Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Security Report

March 18, 2022

Thursday, March 10, 2022 12:35 p.m. A student reported that they received an iPhone notification that an Apple Airtag device had tracked their phone. The Oberlin Police Department was contacted and...

2022 Ohio Senate Primary Candidates

March 18, 2022

The Ohio 2022 primary is currently slated to take place on May 3. The voter registration deadline is April 4. Democrats Tim Ryan is the current United States representative for Ohio’s...

Students and faculty gathered under the Memorial Arch yesterday to protest stagnant faculty compensation.

Faculty and Students Respond to Board Rejection of Compensation Motion

Kushagra Kar, Editor-in-Chief March 11, 2022

Last Tuesday, the Board of Trustees rejected a faculty motion to recommit to its 2013 compensation resolution and offer options in health care plans. This motion, introduced on Dec. 15, 2021 and...

Professor Md Rumi Shammin on Migration, Refugees

Professor Md Rumi Shammin on Migration, Refugees

Kush Bulmer and Ella Moxley March 11, 2022

Professor of Environmental Studies Md Rumi Shammin’s research focuses on energy and resource use, ecological economics, refugee camp environmental management, environmental justice, and applied...

New Staff Reimagines Student Life

Lauren Krainess, Managing Editor March 11, 2022

Vice President and Dean of Students Karen Goff continues to restructure the student life division, welcoming several new staff members. Mark Zeno started as assistant vice president and dean of...

Old Barrows, Brown Bag Co-ops to Remain Closed

Gigi Ewing, Managing Editor March 11, 2022

Due to low enrollment numbers, Old Barrows housing co-op and Brown Bag dining co-op will remain under the College’s control next academic year — the third year in a row that neither co-op will...

ThiNi Thai plans to open its new expanded space by the end of June.

Local Businesses Navigate Changing Economic Conditions

Anisa Curry Vietze, Editor-in-Chief March 11, 2022

As the Omicron wave loosens its grip on Northern Ohio, downtown Oberlin businesses navigate yet another stage in the pandemic despite ongoing supply chain and labor shortage issues. ThiNi Thai...

Over the past week, students have held multiple fundraisers in Mudd Center to raise money for Ukrainians impacted by Russia’s invasion.

Students Plan Protest, Fundraiser

Isaac Imas, Production Editor March 11, 2022

This Sunday at noon, students will hold a peaceful protest in Wilder Bowl in support of Ukrainian armed forces, state actors, and civilians resisting the Russian invasion. The upcoming protest...

Security Report

March 11, 2022

Thursday, March 3, 2022 12:30 p.m. A student reported that their laptop was taken from the printer area in Mudd Center. The laptop was found and turned in to staff, who returned it to the owner. Friday,...

Activists have hung posters advertising the protest that will take place on Saturday.

Continued College Inaction Provokes Second Protest Against Mahallati

Gigi Ewing, Managing Editor March 4, 2022

Protesters are set to return to Oberlin this Saturday to demonstrate against the employment of Professor of Religion Mohammad Jafar Mahallati, who has been accused of covering up crimes against...

Revised COVID-19 guidelines require that students continue to wear masks in indoor spaces such as Mudd Center.

College Maintains COVID-19 Caution, City Schools Go Mask-Optional

Kush Bulmer, News Editor March 4, 2022

The College and the Oberlin City Schools district both announced the relaxation of COVID-19 protocols this past week. In a Tuesday ObieSafe email, the College stated that on March 7, all campus...

The Oberlin Fire Department will receive a new set of emergency crash extrication tools.

Oberlin Fire Department to Receive New Extrication Tools

Lauren Krainess, Managing Editor March 4, 2022

Oberlin City Council unanimously approved an ordinance on Feb. 7, directing the Oberlin City Manager to purchase $50,900.02 worth of new extrication tools and hydraulic door openers for the Oberlin...

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