Summer Welcome Receptions for Students and Families

You and your student are invited to join us this summer to celebrate and welcome the Pitzer College Class of 2020. Meet fellow new parents and students as well as college representatives and learn more about your student's first year at Pitzer.

There is no cost to attend; light refreshments will be provided. Casual attire is recommended and orange is always encouraged! 

Washington DC
Tuesday, July 5, 6 p.m.
Hosted by Lis and Fariborz Ghadar P’17 and John Ghadar ’17
Washington, D.C.
Registration Closed

Wednesday, July 6, 6 p.m.
Hosted by
Elaine and Charles Mangum P’19 and Court Mangum ’19 
Boston, MA
Registration Closed

South Pasadena
Sunday, July 10, 3 p.m.
Hosted by 
Ann and Mark Messana P’17 and Paul Messana ’17 
South Pasadena, CA
Registration Closed

New York
Tuesday, July 12, 6 p.m.
Hosted by 
Griff and Robert Fairbairn P’16, P’19, Imogen Fairbain ’16 and Jack Fairbairn ’19 
New York, NY
Registration Closed

Bay Area
Saturday, July 16, 3 p.m.
Hosted by Lisa and Ross Katchman P’18 and Spencer Katchman ’18
Los Altos, CA
 Registration Closed - At Capacity

Sunday, July 17, 2 p.m.
Hosted by 
Jamie and Michael Rawding P’14, P’17, Alex Rawding 14 and
Madeleine Rawding ’17 
Seattle, WA
Registration Closed

Sunday, July 24, 3 p.m.
Hosted by 
Jill Nelson and Tom Bidell  P’19 and Kai Bidell ’19 
Denver, CO
Registration Closed

Sunday, July 31, 4 p.m.
Hosted by Dori and Maurice King P’17 and Patrick King ’17
Portland, OR 
Registration Closed

Los Angeles
Sunday, August 7, 2 p.m.
Hosted by 
Andrea and Marc Michaelson P’16 and Isabella Michaelson ’16  
Los Angeles, CA
Registration Closed


Should you have any questions, you may reach the Office of Parent Relations at or 909.607.4030.