Dean’s Award Winners 2024
Each year, the Dean of Students recognizes seniors who, through their involvement on and off campus, embody Oxy’s four pillars of Equity, Excellence, Community and Service.
Occidental College's four Dean's Award winners for 2024

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Occidental Hosts August Wilson New Voices Competition
On February 17, 20 Los Angeles-area high school students gathered at Occidental’s Keck Theater to compete in the local semifinal round of the national August Wilson New Voices...
Prof. Janna Ireland’s New Solo Exhibition Opens Feb. 11 in Santa Barbara
Photographer Janna Ireland, assistant professor of art and art history, will have a solo exhibition at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art and the Museum of Contemporary Art Santa...
Occidental College Collaborates with Community Partners on Yosemite Drive Street Mural
Featuring 4,000 square feet of painted asphalt at a dangerous intersection near campus, “Boesche Way” is a street redesign and public safety project conceived in honor of the late...
Fall Productions Light up the Keck Theater Stage
This fall, Occidental’s Department of Theater and Performance Studies presented two mainstage plays. Enjoy photos from each production.
Occidental and OXY ARTS Present Oxy Live!: A Series of Engaging Conversations with Cultural Icons
Occidental is pleased to announce the launch of “Oxy Live!”, a conversation series highlighting a diverse lineup of cultural luminaries at the forefront of their fields.
Mercedes Dorame Named 2023-24 Wanlass Artist-in-Residence at OXY ARTS
The yearlong residency program allows an artist to investigate aspects of their practice and share it with the College and community. The program encourages cross-campus...
Prof. Will Power’s Acclaimed Play Makes Center Theatre Group Debut
Will Power , assistant professor of theater and performance studies, made his Center Theatre Group debut with his play Fetch Clay, Make Man , running from June 18 to July 16 at the...
President Elam Talks with Director Debbie Allen About the State of Performing Arts
Occidental College President Harry J. Elam, Jr. and renowned entertainer and director Debbie Allen engaged in a wide-ranging conversation about the state of performing arts on June...
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