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July 11, 2018

U.S. Department of State Lists Scripps College among Top Fulbright-Producing Colleges

Scripps College was once again named a Fulbright program top-producing school  by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Scripps is ranked among the top 25 institutions on the annual list as a research bachelor’s institution, with six Fulbright award winners in the 2017­–2018 academic year. In a letter to President […]

February 19, 2018

Chronicle of Higher Ed Lists Scripps College Among Top 25 Fulbright-Producing Colleges

Scripps College is featured in The Chronicle of Higher Education as a U.S. college credited with producing the highest number of student Fulbright recipients in the country for 2017–18, ranking among the Top 25 in its category.

November 2, 2017

Professor Emerita Gayle Greene Gives Memoir Presentation

Scripps College Professor Emerita Gayle Greene discussed her new book Missing Persons: A Memoir on November 1 at an event sponsored by the Intercollegiate Feminist Center at The Claremont Colleges.

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.

August 30, 2017

Fall 2017 Academic Convocation: Gathering Celebrates the New Academic Year, Faculty Excellence

On Tuesday, August 29, Scripps College welcomed students, faculty, and staff to campus for the start of the 2017­–18 academic year. President Lara Tiedens delivered the opening remarks, followed by Amy Marcus-Newhall, vice president for academic affairs and dean of faculty, who congratulated the recipients of the annual Mary W. Johnson Faculty Achievement Awards.

March 25, 2015

WBUR, Boston’s NPR News Station, Features New York Times Commentary that Praises Scripps College

WBUR 90.9, Boston's NPR news station, interviews New York Times columnist Frank Bruni about his book on the challenges high school students face when selecting the right college or university. Bruni's piece features alumna Jenna Leahy ’10 and details why she decided to come to Scripps College.

March 24, 2015

MSNBC Publishes New York Times Columnist’s Commentary Mentioning Scripps College

MSNBC.com reposts New York Times columnist Frank Bruni's Sunday commentary on "Where You Go is Not Who You'll Be," which highlights Scripps College alumna Jenna Leahy '10.

March 16, 2015

Claremont Courier Features Scripps College Professor and Alumna Mary MacNaughton ’70

In this feature story about artist and former Scripps College art professor Millard Sheets, the Claremont Courier also quotes alumna Mary MacNaughton ’70, who serves as the director of the Scripps College Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery.

March 2, 2015

Chronicle of Higher Education quotes Scripps College President Lori Bettison-Varga

The Chronicle of Higher Education quotes President Lori Bettison-Varga for a story on how small colleges have adapted in the wake of the Great Recession.

February 16, 2015

Scripps College Students Named to Fall 2014 Dean’s List

The following Scripps College students were named to the dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester at Scripps College in Claremont, California. The dean’s list recognizes students who have achieved a grade point average of at least 11 (A-) in four, letter-graded courses in one semester.