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

De Mandel Aquatics Center
Winter 2020

What holds 598,000 gallons, contains 15 lanes, and has a capacity of 188 people? (Hint: It’s not your grandfather’s pool.)

Taylor Pool 1931
Winter 2020

Late-night swims! Inner tube water polo! And ... Ben Affleck's biceps?

Shanda Ness, Oxy Athletics
Winter 2020

As her one-year anniversary approaches this month, Ness reflects on the state of Oxy athletics

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

Alice Walker Duff, Joe Duff
Winter 2020

With Alice Walker Duff ’69 and husband Joe Duff ’68 leading the charge, a generation of Black student activists rallies together to support academic and life success for the underrepresented

Oxy Symphony, Chris Kim
Winter 2020

Buoyed by a string of gifts to support the music program, The Oxy Campaign For Good crosses the $155 million mark

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

Thorne Hall, Oxy Admission
Winter 2020

Oxy’s Doing Fine With a Clear Bright Line

Winter 2020

Alumni appreciations of music-minded professors emeriti Allen Gross and Tom Somerville

Veterans housing
Winter 2020

A renewed commitment to military veterans—complete with a dedicated housing unit—provides a sense of community to servicemembers making the transition to college life

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