Harvey Mudd College changed their grading policy to remove the limit on classes that can be taken as credit/no credit this semester only.
In an exclusive interview with TSL, Pomona College President G. Gabrielle Starr talked about grading and fall plans amid coronavirus.
The lack of an equitable grading policy at Claremont McKenna College — and student reactions to the new grading policy — highlight a lack of solidarity.
Claremont McKenna faculty will vote Friday on a motion allowing students to view their final grades before choosing credit/no credit grading.
Pomona faculty will re-vote on Friday on an A/no record/incomplete grading policy following technical difficulties at Wednesday’s meeting.
Pomona faculty voted down an A/no record/incomplete coronavirus grading policy, but otherwise failed to come to a consensus on a new policy.
Pomona barred students and reporters from a faculty meeting to decide coronavirus grading policy. This is unacceptable.
Pomona College faculty will vote Wednesday on a motion to grade students on a universal pass/no credit basis for the spring 2020 semester.
Scripps College students will have until May 6 to opt into pass/fail grading under a policy prompted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Pitzer students will have until May 15 to request a letter grade for their spring 2020 courses, which will be graded pass/fail by default.