Research found that wildfire did not have a significant impact on soil bacteria communities in sites sampled in the Santa Monica Mountain National Recreation Area before and after the 2018 Woolsey Fire.
Humor not only relieves stress in challenging times—it also works across cultures, according to Ori Amir, a psychological science professor at Pomona College who not only researches humor but who is also a stand-up comedian.
Gender and Women’s Studies Professors Kyla Wazana Tompkins (also a professor of English) and Aimee Bahng are part of the editorial team that recently released Keywords for Gender and Sexuality Studies.
Prof. Hung Cam Thai looks at Vietnam and tells us more about what’s been happening in that country during the pandemic with remittances—money sent by immigrants to their country of origin to assist friends and family members.
José C. Rodriguez, an accomplished technology leader whose career epitomizes the value of working across academic disciplines, will be Pomona College’s next vice president and chief information officer. He starts January 4.