Rolling Nowhere: A Fire Pit Talk
Join writer Ted Conover around the Dr. Martin Ortiz Memorial Fire Pit to hear about his early experiences riding the rails which originated as an escape from the college but doubled as research for his senior anthropology thesis.
The LEAP Office, ASWC, Dean of Students Office, and Human Resources have collaborated to provide 100+ students, staff, and faculty an opportunity to see the 11th longest-running Broadway show in history and winner of 3 Tony Awards, 6 Drama Desk Awards and 1 Grammy Award – the musical “Wicked” The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz on Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Student tickets were subsidized by ASWC Student Body Fees.
Join fellow alumni in the Los Angeles region to watch the LA Kings take on the Winnipeg Jets! A limited number of tickets are available and will go on a first come, first served basis. Tickets are $125 which includes your evening in the Hyde Suite, snacks, drinks, and good company - plus $10 of your cost will go to the College as a gift to student scholarships.
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For the fourth year in a row, Whittier College has been recognized with the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction. The distinction awarded by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), is the highest federal recognition colleges and universities can receive for community service, service-learning, and civic engagement.
Dr. Joel Pérez has been appointed Vice President and Dean of Students at Whittier College, following a national search. He will officially join the College in March 2015.
Today, Whittier College President Sharon Herzberger will join President Barack Obama, the First Lady Michelle Obama, and Vice President Joe Biden along with hundreds of college presidents and other higher education leaders to announce new actions to help more students prepare for and graduate from college.
Take a study break on us!
Come enjoy Greek appetizers and learn about the Greek culture through dance and much more!