Ellyn Erving ’14 Exemplifies What it Means to be a Scripps Student Athlete

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 10, 2014) — As a Scripps senior, Ellyn Erving ’14 did it all. She led the women’s Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Track and Field team to a NCAA championship, jumped a personal best at a national meet, completed her senior thesis, made the dean’s list, and earned All-American honors.

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June 10, 2014

Rankings Round-up 2013-2014

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 9, 2014) — Scripps College continues to be ranked highly among the most academically prestigious colleges in the country. Again this year, The Princeton Review named Scripps a Best Value College, based on factors including excellent academics, generous financial aid and cost of attendance – categories that underscore the College’s commitment to access and excellence.

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June 9, 2014

Scripps College Board of Trustees Welcomes Five New Members

CLAREMONT, Calif. (June 3, 2014) — Scripps College announces the election of five new members to its Board of Trustees, four of whom are alumnae of the College. Their three-year terms begin July 1.

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June 3, 2014

Rave review for alumna Nonie Creme’s Commencement speech

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 29, 2014) — TIME.com writer Randye Hoder and parent of a 2014 Scripps graduate was skeptical of the college’s selection of alumna Nonie Creme ’94 as the Commencement speaker going in, but coming out she called the speech “one of the best addesses” she ever heard or read.

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May 29, 2014

Scripps College honors the memory of Maya Angelou

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 28, 2014) — “Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.”

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May 28, 2014

Scripps College Announces Appointment of Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 27, 2014) — Scripps College President Lori Bettison-Varga today announced the appointment of Binti Harvey as the College’s new chief marketing and communications officer, effective June 30, 2014. Harvey fills the position vacated by Marylou Ferry, who moved from Scripps to Pomona College earlier this year.

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May 27, 2014

City of Claremont Honors Scripps College for Campus Restoration and Landscaping Efforts

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 20, 2014) — City officials presented Scripps College with a 2013 Excellence in Design Award for distinguished work on the College’s iconic Margaret Fowler Garden at a May 15 public award presentation at Claremont City Hall.

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May 20, 2014

Scripps College 2014 Commencement Speaker and Alumna Nonie Creme Urges Graduates to “Set the World on Fire”

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 17, 2014) — Scripps College’s 2014 Commencement speaker Nonie Creme, an alumna and a global entrepreneur who helped found Butter London, a leading global beauty product brand, urged graduating seniors on Saturday to not “be scared about what comes next” in life and to take risks as they “set the world on fire.”

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May 17, 2014

2014 Scripps College Graduates Named to Spring 2014 Dean’s List

CLAREMONT, Calif. (May 14, 2014) — The following 2014 Scripps College graduates were named to the dean’s list for the spring 2014 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.

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May 14, 2014

Rose DuCharme ‘14: Promoting Cultural Exchange

Rose DuCharme ‘14 is excited about promoting cultural exchange — and she’s doing just that as a 2014 Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grant recipient. The fellowship gives DuCharme the opportunity to teach English and volunteer in Luxembourg, set up an exchange with her hometown, and explore the literature of her adoptive country.

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May 14, 2014