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Welcome to Oberlin

Welcome to Oberlin
NS-before-1Photo by Walter Novak
NS-before-2Photograph Courtesy of Office of Communications
NS-before-3Photo by Tanya Rosen-Jones
NS-before-4Photo by Dale Preston '83
NS-orientation-1Photo by Gary Cohen '11
NS-orientation-2Photo by Zachary Jamieson '15
NS-orientation-3Photo by Yvette Chen '16
NS-orientation-4Photo by Dale Preston '83
NS-once-1Photo by Jennifer Manna
NS-once-2Photo by Matthew Lester
NS-once-3Photo by Jennifer Manna
NS-once-4Photo by Jeong Hyun Hwang

On behalf of the Oberlin family of students, faculty, and staff, congratulations on your admission to Oberlin. We’re thrilled that you’ll be joining us this fall, and we look forward to meeting you and helping you begin your Oberlin career. In the meantime, we’ve gathered some useful resources to get you started.

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Fire in the Belly: Being a Second Generation College Student

I feel that my generational status has fixed a motor onto the back of me that keeps me going at a brisk but steady pace at Oberlin. This motor propels my own sense of initiative, as well as the value that I have towards my education.
posted by Jules Greene '19 | February 18, 2017 | 0 Responses

What I Learned From Making a Documentary Over Winter Term

I'm definitely pleased with the overall outcome of my movie, since I wasn't exactly sure if I would even be able to finish it in the time allotted during Winter Term.
posted by Jules Greene '19 | February 12, 2017 | 0 Responses