News Releases Archive

Department of Justice Awards $749,998 to Claremont Colleges

– CLAREMONT, California – October 20, 2016 Department of Justice Awards $749,998 to Claremont Colleges to Address Sexual Violence, Dating/Domestic Violence, and Stalking on Campuses The Department of Justice (DOJ) Office on Violence Against Women recently announced The Claremont Colleges will receive a grant totaling $749,998 to help students who are victims of sexual assault, […]

Added: October 20, 2016

Professor’s Work With ‘Robomussels’ Helps Track Climate Change

Associate professor of biology Sarah Gilman has co-authored a paper that was recently published in Nature—Scientific Data about a team of multi-institutional scientists’ use of tiny “robomussels” that serve as a barometer for oceanic climate change.

Added: October 19, 2016

CMS Athletics Week In Review (10/10- 10/16)

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: October 19, 2016

Mellon Grant Supports Center for Teaching and Learning

– CLAREMONT, California – October 19, 2016 The Claremont University Consortium has received a $1.5 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to establish a new Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) to help faculty members enhance their teaching through programming, consultation services and support programs. The design of the CTL has been informed […]

Added: October 19, 2016

NEW Hall Featured At Greenbuild Conference

Scripps’ NEW Hall was selected for inclusion in the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building, Greenbuild, in the Educational Tours Program. The 2016 expo takes place in October in downtown Los Angeles from October 5–7.

Added: October 5, 2016

President Tiedens Introduced to Community IN PERSON

– CLAREMONT, California – October 3, 2016 Scripps College President Lara Tiedens, the College’s ninth president who began her term in August, answered questions from the media and extends the same opportunity to Scripps community members as she is introduced this fall to various stakeholder groups of the women’s college which celebrates its 90th anniversary this […]

Added: October 3, 2016

Erica Tyron ’92 Keeps College Radio Station KSPC 88.7 FM Running

Erica Tyron '92 shepherds the operations of KSPC 88.7 FM radio station, as well as decades of students who have worked there to learn the business and serve as DJs "spinning" cutting-edge music in the roughly 35-mile radius where the station is heard. As Director of College Radio at the station, Tyron's leadership and passion for her work and the radio station's role in the community is chronicled in a recent article in the Claremont Courier.

Added: September 29, 2016

Scripps College Tops World College Ranking List

Scripps College is ranked among the Top 10% of colleges in the 2016-2017 world college rankings, in the inaugural Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Ranking (WSJ/THE). The U.K.-based Times Higher Education magazine evaluated colleges around the globe on 15 metrics grouped into four “pillars” that include “Outcomes,” “Resources,” “Engagement,” and “Environment.”

Added: September 29, 2016

Branwen Williams on Climate Change in

– CLAREMONT, California – September 27, 2016 Branwen Williams, associate professor of environmental science, was featured in a article that helps explain the five most prevalent climate change phenomena. The popular digital culture and technology magazine quotes Williams extensively, based on her knowledge and in-depth research on the topic of ocean acidification related to […]

Added: September 27, 2016

Catherine Collinson ’85 Receives Hero Award

The Women’s Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER) honored Catherine Collinson ‘85, president of the nonprofit foundation Transamerica Institute and Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies, with a Hero Award at the organization’s 20th anniversary event in Washington, D.C.

Added: September 21, 2016