Senate, Honor Board discuss next steps for DEBI

Emily Shugerman

March 27, 2015

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Eight Honor Board members, seven ASOC senators and approximately 50 students packed the Studenmund Room March 25 to discuss the Diversity and Equity Board Initiative (DEBI), which Honor Board has voted down twice in the last... Read more »

Senate approves VP of Sustainability, awaits student body vote

Daniel Terner

March 24, 2015

Filed under News, On campus

Associated Students of Occidental College (ASOC) Senate approved a constitutional amendment March 16 to establish a vice president of sustainability position, passing the measure by a 9-0 vote with one abstention. ... Read more »

Facilities plans Norris Chemistry renovations

Melina Devoney

March 24, 2015

Filed under News, On campus

The Occidental Facilities Management Department will implement plumbing, ventilation and other structural renovations to the Norris Chemistry laboratories as early as this spring, according to Chemistry Professor Michael Hill.... Read more »

What in the World – Week of March 25

Ximena Santiago

March 24, 2015

Filed under National, News

United States. Four California residents filed lawsuits Thursday against wine brands Franzia, Mogen David and Almaden at the Los Angeles Superior Court. Although U.S. law does not require wine companies to monitor the... Read more »

What in the World – Week of March 18

Ximena Santiago

March 17, 2015

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India. A bride walked out before her wedding ceremony Friday after her fiancé was unable to correctly answer a basic math problem. She asked her husband-to-be what 15 plus six is, and he responded with an answer... Read more »

Faculty host teach-in, discussion to address NTT inequities

Henry Dickmeyer

March 3, 2015

Filed under Academic, Events, News, On campus

Students and faculty gathered in Mosher 1 Wednesday for a screening of the film "Con Job: Stories of Adjunct & Contingent Labor" and a subsequent panel discussion on the inequities faced by adjunct faculty at Occidental.... Read more »