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Keep up to date on Oxy's latest news and events. For more information, contact the College's Office of Marketing and Communications at (323) 259-2677.

Oxy's glee club performing
January 2, 2019

Continuing a century-old tradition, the Occidental College Glee Club will bring its signature blend of classical and contemporary masterpieces to venues throughout Southern California on its annual winter tour in January 2019.

Students standing on Fiji Hill at sunset
December 17, 2018

Look back on the past year through the lens of Occidental College photographer Marc Campos.

December 14, 2018

Shanda Ness has been named the new Occidental College Athletic Director, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Rob Flot announced on Friday.

December 13, 2018

Continuing a two decade-old collaboration, Occidental College will again be the leading partner of the Los Angeles Unified School District in its Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Program (GEAR UP 4 LA) to increase the number of low-income students completing postsecondary education. 

November 30, 2018

Over the past half-century, Robert Winter and the late David Gebhard’s An Architectural Guidebook to Los Angeles has been called "groundbreaking," "iconic" and "immortal." Reyner Banham began his seminal 1971 book Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies by recording "his profound and fundamental debt" to Winter and Gebhard.

November 12, 2018

The Occidental women's soccer team's historic season came to an end in the first round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs Nov. 10. Chelsea Cole of Trinity (Texas) broke a 0-0 tie in the 52nd minute with the game's only goal at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas.

November 12, 2018

Over the past century, scores of Occidental College alumni, both men and women, have served their country with great distinction in all branches of the U.S. military. 

November 5, 2018

It will be the Tigers vs. the Tigers this Saturday as the Occidental women's soccer team takes on No. 16 Trinity (Texas) in Abilene, Texas in the first round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs.

Professor Lisa Sousa
October 26, 2018

History Professor Lisa Sousa’s groundbreaking social and cultural history of gender relations among indigenous people of New Spain has been recognized with top awards from the American Historical Association and the American Society for Ethnohistory.

David Plouffe poses with the first group of Obama Scholars
October 22, 2018

American politics may be "ugly, small and unimaginative," but the only way to change the country’s direction is to win elections, former Obama campaign manager and White House senior advisor David Plouffe told an Occidental College audience October 19.

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