Letter To the Editor

November 18, 2014

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Dear Editor,This letter is in response to last week’s Weekly article, Oxy Sexual Assault Coalition’s (OSAC) Facebook post dated Oct. 28 and the Huffington Post article dated Oct. 29, all regarding the Pepper-Hamilton... Read more »

Faculty, staff create home away from home

November 18, 2014

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

With a top-notch education, year-round warm weather and a close-knit community, the students at Occidental will have a lot to be thankful for when Thanksgiving comes around next week. But easily forgotten in the stressful last... Read more »

Expensive AHVA comps lack appropriate funding

November 11, 2014

Filed under Editorial, Opinions

The Art History and Visual Arts (AHVA) department designed its senior comprehensives (comps) requirements to simulate professional environments for artists, art historians and filmmakers. Studio art majors host a senior art... Read more »

Occidental’s curriculum must keep up in the age of technology

Malcolm MacLeod

November 11, 2014

Filed under Opinions

In the 21st-century American job market, it is imperative that students preparing for the professional world be technologically savvy. Despite the arguments... Read more »

Mind the cap: students need more work hours

Henry Dickmeyer

November 11, 2014

Filed under On campus, Opinions

Today's students are overwhelmed by tuition hikes and debt obligations. According to Financial Aid Research at The Chronicle of Higher Education, the price of college tuition has ... Read more »

Media coverage distorts Muslim religion, ignites fear

Stephen Nemeth

November 11, 2014

Filed under Opinions

The beheading of journalists by ISIS and the ... Read more »