My Name is Martin Pittman, and I am junior sociology major from Washington DC.
Being so far away from home, some might imagine, is a big struggle and one that has me longing for bitter winters of the east coast. I am almost the exact opposite, though. The beautiful weather and great people here at Oxy have me consistently searching for ways to get back to the CALI SWAGG DISTRICT. My mom always said I was a flower child at heart, and my love for the west coast has done nothing but prove that.
I came to Oxy as a math major, but like a lot of students at Occidental, the social justice route was just too enticing. After a few semesters of science, social theory, and crazy fun, I settled on Sociology which let me combine my interest in society and and my... Read More