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Thursday, November 5, 2015
CAAS October Newsletter

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Ricardo Diaz, Whittier College Alumnus, Colonia Publica

Whittier College alumnus and Executive Chef Ricardo Díaz '93 is the master mind behind the culinary work in Tacoteca, Cook's Tortas, and Bizarra Capital. His latest venture, Colonia Publica in Uptown Whittier specializes in fideo (a Mexican dish... More

Monday, November 2, 2015
Homeboy Industries 5K Race

The Fearless Poets Feet Fleet a group of 38 students, faculty, and staff represented Whittier College in the 2015 Homeboy Industries Every Angeleno Counts 5K run on October 24 taking them across the LA River and back toward downtown LA. The race... More

Monday, November 2, 2015
Seth Mahler, Whittier College Alumnus, Israel Lacrosse

Alumnus Seth Mahler ‘10 was recently named the head coach for Israel's Under 19 lacrosse team. Under his leadership, the team will be competing in the 2016 Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) Men’s Under 19 World Lacrosse Championship in... More

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Preview Day

Coinciding with the College's Whittier Weekend festivities, the Office of Admission and Financial Aid hosted their annual Whittier Preview Day, one of their signature on-campus events. Approximately 300 high school students and guests visited... More

Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Whittier Weekend 2015

More than 1,000 Poets including alumni, families, students, and friends of the College participated in the 2015 Whittier Weekend festivities between October 23 and 25. The three-day celebration opened with the Golden Anniversary brunch in honor... More

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Janine Bissic, Whittier College Admissions.

For prospective students – and their families – college fairs could be an overwhelming part of the process of college admissions. But it doesn’t have to be. Associate Director of Admission, Janine Bissic shares her advice with the New York Post... More

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Waking the Green Tiger Film Poster

The programming is part of the College’s Luce Initiative on Asian Studies and the Environment During the week of November 16-20, 2015, Whittier College’s Luce Initiative on Asian Studies and the Environment (LIASE) program will host award-... More

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Science and Learning Center

The Yao Yuan Sze Foundation of Bellevue, WA, recently raised its total Science & Learning Center commitment to $1 million. The foundation’s total gift of $2.5 million will establish the Yao Yuan Sze Center for Health & Wellness at the... More

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
It's a Wonderful Life, Whittier College Theatre, Enceladus Theatre Company

Joe Landry’s adaptation of the classic holiday film, It’s a Wonderful Life, will be staged as a benefit reading for the Enceladus Theatre Company on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts at... More