Taking the train to L.A. for an internship during the school year takes time – students often start work at 10 to allow for the commute – but many say the train beats fighting traffic even if someone has access to a car.
Public policy analysis graduate Chuck Herman ’14 went on to become Bethel, Alaska's youngest city council member. Now a master's student at Harvard, he is furthering his education to continue to serve in the future.
"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."