Whittier College Announces Discontinuation of Multiple Athletics Programs

On November 15th, Whittier College announces the discontinuation of multiple sports programs on campus: football, lacrosse, and golf.

Women's Basketball begins their 2022 season.

Women’s Basketball Shoots For the Stars

The Poets’ Women’s Basketball season starts their 2022-23 Season in the midst of November, after a successful 2021-22 season.

A wide variety of colorful fentanyl

The Fentanyl Crisis is No Fun

The fentanyl crisis has hit communities hard, but Whittier College has a plan in case there is an overdose on and off campus.

Metaphonians Rush To Come Together

Dulce Martinez, the Fall 2022 Mets Society president, dedicated her early morning Saturday to setting up the hall for the day excursion, which included a field trip to Santa Monica pier, lots of games, and a craft hour at one of the members’ houses. This was the Mets Society rush –, an event that gives old and new recruits the opportunity to familiarize with one another and to build community. 

Whittier College’s Safe Space for Inclusion

The Gender and Equity Center on campus is up and running! Students should feel welcome to come visit the new center!

Photo of inside of Campus Inn kitchen, where an employee dressed in black is fervently talking to his manager (dressed in white.)

Community Rallies Against Unfair Treatment of Workers

Students and faculty of Whittier College came together to support the negotiations of the Bon Appetit worker’s unionization contract.

A sunny photo of the Education and Child Development building at Whittier College. There is a leafy tree in front of a white building. In the foreground is a photo that says "Department of Education and Child Development".

The Master’s Program Has A Master Problem

The Whittier College Masters’ Program has had some issues recently involving fieldwork, courses, and the way the program is taught.

Fellowships for All Types of Fellows

Whittier College provides numerous fellowship opportunities for students in all years and all majors; individuals can ask Dr. Sylvia Vetrone, the Director of Fellowships, about the fellowships available. 

Poets' Soccer Player kicking the Ball.

Mid-Season Look at Men’s Soccer

A look into the Poets’ Men’s Soccer team just over halfway through their 2022 season. Looking at the addition of new players and formations.

A look at the Lillian Slade Aquatic Center

Men’s Water Polo Seeks to Make Waves

The Poets’ Men’s Water Polo strives for success in their 2022 season, representing a water polo team that has seen success in the past.