Meditation: Research and Praxis with Professor Marcus Rodriguez

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

You are invited to a virtual lunch in Professor Andrea Scott's living room with Professor Marcus Rodriguez (Psychology) on Monday, April 27th from 12:15-1 p.m. PST. Professor Rodriguez will lead an informal discussion about his research on meditation and walk us through a brief, guided relaxation exercise. Feel free to write to Andrea Scott with […]

CANCELED – Wellness Wednesday: Summer Self-Care Planning

Scott Courtyard 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

This event has been canceled. Join MSW Interns and Dean Stephanie Hannant for self-care planning and kit building. This is the final Wellness Wednesday of the 2019-2020 academic year so expect fun surprises!

Virtual Qi Gong

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Qi Gong, Insomnia & Compassion (A Health Equity Project) With the organization Interfaith Movement For Human Integrity (IM4HI), Dr. Kathy Yep invites you to participate in a drop-in qi gong class. The goal is to teach simple practices to help people grappling with hard situations (e.g. illness, natural disasters, chronic stress, violence, imprisonment, inequities, death, […]

POSTPONED – Alumni Weekend 2020

Dear Pitzer Alumni, Due to the most recent worldwide developments regarding COVID-19, Pitzer College is transitioning to remote learning and canceling public events for the rest of the semester. Please read President Melvin L. Oliver’s March 11 message regarding this difficult decision. Additionally, the College is postponing Alumni Weekend 2020, which was scheduled for May 1-3. We […]

Pitzer@Home Faculty Art Talk

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Jessica McCoy, Room with Llewyn and Harris, 2017, watercolor on paper, 144 x 156 inches (three panels each 47 x 156 inches) Friday, May 1, 2020, 11 a.m., PST Pitzer College Professor of Art and co-curator of the 2017 Faculty Art Show, Bill Anthes is joined by Pitzer Art Field Group faculty Tim Berg and Jessica […]

Pitzer@Home: Conversation with Artists Jenny Yurshansky & Kang Seung Lee

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Tuesday, May 5, 2020, 3 p.m. PST Join us for a conversation between artists Jenny Yurshansky and Kang Seung Lee who will discuss their respective exhibitions (both 2015) and their experience working at Pitzer and engaging campus communities. Concerned with systems of inclusion and exclusion, Jenny Yurshansky: Blacklisted, a Planted Allegory explored the official terminology […]

Afro-Cuban Dances Workshop (Virtual Event)

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Wednesday, May 6 As part of Pitzer College Assistant Professor Fély Catan’s course on Afrolatinidades, there will be an online workshop conducted by Kati Hernandez, Afro-Cuban choreographer & educator. 2:45-4 p.m. Contact for Zoom link: fely_catan@pitzer.edu

2020 Senior Art Thesis Virtual Exhibition

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Please join Pitzer College Art Galleries for the 2020 Senior Thesis Virtual Exhibition NoSingleSources.com Angel Del Amor, Nicholas Endicott, Yizhen (Cassie) Li, Isabella Manson, Grace Russell, Eliza Schmidt, Sophia Silane, Kieran Silva, Cora Sperling, Ingrid Topp-Johnson, and Nancy Xing

7th Annual Academic Festival

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Pitzer 7th Annual Academic Festival will take place this coming Thursday, May 7th, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m (PST) with a lunch break between 12-1 p.m. There will be more than 15 oral presentations over Zoom for students presenting their senior theses, research projects, and creative works. There will also be over 10 student presentations with materials accessible […]

Pitzer@Home: Artist Talk with Elana Mann

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Tuesday, May 12, 2020, 3 p.m. PST Elana Mann will discuss her 2018 exhibition Instruments of Accountability. Tracing the relationship of early listening and speaking devices from the seventeenth century to those utilized by modern-day protest movements, Mann’s exhibition comprised sculptural instruments, musical scores, and a 1960s hand-crafted mega-kazoo-horn, which was on loan from the […]

POSTPONED – Commencement

Commencement Plaza 1050 N. Mills Avenue, Claremont

Pitzer College's regular spring commencement ceremony for the Class of 2020 has been postponed. In light of the need for social distancing and the risks associated with large gatherings like commencement, postponement is a necessary preventative action. Please understand that this is a postponement, not a cancellation. We intend to hold an in-person ceremony as […]

United Against Hate: A Day of Solidarity

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Presented by PEN America and the Asian American Writers’ Workshop 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. PST (Noon-6:30 EDT) PEN America and the Asian American Writers’ Workshop, alongside members of the global literary community, are holding a virtual day of solidarity to call out hate in all its heinous forms. We stand in support of Asian, Asian American, […]

Pitzer College Writing Tips and Tricks

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

We are here to help! Please join us for the opening session of Pitzer College Writing Tips and Tricks Featuring Director of the Writing Center Professor Andrea Scott Get a jump start on college writing, meet a cool professor who lives in the dorms with her family, and get to know other incoming first-year students! […]

Shifting Narratives: Using Education as a Tool for Protest and Dismantling Systemic Racism

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

During this panel discussion, speakers will examine systems of power and the ways their work shifts narratives in higher education, law and rhetoric, as well as how education can be used as a form of protesting/dismantling racism. Participants: Dr. Anna Gonzalez, VPSA & Dean of Students at Harvey Mudd College, Dr. Kundai Chirindo, Lewis and […]

Coalition Building and Organizing

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Monday June 15 1 - 2 p.m. Zoom Link: pitzer.zoom.us/j/93796889071 with Aleka Jackson, M.A.T. Doctoral Candidate for Education Policy, Organization, and Leadership with an emphasis on Diversity and Equity in Education at the University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign and Director of For The People Ms. Jackson is a master teacher, professional development facilitator, professional practitioner of culturally […]

Discussion: US Supreme Court Ruling on LGBTQ+ Rights

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Why is Monday's ruling being described as a landmark for civil rights? Join Professor Nancy Williams for a discussion about the Supreme Court case and its broad social justice implications. Professor Williams is a professor of chemistry at the W.M. Keck Science Center. Her most recent publications explore ways of fostering communities of practice in […]

Virtual Qi Gong

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Qi Gong, Insomnia & Compassion (A Health Equity Project) With the organization Interfaith Movement For Human Integrity (IM4HI), Dr. Kathy Yep invites you to participate in a drop-in qi gong class. The goal is to teach simple practices to help people grappling with hard situations (e.g. illness, natural disasters, chronic stress, violence, imprisonment, inequities, death, […]

Artist Talk: Sean Cavanaugh ’91

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Stay at Home with Pitzer Art Galleries Sean Cavanaugh, Upcountry Fractal, 2020, watercolor and gouache, 20 x 26 inches Sean Cavanaugh ’91 discusses his artistic practice and creative process to convey a sense of his daily work in the studio, starting with the initial spark of an idea to the completion of a painting. Touching […]