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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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...
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...
President Elam Signs Second Nature Climate Commitment
On Jan. 21, President Harry J. Elam, Jr. signed the Second Nature Climate Commitment to combat climate change and support sustainability at Occidental College.
Year in Review: Top News Highlights and Feature Stories of 2023
At year’s end, we’re celebrating the top five highlights of 2023 at Occidental College as well as the most-viewed feature stories from Occidental Magazine.
2023: The Year in Photos
Look back on the past year through the lens of Occidental College photographer Marc Campos and freelance photographers Sarahi Apaez and Sam Leigh.
Year in Review: Top Instagram Posts of 2023
From O-Team Barbies and Kens on the Quad to Dance Production reaching its 75th anniversary, here are the most-liked Instagram posts from 2023.
Occidental College President Emeritus John B. Slaughter Dies at 89
John Brooks Slaughter, Occidental College’s 11th president, died on December 6 at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, surrounded by family and friends.
Occidental Expands Admissions Outreach Through New Community Partnerships
Occidental College has launched two new partnerships that will expand the college’s admissions outreach to underserved populations.
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