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Vitamins, The Civil Wars, and Love: My Roomie and Me
November 7, 2012
Becca and I are obsessed with eating children's vitamins, listening to good folk music like The Civil Wars, and being the best of friends. Read on to learn about my experience living at Oberlin and living with another.
So, you live together?
August 22, 2012
Broaching that scary subject of co-ed living. Fact: it was the greatest thing to ever happen to me.
A Brief Introduction to Old B
August 15, 2012
Thoughts on being part of the smallest of Oberlin's housing co-ops; written and illustrated by Nora, a veteran Old B member.
Cardboard Box Season
August 5, 2012
I've been thinking a lot about seasons lately. My own year is really just beginning, as my time in Connecticut draws to a close and I prepare to move back to Ohio. It begins with a twice-annual ritual: packing cardboard boxes.
On Being OSCAn
August 4, 2012
It is not easy. But also: "It is rare to be a part of something big that is so tied to human nature and so hinges on humans communicating with humans." - Ma'ayan Plaut
The Mechanics of OSCA
July 25, 2012
If you're wondering how co-ops run and what you will need to do once you are in them, this post is for you.
In My Room: The Positives and Negatives of My First-Year Experience
May 31, 2012
Spoiler alert: I started out without friends, ended up having a cool room, eventually made awesome friends, and witnessed some sustainability fails.
Chinwe's Adventures in Eco-land
March 11, 2012
Not quite down the rabbit hole, just over on East Lorain Street.
January 23, 2012
Sci-Fi Hall decided to blow off some finals stress by dressing up as post-apocalyptic bikers, smearing fake blood on our faces, and raiding another theme hall. This happens from time to time.
The Battle of South Campus
November 13, 2011
If it comes to pass that neither of these plans is favorable, it shall be known that Sci-Fi Hall and Classics Hall are officially "in a fight." Terms of war will be drafted, and we will meet you on the battlefield.
A Few Thoughts on Safe Spaces
November 7, 2011
What's a safe space, you ask? Good question. I'm not sure either.
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