The Claremont Colleges Events


Wednesday, March 1, 2017

  • 5-C PowerDown Competition

    All Day
    Harvey Mudd College
    Harvey Mudd College
    (909) 607-7623

    Every year The Claremont Colleges compete against each other to see who can reduce their electricity consumption by the largest percentage over a three-week period.Harvey Mudd College will compete again this year. The campaign on the Harvey Mudd campus will be led by the HMC PowerDown Team, ESW/MOSS, the Hixon Center for Sustainable Environmental Design and the Office of Facilities and Maintenance.The winning school will receive the Green Cup and a cash prize. The competition period begins on Feb. 13 and ends on March 6. The winner of the competition will be announced on March 7 at a closing event.Keep an eye out for PowerDown events at Harvey Mudd and the other Claremont Colleges!

  • Hixon Center Black, Gold & Green Speaker Series:
    "The Science and Policy of a Clean Energy Economy"

    6:30 - 8:30 PM
    Shanahan Center
    Harvey Mudd College
    320 East Foothill Boulevard
    Claremont, 91711
    (909) 607-7623

    Daniel M. Kammen is professor of energy at University of California, Berkeley, with parallel appointments in the Energy and Resources Group, the Goldman School of Public Policy and the department of nuclear engineering. He was appointed by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in April 2010 as the first energy fellow of the new Environment and Climate Partnership for the Americas initiative.In 2016, he began service as the Science Envoy for U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.Kammen is the founding director of the Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory and was director of the Transportation Sustainability Research Center from 2007-2015. He has served the State of California and U.S. federal government in expert and advisory capacities, including time at the Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Energy, the Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Office of Science and Technology Policy.

  • Rose Institute Speaker Series:
    The State of Blacks

    6:45 - 8:00 PM
    Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
    Claremont McKenna College
    385 East 8th Street
    From Indian Hill Blvd., east on 10th to Columbia, right on Columbia to 8th St., left on 8th street.
    Claremont, 91711
    Map this Address
    (909) 621-8244

    Have well-intentioned government efforts, starting with the Great Society, helped the black underclass? Jason Riley of the Manhattan Institute, will assess the track record of these programs.

    Only the lecture is free to the public. Contact Marionette Moore at 909-607-7572 or the Athenaeum at 909-621-8244.

  • OID- Dreaming After the Nightmare: The Undocumented Future

    7:00 - 8:30 PM
    Platt Campus Center Meeting Room
    Harvey Mudd College
    301 Platt Blvd
    (909) 607-1865

    "Dream. Hope. Believe."This event will bring awareness to the issues undocumented immigrants experience, the great contributions they continue to make and their future in the United States.

  • Student Recital

    8:15 PM
    Lyman Hall, Thatcher Music Building
    Pomona College
    340 N. College Ave.
    Claremont, 91711
    (909) 607-2671

    Students taking private lessons perform solos and chamber selections they've worked on during the semester.

  • Woodford-Eckis Lectureship:
    "How Basing Decisions on the Best Scientific Evidence has Impacted our Everyday Lives"

    8:15 PM
    Rose Hills Theater, Smith Campus Center
    Pomona College
    170 E. 6th Street
    Claremont, 91711
    Map this Address
    (909) 621-8672

    Presentation by Dr. Marcia McNutt, the President of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS).

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