Occidental College

USC's Department of Public Safety officer secure the crime scene after four people were shot including one in critical condition during a Halloween party at the Tutor Campus Center on November 1, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The university issued an alert to students and staff that the police were investigating an incident and requested the campus be shut down while encouraging others to stay away from the area to further notice. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Report: Pair Of Calif. Colleges Failed To Report 37 Sexual Assaults, Other Crimes

A bill that would require colleges to report sexual assaults, hate crimes and other violent campus crimes to local law enforcement was unanimously passed Tuesday by a legislative committee.


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Why Sociology Remains An Ideal Course Of Study In LA

UCLA Extension’s Dr. Terri Anderson says sociology students in Los Angeles don’t need to become sociologists to benefit from their degrees.


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Occidental College’s Online Sexual Assault Form Spammed With Bogus Reports

In the wake of an investigation into how Occidental College handles sexual misconduct claims, officials say an anonymous online sex assault form was spammed with bogus reports.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2013

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Report: Occidental Again Underreports Sex Assaults

Occidental College, which previously said it failed to report two dozen sexual assault allegations to federal officials, didn’t disclose an additional 27 sex assault reports last year, according to documents, interviews and a review of two confidential federal complaints against the school by a newspaper.


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UCLA Professors Remember How Mandela Moved Campuses To Join Fight Against Apartheid

In 1986, UCLA students, moved by the late South African leader’s fight for racial equality, protested the university’s investments and companies with business ties to the country.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/05/2013

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Report: USC, Occidental Underreported Sex Assaults

Officials at University of Southern California and Occidental College say they have underreported the number of campus sexual assaults in recent years.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2013

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Occidental College Reaches Settlement With Students Over Sexual Assault Claims

The plaintiffs’ attorney, Gloria Allred, confirmed a finincal settlement was made but said she could not elaborate on details of the agreement due to the nature of the case.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2013

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Federal Investigation Underway Into Rape Allegations At LA’s Occidental College

A federal investigation was underway Friday into allegations of rape at Occidental College in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/10/2013

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Complaint Alleges ‘Deliberate Indifference’ To Rape Claims At Occidental

Six women who were allegedly sexually assaulted while students at Occidental College filed a complaint against the school Thursday.


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Best Summer Day Camps In LA For Teens

Located near the entertainment capital of the world, Los Angeles summer camps offer a diverse set of programs geared to put every teen’s best interest at heart.

CBS Los Angeles–03/29/2013

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Students, Professors Outraged They Weren’t Told Of Rape At Occidental College

Students and professors at Occidental College in Eagle Rock are outraged they weren’t informed about a rape on campus over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2013

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Police Investigating Rape Near Occidental College

Police are investigating a rape near Occidental College located in the Eagle Rock neighborhood of Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2013

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Best Summertime Theater Activities For Kids In Los Angeles

Tell-tale signs your child has been born with the acting bug: playing pretend with friends, mimicking scenes in the mirror, parroting accents. Theater camps not only enrich kids’ acting abilities, but they can also be a confidence-building source of laughter and friendship during summer break. Develop your child’s natural talent for putting on a show with the best theater activities for kids in Los Angeles.


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Occidental College Officials ‘Promise Action’ After Dangerous Drinking Incident

The latest drinking incident among students at Occidental College has administrators promising action. Authorities said as many as eight people attending a party at the school were transported to area hospitals Sunday to be checked out.


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Several Hospitalized Following Dance At Occidental College

Authorities Sunday said as many as eight people attending a party at Occidental College were transported to area hospitals where they were being checked out.