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  1. Reas to play Bach, Sweelinck, others in annual organ concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Herald Gazette

    ... & Co. of Gorham over a period of years, finishing in 2010. Reas holds degrees in organ performance from Oberlin College, the University of Oregon and the Eastman School of Music. In June, he retired as director of music at St. Paul's Episcoal ...

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  2. Award-winning Violinist Sophie Davis to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Herald Gazette

    ... this talented musician. Davis holds a B.M. in violin performance and a B.A. in environmental studies from Oberlin College and Conservatory. With her sister Josie, she was a featured performer on the National Public Radio program, "From the Top". ...

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  3. "Ready for Rain" on ministry, music and East TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... other siblings. It was during the summer of 2015, when she spent a few weeks at a fine arts conservatory at Oberlin College. Walters said they had conservatory rehearsals every day. One evening, called her mother and shared how she never wanted her ...

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  4. John Rother Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... security, Mr. Rother has had a successful career in the field of law. He earned a Bachelor of Arts from Oberlin College, graduating with honors in 1969, and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1975. He has ...

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  5. White supremacists are thrilled with Tucker Carlson's war on diversityRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Media Matters for America

    ... her at Media Matters , where she has worked since January 2017. She has a bachelor's degree in politics from Oberlin College. She was previously an intern at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and in the office of Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH).

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  6. Ashland fieldhouse groundbreaking set for Sept. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... on Sept. 30. Gravitt announced his resignation Aug. 27, saying his travel commitments tied to his job at Oberlin College made it difficult to continue serving on the board. Wolfe said members of the public interested in serving on the board will ...

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  7. Unhappy with your college dining hall? Start a co-op.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | Chicago Tribune

    ... successful student-run co-ops at the University of California at Berkeley, the University of Maryland and Oberlin College, among others. Some food co-ops are as simple as a bulk-buying club while others go so far as to include housing. No matter the ...

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  8. New Williams' president talks challenges in age of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... discussion about what is the correct educational model in 2018." Mandel earned a bachelor's degree from Oberlin College in 1989 and a master's degree and Ph.D. in history from the University of Michigan in 1993 and 1998, respectively. She started at ...

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  9. Kelleys Island preserve offers natural historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | News Herald

    ... fossils to rare native species found today. Bruce Simonson, retired professor of geology at Oberlin College, points out the prevalence of coral fossils in the limestone at the Curilla Preserve on Kelleys Island. KELLEYS ISLAND - The rich natural ...

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  10. Tech Startup Wants to Make It Easier to Find Jobs After CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... with four Ohio universities (Case Western Reserve University, Cedarville University, Denison University, and Oberlin College) and the University of Chicago . Knific says the company hopes to expand nationwide.

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  11. Private collection of fine Asian decorative arts and furniture will headline auctionRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 2 | Art Daily

    The private collection of the late Dr. Ronald J. DiCenzo, the former Professor of History and East Asian Studies at Oberlin College in Ohio - whose enthusiasm for Japanese culture are brilliantly displayed through his superb collection of fine decorations and furniture - will be auctioned on Wednesday, September 12th, by Gray's Auctioneers & Appraisers . The auction will be held online and in Gray's showroom, at 10717 Detroit Avenue in Cleveland, starting at 10 am Eastern time.

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  12. Albion first-year runner makes impressive debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | MLive.com

    ... teams from the Great Lakes region. The University of Mount Union was first with a total of 60, followed by Oberlin College (74) and Albion (83). Hannah Adams, a sophomore, completed Albion's top five (26:15), and she was closely followed by Kendra ...

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  13. Dutchtown High football previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | The Advocate

    ... Ben Mays (Cornell), wide receiver Noah Gray (Indiana Wesleyan University) and tight end Brandon Davies (Oberlin College) on offense. Stepping into the quarterback role will be senior Dre Monroe. Monroe took over in week nine after Mays was injured ...

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  14. Asian objects from the collection of the late Dr. Ronald J. DiCenzo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | World News Report

    ... collection of the late Dr. Ronald J. DiCenzo, the former Professor of History and East Asian Studies at Oberlin College in Ohio - whose enthusiasm for Japanese culture (and Asian culture overall) are brilliantly displayed through his superb ...

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  15. Ruth E. Rowan, 68, of NorthboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... Rowan of Washington, D.C., as well as nephews and nieces and grandnephews and grandnieces. Ruth attended Oberlin College and Sloan School of M.I.T. She had a career in finance, working for Norton Company, Digital Equipment Corp., W.R. Grace and ...

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  16. Renowned Organist James David Christie Accused of Sexual Misconduct ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Billboard

    ... has stepped down from his post as distinguished artist-in-residence. Christie has also resigned from Oberlin College and Conservatory, where he was a professor. The orchestra said it had been unaware of the allegations against him and has "no plans ...

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  17. Ashland school board president Gravitt announces resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    The Ashland school board president's resignation announcement and unveiling of plans to auction the former middle school site marked a quick 20-minute meeting Monday night. First elected to the school board in 2013 and reelected in 2017, Gravitt said he plans to move closer to his job as senior major gifts officer at Oberlin College.

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  18. George Walker, Barrier-Breaking Composer, Is Dead at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | The New York Times

    ... of our home life." (There was plenty of music in the household; his younger sister was the pianist and Oberlin College professor Frances Walker-Slocum . She died in June.) A gifted student, young George graduated from high school at 14 and received ...

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  19. Renowned organist accused of sexual misconduct, resigns as Oberlin College conservatory professorRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 26 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    The Boston Globe reports that a group of former students at the College of Holy Cross in Worcester allege that James David Christie sexually abused them while they were at the school. Oberlin College spokesman Scott Wargo told the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram that on Aug. 10, the college's Title IX coordinator took a report alleging that James David Christie, professor of organ, had violated Oberlin's sexual misconduct policy by engaging in inappropriate behavior with students.

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  20. Amid sex-abuse allegations, organist James David Christie leaves Holy CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER – An internationally acclaimed organist has resigned from the College of Holy Cross amid allegations of sexual abuse by former students, the college said Friday. The organist, James David Christie, also departed from Oberlin College and Conservatory amid similar allegations, according to a report about the allegations in the Boston Globe.

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