Alumni of Occidental in Education (ALOED)

Executive Board

Kim Weber Hall '96 M'01

Vice President 

Debbie Wagner '77


Denise Pogroszewski '01

Susie Smith '68

Past President
Jill Asbjornsen '76
Nancy Kuechle ‘75

Chief Commissar,
Current Events

Dave Alpert '71

College Support

Office of Alumni and Parent Engagement

General Contact

ALOED seeks to provide a supportive networking community for Occidental students and alumni who have an interest in the education field.  We serve to provide networking opportunities, online resources for communication, exposure to distinguished education speakers, forums for discussion of current books and topics in education.

ALOED Newsletter


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ALOED Discussion Network
“Ed News” keeps us informed of current education news in a semi-weekly email. The discussion is dynamic, so you must be willing to have your email made public.  We strongly encourage you to try it! You can opt out at any time. To sign up, email:

Upcoming ALOED Events 
Click here to find and register for upcoming ALOED events on the Alumni Events Website. 

Past ALOED Events 
On Wednesday, November 11, 2015, ALOED and Oxy's education department hosted a screening and lively panel discussion of Education, Inc. Approximately 60 people attended, including Oxy students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of other higher education communities. 

Get up to the minute ALOED news and take part in the ALOED book club discussion!