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Friday, March 7, 2014
Professor Paul Kjellberg
Professor of Philosophy Paul Kjellberg has been appointed the new Hartley House Faculty Master. He and his son Ford will take up residency there in Fall 2014. Kjellberg will succeed Professor sal... More
Thursday, March 6, 2014
ElliptiGO
Whittier College athletes will soon be seen around the streets of Whittier utilizing a new and dynamic training tool– the ElliptiGO, a high-intensity, low-impact running device that can be used for... More
Sunday, March 2, 2014
Cheryl Boone Isaacs '71
With the 2014 Academy Awards telecast on Sunday, a spotlight has shone on the organization’s new president Cheryl Boone Isaacs. The veteran Hollywood marketing executive has recently been profiled... More
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Whittier College seal
Whittier College has named 232 undergraduate students to the Fall 2013 Dean's List. Undergraduate students are awarded Dean's List honors if he or she earns a 3.70 grade point average (GPA) while... More
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
NCAA
Whittier College President Sharon Herzberger has been elected to serve as chair of the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) Division III Presidents Council for 2014. She first joined the... More
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Beasts in the Apartment
English professor Tony Barnstone has published a new book of poems, Beast in the Apartment. The book is divided into five sections that include narrative poems and traditional sonnets.  According to... More
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Professor David Hunt
Philosophy professor David Hunt was recently featured in the public television program Closer to the Truth, “the definitive series on Cosmos, Consciousness and God.” The episode was filmed in Florida... More
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
Black Student Union at Whittier College
Alumnus Ja Marr Brown '95 was the keynote speaker for the 2014 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at Whittier College. Brown's inspiring talk, The Leader in You, addressed the choices that Brown made... More
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Steven Hodge ‘00
Former Whittier football player and business administration major Steven Hodge ‘00 is not lacking ambition. After years in the culinary arena, Hodge has opened his own café, Temper Chocolate Pastry,... More
Thursday, January 16, 2014
White House
Whittier College President Sharon Herzberger joined fellow higher education leaders at the White House today for a meeting with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama to discuss how to... More

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