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Oberlin in Days Past, Pt. 2
November 29, 2022
Getting to learn more about Oberlin and Shansi in the early 1900s through the Mary Church Terrell Main Library’s Special Collections.
Oberlin in Days Past
October 20, 2022
Looking through an Oberlin yearbook from 1945!
Why I’m Proud To Be An Obie
April 14, 2021
It’s no secret that the alumni who work in admissions love Oberlin. And there’s lots to love!
The Shinn Room: The Most Infamous Bathroom at Oberlin
March 22, 2021
The search for the greatest bathroom at Oberlin led me to the story of a smooth-talking criminal, tens of thousands of dollars of stolen books, and librarians who wouldn't rest until justice was served.
In Praise of One Person
January 19, 2018
One person can mean a world of change.
Legacy, Heritage and Love
February 20, 2015
What is the heart of cultural celebrations? Here's some insight on Black History Month.
The Oberlin History Project
March 7, 2014
A beautiful and collective response to March 4, 2013.
Moving Forward : On Identity, Privilege and Constructive Dialogue
March 5, 2013
Obies are continuing to have conversations about progress. But in order for these conversations to be productive we must all commit to open-mindedness. It will be difficult, but ultimately necessary.
All The Educated Ladies, Put Your Hands Up
March 2, 2013
Why the story of these ladies has not been the subject of an Oscar-winning biopic I have no idea, because I'd definitely sponsor it.
The World, Magnified
February 15, 2013
This is a place with an aura of calm, a history of progress. But Oberlin is a part of the rest of the world, which means that the world's problems are ours, too.
October 5, 2012
This year's alumni council weekend was kicked up about 10 notches, because it was the kickoff of Oberlin Illuminate, our seven-year comprehensive campaign to focus on the future of Oberlin.
Herb Derwig's Ivy
May 22, 2012
"An honorable and a friendly memory"
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