With the Chicago Cubs nearing the World Series, fans are holding their breath to see if the team's so-called curse is about to be lifted.
For the Cubs' faithful, there's an overlap between one's devotion to the team and religious devotion—a... More
Whittier College is welcoming hundreds of alumni, students, faculty, staff, and families to the annual Whittier Weekend and Homecoming festivities on October 21-23.
The weekend features a plethora of activities, ranging from social to athletic... More
Thursday, October 6, 2016
How has gender bias factored into Hillary Clinton's bid to become president of the United States?
On Tuesday, Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science Sara Angevine joined the Berkeley, California-based KPFA's Letters and Politics radio... 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
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Former Whittier College Men's Lacrosse Midfielder Matt Symes '16 has been drafted by the Calgary Roughnecks Lacrosse Club in the 2016 National Lacrosse League (NLL) draft.
The draft was held Monday evening in Oakville, Ontario. Symes was the... 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
Thursday, September 22, 2016
With fall officially here, aspiring college students are thinking about which schools to apply to—and Whittier College fared well in a new ranking from College Choice.
This week, the independent online publication recognized Whittier College for... More
Monday, September 19, 2016
Professor of English Wendy Furman-Adams presented the opening keynote speech for The Afterlives of Eve, a conference that dealt with Eve in art, literature, theology, Islamic Studies, quantitative biology- from Genesis to Ursula Le Guinn and... 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
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Whittier College continues to rank among the most diverse liberal arts colleges according to the 2017 U.S. News and World Report released today. With 43 percent of its students hailing from traditionally under-represented groups, Whittier College ... More