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  1. CALENDAR: Spring fun at Memorial Park in ClaremontRead the original story

    Yesterday | Claremont Courier

    SPRING FARM FESTIVAL One of the Pomona College Organic Farm's biggest events of the semester during the transition to the most productive growing time of the year.

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  2. Free exchange: Nice work if you can get outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Economist

    ... be enormous. Research from Peter Kuhn of the University of California, Santa Barbara, and Fernando Lozano of Pomona College shows that the same is true for highly skilled workers. Although they do not immediately get overtime pay for "extra" hours, ...

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  3. GMG Takes Dual Top-Fives at Long BeachRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Paddock Talk

    ... debut on the streets of St. Petersburg. Driving the No. 21 Spyder / The Thermal Club Audi R8 LMS ultra, the Pomona College student made remarkable work of the limited practice and qualifying time to place the car on the third row. With the Audi ...

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  4. Tritons Compete at Sun Angel Classic, Pomona-Pitzer InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | UC San Diego Tritons

    ... more local and participated in the 28th Annual Pomona-Pitzer Invitational at Strehle Track on the campus of Pomona College. Thirteen Tritons were on Joe Selleh Track at Sun Angel Stadium in Tempe, Ariz., for the 35th Sun Angel Classic hosted by ...

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  5. Best, Brightest and Rejected: Elite Colleges Turn Away Up to 95%Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Free Republic

    ... admitted having no real insight into the reasons for either decision. Bruce Poch, a former admissions dean at Pomona College in Claremont, Calif., said he saw 'the opposite of a virtuous cycle at work' in admissions. 'Kids see that the admit rates ...

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  6. GMG Heads to Long Beach in Defense of Home VictoryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Paddock Talk

    ... deliver for our fans." On the heels of taking a GT-A category victory and third overall in his series debut, Pomona College student Andrew Palmer heads to Long Beach with a new sense of confidence and potential. With his GT-A victory elevating the ...

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  7. Local music legends to offer musical "Wares" at showcaseRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Claremont Courier

    ... Ware, who lives in Denver, Colorado, with an array of southern California friends. Mr. Ware is an alumnus of Pomona College and lived in Claremont for a while. Among other accomplishments, he served as a longtime drummer for Emmy Lou Harris. Several ...

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    Thursday Apr 10 | Claremont Courier

    ... be staff on hand to direct a work project, and volunteers are welcome to take home produce. 10 a.m. to noon. Pomona College Organic Farm, 130 Amherst Ave., Claremont. Contact (909) 607-8341 or SWEET 16 Bert & Rocky's is turning 16 with a fundraising ...

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  9. Artist and Activist Favianna Rodriguez Speaks Out onRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Uprisingradio.org

    ... g The World". In 2009 she co-founded the political group Presente.org. Favianna Rodriguez will be speaking at Pomona College in Claremont on Thursday April 10th at an event from 7:30 to 10 pm at the Edmonds Ballroom, SSC.

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  10. US college admission rates fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Telegraph

    ... admitted having no real insight into the reasons for either decision. Bruce Poch, a former admissions dean at Pomona College in Claremont, California, said he saw "the opposite of a virtuous cycle at work" in admissions. "Kids see that the admit ...

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  11. COMMENTARY: Expand opportunities for Native Hawaiians and Pacific IslandersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... ung men and boys of color face early on. (end) Sefa Aina is Director of the Asian American Resource Center at Pomona College and vice chair of the President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

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  12. Austin College Lecture Addresses "Lies, Torture, and Utopias"Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2013 | Texomaland

    ... full-time teaching career with a year at Johns Hopkins University, then served as an assistant professor at Pomona College before moving to the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1968. He remained at UCLA until 1984 when he joined the UNC ...

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  13. Dan Walters: Retiring Sen. Wyland has rare analytical approach to education policyRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... – and are usually ignored. After receiving a cum laude degree in international relations from Pomona College, he was a Fulbright scholar in Germany and an international fellow at Columbia University, where he also earned a master's degree in ...

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  14. Kent's Fernandez heads to Los Angeles for singing competition | VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Kent Reporter

    ... an individual award for outstanding vocal percussion. The win advanced them to the semifinals next month at Pomona College in Claremont, Calif. The winners of that contest will advance to nationals on April 26 in New York City. Watch a short video ...

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  15. Dan Walters: Retiring Sen. Wyland has rare analytical approach to education policyRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... – and are usually ignored. After receiving a cum laude degree in international relations from Pomona College, he was a Fulbright scholar in Germany and an international fellow at Columbia University, where he also earned a master's degree in ...

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  16. CALENDAR: Claremont activities; Comic book show, garden tour, tea, fundraisers and moreRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Claremont Courier

    ... with a panel discussion with the film's director and Pomona faculty. Refreshments will be provided. 5 p.m., Pomona College's Rose Hills Theatre in the Smith Campus Center, 170 E. Sixth St., Claremont. Contact (909) 607-2531 or FISH FRY A traditional ...

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  17. Donna Brooks, local OB-GYN specialist, dies at 80Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... fostered her spirit for helping those with disabilities. She received a degree in physical therapy from Pomona College in 1955. While treating patients stricken with polio, she felt limited by her training and pursued more education in medicine. ...

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  18. Austin College Lecture Addresses "Lies, Torture, and Utopias"Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2013 | Texomaland

    ... full-time teaching career with a year at Johns Hopkins University, then served as an assistant professor at Pomona College before moving to the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1968. He remained at UCLA until 1984 when he joined the UNC ...

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  19. Marathon Swimmer Penny Lee Dean Releases New AutobiographyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | PRWeb

    ... Nothing could bring me down, or so I thought." About the Author Penny Lee Dean is a history graduate from Pomona College and has her educational doctorate in sports administration from the U.S. Sports Academy. "Just Try One More" is her fourth ...

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  20. Collegiate A Cappella semifinals competition coming to ClaremontRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    CLAREMONT >> The Western semifinal of the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella is taking place for the first time at the Pomona College's Bridges Auditorium on Saturday.

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