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Anderson Center for Environmental Sciences

Our interdisciplinary group of research-driven faculty and students are solving environmental problems and developing the next generation of scientists.

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Welcoming President Stritikus

On July 1, 2024, Tom Stritikus took the helm as the 17th president of Occidental College.

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“Oxy Talks” Faculty Video Series

The Oxy Talks series features brief lectures highlighting the expertise of Occidental faculty on topics of current and general interest.

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.

Discover Occidental

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.

A Deep Dive Into Student Research

Bianca Dal Bó ’24 and Ruby Siehl ’24 conduct research onboard the Atlantis research vessel with Professor of Biology Shana Goffredi.

What’s Happening At Oxy