Local Restaurants Host OCS Fundraiser

Local Restaurants Host OCS Fundraiser

Molly Brand
October 10, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Community News, NEWS, Recent Stories

Oberlin Community Services will be partnering with WOBC next week to host Oberlin’s first-ever Restaurant Week. This event will be a fundraiser for OCS to help the organization keep up with increasing demand for its... Read more »

College Allocates $5 Million To New Initiative

Oliver Bok
October 10, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Community News, NEWS

Two new policies concerning the College’s investments may make Oberlin finances more reflective of the ideals pushed by the faculty and student body. The College recently announced a new divestment policy through... Read more »

Oberlin College Launches Crowdfunding Website

Oberlin College Launches Crowdfunding Website

Elizabeth Dobbins, News Editor
October 10, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

The Oberlin Annual Fund launched Oberlin’s crowdfunding platform last week, marking the College’s first entry into crowdfunding. The site, still in its pilot launch phase, will feature a changing selection of student... Read more »

News Brief: Early Voting Begins

News Brief: Early Voting Begins

Review Staff
October 10, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Community News, NEWS

An Ohio resident checks in before voting early at the Lorain County Board of Elections. Early voting began this Tuesday after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld an Ohio bill which shortened the early... Read more »

Feature Photo: J Street U Holds Candlelight Vigil

Feature Photo: J Street U Holds Candlelight Vigil

October 3, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

Students gathered in Wilder Bowl this Wednesday to attend J Street U’s vigil commemorating lives lost in Gaza and Israel over the summer. “The goal of this vigil is to seriously grapple with the loss of life in Gaza and Israel, to present a vision for a better future and [to] recognize our responsibility... Read more »

Committee, Students Discuss Strategic Plan

Committee, Students Discuss Strategic Plan

Oliver Bok, Staff Writer
October 3, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

Students voiced their concerns about the upcoming Strategic Plan during two listening sessions this week, in which student members of the Strategic Plan Steering Committee fielded questions and discussed new developments. College junior and Committee member Machmud Makhmudov said that the purpose... Read more »

Oberlin Honors Undergraduate Research

Oberlin Honors Undergraduate Research

Laura Paddock
September 26, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS, Recent Stories

This year’s annual Celebration of Undergraduate Research displayed student research findings from both the natural and social sciences and provided a platform for interdisciplinary discussions. The celebration included an alumni panel, a poster session and oral presentations by student researchers. According... Read more »

SFP Plants Flags in ‘Call to Action’

SFP Plants Flags in ‘Call to Action’

Elizabeth Dobbins, News Editor
September 26, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS, Recent Stories

Students for a Free Palestine installed 2,133 black flags in Wilder Bowl this Wednesday in a call to action against the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories. The flags represent the approximately 2,133 Palestinians killed in this summer’s Operation Protective Edge. “This is not a vigil,”... Read more »

NSF Grant Funds Supercomputer for Sciences

Emma Paul
September 19, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

Professors from the College’s Biology, Physics and Chemistry departments were the recent recipients of a $486,256 grant by the National Science Foundation to build a supercomputer, or a high-performance computing cluster,... Read more »

As Elections Begin, 14 of 15 Senate Seats Vacant

As Elections Begin, 14 of 15 Senate Seats Vacant

Oliver Bok
September 19, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

After an acrimonious spring semester and a failed referendum, Student Senate has lost its stipend funding and 14 of its 15 members, marking the upcoming school year as the first in decades that student senators will... Read more »

Conservatory Council Promotes Student Wellness

Conservatory Council Promotes Student Wellness

Laura Paddock
September 19, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS, Recent Stories

The recently-revived Conservatory Council of Students will launch a number of initiatives this year, joining forces with the administration in an attempt to foster a more welcoming environment within the Conservatory. The Council, which was dormant for nearly a decade prior to its reinstatement in... Read more »

Student Attend New York Climate Protest

Sarah Conner
September 19, 2014
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A group of 70 Oberlin students will travel to New York City this Saturday to attend the People’s Climate March, an environmental activism rally that is billed as “the largest climate march in history.” The march... Read more »