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Documentary Film by Pitzer College Alumni Wins Accolade Award

Claremont, Calif. (November 17, 2009) — Pitzer College alums Austin Brawner ’09, Magee Clegg ’09 and Miles McAplin ’09 received the Award of Merit by The Accolade for their documentary film, A Box with a View. Filmed in southern India during the summer of 2008, the 22-minute documentary examines the influence of cable television on the [Read More...]
November 17, 2009
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Pitzer College Athlete Named to All-SCIAC Team

Claremont, Calif. (November 13, 2009) – Pitzer College student-athlete Sarah Amos ’10 was named to the 2009 All-Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Team. Amos led the team with 328 kills, was second in digs with 329 and tallied 33 blocks. She was fourth in the conference averaging 3.34 kills per set and tenth in [Read More...]
November 13, 2009
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Sagehen Cross Country Teams Take Second in SCIAC Championships

Claremont, Calif. (November 13, 2009) – The Sagehen Cross Country men and women’s team took second place in their SCIAC Championship categories. At the men’s competition, Pitzer student athlete Hale Shaw ’12 was named to the second team SCIAC All-Conference Team. As a result of the great performances, both the men and women’s Sagehen teams [Read More...]
November 13, 2009
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Sagehen Men’s Water Polo Heads to the SCIAC Semifinals

Claremont, Calif. (November 13, 2009) — The Sagehen Men’s Water Polo Team defeated Occidental College 11-4 in the first round of the 2009 SCIAC Championships. Pitzer’s Jason Cox ’13 and teammate Ryan Balikian lead the game with three goals each. The Sagehens will play against University of Redlands in the semifinals on Saturday, November 13. [Read More...]
November 13, 2009
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Sagehen Men’s Soccer Team Wins SCIAC Championship

Claremont, Calif. (Nov 2, 2009) – The Sagehen Men’s Soccer Team captured the 2009 SCIAC Conference Championship title with a 3-1 win over Cal Lutheran. It is the team’s first conference title championship since 2004 and the first outright title since 1980. The conference title secures the Sagehens the home field advantage and the top [Read More...]
November 2, 2009
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Pitzer College Wins Two MarCom Design Awards

Claremont, Calif. (October 30, 2009) – Pitzer College received two MarCom Awards from the Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals for excellence in design. The Participant Fall 2008 issue received a Platinum Award in the category of educational institution magazine and “Welcome Week 2009” received a Gold Award in the marketing, promotion campaign or special [Read More...]
October 30, 2009
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Pitzer #1 Nationwide in Fulbright Fellowships per Thousand

Claremont, Calif. (October 26, 2009) – In 2009, Pitzer College was awarded more Fulbright Fellowships per thousand than any other college or university in the US. Pitzer College students and alums were awarded 14 Fulbright Fellowships per thousand in 2009. Rounding out the top five in per capita Fulbrights are New College of Florida (10.2), Pomona (9.9), Scripps (9.4) [Read More...]
October 26, 2009
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Research by Pitzer College Professor Cited in Irish Parliament

Claremont, Calif. (October 16, 2009) – Pitzer College Professor Nigel Boyle’s 2005 paper, FÁS and Active Labour Market Policy 1985-2004, was cited during an Irish Parliament debate on the Labour Services bill. Deputy Varadkar said: “It is unfortunate that this bill is a missed opportunity to start from scratch and examine the Labour Services Act [Read More...]
October 16, 2009