Interim Ath Director Diversifies Speaker Lineup

Transgender rights activist Janet Mock. Artist Mary Weatherford. Spoken word poet Anis Mojgani. Comedian David Misch. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan. All of these speakers have visited Claremont McKenna College’s Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum this fall under the leadership of Interim Director Priya Junnar.  Since replacing longtime director Bonnie Snortum in August, Junnar has

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Ronald Herring Discusses Role of Science in Agriculture

Ronald Herring gave a captivating and thought-provoking talk on genes in food Sept. 29 at Claremont McKenna College’s Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum. Herring, a political economy and ecology professor at Cornell University, teaches a vast range of topics but maintains a primary focus on agriculture and rural development. An expert on agrarian political economy, Herring is currently the

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