2015-16 - Office of Communications

Press Releases June 14, 2016 1:00 p.m.

Pitzer Students Win 2016 Letter Writing Competition by Advocating for Medicaid-funded Mental Health Treatment

Claremont, Calif. (June 14, 2016)—Pitzer College students Amina Farias ’18 and Eleanor Neal ’18 formed one of five winning teams of Debating for Democracy’s national 2016 Letters to an Elected […]

Press Releases May 2, 2016 9:43 a.m.

Pitzer First-year Student Crystal Sin ’19 Wins Two International Scholarships to Study in China

Claremont, Calif. (May 2, 2016)—Pitzer College student Crystal Sin ’19 received two scholarships to study in China this summer: a Freeman-ASIA award and a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. The […]

Press Releases April 27, 2016 12:12 p.m.

Pitzer College’s Graduating Class Selects Social Activist Patrisse Cullors as 2016 Commencement Keynote Speaker

Claremont, Calif. (April 27, 2016)— Following Pitzer College tradition, the graduating Class of 2016 has selected Patrisse Cullors, a renowned social activist, artist and co-creator of the Twitter hashtag #BlackLivesMatter, […]

Press Releases April 26, 2016 10:22 a.m.

Pitzer Professor José Z. Calderón’s New Anthology Shares Lessons from an Activist Intellectual

Claremont, Calif. (April 26, 2016)—Pitzer College Professor Emeritus José Z. Calderón’s book Lessons from an Activist Intellectual: Teaching, Research, and Organizing for Social Change is an anthology of articles that […]

Press Releases April 22, 2016 9:14 a.m.

Pitzer Professor Halford Fairchild’s New Book Seeks to (Re)Solve Violence

Claremont, Calif. (April 22, 2016)—(Re)Solving Violence in America, a new book written by Pitzer College Professor Halford Fairchild and students from his social psychology seminar, examines violence in America through […]

Press Releases April 20, 2016 1:27 p.m.

Four Pitzer Students Recognized for Outstanding Athletic Achievement

Claremont, Calif. (April 20, 2016)—Pitzer College congratulates student-athletes Ying Fry ’16, Sarah Markowitz ’16, Will Thorson ’16 and Andy Wright ’16, whose outstanding athletic performance and leadership were recognized at […]