CMC student groups condemn Ath speaker: ‘Too many of our peers are hurting’

Claremont McKenna College’s Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum hosted Northwestern University professor Laura Kipnis on Oct. 6. Known for controversial angles on sensitive subjects ranging from Title IX to “sexual politics on campus,” her invitation to speak attracted broad criticism from students who said it was detrimental to survivors and campus culture.

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Now in its second year, Nobody Fails at Scripps settles in for the long haul

NFAS began in response to a specific crisis: students wanted a universal pass grading policy for the spring semester of 2020 as a result of the then-nascent pandemic. Then, as student need became apparent, the group did a round of mutual aid fundraising before the fall 2020 semester, followed by another before spring 2021. Last semester, some organizers were unsure if NFAS would continue to exist past their graduation last spring.

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Claremont evaluates pilot for mental health emergency response team

As towns and cities across the country struggle with the goals of their public safety spending, some are working to address the need for mental health professionals to respond to non-criminal police calls. Claremont is in the process of doing just that.

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Harvey Mudd opens doors to new Scott A. McGregor Computer Science Center

Harvey Mudd College has finally opened the doors of its brand-new Scott A. McGregor Computer Science building.

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CMC and Pitzer partner with Seeds of Fortune in commitment to support women of color in higher education

CMC and Pitzer College have partnered with Seeds of Fortune to support women of color in higher education.

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Students demonstrate against CMC trustees’ fossil fuel investments

More than 100 students across the 5Cs protested Kohlberg Kravis Roberts’s Oct. 1 acquisition of a stake in Sempra Energy Tuesday evening.

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