Pitzer’s CASA program to hire staff, support local organizations with $250,000 anonymous donation

A recent $250,000 donation to Pitzer College’s Critical Action and Social Advocacy (CASA) program will boost collaborations between Pitzer students and social justice groups in the Inland Empire region.  

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Hundreds of 5C students march as part of nationwide reproductive freedom protest

Joining peers at more than twenty colleges across the country, hundreds of 5C students marched Thursday in response to the release of a draft opinion that suggested the Supreme Court may overturn Roe v. Wade.

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‘Critical community’: Looking back on Pomona’s histories of Asian American mentorship and activism

CW: mentions of violence, suicide The history of Asian American activism at the 7Cs is rich, but not widely known across the student body. Like other affinity groups on campus, Asian American studies and centers were not established in Claremont until after hard fought battles. According to Mike Manolo-Pedro, the

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‘I’m grounded here’: Down-to-earth Scripps gardening club cultivates ties to sustainability, agriculture, community

Squeeze the day by taking advantage of Scripps College’s cornucopia of fruits and other edible delights nurtured by the Scripps Student Gardening Club.

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Let’s spill the pop culture tea: ‘The Chair’ gets academia right more often than not

Pop culture columnist Anna Tolkien CM ’24 reviews the authenticity of the world of academia presented in Netflix’s “The Chair.”

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Film philosophy: ‘Love, Death & Robots’ values individual change over unrealistic goals

The episode “Pop Squad” from “Love, Death & Robots” asserts that we are responsible for individual-level change when societal change is unfeasible, argues TV columnist Simone Bogedal PO ’24.

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Know Your Rights Claremont — creating safe spaces and empowering the local immigrant community

5C students are reviving Know Your Rights Claremont, collaborating with local activists to organize educational clinics about immigrant rights.

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