Our Projects

To explore some of UEP’s projects in more detail, read on.

The sign in the FEAST organic garden

FEAST Organic Garden

FEAST (Food, Energy and Sustainability Team) is an Occidental student service dedicated to enjoying, studying, and discussing the connection between our food and the environment. It is an organic garden on the northeastern corner of campus that hosts workshops and events throughout the year.

The Hong Kong skyline at night

Hong Kong Summer Research

Oxy’s Hong Kong Summer Research Grants allow you to spend six weeks in Taiwan’s capital, sponsored by Oxy's China-Environment Program and the Henry Luce Foundation. You will research a topic of your choice within the areas of air quality, built environment and food justice.

students in a greenhouse growing plants

Luce Student Research

Explore the research papers and presentations prepared by students who have participated in the Luce China-Environment Program. Research topics range from street art and social change in Hong Kong to the city’s changing street food culture and ambient ozone pollution.