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Wednesday, May 6, 2015
2015 Honors Convocation
Whittier College students were bestowed with various honors from departments and college heads for their dedication to academics and service on Friday, April 24. Professor of Mathematics Jeff... More
Friday, May 1, 2015
Henry Luce Foundation logo
The Henry Luce Foundation has awarded Whittier College $400,000 for its project “Examining Economic Development and Environmental Sustainability in China and Its Border Regions.” This... More
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
President Herzberger, Whittier College
Whittier College was invited to participate in two national conferences due its commitment to serving underrepresented populations as well as providing an environment conducive to overall student... More
Monday, April 27, 2015
2015 URSCA, Whittier College, undergraduate research
Whittier College's undergraduate scholarship was on full display at the Annual Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity (URSCA) Day  on April 25. More than 90 Poet scholars in 14... More
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
CEC Mentor Programs, Whittier College
Whittier College’s Center for Engagement with Communities (CEC) has been awarded a $423,524 grant from the BCM Foundation to assist Professor of Political Science and CEC Director Joyce Kaufman... More
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Jessica Webster, Class of 2015
Jessica Webster ’15 has been riding horses since she was four years old and started competing at age eight. The competitiveness instilled in her at an early age has served her well during her time... More
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Devi Veysey, Whittier College, Filmmaker
​Devi Veysey ‘16, a double major in child development and theatre has always been surrounded by creative people. "My dad would carry a video camera and make home videos of us when we were growing... More
Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Ivannia Soto Hinman
Whittier College has been awarded a $120,000 grant from the California Community Foundation (CCF) to assist Associate Professor of Education Ivannia Soto Hinman with the launch of the Institute for... More
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

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