Professor of Geology Robert Gaines is part of an international team that unearthed a 518 million-year-old fossil site in South China -- one of the most important Cambrian fossil sites discovered in modern history.
The International Student Mentor Program reaches out to students who come to Pomona College from abroad to welcome them into a community that makes students feel at home even when they're far from home.
Katy Swiere ’21 is a member of the local Citizens Climate Lobby chapter in Claremont and spent part of her summer in Washington, D.C. for their international conference where she got to work on public policy and lobbying.
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.
"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."