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Friday, August 28, 2015

Oberlin News Center

Why ‘Moist’ Makes us Cringe

Assistant Professor of Psychology Paul Thibodeau studies the social science behind “word aversion.”


Microscopic Worm Leads to Big Opportunity

Gabriel Moore ’15 Receives Travel Award to Present Peters Lab Research at the 2015 C.elegans International Meeting in Los Angeles.


A Rising Star in African Entrepreneurship

Kenyan international student and entrepreneur Sophie Umazi Mvurya ’16 has earned a place in the Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program.


SITES Set on Education

The Spanish in the Elementary Schools program celebrates its 10-year anniversary of college students teaching elementary school students to speak Spanish.


Fellowship Recipients of 2015

Every year, Oberlin students work hard to earn fellowships that reward high achievement in disciplines across the board, competing with students throughout the nation.


Recent Stories

Recent Stories

After Oberlin

After Oberlin

  • Uniting a Love of Music and Religion

    This fall, Ambre Dromgoole ’15 will be attending Yale Divinity School, as well as interning for Walker International Communications Group.

  • Translating More Than Words

    Annie Valocchi ’15 is spending her summer at Spannocchia, an organic farm and bread and breakfast near Siena, Italy, before she begins teaching English at an Italian high school this fall.

  • Writing with Purpose

    Nicholas Olson ’15 is spending his summer working for POZ magazine before beginning a master’s program in public policy at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.