Adam Nossiter, West and Central Africa bureau chief for The New York Times, will speak on "Covering Africa for The New York Times: Journalism from the Bottom," as part of the Africa Initiative "Voices on Africa Series."
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.
Curating an exhibit like "Resonant Minds: Abstraction and Perception"—an exploration of art and neuroscientific research on the way we respond to abstract art —was a particularly complex undertaking for Nidhi Gandhi '15.
Novelist Peter Rock, author of The Shelter Cycle (2013), will read from his work on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 5 p.m., as part of the Literary Series at Pomona College. The reading will be held in Crookshank.
"I’ve seen how summer research allows students to gain command of an area in their chosen discipline, and carry the confidence and excitement from that experience forward in their undergraduate careers and beyond."