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Obama: Mandela 'belongs to the ages'

...Myself."Mandela had already shaped Obama's political beliefs well before their first encounter. As a student at Occidental College in Los Angeles, Obama joined protests against the school's investments during South Africa's apartheid era...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-12-05/obama-mandela-belongs-ages
Tips offered for starting an office jogging program

...weekly emails and holding group activities is a big help," says Eric Sternlicht, assistant adjunct professor at Occidental College and president of Simply Fit Inc. ? Focus on health Beyond encouragement and check-ins, experts agree that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/barry-paschal/2013-05-15/tips-off
Question president's past

...more than we can confirm about Barack Obama's ? or is it Barry Soetoro's? Barry Soetoro was a student at Occidental College who went away for three years ? and to this day the media never bothered to research where ? only to return...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-05-25/question-presidents-past
Ty Cobb's great-grandson tries different sport

...orange ball to a small white one.The great-grandson of the Hall of Fame player chose basketball over baseball at Occidental College, a Division III school whose nickname would surely have the approval of The Georgia Peach - the Tigers.The 19-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-08/ty-cobbs-great-grandson-trie
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People in the News

...safety net for all of us." Queen Noor told about 3,500 people who attended the graduation commencement Sunday at Occidental College that education can help resolve some of the world's problems. "Use your education, foster connections, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/18/ent_415931.shtml
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Odds and Ends

...reconnecting with a sense of place," said Gottlieb, director of the Urban and Environmental Policy Institute at nearby Occidental College. Sprawling Southern California depends heavily on freeways, which are jammed with heavy traffic at rush hours...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/17/biz_378671.shtml
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Overtime

...1991. Dave Hodges and Dan Lyle lead the U.S. team. Hodges, the captain, is a former star linebacker from Occidental College in California. He will be playing for the team for the 50th time. Horse racing M B Sea captures Fayette Stakes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/26/oth_398531.shtml
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Making history

...after his mother's second marriage broke up, the return to Hawaii. After high school, Mr. Obama entered Occidental College in Los Angeles, where he started using his birth name, Barack, and took his first plunge into politics, speaking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/02/met_481911.shtml
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Like, whatever happened to the Valley Girl?

...mad." Nor can they avoid the double whammie of "like" and "all," as in "I'm all, like, really mad." Occidental College public policy professor Peter Dreir says the Valley Girl has been replaced by the superficial but sensitive Cher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/09/xtr_255678.shtml
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