This year’s cohort of transfer students at Pomona College includes four veterans of the Army, Marine Corps and Air Force. They bring with them formative life experiences and a deep sense of gratitude and purpose in being here.
Pomona College students are working with Assistant Professor of Computer Science Anthony Clark on computer simulations, exploring how to train autonomous robots to navigate the college campus using machine learning.
Associate Professor of History Angelina Chin researches the global history of assistive technologies, starting with East Asia, and is developing a website to teach the public about different types of assistive technologies.
The Class of 2026 has been on campus for about a month and is settling into classes and extracurricular activities. Five members of the first year class share what brought them to Pomona, how it’s been so far and what their hopes are.