{ Re-Learning to Raise My Hand, with Guidance from Shia LaBeouf }

In the very beginning of the semester, I barely raised my elbow off the table when I had something to say, and when I realized my professors weren't calling on me probably because they couldn't see my hand, I adopted a new philosophy for class participation.
posted by Jules Greene '19 | September 26, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ The Fall 2016 Virtual Panels! }

Have any questions about Oberlin? Ask your questions and we'll get to them in one of the three virtual panels we're hosting this fall!
posted by Tanya Aydelott, Admissions | September 26, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ A Liberal Arts Education and Useless Bits of Information }

How random tidbits form the foundation of a good education.
posted by El Wilson '18 | September 16, 2016 | 1 Responses

{ Halfway There }

Whoa/We're halfway there/WHOAAAA/Livin' on iced vanilla lattes and bagels from The Local
posted by Emma Davey '18 | September 6, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ The Five Books You Read In College }

A short overview of the five most important books I have read over the course of my time here.
posted by Karalyn Grimes '16 | September 5, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ The Summer Job That Felt Like Vacation }

Working with so many talented, motivated, and engaging students felt extremely meaningful and reminded me that teaching is definitely something I want to continue doing in the future.
posted by Celina Kobetitsch '19 | September 3, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ Tell Us A Story: Oberlin Blogger Application, Fall 2016 }

It's that time again: apply to be an Oberlin blogger!
posted by Ma'ayan Plaut '10 | August 29, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ Summer Sixteen }

"Looking, looking, looking...All summer sixteen." - Drake
posted by Kameron Dunbar '19 | August 25, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ Being Stagnant Is Playing it Safe }

Lemonade by Beyonce helped me to create a summer reading list and taught me a few things about Black feminism.
posted by Samantha Smylie '17 | August 24, 2016 | 4 Responses

{ Getting Oriented to Orientation }

We ask our friends for the secrets to success with first-year orientation. Do they deliver? That's for you to decide.
posted by Brendan Nuse '17 and Frances Casey '17 | August 22, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ One Last Time }

A farewell post by this Class of '16 blogger.
posted by Alexandria Cunningham '16 | August 22, 2016 | 8 Responses

{ She's Back! }

Zesty Esty is here and she's better than ever!
posted by Esther Espeland '17 | August 21, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ On Being a New Freshman }

It's okay to ask a lot of questions, make mistakes, get lost, miss home, and meet a billion new people. You only get to be an Oberlin first-year once.
posted by Celina Kobetitsch '19 | August 19, 2016 | 0 Responses

{ Photo Essay : Summertime }

Too much beauty occurred this summer to capture it all in words, so instead I would like to share some of my favorite photos of my favorite moments.
posted by Karalyn Grimes '16 | August 16, 2016 | 3 Responses

{ The Dos and Don't of Orientation }

Here ya go froshbabies. This is the definitive guide.
posted by Teague Harvey '19 | August 15, 2016 | 0 Responses

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