Students walking to class in front of Carnegie Hall at Pomona College.
Over the past 72 hours we have all been witness to a chain of unspeakably violent scenes—shocking images of police shootings of two Black men, followed by last night’s shooting of police officers who were escorting a peaceful demonstration.
Pomona students benefit immensely from our proximity to Los Angeles, but being in Southern California also means our location is typically identified by our campus' roughly 35-mile distance from L.A.
DNA Double Helix
I was thrilled when I saw this month's issue of Scientific American and read the cover story, which names the work of Jennifer Doudna '85 as one of 10 “World Changing Ideas.”
Washington Memorial
I stayed over for a day in D.C. after our Pomona College networking reception to attend the Washington Ideas Forum, an incredibly intense day of interviews with national leaders in government, business, education and culture.