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The Oberlin Review

CDS Implements Minor Changes after Media Frenzy

Harrison Wollman, Staff Writer
February 12
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

Little has changed for Campus Dining Services in the three months since representatives met with students from the South Asian, Vietnamese and Chinese student associations — except for the media attention, of course. Despite the national spotlight placed on Oberlin College, CDS and the student associations,...

CDS and Students Discuss Cultural Appropriation

Sydney Allen
December 4
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

Following claims of Campus Dining Services appropriating traditional Asian dishes, representatives from the South Asian, Vietnamese and Chinese student associations met with CDS to discuss students’ concerns on Wednesday, Nov. 18. The meeting came on the heels of a recent article published by the Review...

Can I Appropriate My Own Culture?

Cyrus Eosphoros, Online Editor
November 6
Filed under Columns, OPINIONS

Día de los Muertos has been a culturally important feature of my life for as long as I can remember. My first grade class wandered off to the neighboring cemetery to see the wreaths, photographs and stuffed animals people laid out on family graves. Afterward, I’d accompany my dad to take photos of them. ...

CDS Appropriates Asian Dishes, Students Say

CDS Appropriates Asian Dishes, Students Say

Clover Linh Tran
November 6
Filed under Campus News, NEWS, Recent Stories

Diep Nguyen, a College first-year from Vietnam, jumped with excitement at the sight of Vietnamese food on Stevenson Dining Hall’s menu at Orientation this year. Craving Vietnamese comfort food, Nguyen rushed to the food station with high hopes. What she got, however, was a total disappointment. The...

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