The Fletcher Jones Foundation has awarded Whittier College a grant for $147,000, over the course of three years, to establish the Fletcher Jones Foundation Undergraduate Fellows Program in Health and Science. The funding will support 20 fellowships... More
The Inside Latin Jazz series continues with world renown artist Pete Escovedo. Moderated by Grammy-winning flute soloist and music professor Danilo Lozano, the program will offer a fascinating onstage interview and musical performance. Presented by... More
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Professor of Religious Studies Joseph Price was on CR Radio today speaking about faith, American life and baseball. Price, author of Rounding the Bases: Baseball and Religion in America , joined a conversation about the relationship between America'... More
Whittier College's Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) club won a championship in the 2010 SIFE USA Regional Competition held in Orange County on March 19. Whittier competed against colleges such as Chapman University, University of Alaska, Fairbanks... More
Chester and Olive McCloskey Junior Faculty Chair in Chemistry Ralph Isovitsch, and Professor of Chemistry Devin Imoto, along with Whittier students Joshua Smith '11, Michael Galbreath '11 and Andres Villapando '11, presented collaborative student-... More
"Poets" was the correct answer on National Public Radio's popular game show program Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! this past weekend. A segment of the program, hosted by Peter Sagal, focused on unusual college mascots.
When quizzed about Whittier's... More
Dr. Luc Montagnier, 2008 Nobel Prize recipient and world renowned virologist, gave a special lecture, HIV/AIDS Research: past and prospects, to launch the new Center for Science, Health, and Policy at Whittier College. Montagnier also received an... More
With a 63 percent graduation rate, Whittier College's Latino students are outperforming their peers on a national level.
According to a new study of national college graduation data by the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), across the country,... More
Nevada businessman and Whittier graduate Doug Booth was named the Reno Gazette-Journal's 2010 Entrepreneur of the Year. Booth is the co-owner of Buckbean Brewing Co. based in Reno.
Buckbean, established in 2008, is a microbrewery that distributes... More
Whittier College's Hispanic Student Association and MEChA present AMIGOS— a celebration of Latino culture with student performances, live music, and food from various Latin American countries on Friday, March 19, 6:00 p.m. in the Ruth B. Shannon... More