Princeton Review’s The Best 379 Colleges: 2015 Edition hits bookstores today, a survey that asked 130,000 students at 379 top colleges and universities to rate their schools on dozens of topics and report on their campus experiences. For the second time, Claremont McKenna placed No. 1 in the category “Their Students Love These Colleges,” a category introduced by the Princeton Review in 2013, at which time CMC also made the top of the list.
Michael Sutton '76, CMS Director of Athletics, William B. Arce Professor and George R. Roberts Fellow, recaps the 2013-14 school year and gives a preview of upcoming events in the Spring/Summer 2014 Newsletter (PDF) and Athletic Director Update video. Please click on the links above to read the full newsletter and watch the video.
It might have been a case of freshman shyness, or not wanting to jinx any chance her first novel could go to print, but Pema Donyo ’17 worked quietly–– dare we say covertly?–– on the publishing galleys of her debut novel (The Innocent Assassins, Astraea Press) over the course of her freshman y
Longtime Claremont McKenna Professor Langdon Elsbree, who continued teaching part-time at the College beyond his official 34 years on the faculty, died early Saturday morning, June 21, at the age of 84, two days before his 85th birthday.
A public memorial service honoring Elsbree ("A Celebration of Life") has been set for 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23 in Manor Hall at Claremont Manor, 650 Harrison Ave., Claremont. Parking is available at The Claremont Friends Meetinghouse, across the street: 727 Harrison Ave.
Charlotte Bailey '16/Photo credit: Tricia Wang '15
Over the years, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics has won 37 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Sports Trophies and has been ranked in the upper echelon of Division III programs in the annual Directors’ Cup Standings. Even with CMS’ continued success during its history, the 2013-14 school year proved to be a record year for the Stags and Athenas as CMS had its best overall year in conference play and tied its highest mark ever in the Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, with a 13th place finish in the final 2013-14 rankings.