Oberlin Blogs

The Oberlin blogs are produced by a team of current students, faculty, and staff who offer a variety of unfiltered perspectives about the Oberlin experience. We encourage you to interact with us as we explore Oberlin and document our adventures.

Most recent posts

Filtered by

Clear filters

Time to Relax

January 22, 2015

Ben Reid

A particularly rejuvenating break before my semester in Europe.

Never Trust a Train

November 2, 2014

Lior Krancer

In which I regale you with the legend of my wait for the elusive Amtrak train at Elyria's train station, and discuss Fall Break and midterms briefly.
head shot

New Faces!

October 15, 2014

Ma'ayan Plaut

To blatantly parrot a lovely quote from former blogger Ida: "I want to squish them all!"

Learning How to Rest

July 25, 2014

Andrea Allen

I have a problem resting; I don't know how to do it, I don't believe it's necessary, and I think I can power through anything. I welcome with open arms any pieces of wisdom on how to address this.

Letters From The Past

June 17, 2014

Ma'ayan Plaut

A mini-reality check popped into my mailbox a few days ago. Past Ma'ayan is here to visit the current Ma'ayan with a present!


Oberlin Bloggers

Learn about the Oberlin experience from a group of students, faculty, and staff who have a variety of perspectives about what it's like to be a part of the Oberlin community.

Meet the Bloggers

Subscribe to Oberlin Blogs