News

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.

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

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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." 

2018 InternLA student participants
August 10, 2018

Each summer, 30-40 Oxy students actively develop their professional skills by participating in InternLA, one of Occidental’s signature internship programs.

Professor Thalia Gonzales
August 7, 2018

A new grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to researchers at Occidental College and Georgetown University Law Center will fund a pioneering study of the social and emotional health benefits of school-based restorative justice programs for high school girls.

August 2, 2018

More than 130 Occidental students skipped the family road trips to spend 10 weeks this summer counting starfish and examining bacteria inside beetles as part of the College’s undergraduate research program. 

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August 1, 2018

An Occidental College history professor’s 2017 book exploring the little-known story of Africans who found themselves in the United States after being seized from illegal slave ships has been named a finalist for one of the most prestigious awards for the study of the African American experience.

History Professors
June 27, 2018

Occidental College is hosting almost three dozen public school teachers from across California this week for an intensive one-week Gilder-Lehrman Institute of American History workshop titled "The History of American Immigration Through a California Lens." 

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June 27, 2018

The critically acclaimed Occidental Children's Theater will celebrate its ​23rd year with an original story, Doctor Scooby-Doolittle, plus three adventurous adaptations of traditional folktales, for a seven-week outdoor run in the Remsen Bird Hillside Theater on the Occidental campus.

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June 21, 2018

Jennifer Tróchez MacLean ’91 has been named one of Los Angeles Unified School District’s 2017-18 Teachers of the Year, recognized for her strong commitment to her students, school and community.

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