Scripps partially furloughs 59 dining and custodial staff members

In response to decreased revenue and unanticipated costs due to the closure of its campus, Scripps College announced that it would partially furlough 59 employees.

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Amid faculty backlash, Pomona moves forward with staff furloughs

Ahead of a meeting Wednesday to address faculty’s objections to Pomona College’s recent decision to furlough staff members, the Faculty Executive Committee released a statement denouncing the college’s decision.

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Some 5Cs delay fall return decisions in wake of California’s coronavirus case spike

Citing California’s coronavirus case spike, some of the Claremont Colleges have delayed official return plans for fall 2020.

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Even if students return to campus, many Pomona faculty plan to stay home

While some Pomona professors wish to return to face-to-face instruction provided safety precautions are taken, many have already decided they won’t be teaching in person come fall semester, even if students return to campus. In interviews with TSL, faculty expressed concerns about bringing students back to campus, job security and potential furloughs.

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