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Saturday, March 5, 2016
Mike Rizzo, Coach Baseball

Mike Rizzo earned his 300th victory on Friday afternoon as the Whittier College Baseball team edged the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer 8-7 at Memorial Field. Rizzo becomes the first Whittier College baseball coach to earn this milestone and is the... More

Friday, March 4, 2016
Guilford Hall move

Guilford Hall, former home of Whittier College’s mail room and music department, embarked on a journey to Uptown Whittier this past Friday. The building was moved from its location adjacent to the Campus Center to the corner of Penn Street and... More

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Sculptors Lily Baxter ’15 and Davis Gerber ’14 were recently awarded the inaugural Fifth Year Art Fellowship. This is a program which will provide promising art alums interested in pursuing MFAs with funds, facilities access and faculty input as... More

Friday, February 26, 2016
Hubert Perry, Whittier College alumnus

Hubert Perry ’35 – alumnus, former member of the Board of Trustees and surely one of the longest living Poets – died on February 20. He was 102. "A role model for all Poets, Hubert’s commitment to serving his community and giving back to... More

Friday, February 26, 2016

Scientific discussion and simulations of gravitational field waves were in full display at Whittier College's Physics Club event hosted on February 22 at Hartley house that honored the recent the recent discovery of gravitational waves in space by... More

Friday, February 26, 2016
Economics Senior Presentations

This year’s Whittier College Department of Economics Senior Projects tackled topics ranging from the relationship between marriage and economics to financing of terrorist groups in Africa. Eleven students brought awareness about social issues... More

Monday, February 22, 2016
Impact of student activities infographic

The Leadership Experience & Programs Office is excited to share the results of an assessment conducted by Campus Labs in Spring 2014 regarding the Impact of Student Activities at Whittier College. Participants: 101 students took the Campus... More

Friday, February 19, 2016
John Fitzgerald, Whittier Law School Interim Dean

John K. Fitzgerald, attorney, alumnus, and legal educator, steps into post Whittier Law School has appointed John K. Fitzgerald as the Interim Dean, effective March 1, 2016. Fitzgerald replaces Penelope Bryan who is stepping down as the Dean of... More

Thursday, February 18, 2016
Men's Basketball

In honor of their 100th season, the Poet men’s basketball team hosted 100 Poet alumni back on campus to be part of the Centennial Celebration held at the Graham Athletics Center (GAC) on February 13. As part of the activities, fellow Poets and... More