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Mr. Hedgehog Saw Barack Obama!

January 19, 2010

Ma'ayan Plaut

What did Obama do? He brought people together, not just the diverse group at the Stocker Center this afternoon, but two very alike people who had never talked before as well.

Action and Talking

January 15, 2010

Sam Jewler

What's the right way to protest when the stakes are highest? From Vietnam to climate change, Obies are constantly testing the boundaries of this question.

Guys and Dolls

January 12, 2010

Eli Goldberg

Roman roof tile, Radio Free Association!, the Ladies' Home Journal, and more affairs of Winter Term living

Uniquely Oberlin

January 11, 2010

Marsha Lynn Bragg

For 2010, resolve to learn more about Oberlin, try things that are uniquely Oberlin, experience things that you can only do in Oberlin.

Give 'em a Hand-uary

January 10, 2010

Joe Dawson

(I know I've mentioned my difficulty with titles before.) Who knows that this won't be incredibly valuable later in life? Or that it won't be, and I'll just be thankful I did it anyway? Or that I'll regret it and it will serve as motivation for me to get going and choose a major, since time for me to do so is rapidly running out?

A Soup-a-Day Keeps the Winter at Bay

January 9, 2010

Ma'ayan Plaut

I am taking this month of no assigned obligation to get lots and lots of work done on my senior cinema project, which is making a stop motion animation of a variety of soup recipes.


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