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Music is part of Oberlin’s DNA. That may explain why we’re the only major music school in America that focuses on undergraduate education. Whether or not you choose to study music formally, you’ll have opportunities to experience it, compose it, play it, and perform it.

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After Oberlin Kate Frost ’15 Tackles Medical Goals

July 17, 2017

Kate Frost ’15 majored in biology and neuroscience and minored in chemistry. The Oberlin alum knew early on that she was on a science track. Today she’s completing her first year of medical school at Venderbilt University.

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22
Jul

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival: Barefoot in the Park

2:00 pm
Hall Auditorium

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival (OSTF) will present Barefoot in the Park , a romantic comedy by award-winning playwright Neil Simon. Set in a quirky fifth-floor walk-up apartment in Manhattan in the...

22
Jul

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival: The Miracle Worker

7:00 pm
Hall Auditorium

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival (OSTF) will present The Miracle Worker based on Helen Keller's autobiography, the Story of My Life , which became a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama by William Gibson...

23
Jul

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival: The Winter’s Tale

2:00 pm
Hall Auditorium

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival (OSTF) will present The Winter’s Tale , William Shakespeare’s timeless romance of obsession and redemption. The play begins as an intense drama, following...

25
Jul

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival: The Winter’s Tale

7:00 pm
Hall Auditorium

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival (OSTF) will present The Winter’s Tale , William Shakespeare’s timeless romance of obsession and redemption. The play begins as an intense drama, following...

26
Jul

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival: The Miracle Worker

2:00 pm
Hall Auditorium

Oberlin Summer Theater Festival (OSTF) will present The Miracle Worker based on Helen Keller's autobiography, the Story of My Life , which became a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama by William Gibson...

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