Who is Dale Alexander?
November 1, 2021
When Dale Alexander isn’t reading, hiking, baking, visiting museums, or writing short stories, she finds time to attend plays, meditate, and study holistic wellness. Find out more about Alexander in this installment of Who Am I?
Emma Glen and Emily Hudson Publish Translations and Book Review
August 4, 2021
Third-years demonstrate artistry and command of language with translations of Latin poet Catullus.
Who is Ivana Di Siena?
April 29, 2021
Students in Ivana Di Siena’s Italian language classes are familiar with Meatloaf, but do you know why? Find out in this installment of Who Am I?
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.
On the Air with Españoberlin
May 25, 2016
Students enrolled in Conversation and Communication in Spanish improve their speaking abilities by hosting a live weekly hourlong radio program.
Arabic Language Day Celebration
March 22, 2016
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...
Language Exchanges Benefit Fulbright Hopefuls, Heritage Speakers, & More
December 16, 2015
Small groups organized by the Cooper International Learning Center have been meeting to exchange languages not offered as part of the curriculum.
Ana Cara in the Classroom
December 8, 2015
“There’s a wonderful way in which Oberlin students are able to switch courses and integrate material,” says Chair and Professor of Hispanic Studies Ana Cara. “I think part...
Teaching the Cultural Aspect of Language
June 22, 2015
Granted tenure in April 2015 , Claire Solomon ’98 teaches courses in modern and contemporary (19th-21st century) Latin American literature and culture, comparative literature, literary analysis...