News & Events

Thursday, March 6, 2008

The Nixon Fellowship program is taking full advantage of the 2008 presidential election year hubbub to bring exciting new opportunities to Whittier College students. The newly selected Nixon Fellows will attend the Republican and Democratic National... More

Thursday, March 6, 2008

Alanoud Al-Sharekh, visiting Fulbright scholar and specialist in Middle Eastern feminist literature, has joined the Whittier College faculty this spring, teaching classes on topics such as gender politics and Islam for the Department of Religious... More

Tuesday, March 4, 2008

Seasoned studio executive Tim Clott '70 will share stories and lessons learned throughout his career in the entertainment industry as the March 2008 Alumni House Distinguished Speaker.  Have you heard of popular children's programs like "Hi-5" or "... More

Saturday, March 1, 2008

Local politics will heat up the Shannon Center as the City of Whittier turns out for its first debate of this election season, slated for Tuesday, March 11, at 8a.m. Among the participating candidates vying for three city positions will be... More

Wednesday, February 27, 2008

On Saturday, March 15, the Women's Auxiliary of Whittier College presents its annual scholarship fundraiser luncheon and fashion show, "Garden of Fashion." This event will take place in Memorial Chapel at 11:30a.m.; tickets are $35 and may be... More

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

At 88, Martin Ortiz '48, director emeritus of the Center of Mexican American Affairs at Whittier College, is dealing with the effects of Parkinson's Disease. But as Bill Bell writes in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, for the man who dedicated his... More

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

In his weekly column for the Los Angeles Times, Steve Harvey pondered on the outcome of an imagined match between UC Irvine and Whittier College. "I'm not sure who I'd take in a battle between Irvine's Anteaters and the Poets of Whittier College.... More

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Aquatic sensation Manny Sanchez '08 was named SCIAC Male Swimmer of the Year after winning his sixth, seventh, and eighth career conference titles at the 2008 SCIAC Championships at the Cerritos Aquatics Center, February 21-23.

Monday, February 25, 2008

Greenleaf Gallery at Whittier College is pleased to present the upcoming exhibition by Megan and Murray McMillan, "The Listening Array." As a husband and wife artist-partnership, Megan and Murray McMillan collaborate to create videos, photographs... More

Sunday, February 10, 2008

In a letter to the editor, President Sharon Herzberger makes the case that size of endowment does not necessarily equate quality education. According to a recent article in the New York Times, (February 4, 2008; Endowments Widen a Higher Education... More


Thu, 08/21/2014 - 7:00pm
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