From the desk of OES:
Welcome to another school year! A particular warm welcome to those of you new to Oberlin. Oberlin is a place full of possibility.
There is ample passion, knowledge, resources, and desire to create change in this small, yet special community. Coming into a new community – whether as a first year or a seasoned resident breaking into a new scene – can be a challenge to navigate. Just like when traveling to a foreign country, one of the best things you can do is to understand context and history before jumping in. Continue reading