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Pitzer College Wins Two Education Advertising Awards

Claremont, Calif. (April 1, 2010) — Pitzer College received two Educational Advertising Awards from Higher Education Marketing Reports. The “Welcome Week 2009” materials, designed by Stephanie Guerra, received Silver in the Imprinted Materials category. The “Congratulations” admissions envelope, designed by Gabriela Contreras, was recognized with a Merit Award. The Educational Advertising Awards is the largest [Read More...]
April 1, 2010
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Pitzer College Named to the 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Claremont, Calif. (March 2, 2010) — Pitzer College was named to the 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service. Through the Pitzer College Center for California Cultural and Social Issues (CCCSI,) Pitzer students donate over 100,000 hours annually to local and global organizations. Students work in [Read More...]
March 2, 2010
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Pitzer College Alumna Nominated for James Beard Award

Claremont, Calif. (February 24, 2010) – Pitzer College alumna Jenn Louis ’93, owner and chef of Lincoln Restaurant in Portland, OR, was named a semifinalist for 2010 Best Chef Northwest by the James Beard Foundation. Louis, with her husband David Welch, opened Lincoln Restaurant in 2008, where they use seasonal ingredients to create simple, elegant [Read More...]
February 24, 2010
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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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Pitzer College Wins Two Awards from University and College Design Association

Claremont, Calif. (August 25, 2009) — Pitzer College’s Office of Public Relations received two awards from the University and College Design Association (UCDA)’s 39th Annual Design Competition. Awards will be handed out on Sunday, October 4, 2009 during the 39th UCDA Design Conference in Seattle, Washington. The 2008 Report Excellence, designed by Gabriela Contreras, received [Read More...]
August 28, 2009