Entries by creativity5C

January Hive Highlight: A Documentary Screening by Ruben Murray (PO 2019)

On Wednesday, January 24th, Ruben Murray—a junior at Pomona College and an International Relations major—organized a screening at the Hive of his short documentary, MBERU NAKPAT: The Wrestling Fisherman. This event was attended by several students from the Claremont Colleges, eager to communally experience what their colleague had created. Ruben’s insightful documentary focuses on the […]

Recap: The June Convening

In June, the Hive hosted a Future of Design in Higher Education conference, frequently referred to as The Convening. The event was a continuation of the January Convening in Dallas organized by Kate Canales (Southern Methodist University) and Doreen Lorenzo (University of Texas at Austin). In attendance, we had 40 design educators from 25 institutions […]

The Hideas Podcast, #1

Hideas is an initiative by Hive student staff, Olivia Cornfield, that allows members of the 5C community to share their ideas with each other via a recording station in one of the rooms at the Hive, the Vault. This is a collage podcast, compiling voices from the community, for the community, to create community. For […]

“Sometimes, the most important decisions in your life are really, totally unplanned.”

On Sunday, Rick and Susan Sontag of the eponymous Rick and Susan Sontag Center for Collaborative Creativity (thats us!) received honorary degrees at Pomona College’s 124th Commencement. Rick and Susan, both alumni of the Claremont Colleges, are instrumental to the Hive’s existence, so we were happy to see the two honored by Pomona. They currently serve as […]

What time is it?

Summer time! Congratulations for making it through another semester! In case you were wondering, we are happy to announce that we will be open over summer starting Monday, May 15th. For all of you still on campus, drop by and create between 9AM and 5PM from Monday through Friday. Send us an email before you come by! We’ll […]