Claremont trustees have donated more than $7 million to political causes since 2015, with CMC leading the way

Members of the 5Cs’ boards of trustees have donated more than $7.3 million to political candidates and committees since 2015, a TSL analysis of Federal Election Commission data found.

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Pomona, CMC add new admissions checks for athletes after admissions scandal

After the ‘Varsity Blues’ college admissions scandal, Pomona and CMC have added new checks in their admissions processes for athletes.

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HMC pranks Caltech with announcement of ‘Harvey Mudd College Pasadena Campus’

A group of Harvey Mudd College students pranked Caltech by overtaking its Seeley W. Mudd Laboratory of the Geological Sciences building with Mudd-themed balloons, posters and banners, all announcing a faux new “Harvey Mudd College Pasadena Campus.”

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Violent protests force 5C students studying abroad in Hong Kong to evacuate

As violent clashes between police and protesters in Hong Kong shifted to college campuses, most 5C students studying there were evacuated.

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Harvey Mudd requires mentors to report sexual assaults to Title IX office

Harvey Mudd College mentors — older students who live in dorms with first years to support them and plan events — are now required to report to administrators any incidents of sexual assault and suicidal ideation about which they’re told, officials said.

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5Cs form ‘RegEn’ sustainability coalition

For the first time in history, the 5Cs have formed a unified sustainability coalition with representatives from all the Claremont Colleges called RegEn.

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5C student activists push Pomona College to divest from funds tied to fossil fuels

Student activists have rekindled the Claremont Colleges’ fossil fuel divestment movement this semester and are focusing their attention on pressuring Pomona College to divest its endowment from fossil fuel interests.

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Pomona faculty initiate review process for policy on faculty-student relationships

Relationships between students and faculty/staff at Pomona College are currently permitted under certain conditions. But they may not be come 2020, as the school plans to review and possibly change the policy.

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