Oberlin Local Business
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Wednesday | via Cleveland.com
Actions have consequences, said many cleveland.com readers in support of Oberlin College's refusal to suspend failing grades this semester despite requests for relief from students who skipped classes and missed study time to protest recent deaths at the hands of police across the nation. Hundreds of students have participated in demonstrations in Oberlin and Cleveland in the wake of the fatal police shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland, the shooting death of Michael Brown by a suburban St. Louis officer and the death of Eric Garner in New York, the student newspaper reported. Comment?
Wednesday | via The Chronicle-Telegram
Oberlin College students who sought to have their grades suspended because they've been protesting police brutality on and off campus will not get their wish. Last week, a group of Oberlin students presented a petition signed by 1,300 of their peers to Krislov. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via WKYC-TV Cleveland
Oberlin students denied grading 'reprieve' for protests President and the college's deans opted not to grant the reprieve after giving the request serious consideration. Check out this story on WKYC.com: http://on.wkyc.com/1DITKTu OBERLIN, Ohio -- Students at Oberlin College asked for a "mercy reprieve" for their grades because hundreds of students participated in demonstrations in Oberlin and Cleveland in the wake of the fatal police shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland, the shooting death of Michael Brown by a suburban St. Louis officer and the death of Eric Garner in New York, according to the student newspaper The Oberlin Review. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via Cleveland.com
The news usually moves pretty quickly on cleveland.com , and that has certainly been true today. Comment?
Sunday Dec 14 | via The Chronicle-Telegram
OBERLIN - "Let us march on until the victory is won." The voices of Oberlin College students Sandia Ashley and Khalid Taylor rang out in harmony across more than 100 fellow students and onlookers on Oberlin College's campus to protest police brutality against people of color Saturday afternoon. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via The Chronicle-Telegram
William M. Howell, Sr., 79, of Oberlin, born April 11 1935 in West Virginia, passed away Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Welcome Nursing Home in Oberlin. Comment?
Monday Dec 8 | via Examiner.com
Located just 25 miles west of Cleveland on the campus of Oberlin College, the Oberlin Inn is offering guests some fun, seasonal packages and entertainment deals and a chance to attend a holiday afternoon tea. Holiday Murder Mystery Package Offered on the evening of Saturday, December 13, the Holiday Murder Mystery Package includes a delectable dinner buffet featuring prime rib and chicken piccata, overnight accommodations in a superior room at the Inn and a performance of an interactive Jovalities holiday-themed murder mystery where guests get to help solve the dastardly deed. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via Cleveland.com
The Punch Brothers -- from left, bassist Paul Kowert, guitarist Chris Eldridge, banjo player Noam Pikelny, frontman and mandolinist Chris Thile and violinist Gabe Witcher -- have been named "Affiliate Scholars'' at Oberlin College, where the band is in its second year of residency. According to a release from the conservatory, "Affiliate Scholars are named in recognition of significant professional achievement with the purpose of facilitating artistic or scholarly endeavor in association with Oberlin. Comment?
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