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Pitzer College Named a 2017-18 Top Producer of Fulbright US Scholars and Students

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Top Producer

Claremont, Calif. (February 19, 2018)—US Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and The Chronicle of Higher Education name Pitzer College a Top Producer of Fulbright US Scholars and Fulbright US Students for 2017-18. The College makes its first appearance on the most Fulbright US Scholars list, ranking  second in the bachelor’s institutions [Read More…]

February 19, 2018

Faculty Profile: Brinda Sarathy

Brinda Sarathy

If you care about homelessness in your community or if you care about access to affordable housing I see those as environmental issues.

February 15, 2018
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Professor Donald McFarlane to Explore Indonesian Volcanic Lakes with National Geographic Grant

Tri-color volcanic lakes in Indonesia

Claremont, Calif. (February 12, 2018)—The National Geographic Society has awarded Professor of Biology and Environmental Science Donald McFarlane and a team of researchers a grant to explore three acidic lakes in Indonesia. Using a small, remote-controlled, sonar-equipped boat, the scientists will map uncharted lake beds and measure the scalding, sulfuric waters on the summit of [Read More…]

February 12, 2018
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Pitzer Professor Emerita Jacqueline Levering Sullivan Publishes Third Novel, Lovesick

Lovesick book cover

Claremont, Calif. (February 09, 2018)—Pitzer College Assistant Professor Emerita of Writing Jacqueline Levering Sullivan’s third novel, Lovesick, chronicles the complexity of teenage life and the American political climate in the 1950s. The young adult novel, published by Glass Apple Press, is available in paperback and digital format through Amazon and other major book retailers. In [Read More…]

February 9, 2018
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Pitzer College Names 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award and Young Alumni Achievement Award Recipients

Michele Siqueiros ’95

Claremont, Calif. (February 2, 2018)— Each year Pitzer College recognizes two alumni for embodying Pitzer’s core values. The 2018 awardees are Michele Siqueiros ’95, the Distinguished Alumni Award (DAA) recipient, and Noreen Barcena ’09, the Young Alumni Achievement Award (YAAA) winner. Pitzer Alumni Association President Tim Campos ’10 describes both as “rock stars” in their [Read More…]

February 2, 2018

Pitzer College Campus Tour

Pitzer College Tour Video

Join a Pitzer College campus tour with student guides, Natalia and Stephen. Discover how students, faculty and staff live Pitzer’s innovative and inspiring core values: Social Responsibility; Environmental Sustainability; Intercultural Understanding; Interdisciplinary Learning and Student Engagement. Natalia and Stephen will walk you through our campus from the LEED-certified residential halls to our academic programs such as media studies, Keck Science program and environmental analysis.

February 1, 2018