Pitzer Spotlights

Pitzer Spotlights 2005-2006 Academic Year

Fulbright Fellowships

Casey Scieszka '06: Pitzer's First Fulbright to Mali

Pauline J. Yao '93, Fulbright to China

Traci Kutaka ‘06, Fulbright Teaching English as a Foreign Language in South Korea

Kathleen Brooks '06, First Fulbright Representative to Bosnia-Herzegovina: Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Katrina Sitar '06, First Pitzer College Fulbright to Moldova

Michelle Swanson Lightfoot ‘06, Fulbright Teaching Assistantship to Spain

Raumene Rahatzad '06, Pitzer's First Fulbright to Azerbaijan

Sabrina Dence '06, Fulbright to Panama

Yvonne Hong '05, Fulbright to Turkey

Patrick Leue '06, Fulbright to Venezuela

Kate Sherwood '06, Fulbright to Thailand

Chris Burwick '06, Fulbright to Germany

Bianca Barragan '06, Fulbright Teaching Assistantship to South Korea

Blair McGregor ’06: Fulbright to South Korea Strives for Mutual Understanding

Veronica Briggs '02, Fulbright Indonesia Teaching Internship

Alex Page ’06 Receives Fulbright to Teach English in South Korea

Rainbow Chung '06, Pitzer’s First Fulbright to China

August 2006

Luis Martinez '86: Chair, Harvard’s Journal of Hispanic Policy

Jackeline Martinez '08 Kemper Scholar

Mauricio Pantoja '08 City of Chicago Mayoral Fellow

Jessice Rowley '05 Awarded Jumpstart Pearson Teacher Fellowship

July 2006

Garett Staley '06 Awarded Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Scholarship

Makiko Harada ’97 Named Mover & Shaker by Newsweek Japan

To Paul Hubler '86 Public Service = Satisfaction

Elise Carlson '03: From Fulbright to Foreign Affairs Officer

June 2006

Lisa Lieberman ’71: A Legacy of Care

Hannah Locke ’07 Selected for Women of Color Leadership Institute

Micah Adam Cohen '02: One of "20 under 30"

Sandra Gonzalez '09 Awarded Kemper Scholarship

Dan Bendett '06: Rotary International Ambassadorial Scholarship to China

Nancy Castillo '05 Awarded Coro Fellowship

April 2006

Professor Jesse Lerner Awarded Fulbright-Garcia Robles Fellowship

Men’s and Women’s Rugby Teams Compete in National Championships

Bristol Exchange Student Tim Crouch Values Cultural Differences

First-year Zachary Miller’s Script Picked Up By Paramount Pictures

March 2006

Matt Berry ’07 Study Abroad Project Research Published

Robin Kramer ’75 to Receive Remarkable Woman Award

Professor John Norvell Awarded Fulbright to Brazil

February 2006

Chef Alan Jackson ’90 Caters SAG

Gioia Pedrini ’09 Publishes Book of Poetry

Todd Grinnell ’98 One of The Four Kings on NBC's Prime Time Line Up

January 2006

Elysa Vargas ’06 Teaching for America

Lexi Spencer-Notabartolo’07 Wins Internship to NATO Headquarters in Brussels

Dana Levin ’87 Wins Prestigious Poet Award

December 2005

Chikara Kurahashi ’00: An Alumnus Who Knows a Little Something about Hip Hop

Students Share their Experiences at Pitzer College's Second International Symposium

Kirsten Grønbjerg ’68 Lifetime Achievement Award

November 2005

Irwin Lee ’06 Knows the Finer Points of Learning

Three Valleys Supports Green Building

Becky May ’06: A Balance of Academics and Athletics

Professor Dan Segal, Invited Scholar

Tisa Read ’94 Sports Hall of Fame Inductee

Renee Plaza ’07 Shares the Priceless: Her Time

October 2005

Professor Norma Rodriguez and Emily London '06: Amazing Teacher, Amazing Student

Jessica Arciniega ’97 Housing Advocate for Farmworkers

Lisa Rojas ’07 Implements Local Recycling Program

September 2005

Dan Bendett ’06 Soccer Standout

Professor Barry Sanders Awarded Fulbright to Greece

Luke Lynch ’04 Hopes to Premier Documentary Film at Sundance

Leda Martins Receives NSF Grant to Research in the Amazon

Nancy Campos ’09 Awarded Latino Health Scholarship

Matthew Waldeck ’06 the True Meaning of Student-Athlete

Professor Phil Zuckerman Book Published in Iran