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Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Tess Taylor, Whittier College Professor

Whittier College Professor Tess Taylor's latest review on Jynne Dilling Martin's poetry collection, We Mammals in Hospitable Times aired on NPR this week. Last year, author Jynne Dilling Martin spent six weeks, funded by the National Science... More

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Mosab Hassan Yousef, 2015 Feinberg Lecturer

Mosab Hassan Yousef, Whittier College's 2015 Feinberg Lecturer and oldest son of founding Hamas leader Sheikh Hassan Yousef, captivated his audience in standing-room-only Villalobos Hall  as he recounted his fascinating life story documented in... More

Thursday, March 5, 2015
CAAS Newsletter

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Whittier College has named 217 undergraduate students to the Fall 2014 Dean's List. Undergraduate students are awarded Dean't List honors if he or she earns a 3.70 grade point average (GPA) while completing a full-time course load (12 units) in... More

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Freeman Hrabowski, 2015 CEC Distinguished Fellow

Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski, President of the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) was presented as the newest Center for Engagement with Communities Distinguished Fellow to recognize his significant contributions to the field of education... More

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Google, China, Whittier College

Nothing compares to the real-world business situations that an international experience presents. Especially when you get to travel to the largest economy of the world and visit places such as Shanghai, Xiamen, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, and Hong Kong... More

Monday, February 23, 2015
Kelsey Kwong, Whittier College senior

Writing has always been a creative outlet for Kelsey Kwong ’15 who majors in chemistry and minors in French and music. She is grateful for her professors at Whittier College who have guided and inspired her to find her voice as a writer. Kwong’s... More

Thursday, February 19, 2015
OMEP, Broadoaks, Whittier College

Members of OMEP-Whittier College recently presented a check to the local charity Shelter’s Right Hand (SRH) in the amount of $1,261. These proceeds will go a long way for SRH, an auxiliary to the Women's and Children's Crisis Shelter. The funds... More

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Mosab Hassan Yousef, Feinberg Lecture

​Mosab Hassan Yousef, an author whose life was the subject of the documentary The Green Prince, and the autobiography Son of Hamas will be the 2015 Feinberg Lecture speaker on March 5 at 7 p.m. at the A. J. Villalobos Hall at Whittier College,... More

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
John Maki

Justice reform advocate John Maki ’98 was recently appointed executive director of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority by Governor Bruce Rauner. Since 2010, Maki has served as the executive director for the John Howard... More

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