Archive for January, 2018

Bright Horizons Family Matters Webinar Series

Join us for another year of live Family Matters events, where you can connect with Bright Horizons® parents and learn from experts on a variety of topics about balancing your work, parenting, caregiving, and family life. Click Here for full schedule list.    

Added: January 29, 2018

Suicide Prevention Training for Staff

As a part of our JED Campus Program, we are engaging in many initiatives around mental health and suicide prevention. This is one of the resources available to staff. QPR (Question. Persuade. Refer.) is a course that educates participants on how they can get help for themselves, learn more about preventing suicide, common causes of […]

Added: January 29, 2018

Bias Incident Protocol-Please review and provide feedback

Dear Staff,   In response to President Tiedens’ request that we review and make recommendations regarding a bias-related incident protocol, the Bias Incident Protocol Working Group (including faculty, students, and staff) has met to consider revision of the protocol in ways that underscore the College’s values and help ensure an appropriate response by the College […]

Added: January 29, 2018

Girls Who Code Campus recruitment ask

Scripps College is excited to partner with the nationally-recognized organization Girls Who Code to host two-week summer programs called Girls Who Code Campus. In Summer 2018, we’ll be hosting: ·         Introduction to Computer Science from June 18th to June 29th ·         Website Design & Development from July 9th to July 20th Register Now Learn More […]

Added: January 29, 2018

Spring 2018 Tieden’s Teas

This fall, President Lara Tiedens will be visiting residence halls to get to know you while honoring one of Scripps’ most beloved traditions—tea! Tuesday, Jan. 30, 3pm | Clark Living Room Wednesday, Feb. 14, 11am | Dorsey Living Room Thursday, Feb. 22, 3pm | Wilbur Living Room Monday, Feb. 26, 1pm | Browning Living Room No […]

Added: January 29, 2018

Cyber Safety Workshop TODAY 1/24 @ 3-4pm in the SCORE Living Room

Join us for a workshop on cyber safety on Wednesday, Jan. 24th from 3-4pm in the SCORE Living Room. The workshop will consist of an info session followed by a 30-min session where students can use the strategies presented to secure their accounts.   Bring your own devices! If you don’t have your own device, IT […]

Added: January 24, 2018

Announcement of Jennifer Armstrong as Associate Dean of Faculty

Scripps Community, It is my pleasure to introduce our next Associate Dean of Faculty, Jennifer Armstrong, Professor of Biology, who will formally commence her duties on July 1, 2018.  Jennifer will serve a 3-year full-time position with the possibility of renewal. She will be overseeing the wide range of activities that our current Associate Dean, Gretchen […]

Added: January 16, 2018

Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty

Dear Scripps College Community,   I am pleased to announce that Professor Amy Marcus-Newhall will continue in her role as vice president of academic affairs and dean of faculty for a five-year term, to begin July 1, 2018. Amy has been a trusted advisor, a devoted steward, and a generous supporter of Scripps College for more […]

Added: January 16, 2018

This Semester, Scripps Rides Foothill Transit for Free

Beginning January 8, students, faculty, and staff of any of the Claremont Colleges can ride Foothill Transit buses for free through the new Class Pass program. Rides are unlimited, and the pass is accepted on all Foothill Transit Local and Silver Streak buses, which serve cities throughout the San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys as well […]

Added: January 12, 2018