Student Voices

Student Voices is a blog run by the Admission Office in which current students write about their experiences with academics, sports, student groups, and other extracurricular activities. Considering Oxy? Hear what our students have to say.

July 17, 2017

The summer is always an odd time for a college student.

July 7, 2017

Hello readers, my name is Chloe and I’m a rising junior at Occidental.

July 5, 2017

Instead of studying for exams and writing papers during finals week, I started off the first week of May and my summer in Venice, Italy.

July 3, 2017

I sit here in my room on a Saturday afternoon, thankful that I was able to sleep in; it’s been awhile since I was last able to do so!

March 29, 2017

My first year of college at Occidental was dedicated to trying various classes from a variety of different majors as well as taking classes that would fulfill my core requirements.

March 27, 2017

There is a general ebb and flow of life on campus as you move upwards from being a first year to being a senior.

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March 4, 2017

Carol Ma '17 

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March 1, 2017

Irene Lam '17

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February 27, 2017

Nikita Wolf '20

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February 22, 2017

Jayne Wixtead '19 and Zach Solomon '19