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Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Aidan Proshuto '18

For incoming Poet Aidan Proshuto ’18, choosing the right college was crucial. After completing his heavy share of research, Proshuto came to find a “perfect fit” in Whittier College. His experience prompted him to create a website, ... More

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Fred Bergerson

To commemorate the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s ’34 resignation from office, portions of a rarely-heard interview with former aide Frank Gannon have been published by the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Richard Nixon... More

Monday, August 25, 2014
The Princeton Review logo

Whittier College has once again been designated as one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education by The Princeton Review. The College is featured in the education services company's new 2015 edition of its annual college guide, "... More

Monday, August 18, 2014
OMEP

Professor of Education and Child Development and Director of the Broadoaks Children’s School Judith Wagner delivered the keynote address at the 66th OMEP World Assembly and International Conference held in Cork, Ireland earlier this summer.  Her... More

Friday, August 8, 2014
NCAA Champion Magazine

President Sharon Herzberger, the current chair of the NCAA Division III Presidents Council, wrote an article about Division III athletics for the summer issue of the NCAA's Champion Magazine. Herzberger’s article, “You Don’t Have to be a Fanatic to... More

Friday, August 1, 2014
Moving from Spoken to Written Language with ELLs (book cover)

Professor of Education and Child Development Ivannia Soto's most recent book, Moving from Spoken to Written Language with ELLs, demonstrates how oral language scaffolds writing skills and presents educators with tools to help English Language... More

Thursday, July 31, 2014
Anthony Pomponio '09

Alumnus Anthony Pomponio ’09 was accepted to the Olympic weightlifting training center in Colorado, where he will train for the next two years in the hopes of representing the Red, White, and Blue in Rio 2016. "That’s my number one goal, that's... More

Friday, July 25, 2014
Lacrosse Championship

Four Poet lacrosse alumni participated in the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) 2014 World Championships in Denver, CO. this summer. Ben Barchey ’09 (New Freedom, PA) played attack for the Korean national team; Ben Brown ’09 (Englewood, CO... More

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Professor of Modern Languages Gustavo Geirola presented at the 29th annual International Festival on Hispanic Theater in Miami. His lecture on Argentinean playwright Pablo Gigena’s Anónimo Metateatral (2011) was singled out by the Miami Herald:  “[... More

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Professor of Religious Studies Joseph Price’s article, “Oh God, Please Let My Team Win. Please. Amen,” was published in Sightings by the University of Chicago Divinity School’s Martin Marty Center. In his article, Price discussed the ways in which... More

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