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Laspa Center for Leadership We Act Grant: Kristen Liu ’19 Narrowing the Achievement Gap for Silicon Valley Students

December 5, 2016

– CLAREMONT, California – December 5, 2016 Growing up in Los Altos, California, Kristen Liu ’19 was aware of the disparity of wealth in Silicon Valley and its impact on public education. Supported by a Laspa We Act Grant last summer, Liu discovered she could make a difference for kids affected by these issues using her interest in social media. As an intern […]

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Spotlight on Academics: The Dance Department’s Fall Concert Is “In the Works…”

December 1, 2016

Beginning on Thursday, December 1, students from the Scripps and Pomona Dance Departments will take the stage at the Pendleton Dance Center for four performances of student-choreographed contemporary dance. The choreographers—Maile Blume ’17, Rae Fredericks ’17, Willa Hevly (PO ’17), Sharon Keenan ’17, Amy Oden (PO ’18), Madelyn Shaughnessy (PZ ’17), and Maia Welbel (PO ’17)—are dance majors and minors as well as students who are simply passionate about dance.

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The Scripps Experience: The Hive Fostering Collaboration and Creativity Across the 5Cs

November 28, 2016

– CLAREMONT, California – November 28, 2016 With a new director and a larger space, the Rick and Susan Sontag Center for Collaborative Creativity—better known as the Hive—is strengthened in its mission to inspire students to create, collaborate, and innovate. The Hive, established in 2015 by Rick Sontag (HM ’64) and Susan Sontag (PO ’64), […]

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Juliet Carnoy ’13 Blogs About Brand Marketing on Huffington Post

December 7, 2016

Scripps College alumna Juliet Carnoy '13 writes about digital media and brand marketing for Huffington Post from her position as senior marketing manager at San Francisco-based Pixlee, a visual marketing platform that helps brands market and sell with real customer photos and videos.

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Kate Fehlhaber ’09 Honored by Society for Neuroscience

December 5, 2016

– CLAREMONT, California – December 5, 2016 Scripps College alumna Kate Fehlhaber ’09 and her team of fellow graduate students and postdoctoral scholars at UCLA won the Society for Neuroscience ‘Next Generation Award 2016‘ at the organization’s annual meeting in San Diego. The students, who specialize in various areas of neuroscience, founded the neuroscience education […]

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Christina McPhee ’76 Shares Her Art With Students, Community

November 29, 2016

– CLAREMONT, California – November 29, 2016 Scripps alumna Christina McPhee ’76, media artist and painter, received an enthusiastic response from students, faculty, and the community of Norwalk, Calif., for her solo show at Cerritos College Art Gallery. Her exhibition ran from Sept. 8 to Nov. 12 and included works from her Double Blind Studies […]

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