As my first semester of college at Oxy comes to a close, I cannot help but to reflect on all that has transpired in the last four months. In the last four months I have moved to live in a new place, become a college athlete, met new people, taken challenging classes, completed my first semester of college, and raced against time to spend enough meal plan money before the semester was over to make it under the allowed rollover amount. While these are all things I am proud of, what I have really grown to admire is the Occidental College student body.
Most of you may be aware that Oxy students held a protest to support diversity on campus. It started as a stand in solidarity with students at Mizzou, but it grew into something much more. Occidental College students decided...Read More