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January 20, 2019

Campus News: Join President Tiedens for Tea

President Lara Tiedens will be visiting residence halls to get to know you while honoring one of Scripps’ most beloved traditions—tea!

January 3, 2018

Scripps Presents: Spring 2018 Season: Readings, Performances, and Conversations with Liz Lerman, Tig Notaro, Opal Tometi, Ayelet Waldman, and More

Scripps Presents, the College’s signature public event series, will continue to challenge and delight audiences who are interested in the issues and ideas that shape contemporary culture, politics, and art with yet another stellar array of guests featured in its spring 2018 season.

November 7, 2017

Scripps College Will Host Girls Who Code Camp

Scripps College is pleased to partner with Girls Who Code to bring computer science education to girls in our community.

October 13, 2017

Scripps Is a Top College for Helping Students Put Passions to Work

Scripps College is one of a half dozen liberal arts colleges highlighted in an article on Study International's website for nurturing a student's entrepreneurial spirit through exploratory learning.

April 19, 2017

Scripps College Olive Oil Receives Awards

This year’s Scripps College olive oil entries to the Los Angeles International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition yielded a Silver medal in the “light, delicate” variety of olive oil, and Bronze recognition for the bottle's label design created by Scripps sophomore Mary Alexandra “Molly” Vaughn Antell.

February 13, 2017

Announcing the 2017 Commencement Speaker, Reshma Saujani

Dear Scripps College Community Members, I am pleased to announce the 2017 commencement speaker, Girls Who Code founder and CEO Reshma Saujani. Saujani is an inspiration to our Class of 2017—her entrepreneurship in teaching young women programming skills, her work as a dedicated community activist, her engagement in public policy and politics, and her legal […]

December 11, 2015

BBC.com Highlights Scripps College as One of the World’s Most Beautiful Schools

BBC.com’s Culture column highlights Scripps College among one of the world’s most beautiful schools, not a ranking as per the customary statistical sorting kind, but a paean by author Jonathan Glancey to the planet’s “most delightful places of learning” distinguished by their respective natural beauty, imaginative architecture, and inspired settings.

November 20, 2015

Niche.com Ranks Scripps College as #2 Best College Food in California

Niche.com's 2016 Best College Food ranking is based on meal plan costs and student reviews.

December 16, 2014

New York Times Mentions Scripps College in Story About Barnard College’s Admissions Policy

The New York Times mentions Scripps College in this story examining Barnard College’s recent decision to consider possibly adopting a formal admissions policy for transgender students.

June 18, 2014

Claremont Heritage Honors Scripps College with 2014 Historic Preservation Award

Scripps College was awarded the Bess Garner Historic Preservation Award for outstanding stewardship in preserving its celebrated campus. Claremont Heritage, a non-profit organization devoted to the preservation of the history of the city of Claremont, presented the College with the distinguished honor at a June 14 ceremony held in Scripps’ historic Revelle House Garden.