Meet a Pitzer Alum: Carlos Alvarez ’15
November 11, 2020
Carlos Alvarez ’15, a First-Gen college graduate, works as the Administrative Coordinator for Academic Affairs at Pitzer College. Carlos’ work in the Office of the Dean of Faculty and on Staff Council provides him with opportunities to support the Pitzer community. Carlos enjoys serving as a resource to Pitzer students, staff, and faculty and supporting the endeavors of his colleagues.
Meet a Pitzer Alumna: Nurjahan Boulden ’07
October 8, 2020
The following video references potential challenging content such as gun violence and is flagged for anyone who wishes to know about it in advance. As a gun violence survivor, alum Nurjahan Boulden ’07 has focused her efforts on developing a gun violence prevention and recovery program for schools and organizations across the country. If after viewing the [Read More...]
Shahan Soghikian ’80: Engaged Pitzer College Trustee
February 17, 2020
Alumnus and Trustee Shahan Soghikian '80 recalls his Pitzer experience and his perspective of the College’s — and his own — evolution through the years.
Meet a Pitzer Professor: Carmen Fought
December 17, 2019
Language is everything and everything we use language for involves linguistics. Professor of Linguistics Carmen Fought observes that in the end, differences in language are about differences in what it means to be human.
Meet a Pitzer Student: Olivia Campion ’20
December 3, 2019
Student-athlete Olivia Campion '20, recipient of the Jeffery Robert Frum ’12 Endowed Scholarship, talks about how Pitzer College creates a sense of community both on and off the softball field.
Meet a Pitzer Professor: Adrian Pantoja
November 21, 2019
Politics is in a constant state of change. Adrian Pantoja, professor of political studies and Chicano studies, discusses his love of navigating the current political scene with his students. “The world in politics is not static, it’s ever-changing and it’s important to adapt to that.”
Meet a Pitzer Student: Jan Bragado ’20
August 14, 2019
Jan Bragado ’20, a combined major in International Intercultural Studies and Sociology with a minor in Italian studies, talks about her time as a student at Pitzer College, her experience with Pitzer's diversity program, and her continued pursuit to improve access and equity to higher education.
Meet a Pitzer Professor: Brian Keeley
July 16, 2019
Brian Keeley, Professor of Philosophy, teaches in the Philosophy, Neuroscience, and Science, Technology and Society programs at Pitzer College. His research interests include the epistemology of conspiracy theories, the philosophy of artificial life and artificial intelligence, and the sciences of sensory perception.
Meet a Pitzer Alum: Dixinyao “Moonlight” Zhu ’17
June 11, 2019
Pitzer College alumna Dixinyao (Moonlight) Zhu ’17 earned her BA degree in International Relations with a Media Studies minor. Moonlight reflects upon the pivotal role Pitzer's International Scholars Program played in developing her confidence within.
Meet a Pitzer Student: Emma Saso ’19
May 7, 2019
Emma Saso ’19, a biology major, talks about her time as a student at Pitzer, her work in marine science labs at Keck Science and Harvey Mudd College, and her research of deep sea corals and coral genetics.