News Releases Archive

Silicon Valley Business Journal Spotlights Scripps College Alumna Salle Yoo ’92, Uber’s Dynamic General Counsel

The Silicon Valley Business Journal profiles Uber's Salle Yoo '92 and briefly mentions she's a graduate of Scripps College. Yoo serves as the startup’s general counsel, managing Uber’s global legal and regulatory issues.

Added: March 17, 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.

Added: March 16, 2015

New York Times Columnist Frank Bruni Highlights Success of a Scripps College Alumna

New York Times columnist Frank Bruni mentions alumna Jenna Leahy ’10 in this commentary on “How to Survive College Admissions Madness.”

Added: March 16, 2015

Huffington Post Profiles Ellen Pelos ’16 as She Honors Forgotten 19th-Century U.S. Female Composers

The Huffington Post features Ellen Pelos ’16, who says, “I chose [to attend] Scripps because it provides a well-rounded liberal arts education in a collaborative, feminist environment.”

Added: March 9, 2015

Scripps College Professor Reflects on Recent Visit to Ferguson in Huffington Post Blog

Professor of Art Ken Gonzales-Day considers the unfolding events in Ferguson, Missouri in a blog for the Huffington Post.

Added: March 6, 2015

Los Angeles Times mentions Afrofuturism Art Show at Clark Humanities Museum

Los Angeles Times art critic Carolina Miranda writes about the Afrofuturism exhibition now on display at the Clark Humanities Museum.

Added: 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.

Added: March 2, 2015

Lucky Number 13

For the thirteenth year in a row, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Women's Swim and Dive team are Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) champions. The February 22 victory topped off a perfect season in conference competition for the Athenas.

Added: March 2, 2015


Slam dunk! For the first time in more than 25 years, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) Athenas women’s basketball team has completed an undefeated conference regular season.

Added: February 23, 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.

Added: February 16, 2015