5Cs to start spring semester one week later, replace spring break with three one-day breaks

The Claremont Colleges announced that spring semester will start one week later and replace spring break with three one-day breaks.

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Here’s what we know about Harvey Mudd furloughs

After the Claremont Colleges went online, HMC has furloughed staff in the dining services and facilities and maintenance departments for the fall semester. Here’s what we know — and don’t know — about HMC furloughs.

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Scripps Faculty Executive Committee recommends reduced workload Oct. 21-23

Scripps College’s Faculty Executive Committee is recommending that faculty consider reducing students’ workload from Oct. 21-23 in response to student burnout from the condensed online semester and absence of fall break.

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The Claremont Colleges implement policy changes to support faculty caregivers

The 5Cs have adopted various policies to accommodate faculty with familial caregiving responsibilities during the coronavirus pandemic, including making adjustments to requirements for the tenure process and allowing more flexibility in teaching schedules. 

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Four 5C presidents denounce Department of Education investigation into Princeton

Four 5C presidents have signed onto a letter denouncing a Department of Education investigation into alleged violations of anti-discrimination law at Princeton University. 

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5C admissions offices go virtual, adjust admission policies

Admissions offices at the Claremont Colleges have revamped their offerings to connect with prospective students during the COVID-19 pandemic, including developing video tours, hosting virtual fly-in programs and changing application requirements.

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