Occidental College's 17th president, Tom Stritikus, in April 2024.
New Issue of Occidental Magazine

Meet President-elect Tom Stritikus; tributes to professors emeriti Maryanne Howowitz, Roberta Pollock, and Beth Braker; Oxy's reimagined theater curriculum; 10 favorite neighborhood spots; and more.

John G Branca '72 shakes hands with Occidental College President Harry J. Elam, Jr.
John Branca ’72 Announces $5 Million Gift to Establish the John Branca Institute for Music

Legendary attorney John G. Branca ’72 and Occidental College have announced a $5 million gift from Branca that will establish the music teaching and learning facility at the College.

Two Occidental College Campaign Semester participants walking with clipboards in a neighborhood
Campaign Semester

Our one-of-a-kind program lets students learn about political campaigns and elections through first-hand experience.

Liberal Arts in Los Angeles

Drawing on the cultural and intellectual resources of a global city, Occidental provides a springboard for putting theory into practice and ideas into action.

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