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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Lindy West ’04 to Speak at Occidental College’s 2024 Commencement
Author, cultural critic, and screenwriter Lindy West will be the featured speaker at Occidental College’s 142nd Commencement ceremony on May 19.
Oxy Women’s Basketball Heats Up Postseason Play
After a 13-year absence, the Tigers are headed back to the NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Tournament with a March 1 matchup in Abilene, Texas.
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...
Seven Win 2024 Alumni Seal Awards
A retired criminal defense lawyer, a doctoral student in environmental and beauty justice, and a grandmother of 26 are among this year’s recipients of the Alumni Seal Award. The...
Occidental Remains Top Student Fulbright Producer
For the 19th consecutive year, Occidental College is one of the top producers of student Fulbright Awards, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education’s annual Fulbright...
Monica M. White Named 2024 Stafford Ellison Wright Black Alumni Scholar-in-Residence
White, an Andrew Carnegie Fellow, is the Distinguished Chair of Integrated Environmental Studies and associate professor of environmental justice at the University of Wisconsin...
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...
President Elam Honored in Los Angeles City Council African American History Month Ceremony
In a ceremony to celebrate the start of African American History Month, President Harry J. Elam, Jr. was honored alongside five other Black luminaries in the fields of arts and...
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