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Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Carolyn Mukai '13

Carolyn Mukai  Student of Naturopathic Medicine Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine, British Columbia, Canada Major: ChemistryMinor: Studio Art Which activities did you participate in at Whittier? I was a member of the women's lacrosse... More

Monday, January 11, 2016
Puerto Rico

The study abroad experience has long been a hallmark of the liberal arts curriculum and a rite of passage for many American undergraduates. In addition to the traditional semester-long experience, Whittier College offers student the opportunity to... More

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Katy Collier '06 in her studio

Katy Collier '06 Artist and Educator Self-employed   Major: Art What first attracted you to Whittier? I didn't really know what I wanted from a school when I applied to college. I applied to a couple art schools, some larger universities,... More

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
After Whittier - Kyrah Reddey '11

​Kyrah (Leal) Reddey '11 Fine Art Department Manager Michaan's Auctions  Majors: Art History and History Minor: French  Which activities did you participate in at Whittier? I was President of Phi Alpha Theta and was active in Art Department... More

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Alumni Spotlight - Simone Weinstein-Grossman '12

Simone Weinstein-Grossman '12 Co-Owner and Manager Taxidermy to Little Dame LLC  Major: Studio Art Which activities did you participate in at Whittier? I was Co-President of the Art Club. What first attracted you to Whittier? To be... More

Tuesday, December 22, 2015
Alumni Spotlight: Katie Jenkins-Moses

Katie Jenkins-Moses Master of Fine Arts Student San Francisco Art Institute   Majors: Studio Art, Political ScienceMinor: History Which activities did you participate in at Whittier? The Quaker Campus, Media Council, Tutor for CAAS, Omicron... More

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Preview Day

Coinciding with the College's Whittier Weekend festivities, the Office of Admission and Financial Aid hosted their annual Whittier Preview Day, one of their signature on-campus events. Approximately 300 high school students and guests visited... More

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Whittier College, Title V Grant

The award will significantly increase the College’s capacity for STEM learning and research The Department of Education’s Title V, Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program has awarded Whittier College a $2.6M grant to enhance STEM (Science,... More

Monday, September 28, 2015
Students at Helping Hands Day

More than 100 Whittier College students, alumni, staff, faculty, and administrators rolled up their sleeves on Saturday, September 26 and participated in the 21st annual Helping Hands Day. Participants gathered in the Campus Center for breakfast... More

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Peace Day

Whittier College and Broadoaks School students joined people across the world in celebrating the United Nations International Day of Peace. An annual tradition on the Whittier College campus, the celebration of peace was led by children from The ... More