5Cs announce final spring 2021 calendar

The 5Cs announced the official spring semester calendar with the addition of a week-long spring break in an email from the Academic Deans Committee to 5C students Dec. 11.

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Scripps College confirms spring semester will start online

Scripps College will start the spring semester online due to worsening coronavirus pandemic conditions in Los Angeles County, reinstate the traditional week-long spring break and try to bring students back in March, President Lara Tiedens announced via email Tuesday.

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Some 5C construction projects stall during pandemic, others move forward

While Harvey Mudd College is on schedule to complete its McGregor Computer Science Center, some major construction projects backed by Pomona College, Scripps College

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An in-depth look into the 5Cs’ endowments

In the wake of budget cuts and staff furloughs caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, endowments have been the center of many conversations — but what exactly are they? TSL spent the semester researching endowments and talking to the undergraduate Claremont Colleges administration about how each college’s endowment is run — here’s what we learned. 

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Pomona co-founds racial equity alliance for liberal arts colleges

Pomona College announced Tuesday that it had co-founded the newly created Liberal Arts Colleges Racial Equity Leadership Alliance, which aims to combat racial inequities at liberal arts colleges, according to a news release on the school’s website. 

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Claremont Colleges to require flu vaccines for students if on-campus in spring

The Claremont Colleges will require students to get a flu vaccine if they’re allowed to return to campus for the spring 2021 semester, per new campus reopening protocol.

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5C department of Asian American Studies hires South Asian American and Muslim studies specialist

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.

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