College Faculty Council Appoints Acting Dean
Professor of Mathematics Jeff Witmer has been appointed acting dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, the College Faculty Council announced in an e-mail to the College community this Wednesday.
MENA Studies are Stalled
Three years into America’s war in Iraq and a year after College President Nancy Dye expressed that “we have to do something quite serious” about Middle Eastern studies, Oberlin College is not offering any social sciences courses focusing on the Middle East this year.
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Yeowomen Unbeaten in Five
The Oberlin College women’s soccer team had another solid week as they prepare for league play.
Down a Player, Field Hockey Still Prevails
The Oberlin women’s field hockey team finished their game triumphant Wednesday in a 2-1 victory over Kenyon College.
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In the Locker Room: Manzie Williams
From the ’Sco to the Tracks: An Obie Rally Racer
Matt Iorio, OC ’03, a former psychology major, is currently ranked as the number one rally racer in North America and number two in the American Rally Championship.
On Saturdays, Kendal Calls for Peace
Ritter References Folk Roots
Wednesday night, Josh Ritter OC ’99 came back to grace Finney Chapel with his folky presence.
Obies, Kenyans Join Musical Forces
When Alex Minoff and Ian Eagleson, both OC ’96, were students at Oberlin, their band Golden dealt with the usual difficulties of a rock band...
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Writers Share Their Craft
Late Night Bands Make the People Hop
Obie Musical Dreams
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Editorial: Vote Now in Senate Election
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