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Q&A with Sarah Weeks

September 6, 2018
Communications Staff
“Q&A with…” is a series dedicated to introducing staff members to the Oberlin community. Learn about Sarah Weeks, associate director of libraries.


Clayton Koppes

Clayton Koppes Receives Distinguished Achievement Award

June 18, 2018
Communications Staff
Professor of History Clayton Koppes was awarded the Distinguished Achievement Award which recognizes character and citizenship, achievement in a chosen profession or vocation, and work of benefit to humanity.

Thayer Named CIO at Grinnell

June 8, 2018
Communications Staff
Chief Investment Officer Jainen Thayer has accepted an offer to serve as the chief investment officer at Grinnell College. He will continue in his current position at Oberlin College until the end of August and he will assume his new role at Grinnell in mid-September.