Former Associate Professor bell hooks Dies
December 20, 2021
Office of Communications
The author of more than 30 books, writer and social activist bell hooks died December 15 after an extended illness. From 1988 to 1994 hooks was as an associate professor in English and women’s studies at Oberlin. Her book Ain’t I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism was named one of the twenty most influential woman’s books by Publishers Weekly and she was named one of the most influential women of the past century, by TIME.
Alan Carroll ’58, Kendal Resident and Friend of College, Dies
June 21, 2019
Carroll was instrumental in bringing the Peace and Conflict Studies Concentration to the college curriculum.