Assistant Professor of History Natale A. Zappia's new book, Traders and Raiders: The Indigenous World of The Colorado Basin, 1540-1859, was released this summer. Zappia’s newest publication is an expansive study of the complex Indigenous world that inhabited areas of the Southwest and Northern Mexico.
Alumna Kristina Shaw '11 recently completed a 10-month Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) in Munich, Germany.
Aliki Barnstone is a poet, translator, critic, and editor. She is the author of seven books of poetry, most recently, Bright Body (White Pine, 2011) and Dear God Dear, Dr. Heartbreak: New and Selected Poems (Sheep Meadow, 2009), and the translator of The Collected Poems of C.P. Cavafy: A New Translation (W.W. Norton, 2006).
The idea that humans will undergo a day of reckoning has confronted every generation.
Whatever you call it, however you fancy it—supernova, divine intervention, or zombie pandemic—whether you believe the end of Earth will ever arrive, or has already, we can’t deny that tales of doomsday and dystopian societies have crept into all corners of pop culture—big screens to small, music to video games, books to blogs.
Join students, faculty, and local alumni for the Bike Love documentary screening and Q&A with the film's director and producer, Kara Minnehan ’07.
Bike Love is a short documentary film about Kara Minnehan’s bike-riding quest in Portland, Oregon. On December 1, 2011 Kara gave up her car for the purpose of trying out new modes of transportation and experiencing the city’s bike culture firsthand. Fashion, feminism, community-building, sustainability, and comedy are brought to life within the foundations of Portland’s cyclist community.
Eduardo C. Corral earned degrees from Arizona State University and the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop. His debut collection of poetry, Slow Lightning (2012), won the Yale Younger Poets Prize, making him the first Latino recipient of the award.
Monday, Sep 01Whittier College Welcomes the Class of 2018
Over 480 first-year and transfer students were on campus on Sunday to begin their journey as Whittie... More
Wednesday, Aug 27Professor Fred Bergeson’s Commentary on Collection of President Nixon Interview Footage
To commemorate the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s ’34 resignation from office, po... More
Wednesday, Aug 27Incoming Freshman Helps Others Navigate the College Admissions Process
For incoming Poet Aidan Proshuto ’18, choosing the right college was crucial. After completing his h... More