Posts tagged oberlin
Posts tagged oberlin
Oberlin wouldn’t sound like Oberlin without the 233 (soon to be 234!) Steinway pianos living in practice rooms, rehearsal studios, and concert halls around campus. (via Oberlin College & Conservatory)
A fluffy Throwback Thursday shot for today: since 2010, the Paws to Pet program has provided therapeutic puppies for students during midterms and finals. Dog Therapy is one of the stress management programs offered through the Office of Student Wellness.
On campus? Therapy dogs will be here on Monday, December 9th!
STEM in action: the fall 2013 lab crawl included 32 labs and stations showcasing student-faculty research projects and opportunities. The lab crawl is organized by Oberlin’s Center for Learning, Education, and Research in the Sciences. (via Oberlin College & Conservatory)
Students demonstrate the strong flexible body and hand movements of the Japanese martial art form known as aikido. It is based on a philosophy of nonviolent conflict resolution and harmony. (via Oberlin College & Conservatory)
The hands organizing and packing these mini bags of dry goods represent some 100 people who took part in a community service project last fall organized by Oberlin’s Interfaith Student Council, with support from the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life and other groups. (via Oberlin College & Conservatory)
Embrace, a two-piece, water-jet-cut sculpture, is representative of the ways Robert Bosch ’85, Biggs Professor of Natural Science, has paired his academic training with his artistic interests. (via Oberlin College & Conservatory)
“By making things out of trash and electronics, I can intervene in the flow and learn about what it means when we throw away electronics.” - Professor Julia Christensen
A winter term #tbt: for his first winter term project, Sai-Wing Chan ’08 interned in the cardiopulmonary unit of Chinese Hospital of San Francisco. Chan on the experience: “It is my ultimate goal to become a doctor, and this was a fantastic opportunity that I know many students at my level do not get.” (via Oberlin College & Conservatory)
We’re seeking your inspirationally awesome designs for the next version of our admitted students tshirt. Show Oberlin — literally and figuratively! — in your submission, and you’ll have a chance to win $150 and see your design worn by hundreds of new Obies!
Full contest details are here and the deadline for design submissions is December 6th, 2013.