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Pitzer College Wins a 2013 APEX Award of Excellence

Redford Conservancy PostcardClaremont, Calif. (August 12, 2013) — Pitzer College Office of Communications received an APEX 2013 Award of Excellence in the Green Electronic Media category for its innovative augmented reality design for the Robert Redford Conservancy Launch Announcement postcard. The Robert Redford Conservancy Launch Announcement is a double-sided publication that integrates cutting-edge multimedia techniques within a [Read More...]
August 12, 2013
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Pitzer College Students to Present Scientific Research at National Conference

Brian Cohen PosterClaremont, Calif. (August 9, 2013)—Four Pitzer College students have been selected to give presentations at the Capstone Conference at The Ohio State University’s Mathematical Biosciences Institute (MBI).  Brian Cohn ’14, Jacob Enslein ’15, Julia Filo ’14 and (Yoni) Samuel Rubin ’15 will present findings from research projects funded by a $3.6 million grant from the [Read More...]
August 8, 2013
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Pitzer College Professor of Chemistry Awarded National Research and Teaching Honor

Pitzer Professor Katie Purvis-Roberts with student in W.M. Keck Science Department laboratoryClaremont, Calif. (August 5, 2013)—Pitzer College Associate Professor of Chemistry and Associate Dean of Faculty Katie Purvis-Roberts is one of seven outstanding undergraduate chemistry professors from across the country to receive the prestigious Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award. The award includes an unrestricted research grant of $60,000 to fund Purvis-Roberts’ research into air pollution’s chemical composition [Read More...]
August 5, 2013
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In Fragments, Pitzer Art Professor Reveals the Whole Picture

Reconstructed - Jessica McCoyClaremont, Calif. (July 31, 2013)—Pitzer College Associate Professor of Art Jessica McCoy’s latest show, Reconstructed, opens Thursday August 1 at the Square i Gallery in Claremont. McCoy is the gallery’s featured artist for the month of August. McCoy’s oil paintings often evolve from photographs she takes of a space, whether of a single room or [Read More...]
July 31, 2013
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Sagehens Women’s Water Polo Team Scores All-American Honors

Claremont, Calif. (July 16, 2013) — The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) Division III recognized members of the Sagehens Women’s Water Polo team following an outstanding season that concluded with a Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) championship. Alyssa Woodward ’15 was named to the ACWPC 2013 All-American first team. Katya Schaefer ’16 [Read More...]
July 16, 2013