Meet a Pitzer Student: Emma Saso ’19
May 7, 2019 Video
Emma Saso ’19, a biology major, talks about her time as a student at Pitzer, her work in marine science labs at Keck Science and Harvey Mudd College, and her research of deep sea corals and coral genetics.
Meet a Pitzer Professor: Paul Faulstich ’79, P’15
April 12, 2019 Video
Paul Faulstich, professor of environmental analysis, talks about his current project using digital trail cameras to observe animal behavior in the local mountains, and how that ties into helping students learn how to solve difficult socio-environmental issues that may need a different approach.
The Paper Trail: Kathleen S. Yep
December 21, 2018 Video
Learn more about Kathleen Yep, professor of Asian American Studies and Associate Dean of Faculty and Academic Affairs at Pitzer College. Through the courses she teaches and her research that focuses on health literacy and immigrant refugee elders, she teaches about social inequities
COPE-ing Skills – Bashel Lewis ’19
December 20, 2018 Video
Bashel Lewis ’19 is a trendsetter and a trailblazer. The first in his family to go to college or to apply for a passport, Lewis started a blog called COPE to document his journey at Pitzer College and his travels abroad. Through this online forum, Lewis shares both his fashion sense and his life philosophy.
Faculty Foray: Nigel Boyle, Dean of Faculty and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Ulysses (U.J.) Sofia, Dean of W.M. Keck Science
December 5, 2018 Video
Faculty Foray: Nigel Boyle, Dean of Faculty & Vice President for Academic Affairs and UJ Sofia, Dean of W.M. Keck Science discuss upcoming plans for Keck Science.
MCSI Lecture: Shannon Spaulding: How We Understand Others
December 5, 2018 Video
In this MCSI lecture, speaker Shannon Spaulding talks about mindreading and the ability to make sense of what people are thinking.
Faculty Foray: Gael Sylvia Pullen ’78 and Kebokile Dengu-Zvobgo
November 7, 2018 Video
Faculty Foray discussion about Study Abroad and Global Local Intersections with Gael Sylvia Pullen '78 and Kebokile Dengu-Zvobgo, Associate Dean, Study Abroad and International Programs
MCSI Lecture: Elizabeth A. Phelps: “Race and the brain: Insights from the neural systems of emotion and decisions”
November 6, 2018 Video
In this talk, Harvard Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience Elizabeth Phelps provides an overview of research on the neuroscience of race and emotion, focusing on implicit race attitudes that are expressed without conscious effort and control.
Faculty Foray: Halford Fairchild and Samuel Martin ’19
October 26, 2018 Video
Halford Fairchild, Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Africana Studies and Samuel Martin '19 discuss "Writing for World Peace: Students as Producers of Knowledge"
MCSI Lecture: Kristen Andrews: “Normative Cognition in Great Apes”
October 16, 2018
Drawing on primate and infant research, animal researcher Kristen Andrews offers another approach to examining the question of moral cognition in the great apes by examining the cognitive capacities required for normative thinking.