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Scripps College President Lori Bettison-Varga Honored With Alumni Award

Scripps College President Lori Bettison-Varga on Saturday received a Distinguished Alumni Award from her alma mater, the University of California, Santa Barbara, at its inaugural Women in Leadership event.

Added: October 20, 2014


Scripps College Shares $1.5 Million Mellon Grant to Promote Digital Humanities

Scripps College is one of five undergraduate colleges of the Claremont University Consortium to share a $1.5 million Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant to promote digital humanities.

Added: October 13, 2014


Anonymous Gift Lays the Foundation for New Scripps Residence Hall

Scripps College has received a $10 million donation from an anonymous donor to support the construction of its tenth residence hall.

Added: October 13, 2014


Nine-Point Perspective: Scripps College Faculty Exhibition

CLAREMONT, Calif. (October 7, 2014) — With works in the collections of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Smithsonian Institution; exhibitions in Tokyo, London and Paris; pieces at the Whitney Biennale and Art Basel; and residencies as far away as Kathmandu, Nepal, Scripps art faculty are dynamic […]

Added: October 7, 2014


The Responsibility to Protect

The European Union Center of California invites you to explore the moral and ethical boundaries around protecting people in a two-day conference honoring war hero Jan Karski.

Added: September 24, 2014


Scripps College Interrogates the Sound of Silence

Is silence the absence of sound? Is it a refusal to speak – or an inability to respond? What are the politics of silence? How is silence enjoyed, mandated, or inflicted? How are silence and gender related? This fall, the Scripps College Humanities Institute explores the theory and practice of silence: voluntary and coerced, solitary and communal, literal and metaphoric.

Added: September 12, 2014


U.S. News & World Report Ranks Scripps College 24th Best Liberal Arts College in Nation

U.S. News & World Report ranks Scripps College 24th on its annual list of America’s best liberal arts colleges. Key contributing factors to Scripps’ top-tier position included scores for lowest student debt, high school counselor assessment, small classes, and student-faculty ratio.

Added: September 9, 2014


Scripps College Allergy-Free Station Serves Safe and Sumptuous Food Options

Dana Shaker's collaboration with dining staff and Sodexo, the campus' food services partner, resulted in the allergy-free food station, a regular fixture at the Elizabeth Hubert Malott Commons dining hall since November 2010. The station offers a delicious array of proteins, starches, and vegetables at each lunch and dinner.

Added: August 6, 2014


The Princeton Review Names Scripps College Best Value

The Princeton Review ranks Scripps College among the nation's best colleges, with top 20 status for best value, classroom experience, and quality of life, and more.

Added: August 5, 2014


Scripps College Ranks High on Forbes’ Best Colleges List

Forbes Magazine has named Scripps College one of America's top colleges for the seventh consecutive year, placing it 69th on its list of 100 institutions praised for academic excellence.

Added: July 30, 2014