Diana Castellanos '24 created the Plant Babysitters Club last year for Pomona students who needed someone to care for their plants during winter break. In its second year, nearly 40 faculty and staff have signed up to help.
Pomona College is making progress toward its sustainability goals and commitment to be carbon neutral by 2030. Results are documented in the recently published 2023 SAVE (Sustainable Action Visible Effects) annual report.
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.
At a time when California was experiencing megadrought and landscape water restrictions lay ahead, Jacob Greene ‘23 saw opportunity. He created a plan for converting more than 17,000 square feet of grass to drought-friendly landscape.