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I ran away and joined the circus

November 23, 2008

Ma'ayan Plaut

It's been over a week since the final performance of the Johnson Family Circus. I'm in an extraordinary position to continue reliving the show for days, weeks, even months after.

Last Year

November 21, 2008

Joe Dawson

They have a velvet Last Supper hanging above the stairs leading to the exit. I'm serious.

Like a College Visit with Less Clothing

November 18, 2008

Daniel Tam-Claiborne

Over this past weekend, I decided to make a trip out to Tufts University in Medford, MA to see a group of friends perform in a Burlesque Troupe that they helped to found on campus. Little did I know that I would get the added bonus of recreating the lore of my junior year college trips.

A Walk in the Woods

November 17, 2008

Ma'ayan Plaut

One of the best things about pleasant weather in Oberlin is that, due to its non-existence for the majority of months while we're on campus, students and teachers alike take full advantage of warm, sunny days.

Music here, music there

November 17, 2008

Chris Gollmar

My second semester abroad is finally winding down, so I decided to look back and share a couple anecdotes that highlight differences in music and music education in the U.S. and Argentina.

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