Colleges update grading policy for 5C consistency

The 5Cs are aligning their grading policies, with Scripps College, Pomona College and Claremont McKenna College joining the consortium in adopting a 4.0 grade point average system.

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Historic wins and huge upsets mark the 93rd Academy Awards

Following a difficult year for movies, the 93rd Academy Awards honored the best in film, with momentous wins and shocking upsets.

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Regularly scheduled programming: Anti-racist self-education can start with these 6 films

While supporting the Black Lives Matter movement can take on different forms, including signing petitions, donating to causes and attending protests, self-education through pop culture can be extremely useful in beginning to understand how and why systemic racism exists and persists in the U.S.

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Regularly scheduled programming: 10 shows you should binge while stuck at home

Whether feeling the blues or boredom, social distancing is leaving a lot of us with a lot of time on our hands. TV columnist Claire DuMont SC ’23 recommends ten TV shows to get caught up on while we’re racking up screen time.

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Regularly scheduled programming: I haven’t finished it yet! My problem with series finales

TV columnist Claire DuMont SC ’23 reckons with her inability to watch series finales, and whether or not the fear even matters in the age of streaming and binge-watching.

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Regularly scheduled programming: To all the TV couples I’ve loved before

TV columnist Claire DuMont SC ’23 takes a look back at the best TV couples of all time, from the heartwarming “Parks and Recreation” duo of Ben and Leslie to the toxic “Succession” pairing of Tom and Shiv.

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