Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Off the Cuff with Ira Glass

Liv Combe, Editor-in-Chief September 23, 2011

In 1978, you were 19 years old and you needed a summer job. Somehow you wound up at NPR? Yeah, I talked my way into an internship. I lived in Baltimore and NPR was in D.C. I had never heard them on...

Panel Addresses Pitfalls of U.S. School

Rosemary Boeglin, News Editor September 23, 2011

On Tuesday, Oberlin Young Educators, in conjunction with the Oberlin College Democrats and Oberlin College Republicans and Libertarians, hosted Education Nation, a panel to address issues in education...

Conference Analyzes Northeast Ohio’s Energy Use

Kate Melanson September 23, 2011

Last October U.S. Representative for Ohio’s Ninth District Marcy Kaptur secured a National Energy Technology Laboratory Award of $1.1 million to assess the ways in which energy is used in northeast Ohio....

Melling Gives Constitution Day Talk, Speaks on Reproductive Justice

Julia Herbst, Staff Writer September 16, 2011

Louise Melling, OC ’82 and deputy legal director at the American Civil Liberties Union, addressed the Oberlin community on Wednesday, Sept. 14, on the status of reproductive justice in the U.S. in a...

Former Washington D.C. mayor and visiting professor Adrian Fenty addresses a crowd at Finney Chapel in the first convocation of the school year.

Former D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty Advises New Generation

Sarah Washington, Staff Writer September 16, 2011

Former Washington, D.C., Mayor Adrian Fenty, OC ’92, stood in Finney Chapel on Tuesday evening for the first time since his term ended. This time it wasn’t as a student, but as the College’s first...

Reverend Greg McGonigle
Director of the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life.

Off the Cuff with Reverend Greg McGonigle

Rosemary Boeglin, News Editor September 16, 2011

What are your responsibilities as the director of the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life? [My job is] supporting campus spiritual communities, religious leaders and individuals on campus. It’s...

Demystifying Off-Campus Housing

Abby Hawkins, News Editor September 16, 2011

Numbers Game According to Molly Tyson, Associate Dean and Director of Residential Education, over the last fifteen years the College has gradually decreased the number of students living off campus...

Professors Form Petition to Support the Occupy Movement

Alex Howard, Staff Writer September 16, 2011

As the Occupy Wall Street movement continues to spread to cities across the country and the world, four Oberlin professors are doing their part to show solidarity with the protesters. They formed an online...

New Travel Warning Restricts Student’s Study Abroad Options

Emma Eisenberg, Staff Writer September 16, 2011

The Winter Term trip to Mexico has a 30-year tradition in the Hispanic Studies department. This year, however, the trip is still being vetted by the Office of Study Away, thanks to a new policy restricting...

Chilean Film Nostalgia for the Light Haunts, Educates

Nancy Roane, Staff Writer September 16, 2011

History professor Steve Volk hosted a screening of the Chilean documentary Nostalgia for the Light last week to commemorate the 38th anniversary of the 1973 coup in Chile. The film, directed by Patricio...

Security Report: April 28 – May 4, 2011

Staff May 13, 2011

Thursday, April 28 1:25 a.m. Officers were alerted to a student sitting outside on a second floor window ledge at King Hall. The student said he climbed through a window to smoke a cigarette. He was...

Off the Cuff: Rand Steiger, Composer-in-Residence

Caroline Hui, Staff Writer May 13, 2011

How did you get your start in music and composition? I started as a rock drummer when I was growing up in the suburbs of New York City. When I was in junior high, I wrote songs for my band, so I...

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