Event series

Each year, Pomona College and its many academic offices and departments offer annual lecture series. Some are special events only lasting a year or two, while others are endowed lecture series that continue for decades. Within this section, you can find information on:

Ena H. Thompson Lectureship

Endowed in 1980 through the generosity of Ena H. Thompson, these lectures encourage a broader understanding and appreciation of history.

Fall Faculty Lectures

Annual lectures by Pomona College faculty introducing new research to the community

Oldenborg Luncheon Colloquia

These noontime lectures feature topics on international topics, ranging from history and the arts to current events and politics.

Robbins Lecture Series

Established more than 50 years ago by Fred Robbins, the Robbins Lecture Series brings distinguished chemists to Pomona College to discuss their current research.

Woodford-Eckis Lectureship

Endowed by Rollin '27 and Caroline Eckis, this geology lecture series was established in 1980 in honor of Prof. A.O. "Woody" Woodford