Roger E. Caron

Emeritus Professor of Physical Education
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  • Expertise


    Roger Caron has been head coach of the Pomona-Pitzer football team since 1994. A 1985 graduate of Harvard, he was a Division I-AA First Team Kodak and AP All American and two-time First Team All-Ivy League. Caron was a fifth-round draft pick of the Indianapolis Colts, with whom he played from 1985-1987. In 1987 he joined the staff of Williams College in Massachusetts and helped coach the program to a 45-9-2 record in 7 years, including a 23-game win streak (1988-1991) and an unprecedented 14 Little Three victories in a row.

    Caron is also the co-founder and co-director of the Pomona College Wellness Program. He teaches activity classes in advanced weight training, advanced conditioning, bowling and racquetball. A scholar of European history, he also presented a lecture on the Albigensian Crusade in 2001.

    Areas of Expertise

    • Football
    • NCAA Division III
  • Education


    1993, Master of Education
    North Adams State University

    1985, Bachelor of Arts, European history
    Harvard College

    Recent Courses Taught

    • Racquetball - Begin/Intermediate
    • Squash - Begin/Intermediate
    • Varsity Team: Football