News Releases Archive

Scripps Magazine: The Election Issue

– CLAREMONT, California – November 7, 2016 “Regardless of your view of the current state of U.S. politics, presidential races offer important teachable moments for society at large, and institutions of higher education in particular, as we reflect on the candidates, the issues, and the electoral system in the context of our identity as a […]

Added: November 7, 2016


Prof. Vanessa Tyson to Offer Election Night Commentary at FOX-LA

– CLAREMONT, California – November 1, 2016  Vanessa Tyson, assistant professor of politics at Scripps College, will offer live commentary as an election-night guest in the FOX-LA news studio in Los Angeles on Nov. 8. Professor Tyson will offer non-partisan commentary on national politics, the election, and state propositions during the television station’s election night […]

Added: November 1, 2016


CMS Athenas Earn Their Fourth SCIAC Championship

The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's volleyball team earned the fourth regular season championship in program history with the three set win over Redlands. The Athenas finish the regular season in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference with a 14-2 record.

Added: October 31, 2016


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