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October 14, 2019

Carolann Duro ’20 Fuses Mentoring, Education, and Empowerment for 5C Indigenous Students

“Our midnight smudging celebration, where sage is burned for purification, is a time and a space for Native students,” says Carolann Duro ’20. “I’m always challenging the institution to improve resources and community for Indigenous students, but it’s moments like these when I am grateful for the resources we do have and the Native community that is present on these campuses.”

October 7, 2019

Meet Scripps Associated Students President Niyati Narang ’20

By Samantha Quach Most know Niyati Narang ’20 as the current president of Scripps Associated Students (SAS), but few know what that actually looks like. As part of my position as an editorial assistant and student writer in Scripps’ Office of Marketing and Communications, I joined Narang to find out about a day in the […]

October 1, 2019

Sarah Budischak Receives National Science Foundation Grant to Study “Superspreaders” and the Transmission of Infectious Disease

W.M. Keck Science Department Assistant Professor of Biology Sarah Budischak received a National Science Foundation grant from the Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases program.

September 27, 2019

Spotlight on Faculty: Meiver De la Cruz, Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance and Consortium for Faculty Diversity Fellow

This fall, 11 new tenure-track faculty members joined Scripps College. As part of our ongoing series on Scripps’ faculty, the Office of Marketing and Communications recently sat down with Meiver De la Cruz to discuss the relationships between dance, community, and activism, as well as De la Cruz’s hidden talent. Meiver De la Cruz is […]

September 25, 2019

Scripps Fall To-Do List: Making the Most of Your Semester

Fall at Scripps isn't to be missed. Having settled into a routine of classes and club meetings, now is the perfect time to start exploring all that the campus and the region have to offer. Read on to learn about can't-miss seasonal activities, off-the-beaten-path excursions, and world-class campus resources!

September 17, 2019

Spotlight on Faculty: Julin Everett, Assistant Professor of French Studies

Julin Everett is an assistant professor in the Department of French Studies at Scripps College. She holds a PhD in Francophone studies from UCLA, and her areas of expertise also include visual studies, postcolonial studies, Shoah studies, and queer studies.

September 12, 2019

Meet Our Newest Students

Scripps College welcomes its newest students!

September 10, 2019

New Science Students Explore “Chemistry of Life” in Summer Immersion Program

Gazing up at the stars, Kiana Harnish ’23 considered the search for water, and thus life, on planets beyond Earth. Along with 29 other first-year students from Claremont McKenna, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges, Harnish was at the Griffith Observatory’s planetarium show, Water is Life, one of the field trips organized by the Summer Science Immersion […]

September 5, 2019

Fall 2019 Convocation: Students, Faculty, and Staff Welcome New Academic Year

  On Tuesday, September 3, Scripps College welcomed students, faculty, and staff to campus for the start of the 2019–20 academic year. President and W.M. Keck Presidential Chair Lara Tiedens delivered the opening remarks and recognized faculty recipients of the Mary W. Johnson Faculty Achievement Awards in teaching, scholarship, and service (full list below). She […]

August 29, 2019

Fall 2019 Move-In Day Slideshow

On Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 238 first-year students and 20 transfer students settled into their new homes away from home.