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Scripps College Student Wins Napier and Davis Peace Awards

CLAREMONT, Calif. (March 18, 2014) — A Napier Initiative Award gives Karen Castro-Ayala ’14 the opportunity to tackle issues of food and environmental justice in her home state of Washington.

March 18, 2014

Scripps College Students Named to Fall 2013 Dean’s List

CLAREMONT, Calif. (February 11, 2014) — The following Scripps College students were named to the dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester at Scripps College in Claremont, California. The dean’s list recognizes students who have achieved a grade point average of at least 11 (A-) in four, letter-graded courses in one semester.

February 11, 2014

2013 Scripps College Students Named to Spring 2013 Dean’s List

CLAREMONT, Calif. (July 18, 2013) — The following 2013 Scripps College graduates were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2013 semester at Scripps College in Claremont, California. The dean’s list recognizes students who have achieved a grade point average of at least 11 (A-) in four, letter-graded courses in one semester.

July 18, 2013

Scripps College Student Selected For National Leadership Program

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 16, 2013) — Scripps College student Mia Cooledge ’13 has been selected as one of the nation’s top rising young leaders in the sustainable energy sector by national non-profit organization Focus the Nation.

May 16, 2013

Scripps College Receives Gift to Establish Tia Palermo Scholarship

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 16, 2013) — President Lori Bettison-Varga today announced a gift from Jess Ravich and his daughters – Zoe (Scripps ’12), Rae, Ede and Ava – in honor of his wife, Tia Palermo. The Tia Palermo Scholarship will be awarded annually to help an incoming student with financial need.

May 16, 2013

Scripps College’s Hannah Shoenhard ’14 Places Second on “Jeopardy!” College Championship

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 14, 2013) — Scripps College’s Hannah Shoenhard ’14 won $10,000 and came in second place in the semifinals of the college championship edition of “Jeopardy!” She made her second, and latest, appearance on the TV trivia show May 13.

May 14, 2013

Scripps College’s Hannah Shoenhard ’14 Appears May 13 on “Jeopardy!” College Championship

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 10, 2013) — Scripps College’s Hannah Shoenhard ’14 has won $10,000 and a spot in the semifinals of the college championship edition of “Jeopardy!” She appears again on the trivia TV show May 13.

May 10, 2013

Strauss Foundation Awards Ei Phyu Theint ’14, Scripps College $10,000 Public Service Scholarship to Carry out Youth Leadership Program in Myanmar

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 10, 2013) — The Donald A. Strauss Public Service Scholarship Foundation, established as a memorial to the late Don Strauss of Newport Beach and now designed to award $10,000 scholarships to as many as 15 California college juniors annually, recently announced that among the foundation’s new group of recipients is Ei Phyu Theint, a student at Scripps College.

May 10, 2013

Scripps College’s Hannah Shoenhard ’14 Named 2013 Goldwater Scholar

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 8, 2013) — Scripps College’s Hannah Shoenhard ’14 was recently awarded a scholarship from the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation. She is one of 272 undergraduate sophomores and juniors to receive a Goldwater scholarship.

May 8, 2013

Two Scripps College Students Awarded Strauss Public Service Foundation Grants To Help Youth in Myanmar and in Orange County

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 7, 2013) — This year, two Scripps College juniors have been awarded two separate Donald A. Strauss Public Service Scholarship Foundation grants that will take economics major Ei Phyu Theint ’14 to Myanmar this summer to work with ethnic youth leaders and will support American studies major Natasha Magness’s ’14 efforts of helping gay, bisexual, transgender and lesbian evangelical youth in Orange County.

May 7, 2013