Professor of Environmental Analysis Char Miller comments on the latest fires that devastated parts of Southern California and explains the relationship between factors of climate change and urban sprawl in Los Angeles.
As Pomona College seniors prepare to slip into their graduation gowns and turn to an exciting new chapter of their lives, there is a big item on their to-do list that awaits a checkmark: senior thesis.
Thanks to her $15,000 funding from the Napier Initiative, Jivika Rajani ’17 will create and run social innovation and entrepreneurship boot camps for almost 250 high school students in Dubai and Pune, India.
A new $2.5 million California Energy Commission grant will enable Pomona College to more precisely monitor and adjust energy use in key buildings, leading to energy savings expected to exceed 20 percent.
The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) awarded the Claremont Colleges Library a $333,574 grant to digitize and help preserve primary source documentation of water history in California.
"I gave my first gift to Pomona as a first-year. Working as a caller for the Annual Fund, I knew participation was key to the success of the program. I also give because of the generous financial aid I receive."