Deans in the dark: Student Health Services makes unilateral decision to suspend appointments

When Student Health Services decided to suspend routine medical appointments Sept. 24, student deans across the 5Cs found themselves in the same boat as students: completely unaware.

Or at least, that’s what the consortium says now. Last week, The Claremont Colleges Services said deans were involved in “all the changes to the services being provided at SHS.”

Either way, students remained without formal notice from their respective colleges for at least a week.

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Pitzer, CMC join Pomona in providing free NYT subscriptions to students

Pitzer College and Claremont McKenna College are offering free New York Times subscriptions to students, joining Pomona College. CMC is also offering free Wall Street Journal subscriptions.

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Off the rails: Future of Claremont’s Gold Line station uncertain

The LA Metro’s Gold Line is set to extend to Claremont, but a lack of funding jeopardizes a plan that would improve 5C students’ access to LA.

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Doctor Who? SHS suspends appointment scheduling due to ‘critical’ staff shortage

Student Health Services is currently not scheduling non-urgent appointments due to “critical” staff shortage.

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You asked, we answered: Sriracha, student satisfaction and more

You asked, we answered. This week, we tackled condiments — is the Sriracha at Frary watered down? Find out here.

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Smoothies, kombucha, truffle salt, oh my! Dining halls dazzle with trendy food items

From veggie-forward options to frozen favorites like Dole Whip, dining hall staff have stepped up their game since the start of the 2019-2020 school year, delighting returners across the 5Cs.

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Your AC was turned off on a 99 degree day. Here’s why

Air conditioning across the Claremont Colleges was shut down for several hours Sept. 4 after Southern California Edison requested the colleges decrease their power usage.

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