Rosa Martha Zarate Macias: “We Have Lived Here, We Have Struggled Here!”

Scripps College presents a discussion and musical performance by musician, educator, and community organizer Rosa Martha Zárate Macías as part of the César Chávez commemoration activities at The Claremont Colleges.

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March 25, 2014

Scripps College Hosts Programs on the Life and Work of German Artist and Pacifist Kathe Kollwitz

CLAREMONT, Calif. (March 24, 2014) — Scripps College professors Paul Buchholz and Anne Harley have organized a week-long series of campus events beginning March 24 to call attention to the work of Käthe Kollwitz, a 20th-century German Expressionist visual artist who became a world-renowned figure in the art world and peace movement.

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March 24, 2014

Christina Romer, Former Economic Adviser to President Obama, Visits Scripps College April 3 to Examine “The Aftermath of Financial Crises”

CLAREMONT, Calif. (March 20, 2014) — The former chair of President Barack Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers, Christina Romer visits Scripps College April 3 to address “The Aftermath of Financial Crises: It Doesn’t Have to Be That Bad.” This free event, which is open to the public, begins at 7:30 p.m. in Garrison Theater of the Scripps College Performing Arts Center, 231 E. 10th St.

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March 20, 2014

Scripps College Commemorates Life and Legacy of César Chávez

CLAREMONT, Calif. (March 20, 2014) — Scripps College continues its annual tradition of commemorating the life and legacy of union leader César Chávez by hosting farmworker activist Rosa Martha Zárate Macías, who will discuss “We Have Lived Here, We Have Struggled Here!” at noon on March 25 in the Hampton Room, 345 E. 9th St. This free event is open to the public.

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March 20, 2014

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.

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March 18, 2014

Drowning in Drought: Intern-Curated Exhibition At Scripps College

CLAREMONT, Calif. (March 13, 2014) — The Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery’s third annual intern-curated exhibition, “Drowning in Drought: Selections from the Scripps College Collections,” explores varying conditions in California and elsewhere, from the vastness of the parched desert dunes to the misty ocean waves.

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March 13, 2014

Damien Sojoyner: “Trouble Man: The Limitations of Policy Oriented Black Masculinity”

Throughout his presentation Sojoyner, assistant professor of Africana Studies at Scripps College, juxtaposes the development of the current imposition of Black masculinity against the “on-the-ground” reality of structural and interpersonal violence that is caused by formal state entities (i.e. non-profits, state agencies, foundations, and academic institutions) that are recognized as legitimate and necessary.

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March 11, 2014

Extraordinary Research

Research opportunities are prized by undergraduate students. Mackenzie Leake ’15 already has two major projects on her resume.

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March 7, 2014

Tangible Results

A partnership among Scripps College, Occidental College, and the Fullbridge Program provides intensive student training for the job market – and it’s already secured one Scripps student an internship.

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March 7, 2014

Picturing Mexico: Alfredo Ramos Martinez in California Symposium

CLAREMONT, Calif. (March 6, 2014) — Scripps College hosts, “Picturing Mexico: Alfredo Ramos Martínez in California Symposium,” on March 23 at 1 p.m. in the Humanities Auditorium.

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March 6, 2014