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  1. Movin' on up: Keeping track of our former high school athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Oakland Tribune

    ... her age group at the Bay to Breakers race, covering the 12-kilometer course in 54:14. Matt Wong, Claremont McKenna College track and field: Wong, a former Archbishop Mitty standout, was named Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference ...

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  2. Claremont secures venue for fireworks showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... at Pomona College's Strehle Track for the last decade and before that alternated between sites at Claremont McKenna College and the current location, Vollaro said. The ongoing drought almost threatened this year's show when Claremont declared a ...

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  3. High school diploma optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Arizona Republic

    ... an International Baccalaureate Diploma. He is still deciding between offers from two colleges: Claremont McKenna College and Georgetown University. "IB helped me to open up to the world and honestly share my perspectives with others and be equally ...

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  4. Prestige diplomas help graduates land scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Arizona Republic

    ... an International Baccalaureate Diploma. He is still deciding between offers from two colleges: Claremont McKenna College and Georgetown University. "IB helped me to open up to the world and honestly share my perspectives with others and be equally ...

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  5. Nazi women the focus of L. Merion eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Philly.com

    ... killing during World War II and the Holocaust, according to Wendy Lower, a history professor at Claremont McKenna College in Southern California who wrote a book on the subject: Hitler's Furies: German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields . Museum ...

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  6. State's revenue will be healthy without Prop. 30 taxes, Gov. Jerry Brown's finance department saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Inside Bay Area

    ... resisting extending Proposition 30 for political reasons, said Jack Pitney, a political expert at Claremont McKenna College. Pitney said the governor is a cheapskate who most likely feels that giving lawmakers more money will just encourage them to ...

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  7. Glendora Parents: State Senate Approves Mandatory Vaccine BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Patch.com

    ... the bill, but analysts expect him to sign it. Jack Pitney, a politics and government professor at Claremont McKenna College told the San Jose Mercury News , "I would be surprised if he didn't sign it, because of the public health issues involved. I ...

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  8. Vaccine exemptions: California Senate overwhelmingly passes SB 277, abolishing most opt-outsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Inside Bay Area

    ... of the public health issues involved," said Jack Pitney, a politics and government professor at Claremont McKenna College. "I think the governor, on one hand, is sensitive to parental rights, but also sees public health as a major responsibility of ...

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  9. UC tuition to remain flat for two more yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... students. "It's Christmas in May for Jerry Brown," said Jack Pitney, professor of politics at Claremont McKenna College in Southern California. "It's great to be in a situation where the budget isn't a zero-sum game, where a flood of revenues enable ...

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  10. Students Bring Environmental Awareness to Rural Indian Farming CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | US News & World Report

    ... grows in the tropics, and can survive in droughts and soil poor in nutrients. Now a junior at Claremont McKenna College in California, Rangan says she and her brother wanted a crop that was "ecologically friendly and economically sustainable." ...

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  11. Claremont McKenna College Professor Jack Pitney Weighs In On Rep. Presidential CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | CBS Local

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  12. This quote sums everything wrong at one embattled California cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Pasadena Star-News

    INDUSTRY >> “This is crony capitalism at its worst,” Douglas Johnson, a fellow at the Rose Institute of State and Local Government at Claremont McKenna College, said regarding a recent audit of the city of Industry . “This isn't why cities exist,” Johnson continued.

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  13. Ursinus to honor late president at commencementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Philly.com

    ... a new president, S. Brock Blomberg, a political economist who is dean of economics and finance at Claremont McKenna College in California. He takes over at the 1,600-student college July 1. Fong's wife, a graduate of Wellesley College who earned her ...

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  14. Armenian Students Association Remembers Genocide CommentsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Groong

    ... Baghdassarian wrote a play, FOUND, during her senior year of high school and showcased it at Claremont McKenna College. It focuses on the life of a young girl who experiences theatrocities firsthand. Baghdassarian wanted her audience to remember the ...

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  15. Student Op-Ed Explains 'Yes Means Yes' Is Not Necessarily Enough...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... "no." At least that's the point of view expressed in an op-ed written by Jordan Bosiljevac for Claremont McKenna College's student newspaper, the Forum . In the piece , Bosiljevac explains that she and her friends even came up with a phrase to ...

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  16. Student Op-Ed: - Yes Means Yes' Is Not Enough Because Sometimes - Yes ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | National Review Online

    At least that's the point of view expressed in an op-ed written by Jordan Bosiljevac for Claremont McKenna College's student newspaper, The Forum . In the piece , Bosiljevac explains that she and her friends even came up with a phrase to describe someone having sex with you who you didn't want to have sex with even though you told him that you did, which they apparently consider a form of rape: "We coined the term 'raped by rape culture' to describe what it was like to say yes, coerced by the culture that had raised us and the systems of power that worked on us, and to still want 'no,'" she writes in the April 30 article, titled "Why Yes Can Mean No."

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  17. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | College Admissions: 5 Questions to Ask Career ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Go Local

    ... a problem. Look for variety and a healthy pipeline of jobs coming into the career office. At tiny Claremont McKenna College in California, just over 1,300 students have access to more than 300 companies recruiting on campus each year. Is there a ...

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  18. Rape Culture Means: Guys, Do Not Have Sex With Jordan BosiljevacRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Other McCain

    Jordan Bosiljevac is a deeply confused sophomore at Claremont McKenna College and, like every other college girl, she's got an opinion about rape culture: Why Yes Can Mean No It started with "consent is sexy." But, of course, there was no point in that-it was like saying rape is just bad sex, instead of a felony.

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  19. Ursinus taps a political economist to take overRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Business Journal

    S. Brock Blomberg , dean of the Robert Day School of Economics and Finance at Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, Calif. will take the helm of the 146-year-old Collegeville-based liberal arts school on July 1. Ursinus Trustee Michael Marcon said Blomberg was chosen for his scholarship, his innovations as dean, his leadership capabilities and his connection to the liberal arts values of Ursinus.

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  20. Ursinus picks new president, a political economistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Philly.com

    Ursinus College on Thursday named the dean of economics and finance at Claremont McKenna College in California as its next president. S. Brock Blomberg, 48, a political economist who studies terrorism, replaces Lucien "Terry" Winegar who had been serving as interim president since the sudden death of Bobby Fong last September.

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