members of the Oberlin community took part in a demonstration outside
the Cox building Thursday afternoon to protest the College’s decision
to eliminate 11 staff positions. Displaying signs and chanting “stop
the layoffs,” the demonstrators expressed anger with the Administration’s
decision, announced last week, to ease the College’s financial burdens
with staff cuts.
around 7 p.m. on Wednesday, a hulking purple tour bus slowly crept its
way into an impossibly tight parking space behind Wilder Hall. That bus,
along with another one, housed the members of the 2002 lineup of the Cali
Comm Tour, an underground hip-hop juggernaut with all the energy of a
hurricane that Oberlin would be rocked by, shocked by and loved by. And
as a night marked by unrelenting energy, creativity and largely positive
messages progressed, little by little, and then finally a lot by a lot,
in the true spirit of hip-hop, Oberlin gave that love back.
the men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the
NCAC Championship Meet, where the men finished sixth and the women finished
To the Editors:
financial times, it is especially important to create informed opinions
based on an accurate set of numbers. With that in mind, I must set the
record straight on the amount of spent for the campus-wide Holiday Reception
hosted by our President.
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