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  1. Private colleges can play major role in bringing diversity to campus: David OxtobyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    ... increases at state institutions amid tight budgets have, in some cases, made private institutions such as Pomona College more affordable than state ones, once financial aid is figured in. This is not to trumpet private schools over public schools. ...

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  2. 'Their Only Option is Independence'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

    ... certainly doesn't have the authority that the Dalai Lama has," said Dru Gladney, a Xinjiang specialist at Pomona College in California, referring to the Tibetan spiritual leader who has been far more successful than Kadeer in internationalizing his ...

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  3. Achievements: Students from region earn higher degrees - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the University Scholars program and earned a Bachelor of Arts. Austin Henderson , of Spokane, graduated from Pomona College in Claremont, California, with a Bachelor of Arts in economics with a minor in Asian studies. Henderson is the son of Dan and ...

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  4. wHY's flexible, green and cool building design for Pomona College's Art DepartmentRead the original story

    Monday | Art Daily

    Designed by wHY , the interdisciplinary firm of award-winning architect Kulapat Yantrasast, the open and porous nature of the building exposes different disciplines during the art-making process, creating a cool, transparent and collaborative atmosphere to explore new ideas, materials and artistic production. Based on a village model, the new home of the Pomona College Art Department maximizes the intersection between students, faculty and staff as they move through the studios and public areas.

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  5. Who decides ISIS is a terrorist group?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | OUPblog

    Recent surmounting media coverage of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has evoked fear of impending terrorist threats in the minds of many. I spoke with Colin Beck, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Pomona College, to gain his thoughts on the group, as well as the designations and motivations of terrorism.

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  6. Helen Pashgian: Light Invisible on Display at the Frist Center, Now thru 1/4Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of the Light and Space movement. She has exhibited in California at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Pomona College Museum of Art in Claremont; Palm Springs Art Museum; the University of California, Santa Barbara; and the University of ...

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  7. Pomona College Museum of Art's Art After Hours features live music and artRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Hispanic Business

    "It was pretty fun. I didn't expect to be making stuff like this as a college student," Choi said, with a smile during a break from making her creations.

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  8. Pomona College Museum of Arta s Art After Hours features live music and artRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... like this as a college student,” Choi said, with a smile during a break from making her creations. The Pomona College Museum of Art in Claremont relaunched its Thursday night Art After Hours series on Sept. 4 for the fall semester that's open ...

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  9. CALENDAR: Comic book show, lectures and art walkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Claremont Courier

    ... Doors open at 7 p.m. $12. The Folk Music Center, 220 Yale Ave., Claremont. The Mojave Trio returns to Pomona College to perform music by Beethoven, Brahms and Flaherty. Members include Sara Parkins, violin; Margaret Parkins, cello; and faculty ...

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  10. Welsh considers constituent input vitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Capital Weekly

    ... of Natural Resources Council of Maine. Welsh grew up in the west (California and Nevada) and attended Pomona College and the University of Colorado (BA English). I was an Air Force wife of a rescue helicopter pilot who served in Vietnam. During ...

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  11. A year after skipping the UN,Venezuela seeks coveted prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Miami Herald

    ... nations have agreed to unanimously," said Miguel Tinker Salas, a professor of Latin American History at Pomona College and the author of two books on Venezuela. Chvez provided colorful moments at the General Assembly. In 2006, while he was ...

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  12. Seton Hall University Names Seven New Members Named to Board of RegentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Patch.com

    ... banking group at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. He graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pomona College, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He also has a law degree and Master of Business Administration degree from the ...

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  13. Bruce Maiman: Wikipedia grows up on college campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... The California contingent includes UC Berkeley, Davis and San Francisco, the California Maritime Academy and Pomona College. What do students think? "They're initially a little nervous never having done anything like that but once they get going, ...

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  14. Saving babies worldwide with a revolutionary incubatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Inside Bay Area

    ... considering how she "rebelled" against her father's wishes that she become a doctor. After graduating from Pomona College, she headed to Hong Kong to pursue a career in management consulting. There she read a news story about another situation she ...

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  15. Revolutionary incubator saving livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... considering how she "rebelled" against her father's wishes that she become a doctor. After graduating from Pomona College, she headed to Hong Kong to pursue a career in management consulting. There she read a news story about another situation she ...

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  16. Seven New Members Named to Seton Hall University Board of RegentsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | PRWeb

    ... banking group at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. He graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pomona College, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He also has a law degree and Master of Business Administration degree from the ...

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  17. King Fire points to California's drought-driven fire futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the speed with which wildfires can move," says Char Miller, director of the environmental analysis program at Pomona College. "And its speed signals that wind - and not just low humidity and tinder-dry forests - is the defining energy of these ...

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  18. [Working Life] Rhubarb pie and scienceRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Science

    ... the rest is history." I did not set out to become a scientist. I majored in history as an undergraduate-at Pomona College in Claremont, California, class of 1963-then bailed on graduate school and became an elementary school teacher in a vain effort ...

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  19. Rhubarb pie and scienceRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Science

    ... the rest is history." I did not set out to become a scientist. I majored in history as an undergraduate-at Pomona College in Claremont, California, class of 1963-then bailed on graduate school and became an elementary school teacher in a vain effort ...

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  20. Santa Barbara Museum of Art Announces New Members of Board of TrusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Noozhawk

    ... Anderson. Hannaford was raised in Wayzata, Minn. She was educated at Phillips Academy, Andover (cum laude), Pomona College (bachelor of arts degree in history) and New York University School of Law (J.D.). Following graduation from law school, she ...

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