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Letters to Home: “Shikata Ga Nai”

When I arrived in early September, Tokyo was hot as hell. The humidity induced a kind of vertigo, which was not easily assuaged by...

Laemmle Spotlight: Loving

Loving, directed by Jeff Nichols. PG-13, 123 minutes. Showtimes at the Laemmle Theatre in the Village can be found here: http://www.laemmle.com/theaters/17Jeff Nichols’ film Loving...

Letter to Freshmen: What CMC Can Learn From Winnie the Pooh?

Remember the childhood story of Winnie the Pooh? I wish I had remembered its message during my freshman year. Thanks to a discussion in a philosophy...

Women at CMC Over the Years

Lately, I’ve been wondering what my place at CMC is as a woman. From our namesake originally as Claremont Men’s College to our institutional...

CMC Architecture: Then and Now

While there are some historical buildings that are still recognizable today, the campus of CMC undoubtedly changed throughout its 70-year history. For CMC History Month, we've put...

On the Road to Zion

Mid-semester, I was feeling exhausted and drained from adjusting to college. Of course, I wanted to visit home for fall break, but due to...

Rose B. Simpson’s Exhibit Dissects the Meaning of “Ground”

Right now, the Rose B. Simpson exhibition Ground is at the Pomona College Museum of Art. Though it is comprised of only two rooms, the...

Life Off the Meal Plan

Yesterday, I thought I was finally being a real person as I decided to prepare some quinoa for lunch. I combined one cup of...

Following the Money

In the fall of 1946, an ambitious little college was founded in the basement of Bridges Auditorium at Pomona College. The new college’s purpose...

Laemmle Spotlight: Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange, directed by Scott Derrickson. PG-13, 115 minutes. Showtimes at the Laemmle Theatre in the Village can be found here: http://www.laemmle.com/theaters/17One of the...