Advertising and policing ‘queggers’ as queer-only parties excludes straight identifying, questioning and closeted students, which can complicate LGBTQ+ students’ experiences at them, argues Porter Reyes PO ’25.
As students begin returning to Claremont, the colleges’ plans in response to the pandemic are starting to take shape.
Lillian Perlmutter SC ’21 explores the experience of returning from abroad and feeling like life doesn’t quite fit together the same.
Meghan Condas SC ’22 talks about receiving old-fashioned dating advice from her mother and how her relationship with hookup culture has evolved.
Pomona College’s student affairs committee revised the school’s unregistered party policy at the end of the spring semester, to clarify chronic areas of confusion and discord among actual policy, training by the Office of Housing and Residence Life, implementation by resident advisors and student perceptions.
CMC will not sell tickets for any school-wide parties in the 2020-2021. ASCMC said it was able to offset ticket sales with budget increases.
Scripps College students can start reserving certain “vibrancy courtyards” for parties and events later this month.