Nearly 1,000 Poets celebrated their Whittier College pride, shared memories, and made new ones at Whittier Weekend 2016.
During the homecoming festivities this past Friday through Sunday, alumni, students, family, friends, faculty, and staff ... More
How can people remain good in a corrupt and desperate world?
That's the question posed by The Good Person of Sichuan, the upcoming Whittier College student play at The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts, running from Oct. 20-23. ... More
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Whittier College welcomed hundreds of members of the Poet community to dedicate the newly renovated Science & Learning Center (SLC).
President Sharon Herzberger was joined by a member of the Whittier City Council, senior staff, faculty,... More
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Former Whittier College Men's Lacrosse Midfielder Matt Symes '16 has been drafted by the Calgary Roughnecks Lacrosse Club in the 2016 National Lacrosse League (NLL) draft.
The draft was held Monday evening in Oakville, Ontario. Symes was the... More
The College’s Office of Communications staff plans, researches, writes, and distributes messages that highlight interesting and newsworthy College information, people, and events. Topics in academic news, student news, college-wide event promotion... More
Whittier College's 2016 Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity (URSCA) Presentation Day highlighted the quality undergraduate research produced by Whittier students.
The all-day conference included simultaneous poster... More
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 15, 2015
Whittier College Executive Director of Athletics and Assistant to the President Robert Coleman has announced the hiring of Mike Neale as the New Poet Head Football Coach.
Neale comes to Whittier after successfully helping to resurrect the... More
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
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
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
The Institute for Baseball Studies delighted local Dodger fans with its latest guest lectures - a two-part evening featuring author Andy McCue and former Dodger first baseman, Wes Parker.
McCue is the author of a compelling, detailed, and... More