Events at Scripps College

Scripps College supports a robust events calendar for the entire community, including music festivals, distinguished guest speakers, discussions, social events, and more.

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Upcoming Events

71st Scripps College Ceramics Annual
January 24-April 5, 2015

Julia Haft-Candell, guest curator, presents a selection of hybrid works, including ceramics with other materials, that, as she says, “hint at the familiar and steer toward the indefinable.”

Vertigo at Midnight: New Visual Afrofuturisms and Speculative Migrations
February 23-March 6, 2015
Clark Humanities Museum

Housed at both the Clark Humanities Museum, Scripps College and the Chan Gallery, Studio Art Hall, Pomona College

Varieties of Self: a Humanities Institute conference
March 6-7, 2015
Humanities Institute
Varieties of Self

Featuring Dan Arnold, Naomi Quinn, Eric Schwitzgebel, Kwong-loi Shun, Nina Strohminger, and Robin Wang.

Friday Noon Concert
March 6, 2015
Friday Noon Concerts

"Music of Debussy, Pärt, and Wolfgang"

Spring 2015 Frederic W. Goudy Lecture
March 7, 2015

Ernst Schneidler was one of the most influential and beloved teachers of the letter arts in the twentieth century, whose students included Georg Trump, Albert Kapr, Imre Reiner, Walter Brudi, and Rudo Spemann. This talk will present a rich selection of the calligraphy, type design and book design of Schneidler and his students in a high definition show and tell from the collection of the Letterform Archive.

March 7, 2015

TEDxClaremontColleges is an all-day conference featuring diverse speakers united by the theme "ideas worth spreading." It is organized by an all-volunteer group consisting of students from The Claremont Colleges, alumni, and local community members.