Announcements Archive

Fall Convocation 2019 Student Awards

At fall convocation, Scripps College recognizes the achievements of its continuing students during the past academic year.

Added: September 3, 2019

Fall 2019 Welcome Letter

August 26, 2019 Dear Scripps College Community Members, As the new academic year begins, Scripps is preparing to welcome new and returning students, faculty, and staff to our College community. I’m looking forward to this year’s many opportunities to learn, grow, and support each other as a community of scholars and leaders who approach education […]

Added: August 26, 2019

Community Update from the President

I enjoyed participating in the College’s 89th annual commencement ceremonies this year, joining Scripps families and friends, students, faculty, trustees, and staff in celebrating the accomplishments of our 244 graduates.

Added: June 4, 2019

Scripps College Announces Three Endowed Chairs for 2019

The Scripps College Board of Trustees has announced the appointments of four endowed chairs effective July 1, 2019.

Added: May 29, 2019

Joint Music Program Presents Mendelssohn’s Lobgesang, Op. 52

The Joint Music Program of Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges will present Mendelssohn’s Lobgesang, Op. 52., at Garrison Theater on Saturday, May 4, at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 5, at 2:00 p.m.

Added: April 29, 2019

The College Senior Survey (CSS)*

Thank you for your willingness to provide feedback on your college experience. Your input will help Scripps College understand your experiences inside and outside the classroom. Information about how you learned, were involved, and engaged in the college community will help enhance our academic and co-curricular programming. Your insight is used to improve campus life […]

Added: April 15, 2019

Your First College Year (YFCY) Survey*

Thank you for your willingness to provide feedback on your first college year experience. Your input will help Scripps College understand your experiences inside and outside the classroom. Information about how you learned, were involved, and engaged in the college community will help enhance our academic and co-curricular programming. Your insight is used to improve […]

Added: March 25, 2019

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