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.
With classes online and campuses closed, 5C students aren’t getting to meet their student government presidents in person this semester. Despite the virtual setbacks, the leaders are still pressing on — all have goals they hope to accomplish this semester. Get to know the 5C student government presidents here.
With the virtual fall semester, student governments across the 7Cs have had to reevaluate student fees, as many clubs are forgoing purchases for in-person meetings, such as food for social events, art supplies, and other goods. Some colleges’ student governments reduced or waived fees altogether, and others charged them in full.
Dina Rosin CM ’20, the outgoing ASCMC president, reflects on her time at Claremont McKenna College and what students have accomplished.
Claremont McKenna College students will have until May 26 to request credit/no credit grades, after final grades are released May 22.
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, 5C students and their student governments are advocating for new grading policies they say promote equity.
Claremont McKenna College students voted for their new ASCMC executive board Tuesday, electing Johnson Lin as president.
Following its decision to eliminate ticket charges for all events, ASCMC announced changes to the format of Saturday’s annual Wedding Party.
CMC will not sell tickets for any school-wide parties in the 2020-2021. ASCMC said it was able to offset ticket sales with budget increases.