Pitzer trustees Fairbairn and Weinholtz to step down May 2021

Pitzer College’s board of trustees will see two trustees retire and three new members join the board at the end of the 2020-2021 school year.

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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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Controversy explained: Pitzer Board of Trustees member accused of profiting from ‘concentration camps’

Pitzer College’s “free wall” was painted over the weekend of Sept. 21 with a message accusing Pitzer trustee Robert Fairbairn of profiting from “concentration camps,” sparking a conversation among students about whether Pitzer’s financing adheres to its core values.

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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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