Our ObjectiveThe College must be unswervingly attentive to the attainment of increased academic quality in everything that it determines is worth pursuing, whether it is in teaching, in research, on the playing fields, or at the debate team podium.
From "Focusing on Liberal Arts"
Remarks by President Pamela B. Gann
Claremont McKenna College 1999 Opening Convocation
August 30, 1999