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Monday, August 17, 2015

A network outage is impacting communication systems at Whittier College. Inbound and outbound phone service is unavailable as are the College's email system and student portals. The College is working to restore these services as quickly as... More

Thursday, August 13, 2015
Whittier College, ICLRT

Access and academic language used to teach English Language Learners are topics  of great interest to educators, particularly those in California. Teachers want to ensure that immigrant children receive the same challenging academic experiences... More

Thursday, August 13, 2015
Geoff Shepard, Whittier College alumnus, Watergarte, President Richard Nixon

More than four decades have passed since Watergate, one of the greatest presidential scandals in American politics, which continues to cause great debate and discussion. Richard M. Nixon ’34 resigned from his post as President of the United States... More

Thursday, August 13, 2015
Christina Bauer, Whittier College Faculty, Chemistry, Physical Chemistry

Assistant Professor of Chemistry and nanotechnology researcher Christina Bauer is the first one in her family to graduate from college. Growing up with a father who was a skilled mechanic and carpenter, she was very interested in being able to... More

Thursday, August 13, 2015
Whittier College, OMEP, UN

Five Whittier College students traveled to Washington D.C. this summer to present at the 67th World Organization for Early Childhood Education and Care (OMEP) World Assembly and Conference. The students joined more than 500 delegates from... More

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Joe Price, Whittier College, Institute for Baseball Studies

Michael Clair from Major League Baseball's Cut4 blog recently visited the Institute for Baseball Studies and sat down with Professor of Religious Studies Joe Price to talk about the history and mission of the Institute, past Institute events, and... More

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Cheryl Boone Isaacs, Whittier College Alumna, Ampas, Oscars

Film marketing executive Cheryl Boone Isaacs '71 has been re-elected as the President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (Ampas) for a third term. For the past two years, she has worked to help diversify the Academy, the world's... More

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Khanh Tran, Whittier College Alumnus, Pacific Life President

On August 4, alumnus Khanh Tran '77, President of Pacific Life Insurance Company, joined representatives from Pacific Asset Management, Pacific Life, and Advisor Shares on the podium at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to ring the opening... More

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Princeton Review, Best Colleges

The Princeton Review has named Whittier College one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education. The College is featured in the education services company's new 2016 edition of its annual college guide, "The Best 380 Colleges"... More

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Wednesday, September 9 Karaoke Night at 7:00 p.m. “The Cellar,” Wanberg Basement Start off the new school year by getting together with your friends and singing along to your favorite jams! Thursday, September 10 Study Abroad Fair at 11:00... More