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"Meet Our Majors" Student Profiles
Student Life at Oxy
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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A vibrant, small liberal arts college experience in the heart of Los Angeles, one of the most stimulating and creative cities in the world. That’s something you won’t find anywhere else.
Your Student Services
Oxy offers a variety of campus services, from entertainment to transportation, sustainability projects and student media.
Exploring the Neighborhood
Oxy’s campus is located in Northeast Los Angeles on the border of two neighborhoods that reflect the eclectic nature of the city.
The Oxy Community
Shanna’s academic experiences in the Critical Theory & Social Justice major and social justice work in post-Katrina New Orleans laid the foundation for a career dedicated to service.
Shanna Devine ’08
Critical Theory & Social Justice | Class of 2008
Occidental College Science Scholar Ryan Hino ’22 researches sustainable alternatives to combat the drug and antibiotic resistance problem.
Biochemistry | Class of 2022
At Oxy, Princess realized that as a lawyer she could support social movements she was passionate about. Now, having graduated from law school, she is making that goal a reality.
Princess Masilungan ’13
Diplomacy & World Affairs | Class of 2013
An appreciation for the international sphere has dovetailed with an interest in media and television production for Nick Graves ’23. An internship with Disney and the Academy Gold Rising Program is moving him forward along his path.
Diplomacy & World Affairs, Media Arts & Culture | Class of 2023
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