Pitzer becomes third 5C to go online only amid growing public health crisis

Pitzer College announced it will be online-only for the fall semester, according to an email today from Pitzer president Melvin Oliver.

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5Cs to start fall semester one week early, cancel fall break

In a move to minimize the impacts of COVID-19 during the fall and winter months, the Claremont Colleges will start the fall semester one week earlier than planned, cancel fall break and end classes before the start of Thanksgiving break.

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5Cs to celebrate seniors with virtual graduation events

Despite 5C commencement ceremonies being postponed due to COVID-19, the Claremont Colleges are celebrating their seniors this weekend.

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As Claremont Colleges clear campuses, students watch semester disappear

With the threat of coronavirus bearing down, 5C students saw their semesters on campus cut short as administrators asked them to leave.

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Right-wing foundation to sue Pomona, Pitzer

The David Horowitz Freedom Center will sue Pomona and Pitzer Colleges for alleged anti-Semitism, citing Trump’s new executive order.

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Pitzer Senate demands school president reverse Haifa veto, rejects calls for his resignation

Pitzer Student Senate voted down a resolution of no confidence in president Melvin Oliver over his veto of the College Council’s vote to cancel the college’s Haifa study abroad program, but unanimously approved a motion condemning his decision.

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After Haifa veto, some call for Oliver’s resignation

In the wake of Pitzer President Melvin Oliver’s veto of the suspension of the Haifa study abroad program, some are calling for his ouster.

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Pitzer College Council votes to suspend Israel study abroad program at University of Haifa

The Pitzer College Council voted 67-28 Thursday to suspend the college’s study abroad program with the University of Haifa in Israel.

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