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Meet the Class of 2015: Jaimis Ulrich

Jaimis UlrichWhittier native Jaimis Ulrich ’15 took a nontraditional path to finish her college education. A transfer student from Mt. San Antonio College and Rio Hondo College, her educational journey has so far spanned 10 years.

Meet the Class of 2015: Jessica Webster

Jessica WebsterJessica Webster ’15 has been riding horses since she was four years old and started competing at age eight. The competitiveness instilled in her at an early age has served her well during her time at Whittier where she has been serious about business and even helped her secure a job with a NASA laboratory.

Poets for Others 2015

Every year, alumni from across the globe participate in the Poets for Others service event. The Whittier College Alumni Association invites Poets everywhere to join the initiative on May 30-31, 2015 and make a positive impact in their own communities! This is an open and FREE event that you can do in your home town – just make sure to register with us so we know what Poet projects are taking place throughout the country and beyond. 

Guest Lecture: Michael Weinstein

Michael Weinstein, CEO of AIDS Healthcare Foundation will give a lecture on his foundation's work to combat AIDS.

Guest Lecture: Brandon Valeriano '99

5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Networking
5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Lecture on Cyber Warfare
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Q & A and Dinner

Alumnus Brandon Valeriano '99 joins us to share his thoughts on the evolution of warfare and advancement of cyber warfare. 

ASWC Elections

Time to vote for your 2015-2016 Representatives. Click on to vote for:
President, Vice-President, Campus Relations Director, & Secretary 


Commuter Rep, Residence Hall Rep & 4 Student Body Reps
ASWC Elections will be open on Wednesday, April 8th from 8 A.M. - 8 P.M. (PST)

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International Student and Study Abroad Returnee Graduates Celebration

International Student and Study Abroad Returnee Graduates Celebration is a ceremony sponsored by the OIP, International Club, and Faculty Master Paul Kjellberg to celebrate the academic success and achievement of Whittier students. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony. 

Event time is subject to change. RSVP below.