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Thursday, May 12, 2016
Xochitl Ramirez, Class of 2016

​While at Whittier Xochitl Ramirez, a senior majoring in Spanish and business, wrote her own screenplay, interned for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and led M.E.Ch.A. to be one of the best student organizations on campus. Major: Spanish and... More

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Cody Allman, Class of 2016 graduate

Business administration senior Cody Allman will graduate with a deep understanding of leadership thanks to his experience in student government, the Penn Society, and his work on behalf of his fellow students in several Whittier College committees... More

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
2016 Honors Convocation

More than 100 Whittier College students were recognized for their dedication to academics, service, and leadership at the 2016 Spring Honors Convocation held at the Graham Athletics Center last month. The event acknowledged graduate and... More

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
2016 Honors Convocation

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS Fulbright U.S. Student Program Aimme Real Arrayga, awardee Aurora Ilog, alternate Tiffany Reyes, alternate Kellen Aguilar, semi-finalist Derek Blankenship, semi-finalist Rosalie... More

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Men's Lacrosse, National Championship

The Whittier College men's lacrosse team has earned a bid into the NCAA Division III National Championship for the first time since 2004 and for the fourth time in the program's history. The Poets will travel to Colorado Springs to face-off... More

Monday, May 9, 2016
Amanda Cabanilla, Class of 2016

Amanda Cabanilla, a senior majoring in sociology has a desire to radically transform the world and has been able to thrive as a researcher at Whittier. Next stop: University of Chicago. Major: Sociology major with a minor in religious studies... More

Monday, May 9, 2016
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Friday, May 6, 2016
Joyce Kaufman, Nerhood Award 2016

Joyce Kaufman has sparked intellectual dialogue about political science in her Whittier College classrooms for more than 30 years. She's inspired students with her passion, cultivated dedicated scholars through her curriculum, and served as a role... More

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Miguel Santana, Whittier College Alumnus

Santana is chief financial advisor to the Mayor and Council of Los Angeles Los Angeles City Administrative Officer (CAO) Miguel Santana ’91 will be the keynote speaker for Whittier College’s Latino Graduates Celebration on Saturday, May 7 in the... More

Thursday, May 5, 2016
Student Art Exhibit

After a lot of hard work and artistic inspiration, several Whittier students took top prizes at the end-of-the-year student art exhibition. Skyler Dayton's '16 topographical maps of Yosemite Valley and part of The Grand Canyon took first place... More

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