Announcements Archive

ConverAction with Maria Hinojosa

      ConverActions: National Climate on Race, Community, and Change ConverActions are moderated noontime discussions where students, faculty, and staff explore the national climate on race, community, and change through the lens of selected Scripps Presents programs. Open to the entire Scripps community, these events offer a forum to address topics and themes raised […]

Added: October 13, 2016

Voter Registration Information

Scripps College encourages students to register to vote.  Registering and voting are important aspects of your rights and responsibilities as an informed citizen.  The following information is provided to assist you in registering to vote either in California or in your home state. In order to vote, you must be a U.S. citizen and at […]

Added: October 4, 2016

ConverAction with Jeff Chang

      ConverActions: National Climate on Race, Community, and Change ConverActions are moderated noontime discussions where students, faculty, and staff explore the national climate on race, community, and change through the lens of selected Scripps Presents programs. Open to the entire Scripps community, these events offer a forum to address topics and themes raised […]

Added: September 22, 2016

IFC Open House 9/27

Added: September 21, 2016

Life After Scripps programming starts Sept 28 (CP&R career week)

Dear Colleagues, Please find attached our promotional flyer for Life After Scripps, a weeklong series of programs and events designed to support all students in career exploration and post-graduation planning. We are delighted to welcome members of the extended Scripps community including faculty, alumnae, and friends to deliver workshops throughout this week. (Please note, we’ll […]

Added: September 13, 2016

ConverAction with Melissa Harris-Perry

      ConverActions: National Climate on Race, Community, and Change ConverActions are moderated noontime discussions where students, faculty, and staff explore the national climate on race, community, and change through the lens of selected Scripps Presents programs. Open to the entire Scripps community, these events offer a forum to address topics and themes raised […]

Added: September 8, 2016

Message on Diversity and Inclusion from President Lara Tiedens

Dear Scripps Students, Faculty, and Staff, As an educator, I have long believed that education, especially higher education, has an important role to play in creating a more just society. From my very early conversations with members of the Scripps College community, it was evident that diversity and inclusion are highly valued here. This was […]

Added: September 1, 2016

Welcome Message from President Lara Tiedens

Dear Scripps College Community Members, It has been my great pleasure to welcome students, faculty, staff, alumnae, families, and friends to campus as we begin the 2016­–17 academic year. The first days of fall semester are always exhilarating—reunions with old friends happen alongside farewells to families, new experiences intersect with familiar places and routines, and […]

Added: August 29, 2016

Fall Convocation 2016 Awards List

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 Psi Chi Psi Chi is the National Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, […]

Added: August 29, 2016

Tiernan Field House & Roberts Pavilion – Hours of Operation

Dear Scripps Community, Please find the operational hours for the Tiernan Field House for the first week of classes. Note that we will be closed for training on Saturday, September 3rd for most of the day. As is always the case, we are still in the process of hiring lifeguards. Thank you in advance for […]

Added: August 29, 2016

Mathematics Minor Requirements Changed

The math department recently significantly changed the requirements for the minor.  The new requirements as are follows: A minor in mathematics requires a minimum of six courses in Mathematics beyond MATH030 SC Calculus I.  The minor will include: demonstrated proficiency in calculus equivalent to MATH031 SC Calculus II; MATH060 SC Linear Algebra; and a minimum […]

Added: August 25, 2016

Publicizing your Event

Dear Scripps Community, We hope you all have been having a great Summer! The Office of Public Events would like to remind everyone regarding deadlines for publicizing your events. If you wish to be featured on the weekly Events Digest, please submit the week prior to your event by 10:00 am Wednesday. Submissions after this […]

Added: August 23, 2016

Message from President Larissa Z. Tiedens

Dear Scripps College Students, Faculty, and Staff, I hope you are enjoying the final days of summer and have found time over these past few months for some well-deserved rest and relaxation. As I begin my tenure as the ninth president of Scripps College, I would like to share my gratitude for your warm welcome […]

Added: August 16, 2016

Scripps College Leadership Transition Plan

Dear Scripps College Students, Faculty, and Staff, As we prepare for the arrival of President-elect Tiedens, who will join the College on August 1, I would like to inform you about the leadership transition plan for the next 30 days. Amy Marcus-Newhall will serve as interim president through the month of July. She will return […]

Added: July 5, 2016

Message from the Chair of the Board of Trustees

Dear Scripps College Community Members, I am pleased to announce that the Board of Trustees has appointed Dr. Larissa Z. Tiedens as the ninth president of Scripps College, effective August 1, 2016. She will hold the title of the W.M. Keck Foundation Presidential Chair, established in 1980. Dr. Tiedens is a prominent social psychologist and […]

Added: June 21, 2016

The photographic coverage of your Scripps College graduate awaits you!

GradPortraits The photographic coverage of your Scripps College graduate awaits you! It is available for your purchase. You’ll find images of your graduate entering the ceremony as well as images of your graduate immediately after receiving her diploma. To enhance the security of these images we have a system preventing outsiders from accessing your graduate’s […]

Added: May 23, 2016

2016 Senior Awards Convocation 2016 Program

  Welcome Amy Marcus-Newhall, Interim President   Introduction of the Speaker Minjoo Kim, 2015-16 President, Scripps Associated Students “The Mountain is a Mountain”    Warren Liu, Associate Professor of English Presentation of the Senior Class Gift Tilly Barnett and Hallie Byers Members, Senior Class Gift Committee Recognition of Students and Presentation of Awards Amy Marcus-Newhall […]

Added: May 20, 2016

May Diversity and Inclusivity Community Update

Diversity and Inclusion Update   Dear Scripps College Students, Faculty, and Staff, I am writing to provide the final update of this academic year on the College’s actions and progress toward combating institutional racism, expanding support for students of color and members of other marginalized groups, and creating a more inclusive climate for all Scripps […]

Added: May 13, 2016