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Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Janine Bissic, Whittier College Admissions.

For prospective students – and their families – college fairs could be an overwhelming part of the process of college admissions. But it doesn’t have to be. Associate Director of Admission, Janine Bissic shares her advice with the New York Post... More

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Waking the Green Tiger Film Poster

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

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Science and Learning Center

The Yao Yuan Sze Foundation of Bellevue, WA, recently raised its total Science & Learning Center commitment to $1 million. The foundation’s total gift of $2.5 million will establish the Yao Yuan Sze Center for Health & Wellness at the... More

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
It's a Wonderful Life, Whittier College Theatre, Enceladus Theatre Company

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

Monday, October 19, 2015

When Rebecca Lybrand ’07 was tasked with making soil and climate science a relatable and interesting topic to audiences within and outside the scientific community, she decided to put her interdisciplinary skills to work. In short order, she... More

Monday, October 19, 2015
Jordan Carter

Hometown Sacramento, CA Major Kinesiology and Nutrition Science Stats Sustainability Club, Kinesiology Club, Residential Life Student Worker, CAAS Academic Coach, Enrich LA Garden Ranger Intern, DC Greens School Garden Army Intern, DC... More

Monday, October 19, 2015
Joe Donnelly, Whittier Faculty, Journalism

From writing a profile on Sean Penn at the height of his dissidence over Iraq and the policies of former President George W. Bush, to writing a feature story about OR7, the first wild wolf spotted in California in more than 90 years, new Visiting... More

Monday, October 19, 2015
Patrick Kellycooper

San Diego native Clifton Whittaker ’16 always dreamed of becoming a scientist. As a child he built large contraptions made of Lego bricks. Although he struggled with math and science in high school, because of his dedication and personal attention... More

Friday, October 16, 2015
Jim Groom, Own Your Own Domain, Whittier College

In honor of International Open Access Week, Whittier College’s Digital Liberal Arts Center (DigLibArts) is hosting three events during the week of October 19 that will examine the topic of free access or free, immediate, online access to... More

Friday, October 16, 2015
Miguel Santana, Whittier College Alumnus

Alumnus Miguel Santana ’91 has surpassed the expectations of his job and in doing so he has created his own spotlight. As Los Angeles City Administrative Officer (CAO), Santana has successfully managed the once shaky city budget and has also... More