CMC closes The Children’s School for 2020-2021 school year; parents frustrated, saddened by closure

When CMC closed The Children’s School for the upcoming year, parents reacted with shock and concern for the 85-year-old school’s future.

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Pomona, Scripps, Claremont McKenna and Pitzer sue federal government over ICE visa rules

Pomona, Pitzer, Scripps and Claremont McKenna are suing the federal government over a recent ICE ruling impacting international students.

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5C international students respond to new ICE immigration rules

News that Pomona and Scripps classes will be online next semester came two days after an ICE announcement that has left international students unsure of next steps.

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A love affair with ‘chaotic’ energy: Claremont’s queer womxn and the embrace of chaos

Lillian Perlmutter SC ’21 examines the origin of the word “chaotic” and the significance of its frequent use in Claremont queer dating circles. “For some, to be chaotic, to attract and emit unwieldy intensity  — is a magnetic, magical quality, like being the human equivalent of a third tequila shot,” she writes.

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OPINION: By disappointing overseas returnees, Beijing fails its second battle against COVID-19

With tens of thousands of students returning to China after fleeing COVID-19 abroad, the Chinese government is taking strenuous measures to prevent them from reintroducing coronavirus. Rather than setting returnees up for criticism and bullying, China must bear the undeniable responsibility of accommodating its own citizens.

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