Cathy Corison: I fell in love with wine when I was 19, studying biology at Pomona College, 40 years ago.
Like Williams, she lived in Pomona but her body was discovered in Riverside County.
To bring the best of the best to its Southern California campus, Pomona guarantees 100 percent of need is met.
Roman goddess of fruit, from Latin pomum "apple; fruit," of uncertain origin. "Possibly from *po-emo- 'taken off, picked'; *po-omo- or *pe-omo- are also conceivable" [de Vaan]. Or perhaps borrowed from a lost Mediterranean language.