Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Security Report

December 3, 2021

Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021 1:55 a.m. Campus Safety officers were requested to assist with a student at Harkness House who was ill from alcohol consumption. The student was coherent, able to answer...

COVID-19 Update

December 3, 2021

Oberlin College Updates Between Nov. 8–Nov. 23, the College’s internal testing documented two positive COVID-19 cases among students. Between Nov. 8 – Nov. 28, the College was notified of zero...

After a recent uptick in COVID-19 cases, students have experienced long wait times and delays when seeking a test at the Student Health Center.

Uptick in COVID-19 Cases Prompts Student Frustration

Ella Moxley, News Editor November 12, 2021

In the last three weeks, 27 students have tested positive for COVID-19. This period has resulted in the highest weekly caseload since the pandemic began and has prompted changes to testing and concern...

Students and volunteers sort through trash during a waste audit organized by the College throughout the week to determine future sustainability and recycling practices.

Volunteers Dig Through Dumpsters for Campus Waste Audit

Eric Schank, Production Editor & Senior Staff Writer November 12, 2021

This week, volunteers riffled through dumpsters from six buildings around campus, sorting trash and potentially recoverable materials by hand to conduct a waste audit for the College. This assessment will...

College Alters Maya Lin’s Vision for Post Fossil Fuel Landscape

Kush Bulmer, News Editor November 12, 2021

After two and a half years of construction on the natural landscape project in front of The Hotel at Oberlin, the College has decided to reevaluate the project’s implementation and partially...

Low Voter Turnout Marks Oberlin City Elections

Walter Thomas-Patterson, Senior Staff Writer November 12, 2021

Oberlin voters headed to the polls Nov. 2 to vote in the 2021 general election, which included several local city and county issues. There was a low voter turnout with only 19.97 percent of residents...

Recent Bike Accidents Prompt Messages of Caution

Lauren Krainess, Staff Writer November 12, 2021

Three bicycle accidents involving and injuring students have been reported to Campus Safety this semester, with two occuring in the last week. These accidents took place at various locations on campus,...

Bryan Burgess On His Return to City Council

Isaac Kucher, Production Editor November 12, 2021

Former President of City Council Bryan Burgess was re-elected as a City councilmember on Nov. 2 following a two-year hiatus from the position. Burgess took the hiatus after exhausting his term...

New Internship Commitment Promises Students $5,000

New Internship Commitment Promises Students $5,000

Erika Scharf November 12, 2021

The College recently introduced a new commitment scholarship for incoming students, which will go into effect in fall 2022. The scholarship includes up to $5,000 in financial support for summer...

Security Report

November 12, 2021

Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021 3:04 p.m. A student reported the theft of their laptop from Azariah’s Café between the hours of 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Nov. 3. The laptop is an HP Envy x360 with a green alien...

Protesters gathered by the Memorial Arch in Tappan Square on Tuesday to protest against Professor of Religion
Mohammad Jafar Mahallati for alleged complicity in 1988 mass killings of political and religious prisoners in Iran.

Protesters Call for Firing of Professor Mohammad Jafar Mahallati

Gigi Ewing, Managing Editor November 5, 2021

Protesters from across the country gathered at the Memorial Arch in Tappan Square on Tuesday to call for action against a College professor accused of involvement in covering up 1988 mass political killings...

College third-year and SOSHA leader Jenna Frizzell poses in
front of a chalkboard that has the guiding questions for last
Thursday’s Survivors of Sexual Harm & Allies forum.

SOSHA Forum Sparks Dialogue on Campus Culture Surrounding Sexual Harm

Lauren Krainess November 5, 2021

Editor’s note: This article mentions sexual harm. Oberlin student group Survivors of Sexual Harm & Allies hosted a forum on Thursday, Oct. 28 to address sexual violence in light of recent Yik...

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