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Decisions, Decisions, Decisions

November 13, 2015

Tom Cline

Come for the albino squirrels and story of how I came to Oberlin, stay for the pug and goat photos at the end of this post! (Or just skip down to the pug photos!)

Finding Oberlin

October 25, 2015

Kira Findling

I was officially sold when the tour guide described Oberlin as a place where being weird is celebrated and loved.
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Coming Home: A Reflection on International Travel

September 16, 2015

Tanya Aydelott

So if studying in the US is just one of many options for international students, and the liberal arts is a subset of those options, and Oberlin is an even smaller choice within those already narrow decision frameworks... Well, why do I do what I do?

Interview Bingo!

September 11, 2015

Tanya Aydelott

It's interview season! Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you walk into your college interview.


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