7C Community Engagement Organizations

The Draper Center for Community Partnerships

The mission of the Draper Center for Community Partnerships is to foster mutually beneficial exchanges among community members, students, faculty, and staff in order to support educational outreach initiatives, community-based research and learning, and other community engagement activities. The Center reinforces existing ties and forges new ones between the College and other community organizations ensuring dynamic, mutually educational and constructive partnerships. In doing so, the Center contributes to a wider trend to view all people as legitimate contributors to new knowledge that fosters social improvement.
Location: 735 Dartmouth Avenue, behind Tranquada Student Services Center
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Email: DraperCenter@pomona.edu

Harvey Mudd College Office of Community Engagement

The Office of Community Engagement works with students, faculty and staff to develop community partnerships, support student-led community-outreach efforts and assist faculty whose courses have a community-based learning component.
Location: Platt Campus Center, east wing, first floor
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Email: communityengagement@hmc.edu

LASPA Center for Leadership

The LASPA Center for Leadership provides programming, partnerships, and engagement designed to empower emerging women leaders and to expand women’s global influence, power, and impact. LASPA offers events and training to develop leadership and funding and opportunities for community engagement.
Location: Seal Court, Scripps
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Email: LASPA@scrippscollege.edu

Pitzer College Community Engagement Center (CEC)

CEC works in the community creating partnerships, supporting innovative community-based projects by offering research awards and fellowships. Community Based Education connects students and faculty with local organizations to create community-based research, service learning and experiential education opportunities that enhance the social, environmental, cultural and economic health of our communities.
Location: Scott Hall 108, Pitzer
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Email: cec_staff@pitzer.edu

Pomona College Women’s Union (WU)

The Pomona College Women’s Union provides a safe space for people of all genders to gather. The WU promotes discourse and provides support for all students and members of our community. The WU holds Thursday noon lunches and co-sponsors events.
Location: The Women’s Union is on the 2nd floor, southeast side of Walker on Pomona’s north campus.
Hours: The WU is open Sunday – Thursday from 4-11 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 12-7 p.m.
Email: womensunion@pomona.edu

Scripps College Office of Student Engagement

(Formerly SARLO)
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Email: scrippsose@gmail.com

Queer Resource Center (QRC)

The Queer Resource Center is a 7 College resource center serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, asexual, omnisexual, pansexual and allied community at the Claremont Colleges. Their space houses a great collection of over 1200 LGBTQ-related books and a wide selection of queer movies. The QRC offers educational, social, and social justice oriented programming that reflects the needs of diverse LGBTQIA communities.
Location: The QRC is located on Pomona’s campus south east of Frary Dining Hall, in Walton Commons. The address is 395 E. 6th Street.
Hours: Monday – Thursday 1-8 p.m. and Friday 1-5 p.m.
Email: QRCclaremont@gmail.com

Scripps Communities of Resources and Empowerment (SCORE)

The mission of SCORE is to provide organizational support and resources to empower student organizations so that they may further promote social and political awareness, specifically with respect to issues of class, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, sexuality, and sexual orientation. In addition to offices, a kitchen and lounge area, the SCORE Office contains a conference room for student use.
Location: The office is located on the north side of Scripps campus in the area formerly known as the Routt-Frankel exercise room.
Hours: Hours vary
Email: score@scrippscollege.edu


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