Archive for April, 2017

Welcome our new IT team member, Chris Eagerton!

Dear members of the Scripps Community, Please join us in welcoming Christopher Eagerton, our new User Support / Application Specialist for the Information Technology Department.  Christopher’s office is located in Steele Hall, Room 10. Chris started in March and already feels a deep connection with the community, he earned his Bachelors of Art degree in […]

Added: April 26, 2017

TIAA Financial Essentials Workshop – “Money at Work 2: Sharpening investment skills”

CUC Benefits Administration is continuing to host a series of educational workshops presented by TIAA in 2017.  The workshops are designed to address specific areas of retirement saving and planning and will be approximately 60 minutes in length.  Refreshments will be provided for attendees.  All faculty and staff of The Claremont Colleges are eligible to […]

Added: April 25, 2017

Update on Response to RAs’ Concerns

Dear Scripps College Students, Faculty, and Staff: The recent RA strike has highlighted what has been an ongoing discussion about the ways in which Scripps College supports students, and in particular, students of color and those facing financial, mental health, and other challenges. Improving the Scripps experience for all students should be where we focus […]

Added: April 19, 2017

Anthem Medicare Consultations on Friday, May 19th

Good Afternoon, Do to the high volume of request for one on one Anthem Medicare consultations, we have scheduled a 2ndday on Friday, May 19th from 10am to 3pm. Attached is a flyer with the contact information should anyone wish to set up a consultation with the representative. Consultations will take place in the Acacia […]

Added: April 19, 2017

2017 Graduates -IMPORTANT INFORMATION – regarding Office 365, BOX@Scripps & Network Accounts

To Scripps Graduates: Please read this important information related to your Office 365, BOX@Scripps, network and email accounts. Your Scripps College network accounts (Sakai, Portal, WiFi, Box@Scripps) will be disabled on July 31st, 2017.  Email accounts will be disabled on August 11th, 2017.  Once disabled, you will no longer be able to login to these resources. The version of Microsoft Office […]

Added: April 18, 2017

Resident Advisor Strike

Dear Scripps College Faculty and Staff, This afternoon, a group of RAs informed me of their intent to go on strike effective immediately, and to abstain from all duties including crisis and emergency response, residential life programming, and other assigned duties.  As always, maintaining a supportive, safe, and high-quality living and learning environment for all […]

Added: April 13, 2017

Provide Feedback in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

Calling all First-Year and Senior Scripps students! 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 […]

Added: April 5, 2017

Presidential Post-Board Community Update April 2017

Dear Members of the Scripps College Community, The Board of Trustees concluded its March retreat and meeting on Sunday, March 5, and I would like to inform you about the following key actions and discussions. Budget The trustees approved an operating budget for fiscal year 2017–18. Key elements include: Enrollment of 1,000 students, in line […]

Added: April 3, 2017