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 Professor Brent Armendinger’s Book Named Poetry Award Finalist
Street GlossJuly 10, 2020
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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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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.
Redford Conservancy Director Brinda Sarathy Awarded Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship
February 19, 2020
Pitzer College Professor of Environmental Analysis and Director of the Director of the Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability, has received a Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship to conduct her research “Best Practices in Municipal Solid Waste Management: A Case Study from Kodaikanal, India” over the 2020-21 academic year.
Pitzer Professor Phil Zuckerman Authors Seventh Book on Sociology and Secularity
July 25, 2019
Claremont, Calif. (July 25, 2019)—Pitzer College Professor Phil Zuckerman’s seventh book, What It Means to Be Moral: Why Religion is Not Necessary for Living an Ethical Life (Counterpoint Press) will be released on September 20, 2019. Zuckerman teaches sociology and founded the secular studies program at Pitzer College In What It Means to Be Moral: [Read More...]
National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies honors professor emeritus José Z. Calderón
April 5, 2019
José Z. Calderón, Pitzer College professor emeritus of sociology and Chicano/a and Latino/a studies, has been named the National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (NACCS) 2019 Scholar, the organization’s lifetime achievement award.
Nigel Boyle Named a Fulbright Global Scholar to Research Liberal Arts Colleges in Pakistan, Vietnam and Germany
March 21, 2019
Nigel Boyle, dean of faculty and vice president for academic affairs, has been named a Fulbright Global Scholar through a senior Fulbright grant for 2019-20. Next year, he will undertake three extended research trips to Pakistan, Germany and Vietnam as part of a research project focused on new liberal arts colleges.
Mother Nature’s Signal Flares
July 27, 2018
Char Miller ’75 teaches in the Environmental Analysis Program at Pomona College. In this piece for the Spring/Summer 2018 Participant, he writes, "My first brush with the life-threatening nature of western wildfires came on a sizzling-hot day in October 1973."