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The Princeton Review Ranks Pitzer #1 for Making an Impact

The Princeton Review has ranked Pitzer College as #1 among the Top 20 Best Schools for Making an Impact (Private Schools) on the Best Value Colleges 2022 rankings. The Making an Impact rankings were based on student survey responses to questions about community service opportunities, student government, sustainability efforts, and on-campus student engagement.
April 26, 2022
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Three Pitzer College Students Earn Critical Language Scholarships

Ariel KivelaThree Pitzer College students have been accepted into the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program to study Mandarin Chinese. A program of the US Department of State, CLS is a summer study abroad opportunity for American college and university students to learn languages essential to America’s engagement with the world.
April 22, 2022
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Pitzer Student Namlhun Jachung ’24 Earns SCIAC Water Polo Newcomer of the Year

Namlhum Jachung '24Pitzer College first-year student Namlhun Jachung ’25 earned SCIAC Newcomer of the Year as the Pomona-Pitzer Women's Water Polo team dominated All-Conference Awards with five First Team All-SCIAC selections. Other major award winners included Zosia Amberger (PO’25), who won SCIAC Defensive Athlete of the Year, and Alex Rodriguez, who earned SCIAC Coaching Staff of the Year.
April 22, 2022
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Professor Alicia D. Bonaparte Speaks about Birth Justice at UCSF Reproductive Health Program

Pitzer College Associate Professor of Sociology Alicia D. Bonaparte will deliver a virtual talk, “Black Birth ≠ Black Maternal Mortality: Using Birth Justice to Resist Pathology Narratives about Black Birthing Experiences,” for the Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health (ANSIRH) on Thursday, April 21. Based at the University of California, San Francisco, ANSIRH is a research program that informs the most pressing debates on reproductive health, rights, and access.
April 20, 2022
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Pitzer College Seniors Kenneth Butler ’22 and Benjamin Sievers ’22 Win Napier Awards to Support Social Change Initiatives

Pitzer College seniors Kenneth Butler ’22 and Benjamin Sievers ’22 both aspire to use their Pitzer educations and personal experiences to help create a more just world. On April 9, they each received a Napier Award for Creative Leadership to do exactly that. The awards are part of the Napier Initiative, an intergenerational mentoring program born from a partnership between Pilgrim Place senior community and The Claremont Colleges.
April 14, 2022