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.
Meet a Pitzer Student: Olivia Campion ’20
December 3, 2019
Student-athlete Olivia Campion '20, recipient of the Jeffery Robert Frum ’12 Endowed Scholarship, talks about how Pitzer College creates a sense of community both on and off the softball field.
Meet a Pitzer Professor: Adrian Pantoja
November 21, 2019
Politics is in a constant state of change. Adrian Pantoja, professor of political studies and Chicano studies, discusses his love of navigating the current political scene with his students. “The world in politics is not static, it’s ever-changing and it’s important to adapt to that.”
David N. Pellow: Critical Environmental Justice
October 18, 2019
Professor David N. Pellow is the Dehlsen and Department Chair of Environmental Studies and Director of the Global Environmental Justice Project at the University of California, Santa Barbara where he teaches courses on environmental and social justice, race/class/gender and environmental conflict, human-animal conflicts, sustainability and social change movements that confront our socio-environmental crises and social [Read More...]
2019 Pitzer College Convocation
September 3, 2019
Pitzer College hosts Convocation for the incoming class of 2023 and new incoming students.
Meet a Pitzer Student: Jan Bragado ’20
August 14, 2019
Jan Bragado ’20, a combined major in International Intercultural Studies and Sociology with a minor in Italian studies, talks about her time as a student at Pitzer College, her experience with Pitzer's diversity program, and her continued pursuit to improve access and equity to higher education.
Meet a Pitzer Professor: Brian Keeley
July 16, 2019
Brian Keeley, Professor of Philosophy, teaches in the Philosophy, Neuroscience, and Science, Technology and Society programs at Pitzer College. His research interests include the epistemology of conspiracy theories, the philosophy of artificial life and artificial intelligence, and the sciences of sensory perception.
Meet a Pitzer Alum: Dixinyao “Moonlight” Zhu ’17
June 11, 2019
Pitzer College alumna Dixinyao (Moonlight) Zhu ’17 earned her BA degree in International Relations with a Media Studies minor. Moonlight reflects upon the pivotal role Pitzer's International Scholars Program played in developing her confidence within.