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Home of Abolitionist Wilson Bruce Evans Will be Restored as a Museum

September 13, 2021

Scott Wargo

More than 160 years after abolitionist Wilson Bruce Evans joined the Oberlin-Wellington Rescue to free John Price, two dozen of Evans’ descendants will return to Oberlin on September 18 to celebrate the first annual meeting of the Evans Home Historical Society.
Front exterior view of two-story red brick house built in 1850s

Who is Abby Aresty?

August 23, 2021

Yvonne Gay

One might expect a technical director and lecturer in the TIMARA department to have a related interest in sound, but did you know that Abby Aresty wore a traffic cone on her head in her preschool class photo? Learn more about Aresty in this installment of Who Am I?
A portrait of a young teacher wearing a sweater.


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