Meet Pitzer Alumna Louise Beaudette Thornton ’68
April 23, 2018
My name is Louise Beaudette Thornton and I'm from the class of 1968.
Perspectives on Colleges and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
April 16, 2018
Panel discussion followed by Q&A with Yousef Munayyer (Exec. Director of the U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights), Peter Beinart (Associate Professor of Journalism, CUNY), and Alexandra Raleigh (formerly the Middle East Program’s education coordinator for the Olive Tree Initiative).
Kevin de León ’03, Candidate for US Senate
April 10, 2018
Candidate for U.S. Senate Kevin de León hosted a campaign rally at his alma mater on April 4, 2018.
Senior Carlisle Micallef ’18 is First at Pitzer to Win a Competitive Scholarship to Attend Peking University’s Graduate Program
April 10, 2018
Claremont, Calif. (April 10, 2018)—Pitzer College student Carlisle Micallef ’18 has been awarded a Yenching Scholarship for a fully funded, 12-month, interdisciplinary master’s program in Chinese studies at the Yenching Academy of Peking University in Beijing, China. Micallef is the first Pitzer student to be selected for the highly competitive program. Micallef, who is a [Read More...]
Pitzer Senior Genevieve Kules ’18 Wins Davis Projects for Peace Award
April 9, 2018
Claremont, Calif. (April 9, 2018)—Pitzer College student Genevieve Kules ’18 has been awarded a Davis Projects for Peace prize to develop a peace garden and video production skills workshop with Native American and Quaker youth in California’s San Joaquin Valley. Pitzer sophomore Isaiah Kramer ’20 was selected as the alternate for the Davis Projects for [Read More...]
Pitzer College Names James Jorgensen as Chief of Staff and Chief Legal Counsel
April 5, 2018
Claremont, Calif. (April 5, 2018) — Pitzer College names James “Jamie” Jorgensen as the College’s chief of staff and chief legal counsel. In this vital role, Jorgensen will provide executive support and counsel; triage legal and crisis management issues for the College; and serve as a liaison and resource to the Board of Trustees. His [Read More...]
Pitzer Named Among Most LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges for 2018
April 4, 2018
Claremont, Calif. (April 4, 2018)—Pitzer College was named among the Top 20 for 2018 LGBTQ Friendly Colleges by MatchCollege.com. According to the publication, the best colleges for LGBTQ support stand out in a number of ways: “The colleges that made the list for the 2018 top colleges have created a school that supports inclusion for [Read More...]