier on September 1 for their official welcome to campus at Orientation.  Here, we take a closer look at the... More

Saturday, May 11, 2013
2013 Latino Graduates Ceremony

The 12th Annual Latino Graduates Celebration kicked off 2013 Commencement Week activities, with more than 60 Whittier College students donning the traditional cap-and-gown to be formally recognized by President Sharon Herzberger on the stage of the... More

Monday, April 15, 2013

More than 70 Whittier College students participated in the 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Arts (URSCA) Presentation Day. This year presenters represented more than a dozen majors and session topics ranged from "The Use... More

Monday, April 15, 2013
Nerhood Award Recipients

Dozens of Whittier College students were bestowed with various honors from departments and college heads for their dedication to academics and service at the 2013 Spring Honors Convocation. Of note, more than 60 students were recognized for securing... More