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Computer Science Students Earn OCWiC Conference Awards

March 16, 2015

Communications Staff

Assistant Professor of Computer Science Cynthia Taylor, along with several students studying computer science, attended the Ohio Celebration of Women in Computing (OCWiC) conference February 20 and 21 in Sandusky, Ohio. At the conference, Christine Antonsen was one of two students awarded $1,000 to attend the upcoming Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, the world’s largest gathering of women technologists.
A student poses for the photo next to a research poster

Strengthening Community Ties Through Local History

January 12, 2015

Lisa Gulasy

In the course Oberlin History as American history, Oberlin College students partner with Oberlin High School students to research and discuss local history. Throughout the course, students discover that history often looks different depending on your relation to the college.
Students search primary documents in the Oberlin College Archives

Seven Receive Tenure

April 9, 2014

Communications Staff

Oberlin’s Board of Trustees has approved recommendations to reappoint with continuous tenure seven assistant professors and promote them to the rank of associate professor.

Continuing the Fight

July 16, 2013

Booker Peek

Emeritus Professor Booker Peek reflects on the death of Trayvon Martin, the public outcry that brought George Zimmerman to trial, and what must be done now that the trial is over.
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