Professor John McCormack Named AAAS Fellow
Professor of Biology John McCormack, director and curator of Occidental College’s Moore Lab of Zoology, has been selected as a 2023 American Association for the Advancement of...
Portrait of John McCormack in the Moore Lab of Zoology

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Occidental College Announces $1 Million Challenge Gift for Norris Chemistry Renovations
Barbara and Michael Gibby ’68 will donate $1 million to the Norris Chemistry Renovation Fund once Occidental has raised $700,000 toward the fund by June 30, 2024.
‘Relentless’ Tigers End Postseason Journey in NCAA Tournament
Occidental women’s basketball wraps its winningest season in more than a decade with a showdown in Abilene, Texas.
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...
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