Meet a Pitzer Professor: Paul Faulstich ’79, P’15
April 12, 2019 Spotlights
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.
National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies honors professor emeritus José Z. Calderón
April 5, 2019 Press Releases
José Z. Calderón, Pitzer College professor emeritus of sociology and Chicano/a and Latino/a studies, has been named the National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (NACCS) 2019 Scholar, the organization’s lifetime achievement award.
Pitzer Family Foundation Donates $3 Million to Pitzer College for Expansion of Science Program
April 1, 2019 Press Releases
The Pitzer Family Foundation (PFF) has donated $3 million to Pitzer College to support the growth and expansion of science facilities at the W.M. Keck Science Department (KSD), which is transitioning to a joint Pitzer College and Scripps College program.
Nigel Boyle Named a Fulbright Global Scholar to Research Liberal Arts Colleges in Pakistan, Vietnam and Germany
March 21, 2019 In the News
Nigel Boyle, dean of faculty and vice president for academic affairs, has been named a Fulbright Global Scholar through a senior Fulbright grant for 2019-20. Next year, he will undertake three extended research trips to Pakistan, Germany and Vietnam as part of a research project focused on new liberal arts colleges.
"Pitzer President Rejects College Council’s Vote to End Study Abroad in Israel"Chronicle of Higher Education, 03.15.19 In the News
"Pitzer President Rejects College Council Vote to Suspend Israel Study Abroad"Inside Higher Ed, 03.15.19 Press Releases
Pitzer College Names Social Justice Advocates Angela Sanbrano ’75 and Mere Abrams ’10 its 2019 Alumni Award Winners
March 13, 2019 Press Releases
Pitzer College has selected two graduates who are dedicated to creating a more just world as its 2019 Alumni Award recipients. Angela Sanbrano ’75, a champion of immigrant and refugee rights, is Pitzer’s Distinguished Alumni Award recipient. Mere Abrams ’10, a gender specialist and consultant, is the College’s Young Alumni Achievement Award winner.
Award-Winning Senegalese Film Director and Artist Moussa Sene Absa to Deliver Annual Glass Humanities Lecture
March 12, 2019 In the News
Award-winning film director, screenwriter, producer, composer and painter Moussa Sene Absa will deliver the 2019 Sandra and Stephen L. Glass Humanities Lecture at Pitzer College on April 9, 2019.
"Why We Need More STEM Students To Study Abroad"Forbes, 03.06.19 In the News
"As the likes of USC and UCLA have struggled, tiny Pomona-Pitzer has big basketball dreams"Los Angeles Times, 02.27.19