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  • Tuesday, Jul 29
    Earthquake Rattles Southern California

    A magnitude 5.4 earthquake shook the Southern California region at 11:42 a.m. (PST). While the quake... More

  • Wednesday, Aug 13
    Athletic Renovations Right on Schedule

    The new turf is in place on Newman Field and Aubrey Bonham Track is getting the finishing touches on... More

  • Wednesday, Aug 13
    Whittier College Mourns Olive Clift '41

    Alumna and long-time Whittier College supporter, Olive (Chandler) Clift passed away yesterday aftern... More

  • Monday, Aug 18
    Austin Sperry '00 Goes for the Gold

    Star Class sailor Austin Sperry '00 is competing in his first Olympic Games this summer. Sperry, who... More

  • Thursday, Sep 04
    Whittier College Named "Exemplary School" for Sustainability by National Wildlife Foundation's 2008 Campus Ecology Report

    Campus Environment 2008: A National Report Card on Sustainability in Higher Education Trends and New... More

  • Monday, Sep 22
    Ed Shannon Left His Mark at Whittier College

    Businessman and philanthropists Edfred L. Shannon, who received an honorary Doctor of Letters from W... More

  • Monday, Sep 22
    College Dedicates Time Capsule and Plaque in Campus Center

    Leaders from Whittier College and the City of Whittier dedicated a historic plaque inscribed with a... More

  • Thursday, Sep 25
    Martin Ortiz Programs Honored by Excelencia

    Whittier College's Martin Ortiz Programs were recently recognized with an honorable mention for the... More

  • Monday, Sep 29
    Martin Ortiz '48 Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

    The Ortiz Programs, named after Martin Ortiz (Whittier Class of 1948), seek to expand knowledge and... More

  • Friday, Dec 12
    Jenae Davis '12 Wins "Generation Next" Scholarship

    In high school, Jenae Nicole Davis '12 was told by her music teacher that she couldn't play the cell... More