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  1. A 52 Pickup of Victim CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    ... voluntary manslaughter. The murder was revenge for the alleged rape of Esparza, then a 20-year-old student at Pomona College. The comments to news stories on this sentencing seem to find some common ground between left and right, with each side ...

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  2. Critics: Trump Using Coded Racial Language to Stoke White FearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Skanner

    ... about whites in the United States," said Tomas Summers Sandoval, a history and Latino studies professor at Pomona College, in Claremont, California. Some have pointed out that Trump's slogan "America First" was also the slogan of the America First ...

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  3. Critics: Trump speech signals shift to coded race languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... about whites in the United States," said Tomas Summers Sandoval, a history and Latino studies professor at Pomona College, in Claremont, California. Some have pointed out that Trump's slogan "America First" was also the slogan of the America First ...

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  4. Some see coded racist language in Trump's acceptance speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Japan Times

    ... about whites in the United States," said Tomas Summers Sandoval, a professor of history and Latino studies at Pomona College in Claremont, California. Some have pointed out that Trump's slogan, "America First," was also the slogan of the America ...

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  5. Sketch Theatre Launches with COOKIE This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Hawaii. He studied politics at the University of Hawaii at Manoa as a Regents scholar and economics at Pomona College, before transferring to Juilliard, where he was awarded the Hector Zaraspe Award for choreography. He has performed works by Jiri ...

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  6. Walnut Creek author's 'Unmistakably Old'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Inside Bay Area

    ... but also the way she approaches and accepts the aging process," said Jonathan Bailey, professor emeritus at Pomona College and a Rossmoor resident. "You are drawn into her vignettes and come away with a new appreciation of growing older -- and doing ...

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  7. Psychology professor heads to prison for role in meat-cleaver killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | WSOCTV

    ... On Friday, a California judge sentenced her to six years in prison. In 1995, Esparza - who was a student at Pomona College - told an ex-boyfriend that Gonzalo Ramirez had raped her. That ex-boyfriend, Gianni Van, and two other men abducted Ramirez ...

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  8. Psychologist faces sentencing for 1995 killing in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Star

    ... four people with the death of Ramirez, who Esparza said raped her after she met him at a bar while she was a Pomona College student. Esparza pointed out Ramirez at the bar weeks later, prosecutors said. Van and two others followed him in a van and ...

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  9. Shakespeare plus free outdoor concerts, moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Claremont Courier

    ... is available via email at [email protected] or at (909) 541-5850. The production is co-sponsored by Pomona College and takes place at the college's Sontag Greek Theater. THE FIRST ANNUAL Brett Tashman Memorial Golf Tournament takes place today ...

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  10. Higher education roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Overlawyered

    ... e Team' Threatened Prof To Change His Lessons" [ Jillian Kay Melchior, Heat Street ] Candidates for tenure at Pomona College will need to explain what they are doing to promote diversity in classroom [ Inside Higher Ed ]

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  11. Junior Program at Las Positas Golf Course in Livermore, California...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... alumni: - Kirabo Reed -Will attend Alabama State University on a golf scholarship in Fall 2016. - Sophia Hui -Pomona College, Class of 2019, plays on Pomona-Pitzer's Women's Golf team. - Jacob Solomon - Auburn University, Class of 2019; plays on ...

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  12. Tufts' Diversity Program Gives Undergraduates Experience in Key Health IssuesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Newswise

    ... workforce and 73 percent have entered advanced graduate training programs. a Sami Abujbarah - Avondale, AZ (Pomona College) a Sarah Dupont - Fairhaven, MA (UMASS Boston) a Rafael Hamawi - Waterbury, CT (Assumption College) a Jessica Hernandez - West ...

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  13. Claremonta s Midsummer Shakespeare Festival makes bold choices with a OthelloaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Whittier Daily News

    The Midsummer Shakespeare Festival--with “A Midsummer Night's Dream” and “Othello”--is set to take place on various dates through July at Sontag Greek Theatre on the campus of Pomona College in Claremont. The photo was taken from the first Shakespeare Festival in July 2014 during the production of “The Merry Wives of Windsor.” When: “Othello” plays at 8 p.m. July 15, 17, 21, 23; “A Midsummer Night's Dream” is 8 p.m. July 14, 16, 22, 24. The third annual Midsummer Shakespeare Festival features a twist this year: The iconic character of Othello will be portrayed by a woman instead of a man.

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  14. How much is the average Los Angeles wedding? More than last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | The Daily Breeze

    ... honeymoon) was $32,641, up from $31,213 in 2014. W. Bowman Cutter , an associate professor of economics at Pomona College, said the nationwide averages for money spent on weddings and wedding services are likely sketchy. “Even if you had a ...

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  15. It's Belt-Tightening Time as Universities Brace for Bad ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Bloomberg

    ... They may cut back on merit aid to higher-achieving students, making them less competitive. Duke University, Pomona College and Grinnell are among the richer schools that "It puts more pressure on the college to try to find savings or other sources ...

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  16. Anger, not ideology, probably fueled Dallas gunman, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | SFGate

    ... say, and a political cause is not their underlying motivation except in the most ancillary, twisted way. Pomona College sociology Professor Colin Beck said linking an established protest group or ideology to a solitary killer makes no real sense ...

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  17. 'The City of Vines: A History of Wine in Los Angeles' Wins...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The California Historical Society and Heyday have announced the winner of the 2016 California Historical Society Book Award: "The City of Vines: A History of Wine in Los Angeles," a rediscovery of where California's wine industry began and a chronicle of its one-hundred-year history as the leader of the Golden State's viticulture industry. The author, Thomas Pinney, is an emeritus professor of English at Pomona College whose nearly lifelong passion for wine has resulted in renowned publications about winemaking in both California and the United States as a whole.

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  18. Manuscript Examining Forgotten Role of Los Angeles in California...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | PRWeb

    ... of the Golden State's viticulture industry. The author, Thomas Pinney, is an emeritus professor of English at Pomona College whose nearly lifelong passion for wine has resulted in renowned publications about winemaking in both California and the ...

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  19. 500 WORDS: Shirley TseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Artforum Intl.

    ... energy, why not build an electrical power plant? The result was the Power Tower installation that I showed at Pomona College Museum of Art in 2004. Speaking English as a second language, I take language very literally , and here I turned it into ...

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  20. The Sixties Roots of Today's Campus MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | City Journal

    In this episode of the 10 Blocks Podcast, City Journal editor Brian Anderson interviews Harry Stein, author of recent City Journal article " How My Friends and I Wrecked Pomona College ." Brian Anderson: During the 1960s, demonstrations, sit-ins, and student occupations were a permanent feature on many American college campuses.

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