The Eagle Rock woman Occidental College students love to hate: Her name is Mo Oxford. But many of the students have another name (among others) for the Alumni Drive resident: party pooper. Oxford has for years waged a campaign against the noisy parties and rowdy behavior of the Oxy students who live or party off-campus in the neighborhood surrounding the school, according to a story in the student newspaper, Occidental Weekly. Oxford concedes that she has taken photos of students and has been involved in lawsuits against neighboring property owners in her quest for peace and quiet in her section of Eagle Rock.
While conditions have improved somewhat, she said what some students think of as a compromise does not work: