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Claremont McKenna College
We teach leaders how to make an impact and succeed in today's world.
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Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
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Diane Thomson, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology and Environmental Science
Keck Science Center 103
B.S., University of Arizona; M. Phil, University of Cambridge; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz; Post-doctoral Research Associate, University of California, Davis.