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.

November 16, 2009

Stephen F. Hinchliffe, Jr. '55, a past chairman of the Occidental College Board of Trustees, has returned to active status on the board after a 10-year absence.

November 13, 2009

At Occidental, there's no need to run to Starbucks anymore if you have a java jones.

November 11, 2009

Joseph Dingman '13 has been chosen to receive one of 10 inaugural Opportunity Scholarships of $1,000, which are renewable each year.

November 10, 2009

Kevin F. Adler '07 has been selected as a Rotary District Ambassadorial Scholar (formerly known as Cultural Ambassadorial Scholar).

November 9, 2009

Based on measures of academic quality and affordability, Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine has named Occidental College one of the country's 50 best values among liberal arts colleges for

November 5, 2009

Steve Lopez, award-winning Los Angeles Times columnist and author of The Soloist, spoke on the Occidental campus as part of the First Tuesday speakers series Nov. 3.

November 5, 2009

Occidental College wraps up its month-long Big Read program, "Robinson Jeffers and the Ecologies of Poetry," this Saturday, Nov. 7, with a community festival of poetry readings, nature walks, art exhibits, music and dance performances, among other activities.

October 28, 2009

Occidental College Professor of English and Comparative Literary Studies Gabrielle Foreman was presented with the Graham L. Sterling Memorial Award, the College's most prestigious faculty honor, at an Oct. 27 reception.

October 27, 2009

Dennis A. Collins has been appointed senior vice president for institutional advancement and external relations at Occidental College.

October 24, 2009

Occidental College President Jonathan Veitch laid out an ambitious agenda for his presidency and cited the careers of Jack Kemp '57 and Barack Obama '83 as the best evidence of the value of a liberal arts education in his inaugural address today before a crowd of several hundred in the Remsen Bird Hillside Theater.

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