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Oberlin Fool

April 1, 2011

Ma'ayan Plaut

In which entomology and creativity meet for a three-part manifesto on foolish things.

A Long, Bumpy Road: My Journey to Oberlin

March 13, 2011

Patrick Doherty

Several people have blogged about their journeys to Oberlin. I've decided to add myself to this ever-growing list. Partly because my journey was not what some of you might expect and partly because I've avoided telling this story in its entirety for far too long.

The Heart Collector

February 14, 2011

Christine Chang

"When did you come home?" she asked. "When I say home I mean back to Oberlin." And I thought, yes, it is in fact home.

Reimagining Utensils

January 21, 2011

Ma'ayan Plaut

In which I embrace my future as a possible spoon player in a bluegrass band (though it's still more likely that I will be a teacher).


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