Women and Print: A Contemporary View

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 30, 2014) — Scripps College starts off its year of exhibitions with Women and Print: A Contemporary View, the fifth in a series dedicated to outstanding women artists. An opening reception will be held at the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery on Sept. 13 from 7 to 9 p.m.

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June 30, 2014

Scripps College is the Focus of Telemundo’s Community Affairs Program

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 20, 2014) — Scripps College continues to gain regional media attention from influential Spanish-language community affairs programs. Recently, the First-Generation @ Scripps program and the Scripps College Academy were both featured on KVEA-TV channel 52’s public affairs program called, “Enfoque Los Angeles.”

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June 20, 2014

Scripps College Motto of “New Life Begins” Featured in Book on Significant College Documents

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 19, 2014) — “A New Life Begins,” the Scripps College motto, welcomes first-year students and campus visitors alike. Now, the adage has been selected as a source of inspiration in a nationally released academic anthology, titled “Essential Documents in the History of American Higher Education.”

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June 19, 2014

Claremont Heritage Honors Scripps College with 2014 Historic Preservation Award

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 18, 2014) — Scripps College was awarded the Bess Garner Historic Preservation Award for outstanding stewardship in preserving its celebrated campus. Claremont Heritage, a non-profit organization devoted to the preservation of the history of the city of Claremont, presented the College with the distinguished honor at a June 14 ceremony held in Scripps’ historic Revelle House Garden.

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June 18, 2014

The Right Note

Micah Schub has a bachelor of music from Juilliard and has played with orchestras around the world. But now he’s set his sights on something different – medicine – and the Scripps Postbac Program is helping him achieve this dream.

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June 13, 2014

Take a Joke

Julia Comnes ’16, Teresa Iker ’14, Christie Kweon ’15, and Ellie McElvain ’14 discuss their work with Golden Antlers, a satire publication hitting funny bones all across The Claremont Colleges

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June 13, 2014

Scripps College Students Named to Spring 2014 Dean’s List

The following Scripps College students were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2014 semester at Scripps College in Claremont, California.

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June 12, 2014

Scripps College Professor Explores the Lives of Women at Crossroads

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 12, 2014) — Scripps College Associate Professor of Writing Kimberly Drake was a recent featured guest on “California Edition,” a statewide public affairs program that reaches up to six million California homes. Her interview will air twice daily this entire week at 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. on the California Channel.

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June 12, 2014

A Record Number of Scripps Students Receive Grants for Summer Internships

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 11, 2014) — Once Mara Falahee ’16 researched The Borgen Project in Seattle, she knew this nonprofit that dedicates itself to ending world hunger was the right summer internship fit for her, except for one concern – it was unpaid. But thanks to a record number of Scripps-funded internship grants, which recently have grown from 59 to 101 – Falahee was able to accept the opportunity.

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June 11, 2014

Notice of Phone Issues

Intermittent phone system problems began affecting the Claremont Colleges campuses, including Scripps College, on Friday, June 6 and continue. Calls placed to/from the colleges may result in busy signals or they may be dropped. The problem is on the part of our phone service provider, AT&T, which has confirmed that the source is damage to the fiber cabling in the area. The problem is beyond the scope of what CUC/campus technical staff can repair, since it is the provider’s equipment. However, they are monitoring the situation and working to develop a back-up system until AT&T can fully resolve the issue.

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June 10, 2014