Waqar Saleem, an HU Assistant Professor, Computer Science at the Dhanani School of Science and Engineering (DSSE), recently went to Pitzer College
as a Visiting Faculty, which along with Harvey Mudd College, are part of the Claremont Colleges consortium.
Last week, Pitzer College
President Melvin Oliver announced that he would not implement a resolution to deny Pitzer students the opportunity to study abroad at the University of Haifa.
By suspending Pitzer College
's exchange with the University of Haifa until the state of Israel ends its discriminatory entry policy at the border and grants visas for individuals to participate in exchanges with Palestinian universities, the faculty has affirmed its commitment to ensuring that Pitzer College
values equality of educational opportunity and the rights of all to engage in the 'dialogue and intercultural understanding.' Israel's discrimination against people based on their ethnicity or advocacy isn't just a problem for Palestinians living inside Israel as second-class citizens or in the occupied Palestinian territories without political rights or dignity.
in International Studies from Pitzer College
. She was a Fulbright Scholar to Bulgaria where she focused on the sociopolitical implications of Bulgaria's nuclear energy sector while they prepared for EU accession.
The community of Manyana on September 18 bid farewell to the seven Pitzer College
students who have been in the village on an academic mission for the past three weeks.
The Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability at Pitzer College
was founded in 2012, and two years later he was part of the effort that led to the school divesting fossil fuel stocks from its endowment.
Zuckerman, a professor of sociology and secular studies at Pitzer College
in Claremont, Calif., spoke on "The Nonreligious in Today's America." His most recent book is The Nonreligious.
Planned major: Political science and environmental analysis at Pitzer College
In 2016, Alegria Martinez, 21, a senior at Pitzer College
, painted a mural on her campus that read,"White girl, take off your hoops!!!" She explained, in an email to the student body:"The culture actually comes from a historical background of oppression and exclusion.
(He later graduated from Pitzer College
.) In need of a job, de Leon took to teaching English as a Second Language, civics, and history courses to adult immigrants trying for citizenship.
Before coming to LMU, Zabel, a Pitzer College
graduate, had completed three yoga teacher training programmes.
After graduating with honors from Pitzer College
, de Leon taught citizenship courses to immigrants, was a community organizer, and worked with the National Education Association and California Teachers Association.