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President Sharon Herzberger visited Washington D.C. in early February to attend NAICU's (National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities) Annual Meeting. NAICU serves as the unified national voice of private nonprofit higher... More
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
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
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
Finals can be stressful for many students. But that doesn't have to be the end of the story! Check out these Tips for Managing Stress During Finals from the JED foundation, and better manage your stress during this semester's finals.
In this edition of the Next inSTALLment, the Health Center explores the in's and out's of Emergency Contraception including: what it is, various types, effectiveness, and potential side effects. Click here for the full edition.
Though often times of celebration and relaxation, the Holidays can also be stressful times for many college students. Increased awareness of specific stressors can help families support their college student and get them the help they need (Dr.... More
Taking a life in the US every 18 minutes, suicide is a powerful force both on and off today's college campuses. Check out this handout for warning signs, ways to be helpful, and resources.
Hailing from 21 states across the U.S. and 19 countries around the globe, the 450 newest members of the Poet Family will be arriving to Whittier on September 1 for their official welcome to campus at Orientation. Here, we take a closer look at the... More
The 12th Annual Latino Graduates Celebration kicked off 2013 Commencement Week activities, with more than 60 Whittier College students donning the traditional cap-and-gown to be formally recognized by President Sharon Herzberger on the stage of the... More