The Oberlin Review
February 13, 2004

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City council passes Union St. housing

Oberlin City Council voted on Jan. 20 to approve new dormitory construction on the Union Street site.

MRC regroups following loss

The search for a new director of the Multicultural Resource Center after the death of Rachel Beverly is coming to a close.

Also in news:
Smoking guns at Oberlin?
Brain in dorm raid
Black History Month and Brown at 50
Abolition debates revisited
Allen Memorial merges with Lorain hospital
Digs get cosmetic surgery
Ambitious Dennis Kucinich says race isn't over
Off the Cuff: Angie Estes
Community Events Calendar


Indoor track places third, fifth at Case

The Oberlin men's and women's indoor track and field teams competed at the Case Western Reserve University Invitational in Cleveland and at the NCAC relays at Wabash College over Winter Term.

Women's team tops Wooster

The Yeowomen basketball has had a roller coaster Winter Term, with both big wins and heartbreaking losses.

Also in sports:
Men upset Denison
Swimmers show improvement after training
In the Locker Room with Dan Cole and DeVaughn Montgomery
Athlete of the Week: Cristina Briboneria


Hildegard's Ordo Virtutum sells out Fairchild

Oberlin students soak up morality when it's dressed up in medieval costumes, carries feminist implications, and is performed by a dedicated cast of Winter Term students expertly directed by senior Mary Larew.

Talking vaginas work to stop violence

"I believe in positive change through positive attitudes. It's the kind of theater I like to do," says Melissa Threadgill, director of this year's annual production of The Vagina Monologues.

Also in arts:
Pippin strange and satisfying show
Crowe crosses the wayward ocean
Oberlin flautist displays electrifying performance
Pop Culture Digest: Top 10 Films of 2003
Arts Calendar


Weapons of mass destruction
Entrepreneurial Obie spirit
A vote for Dean is for Dubya
Student promotes Gospel conference at Oberlin
Wellness Center outreach
Harmon husband's murder
The Wellness Center website
Alumnus criticizes donating to Oberlin College
Food: Love in the wake of Salmonella poisoning
Editorial: Students driven to print