New Book by Pitzer Professors Provide Insights on Hillary Clinton’s Legacy
August 6, 2020
Rachel VanSickle-Ward ’99, professor of political studies at Pitzer College, has co-edited The Hillary Effect: Perspectives on Clinton’s Legacy,
a book of 40 essays, three contributed by Pitzer professors, organized around five primary dimensions of Hillary Clinton’s influence.
Pitzer and 19 Colleges and Universities Sue Federal Government Over New SEVP Guidelines
July 13, 2020
Pitzer College and 19 other high education institutions in the West have jointly filed a lawsuit against the federal government over its new Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) guidelines.
Pitzer Professor Brent Armendinger’s Book Named Poetry Award Finalist
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by Brent Armendinger, professor of English and world literature, is among five finalists for the 2019 California Book Award in Poetry.
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Miriam Merrill Named New Pomona-Pitzer Athletics Director
May 21, 2020
Pitzer and Pomona colleges name Miriam Merrill as the new director of Pomona-Pitzer Athletics. She starts July 1.
Pitzer College Students and Alumni Win Regional, National and International Fellowship Awards
April 23, 2020
In the academic year of 2019-20, Pitzer College students and alumni have been awarded prestigious national and international fellowships — from Fulbright to Watson fellowships.
Pitzer College Professor Brinda Sarathy Awarded a 2020 ACLS Fellowship
April 22, 2020
Brinda Sarathy, professor of environmental analysis and director of the Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability at Pitzer College, has been awarded a prestigious 2020 American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowship.
Research by Pitzer College’s W.M. Keck Science Professor on Genome Conflict Publishes in Leading Science Journal
April 6, 2020
A study co-authored by Patrick Ferree, W.M. Keck Science Associate Professor of Biology, has been published in the academic journal Science Advances
, a member of the prestigious Science
family of academic journals.
Pitzer College President Melvin L. Oliver Elected to National Academy of Education
March 3, 2020
Pitzer College President Melvin L. Oliver is one of 15 education scholars and the only college president nationally to be elected to membership in the National Academy of Education (NAEd) in 2020. He also serves as the only member elected from a liberal arts institution. The NAEd is a nonprofit and non-governmental organization that advances high-quality education research and its use in policy and practice.
Pitzer College Names 2020 Alumni Award Recipients and Honors Retiring Faculty
February 20, 2020
Pitzer College names Romarilyn Ralston ’14 as the College’s 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient and Steven Liang ’10 as the 2020 Young Alumni Achievement awardee. In addition, this year the Alumni Association began the tradition of honoring retiring professors, starting with Professor of International and Intercultural Studies Joe Parker for his transition to emeritus status.