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The Oberlin Review

In the Locker Room with Yago Colás, Professor of English

In the Locker Room with Yago Colás, Professor of English

Alex McNicoll, Sports Editor

September 8, 2017


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with Associate Professor of English Santiago (Yago) Colás, who enters his first year teaching at Oberlin. After a 25-year career at the University of Michigan, Colás decided to make the switch to Oberlin, where he can be closer to his family and offer his unique view o...

In the Locker Room with Women’s Cross Country

In the Locker Room with Women’s Cross Country

Alex McNicoll and Julie Schreiber, Sports Editors

September 1, 2017


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week the Review sat down with juniors Rosie Kerwin and Abby Bellows and sophomores Joy Castro-Wehr and Julia Denlinger, members of the Yeowomen cross country leadership council, the team’s newly developed alternative to captains. They discussed the role the council plays in addition to the team...

In the Locker Room with Men’s Tennis

In the Locker Room with Men’s Tennis

Darren Zaslau, Sports editor

April 14, 2017


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with the Gittings brothers to discuss men’s tennis’ 5–0 spring trip to South Carolina, the remaining regular season matchups and their preparations for the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament. Hailing from Larchmont, NY, Robert, a junior, and Mattie, a sophomore...

In the Locker Room with Maureen Coffey and Julia Birenbaum

In the Locker Room with Maureen Coffey and Julia Birenbaum

October 7, 2016


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Uncategorized

This week, the Review sat down with senior field hockey players Maureen Coffey and Julia Birenbaum to discuss their recent protest of the national anthem, their understanding of patriotism and activism in athletics. This interview has been edited for length and clarity. Why did you decide to start k...

In the Locker Room with Michael Leshchyshyn and Zach Taylor

In the Locker Room with Michael Leshchyshyn and Zach Taylor

Darren Zaslau, Sports Editor

September 16, 2016


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with first-year quarterback Zach Taylor and first-year kicker Michael Leshchyshyn to discuss their transitions from high school to college football, their excitement for their first home game and what it means to be a part of Yeomen football. This interview has been ed...

In the Locker Room with Caleb Anderson and Felipe Ferreira

In the Locker Room with Caleb Anderson and Felipe Ferreira

September 2, 2016


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS, Uncategorized

This week, the Review sat down with Beginner Fencing ExCo Instructor junior Caleb Anderson and Badminton ExCo Instructor sophomore Felipe Ferreira to talk about the growth of these unique campus sports groups over time, their favorite memories as Oberlin sports instructors and how fellow students can...

In the Locker Room with Vera Peterson and Joe Bennett

In the Locker Room with Vera Peterson and Joe Bennett

Randy Ollie, Sports Editor

September 25, 2015


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with Philips gym employees Vera Pe­terson and Joe Bennett to discuss their favorite parts of the facility, their fa­vorite sport and how Oberlin and its student body have changed over the years. How long have you worked at Philips? Vera Peterson: 35 years. I started in 1...

In the Locker Room with Koryn Kraemer and Trenton Bulucea

In the Locker Room with Koryn Kraemer and Trenton Bulucea

Scott Rivlin

September 11, 2015


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with men’s soccer first-years Koryn Kraemer and Trenton Bulucea to discuss the Yeomen’s California ad­venture, their goals for the upcoming season and how it feels to start their careers as varsity athletes. How was your recent trip to California? Koryn Krae...

In The Locker Room with Tiffany Saunders and Sara Schoenhoft

In The Locker Room with Tiffany Saunders and Sara Schoenhoft

September 4, 2015


Filed under Field Hockey, In the Locker Room, Softball, Sports Editorials & Features

This week, the Review sat down with field hockey Head Coach Tiffany Saunders and Softball Head Coach Sara Schoenhoft to discuss their first year coaching at Oberlin College. Where are you from originally? TS: I’m from Virginia Beach, VA. SS: I grew up in Cincinnati, where my family sti...

In the Locker Room with Nate Levinson and Tyler Sloan

In the Locker Room with Nate Levinson and Tyler Sloan

Tyler Sloan and Nate Levinson

May 8, 2015


Filed under In the Locker Room, Recent Stories, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with itself, Sports Editors Nate Levinson and Tyler Sloan, to discuss their favorite parts of the job, why they were initially interested in the position and their favorite co-editors. What made you want to be a Sports editor for the Review? Tyler Sloan: I started writing ...

In the Locker Room with Jason Hudson

In the Locker Room with Jason Hudson

Tyler Sloan, Sports Editor

May 1, 2015


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with Director of Student-Athlete Services and Wellness Jason Hudson to discuss his role in the Athletics department, coaching track and field and teaching fitness classes. As Director of Student-Athlete Services, what are your primary responsibilities? Jason Hudson: M...

In the Locker Room with Kaïa Austin, Carmen Wolcott and Kanti Keislar

In the Locker Room with Kaïa Austin, Carmen Wolcott and Kanti Keislar

Nate Levinson, Sports Editor

April 27, 2015


Filed under In the Locker Room, SPORTS

This week, the Review sat down with members of the women’s and trans rugby team, the Rhinos, senior Kanti Keislar, first-year Carmen Wolcott and junior Kaïa Austin, to discuss the unique culture of the rugby team, why they enjoy the sport and their favorite team traditions. How’s the season going so far? ...

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In the Locker Room