Magazine

Occidental magazine brings you campus news, in-depth features, and profiles of amazing alumni.

Kimberly Shriner
Summer/Fall 2020

From remote worship to online meditation, and testing to teaching, these six alumni have mobilized in the fight against COVID-19

Compton Cowboys founder Randy Hook
Summer/Fall 2020

Whether he's ranching. riding, or rapping, Compton Cowboys leader Randy Hook '12 brings swagger to the saddle

Leslie Garcia, Class of 2024
Summer/Fall 2020

No global pandemic can keep the Class of 2024 from chasing their academic dreams—only a bad Wi-Fi connection

Karen and Steve Casner
Summer/Fall 2020

Steve Casner ’73 and wife Karen ’74 share a love for Occidental—and have endowed a computer science professorship to build on that protocol

Dan Springer DocuSign
Winter 2020

At the height of his career in 2014, Dan Springer ’85 stepped away from the daily grind to raise his two sons. Then a dream job with DocuSign lured him back to the office—and personally and professionally, he’s never been happier

Kayla Nolan, Girls Gotta Run
Winter 2020

Using running as a foundation for a better life, Girls Gotta Run executive director Kayla Nolan ’11 brings hope to school-age girls in Ethiopia one step at a time

Kenturah Davis
Winter 2020

Kenturah Davis '02 explores the relationship between words and humanity through her intricate portraiture—and L.A. Metro riders will be seeing a lot more of her work

Lencia Kebede, Hamilton
Winter 2020

DWA and politics major Lencia Kebede ’16 finds her way from the footlights of Keck Theater to the touring companies of two of Broadway’s biggest shows

Addie Alexander, Occidental Class of 2023
Fall 2019

The Class of 2023 has a little bit of everything going for it—and brightness is definitely in its DNA

Bryan McQueeney, Ride On
Fall 2019

Bryan McQueeney ’80 harnesses the healing power of therapeutic horseback riding to enhance the quality of life for the disabled

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