News & Events

Thursday, July 10, 2008
Whittier Student Film Flying High

"Day 2255," an award-winning short film produced by Whittier College students, is airing on Virgin America's inflight entertainment system during the month of July. The film, a poignant story about a homeless man, was produced as part of the Campus... More

Tuesday, July 1, 2008

With summer movie season in full swing, two film reviews from Whittier College professors give an insight to recent popular movies. Spanish professor Gustavo Geirola reviews Under the Same Moon, a tale of an immigrant child's journey through the... More

Thursday, June 26, 2008

William H. "Mo" Marumoto '57 was one of two recent recipients of the nation's highest honor for community service—the President's Volunteer Service Award. Marumoto and a fellow colleague from the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional... More

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

The Whittier Daily News reports on the renovation of five Whittier College athletic facilities, including Memorial Stadium's Chief Newman Football Field. The current grass turf on the field will be replaced with Sprinturf Ultrablade DF synthetic... More

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Looking for a little "Poet" theatre this summer? Then just a short trip west or south of the Whittier campus will meet your needs. In July, sample from either the Kingsman Shakespeare Festival in Thousand Oaks, where you can see Professor Brian Reed... More

Friday, June 13, 2008
Professor Ayesha Shaikh Honored by Social Services Commission

Ayesha Shaikh, assistant professor of psychology will be honored as one of the "Volunteers of the Year" by the City of Whittier Social Services Commission for her outstanding contribution to the InterCommunity Counseling Center (ICC). The ICC is a... More

Friday, June 6, 2008

Geoff Shepard, Whittier College trustee and alumnus (Class of 1966), will celebrate the launch of his new book, The Secret Plot to Make Ted Kennedy President: Inside the Real Watergate Conspiracy, with a talk given at the Richard M. Nixon... More

Friday, June 6, 2008

A Whittier College delegation consisting of President Sharon Herzberger, Professors Rafael Chabran, Daniel Duran, Chuck Hill, Les Howard, and Peter Reich, as well as Luz Maria Galbreath, director of the Ortiz Programs, traveled to Mexicali, Mexico... More

Tuesday, June 3, 2008

Joyce P. Kaufman, professor of political science and director of the Whittier Scholars Program, has been appointed chair of the newly-formed committee on the Status of Women for the International Studies Association (ISA). Founded in 1959, ISA is... More

Friday, May 23, 2008

 The 105th WHITTIER COLLEGE COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY took place at Memorial Stadium against the golden hillside backdrop on May 23. More than 350 graduate and undergraduate students braved gusts of wind and chilly rain for the opportunity to walk on... More

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