North Campus Contestants Advance in Pomona Talent Competition

Students gathered in Walker Lounge Wednesday evening as residents of Pomona College’s North Campus competed for a chance to perform in the annual Pomona’s Got Talent show during Family Weekend in February. Participants were judged by a panel of two students and Campus Life Coordinator Jacqueline DuBose. Due to last-minute cancellations,

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‘How I Met Your Mother’ Actress and Improv Group Lead Comedy Workshop

Student performers and writers of the Claremont Colleges gathered in Seaver Theatre at Pomona College last Friday, Nov. 2, for a series of performance workshops led by TMI Hollywood, a Los Angeles-based improvisational group, and guest speaker Ashley Williams of How I Met Your Mother. The event, hosted by Pitzer

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Dead People on Bikes: Halloween Critical Mass

Harwood Halloween wasn’t the only festivity in which 5C students participated last weekend. Friday night, members of the Claremont Colleges Dope Bike Coalition (CCDBC), an unofficial group of bicyclists at the 5Cs, gathered outside the Outdoor Education Center (OEC) with helmets and radical costumes for “Dead People on Bikes,” otherwise

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‘Going Green the Wong Way’: Making Environmental Activism Fun

Performance artist Kristina Wong’s one-woman show combines her Asian heritage with her struggles as she attempts to live green in Los Angeles. Wong performed at the 5Cs on Tuesday, Oct. 2, sharing her personal struggles of living an eco-lifestyle with 5C students.  Engaging the audience with her hyper storytelling style

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TSL Chats with WhatShouldWeCall5C Creators

Watch out 5C students—there’s another flurry of all-nighter-inducing procrastination fodder and cheap entertainment taking the Claremont Internet bubble by storm. Student-run blogs and Twitter handles, strategically modeled after their viral predecessors, examine life at the 5Cs under the lens of humorous GIFs, sarcastic memes and clever tweets that play on

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5C Late Night Kicks Off Semester With “No More Tears” Comedy Show

Who needs foam when you have oatmeal?  This past Saturday, Sept. 22, students from all 5Cs gathered in Doms Lounge for Late Night Stand-Up Comedy’s “No More Tears” performance, in which they watched oatmeal dry as both students and L.A. comedians shared humorous anecdotes, witty one-liners and live renditions of

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