‘Unethical’ Oberlin College handed 50 demands by black student union

“We will not be silenced,” say black student leaders in a list of 50 demands that has landed on the desks of Oberlin College president Mar...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


Beef labeling problems at Oberlin College draw criticism from Hindus

The mislabeling of food at Oberlin College has the Universal Society of Hinduism asking dining staff to be more careful when marking their food.Headqu...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


Amidst sex allegations, Oberlin College revokes Cosby’s honorary degree

Amidst sex allegations, Oberlin College revokes Cosby’s honorary degree

He played Dr. Cliff Huxtable on television’s top-rated show for years, but now embattled actor Bill Cosby is losing degrees.Cosby’s honora...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


Oberlin police train for active shooter inside Langston

Oberlin police train for active shooter inside Langston

Creeping down hallways with firepower at the ready, Oberlin police officers practiced Monday at Langston Middle School against the event of an intrude...

December 21st, 2015 |  


JVS students recieve Best Student Drink award

JVS students recieve Best Student Drink award

A white mint DECA cocoa created by junior DECA students in the JVS marketing and management program won the Best Student Drink this month at the Zero ...

December 21st, 2015 |  


JVS students bake a staggering 36,000 cookies

JVS students bake a staggering 36,000 cookies

Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Civitas MediaMore than 36,000 Christmas cookies were assembled last Wednesday by Lorain County JVS bakery and pastry arts ...

December 21st, 2015 |  


‘Christmas City’ comes to life in First Church exhibit

‘Christmas City’ comes to life in First Church exhibit

A large, detailed creche representing Bethlehem is on display inside the First Church in Oberlin UCC through mid-January.It was created this month by ...

December 16th, 2015 |  


INN UPDATE: Oberlin College’s Gateway Center on track for April opening

INN UPDATE: Oberlin College’s Gateway Center on track for April opening

The final push to opening day at the Peter B. Lewis Gateway Center is underway.Workers are aiming for April 1, but have until the end of the first wee...

December 16th, 2015 updated: December 16th, 2015. |  


Second-graders make holiday gifts for parents

Second-graders make holiday gifts for parents

Photos by Valerie Urbanik | Oberlin News-TribuneSecond-graders in Michele Peters class made Christmas cookie plates and ornaments for their parents th...

December 16th, 2015 |  


Amherst v. Oberlin students in mock court case

Amherst v. Oberlin students in mock court case

“Objection!”Playing lawyers, jurors, witnesses, and bailiff, more than 300 students took part Tuesday in the Educational Service Center of...

December 16th, 2015 |