To the Home of Steel Pan

December 15, 2014

Rosalind Black

Oberlin Steel, Oberlin's steel pan band, travels to Trinidad this winter term to study performance and playing techniques and absorb the culture and history of the country that created the steel pan.
students performing on drums

Social Mediation

December 9, 2014

Sky Kalfus

Sophie Umazi ‘16 is recognized by the BBC for her international peacekeeping campaign, #IAmKenyan, which has become the model for countries around the world.
 Sophie Umazi Mvurya ’16

The Science Behind the Movie “Interstellar”

December 4, 2014

Ben Jones

If you’ve seen the film Interstellar, you may now find yourself with many new questions about the laws of the universe. Assistant Professor of Physics Rob Owen answered several of our questions about the accuracy of science in the film and entertained some of the more mind-bending physics questions we had after seeing the movie.
artistic depiction of a worm hole
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