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Thursday, February 4, 2016
samantha vega, whittier college student

Samantha Vega ’18 was recently named a recipient of the student-caregiver scholarship. She was among over 1,400 student-caregivers who applied for the grant in the fall of 2015. Based on a compelling 1,500-word essay on caring for her... More

Thursday, February 4, 2016
Swimming and Diving

Whittier College men's and women's swimming and diving teams earned Academic All-American honors from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) by achieving a grade point average of 3.0 or higher during the fall semester of 2015... More

Thursday, February 4, 2016
Andrea Rehn

Associate Professor of English and Director of Digital Liberal Arts (DigLibArts,) Andrea Rehn recently presented at the Association of American Colleges and Universities' 2016 Annual Meeting #AACU16.  One of her presentations entitled "Playing... More

Monday, February 1, 2016
Radha Pathak, Whittier Law School Professor

In a recent case before the Supreme Court, tenured Whittier Law School Professor Radha Pathak scored a victory as lead pro bono counsel. Professor Pathak is also Of Counsel to Stris & Maher LLP, a premier litigation and appellate boutique.... More

Monday, February 1, 2016
Food Recovery Network

Whittier College students will get a taste of food inequality first-hand during Whittier College’s Food Recovery Network’s (FRN) upcoming Hunger Banquet, taking place on Wednesday, February 10 at 5:30 p.m. in the campus courtyard. During this... More

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Printmaking, Whittier College, JanTerm, Art

by Lightmary Flores '17 Hanging over the Wardman Gym lobby gallery is a collaborative art project that unscrolls and presents the political narrative of global immigration and migration. Through Visiting Assistant Professor of Art Sandy de... More

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

An assessment of LEAP's 2013 Helping Hands Day, carried out by former graduate assistant Asha Nettles under the direction of former Assistant Director Kerry Klima, was featured in the fall 2015 edition of the National Association of Student... More

Monday, January 25, 2016

Each year, Associated Students of Whittier College (ASWC) presents three faculty/staff awards, one Uptown Business award, and one student award at the Annual Honors Convocation. Students are encouraged to submit nominations for the Richard B... More

Friday, January 22, 2016
Deans List, Whittier College students

Whittier College has named 248 undergraduate students to the Fall 2015 Dean's List. Undergraduate students are awarded Dean's 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

Monday, January 18, 2016
Jose Garzon, Whittier College alumnus, Political Science professor

Alumnus Jose Garzon ’77 is a scholar-practitioner of democratic governance and conflict resolution with three decades of foreign affairs experience. He is back at Whittier College to teach the JanTerm political science course Emerging Democracies... More