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International Student Finds Support and Connection After a Year of Isolation
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.
From The Occidental: Oxy’s COVID-19 rates remain consistent after fall break
One week after fall break, infection rates at Oxy were lower than Los Angeles County levels.
From The Occidental: Rainwater collection project promotes a sustainable future
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...
Media Arts & Culture Alumna’s Short Film Earns Place in KCET Film Festival
“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...
Oxy Sociology Professor Dolores Trevizo to Deliver Sterling Lecture Sept. 30
Occidental College Sociology Professor Dolores Trevizo ’88 (right) will present Occidental’s annual Sterling Lecture on September 30, a presentation delayed for 18 months by the...
From The Occidental: Oxy’s men’s water polo team triumphs in first competition at De Mandel Aquatics Center
The Occidental College men’s water polo team outscored Mt. San Antonio College 15-6 in their inaugural game at the De Mandel Aquatics Center Sept. 15.
Occidental Announces Five-Year $950,000 Mellon Grant to Fund Faculty Diversification
Occidental College’s ongoing effort to diversify its faculty has received a major boost from a five-year, $950,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation that will fund a total...
OXY ARTS Announces Encoding Futures, a Two-Part Exhibition at Occidental and Citywide
OXY ARTS, Occidental College's public art space rooted in social justice and community organizing, is pleased to announce Encoding Futures, a two-part exhibition and public program...
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