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Pitzer’s Alyssa Woodward ’15 Scores One More: NCAA DIII Women’s Water Polo Player of the Year

Claremont, Calif. (June 29, 2015)—Pitzer College alumna Alyssa Woodward ’15 was named the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches Division III Women’s Water Polo Player of the Year. This is the latest in a slew of end-of-the-year and end-of-her-college-career honors for Woodward, who graduated in May with a degree in studio art. A total of five Sagehens were honored by the [Read More…]

July 8, 2015
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Pitzer College Honored for Commitment to Community Engagement

Claremont, Calif. (June 15, 2015) —Pitzer College was named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service—the seventh time Pitzer has achieved this distinction. The honor roll highlights colleges and universities dedicated to fostering civic engagement and working with communities to solve problems. Pitzer College [Read More…]

June 15, 2015
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Pitzer Welcomes Emerging College Students

Claremont, Calif. (June 12, 2015)—Eighty high school students from Texas will get a taste of college life in Southern California when they visit Pitzer College and the adjoining Claremont Colleges the week of June 15. The group is from the EMERGE Fellowship, a Houston-based nonprofit that helps students from underserved communities get into, and graduate [Read More…]

June 12, 2015
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Sagehens Tennis Teams End Season in National Top 10

Grace Hruska ’18

Claremont, Calif. (June 10, 2015)—The Sagehens Men’s and Women’s Tennis teams netted top-10 standings this week and cemented their standings as two of the best NCAA Division III teams in the country. Men’s Tennis team finished the 2015 season with a No. 4 ranking in the final Intercollegiate Tennis Association poll, while Women’s Tennis finished [Read More…]

June 10, 2015
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Sagehens Score among the Best of the Best in NCAA Division III

Claremont, Calif. (June 9, 2015) — The 2014-15 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup ranked the Sagehens No. 49 out of 332 NCAA Division III institutions, giving the program its best finish since 1996-97. Sponsored by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics, the Directors’ Cup honors institutions with broad-based programs that field successful men’s and [Read More…]

June 9, 2015
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Sagehen Standout Samuel Fox Earns Academic All-America Honors

Claremont, Calif. (June 2, 2015)—And the hits just keep coming. Pitzer College alumnus and Sagehen shortstop Samuel Fox ’15 added to his postseason awards today when he was named to the Capital One Academic All-America Third Team, it was announced today by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The Academic All-America honor completes a long [Read More…]

June 2, 2015
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Pitzer College Wins Seven International Hermes Creative Awards

Claremont, Calif. (May 29, 2015) – Pitzer College Office of Communications has won seven 2015 Hermes Creative Awards – two Platinum, four Gold and one Honorable Mention. Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of communications, marketing and advertising materials and programs and emerging technologies. [Read More…]

May 29, 2015
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A Gem Any Way You Look At It

Claremont, Calif. (May 29, 2015)—Pitzer College is named the “hidden gem” among small colleges in California by College Raptor, which helps students find colleges that best fit their academic, cultural and financial needs. College Raptor features a map that highlights the top hidden gem college in each state based on overall ranking, selectivity, graduation rate [Read More…]

May 29, 2015