How do you feel about homelessness? WSP art pieces strike up conversations

Modeled after homeless people in the Los Angeles area, Henry’s goal was to bring a conversation to Whittier College that she feels is important to have and is often overlooked — a conversation about why we are so uncomfortable with homelessness even though it is right in our community. 

How do you feel about homelessness? WSP art pieces strike up conversations

Global Medical Brigade brings Poets to Honduras

Whittier College will be sending Poet volunteers to Honduras to support communities in need through the Global Medical Brigade (GMB). This is a student-operated volunteer organization which aims to assist communities throughout the world.

Global Medical Brigade brings Poets to Honduras

Food For Whittier: Third-year Maya Eylon and Alumni Alex Hackworth help the homeless

"On New Year’s Day, third-year Maya Eylon was at Starbucks with alumnus Alex Hackworth when they witnessed employees throwing out boxes of prepackaged meals. Eylon was shocked by what she saw and was inspired to start her own community service project: Food for Whittier."

Food For Whittier: Third-year Maya Eylon and Alumni Alex Hackworth help the homeless