In the wake of the Supreme Court’s decisions on race-conscious admission practices, Occidental is committed to adhering to the cornerstones of its historic mission
President Elam examines the history—and future—of immersive learning at Oxy
After a fall full of activity—including postseason tournaments, pancakes on the Quad, and in-person alumni gatherings—Oxy springs forward into 2023
From rebuilding a sense of community to completing the Integrated Strategic Plan, President Elam outlines Occidental’s priorities for the new academic year
Following a milestone campaign year, Oxy builds on its values and strengths
President Elam reflects on Oxy’s commitment to social justice and the actions that reinforce those words
Through the lens of the strategic planning process, President Elam finds that Oxy’s sense of community remains very much alive
President Elam reflects on returning to campus and the benefits of an in-person education
Gilman Fountain memories old and new, and a call for your input on Oxy’s strategic plan
During the last week of August, we will be welcoming students back to the beautiful Oxy campus. What joy it brings me to write that!
On April 8, I delivered my first State of the College speech—what I hope will become an annual event.
Alumni memories of honing writing skills, replacing a broken windshield, and hanging with Ming Cho Lee ’53
"An Oxy education has never been more valuable, applicable, and urgently important than now"