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November 28, 2017

Occidental Assistant Professor of Music Adam Schoenberg’s work has been nominated for two 2018 Grammy awards.

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November 21, 2017

A much-anticipated proposal for a Black Studies curriculum at Occidental has been submitted for a formal review process expected to lead to faculty approval of a Black studies major as early as spring 2018.

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November 21, 2017

Occidental College has been named the first liberal arts college affiliate of The GRAMMY Museum, joining a select group of universities and professional schools in the United States and Europe.

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November 17, 2017

Giving up personal user data online does not greatly improve the quality of internet search results, a recent study co-authored by Occidental associate professor of economics Lesley Chiou has found. 

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November 8, 2017

The Occidental Weekly once again has been awarded one of the country’s top awards for college journalism in the Associated Collegiate Press’ annual competition.

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October 26, 2017

Occidental College has been awarded a $1.38-million grant from the National Science Foundation to stimulate undergraduate research in mathematics and statistics on campuses across the country. The award started September 1.

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October 23, 2017

Wanlass Artist in Residence Kenyatta A. C. Hinkle will present a workshop, Navigating Ain’tness: Exploring the Kentifrica Archive on Wednesday, October 25 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Johnson Student Center Bengal Room. A reception will follow. 

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October 19, 2017

Law school student Katherine Carey ’13 has been named one of the Human Trafficking Institute’s first Douglass Fellows, a program focused on developing future leaders in the anti-human trafficking movement and providing resources to those currently combatting the problem around the globe.

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October 19, 2017

Giselle Kaneda ’19 of Cupertino represented the United States at the Pan-American karate championship in Argentina in August. It was one more step in her journey toward qualifying for the Olympic Games in 2020. 

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October 17, 2017

After lengthy and thoughtful deliberations, Occidental College has decided to cancel the rest of its 2017 football season -- a total of four Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference games.

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