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Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Joel Perez

Dr. Joel Pérez has been appointed Vice President and Dean of Students at Whittier College, following a national search. He will officially join the College in March 2015. Pérez comes to Whittier College from Seattle Pacific University, where he... More

Monday, October 20, 2014
Whittier Weekend

More than 1,000 Poets including alumni, families, and friends, participated in this year's Whittier Weekend festivities between October 17 and 19. The three-day celebration opened with an intimate Golden Anniversary brunch in honor of the... More

Friday, May 16, 2014
Fr. Greg Boyle

Seated under a brilliantly sunny sky in Whittier College's Memorial Stadium, the nearly 450 members of the class of 2014 listened attentively as humanitarian Jesuit Priest Father Gregory J. Boyle entreated them to not only “promote” justice with... More

Thursday, May 24, 2012

From HHMI News - a list of the 47 small colleges and universities awarded a four-year grant in HHMI's science education initiative.  Read it here: 2012 Grants for Baccalaureate and Master's Colleges and Universities

Thursday, May 24, 2012

From Diverse Issues in Education - Read it here: Minority-Serving Schools Targeted by Howard Hughes Medical Institute STEM Grants