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The Oberlin Review

Career Center Supports Entrepreneurship

Taiyo Scanlon-Kimura, Student Engagement Fellow, Career Center
April 7, 2017
Filed under Letters to the Editors, OPINIONS

To the Editors: I write in response to Katie Lucey’s article last week (“College Lacks Opportunities to Study Business”). As a recent graduate and staff member of the Career Center, I wish to clarify some additional opportunities to study business and entrepreneurship and speak to Lucey’s ...

Career Center to Assess Student Needs

Sydney Allen, Production Editor
April 22, 2016
Filed under Campus News, NEWS, Recent Stories

The Career Center’s “needs assessment” — an initiative looking to identify ways for the center to improve its facilities — is the first step in the College’s stated endeavor to improve career services for students and recent graduates. The survey portion of the assessment, which comes...

Local News Bulletin

April 15, 2016
Filed under Campus News, NEWS, Uncategorized

Survivor Support Week Survivor Support Week is a series of events put on by College senior Amethyst Carey, College senior Zia Kandler, College junior Laura Shriver and College junior Lexie Bean. The week, April 11–16, is centered on healing for survivors of sexual, domestic and interpersonal vi...

Off the Cuff: Lori Young, Director of Oberlin College Career Center

Off the Cuff: Lori Young, Director of Oberlin College Career Center

Adam Gittin, News Editor
February 5, 2016
Filed under NEWS, Off the Cuff

Lori Young is the new director of the Oberlin College Career Center. She comes to Oberlin from ReadyNow!, a leadership training and consulting business that she founded in 2014. Young holds a BA in communications from Ashland University and a master’s in college student personnel from Bowling Green Sta...

Local News Bulletin

September 25, 2015
Filed under Campus News, Community News, NEWS

News briefs from the past week Career Center Names Interim Director The Career Center named Gayle Boyer its interim director on Tuesday following former director Richard Berman’s departure. Boyer came in as the Center’s department technician in 2011 before taking on the role of operations manager in ...

Seniors Contemplate Life After Oberlin, Career Opportunities

Seniors Contemplate Life After Oberlin, Career Opportunities

Oliver Bok, News Editor
April 10, 2015
Filed under Campus News, NEWS, Recent Stories

Outside Craig Lecture Hall on Thursday, seniors chatted while waiting for the doors of the lecture hall to open for Zero Bullsh*t: The Truth About Finding a Gig After Oberlin, a talk by Career Center Director Richard Berman, one of multiple talks in the Career Center’s Life After Oberlin series. The...

Winter Term Creates Air of Detachment

Margo Josephson, Contributing Writer
March 6, 2015
Filed under Commentary, OPINIONS

Oberlin fluctuates between a place of safety and an isolated hub of culture trapped in the Midwest. I return to campus each semester with a different mindset. Sometimes I crave the seclusion of the College and its fierce social justice spirit. Other times I panic at the thought of being in the hinterlands,...

Lack of Internship Funding Presents Accessibility Issue

Vida Weisblum, Arts Editor
December 12, 2014
Filed under Commentary, OPINIONS

Getting a job is largely dependent on the quality of one seemingly simple document: the résumé. Yet for many college students, résumé building comes at a price. Internships, aside from being personally rewarding, are advantageous in accruing a body of work experience; however, students who struggle...

Career Center Awarded Grant to Fund Students Pursuing Internships

Molly Brand
September 12, 2014
Filed under Campus News, NEWS

The College recently received $149,938 in grant money from the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation — funding which the Career Center will use to increase the College’s number of paid internships. The money, which will be allocated to applicants of high and moderate need, will...

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