News & Events

Friday, May 3, 2013
Alumna Reconnects to African Roots

In a recent interview with the Jamaica Observer,singer and musician Kelissa McDonald '11 discussed the influence that living in Africa for three years has had on her artistic work.  According to McDonald, her time in Ethiopia and Ghana was the... More

Friday, May 3, 2013

Whittier College's Graduate Program in Education hosted the 2013 Common Core Conference last weekend. In all, 140 educators and students attended the conference's various workshops and breakout sessions. Attendees included Whittier College students... More

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Center for Collaboration with the Arts (CCA) Distinguished Artist Lisa Wolpe presented a solo performance, "Shakespeare and the Alchemy of Gender," as part of the CCA's spring art symposium.  During the theatrical performance, described as an "actor... More

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Whittier Scholars Program major Emily Baeza '13 has been selected to deliver the senior speech at Whittier College's 110th Commencement ceremony.  Baeza has been active on campus and has been involved with Raising Awareness for the Environment,... More

Thursday, April 25, 2013

 Faculty and staff members recently gathered in the library to celebrate 23 new additions to the library catalogue. Each of these book was suggested by recently tenured and promoted faculty members. Selections range form "Don Quijote de la Mancha"... More

Thursday, April 25, 2013

According to a recent study by the American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U), "It Takes More Than a Major: Employer Priorities for College Learning and Student Success," summarizes a recent survey of business and nonprofit... More

Friday, April 19, 2013

 Comedian James Adomian made The Advocate's "40 Under 40" list that identifies accomplished leaders in politics, sports, science, religion, and the arts. The magazine called the group "the architects of the next decade." In 2012, Adomian released... More

Friday, April 19, 2013

Founder and vice president of Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust (LANLT) Misty Sanford '00 was recently on campus to speak to students and receive a Poet Award for Alumni Achievement.  The LANLT is a nonprofit organization that converts blighted... More

Monday, April 15, 2013

The Whittier College men's tennis team continues to climb the Intercollegiate Tennis Association National rankings coming in at No. 19 in this week's polls.  The Poets started the year off at No. 26 and then bounced between No. 27 and No. 26 in the... More

Monday, April 15, 2013
Whittier College URSCA

Over 70 Whittier College students participated in the 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Arts (URSCA) Presentation Day. This year presenters represented more than a dozen majors and topics ranged from "The Use of Pre-... More


Sun, 08/31/2014 - 8:30am
Welcome to Whittier College!  We are very excited to join... More
Wed, 09/03/2014 - 8:00am