ResEd changes roommate questionnaire to address gender, sexuality

Lily Goldfarb

April 21, 2015

Filed under News, On campus

Residential Education (ResEd) recently added a question to the Roommate Questionnaire, sent to next year's incoming first-years, in order to accommodate roommate preferences related to gender and sexual identity.The... Read more »

Active Minds addresses mental health through student perspectives

Gregory Feiner

April 21, 2015

Filed under News, On campus

The Occidental chapter of Active Minds hosted "Oxy From the Inside" Thursday in a packed Choi Auditorium, where 10 students shared their experiences with mental health in an effort to destigmatize the issue. Active Minds... Read more »

World News – Week of April 22

Ximena Santiago

April 21, 2015

Filed under News

Belgium. Three zebras escaped a local ranch in Brussels Friday. The zebras on the loose roamed the streets of the capital, followed by police in an attempt to capture them. A friend of the owner explained that the zebras... Read more »

ASOC Senate impeaches student body president, VPs of finance and external affairs resign

Emily Shugerman

April 14, 2015

Filed under News, On campus

Update: This article was revised April 16 at 2:17am to include the ASOC Senate statement emailed to the Occidental Community that morning.The Associated Students of Occidental College (ASOC) Senate impeached President... Read more »

Violent crime rate increases in Northeast Los Angeles

Flora Adamian

April 14, 2015

Filed under Local, News, Off campus, On campus

A string of local robberies, thefts and assaults in the past few months have left some students at Occidental concerned about their safety. According to the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), while... Read more »