Art & Art History

  • Thursday, Sep 11
    Whittier College Ranked As One Of The Most Diverse Liberal Arts Colleges

    Once again, Whittier College has been named one of the top national liberal arts colleges by U.S. Ne... More

  • Thursday, Jul 10
    High Achievers Named to Spring 2014 Dean’s List

    Whittier College has named 229 undergraduate students to the Spring 2014 Dean's List. Undergraduate... More

Orientation for First Year Students

Welcome to Whittier College!  We are very excited to join you in your new journey at Whittier. You’ve made a wise choice. Whittier is a great place to study and live. Your opportunities are endless. Orientation is a comprehensive program that assists new students in making successful transitions, academically and socially, into the Whittier College community.

  • Friday, May 16
    Whittier College Celebrates 111th Commencement Ceremony

    Seated under a brilliantly sunny sky in Whittier College's Memorial Stadium, the nearly 450 members... More

  • Friday, May 09
    Students Display Prized Art Pieces

    The 2014 Student Art Exhibition recently graced the walls of the Greenleaf Gallery adding ambien... More

Whittier Weekend 2014

By now, you should have received your "Save-the-Date" postcard in the mail (see image below), and seen our Whittier Weekend 2014 banner in various emails. As we finalize our schedule of activities for the coming year, please bookmark this page and check back often for updates, news, and other relevant information. 

In the meantime, you can count on the following events to feature prominently in our weekend's calendar:

  • Monday, Apr 21
    Whittier College Honors Convocation Recognizes Outstanding Poets

    More than 100 Whittier College students were bestowed with various honors from departments and colle... More

Backpack-to-Briefcase (B2B) Series: Careers in Arts & Entertainment

Backpack to Briefcase (B2B) workshops present students with the opportunity to connect with successful and seasoned alumni to receive mentorship, learn and develop practical career skills, and explore stories of traditional and not-so-traditional career paths. Discussions at each workshop center around diverse career options and paths in a variety of professional fields, and broach topics such as:

Backpack-to-Briefcase (B2B) Series: Careers in the Medical Fields

Backpack to Briefcase (B2B) workshops present students with the opportunity to connect with successful and seasoned alumni to receive mentorship, learn and develop practical career skills, and explore stories of traditional and not-so-traditional career paths. Discussions at each workshop center around diverse career options and paths in a variety of professional fields, and broach topics such as:

Artist Talk & Opening Reception: Ihrie Means, "Storytelling"

Whittier College is pleased to present the exhibit Storytelling by Ihrie Means.

“This exhibit is arranged to give an unedited, non-glorified look at the process of putting together a graphic novel. By bringing my studio into the gallery space visitors will get the chance to see what goes into the making of two very different genres of graphic narrative," said Means.

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