Spring 2020

The beginning of each academic year offers new opportunities to learn, grow, and support each other as a community of scholars who approach education with curiosity, creativity, integrity, and respect. This fall, the Class of 2023 will be the first group of Scripps students to engage with the Core Curriculum in Interdisciplinary Humanities Core I [...

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Thomas Koenig

Focus on the Faculty

Assistant Professor of English Thomas Koenigs joined the Scripps College faculty in 2014. He teaches...

Poppy MacDonald

Seen and Heard

On May 18, Poppy MacDonald ’97 addressed graduates during Scripps’ 89th annual commencement. Mac...

Scripps Lemons

Trustee News

MINO CAPOSSELA P’21 Capossela and his wife, Maura McDonnell, are parents of Antonia McDonnell Capo...

From the Archives: Hapless Love

From the Archives

Denison Library’s collections include a number of books and letters by and about British poet, nov...



Summer Leadership and Service Programs In August, more than 100 Scripps students participated in th...


Art History Cover Photo

Detecting Art History’s Mysteries

In the field of art conservation, history is seldom static. “Opinions, authenticity, and judgments...

When seeing is not believing

When Seeing is not Believing

Douglas Goodwin has always been fascinated with how time, context, and perspective impacts our perce...

Reporting the truth in the age of fake news

Reporting the Truth in the Age of Fake News

Earlier this year, the New Yorker published an article titled “Does Journalism Have a Future?” I...


Truth at the CORE

In 1965, U.S. diplomat to Taiwan George H. Kerr published Formosa Betrayed, a detailed account of th...




One of my most strongly held convictions is that all people deserve access to the information they n...

Crouch Family

From the Scripps Parent Leadership Council Co-Chairs

It is our honor to serve the Scripps community as the new co-chairs of the Parent Leadership Council...



Christina Isobel ’69 Everyday Mermaid Isobel’s poems reveal the daily appearances of insight and...

Alumnae President

Letter from the Alumnae Association President

As a member of the Class of 1972, I am delighted to be the incoming president of the Alumnae Associa...


Spring 2019 Cover

Spring 2019

As the academic year draws to a close, we have a lot to celebrate. Our students are alive with new k...

Scripps Magazine Winter 2019

Winter 2019

Over the past 20 years, the proliferation of digital information has radically changed our world. Fr...

Fall 2018 Cover

Fall 2018

A Scripps education teaches students to think critically, tolerate ambiguity, encounter difference w...

Spring 2018 Cover

Spring 2018

At Scripps, performing arts events not only enliven the campus, they also underscore our approach to...

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