Campus News and Headlines
2003-2004 Academic Year

Movie Premiere to Benefit Pitzer College's African American Scholarship Fund
August 11, 2003
Through the generosity of Paramount Pictures, proceeds from the movie premiere of "The Fighting Temptations" will support Pitzer College’s African-American scholarship fund.

Six Students Awarded Fulbrights
June 18, 2003
Six Pitzer College students have been awarded Fulbright grants to continue in their fields of study.

Professor John Rodman Dies
June 17, 2003
John R. Rodman, who came to Pitzer College in 1965 as an assistant professor of political studies and nurtured the growth and preservation of the college's unique gardens and landscaping, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease June 16, 2003.

Dean of Faculty Reappointed
May 29, 2003
Dean of Faculty Alan Jones has been reappointed for a three-year term.

Alumnus Shows No Signs of Slowing Down
May, 2003
Success. It should be measured in terms of Jesse Diaz. Not everyone can bounce back from a young life thrown off course by drugs and the constant temptations of gang life.

Student Lands Prestigious Internship
May, 2003
Vicenta Arrizon has never been outside of California. This summer that will change as she heads off to Washington, D.C., the hub of American politics, as an intern for the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute.

Photo Wall Shares Collective Experience
May, 2003
David Colman, a sophomore media studies and economics major, wanted to capture Pitzer life from many angles. About 4,000 pictures later, he had almost as many angles as there are students at the Claremont Colleges.

Exhibit Demonstrates Skill with Pottery
May, 2003
Fiona Dunbar says she created her first artwork in college. Looking at her works, it's hard to believe.

From Details to Esquire
May, 2003
Gregg Segal, with the Program in American College English, has photographs in Esquire.

Board of Friends Works in Conjunction with Intercultural and Language Education Center
May, 2003
Through the creation of the Board of Friends, the College has embarked on an effort to connect distinguished friends and alumni to this center of excellence.