President's Pen

Speeches

"Welcome Class of 2017"
President's Convocation Address
Whittier College, September 1, 2013

"Charge to the Class of 2013"
110th Commencement Address
Whittier College, May 17, 2013

"Welcome Class of 2015"
President's Convocation Address
Whittier College, September 5, 2011

"Charge to the Class of 2011"
108th Commencement
Whittier College, May 13, 2011

"Welcome Class of 2014"
President's Convocation
Whittier College, September 5, 2010

"Welcome Class of 2013"
President's Convocation Address
Whittier College, September 6, 2009

"Playing to Win: Understanding the Demands of Campus Athletics"
Plenary speech, American Council on Education's Summit: Advancing as Leaders
Atlanta, Georgia, October 30, 2008

"Welcome to Whittier College"
President's Convocation Address
Whittier College, August 31, 2008

"Top Ten Highlights of Whittier College"
Remarks, Admitted Students Day
Whittier College, April 13, 2008

"Leap Into The Dark of Your Success"
President's Convocation Address
Whittier College, September 3, 2007

"Preparing To Compete In a Flat World"
Keynote address, American Association of University Women's "Girls' Science Project"
Rio Hondo College, February 17, 2006

"Two Eyes, Two Minds"
Presidential Inauguration Speech
Whittier College, November 12, 2005

"Just Human"
Remarks from the President's Convocation 2005
Whittier College, September 4, 2005


Editorials

Guest View: "Embarrassment On The College Tour"
San Gabriel Valley Tribune, September 15, 2010

"How Old Is 'Old Enough'"
San Diego Union-Tribune, September 21, 2008

"Why I Signed The Amethyst Initiative"
Los Angeles Times, August 28, 2008

"Sharing The Wealth"
Inside Higher ED , May 2008

"When Diversity Is Tradition"
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, December 2007

"On College Rankings"
President's Corner
The Rock, Fall 2007

"Spirituality At Whittier College"
President's Corner
The Rock, Spring 2007

"Oh, The Places You'll Go"
President's Corner
The Rock, Fall 2006


Letters to the Editor

RE: "Soaring Endowments Widen Education Gap"
The New York Times, February 10, 2008


President's Blog

www.whittierpresident.wordpress.com.