On top of pandemic restrictions, Muslim students observing Ramadan must navigate finals during the holiday. While all 5Cs offer accommodations to students who ask, some Muslim students argue it’s not enough.
Tongva elder Julia Bogany died March 28. She had been affiliated with the Claremont Consortium for over a dozen years.
The South Asian Mentorship Program launched a campaign this semester to include caste protections in the 5Cs’ nondiscrimination policies.
The 5C Korean Student Association is demanding an apology from CMC professor Eric Helland for sanctioning a controversial article.
Pitzer College reversed its decision to censor student artwork criticizing Pitzer trustee Fairbairn’s position as vice chairman of BlackRock.
CMC professor Hicham Bou Nassif spoke to TSL about his experiences interviewing families of dead ISIS recruits, new books
The Intercollegiate Department of Asian American Studies recently hired M. Bilal Nasir, a specialist in South Asian American studies and Muslim studies, increasing South Asian representation in the department.
In a series of COVID-19 budget cuts, the Claremont Colleges have reduced Honnold Mudd Library’s budget by 23.5 percent, according to an email sent to faculty and obtained by TSL. The budget reduction was in response to “current and anticipated revenue shortfalls” at the 5Cs, according to the email sent
The 5Cs have adopted various policies to accommodate faculty with familial caregiving responsibilities during the coronavirus pandemic, including making adjustments to requirements for the tenure process and allowing more flexibility in teaching schedules.
In addition to offering entirely virtual services for the fall 2020 semester, Monsour Counseling and Psychological Services has implemented new policies to reduce wait times and removed the 8-session cap for student therapy appointments.