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Emma grabs onto a tree branch and smiles
January 8, 2019
For me, winter break clocked in at about 13 days, serving to be the longest time I’ve spent away from Oberlin since moving in.
Kira smiling
October 29, 2018
Can you believe I’m a senior? I’m having a blast! This semester has been a wonderful swirl of good choices and lucky breaks so far, and I can’t wait to see what happens next.
October 15, 2018
One of my favorite things about Oberlin is that I’m constantly surrounded by some of the most talented young individuals in the country.
Kira smiling
August 24, 2018
Orientation is just a blip in your college experience, so enjoy it and let it be what it is! Here are a few tips to remember throughout the week.