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.
Pitzer College Recognized as One of America’s Most Innovative and Best Liberal Arts Schools by U.S. News and World Report
September 10, 2018
U.S. News and World Report names Pitzer College among the country’s best liberal arts college and most innovative schools in its new 2019 Best Colleges rankings.
Pitzer College 2018-19 Lecture Series Explores Social Perception
August 30, 2018
Pitzer College’s Munroe Center for Social Inquiry (MCSI) 2018 speakers series, “Perception in a Social World: Sensing Others and Seeing Ourselves,” will illuminate what it means to be social and sentient in today’s world. Throughout the semester, prominent speakers from a range of disciplines will explore our evolving understanding of social perception.
Crafting Intercultural Connections in Vietnam
August 13, 2018
Pitzer Mailroom Supervisor and alumna Kathy Kile ’97 spent 28 days this summer volunteering in Hue, Vietnam, where the College hosts a summer study abroad partnership with Hue University.
The Princeton Review Ranks Pitzer in Top 20 for Most Active Students, Best Dorms and Campus Food
August 7, 2018
The Princeton Review has ranked Pitzer College #1 in Most Active Student Government and #2 in Most Politically Active Students in its The Best 384 Colleges 2019 Edition.
Pitzer Names Higher Education Veteran Michael Segawa as VP for Student Affairs
August 1, 2018
Following a competitive national search, Pitzer College appoints J. Michael Segawa as its new vice president for student affairs.
Chemistry Professor Aaron Leconte Awarded NSF Grant for Exemplary Teacher-Scholars
July 30, 2018
The National Science Foundation has awarded one of its most prestigious grants for early-career faculty to Associate Professor of Chemistry Aaron Leconte.
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."