Oberlin News Center

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Oberlin News Center

LaunchU Awards Top Prizes

Of 19 participating teams, three ventures—Pop Up Plus, Subtletees, and MyChair—were awarded top prizes at the third annual LaunchU venture accelerator and pitch competition.


Tennis Down Under

Oberlin’s tennis teams took the trip of a lifetime to the Australian Open.


To the Home of Steel Pan

Oberlin Steel, Oberlin's steel pan band, travels to Trinidad this winter term to study performance and playing techniques and absorb the culture and history of the country that created the steel pan.


A Formula for the Future

Majoring in mathematics at Oberlin opens doors in every direction, giving students an adaptable problem-solving tool.


Looking Up

Project is conserving the grand, painted ceiling inside the Allen Memorial Art Museum's King Sculpture Court.


Recent Stories

Recent Stories

  • Asia in America Behind the Lens

    A group of six students traveled to New York City over winter term to interview and photograph Asian Americans and Asians living in the United States. Their project culminates in a photography exhibition.

  • Art Students Recognized for Outstanding Work

    Seniors Sarah Lejeune and Justine Neuberger, along with four students from other institutions, received Excellence in Visual Arts awards from the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio. This is the eighth year in a row that the AICUO has awarded Oberlin students this honor.

  • Getting to Know Oberlin Through Community Service

    The Bonner Center for Service and Learning sponsors several winter-term service projects in and around Oberlin.


After Oberlin

After Oberlin

  • Travel, Art, and Education

    Dyeemah Simmons '14 takes her experience studying art and her love for education to Anatolia College in Greece to pass on her knowledge to the next generation of international scholars and artists.

  • Labor of Love

    Once a politics and history major, John Kallas '14 goes from studying contemporary American union strategy to practicing it on the streets of Cleveland.

  • Seeing Results

    Rachel Marino '13 applies her research to education programs at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, making art-based education more accessible to students and teachers alike.