Balancing the demands of life and college can feel like a high-wire act—and the pandemic has made that even more difficult. How is Oxy addressing students’ mental health needs?
From movers and shakers to risk takers (and a cheese maker), meet some of the new faces of the Class of 2025
In our Fall 2001 issue, Occidental magazine introduced eight first-year members of the Class of 2005 “to keep your eyes on over the next four years.” Where are they now?
President Elam reflects on returning to campus and the benefits of an in-person education
A new college athletics commission report reaffirms Oxy’s commitment to success on and off the field
Oxy’s coaches are more than excited to return to in-person interactions with their players—to say nothing of getting back into competition
From visiting speakers to postdoctoral fellows, Oxy brings a range of voices to the campus conversation
How did they get here? The Class of 2005—the most selective in Oxy history—hit campus on the heels of a "hot" Newsweek story in August 2001
Oxy soccer roars back into action—and the Tigers are in the hunt for goals and glory
A variety of summer programs restore the in-person element to the Oxy experience—and students are happy to be back on campus
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...
As California takes major strides in the fight against the pandemic, the College makes plans to bring students, faculty, and staff back to campus this fall
When artist Jocelyn Pedersen, who teaches a class in Book Arts, learned that students would not be returning to campus in the spring, she wanted to give members of the Oxy community a...
Oxy faculty and students embrace, explore, and experiment with technology to keep arts classes, exhibits, and performances humming
Regardless of one’s major or career path, Oxy’s writing proficiency requirement has proved essential to professional success. But don’t just take our word for it