Read feature, general interest, and campus-based news stories about the Oberlin College campus community.

Icicle bicycle

January 24, 2017
Communications Staff
It’s simple to navigate Oberlin’s 440-acre campus, and many students, faculty, and staff choose to do so via bicycle. With bike racks in front of most buildings, it can be easy to...
view of Warner Center

Warner Center Winter

January 18, 2017
Communications Staff
Oberlin in January means a mix of winter weather conditions, from powdery snow to freezing rain that coats tree branches and sidewalks. Constructed of Ashlar sandstone and originally built as a...
Fall foliage

Autumn in Oberlin

November 16, 2016
Communications Staff
The low autumn sun casts dappled shadows through Tappan Square. Thanksgiving break begins Thursday, November 24, and ends Sunday, November 27. The annual 5K Turkey Trot will be Saturday, November 19...
A snowy Wilder Bowl

Winter Has Arrived

January 12, 2016
Communications Staff
So long 60-degree days! Winter has finally arrived in Oberlin. Those of us in town can expect more snow showers throughout the week. Snow Emergency Parking Plan information can be found in this...

Wilder Basement to have All-Gender Bathroom

June 1, 2015
Kathleen Thornton
Construction will begin in the basement of Wilder Hall this summer for the addition of a single-occupancy, all-gender bathroom that is accessible according to Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards.


Rock the Block 2015

May 19, 2015
Communications Staff
Students socialize in Wilder Bowl on Sunday, May 3, for Rock the Block, the college’s annual block party sponsored by Village Hall Council. Rock the Block 2015 features live music, bounce houses...