Practicing Allyship in Cross-Cultural Relations

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Join Pitzer Professor of Global Studies (formerly International and Intercultural Studies) Joe Parker to discuss various models for working across cultural and racial differences to support social groups deeply affected by inequity and injustice. We will examine common pitfalls in ally practices and explore resources for strengthening listening skills, following the leadership of Black and […]

The Struggle for Black Liberation

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Speakers Robyn C. Spencer, Associate Professor of History, Lehman College https://robyncspencer.com/ Omar Wasow, PhD, Assistant Professor of Politics, Princeton University www.omarwasow.com brontë velez, Creative Director, Lead to Life: A People’s Alchemy for Regeneration https://www.leadtolife.org/ Via Zoom: https://pitzer.zoom.us/j/92168068070 Hosted by the Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability at Pitzer College and the Justice Education Program. […]

Pitzer College Trivia Game!

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Did you ever wonder about… Where the Pitzer time capsule is buried? The oddest independent study proposal? The strangest request made in the Duplicating office? And what about the age-old question of campus nudity? Find out the answers to these questions and more in a competitive trivia game. Test your knowledge of Pitzer history and […]

Pitzer@Home Presents Living More Sustainably

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Joe Parker, professor of Critical Global Studies, will discuss how we can rethink what sustainability means, evaluate our carbon footprint, and take concrete steps to develop lifestyles that could help us avoid climate catastrophe. This workshop will focus on local and global actions that individuals and families can take and provide a variety of resources […]

Learning to Sew for Others in the Global Pandemic

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Are you ready to learn how to support your communities, frontline essential workers, and/or Auntie Sewing Squad in the time of COVID 19 and health inequities? Pitzer Asian American Studies Professor Kathy Yep invites you to a workshop with Dr.Grace Yoo and her students (Asian American Studies, San Francisco State University). They will discuss contributing […]

Partner Spotlights: Issues Confronting Communities

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Join us for this panel discussion and learn about the community partners of the Community Engagement Center and their work. How are current events such as COVID, police brutality and elections affecting their work? What strategies are they are using to adapt to new needs? What programmatic resources do these organizations need to reach their […]

Alumni Artist Talk: Kathleen Ryan ’06

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Join us for a conversation with Los Angeles-born, New York-based sculptor Kathleen Ryan ’06. Ryan, who studied archaeology and art at Pitzer. She received an MFA from UCLA's art program, where she studied under noted sculptor Charles Ray. Her recent exhibition Bad Fruit, presented at François Ghebaly in Los Angeles, February 15 – March 29, […]

Mindful Tuesdays Lecture Series: Planning for College Amid Uncertainty

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

PITZER@HOME PRESENTS: MINDFUL TUESDAYS LECTURE SERIES: PLANNING FOR COLLEGE AMID UNCERTAINTY WITH MARCUS RODRIGUEZ Tuesday, July 7, at 1 p.m. Join the discussion as Assistant Professor of Psychology Marcus Rodriguez explores how to access coping skills to help facilitate the transition to college life in the midst of change. Professor Rodriguez is a clinical psychologist […]

Panel: Radicals of Pitzer College

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

We invite faculty, staff, returning and incoming students, alumni and families to a special panel, "Radicals of Pitzer College." Years before #Blacklivesmatter came into being, one of our professors took on the issue of police brutality directly. Another organized farmworkers with Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta. Today, faculty are combating the Prison Industrial Complex and […]

Alumni Artist Talk: Steven Liang ’10

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

"Narratives of Resistance: Scripted and Documentary Hybrids as a Model of Film Production for Social Change" Steven Liang's narrative and documentary films center on the lives of those occupying intersectional identities—Queer, Latinx, Undocumented, Asian American, Incarcerated. In this talk, Steven will showcase clips from his work and discuss his community-based model of film production for […]

Presentation: Advising and Academic Planning

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

https://pitzer.zoom.us/j/92596090451 In this session, Professor of Philosophy Brian Keeley and First Year Seminar Director Sarah Gilman will offer a basic presentation and overview of how academic planning and advising work at Pitzer, offering needed information as you prepare to start your Pitzer journey. https://www.pitzer.edu/academics/first-year-seminar/seminars/

Faculty Zoom Office Hours, July 22

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

#PitzerNow Faculty Info Sessions! Drop in to talk to a real live Pitzer College professor! Share your questions, concerns and excitement. Our faculty are eager to share their thoughts and ideas with students and their families about the fall semester. Faculty from many fields are hosting hour-long sessions in which students and families with questions […]

Racial Cruelty: A Critique of Police Violence

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

A conversation with Professor Munia Bhaumik, Emory University and Wilfrido Batista '21 ZOOM: Join Zoom Meeting - https://pitzer.zoom.us/j/93509176162 Professor Munia Bhaumik's research focuses on literature and philosophy, centering on the question of noncitizen rights. As a scholar, she draws upon literature and philosophy to re-configure concepts of social justice, equality, democracy, and citizenship. Her writings and […]

General Forum on Teaching

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

General Forum on Teaching: Come Learn About Your Future in the Classroom This Fall Semester Meet professors Michelle Berenfeld (classics), Darin Brown (psychology), Carmen Fought (linguistics), Maya Federman (economics), Jemma Lorenat (math), and Andre Wakefield (history). Each professor will speak for 5-7 minutes about their upcoming teaching at Pitzer, and about why this fall is […]

Faculty Zoom Office Hours, July 23

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

#PitzerNow Faculty Info Sessions! Drop in to talk to a real live Pitzer College professor! Share your questions, concerns and excitement. Our faculty are eager to share their thoughts and ideas with students and their families about the fall semester. Faculty from many fields are hosting hour-long sessions in which students and families with questions […]

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, […]

Elections, Prison Education and Community Partners in Fall 2020

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

Elections, Prison Education, and Community Partners in Fall 2020: How to Leverage Online Classes for Social and Political Change This panel will explore community engagement and civic engagement opportunities, including profiling our inside out program. Included are professors Nigel Boyle (IGLAS director), Adrian Pantoja (Political Studies/Chicano Studies), Tessa Hicks Peterson (Urban Studies), and Kathy Yep […]

Faculty Zoom Office Hours, July 24

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

#PitzerNow Faculty Info Sessions! Drop in to talk to a real live Pitzer College professor! Share your questions, concerns and excitement. Our faculty are eager to share their thoughts and ideas with students and their families about the fall semester. Faculty from many fields are hosting hour-long sessions in which students and families with questions […]

Writing Tips & Tricks

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

What does writing look like at Pitzer College? Why is it such a transformative space within a social justice-oriented education? And what advice do faculty have to offer about the same? Join the Writing Center and current Writing Fellows in a discussion where you will get a chance to ask your questions about writing, meet […]

PRAXIS in a Pandemic

Virtual Event 1050 North Mills Ave, Claremont

PRAXIS in a Pandemic: How we will teach you art, photography, media studies, language and science in your living room Meet with professors Juanita Aristizábal (Modern Languages), Tim Berg (art), Ruti Talmor (Media Studies), Tarrah Krajnak (photography) and Sarah Budischak (Biology) and learn about their innovative teaching plans for Fall 2020. https://pitzer.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrc-Ctpj4pHdKCs2HLngp7Q-3dfrzSv7b1