College Factual Names Pitzer College Among 2019 Most Diverse
February 14, 2019
Pitzer College is ranked #56 out of 2,238 colleges and university for diversity, placing the College in the top five percent of all schools in the country. Pitzer was also ranked #9 among colleges in California.
Pitzer College Named a Top Producer of Fulbright US Students and Scholars
February 13, 2019
Pitzer College has been included on the list of US colleges and universities that produced the most 2018-19 Fulbright US Students and Fulbright US Scholars.
Writer Mark Arax Explores California Water Issues in Pitzer College’s 2019 Sullivan Lecture
January 23, 2019
Claremont, Calif. (January 23, 2019)—Award-winning journalist and California water historian Mark Arax will deliver the 2019 John D. Sullivan Memorial Lecture at Pitzer College on February 15. Drawing on his forthcoming book, The Dreamt Land: Chasing Dust and Water Across California, Arax will explore California’s complicated relationship to water, ranging from the state’s century-old water [Read More...]
Pitzer College Alumnus Alfredo Valencia ’14 Explores Groundbreaking Cancer Research in New Article
January 23, 2019
Claremont, Calif. (January 23, 2019)—Pitzer College alumnus and Harvard University graduate student Alfredo “Freddy” Valencia ’14 co-authored a review article for the 20th anniversary edition of the journal Nature Cell Biology. Valencia’s article, “Chromatin regulatory mechanisms and therapeutic opportunities in cancer,” was commissioned by Nature Cell Biology, which is published by the same company that [Read More...]
Sesshu Foster and Arturo Ernesto Romo to Deliver Pitzer College’s 2019 Pepper Distinguished Artists Lecture
January 18, 2019
Claremont, Calif. (January 18, 2019)—Poet Sesshu Foster and artist Arturo Ernesto Romo will discuss artistic collaboration, living an independent artist’s life and the role of arts in community building in their talk “Recent Rupture Radio Hour (The East L.A. Dirigible Tapes)” at Pitzer College on February 5. Foster and Romo are Pitzer’s 2019 Murray Pepper and Vicki [Read More...]
Pitzer College Ranked #8 by College Consensus as a Top Innovative College for 2018
November 6, 2018
College Consensus released its 50 Underrated Colleges Doing Great Things, which ranks Pitzer College #8 in the country for academic innovation.
Pitzer College’s Robert Redford Conservancy Wins Design Award for Sustainability
November 1, 2018
The Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability at Pitzer College and the design team at Carrier Johnson + CULTURE were recognized with an American Institute of Architects (AIA) Los Angeles Design Award in the category for sustainability (COTE LA).
Pitzer College Ranks #7 on Princeton Review’s Top 50 Green Colleges
October 17, 2018
Pitzer College ranks #7 in The Princeton Review’s “Top 50 Green Colleges” list and was named one of the 399 most environmentally responsible colleges in The Princeton Review Guide to 399 Green Colleges: 2018 Edition.
Pitzer’s Redford Conservancy Speaker Calls for a Climate Justice Movement
October 5, 2018
The Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability at Pitzer College presents "People on the Move: Organizing for Climate Justice," a lecture by political scientist Dr. Hahrie Han.
Artist Elana Mann’s Sculptural Instruments Play with Ideas of Protest, Politics and Performance in New Pitzer College Art Galleries Exhibition
September 17, 2018
Instruments of Accountability at the Pitzer College Art Galleries is the largest solo exhibition of artist Elana Mann's interdisciplinary and interactive work to date.