Is Yik Yak replacing Facebook’s Oxy Confessions?

Jeremy Childs

October 21, 2014

Filed under Opinions

The latest app to take the Occidental student body by storm has everybody yakkin'; Yik Yak, an anonymous online message board that showcases user-submitted posts in a real-time live stream, has taken campus by storm. The app... Read more »

ISIS Uses Impressive Media Display to Evoke Fear

Rourke Healey

October 21, 2014

Filed under Opinions

Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has dominated the news for months now. With the assistance of Western media distribution, ISIS has masterfully used graphic videos and pointed propaganda to encourage Western hysteria.On... Read more »

Investments conflict with college’s sustainability efforts

October 21, 2014

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

With a disastrous drought and constant debate over food justice, energy use and waste disposal, Occidental is abuzz with efforts toward sustainability. Thankfully, the administration and board of trustees have been making strides... Read more »

Where is the sexual assault report we were promised?

October 7, 2014

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

On April 16, 2013, President Jonathan Veitch announced in an open letter to the college that Occidental planned to employ private lawyers Gina Smith and Leslie Gomez to compile a thorough review of Occidental’s sexual... Read more »

Co-ed frats are not the answer to inequality

Wellesley Daniels

October 7, 2014

Filed under Opinions

On Sept. 22, Wesleyan University announced it would require all residential Greek organizations to become coeducational by 2017. The administration posited this as an effort to promote inclusiveness, equality and safety, with... Read more »

Emma Watson Using Celebrity to Incite Real Change

Nina Greenebaum

October 7, 2014

Filed under Opinions

Never have I heard so many conversations on Occidental's campus surrounding feminism and gender equality—especially among men—than I have in the past week. The power of British actress Emma Watson’s ... Read more »

A legend says farewell

Joe Siegal

October 7, 2014

Filed under Off campus, Soccer, Sports, Sports Column

On Friday, Landon Donovan will suit up for the United States men's national soccer team for the 157th and final time in a friendly with Ecuador. Retiring at just 32 years old, and as arguably the best American... Read more »