Pomona, Pitzer reduce work allotments, creating stress for students

Pitzer and Pomona students were confused and frustrated when they learned that their ability to work this semester would be curbed by restrictions on hours.

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Claremont Colleges to receive $4 million from coronavirus aid bill

The Claremont Colleges will receive more than $4 million from the federal government to help reduce economic hardship created by COVID-19.

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Stuck in limbo: Low income Pomona students frustrated by uncertainty over textbook aid

The programs Pomona College has implemented to help students afford textbooks have left many students unclear if and how they can receive financial support for academic materials.  

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Pomona admin fails to implement allegedly promised “Bridge” program for first-generation, low-income students

First-generation, low-income (FLI) Pomona College first-years arrived on campus this fall without a summer orientation “bridge” program they helped to plan, despite Pomona President G. Gabrielle Starr’s commitment last year to implement such a program in the near future.

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Three of five students on administrative search committee unpaid

Five students were selected for a search committee to find a new first-generation coordinator for Pomona College. But, only two of them were paid. Pomona hired its first first-generation coordinator, Maria Melendrez PZ ’16, in July 2016. The position was open after Melendrez stepped down in the summer of 2018,

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