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November 7, 2012

Ma'ayan Plaut

Or, what #SoMeXco is all about and how our project is going to legit rock the world this weekend.

The Harry Potter ExCo: A Preview

November 8, 2011

Alanna Bennett

November means many things for Oberlin: the typical college leaf piles, a strange flip-flopping in the weather from early-fall-crispness into Winter Is Coming ominousness. It also means that ExCo applications are due.

Teaching

October 22, 2011

Joe Dawson

One needs laser sights attached to their clown wigs. Am I trying to do too much?

Snow busy-ness

February 26, 2011

Joe Dawson

Things got a little hairier at this point, if I remember right, and I found new uses for my simple tools. The flat head screwdriver could be easily used as a pry bar, I found, pulling up pieces of the tape player whose screws wouldn't yield to my five year-old hands.

New Vistas and Tough Choices

February 22, 2011

Tess Yanisch

Oberlin is an active, interesting place. For students, it is a great boon and a great tragedy: among all the wonderful opportunities we have, we must confront and accept the fact that we will never be able to explore them all.

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