Occidental magazine brings you campus news, in-depth features, and profiles of exceptional alumni. For the 2021-22 academic year, the magazine will publish two print and digital issues (Fall 2021 and Spring 2022) and two digital-only issues (Summer 2021 and Winter 2022). The Fall 2021 issue is online now.
One in 10 Americans age 60 and over is the victim of abuse—and nine out of 10 cases go unreported. Dr. Laura Mosqueda '81 intends to change that
Professor Don Deardorff has studied with a Nobel laureate, mentored a Rhodes Scholar, and had chickens running around his Norris Hall office. Is it any wonder he'll be missed?
A systematic approach to the national awards process yields dividends, as students and alumni snag fellowships and scholarships in record numbers
Seven Oxy professors, librarian Bob Kieft, and President Veitch share the books that shaped their academic thinking. Here's a taste
Facts and figures pertaining to all things Oxy
New books (and a documentary) from Oxy alumni and faculty,
and honors for Professor Amy Lyford
Oxy's purchase of a retail space in Highland Park creates an opportunity to raise its local visibility
When Guy Carawan '49 returned to campus in 2003 after more than half a century away, he had changed the world through the power of song. Professor Peter Dreier remembers the folk musician and social activist, who died May 2
Whether it's replacing pipes, roofs, boilers, or cooling systems, there's nothing sexy about deferred maintenance. But proactive measures now can save a mountain of heartache later
Bob and Omar: Masters of Lifelong Learning
Overlooked athletes from a century of SCIAC, and other reactions to Oxy's plans to revive athletics
Lessons of the Third L.A.
One of Oxy's most decorated and beloved faculty is calling it a career after 22 years in the chemistry department. But Phoebe Dea isn't packing up her things just yet