Debuting Oct. 8 at the Allen Theatre, the play follows the life of Vera Stark, an aspiring African-American actress, and her relationship to her white “Hollywood starlet” friend and boss, Gloria Mitchell.
Pomona College Professor of Psychology Shlomi Sher has received the Scholar Award from the James S. McDonnell Foundation, an eight-year, $600,000 grant that will fund decision-making and consciousness research.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic’s Principal Concertmaster, Martin Chalifour, comes to Pomona College to present a recital in Bridges Hall of Music (150 E. Fourth St., Claremont) at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10.
Professors Susan McWilliams and John Seery bring together a collection of essays explaining the value of liberal arts institutions in their book, The Best Kind of College: An Insiders' Guide to America's Small Liberal Arts Colleges .
The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program (MMUF) is an initiative of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation aimed at increasing faculty diversity by supporting underrepresented students to pursue careers as professors.