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Monday, April 18, 2016
Whittier campus
Whittier College has adopted a test-optional admission policy beginning with the class of 2021, an approach that will allow prospective students to apply to the College and choose whether his/her... More
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Andrew Wallis
The WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) recently announced the election of Whittier College Professor of French Andrew Wallis as one of its new Commissioners. WCSUC is a regional... More
Thursday, April 7, 2016
marybeth gasman
The director of the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions Marybeth Gasman will engage with the Whittier College community in a discussion about diversity and higher education on April 25 at... More
Thursday, April 7, 2016
President's Luncheon
More than 100 Poet athletes were recognized for their success in the classroom at the 10th Annual President’s Club luncheon. Whittier College President Sharon Herzberger and Executive Director of... More
Monday, March 21, 2016
Maria Contreras-Sweet
Obama Cabinet Member for Entrepreneurship leads the U.S. Small Business Administration  The lead of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and President Barack Obama’s cabinet member for... More
Sunday, March 20, 2016
The Atlantic
Co-founder and chairman emeritus of DHL International Po Chung understands the benefits of a liberal arts education. Hong Kong’s dramatic shift in just a few decades from a manufacturing to a... More
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Mike Rizzo, Coach Baseball
Mike Rizzo earned his 300th victory on Friday afternoon as the Whittier College Baseball team edged the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer 8-7 at Memorial Field. Rizzo becomes the first Whittier College... More
Friday, March 4, 2016
Guilford Hall move
Guilford Hall, former home of Whittier College’s mail room and music department, embarked on a journey to Uptown Whittier this past Friday. The building was moved from its location adjacent to the... More
Friday, February 26, 2016
Economics Senior Presentations
This year’s Whittier College Department of Economics Senior Projects tackled topics ranging from the relationship between marriage and economics to financing of terrorist groups in Africa. Eleven... More
Friday, February 19, 2016
John Fitzgerald, Whittier Law School Interim Dean
John K. Fitzgerald, attorney, alumnus, and legal educator, steps into post Whittier Law School has appointed John K. Fitzgerald as the Interim Dean, effective March 1, 2016. Fitzgerald replaces... More

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