As Inauguration Day draws near, President Harry J. Elam, Jr. reflects on the lessons of the pandemic, the evolution of academic excellence, and the necessity of a culture of care
Oxy’s music community lifts every voice (and instrument) to celebrate the installation of President Elam
A look inside President Elam’s office tells his story in five artifacts
President Elam reflects on Oxy’s commitment to social justice and the actions that reinforce those words
A yearlong strategic planning process is under way to create an actionable, accountable roadmap for the College
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
For the first time in 71 years, Occidental held two Commencement ceremonies in a single year, with separate, socially distanced, in-person events on Patterson Field taking place for the...
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.
"An Oxy education has never been more valuable, applicable, and urgently important than now"
Opening Conversations and Common Threads
A warm welcome for President Elam, and what to expect from Occidental magazine in our centennial year
Harry J. Elam Jr. prepares to take center stage as Oxy’s 16th president as the College faces a new set of challenges—and he’s ready
Alumni feedback on the Winter magazine, the new pool, and Oxy's next president. Also: How did we put this issue together?