Arts and Sciences Admissions

Elizabeth Myers Houston '06

Elizabeth Myers Houston '06

Information Systems Coordinator

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(440) 775-8411

Elizabeth Myers Houston '06

I mostly grew up in suburban Chicago, but I graduated high school in South Carolina and have also lived in Georgia. I came to Oberlin for college, and liked it so much that I still haven't left! I graduated from Oberlin in 2006 with a major in politics and a minor in computer science. Along the way I was very active in the co-op system on campus, took an assortment of exciting ExCos, and spent a semester studying abroad in Shanghai, China. After graduation, I volunteered for a year as an AmeriCorps VISTA, coordinating a tutoring program and working in a technology center. I joined the admissions staff here at Oberlin in August 2008 and spent four years as an Assistant Director of Admissions before transitioning to a technical support role in the Admissions Office. I look forward to continuing to correspond with prospective students about the joys of an Oberlin education.

 


 
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People who know that Thornton Wilder attended Oberlin College often believe that the college named the student union, Wilder Hall, for the famous playwright and novelist. The building is actually named for another man, Herbert Wilder, a Boston paper manufacturer, who anonymously provided funds for its construction.

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