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Increasing in Numbers

July 23, 2015 – For Scripps alumna Johanna Hennig ’09, graduating with a BA in mathematics was not enough. This spring she earned her PhD in math at the University of California, San Diego. And she is not alone in her pursuits.

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109-Foot Mural Lands at San Francisco Airport

July 22, 2015 – Amy Ellingson ’86 recently unveiled a 10-by-109-foot mural for San Francisco International Airport. Untitled (Large Variation), located in Terminal 3, is the largest public art commission in the airport’s collection.

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Campus Activism Propels Scripps College Alumna’s Journalistic Career

July 16, 2015 – For Eliana Rudee ’14, an insatiable drive to inspire change motivates her each day. “In my classes, I learned about global issues that I care about deeply, and I invested my time in helping improve some of the problems I saw,” she says.

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Sage Advice and More for First-years

July 24, 2015 – Scripps College’s residence halls, known for their beauty and timeless architecture, are well-represented in a series of photo essays targeting the Class of 2019 by The Los Angeles Times. The series provides some handy tips and advice for this fall’s college-bound first-year students, including a checklist of dorm must-haves and helpful lessons from upperclassmen.

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Water Conservation Project Update

July 14, 2015 – Dear Community, As some of you may have seen, there are a lot of moving parts on the campus as we work on water conservation projects. The Jaqua lawns have been removed in preparation for installation of a lower water using lawn (Bandera bermuda). This lawn is expected to use 30% less water than the […]

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Achieving Student Success for All in STEM

July 10, 2015 – CLAREMONT, Calif. (July 10, 2015) — A successful recruiting tool targeting first-generation students, women, and students from underrepresented groups in science, the Summer Science Immersion Program (SSIP) of the W.M. Keck Science Department of Claremont McKenna, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges was profiled in the spring 2015 issue of PeerReview, a publication of the Association of […]

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