Adam Minter, Shanghai correspondent for Bloomberg World View, will deliver a talk at Pomona College titled, "Junkyard Planet: Adventures in China and Beyond—Tracking the Global Billion-Dollar Trash Trade," discussing the politics, ethics and economics of the recycling business.
The Pomona College Department of Theatre and Dance will present the world premiere of Free As Air, conceived and directed by U.K.-based performance artist Karen Christopher '85 and co-created with students.
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright's Suzan Lori-Parks' In the Blood, a modern tragedy inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne's literary classic The Scarlet Letter, will be performed at Pomona College. The play is directed by guest director Kenshaka Ali.
Tahir Andrabi and his research partners were awarded a grant from the SIEF to examine the financing constraints of private schools in Pakistan and evaluate planned interventions for these fiscally vulnerable schools.