The critically acclaimed musical “Fun Home,” adapted from the graphic memoir of the same title by Alison Bechdel ’81, was named best musical by the New York Drama Critics’ Circle. “Fun Home” also won the Lucille Lortel Award for outstanding Off Broadway m
May 7, 2014
At the 2014 National Magazine Awards, New York magazine, with Editor in Chief Adam Moss ’79, took top honors for General Interest, Design, and Website, while New Yorker columnist Emily Nussbaum ’88 won for Columns and Commentary.
May 5, 2014
Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that Oberlin is among 14 Ohio institutions rated as environmentally responsible “green colleges” by the Princeton Review.
April 21, 2014
April 17, 2014
The 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry was awarded to 3 Sections, by Vijay Seshadri ’74, who discussed the award with NPR.
April 15, 2014
Kendal at Oberlin residents Arelene and Larry Dunn talk with the NY Times about the many advantages of retiring to a college community.
April 7, 2014
The Op-ed “College Is Still for Creating Citizens,” co-authored by President Marvin Krislov and Professor Steven S. Volk, addresses the ongoing debate about the value of higher education.
April 7, 2014
Helen Brown of The Telegraph (UK) talks with Tracy Chevalier ’84 about her latest book, “The Last Runaway.”
March 31, 2014
Bomb magazine interviews Assistant Professor Julia Christensen about her ongoing body of work called Project Project, which examines our cultural relationship with electronic trash.
March 28, 2014
Developers Josh Rosen’00, Ben Ezinga ’00, and Naomi Sabel ’01 have plans to transform the old Cleveland Fairmont Creamery building into apartments, shops, and offices.
March 26, 2014