Tuesday, November 8, 2016
It’s said—by adorable children in classic American film—that every time a bell rings, an angel gets its wings. And just as assuredly, It’s a Wonderful Life, A Live Radio Play returns to the Whittier College stage to delight audiences with its... More
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
Friday, September 23, 2016
Location, location, location. This may still ring true for real estate, but location is no longer a barrier for internship opportunities. Virtual internships are the wave of the future – and Hawaii native Bryceton Scurr ’19 is riding that wave as... More
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
There could be a habitable planet in the star system closest to our own, a discovery owed in part to a Whittier College physics graduate.
Chris Marvin ’09 recently co-authored a paper, published last month in the scientific journal Nature, about... More
More than 100 Whittier College students were recognized for their dedication to academics, service, and leadership at the 2016 Spring Honors Convocation held at the Graham Athletics Center last month.
The event acknowledged graduate and... More
Joyce Kaufman has sparked intellectual dialogue about political science in her Whittier College classrooms for more than 30 years. She's inspired students with her passion, cultivated dedicated scholars through her curriculum, and served as a role... 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
Friday, February 26, 2016
Scientific discussion and simulations of gravitational field waves were in full display at Whittier College's Physics Club event hosted on February 22 at Hartley house that honored the recent the recent discovery of gravitational waves in space by... More