Student Voices is a blog run by the Office of Admission, where current students write about various experiences including academics, sports, student groups, and other extracurricular activities. Hear what our students have to say.

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Lunar New Year at Occidental
Carol Ma '17 
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Occidental's Artists
Irene Lam '17
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Big Plans with Planned Parenthood
Nikita Wolf '20
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UN Week 2017
Jayne Wixtead '19 and Zach Solomon '19
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Reaching for the Stars (With JPL)

Halfway into finals week of last semester, the time of the semester where most Oxy students live in the library and lose motivation, I was lucky enough to get a little beacon of hope to keep going.

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Introducing Rev. Dr. Barber

On Wednesday, February 1, 2017 (the first day of Black History Month), Rev. Dr. William Barber II came to Occidental's campus to share a message titled "Revival, Resiliency, and Redemption After Rejection," and I had the privilege of introducing him.

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Off To The Races

As an active member of Occidental’s Swim Cult…

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Slow Down and Socialize

As the clock showed 1:25 a.m. on Wednesday morning (two days into my second semester of sophomore year), I could not help but feel a wave of anxiety.

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From Break to Baseball

Every year, winter break serves as an excellent reminder of why I love being at Oxy.

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Second Semester Tips

Welcome back Oxy!

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