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Monday, February 1, 2016
Food Recovery Network

Whittier College students will get a taste of food inequality first-hand during Whittier College’s Food Recovery Network’s (FRN) upcoming Hunger Banquet, taking place on Wednesday, February 10 at 5:30 p.m. in the campus courtyard. During this... More

Thursday, January 28, 2016
Printmaking, Whittier College, JanTerm, Art

by Lightmary Flores '17 Hanging over the Wardman Gym lobby gallery is a collaborative art project that unscrolls and presents the political narrative of global immigration and migration. Through Visiting Assistant Professor of Art Sandy de... More

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

An assessment of LEAP's 2013 Helping Hands Day, carried out by former graduate assistant Asha Nettles under the direction of former Assistant Director Kerry Klima, was featured in the fall 2015 edition of the National Association of Student... More

Monday, January 25, 2016

Each year, Associated Students of Whittier College (ASWC) presents three faculty/staff awards, one Uptown Business award, and one student award at the Annual Honors Convocation. Students are encouraged to submit nominations for the Richard B... More

Friday, January 22, 2016
Deans List, Whittier College students

Whittier College has named 248 undergraduate students to the Fall 2015 Dean's List. Undergraduate students are awarded Dean's List honors if he or she earns a 3.70 grade point average (GPA) while completing a full-time course load (12 units) in ... More

Monday, January 18, 2016
Jose Garzon, Whittier College alumnus, Political Science professor

Alumnus Jose Garzon ’77 is a scholar-practitioner of democratic governance and conflict resolution with three decades of foreign affairs experience. He is back at Whittier College to teach the JanTerm political science course Emerging Democracies... More

Friday, January 15, 2016
Gerald Rivers, Martin Luther King Celebration, Whittier College

Whittier College will commemorate the legacy of civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King with Gerald C. Rivers’ one-man show What Do You Dream Of, a show that highlights various speeches from Dr. King. The Martin Luther King Celebration will... More

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Carolyn Mukai '13

Carolyn Mukai  Student of Naturopathic Medicine Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine, British Columbia, Canada Major: ChemistryMinor: Studio Art Which activities did you participate in at Whittier? I was a member of the women's lacrosse... More

Monday, January 11, 2016
Puerto Rico

The study abroad experience has long been a hallmark of the liberal arts curriculum and a rite of passage for many American undergraduates. In addition to the traditional semester-long experience, Whittier College offers student the opportunity to... More

Monday, January 11, 2016
Whittier College First Year Courses, Triplet, Joyce Kaufman, Charles Eastman

by Lightmary Flores '16 Students at Whittier College have the opportunity to explore topics through multi-disciplinary lenses by enrolling in paired courses or in the case of a First-Year Programs’ class, triplet courses. In one of the triplet... More