News Releases Archive

Christina McPhee ’76 Shares Her Art With Students, Community

– CLAREMONT, California – November 29, 2016 Scripps alumna Christina McPhee ’76, media artist and designer, 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 Studio” […]

Added: November 29, 2016


CMS Athena Bryn McKillop ’18 Earns All-American Honor

Following a strong showing at the 2016 NCAA Division III Championship this past Saturday, three runners from the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country program were named on the 2016 United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association All-American Team.

Added: November 29, 2016


Clever Scripps College Alumnae Make Election Products

– CLAREMONT, California – November 29, 2016 Scripps College alumnae are putting their creative talents to good use after the contentious 2016 Presidential Election. Katy Lind ’06 is selling an election-themed soap product for “folks who want to clean off the campaign” via her nastysoap.com website. Although a recent Detroit-area news story about the product […]

Added: November 29, 2016


Spotlight on Academics: Thomas J. Watson Fellowships: Scripps Nominates Three Finalists

– CLAREMONT, California – November 22, 2016 By Anyi Wong-Lifton ’18 Scripps College has nominated three graduates from the Class of 2017—Laura Casaregola, Hannah Sands, and Julia Thomas—as finalists for Thomas J. Watson Fellowships. This selection puts them in the running for the prestigious grant, awarded annually to 50 students out of hundreds of graduating […]

Added: November 22, 2016


CMS Athletics Week In Review (11/7- 11/13)

Find out all you need to know about the Athenas and Stags, including the latest scores and information in the athletic department's weekly electronic newsletter.

Added: November 21, 2016


Spotlight on Faculty: Gabriela Bacsan Assistant Professor of Spanish, Latin American, and Caribbean Literatures and Cultures

Gabriela Bacsan earned her BA in Spanish and Latin American literatures and political science at UC Berkeley. She completed her MA and PhD in literature, with a specialization in Latin American cultural studies, at UC San Diego. Her fields of interest are Caribbean studies, transnational and intersectional representations and conceptualizations of queerness in Latin America, historical memory studies, critical geographies, and tourism studies.

Added: November 14, 2016


Scripps Events: Malott Public Affairs Program Celebrates 10 Years

– CLAREMONT, California – November 13, 2016 The Elizabeth Hubert Malott Public Affairs Program celebrates its 10th anniversary on November 17, 2016, hosting a conversation between political commentator Norm Ornstein and Scripps Associate Professor of Economics Sean Flynn. Dr. Ornstein, a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, brings his extensive knowledge of the electoral […]

Added: November 13, 2016


Elizabeth Payne LaBau ’03 Featured in Washington Post

– CLAREMONT, California – November 11, 2016 Elizabeth Payne LaBau ’03, a dessert blogger, is featured in a Washington Post article about entrepreneurs whose online businesses are considered influencers through the power of social media and are growing a “mini-economy” as a viable marketing model.

Added: November 11, 2016


Stephanie Park ’13 Awarded Prestigious Capital Fellows Internship with California Senate

– CLAREMONT, California – November 11, 2016   Stephanie Park ‘13 has been awarded a 2016–2017 California Senate Fellowship, one of four fellowships administered by the Capital Fellows Program. Park graduated summa cum laude from Scripps College with a BA in interdisciplinary cultural studies and an ethnomusicology minor, and was subsequently awarded a Fulbright Scholar […]

Added: November 11, 2016


Vote Won’t End Ugly Politics, Says Vanessa Tyson in SF Chronicle Article

– CLAREMONT, California – November 7, 2016 The weekend before Election Day, associate professor Vanessa Tyson was quoted in a San Francisco Chronicle article about what to expect following the nastiness of the presidential campaign between contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Tyson is assistant professor of politics at Scripps College and author of the recently published […]

Added: November 7, 2016