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Instead of whiling away the summer at the beach, Occidental College students are among the undergraduates researching the Costa Rican rain forest through a grant from the National Science Foundation.
The critically acclaimed Occidental Children’s Theater will present "1,001 Arabian Nights of the Living Dead," an original story, plus three adaptations of traditional folktales in its 14th season in the Remsen Bird Hillside Theater on the Occidental campus July 9 through Aug. 22.
Research scientist Jason Graetz '98 has received the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers -- the highest honor given by the U.S. government to professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers.
Earlier this week, Lisa Jack '81 was worried that no one would come to the opening of her show of never-before-seen photographs of President Barack Obama as an Occidental College freshman.
Drawing on her own remarkable career for examples, filmmaker and philanthropist Sherry Lansing offered a series of life lessons to Occidental College's Class of 2009 today in a commencement speech that received a standing ovation from a capacity crowd in Remsen Bird Hillside Theater.
Jack Kemp '57 H'90, the Occidental College quarterback and AFL football star whose pioneering support of supply-side economic theory played a key role in the modern conservative revival, died Saturday, May 2 at his home in Bethesda, Md. He was 73.
Andy Lipkis, founder and president of TreePeople and a national leader in the environmental movement, spoke on the Occidental College campus on Tuesday, April 21 as the inaugural Antoinette and Vincent Dungan Lecturer on Energy and the Environment.
Assistant professor of chemistry Andrew K. Udit has been awarded a two-year, $50,000 American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund Undergraduate New Investigator grant.
The Occidental College Theater Department will stage "Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical," the classic ’60s counter-culture musical, beginning Thursday, April 17.