Pitzer Student Senate Vice President of External Affairs steps down and more in this week’s tidbits of news.
This week’s tidbit of news: Pomona College hires a new vice president from Barnard College.
As computer science has skyrocketed in popularity at the 5Cs in recent years, non-Mudd students may no longer be able to major in CS at Harvey Mudd College.
Pitzer College and Claremont McKenna College are offering free New York Times subscriptions to students, joining Pomona College. CMC is also offering free Wall Street Journal subscriptions.
Pitzer College’s “free wall” was painted over the weekend of Sept. 21 with a message accusing Pitzer trustee Robert Fairbairn of profiting from “concentration camps,” sparking a conversation among students about whether Pitzer’s financing adheres to its core values.
Air conditioning across the Claremont Colleges was shut down for several hours Sept. 4 after Southern California Edison requested the colleges decrease their power usage.
Pomona College hired a new director for its Career Development Office last month, officials said.
Thomas B. Neff CM ’76, a member of the Claremont McKenna College board of trustees, died unexpectedly in his home Aug. 25.
A carjacking was reported Thursday afternoon near the Smith Campus Center at Pomona College.
Claremont Graduate University and Keck Graduate Institute are getting two new administrators to fill top leadership roles.