Thursday, September 17, 2015
The 2015-2016 season of Whittier College's popular Inside Latin Jazz series kicked off on a high note with an insightful conversation featuring world-renowned musician Poncho Sanchez. Introducing his guest to a near full-house, Professor of Music... More
Friday, September 11, 2015
by Lightmary Flores '17
As a first-generation college student, the idea of studying abroad seemed out of reach. But, thanks to the fellowships and study abroad resources available at Whittier, I applied and was awarded a Gilman Study Abroad... More
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
As a new school year is underway, Whittier College students will notice several improvements to the residence halls and common living areas.
These upgrades are part of a strategic seven-year plan of improvements under the direction of the... More
Sunday, September 6, 2015
President's Convocation Address by Sharon Herzberger
Harris Amphitheatre, Whittier College
September 6, 2015
Albert Einstein once said, “Only two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former... More
Sunday, September 6, 2015
Whittier welcomed the Class of 2019 composed of 454 first-years and 76 transfer students who descended upon campus on September 6 for the start of New Student Orientation. This cohort is one of Whittier’s most diverse and brightest. Classes for... More
Friday, September 4, 2015
Nilanga Jayasinghe '01 doesn’t give up when the going gets tough. The Whittier College alumna is a program officer at World Wildlife Fund in Washington, D.C. where she focuses on the conservation of Asian species—particularly elephants, rhinos,... More
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Whittier College recently announced the hiring of 15 new faculty members with the start of the 2015-16 academic year.
With diverse backgrounds, the new faculty members’ areas of expertise include a wide range of fields of study such as... More
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
The LEAP Office is proud to announce the winners of the 2014-2015 Student Organization Awards, a new iteration of its previous student organization recognition programs highlighting nine of this year's most outstanding student organizations and... More
Whittier College's Men's Water Polo team will open 2015 where they finished 2014 – on top of the National Division III Top 10 Poll. Whittier joins outstanding programs such as UCLA and Brown University who also top preseason polls.
The Poets had... More
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Please remember the following important study abroad deadlines!
Spring 2016 Semester Program Application Deadline: Friday, 9/18/15
Jan Term 2016 Program Application Deadline: Friday, 9/18/15
May Term 2016 Program Application Deadline: Friday... More