Announcements Archive

Staff Appreciation Potluck Nov. 12

In appreciation for your hard work and dedication to Scripps students, the Claremont Student-Worker Alliance (CSWA) and other campus organizations invite all Scripps staff to an appreciation potluck on Monday, Nov. 12 from 1-4 in Margaret Fowler Garden. This is a great opportunity for students and staff to get to know each other better! No […]

Added: November 5, 2018

QRC Ally Training Fall 2018

Good afternoon Claremont College community members.   The Queer Resource Center (QRC) is happy to announce Ally Training dates for the fall semester. There will be four trainings at rotating campuses specific to 7C students, faculty, and staff.   In this training, attendees will explore foundational topics of sexuality, sex, and gender, the coming out […]

Added: September 7, 2018

Fall Convocation 2018 Student Awards

FALL CONVOCATION 2018 At fall convocation, Scripps College recognizes the achievements of its continuing students during the past academic year. We celebrate their accomplishments and honor their hard work and dedication.   HONOR SOCIETIES Sigma Xi The Claremont Colleges Club of Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, elects seniors to associate membership in the national […]

Added: September 4, 2018

Mary W. Johnson Faculty Achievement Awards

It gives me great pleasure to announce the recipients of the annual Mary W. Johnson Faculty Achievement Awards. These awards are given to outstanding Scripps faculty with extraordinary achievements in teaching, scholarship, or service for the 2016‐17 academic year who also have demonstrated proficiency in the other two areas. The awards are named in honor […]

Added: September 4, 2018

2018 Fall Community Welcome

Dear Scripps College Community Members, The new academic year has arrived, and the campus is coming alive, with preparations for new student orientation programs and events in full swing and students, faculty, and staff returning from summer activities or scholarship. At this time of year, I’m reminded of the considerable opportunity we have at Scripps […]

Added: August 24, 2018

Fall 2018 New Scripps Community Members

Scripps College welcomes its newest members of the community to campus!   Trustees Salle Yoo ’92 Donna Neff P’21 Recent Graduate Trustee Prisma Herrera ’18   Faculty Sarah Budischak, Assistant Professor of Biology Pete Chandrangsu, Assistant Professor of Biology Annelle Curulla, Assistant Professor of French Patrick Van Horn, Assistant Professor of Economics Martín Vega Olmedo, […]

Added: August 24, 2018

Announcing the passing of Life Trustee Martha “Marti” Hammer ’66

Dear Scripps College Staff, It is with sadness that I share with you that Scripps College Life Trustee, former Board Chair, and alumna Martha “Marti” Wehmeier Hammer ’66 passed away on July 4. She was 73. Marti joined the Board of Trustees in 1987 and served as Chair of the Board from 1991-1996, during which […]

Added: July 12, 2018

Mellon Foundation Awards $800,000 to Scripps College Interdisciplinary Humanities Initiatives

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $800,000 to Scripps College in Claremont, Calif., for support of the College’s Interdisciplinary Humanities Initiative. The three-part initiative provides funding for summer undergraduate research fellowships, professional development for faculty, and new clinic courses that will pair faculty and students with community organizations throughout greater Los Angeles to address […]

Added: June 26, 2018

Departure of CMS Director of Athletics

Dear Members of the Scripps College Community, Terrance J. Tumey, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps director of Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation and William B. Arce and George R. Roberts Fellow Instructor of Physical Education, will be leaving Claremont June 30 to become athletics director at Division I Fresno State University. Claremont McKenna College President Hiram E. Chodosh informed […]

Added: June 25, 2018

New director of the Student Disability Resource Center

Catherine Calhoun will join The Claremont Colleges Services (TCCS) on July 1 to serve as director of the Student Disability Resource Center. In this role, she will work closely with students and disability coordinators from the seven campuses to ensure they have access to necessary academic support resources and accommodations. Catherine comes to TCCS from […]

Added: June 15, 2018

TIAA One-on-One Counseling Meeting for July to September 2018

Dear Faculty & Staff: Attached are the announcements for the July through September one-on-one counseling meetings with TIAA. The location for the meetings is the TCCS Administrative Campus Center, Acacia Room located at 101. S. Mills Ave. Appointments may be scheduled by calling the TIAA Reservation Line at 1-800-732-8353. If there is a problem making […]

Added: June 12, 2018

Profs. Nancy Macko and Stacey Wood Appointed to Endowed Professorships

Dear Scripps College Faculty and Staff, It is with pleasure that I announce the appointments of Nancy Macko, professor of art, to the Mary W. Johnson Professorship in Teaching, and Stacey Wood, professor of psychology, to the Molly Mason Jones Chair in Psychology, effective July 1, 2018. The Mary W. Johnson Professorship was established to […]

Added: June 5, 2018

Scripps College Community Update

Dear Members of the Scripps College Community, As we close this academic year, I would like to share key actions and updates from the spring semester and to inform you of some campus news and updates. Commencement I enjoyed participating in the College’s 88th annual commencement ceremonies this year, where Scripps families and friends, students, […]

Added: June 5, 2018

Announcement of Binti Harvey as Vice President for External Relations and Institutional Advancement

Dear Scripps Faculty and Staff:   I am delighted to announce that Binti Harvey has accepted the new role of vice president for External Relations and Institutional Advancement. This follows an interim period that began in fall 2017, when Binti accepted the role of interim vice president for Institutional Advancement and vice president of Marketing […]

Added: May 2, 2018

7C Planned Parenthood Club 5K Run/Walk

Come enjoy the 5K Run/Walk! The event is open to the Claremont Consortium and surrounding community. Registration fee is $20 per person payable the day of the event. A waiver of liability will be required of all participants. All proceeds to go to Planned Parenthood. Enjoy food, music, chair massages, a bounce house and community […]

Added: April 17, 2018

Scripps College Professional Development Training For Staff

Communication is perhaps the most important skill to develop in order to be effective in the workplace. This skill can be developed with practice. This class will help participants learn how to determine the goal of a conversation and what to do before, during and after it, in addition to how to identify barriers and […]

Added: April 4, 2018

Student Employee Appreciation Week Summary

Dear Scripps Community, On behalf of Career Planning & Resources and Student Employment, thank you for helping us celebrate student employees during Student Employee Appreciation Week. Together, we offered a variety of opportunities for the community to celebrate the accomplishments of these outstanding students. It was wonderful to see the community come together in this […]

Added: April 2, 2018

Calling all First-Years and Seniors: National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

  If you are a first-year or senior student at Scripps, you are eligible to provide feedback in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE). Currently, NSSE is the most nationally-recognized instrument for collecting, measuring, and comparing information that focuses on research that has consistently shown students’ intellectual and social development.   You should have […]

Added: April 2, 2018

New Faculty Co-Directors for the Center for Teaching and Learning

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Professors Mary Hatcher-Skeers and Deborah Faye Carter as faculty co-directors for the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) effective July 1, 2018, succeeding founding director Darryl Yong and working with Jessica Tinklenberg, Staff Director for the CTL. The mission of the Claremont Colleges Center for Teaching and Learning […]

Added: March 21, 2018

New Faculty Director for the Office of Consortial Academic Collaboration

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Tessa Hicks Peterson as director of the Office of Consortial Academic Collaboration effective July 1st 2018, succeeding founding director Deb Mashek.   The Office of Consortial Academic Collaboration (OCAC) works to develop and maintain effective, efficient, sustainable, and enduring cross-campus academic collaborations among the Claremont Colleges. Each year, […]

Added: March 21, 2018