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May 15, 2014, 11:00 ET

America's Former Top Economic Diplomat to Give 2014 Commencement Address

 Dr. Lael Brainard, former Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs and presidential nominee to the Federal Reserve Board of...

Apr 03, 2014, 13:09 ET

America's Former Top Economic Diplomat to Give 2014 Claremont Mckenna Commencement Address

Dr. Lael Brainard, former Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs and presidential nominee to the Federal Reserve Board of...

Mar 11, 2014, 12:10 ET

2014 Kravis Prize Ceremony Honors Helen Keller International

 The 2014 Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership will be awarded to Helen Keller International (HKI), which is dedicated to the eradication of...

Feb 12, 2014, 12:00 ET

The 2014 Henry R. Kravis Prize In Leadership Honors Helen Keller International For Its Worldwide Fight Against Preventable Blindness

 Claremont McKenna College announces today that Helen Keller International, whose mission is to...

Jan 16, 2014, 06:00 ET

Claremont McKenna College President Hiram Chodosh Presents The Student Imperative Initiative at White House Summit on College Opportunity

 Today President Hiram Chodosh presented Claremont McKenna College's (CMC) new initiative, The Student Imperative, at a White House summit on...

Oct 03, 2013, 11:00 ET

Claremont McKenna College Celebrates the Inauguration of Hiram E. Chodosh on October 5, 2013

Hiram E. Chodosh will be inaugurated as the fifth President of Claremont McKenna College (CMC) on Saturday, October 5th. The installation ceremony...

Aug 07, 2013, 08:00 ET
The Campaign for Claremont McKenna raised over $635 million to support faculty, students, and improve facilities. Despite a 2008 launch that would be challenged by the nation's sharp economic downturn, the Campaign exceeded its goal. "This remarkable campaign strengthened a culture of giving in our Claremont McKenna community that will support our commitment to excellence for years to come," said CMC Board of Trustees Chairman Harry T. McMahon. "The efforts of our Board, Advancement Committee, President Emerita Gann, and the CMC community have been nothing short of epic," said CMC Vice President of Development and External Relations Ernie Iseminger.  (PRNewsFoto/Claremont McKenna College)

Claremont McKenna College Celebrates Success of the Campaign for Claremont McKenna and Vows to Maintain Its Momentum

Claremont McKenna College today announced the successful conclusion of the Campaign for Claremont McKenna, which has raised a total of $635.2...

Dec 13, 2012, 10:00 ET

Trustee Steve Crown '74 provides $7.5 million unrestricted gift to the successful Campaign for Claremont McKenna

 Claremont McKenna College announced today a $7.5-million unrestricted gift from Trustee A. Steve Crown '74, and his wife, Nancy. The...

Dec 06, 2012, 20:29 ET
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Hiram E. Chodosh is Named Fifth President of Claremont McKenna College

The Board of Trustees of Claremont McKenna College (CMC) has elected Hiram E. Chodosh as CMC's fifth president. President-elect Chodosh, 50,...

Dec 05, 2012, 06:00 ET
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Claremont McKenna College Announces $50-Million Unrestricted Gift from George Roberts '66 P'93

 The Campaign for Claremont McKenna surged past the $600-million mark this week with the announcement of a $50-million unrestricted gift from...

Mar 08, 2012, 12:00 ET

Claremont McKenna College Celebrates Success of George Roberts '66 P'93 Fundraising Challenge

 The largest gift in the history of Claremont McKenna College for direct faculty support has literally met its match. The College today...

Feb 22, 2012, 10:00 ET

The Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership Awarded to Soraya Salti and mothers2mothers

Claremont McKenna College (CMC) announced today the award results for the seventh annual Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership, which recognizes...

Sep 22, 2011, 14:00 ET

Single-Sex Schooling Lacks Scientific Support and May Exaggerate Sexism and Gender Stereotyping, Says Article in Science

Placing children in single-sex schools is a misguided trend in school reform, says an article to be published in the September 23 issue of the...

Feb 03, 2011, 21:21 ET

Prêmio Henry R. Kravis em Liderança concedido a Vicky Colbert

A Faculdade Claremont McKenna (CMC) anunciou hoje que Vicky Colbert foi agraciada com o sexto Prêmio Henry...

Feb 03, 2011, 13:34 ET

El Henry R. Kravis Premio en Liderazgo Adjudicado a Vicky Colbert

La universidad de Claremont McKenna (CMC) anunció que concedió a Vicky Colbert el sexto premio anual de Henry R. Kravis de Liderazgo. El...

Feb 03, 2011, 13:00 ET

The Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership Awarded to Vicky Colbert

Claremont McKenna College (CMC) announced today that Vicky Colbert was awarded the sixth annual Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership. The Kravis...

Mar 02, 2010, 11:00 ET

New Analysis Grades Sustainability Reporting of Nation's 50 Top Liberal Arts Colleges

The Roberts Environmental Center (REC) at Claremont McKenna College (CMC) today released an analysis of sustainability reporting for the Top 50...

Jan 13, 2010, 11:00 ET

The Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership Awarded to Pratham

Claremont McKenna College (CMC) announced today the selection of Pratham, India's largest educational nonprofit organization, as the recipient of...

Dec 14, 2009, 11:30 ET

New Report Grades Sustainability Reporting of Top Pharmaceutical Companies

The Roberts Environmental Center (REC) at Claremont McKenna College today released the analysis of social responsibility reporting for the 26...

Nov 30, 2009, 11:00 ET
A F UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON AND CLAREMONT MCKENNA COLLEGE INVESTOR UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON AND CLAREMONT MCKENNA COLLEGE INVESTOR BEHAVIOR

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 11/25/2009

New Study Finds Investment Strategy is in the Genes

Investor behavior is largely determined by nature rather than nurture according to a new study by finance professors at Claremont McKenna College...