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Convocation 2015: Professor Rita Roberts on Reconstruction and Contemporary America

September 3, 2015 – As part of this year’s convocation program, Professor Rita Roberts delivered remarks entitled “Not Yet Past: Reflections on Reconstruction and Contemporary America.”

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Unofficial Scripps College Survival Guide

September 3, 2015 – This week, Scripps College officially welcomed the Class of 2019 with its annual New Student Orientation, a series of events introducing new students to the College’s academics, resources, and activities, as well as to each other. The five-day program is a whirlwind of presentations, trips, receptions, tests, and tryouts. Jocelyn Gardner ’17 remembers being a […]

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Class of ’19 Orientation Slideshow

September 2, 2015 – Each year, Scripps College’s New Student Orientation begins with Move-In Day and concludes on the first day of classes with Fall Academic Convocation. In between those events, first-years participate in a plethora of activities designed to acquaint them with Scripps’ academics, programs, and activities, as well as with each other. Here are some highlights from the New Student Orientation for the Class of 2019.

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ABCNews mentions Scripps College in story about housing solutions at small colleges

August 17, 2015 – ABCNews picked up a story filed by Associated Press reporter Sally Ho that highlights what small colleges like Scripps College are doing to accommodate the housing needs of growing numbers of first year students.

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LA Times mentions Scripps as having “best food” in U.S. college rankings story

August 5, 2015 – The Los Angeles Times mentions Scripps College in a story highlighting the California colleges whose culinary offerings for students rate them among the nation’s best. The accolades for Scripps fare are from student survey results that were recently published by The Princeton Review in its 2016 “Best 380 Colleges” college guide. Read The Los Angeles Times story here.

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Scripps College Named among “Best 380 Colleges” in The Princeton Review college guide, #16 for “best financial aid’

August 4, 2015 – CLAREMONT, Calif. (August 4, 2015) — Scripps ranked in top 10 nationwide for best quality of life and best classroom experience. For the tenth year in a row, The Princeton Review has named Scripps College one of the country’s best colleges due to its accessible professors, rigorous academics, high quality of life and excellent financial […]

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