Publications and Press

July 10, 2017

Scripps College President Reflects on First Year on Job

(Inland Valley Daily Bulletin)
A year into her new job, Lara Tiedens knows she made the right choice.


May 1, 2017

Scripps Inaugurates Lara Tiedens as Ninth President

Scripps College began a new era on April 29, 2017, when Lara Tiedens was inaugurated as the College’s ninth president.


Spring 2017 magazine

In many ways, the Scripps of the present faces an era of experimentation similar to that of the 1920s.


Winter 2017 magazine

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary offers three definitions of the word “community”: 1) a unified body of individuals; 2) society at large; and 3) joint ownership or participation.


October 3, 2016

President Tiedens Introduced to Community IN PERSON

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 year.


Fall 2016 magazine

Whether you are a political insider or an interested onlooker, the 2016 presidential election has undoubtedly captured your attention at some point over the past six months, and even the most disinterested voters will likely tune in as the campaigns sprint toward the climax in November.


September 22, 2016

New President Looks to Build Leadership, Healthy Discourse

(Claremont Courier)
“I was in no way on the path to become a college president,” Scripps College’s new head administrator Lara Tiedens said.


September 21, 2016

Welcome Reception Held for New President

(The Scripps Voice)
On Friday, Sept. 9, students and faculty gathered on Elm Tree Lawn to welcome the ninth president of Scripps College, Dr. Larissa Tiedens.


September 16, 2016

Q&A with New Scripps President Larissa Tiedens

Dr. Larissa Tiedens, a social psychologist and former senior associate dean at Stanford Graduate School of Business, took office as the ninth president of Scripps College Aug. 1, 2016.


June 28, 2016

Regional, National Publications Herald Selection of Scripps College’s Ninth President

Scripps College’s announcement of Dr. Larissa Z. Tiedens as its next president was featured in regional and national newspapers and higher education publications including Inland Valley Daily Bulletin and San Gabriel Valley Tribune in Southern CaliforniaInside Higher Edand Stanford University News.