OPINION: Flipped classrooms should have no place at the 5Cs

Students often diss teachers who don’t teach in class. Yet, in several courses at the 5Cs, this concept is standard practice. To learn new material, students must first struggle by themselves, parsing dense textbooks and scouring the internet for hours just to get a basic understanding of the next lesson’s

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As COVID-19 rates slide in LA County, semester’s first cases emerge at 7Cs

Los Angeles County’s COVID case rate is falling but still significant this week, as campus testing uncovered a handful of the semester’s first cases at the Claremont Colleges.

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Pitzer College consolidates cabinet leadership, adds chief operating officer position

Pitzer College announced changes to its cabinet leadership in a Feb. 17 email from President Melvin Oliver to the community, including the addition of a chief operating officer position.     Laura Troendle will assume the role of chief operating officer, a position now merged with the responsibilities held by the college’s

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5Cs can resume some in-person activities, new county guidelines suggest

New county health guidance issued Feb. 22 would permit the Claremont Colleges to resume some in-person and on-campus activities.

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