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October 15, 2017

Scripps Magazine: Art Forms

Alison Saar ’78 Weight, at first glance, appears to be a young girl playing on a swing, until one realizes that the child is stripped bare. Her swing is attached to a broken branch that hangs from a vintage cotton scale. Her weight is counterbalanced with a coal scuttle “cornucopia” of tools of domestic labor—a […]

October 3, 2017

Mackenzie Leake ’15 Wins U.S. Masters Swimming Event in Open Waters

Scripps College alumna Mackenzie Leake '15 has continued to pursue her lifelong love of swimming and recently won the one-mile long event of the U.S. Masters Swimming Sprint Distance Open Water National Championship of 2017, in SeaTac, Wash.

September 8, 2017

Laurel Schwartz ’15 blogs, encourages others living with Crohn’s disease

Scripps College alum Laurel Schwartz '15, working as a contributing writer to themighty.com blog, offers encouragement to chronically ill college students based on her own struggles living with Crohn's disease.

August 24, 2017

Katie Campbell-Morrison ’11 Blogs on Lessons Conveyed, and Her Work on CNN’s Documentary “Elian”

Scripps College alumna Katie Campbell-Morrison ’11 served as production assistant based in Cuba for the making of CNN’s documentary about the Elián González case, which premieres tonight on CNN.


August 11, 2017

Eun Ji Chung ’06 Named “35 Under 35” in Bioengineering

Scripps College alum Eun Ji Chung '06 has been named in the prestigious "35 Under 35" listing of chemical engineers by the AIChE Foundation.

July 27, 2017

Scripps College Alum Andrea Jarrell ’84 Publishes Memoir, Announces Book Tour

Scripps College alumnae Andrea Jarrell '84 has published her memoir, "I'm the One Who Got Away," which will be released in September 2017.

July 10, 2017

Scripps College Alum Jessica Dowling ’03 is a Standout in Maine Cheesemaking Community

Scripps College alumna Jessica Dowling '03 takes the helm of the Maine Cheese Guild, promoting the interests of fellow entrepreneur farmers and cheesemakers in the burgeoning cheesemaking region.

July 9, 2017

Scripps College Joanna Dunklee ’62 Provides $1M Real Estate Gift for College’s Endowment

Scripps College’s NEW Hall which opened last fall will dedicate its entry court in the fall in a naming ceremony that will honor Scripps benefactor Joanna Dunklee, a 1962 graduate of the women’s college who recently donated $1 million to the College’s endowment fund.   Dunklee was affectionately dubbed “Professor of the Library” at Cal State Dominguez […]

July 7, 2017

Peg and Dave Hart Leave a Legacy of Generosity

Peg and Dave Hart, longtime supporters of Scripps College during their lifetimes, left through their estate a $1.2 million gift to the women's college located in Claremont, Calif.