Awards

Robert Day School Case Competition winners

A rewarding and for some, nerve-racking day of presentations and persuasion, marked the 7th Annual Robert Day School Case Competition held March 6th in the Bauer Center.

The takeaway for the winning team was a $5,000 prize but everyone who competed was able to hone a vital skill set that could be crucial in the years ahead in both career and life situations.

shunkspain Laura Shunk '07

CMC Model U.N. team

 

UPDATE 3/25:

CMC MUN TEAM WINS INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION!

Claremont McKenna's Model UN team recently competed in the the Harvard World Model United Nations (WorldMUN) conference, winning the conference in their size division.

poster for Christopher Nolan's 2014 film, "Interstellar"

Hollywood typically drives the conversations around the water cooler, and if any of the current conversations are about planetary exploration and Earth’s future, it’s likely they were stimulated by the new Christopher Nolan movie “Interstellar.”

But Harvey Wichman (pictured below), who retired from CMC’s Psychology Department in 2000, has long been contributing to our understanding and experience of space travel as it might be actually experienced—not as Hollywood depicts it.

Students from CMC’s Rose Institute of State and Local Government have won top research awards from the Association of Criminal Justice Research/California  (ACJRCA), which recently held its fall conference.

Ashoka at Claremont McKenna

 

Claremont McKenna has been designated a Changemaker Campus by Ashoka U for being a leader in social innovation in higher education. CMC is the 30th campus to join the Changemaker Campus Consortium.

Crown Challenge logo

The Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has named Claremont McKenna College’s Crown Challenge, a revolutionary strategy to maximize the impact of donor gifts, as a recipient of its top award among nationwide annual giving programs.

COE14_WINNER-BADGE_GOLD

 

Joel Susel '79 Joel Susel '79

From left: CEO of Fonderie 47 and Liberty United Peter Thum '90, actress Abigail Breslin, HKI president & CEO Kathy Spahn, and Claremont McKenna Trustee Douglas Peterson '80 P'14 P'15; inset photo: Spahn with Ernie Iseminger, Claremont McKenna vice p

A number of CMCers were in New York at the end of May to attend a Spirit of Helen Keller Gala, which raised approximately $1 million dollars for the nonprofit’s global, life-saving work in preventing blindness and malnutrition.

Deanna Needell Deanna Needell

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