Pomona College is currently only planning to fly the California and U.S. flags at commencement this year, prompting a petition with more than 700 signatures.
International students make huge contributions to Pomona College while getting little in return. It’s only fair that Pomona fly the flags of their countries at commencement.
Pomona College has decided not to display the flags of international students’ home countries during this year’s commencement ceremony, according to ASPC. This change in policy has caused discontent among international students and prompted the International Student Mentor Program to collect signatures arguing against it. But, as an international student,