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“¡El monstruo es azúl!” A Guest Blog Post from Sydney Garvis ’18
March 31, 2022
Sydney falls in love with teaching through SITES (Spanish in the Elementary Schools) and meets the child of a future colleague.
Ride & Walk With Me? ~ America Reads Tutor Adventure
November 21, 2021
Teaching in the community is one of my favorite things to do here at Oberlin.
Girls in Motion: An Exco I love dearly
March 26, 2021
Girls in Motion has always been centered around the promotion of women’s empowerment and body positivity, especially for young girls.
Favorite Oberlin memories: a conversation with graduating senior Asher Wulfman
May 24, 2020
On a community outreach project that brought musical instruction to the Grafton Correctional Institute.
Favorite Oberlin Memories Blog no. 3: Swan Lake children's concert
February 18, 2020
I wanted the challenge of coming up with a hook that would hopefully draw the hordes of children in Finney Chapel into the magic that is Swan Lake.
My Experience with Civic Engagement
January 7, 2020
Last semester, I tutored students in grades 6-8.
Favorite Classes I Have Taken at Oberlin
December 9, 2019
While I have taken many interesting classes so far, I know it is only a taste of what Oberlin has to offer me.
Losing and Finding Myself in the Big Apple
December 11, 2018
It took me three years to brave leaving home for winter term. Interning in NYC was a wild ride - read on for a Frank Ocean cameo, an introduction to harm reduction, and lots and lots of FEELINGS.
Becoming an Entrepreneur
May 26, 2018
This is the story of how months of event planning, entrepreneurship education, and trial and error shaped me into a stronger, bolder self.
Taking the Plunge
May 11, 2018
After yesterday’s meeting, I reflected about how much I have changed in the past year; how unafraid I have become.
Winter Term Part 1
January 15, 2017
Swim, sort frozen meat, repeat.
Reaching High & Reaching Back
April 27, 2015
What do Oberlin, FLOTUS, and Martin Luther King, Jr have in common?
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