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Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Eric Garcetti, Mayor of Los Angeles, Commencement Speaker
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will serve as Commencement Speaker at Whittier College’s 112th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 15, 2015. The celebration will take place at Memorial Stadium on... More
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Tony Barnstone, Whittier College, Professor of English
Professor of English Tony Barnstone has been awarded a 2015 Summer Stipend from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) for his study The Religion of Science and the Religion of Art:... More
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Associate Professor of Anthropology Ann M. Kakaliouras has received an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Mid-Career Fellowship entitled "Thinking the Humanities in the 21st Century" at the Whitney... More
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Steve Delgado, VP for Advancement
Steve Delgado has been appointed vice president for advancement for Whittier College. Prior to his appointment, Delgado served as director of development and alumni programs at the College. In this... More
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Mosab Hassan Yousef, 2015 Feinberg Lecturer
Mosab Hassan Yousef, Whittier College's 2015 Feinberg Lecturer and oldest son of founding Hamas leader Sheikh Hassan Yousef, captivated his audience in standing-room-only Villalobos Hall  as he... More
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Stella Gordon, Whittier College student
Whittier College students Stella Gordon '15 (Rosalind), Lauren Vau '16 (Celia), and Ruben Sanchez '18 (Charles the Wrestler and Silvius), who starred in the recent production of As You Like It,  ... More
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Freeman Hrabowski, 2015 CEC Distinguished Fellow
Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski, President of the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) was presented as the newest Center for Engagement with Communities Distinguished Fellow to recognize his... More
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Mosab Hassan Yousef, Feinberg Lecture
​Mosab Hassan Yousef, an author whose life was the subject of the documentary The Green Prince, and the autobiography Son of Hamas will be the 2015 Feinberg Lecture speaker on March 5 at 7 p.m. at... More
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
NAICU logo
President Sharon Herzberger visited Washington D.C. in early February to attend NAICU's (National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities) Annual Meeting. NAICU serves as the unified... More
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Christopher Mendoza
​Hillview Middle School Science teacher, Christopher Mendoza ’03, was named the 2013-2014 East Whittier City School District Teacher of the Year. Christopher joined the dedicated Hillview staff in... More

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