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Pitzer Student Elizabeth Weinlein ’17 to Master Chinese with State Department Critical Language Scholarship

Claremont, Calif. (March 30, 2016)—Pitzer College student Elizabeth Weinlein ’17 has been awarded a US Department of State Critical Language Scholarship to undertake intensive language study in China in summer of 2016. The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) is a fully funded summer language and cultural immersion program that aims to expand the number of Americans [Read More...]
March 30, 2016
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Pitzer Student Lillian Horin ’17 Recognized for Outstanding Research at National Science Conference

Claremont, Calif. (November 16, 2015)—Pitzer College student Lillian Horin ’17 earned a presentation award for outstanding research in physiology at the 2015 Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science conference. Horin was one of nearly a thousand undergraduate and graduate student presenters at the conference, which was held on October 29-31 in [Read More...]
November 16, 2015
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Pitzer College Student Madison Noble ’12 Receives Grant from Psychology Honor Society

Claremont, Calif. (April 27, 2012) — Pitzer College student Madison Noble ’12 received a Psi Chi Undergraduate Research Grant to fund research for her psychology honors thesis, “Effect of Mainstream Media on Body Image and Stress Reactivity in Latina Females.” A psychology and Spanish major, Noble worked with her thesis advisers, Assistant Professor of Psychology [Read More...]
April 27, 2012
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Pitzer College Sophomore Wins Collaboration Fellowship

Claremont, Calif. (September 25, 2009)—Pitzer College congratulates Marie Claire Burt ’12, recipient of a Collaboration Fellowship to attend the 2009 Opportunity Collaboration held in Ixtapa, Mexico from October 17 to 20. Burt, a political science major, has been active in nonprofit causes since high school where she founded its Amnesty International and Habitat for Humanity [Read More...]
September 25, 2009
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Pitzer College Senior Wins Three Academic Awards

Claremont, Calif. (May 5, 2009) – Pitzer College congratulates Francine Mireles ’09, who has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship, a Critical Language Enhancement Award and a Hyogo Earthquake Memorial Research Scholarship. Mireles is a major in East Asian cultural studies. While at Pitzer, she studied abroad with Pitzer in China and Pitzer Summer Study in [Read More...]
May 5, 2009
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Pitzer College Junior Awarded Robert Day Scholarship

Claremont, Calif. (April 17, 2009) – Pitzer College congratulates Melanie Gularte ’10, recipient of a 2009-2010 Robert Day Scholarship. Gularte is an economics major and the first Pitzer student to receive this honor. ““Melanie did a great job throughout the assessment process in earning her place among the 18 students chosen this year as Robert [Read More...]
April 17, 2009