Press Releases

Student Projects Honoring Indigenous Learning and Memory Receive Projects for Peace Awards

Taeya Boi-Doku’s ’24 work on Afroecology and an oral history project developed by Jansikwe Medina-Tayac ’25 and Alexander Rodriguez ’24 have been awarded 2024 Projects for Peace awards in recognition of their efforts to promote peace and understanding. Each award includes $10,000 in support of their efforts to implement and complete the projects. The Projects [Read More...]
May 15, 2024
Press Releases | Sagehen Athletics

Pomona-Pitzer Lacrosse Wins SCIAC Championships

The Pomona-Pitzer women’s lacrosse team gathers for a group photo on the field and raises their fingers in a number one gesture. The team wears white uniforms with Pomona Pitzer and their individual numbers on the front in blue and orange font.The Pomona-Pitzer lacrosse team earned a 24–2 victory over California Lutheran to claim the SCIAC Regular Season Championship on April 27. The Sagehens soon followed with a dominant 18–8 victory over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps to win their third straight SCIAC Tournament Championship title on May 4. SCIAC Regular Season Championship The Sagehens celebrated senior day in the [Read More...]
May 9, 2024
Press Releases | Spotlights

Watson Fellow Tommy Shenoi ’24 Explores Mycology Globally

Tommy Shenoi holds up a large native oyster mushroom while standing in a lab. Shenoi has medium-length black hair and wears a backpack and a blue jacket.Are mushrooms key to community well-being, regenerative food systems, and climate resilience? Tommy Shenoi ’24 has received a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship to find out. Shenoi is embarking on a globetrotting expedition to six countries to study mushrooms through the lens of agriculture, art, entrepreneurship, and science.  The $40,000 one-year Watson Fellowship is awarded to [Read More...]
May 1, 2024