Trolley Service Discontinued After Months of Low Ridership

From late 2008 to May 2009, an old-fashioned red and white trolley offered free rides around the Claremont Village. Its circuit ran from Bonita to First Street to Oberlin Avenue to College Avenue every Thursday, Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.The tram was leased by the Claremont

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Freakonomics Author Speaks at CMC

Steven Levitt, co-author of Freakonomics and SuperFreakonomics, spoke at Claremont McKenna’s Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum on Friday, just two days after publishing his latest book.Levitt is well known for his unorthodox approach to economics. At the event, he elaborated on how he developed his methods.“I’m terrible at math,” Levitt said.

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HMC’s Klawe and CMC’s Gann Cited by Forbes as Examples of Rare Female College Presidents

Forbes Magazine referenced Claremont McKenna College President Pamela Gann and Harvey Mudd College President Maria Klawe in an article exploring the low percentage of female college presidents.According to the American Council on Education, 23 percent of college presidents are female, which is a 13 percent increase since 1986. This figure

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