Pomona College in Photographs
During the spring semester the Post Bac Fellow works to recruit the new PAYS freshman (rising sophomore) class; part of recruitment involves a nifty presentation. In this slideshow you'll see 6 of my favorite photos.
Araceli at El Castillo del Morro in Santiago de Cuba.
Being abroad in Cuba was one of the most amazing experiences of my life, but re-adjusting to being in the United States and being back on campus is not easy...
Ani Schug
In a few weeks, I will be flying to Amman, Jordan for a semester abroad. I will be studying Arabic and politics, living with a host family, exploring the city, and thinking about my Middle Eastern/Armenian/American identity.
From learning about the concept of a liberal arts education to discovering vocabularies to describe my personal identity, the Draper Center was one of my only support systems in the journey to higher education.
If this week has shown me anything, it has reminded me that I need to hold myself accountable by taking action towards justice, and not letting myself fall into the habit we have created of misrepresenting our compassion.
When identifying/describing yourself, do you ever say you’re a busy person? Sure, some of us might say “I’m a hard worker.” But I think there’s a difference between a busy person and a hard worker.
Father Gregory Boyle
Heidi Yuan '18 reflects upon the kinship and empowerment she has found as a member of the multifarious communities at Pomona.