Opinion

Opinion

History to Ourstory: Changing Traditions at CMC

I recently sat down with my uncle, Gib Johnson, who graduated from CMC in 1974, two years before CMC became co-ed.  He looks back...

#CampClaremont

I knew very little about CMC when I first arrived on campus last August. I knew it was a well-regarded liberal arts school, part...

On Being a “Man” at CMC

When I first read the anonymous letter published in The Peel, I was horrified, disgusted, and saddened. But I cannot truthfully say that I was...

Don’t Be Afraid of Being Alone

College is a place to become independent, to take advantage of the freedom that exists away from parents and social pressures. Yet, at CMC,...

The Robert Day School of Strictly Accounting and Finance

CMC has a serious problem with originality. For whatever reason, our school tends to nudge people in certain directions, and onto certain paths. We...

Don’t Choose Your Professors Based on Ratings

I’m not a fan of RateMyProfessors.com. It’s an unpopular opinion, probably, but hear me out.This isn’t to say that I don’t see the utility...

More Money, More Choices

Every day this semester, I am forced to walk by Roberts Pavilion as it approaches completion. The sheer size alone seems to validate my...

Your Senior Gift Could Save a Life

Today, I made my senior gift. On behalf of Claremont McKenna College, I donated $35.46 (more on that number below) to the Against Malaria...

What’s Wrong with ASCMC

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The Forum or its other...

Whom Does Career Services Serve?

Almost every Sunday night, the CMC Career Services team emails out the “Career Inform” to the student body. Almost every Sunday night, I skim...