Professor Guillermo Douglass-Jaimes spent the summer in Brazil to test the accuracy and applicability of smartphones and apps to train community health workers to conduct surveys and take GPS locations.
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.
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