Academics (page 9)

February 4, 2010

Philosopher Daniel Dennett Gives Merlan Lecture at Scripps College

Philosopher Daniel Dennett of Tufts University will deliver the annual Merlan Lecture at Scripps College on Tuesday, February 16, at 4:15 p.m. in Balch Auditorium.

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January 29, 2010

Minzu University Delegation Visits Scripps College

A delegation of professors from Minzu University of China’s School of Ethnology and Sociology will participate in a weeklong series of roundtable discussions and forums sponsored by Scripps College.

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November 18, 2009

Scripps College Recognized as Leader in Off-Campus Study

The student body of Scripps College has one of the most cosmopolitan educations in the United States, a recent study shows.

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November 11, 2009

Professor David Andrews Named Jean Monnet Chair

David Andrews, professor of international relations and Director of the European Union Center of California at Scripps College, has been named a Jean Monnet Chair by the Commission of the European Communities’ Jean Monnet program.

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October 25, 2009

Zen! Japanese Paintings from the Sanso Collection at Scripps College’s Williamson Gallery

One of the finest private collections of Japanese paintings in the country, the Sanso Collection, will be on display in “Zen! Japanese Paintings from the Sanso Collection,” at Scripps College’s Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery.

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September 2, 2009

Secrets in A Democracy: Contemporary Artists Address Challenges to Democratic Ideals Scripps’ Williamson Gallery Fall Exhibition

Scripps College’s Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery opens the fall season with “Secrets in a Democracy,” on view through October 11. The exhibition is free and open to the public.

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May 14, 2009

Graduating Seniors Named to Scripps College Spring 2009 Dean’s List

The following graduating seniors were named to the dean’s list for the spring 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.

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April 22, 2009

How Weird Can It Get? Stories by Young American Writers

Bernard Cooper, Scripps College’s spring 2009 Mary Routt Chair of Writing, will host an evening of readings: “How Weird Can It Get? Stories by Young American Writers,” on Monday, April 27, 2009, at 7:30 p.m., in Vita Nova Hall, Scripps College.

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April 16, 2009

Samella Lewis speaks on fellow artist Barthé

Samella Lewis, nationally renowned artist and emerita professor of art at Scripps College, will speak on her recently published book, “Barthé: His Life in Art,” on April 21, noon, at Scripps College Malott Commons, as part of the Tuesday Noon Academy. The event is free and open to the public.

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March 24, 2009

Multiple Identities, Dynamic Subjectivities

Cecilia A. Conrad, Scripps College’s dean of faculty and professor of economics at Pomona College, is the final speaker in the Claremont College’s Intercollegiate Department of Black Studies’ 2008-09 speaker series, “Multiple Identities, Dynamic Subjectivities.”

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