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Poets for Peace Candlelight Vigil

Poets for Peace vigilWhittier College students, faculty and staff convened on Wednesday evening at the North Lawn for the Poets for Peace Candlelight Vigil to reflect on world events and the terrorist attacks that have recently affected Baghdad, Beirut, and Paris.

The event gave attendees a chance to express their solidarity and also gave them a forum to ask questions to Whittier College faculty about political issues, terrorism, and religion.

AMPAS Screening: Waking the Green Tiger

Waking the Green Tiger (78 minutes), followed by discussion with the filmmakers
Friday, November 20, 2015
7-10 p.m.
Linwood Dunn Theater, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS)
Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study, 1313 Vine Street, Hollywood, CA 90028

An RSVP is required for this screening at the Linwood Dunn Theater. Please RSVP online or call Denise Wong Velasco at 562.907.5140 for parking and more information about the event.

Doors open at 6 p.m.

Shelby Hunt '18 Leads Women's Golf to Top Honors at Marymount Fall Invitational

Shelby Hunt, Women's GolfOregon native Shelby Hunt '18 earned the individual title at the Marymount Fall Invitational golf tournament this month and she led the Poets women's golf team to a second place finish overall. This marks the best finish in the program's history in any tournament/invitational under the tutelage of Head Coach Mike King and it is the first victory for Hunt donning the Purple & Gold. 

Poets Learn from Top Entertainment Executives at BET Network

Whittier College, BET, Student VisitWhittier College students stepped out of the classroom to learn first-hand about the entertainment industry during their site visit of the Los Angeles office of Black Entertainment Television (BET) Network.

Ricardo Diaz '93: An Entrepreneur With Flavor

Ricardo Diaz, Whittier College Alumnus, Executive Chef, Colonia PublicaWhittier College alumnus and Executive Chef Ricardo Díaz '93 is the master mind behind the culinary work in Tacoteca, Cook's Tortas, and Bizarra Capital.