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  1. Harlem School of the Arts Announces New Chief Development Officer, Talya WestbrookRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | PR.com

    ... solutions. Her connection to HSA's mission is personal. "I realize the value of the access I was given at Oberlin College and Conservatory, to develop and expand my art and I want to make sure others have the same opportunity," she said. Her goal ...


  2. Welcome Kriti Godey, CC's new Director of EngineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Creative Commons

    ... and accessibility through her work at CC. Kriti grew up in southern India and moved to the U.S. to attend Oberlin College, where she majored in computer science and mathematics. She is now a proud American citizen, and lives in Oberlin with her ...


  3. Armando's Barbershop blends nicely into downtown Marriott's ritzy renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Cleveland.com

    ... seven. Romance brought him to Cleveland. He met his wife, Abigail, in Sienna, Italy when she, a student of Oberlin College, was studying there. After long-distance dating, Hasani moved to Cleveland in 2011. The couple married in Florence three years ...


  4. On This Day, Dec. 3: Bush, Gorbachev announce end to Cold WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | UPI

    ... voted unanimously to authorize sending a U.S.-led multinational force to Somalia. UPI File Photo In 1833, Oberlin College in Ohio, the first truly coeducational college in the United States, opened with an enrollment of 29 men and 15 women. In 1929, ...


  5. Today in History Dec. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | O-R Online

    ... gas escaped from a pesticide plant operated by a Union Carbide subsidiary in Bhopal, India. In 1833, Oberlin College in Ohio - the first truly coeducational school of higher learning in the United States - began holding classes. In 1964, police ...


  6. Destination Cleveland expands reach to sell city to future residents, workers, studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Cleveland.com

    ... around after they graduate. The surveys were given this fall to freshmen at Cleveland State University and Oberlin College. Among the questions asked: "Did the fact that Cleveland State was in Cleveland play a factor in choosing it?" "If a friend or ...


  7. 'Fun Home' communicates powerful tale of inner conflict through dark comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | The Badger Herald Online

    ... clear where Bruce's priorities lie in comparison to the rest of his own family. The setting then focuses on Oberlin College student and questioning lesbian, Medium Alison (Rachael Zientek). Medium Alison befriends a more confident lesbian student in ...


  8. BGSU Lively Arts Calendar,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | La Prensa

    ... vocalist Salvatore Champagne , the Robert W. Wheeler Professor of Voice and director of vocal studies at Oberlin College and Conservatory, will present a master class for students and the public. He began his singing career in 1988 as the tenor ...


  9. First African-American woman to lead Oberlin College overcomes gender and racial barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | South China Morning Post

    Thanks to the person who inspired her to dream big when she was seven, she is now the president of a leading liberal arts college in the US For Carmen Twillie Ambar, 15th president of Oberlin College in Ohio and the first African-American woman to lead the institution, her image of success came to her when she was seven years old. Growing up in Arkansas in the US Deep South, an area that has planted difficult hurdles for African-Americans since her childhood, the 49-year-old school president was well aware of the barricades that stood between her and what she wanted to become.


  10. Brad Cornell At Audubon December 10Read the original story

    Monday Nov 26 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... Panther, nesting shorebirds, Corkscrew's Wood Storks, and Marco Island's Burrowing Owls. He has degrees from Oberlin College and the University of Texas at Austin and played trombone for the Naples Philharmonic for ten years prior to joining ...


  11. Mason, Barbara JeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Northwest Herald

    ... the Mount Lookout neighborhood of Cincinnati. She graduated from Withrow High School in 1942 and later from Oberlin College with a degree in history. Barbara married Paul B. Mason Jr. in 1946, following his return from service in the Marines. During ...


  12. ZipRecruiter's Ian Siegel uses artificial intelligence to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | SFGate

    ... has nearly 1,000 employees, a quarter of whom are engineers. Studying sociology, psychology and English at Oberlin College wasn't the waste of time that Siegel feared it might be once he started a career in business. "If you think of psychology as ...


  13. Rev. John BensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Times Observer

    ... Dempseytown Schools, 1938; Oil City High School, 1939; Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1943; seminary at Oberlin College, 1946; and received a Masters of Divinity Degree from Vanderbilt University, 1973. John served in the armed services in ...


  14. Center for Jewish History Announces Monish: a Musical Tale of Talmud & TemptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Its score was composed by Sanford Margolis, Professor Emeritus of Piano and former instructor of Yiddish at Oberlin College, soloist with the Minneapolis Symphony, and veteran performer of jazz and klezmer music. Big Galut(e),winner of the Simcha ...


  15. Obituary: William Goldman, Hollywood scriptwriter and novelistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Sunday Herald

    ... and became obsessed with films as a child. After studying (and failing to make much of an impact) at Oberlin College in Ohio, and following a spell in the military, he graduated with a master's degree from Columbia University , whereupon he began to ...


  16. Can the arts create better people? This Philadelphia Orchestra musician thinks so.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 18 | Philly.com

    ... - and connect with some of the top conservatories and colleges in the country. Now, he has his sights set on Oberlin College, and has, with a group of fellow students, created his own chamber orchestra . Project 440 is the brainchild of Joseph ...


  17. Gary Urwin: Inside the Mind of an ArrangerRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 18 | All About Jazz

    ... resembles that of the poet Wallace Stevens. Like Stevens, Urwin matriculated at a prestigious school. (Oberlin College). Like Stevens, Urwin is a practicing lawyer. Like Stevens, he employs both rigor and brilliance in his work. (Musically, anyway. ...


  18. L.A. Braces For Biggest Ever Pro-Palestinian Student ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Forward

    ... make sure they can make it. "There are so many amazing workshops happening," Raphael Dreyfuss, a senior at Oberlin College and a member of SJP and Jewish Voice for Peace, told the Forward. "I'm really interested in meeting and talking to people from ...


  19. Celebrity newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Star Tribune

    ... scandal. Born in Chicago on Aug. 12, 1931, Goldman grew up in the suburb of Highland Park. He graduated from Oberlin College in 1952 and served two years in the Army. 's "Becoming" topped 725,000 copies, making it one of the year's biggest debuts. ...


  20. InconceivableRead the original story

    Friday Nov 16 | Isegoria

    He was born in Chicago, went to Oberlin College in Ohio, served briefly in the military and got a master's in English from Columbia University in New York. He launched a successful literary career immediately after graduating from Columbia with his first novel, The Temple of Gold .