WHITTER, CA â€“ Amanda Casey, a native of Brawley, CA is among the 232 high-achieving students from Whittier College who made the Fall 2013 Deanâ€™s List.
Undergraduate students are awarded Deanâ€™s List honors if he or she earns a 3.70 grade point average (GPA) while completing a full-time course load (12 units) in the fall and spring terms.
Founded by Quakers in 1887, Whittier College is an independent, four-year college offering a traditional liberal arts program integrated with both professional and pre-professional courses of study. With an emphasis on diversity, community, and curricular innovation, the Collegeâ€™s primary mission is to endow students with the education, skills, and values appropriate for global leadership and service. Whittier College is a designated Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) and a member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities.