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

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 in the sun

A Summer of Movement: The American Dance Festival

August 8, 2017

Teague Harvey

After only just discovering dance, I dived right in this summer and attended ADF, one of the largest summer dance intensives in the country. What resulted was one of the most empowering, exhausting and transformative experiences of my life.
Teague

Studying Here, Studying Away

November 4, 2016

Tom Cline

With a busy class schedule, study away paperwork, and some new jobs, I've managed to keep myself very busy this semester! As I get ready for my study away program next semester, I try to recap my study away application experiences.

Declaring a Major in Comparative American Studies

October 22, 2016

Kira Findling

Whenever I tell someone outside of Oberlin that I'm a Comparative American Studies major, they have no idea what it is. I like to describe it as the study of how one's experience in the United States differs based on the many facets of their identity.
Kira smiling

Pages

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