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Lily Bryant '14 Receives Fulbright Grant

May 5, 2014

Communications Staff

Lily Bryant ‘14 is majoring in history with a minor in politics. Bryant has been awarded the Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in Colombia. She has previous travel experience in Latin America, having visited Peru, Chile, and Argentina, but Colombia will be new territory. “I am excited to explore Colombia's diverse geography of mountains, forests and beaches,” says Bryant, who is from Pasadena, California. “ I'm also excited to experience the current development of the city of Medellín and its transformation since the end of the drug wars.”

Bryant studied abroad in Chile during her junior year. Before that, she took a gap year between high school and Oberlin in which she taught English in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, and Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

She is a mentor/tutor at Oberlin High School with the Ninde Scholars program. She says she plans to attend graduate school to study human rights law and/or education policy.

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Josh Jensen Appointed Vice President for Communications

July 28, 2021

President Carmen Twillie Ambar announces the appointment of Josh Jensen to the role of Vice President for Communications. He comes to Oberlin from Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, where he is the Vice President for Enrollment and Communications. Jensen's first day at Oberlin will be September 13.
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This Week in Photos: Perspectives

July 28, 2021

A photographer’s perspective of a group of Oberlin residents and students walking through Tappan Square on a nice summer afternoon—a large tree trunk pictured in the foreground—serves as inspiration for this week’s photo series.
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