A Conversation with US Representative Debbie Mucarsel-Powell ’92

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[email protected] presents US Representative Debbie Mucarsel-Powell ’92 in conversation with Pitzer Student Senate President Becca Zimmerman ’21. Mucarsel-Powell virtually returns to campus to speak with Zimmerman about politics, leadership, and much more. Mucarsel-Powell represents Florida’s 26th District. She joined the 116th Congress in 2019 and serves on the US House Judiciary Committee, where she sits […]

Get Unstuck Career Development Workshop, Part Two

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For the Class of 2020 and Recent Grads: Get Unstuck Career Development Workshop, Part Two Emotional intelligence is crucial to success in today’s workplace. Learn how to apply emotional intelligence skills to your job search to best leverage your strengths, competencies, and values. Join us for “Get Unstuck: Using Emotional Intelligence as a Foundation for […]

Emiliana Guereca, Women’s March Foundation Founder

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[email protected] presents Emiliana Guereca, Women’s March Foundation Founder: At the Intersection of Social Justice and Politics Join us for a conversation with Emiliana Guereca, activist, feminist, entrepreneur, and president of Women’s March Foundation, which she founded in 2016. She has been the driving force behind the 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020 Women’s March Los Angeles.  […]

How to Avoid Burnout and Maintain Your Energy: Part One

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Join Pitzer parent and leadership coach Michael O'Brien '23 for Part One of this two-part workshop. Hear Michael O'Brien P’23, chief shift officer at Peloton Executive Coaching share his story of personal transformation to help us discover the resiliency, tenacity, and strength we can tap within ourselves to manage today’s extremely stressful times. Click here […]

Shifting Lanes During a Pandemic: Part Two

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Join Pitzer parent and leadership coach Michael O'Brien '23 for Part Two of this two-part workshop. Enduring a pandemic makes it more important than ever to be aware of where we place our attention and energy. If we don't, we just might miss the one person or thing that can help us create a better […]

Alumni Artist Talk: Marguerite Elliot ’71

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Marguerite Elliot '71 is a founding member of the Woman’s Building and Feminist Studio Workshop. The experience profoundly changed her life and artistic practice. A co-author of The Woman’s Building and Feminist Art Education 1973-1991: A Pictorial Herstory, she has written, “I am grateful to have been at the forefront of the second wave of […]

Screenings with Scholars: Professor Carmen Fought

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Join us for a watch party, Pitzer style. Pitzer Professor of Linguistics Carmen Fought will kick off our first viewing party featuring Disney’s Coco. Fought will discuss research she conducted with Karen Eisenhauer ’13 about gender and language in Disney movies. Fought and Eisenhauer’s research has been featured in the Washington Post, highlighted in a […]

Father Gregory Boyle in Conversation: The Power of Boundless Compassion and Radical Kinship

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Join us for a conversation with Father Gregory Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries, the largest gang intervention, rehabilitation, and re-entry program in the world. Pitzer President Melvin L. Oliver will introduce this special event, and Professor and Associate Dean of Faculty Adrian Pantoja P’18, P’24, will lead the discussion with Father Boyle. Father Boyle popularized the […]

True Equity Part 1: Systemic Change

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Pitzer parent and Family Leadership Council member Julia Weber P’23 will lead this reflective conversation with President Melvin L. Oliver and Trustee and PolicyLink Founder Angela Glover Blackwell GP’21. They will discuss systemic racial injustice in America and the College’s response to social unrest in 2020. "True Equity" is a series of real conversations about […]

Melvin L. Oliver and Thomas M. Shapiro in Conversation: The Racial Wealth Gap and Social Progress in Wealth Equality

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Join us for this conversation with Pitzer College President Melvin L. Oliver and Brandeis University Professor Thomas M. Shapiro, co-authors of Black Wealth/White Wealth, the award-winning reading selection of Pitzer College's Alumni & Family Book Club. First published in 1995, Black Wealth/White Wealth changed the national conversation about the long-term financial impact of systemic racism […]

Alumni Artist Talk: Kim Schoenstadt ’95

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Join us for a conversation with artist Kim Schoenstadt ’95. Based in Los Angeles, Kim Schoenstadt ’95 works with architectural and archival imagery in large-scale public installations, wall drawings, and other media, addressing notions of public space, intellectual histories, and aesthetics. Kim is the organizer of Now Be Here, a project designed to give visibility […]

True Equity: Color in the Ivory Tower

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True Equity: Color in the Ivory Tower, the second of the four-part series, will be a frank conversation about the state of diversity at Pitzer College and in higher education will be led by Pitzer Associate Dean and Professor Adrian Pantoja. Panelists include Ahmed Alwishah, professor of philosophy; Mita Banerjee, professor of psychology; Muriel Poston, professor of […]

Embracing Our Activist Past and Exploring Our Present: OBSA & CLSA Celebrating Over 50 Years of Building Community

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Join us for a dynamic and informative conversation as we go back in time to explore the founding of academic and student support offices at the Claremont Colleges and the powerful, lasting connection among them. We will discuss their history and talk about how today's work has been impacted by student activism of the past—hosted […]

[email protected] Presents Live Entertainment: LYBL 5C Senior Showcase

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Groove to musical performances by 5C artists with Live Your Best Life (LYBL) Records, the award-winning Pitzer student-run label. Poet, hip-hop artist, and LYBL co-founder Kay Wright '21 and fellow LYBL artists will entertain and soothe your soul. Get down to the beats of DJ and LYBL co-founder Ralph Gustavo Zamora '21, spinning old-school favorites […]

Pitzer Alumni & Family Book Club Talk: “Clearly Now, the Rain: A Memoir about Love and Other Trips”

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Join us for an intimate discussion between Jackie Levering Sullivan, emerita assistant professor of writing and author, and alumnus and author Eli Hastings '00, about his memoir Clearly Now, the Rain: A Memoir about Love and Other Trips. Described as "elemental, lyrical, and cringe-inducing a love story as they come" by Kirkus Reviews, Eli's memoir […]

Pitzer Community in Action: Community Groundwork and Winning Margins

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Featuring Michael Ceraso '14 and Will Barndt, Associate Professor of Political Studies Join us for a dynamic conversation with Will Barndt, associate professor of political studies, and Pitzer alumnus Michael Ceraso '14, founder and executive director of Winning Margins, a firm created to bring resources to underfunded candidates in underserved communities. With over a decade […]

Secularism and Living a Good Life with Phil Zuckerman

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Join the Pitzer College Alumni & Family Book Club for our summer read, Living the Secular Life: New Answers to Old Questions, by Professor Phil Zuckerman! Engage in lively conversations on our […]