President for a Day at Whittier

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

In these economic times, Whittier College is trying to impress upon its community the value of a liberal arts education. With this in mind, Whittier decided to send College President Sharon Herzberger to see what this educational experience is all about and to live first-hand the life of today's student who must juggle academics, work, and extra-curricular activities. At the same time, political science major Caitlin Finley '09 spent the day as President Finley - taking on certain responsibilities of the College president such as touring facilities, meeting with staff, faculty and alumni, as well as handling some fundraising duties. 

Read their blogs here: President for Day and Student for a Day