The rise in COVID-19 cases across the 5Cs following students’ return from spring break is leading 5C administrators to respond with several pertinent changes, some effective immediately.
Organizer of Black Voters Matter LaTosha Brown will speak at Pitzer College’s commencement ceremony, the school announced March 21. On March 15, Scripps College revealed that advocate and author on criminalization Andrea J. Ritchie will address its graduating class of 2022. The ceremonies will take place May 14.
Nobel Prize-winning biochemist Jennifer Doudna PO ’85 and Kinsmith Financial Corporation CEO Stewart Smith PO ’68 will speak at the Pomona College class of 2022’s commencement ceremony, Pomona President G. Gabrielle Starr announced to students via email Feb. 15.
Immigration attorney Ruth Reese Lane SC ’92 will be the Scripps College class of 2021’s commencement speaker.
Harvey Mudd College will hold a virtual commencement this May and an in-person celebration spring 2022 for the class of 2021.
Scripps College will celebrate the class of 2021 virtually this May, followed by an in-person celebration mid-2022.
Pomona College will invite the classes of 2020 and 2021 to campus mid-2022 for a celebratory weekend in place of an in-person commencement.
CMC announced dates for an a virtual commencement for the class of 2021, followed by an in-person ceremony mid-2022
The Pomona College class of 2020 commencement ceremony has been scheduled to take place virtually in mid-December.
Despite 5C commencement ceremonies being postponed due to COVID-19, the Claremont Colleges are celebrating their seniors this weekend.