Tuesday, July 12, 2016
2016 Republican National Convention logo
In a highly competitive presidential election year, three Whittier College students will have the opportunity of a lifetime to experience democracy first-hand at this summer’s presidential national... More
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Fiske logo
Whittier College is among the best 321 colleges and universities in the U.S., Canada, and U.K.  featured in the “Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017,” the publication announced this month. Compiled by... More
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Student Lounge Renovation
Whittier College students will discover this fall a renovated space on campus that will become their home-away-from-home. A place where students can hang out with friends, enjoy their lunch in a... More
Thursday, June 30, 2016
Miguel Santana, Los Angeles City Administrative Officer
Alumnus Miguel Santana ’91 has surpassed the expectations of his job as Los Angeles City Administrative Officer (CAO), and has inserted himself into the discussion of other key city issues.... More
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Cassey Ho, Whittier College alumna
Alumna and fitness guru Cassey Ho '09 opened up about the struggles she faced on her journey to YouTube stardom. Ho hosts a fitness video blog or "vlog", Blogilates, on YouTube and tweets her... More
Friday, June 3, 2016
Soil sifts through a hand
Alumni Daniel Lee ’15, Pedro Perez ‘13, William Jackson ‘11, Taylor Chin ‘11, and Michael Galbreath ’11 started cancer-related research as Whittier College students along with chemistry... More
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Aimme Real, Fulbright Award, Whittier College Class of 2016
Recently minted graduate Aimme Real Arrayga '16, has been awarded a Fulbright Award and will study immigrant women's rights in Argentina. Real was among five students from the College who were ... More
Friday, May 27, 2016
Mario Almaraz
Mario Almaraz '17, an art major, was awarded a prestigious Getty Multicultural Internship at the Center for the Study of Political Graphics (CSPG) this summer. The CSPG, located in Culver City,... More
Friday, May 20, 2016
Kieron Miller
​Kieron Miller has been appointed to vice president for enrollment for Whittier College. Prior to his appointment, Miller served as director of admission at the College since 2003 and has worked at... More
Thursday, May 19, 2016
O Henry Prize, Joe Donnelly
Visiting assistant professor Joe Donnelly’s short story “Bonus Baby” has been selected for inclusion in the O. Henry Prize Stories Collection 2016. The O. Henry Prize recognizes 20 of the best... More