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December 13, 2021

From the exhilaration of commencement to a shout-out from Jeopardy!, here are some of our favorite Instagram moments from 2021.

December 13, 2021

Highlighting the exceptional scholarship, achievement and service taking place throughout the year at Oxy, here are our six most-viewed news stories.

(l to r) Profs. Kristi Upson-Saia, Sharla Fett and Amy Lyford
December 8, 2021

Three Occidental College professors have been appointed to some of the oldest, most prestigious named professorships at the College.

Students gathered on the Quad for a Diwali celebration event
November 12, 2021

Diwali dinner, hosted by the South Asian Student Association, brings the community together with Indian food, dance, art and stories of what the celebration means to students.

(l to r) Profs. Arthur Saint-Aubin, Mary Beth Heffernan, Diana Ngo, Ross Lerner, Anne Yu, Mary Christianakis
November 3, 2021

Six Occidental College professors were honored for exceptional teaching, scholarship and service at a November 2 campus reception hosted by Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College Wendy Sternberg.

Student actors on stage performing "Everybody"
November 2, 2021

After a year and a half of disruption by COVID-19, the theater department is mounting live productions of Everybody and Seize the King.

Renee Ye '24
October 29, 2021

Oxy’s adapted in-person experience has allowed international student Renee Ye ’24 to find her voice in class and a community in her home away from home.

Front stairs to AGC building on campus
October 27, 2021

One week after fall break, infection rates at Oxy were lower than Los Angeles County levels.

solar panels on the Oxy campus
October 4, 2021

Occidental faculty and students have worked on a project to help offset water usage through drip irrigation—a system of watering plants that slowly releases stored water running from pipes

A still from senior Naomi Miyamoto's film
September 27, 2021

“Well, It Wasn’t Supposed to be This Way,” a short film by Naomi Miyamoto ’21, earned a finalist position in the KCET Fine Cut Festival of Films among students from powerhouse film programs like USC and UCLA.