Oberlin Alumni Magazine

Winter 2018–19 Vol. 113 No. 3 OAM Home | Oberlin Online

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  • Embracing Who We Need to Be

    The Inauguration Speech of President Carmen Twillie Ambar.

  • I Let Star Trek Pick My College

    How an intergalactic television encounter with Avery Brooks ’70 teleported Kendra James ’10 to Oberlin.

  • A Banner Held High

    Mary Church Terrell, Class of 1884, began her life of activism at Oberlin. Now, Oberlin recognizes her place in history by naming its main library after her.

  • Chocolate’s Bitter Aftertaste

    Chocolate may be sweet, but the way it’s made isn’t always. Tom Neuhaus ’74, president and founder of Project Hope & Fairness, explores the bitter roots of the treat and ways to de-colonialize the chocolate you eat.

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