"That's not how free speech works," yells junior Chase Eller, draped in an American flag, while surrounded by about 300 students chanting "Black lives, they matter here" during a blockade of a speech by conservative writer Heather Mac Donald at Claremont McKenna College on April 6, 2017.
Pitzer professor José Calderón, a champion of immigrant and workers’ rights, speaks to students at the conclusion of a campus-wide march for DACA justice in November 2016.
A student benefitting from Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals works in his room at Pomona College in March 2017. He says the potential elimination of the executive order is "an issue that's always in my mind."
Devon Frost, a sophomore at Scripps College, slips through blockers during a bout between the Claremont Colleges Illuminaughty Hotties and the Arizona State University Derby Devils at Harvey Mudd College on March 3, 2018.
Taryn, 9, and Fiona, 7, daughters of a Pitzer staff member, play on an inflatable slide during inauguration celebrations for the college's sixth president, Melvin Oliver, in March 2017.
Alyssa Jones, a student at Claremont McKenna College, leads a demonstration against a scheduled speaker at the Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum on April 6, 2017.
Pitzer College students watch the first presidential debate in the Gold Student Center in September 2016.
Avi, 3, of Pomona is carried by her mother towards Pershing Square during the Women's March in Los Angeles on Jan. 21, 2017.
Sunset light catches a splash during the frantic final moments of a Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's water polo game against Iona College on Oct. 8, 2016.
President Hiram Chodosh of Claremont McKenna College seen during the dedication of a new athletics facility in September 2016.
Reflected in the window of the Hub grill at Claremont McKenna College, Dean of Students Mary Spellman, left, takes questions from students in Nov. 2015 as she faces calls to resign over a lack of action against racist incidents on campus.
Pitzer College community members gather at a meeting called to discuss Trump's victory on Nov. 9, 2016.
The Kravis Center at Claremont McKenna College, named for mega-donor Henry Kravis, who faced scrutiny from students for his large donations to the GOP and his closeness to Donald Trump, seen in March 2017.
Judges and guests try out a video game submission during the presentation phase of the 2016 5C Hackathon.
Becky Chung, a sophomore at Claremont McKenna College, with her cat, Hobbes, in their room at Claremont McKenna College in October 2017. Chung says Hobbes, who is a registered emotional support animal, is both a responsibility and "a reminder to take care of myself too."
U.S. Senate candidate Kevin de León listens to introductory remarks by his former advisor during a visit to Pitzer College, his alma mater, in April 2018 to launch his statewide campaign for U.S. Senate.
Zivvy Epstein, a senior at Pomona College and incoming graduate student at the Massachussets Insititute of Technology Media Lab.