Since March, local businesses have suffered from COVID-19 regulations and a lack of students, forcing many to adjust their normal operations and others to close permanently.
With 5C campuses closed, coaches and instructors who normally lead workouts in gymnasiums and on tracks have had to jump unprecedented hurdles to make sure students are keeping active this semester.
After the killing of George Floyd earlier this year ignited protests around the country against police brutality, issues of racial inequality and justice have taken the forefront of conversations across communities and institutions. Read about the Claremont Colleges’ recently implemented racial justice initiatives.
California residents and 5C students on the West Coast have been impacted by the orange skies and smoke of this year’s wildfire season — the worst on record in California’s history.
Maya Abo Dominguez HM ’22 started the Fight Germs Club as simple soap-making fun, but its purpose changed with the emergence of the pandemic.
Talia Bernstein SC ’21 details her experience photographing the devastation caused by the CZU Lighting Complex fires.
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.
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.
Several faculty at the Claremont Colleges canceled or postponed their classes on Sept. 8 and 9 as part of a nationwide movement to bring attention to issues of racial injustice, police violence and systemic racism in the U.S.
At least 85 faculty members called for furloughs to be reversed in a letter presented to college administrators Wednesday.