Social Justice-Themed Scripps Dances Awes Viewers

  An enthusiastic audience gathered in Scripps College’s Garrison Theater for the final performance of Scripps Dances on April 22. The annual spring concert featured dances choreographed by students, faculty, and guest artists in a variety of styles often presented in unexpected and innovative combinations. Several of the pieces explored

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Pomona Dining Hall Workers Organize Against ‘Managerial Disrespect’

  Calls of “¡Sí se puede!” and “What do we want? Justice! When do we want it? Now!” resounded through Pomona College’s Alexander Hall on April 25, when approximately 100 dining hall workers, their union representatives, and student supporters gathered at Pomona President David Oxtoby’s office to voice concerns about

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Former State Superintendent Discusses Bid for California Governor

Delaine Eastin, former California State Superintendent and a candidate in California's 2018 gubernatorial race, spoke at Pomona College Monday, March 27. Her campaign slogan represents the thrust of her speech: “Budgets are statements of values. We can do better.” Eastin specifically focused on the importance of reinvesting in public education.

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Lack of Competition, Gender Parity in CMC Executive Board Elections

Eight candidates, all of whom were men, ran for a position in the Associated Students of Claremont McKenna College 2017-18 executive board Feb. 23 election. The seven positions on the ballot included ASCMC president and executive vice president. Co-President of the CMC Women’s Forum Shruti Topudurti CM ’18 attributed the

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Pitzer Hosts Claremont Mayor in Ceremony to Affirm Diversity

A mural stands on the western wall of Pitzer College’s Stein Atrium, located in Benson Auditorium. Painted by Los Angeles artist Paul Botello in 1996, it depicts Pitzer students, faculty and staff protesting California Proposition 187, which disqualified undocumented immigrants from receiving public benefits, including public healthcare and public education.

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