After his 18th birthday, cross country and track standout John Guzman Aguilar faced deportation to his native Mexico and was separated from his family. Five years later, he’s on course to be the greatest distance runner in Oxy history More »
Three weeks in four minutes: Morgan Winston ’14 captures her time in Central America with Occidental’s Tropical Field Ecology course. Students and faculty hiked, volunteered, caved, and snorkeled through Costa Rica and Panama to design and conduct research.
The Occidental College Board of Trustees has unanimously voted to extend President Jonathan Veitch's contract through 2020.
Nine new tenure-track professors with fascinating backgrounds and eclectic interests will be joining the Occidental faculty this fall.
More than 100 Occidental students skipped the family camping trips and lounging by the pool to spend 10 weeks of their summer vacation doing research with faculty mentors on campus in disciplines ranging from biochemistry to politics to music.