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Watergate’s Watergate: The Scandal Behind the Watergate Prosecutions

Geoff Shepard, Whittier College alumnus, President Richard Nixon, WatergateMore 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, becoming the only presidential resignation in our nation’s history.  But does the American public know what happened behind the scenes?

La Leçon d'Eugène Ionesco

$10 General Admission
$5 Students

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Presented in French
Directed by Andre Nerman
Assisted by Stéphanie Laurent
Performed by the Paris-based Compagnie Caravague

Preview Day

The Office of Admission will hold its Whittier Preview Day on Sunday, October 25, 2015. Set foot on the Poet campus to check out what Whittier College has to offer - and bring your family along, too.


When former scientist and innovative juggling ace Warren Hammond and Ringling clown Reid Belstock put together a show, you get Smirk!  This show embodies the best that family entertainment has to offer; a visual display of human skill and precision, and timeless humor with all the subtlety of an atom-smasher.

This family show is a free performance in honor of the Ruth B. Shannon Center's 25th anniversary. Tickets are required. 

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Poet Summer Series: Institutional Research & Assessment

Who we are, what we do, and how we can help you accomplish your goals.

With Director of Institutional Research and Assessment Gary Whisenand '72 and Associate Director of Assessment Susana Santos.