News Releases: July 1999 to June 2000

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(562) 907-4277.

New poem composed for Whittier College inauguration. (6-12-00)

Whittier College Names Huntington Library President as Commencement Speaker (5-2-00)

The Whittier College Theatre Department Presents the World Premiere of "Abducted!". (4-25-00)

Shannon Center Tickets Now Available Online (4-20-00)

Enrollment Open for Broadoaks Summer, Fall Programs (4-18-00)

Whittier College Completes $70 Million Capital Campaign (4-7-00)

Staged Reading of Horton Foote's Play, "Cousins". (3-29-00)

Grants Aid Whittier College Faculty Projects (3-27-00)

Led Kaapana and the Original Ikona Band bring sounds of Hawaii to the Ruth B. Shannon Center. (3-27-00)

"The Tempest" staged by the Magic Beans. (3-21-00)

Staged Reading of Horton Foote's Play, "1918". (3-16-00)

Guitarist Paul Galbraith to Perform as Part of the 63rd Annual Bach Festival. (3-6-00)

Whittier College presents the 63rd Annual Bach Festival. (3-6-00)

"La Ronde" to be staged by the Whittier College Department of Theatre Arts. (2-28-00)

Black History and Heritage Celebrated at Whittier College. (2-18-00)

Whittier College Names New Vice President for Finance and Administration. (2-15-00)

"Stars of the Lawrence Welk Show" to perform at the Ruth B. Shannon Center. (2-9-00)

Pianist Aviram Reichert performs at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (1-26-00)

California Theater Center presents "The Most Valuable Player: The Jackie Robinson Story" (1-26-00)

Neil Simon's comedy, "I Ought to Be In Pictures" (1-21-00)

Staged reading of Horton Foote's play, "Courtship" (1-21-00)

The Lost World Receives Edison International Grant(1-21-00)

HAPA in Concert at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts(11-16-99)

Poetry Reading Featuring David St. John(11-22-99)

Alberquerque Resident Named Student Body President at Whittier College(11-22-99)

Poetry Reading Featuring Buzzy(11-22-99)

The Peking Acrobats of China at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts(11-16-99)

Concert of chorale and instrumental works by Williametta Spencer(11-16-99)

"A Salute to Glenn Miller" at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts(11-16-99)

Staged Reading of The Widow Claire by Horton Foote at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts(11-12-99)

Whittier College String Ensemble to Perform(11-11-99)

Chorale Bel Canto to Perform Christmas Show(11-5-99)

Whittier College Receives AT&T Grant(11-5-99)

Student Negotiators to Meet on Whittier College Campus(11-5-99)

"A Salute to Glenn Miller" at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts(11-5-99)

Area School Children Invited to Multicultural Shows(10-26-99)

David Muller Named Academic Vice President At Whittier College(10-25-99)

Whittier College Wind Ensemble to perform at the Memorial Chapel(10-21-99)

Antigone by Jean Anouilh at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts(10-21-99)

Reading of "Lily Dale," a play by Horton Foote(10-29-99)

Career Services hosts "The Big Event."(10-22-99)

"Salute to Duke Ellington," at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts(10-21-99)

Ethel Merman's Broadway starring Rita McKenzie(10-20-99)

California Theatre Center to perform "Cinderella"(10-20-99)

Poetry Reading by Michelle Wolff(10-20-99)

Formal dedication of Whittier College's Weingart Hall(10-19-99)

Poetry Reading by Tony Barnstone, assistant professor of English(10-19-99)

Poetry Reading by Craig Arnold(10-19-99)

Poet Suzanne Lummis to read her own works(10-19-99)

Whittier College Receives Hewlett Foundation Grant(10-14-99)

Staged Reading of Convicts by Horton Foote(10-14-99)

Moe Keale in Concert at Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (10-14-99)

Hula and Ukelele Workshops at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (10-14-99)

Bridge Ensemble in concert at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (10-14-99)

Whittier College Hosts the 29th annual Tardeada (10-11-99)

Whittier College Alumni Invited to Homecoming '99 (10-11-99)

Two Gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (10-7-99)

Whittier College Wind Ensemble to Perform(10-7-99)

Andrew York, classical guitarist, performs at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (9-26-99)

Frank Gorshin performs at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (9-16-99)

Magic Beans perform "Bremen Town Musicians" at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (9-12-99)

Hawaiian slack key guitar masters in concert at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (8-21-99)

Hawaiian musicians Amy Gilliom and Willie K in concert at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (8-7-99)

"New Art" by Dan Manns (8-1-99)

Don Ho in Concert at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts (7-24-99)

Katherine Haley Will named Whittier College's 13th president (7-1-99)

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