Video: Launch of Pitzer Inside-Out Pathway-to-BA for Incarcerated Students
December 10, 2020
Video of the ceremonial “college acceptance letter” and memorandum of understanding signing event with key speakers, including Pitzer College President Melvin L. Oliver, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Superintendent Shannon Swain from the Office of Correctional Education and admitted students from CRC.
Meet a Pitzer Alum: Carlos Alvarez ’15
November 11, 2020
Carlos Alvarez ’15, a First-Gen college graduate, works as the Administrative Coordinator for Academic Affairs at Pitzer College. Carlos’ work in the Office of the Dean of Faculty and on Staff Council provides him with opportunities to support the Pitzer community. Carlos enjoys serving as a resource to Pitzer students, staff, and faculty and supporting the endeavors of his colleagues.
Meet a Pitzer Alumna: Nurjahan Boulden ’07
October 8, 2020
The following video references potential challenging content such as gun violence and is flagged for anyone who wishes to know about it in advance. As a gun violence survivor, alum Nurjahan Boulden ’07 has focused her efforts on developing a gun violence prevention and recovery program for schools and organizations across the country. If after viewing the [Read More...]
Racial Justice in Our Time: A Conversation with Activist Scholars
September 10, 2020
Watch the inaugural event of President Melvin L. Oliver’s Racial Justice Initiative which seeks to embed the study of racial violence and justice throughout our campus and curriculum.
August 18, 2020
Pitzer professors talk about why Fall 2020 is the most important semester you’ll spend at Pitzer College.
Shahan Soghikian ’80: Engaged Pitzer College Trustee
February 17, 2020
Alumnus and Trustee Shahan Soghikian '80 recalls his Pitzer experience and his perspective of the College’s — and his own — evolution through the years.
Happy Holidays from Pitzer College President Melvin Oliver
December 18, 2019
Isn't that a fantastic view? There's no place like Pitzer College this time of year. As we wrap up another exciting semester at Pitzer College. I'd like to wish you and yours a happy, healthy holiday season. And remember, the best is yet to come in 2020.
Meet a Pitzer Professor: Carmen Fought
December 17, 2019
Language is everything and everything we use language for involves linguistics. Professor of Linguistics Carmen Fought observes that in the end, differences in language are about differences in what it means to be human.
Annual Pepper Lecture: Father Gregory Boyle
December 4, 2019
Murray Pepper and Vicki Reynolds Pepper Distinguished Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series Father Gregory Boyle, SJ, is the founder of Homeboy Industries in Los Angeles, the largest gang intervention, rehabilitation and re-entry program in the world. A native Angeleno and Jesuit priest, from 1986 to 1992 Father Boyle served as pastor of Dolores Mission [Read More...]