This Week in Photos: Perfectly Pitched
June 1, 2022
Students in the Class of 2022 walk down a shaded pathway that joins a large tent nestled in a backyard on Forest Street. They will soon be welcomed by their host, President Carmen Twillie Ambar, into a spring day senior garden party.
This Week in Photos: Rhythm
May 6, 2022
The artistic display of dance, poetry, and music that students brought to the stage in Finney Chapel marked the return of a cherished Oberlin tradition—Colors of Rhythm. The annual talent showcase highlights the work of students of color, and serves as inspiration for this week’s photo series.
This Week in Photos: Dancing, Swimming, Singing, Celebrating
December 14, 2021
A student takes a few steps on a ladder and stretches one arm to the top of a large glowing menorah in the center of Tappan Square. The gold branched candelabra and flames glisten against the night sky, and those surrounding it look up at its brilliance. This Oberlin community gathering, in celebration of the last night of Hanukkah, leads off this week’s photo series.
This Week in Photos: A Much Needed Break
November 29, 2021
A small group of students, standing in a semi-circle on stage in Nancy Dye Lecture Hall, look out toward a large audience. Their performance, and that of fellow a capella groups who took the stage just before fall break, serves as inspiration for this week’s photo series.
This Week in Photos: Freedom and Pride
June 30, 2021
A group of students standing several feet apart in the middle of a small stage that’s surrounded by an attentive audience serves as inspiration for this week’s photo series.
Student Leadership for All
December 4, 2020
Charlotte Maskelony ’21
Amber Scherer ’20 brings a conservatory perspective to Oberlin Student Senate.
This Week in Photos: Elections to Mini Pumpkins
November 4, 2020
In this week’s photo series we swing by the voting polls, rub elbows with a professor, linger under a big tent of images, decompress at an outside night concert and faculty recital, pull up a seat at the Cat, head to Finney Chapel for taiko, and pick up a brush to do some mini pumpkin painting.
Virtual performances and social events this weekend
August 27, 2020
We put together a roundup of social events and entertainment across campus, virtually.
Oberlin in Photos: Day Tripping
May 7, 2020
Although current conditions have fraught travel plans for many, there are still ways to indulge in much-needed vacation time. This week, we fly to the moon and return home in time for dinner.
Oberlin in Photos: The Art of Science
April 7, 2020
Since its re-emergence in 2015, Oberlin’s student-run, general interest science publication— the Synapse has intrigued readers with subject matter such as the first human head transplant to how algorithms can create realistic faces from scratch. And leading those articles are impactful illustrations that become stories all their own. In this photo series, we look at this publication’s art of science.