The Rock

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Published bi-annually, The Rock is the official magazine of Whittier College. With a subscriber readership of approximately 17,000, the magazine serves as the primary conduit for information about the College's programs, people, and activities.

Regular departments are:

PRESIDENT'S CORNER Sharon Herzberger's editorial on life at Whittier College.
AROUND THE ROCK This section features Campus News (briefs), Faculty Files (travels, publishing, honors, and submitted articles), and Society Pages (updates from Whittier's 10 fraternities and sororities).
SPORTS This section offers seasonal wraps, interviews with athletes or coaches, and other business and updates from Whittier Athletics.
FEATURE STORIES Typically includes in-depth articles, alumni profiles, or special coverage of an event.
DEVELOPING WHITTIER Offers an update on gifts to the College, financial news, and other updates from the Office of Advancement.
ALUMNI NEWS This section features a letter from the Alumni Association President, reports from Whittier's Regional Alumni Chapters (Hawaii and Washington), Poet-to-Poet (class notes), travel opportunities, event notices, and other news for alumni.
SENIOR MOMENTS A photo-profile of a graduating senior, this department introduces some of the newest members of the Alumni Association, highlighting student accomplishments and sharing favorite memories.


Ana Lilia Barraza, Editor
The Rock, Whittier College, P.O. Box 634, Whittier, CA 90608

NOTE: Poet-to-Poet submissions should be sent directly to Don't forget to include your full name, class year, and maiden name (if applicable).