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Lily Lapenna
October 3, 2018

Lily Lapenna, founder of Block for Impact and award-winning financial education entrepreneur, has been named the 2018-19 Young Initiative Senior Fellow at Occidental College. 

September 26, 2018

What does it take to become a leader—and to ascend to the helm of two major international companies? To hear Sally Beauty Holdings president and CEO Chris Brickman ’86 tell it, "Leadership is a journey.

September 6, 2018

South of Fletcher: Stories from the Bowtie, a photo exhibition about a complicated site on the Los Angeles River, will be on display at Occidental College’s Weingart Gallery September 13 – November 4. The show is part of a larger multi-platform storytelling project by Fonografia Collective, produced by Clockshop.

September 4, 2018

Occidental biology professor Dan Pondella has received a $346,916 grant from the National Science Foundation to digitize the College’s unique fish and marine invertebrates collection and give researchers worldwide access to it.

September 4, 2018

Nearly one year after its season was cut short due to a depleted roster, Occidental's football team scrapped its way to a 20-0 season-opening win over CETYS University in Mexicali, Mexico, on September 1. 

August 28, 2018

Four Occidental College professors were honored for exceptional teaching, scholarship and service August 28 as the Class of 2022 was formally welcomed to the Oxy community at the College’s 124th annual Convocation ceremony.

August 24, 2018

For the sixth consecutive year, Occidental College students have received IME Becas grants, sponsored by the Institute for Mexicans Abroad (IME) and the Consulate General of Mexico in Los Angeles. 

August 24, 2018
Thursday, August 23, was move-in day for the Class of 2022.
August 22, 2018

Occidental alumna Arianna Sue ’18 has been named a Coro Fellow for 2018-19. She will complete her fellowship term in San Francisco. 

August 13, 2018

Occidental art and art history professor Mary Beth Heffernan has been invited to speak at London’s Royal College of Nursing’s Library & Archives on August 16 on "The Art of Caring: Beyond the Ebola Crisis."