The College’s Phi Beta Kappa Chapter, a prestigious academic honor society, recently received the Outstanding Chapter Award for its work implementing more diverse and inclusive practices for nominating students into the organization.
For decades, the generosity of Barbara Barnard Smith ’42 helped Pomona students and the wider community to grow in their knowledge of non-Western music. With her passing in July at the age of 91, Smith continued that legacy.
With a burgeoning career in public art, Pomona College Art Professor Sandeep Mukherjee has earned commissions at the new YouTube Theater at SoFi Stadium as well as Facebook's Los Angeles office and a federal courthouse in Toledo, Ohio.
During the 2020–21 academic year, Pomona faculty and staff members secured numerous grants and awards which support faculty research and institutional priorities in support of Pomona College’s educational mission.