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December 1, 2015

The Risk of A Lifetime

Quartz magazine, which features global news designed for reading on digital tablets and smart phones, highlights Scripps College philosophy professor Rivka Weinberg’s new book The Risk of A Lifetime.

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November 20, 2015 Ranks Scripps College as #2 Best College Food in California’s 2016 Best College Food ranking is based on meal plan costs and student reviews.

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October 27, 2015

USA Today College Talks with Scripps Junior George Rosett about the Challenges of Living with Fibromyalgia

The challenges are unique for undergraduates like Scripps College junior George Rosett who is trying to balance her education and her health while living with an invisible disability. Rosett, who suffers from fibromyalgia, recently shared her story with USA Today College correspondent Emma Miller.  Click here for more information about the Student Disability Resources Center […]

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Senior Thesis by Scripps College Alumna Allison Rigby ’14 Featured in the City Project Blog

Scripps College alumna Allison Rigby ’14 makes headlines in The City Project blog with her senior thesis on public parks and environmental justice in Los Angeles.

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October 26, 2015

Professor Ken Gonzales-Day’s Photographic Work on Lynching and Violence

Scripps Professor of Art Ken Gonzales-Day’s recent photographic work combines images of a reconstructed lynching scene of a Latino man in 1920 with images of recent protests surrounding police brutality, as featured in an interview with

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October 14, 2015

Scripps Alumna California Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson Introduces Equal Pay Bill

Scripps alumna Hannah-Beth Jackson ’71, a member of the California State Senate representing the 19th District, was responsible for creating the equal pay bill that California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law in mid-October. SB358, which has come to be known as the Fair Pay Act, is being described as the “nation’s strongest equal pay […]

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September 30, 2015

Catherine Coulson ’65, Scripps Alumna and Actress, Obituary in the New York Times

The New York Times announced that Catherine Coulson ’65, a Scripps alumna and actress, died on September 28, 2015, at the age of 71. She gained notoriety and a fan following for her television role as Margaret Lanterman, “the Log Lady,” in 12 episodes of David Lynch’s popular series Twin Peaks (1990). Catherine performed for […]

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September 16, 2015

Nanotech Now features Scripps College undergraduate’s summer research

Nanotech Now covers summer research that a Scripps College undergraduate conducted as part of a team led by a chemistry professor at Rice University.

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Huffington Post reports Scripps College meets 100 percent of students’ demonstrated financial need

Scripps College is mentioned in a Huffington Post article that lists the few dozen colleges and universities in the U.S. that help families afford the rising costs of a four-year undergraduate education by meeting 100 percent of demonstrated financial need. That means these schools use a combination of loans, scholarships, grants and work-study to fill […]

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September 15, 2015

LA Times Highlights Williamson Gallery Photo Exhibition

Los Angeles Times features “Documenters and Storytellers: Photographic Narratives in the 20th Century” at the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College.

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