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Stress Hike

November 13, 2017

Ruth Bieber-Stanley

If you’ve read my bio, you’ll know that I promised my readers a healthy dose of angst regarding declaring a major and deciding what to do with my life.
Ruth Bieber-Stanley.

So You Want to Go into Public Radio

July 18, 2017

Samantha Smylie

I love podcasts and public radio. Since my second year at Oberlin, I've been trying to figure out how to make podcasts and get a job in the field. Here are some resources that I've found and some tips that I would like to share about radio at Oberlin.

35 Notes on Burnout & Healing

January 17, 2016

Alexandria Cunningham

When it comes to being a college student and experiencing exhaustion, there is a lot of similarity across experience but general silence around what to (proactively) do about it. So let's talk!

Sometimes College Isn't Great

December 1, 2015

Emma Davey

Talking about my icky feelings in a pretty personal blog post may not make for a fun read, but I hope I can shed some light on the realities of being a student here.
Emma, looking pensive.

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