Pomona faculty voted down an A/no record/incomplete coronavirus grading policy, but otherwise failed to come to a consensus on a new policy.
Pomona College’s decisions in response to COVID-19 illustrate an urgent need for ASPC representatives to be in the room for policy meetings.
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, 5C students and their student governments are advocating for new grading policies they say promote equity.
Pomona students approved amendments to the ASPC constitution and a proposal to grade first-years on a P/NC basis their first semester.
ASPC’s senior class president Love Chery PO ’20 announced her resignation in a Feb. 23 email to the senior class.
ASPC is considering a proposal to transfer the Coop Fountain to Pomona College Dining Services, which would put the college in charge of running the restaurant and paying for associated costs.
Pomona should use shadow grading, where first-year first semester grades do not appear on transcripts, argue members of ASPC’s Academic Affairs Committee.
For the first time in history, the 5Cs have formed a unified sustainability coalition with representatives from all the Claremont Colleges called RegEn.
Student Health Services is currently not scheduling non-urgent appointments due to “critical” staff shortage.
ASPC fall election results were released in an email to Pomona students Sept. 10.