Campus News

Arabic Language Day Celebration

March 22, 2016
Communications Staff
People at a small gathering
Photo credit: Yvette Chen ’16

Visiting Instructor of Arabic Mahmoud Meslat smiles amongst attendees of Arabic Language Day. The March 15 celebration featured Middle Eastern food, music, and activities as well as discussion of the Arabic language.

You may also like…

Griffin Nosanchuk.

Teaching in the New Normal: Translation Symposium

April 26, 2020
These days, the classroom has taken on new meaning for both faculty and students at Oberlin. In this edition of Teaching in the New Normal, Professor Kirk Ormand describes how this year’s Translation Symposium looked different than in years past.
A view of the Commencement speakers on stage under an 'Oberlin' banner. The audience in the foreground is a sea of graduation caps.

Go Forth

May 23, 2017
Seven hundred graduates took part in commencement exercises during a sunny morning on Monday, May 22. Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation, was the speaker for the college’s...
A group of people with shovels and a wheelbarrow plant a sapling.

Cherry Trees Return to Asia House

May 17, 2017
On a sunny afternoon, student volunteers from Asia House worked with Grounds Services to plant two Kwanzan cherry trees inside the Asia House courtyard. While the yard once boasted cherry trees,...