Faculty Zoom Office Hours, July 29

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#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 […]

Keck Science Town Hall

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How are you going to take science classes online? With the Colleges’ move to online classes for the fall, you may have questions about what Keck Science will be doing. Plan on attending the Keck Science town hall Zoom meeting for our returning students 1 – 2 p.m. on Friday, July 31. We look forward to […]

Medicalizing Blackness: A Conversation with Rana Hogarth

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Public event that is part of PZ HIST 065. Professor Rana Hogarth will answer questions from HIST 065 students about her book, Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780-1840 (UNC Press, 2017). The event begins at 12:45 p.m.

Special Majors Information Session

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Are you planning to declare a special major? if so, you must attend an information session prior to submitting your declaration form. A special majors information session will be held on Friday, October 9th, 10:30 AM (PST) on Zoom. The session will be available through the following link:  https://pitzer.zoom.us/j/92037757667 More information about special majors: The Guidelines for […]

Talk: Navigating Belonging

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Navigating Belonging: Latinx Undocumented Young Adults in Welcoming and Hostile Destinations Navigating Belongings captures the compelling stories of Latinx undocumented young adults growing up and living in two distinct socio-political contexts, California and Georgia. This talk is about how undocumented young adults in these two contexts navigate the pathway to and through adulthood, and the role of state […]

MCSI Lecture: The Divine Attributes in Early Islamic Theology

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Friday, November 13, 12 Noon (PST) https://pitzer.zoom.us/j/85125915518 Early Islamic theologians explored various strategies for articulating the nature and attributes of God.  In every case, a set of methodological conditions had to be navigated: the evidence from the Qurʾan, to be sure, had to be accommodated, but a series of increasingly complicated logical concerns also determined […]

Talk: Enhancing Student Parent Success in Higher Education

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Brianne A. Dávila ’04, Associate Professor of Sociology, CalPoly Pomona Tuesday, November 17, 9:15-10:30 PST https://pitzer.zoom.us/j/86346798256?pwd=dVU5SW1Fb3l5WUxnMFJXOFN1OGVDUT09 Although limited research exists that explores student parents’ struggles and strengths, most of the research comes from two-year institutions (Gault, Noll, & Reichlin, 2016). There is limited information on the experiences of student parents in four-year institutions. At Cal […]

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Summer Session Registration

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2021 Session Dates One six-week session: May 24-July 2. All classes will be held online. 3+1 Enrollment Registration: March 1 Open registration: Begins March 15 Who May Apply Summer Session at Pitzer is open to current students of The Claremont Colleges in good standing at their respective colleges and qualified students in good standing at […]

Glass Humanities Lecture: Ishion Hutchinson

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Please note date and time: Wednesday, April 14, 12:30-1:30 p.m. “Little Music: a listening” A reading and comments by Ishion Hutchinson Ishion Hutchinson is the author of two poetry collections […]

8th Annual Pitzer Academic Festival

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The Pitzer College 8th Annual Academic Festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (PST) with a lunch break between 12-1 p.m. There will be presentations over Zoom for students presenting their senior theses, research projects, and creative works. There will also be student presentations with materials accessible on Sakai with Q&A forums […]

Summer Session

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Summer Session at Pitzer is an outstanding opportunity for students to continue and enrich their education in a rigorous academic atmosphere distinct from the traditional school year. Students may choose from an extensive slate of undergraduate courses offered across the curriculum during an intensive six-week session. All courses are taught by Claremont Colleges faculty and […]

The Mike Brown Rebellion: A Conversation w/ Hip Hop Artists Rebel Diaz

Fletcher 106 CA

As a part of our survey course Critical Global Studies 67: Resistance to Monoculture, this week the Hip Hop artists join us in dialogue about grassroots politics and uprising. They will be sharing their experience in Ferguson during the anti-police popular uprising in response to the killing of Mike Brown, one of the catalysts for […]

Screening: Wajib (“Duty”) and Conversation with Director Annemarie Jacir ’96

Benson Auditorium 1050 N. Mills Avenue, Claremont, CA

The Pitzer community is invited to a screening of Wajib (“Duty”), an award-winning 2018 film directed by Pitzer alum Annemarie Jacir '96. Wajib was a New York Times Critic's Pick and won numerous awards at international film festivals. The screening will be followed with a Q&A via Zoom with Jacir. This is a hybrid event. Information […]

Special Majors Information Session

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Students who are planning to declare a special/self-designed major must attend an information session prior to submitting their declaration form.  Join us for an information session on Friday, Feb. 11th at 10 a.m. We hope you can join us for this event! The event will be virtual using this Zoom link: https://pitzer.zoom.us/j/89242272395 The Special Major guidelines […]

Glass Humanities Lecture: Artist Carolina Caycedo

Benson Auditorium 1050 N. Mills Avenue, Claremont, CA

Multimedia artist Carolina Caycedo will speak on the Spiral for Shared Dreams. Caycedo is a Colombian, London-born, multidisciplinary artist known for her performances, videos, artist’s books, sculptures, and installations that […]

Ninth Annual Academic Festival

Pitzer Campus

Pitzer College's Academic Festival celebrates the independent research and creative work students have done throughout the academic year. It focuses on senior thesis research posters, PowerPoint, and other oral presentations from 10 am - 12 noon and 1-3 pm. Presentation Schedule (subject to change) Presentations Major Interdisciplinary Session 1 (10-11 am) Fletcher 104 Faculty Moderator: Professor […]

Commencement 2022

Commencement Plaza 1050 N. Mills AvenueClaremont,

Pitzer College will host an in-person Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2022 on Saturday, May 14, 2022. The ceremony will be at Pitzer on Commencement Plaza at 10 a.m. followed by an informal reception on the Mounds. More information

Summer Session 2022

Pitzer Campus

Summer Session at Pitzer is an outstanding opportunity for students to continue and enrich their education in a rigorous academic atmosphere distinct from the traditional school year. Students may choose from an extensive slate of undergraduate courses offered across the curriculum during an intensive six-week session. All courses are taught by Claremont Colleges faculty and […]

Biotic Borders Transpacific Plant and Insect Migration and the Rise of Anti-Asian Racism in America, 1890–1950

Broad Performance Space, Broad Center 1050 N. Mills Avenue, Claremont, CA

Biotic Borders Transpacific Plant and Insect Migration and the Rise of Anti-Asian Racism in America, 1890–1950 Jeannie N. Shinozuka A rich and eye-opening history of the mutual constitution of race and species in modern America. In the late nineteenth century, increasing traffic of transpacific plants, insects, and peoples raised fears of a “biological yellow peril” […]