Pitzer College
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Male Environmental Analysis Major C/O 2019

  • Male
  • African
  • International student
  • First-Generation College Student
  • Member of the Event Board
  • Environmental Analysis Major
  • Went to a public school in Benin with a graduating class of about 200 students

Female Organismal Biology Major C/O 2021

Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Caucasian
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual
Graduation Year: 2021
High School Experience: Public school in Northern California with a graduating class of about 250 students. There was a culture of going to college.
First Generation College Student: No
Major: Organismal Biology
Minor: Spanish
Extracurricular Activities: I’m on the 5C Club Ultimate Frisbee Team, which means it has students from all 5 Claremont Colleges I am a Garden Manager at Pitzer’s organic garden. I work at the Grove House, which is an on-campus bakery and lunch place. I’m a leader of Pitzer Outdoor Adventures, so I lead backpacking and rock-climbing trips. I’m also part of the Climbing Club, so we go at the local climbing gym and sometimes outside on the weekends.

Did any of your extracurricular activities have a particularly big impact on your experience?
Almost all of them have. Outdoor Adventures has been a big part of how I found community at Pitzer, a lot of my friends I’ve made through experiences on those trips. The Club Ultimate Frisbee Team has been a big part of my day to day life, and a lot of my friends are on the team. It’s been a cool way for me to meet folks not only at Pitzer but at the other colleges as well.

Female Organismal Biology Major C/O 2019

  • Female
  • Homosexual
  • First Generation College Student
  • Organismal Biology Major
  • Member of Club Rugby, and the Rainbow People Coalition
  • Went to a private high school in upstate New York

Male Political Studies Major C/O 2019

  • Male
  • White
  • Political Studies Major
  • Involved with journalism and the radio station
  • went to a private Orthodox Jewish high school in the Bronx

Female Human Biology and Psychology Double Major C/O 2018

  • Female
  • First Generation College Student
  • Multiracial
  • Student Athlete
  • Human Biology and Psychology double major
  • Went to a professional development focused Charter school in San Diego

Female Environmental Analysis Major C/O 2019

  • Male
  • Chinese
  • First Generation College Student
  • Environmental Analysis Major
  • Dances with Claremont Colleges’ Ballroom Dance Company
  • Went to a private international school in Hong Kong with a graduating class of 110 students

Male Economics and Computer Science Double Major C/O 2020

  • Male
  • Caucasian
  • Bisexual
  • Economics and Computer Science Double Major
  • Is part of Student Senate
  • Went to a private high school in Birmingham, Alabama with a graduating class of 45 students

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