A Decade of Campus Language at Oberlin College: Obie-speak
Edwin Mellen Press, 2003 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 175 pages
This title is a dictionary of terms contributed and defined by students themselves over a decade - between 1989 and 1999 - with explanatory notes and an introductory essay. It reflects both college students generally and Oberlin College students particularly.
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Dictionaries of Linguistic Localisms as Submitted and Defined
Map of the Oberlin College Campus
A-level acronym athletes basement of Wilder beer behavior Black English building Bunny co-op College Street Conservatory of Music course crunchy Dascomb Hall derogatory term Dictionary dining co-op Dining Facility Dionysus dormitory EXCO Fairchild Fairchild Hall Feve Fred's Diner granola Harkie interj John Mercer Langston live off campus located lounge male marijuana meal Mudd Library North Campus Dining Oberlin College Oberlin College Student Oberlin Student Cooperative Obie official name OSCA pejorative phrase a person phrase intr phrase name phrase nickname popular Professor Street Residential residents restaurant RHHDAS sexual relations shortened form slang slang term South Hall Stevenson Dining Hall Stevenson Hall student co-op Student Cooperative Association student enrolled student organization student who submitted submitted this entry submitted this phrase submitted this term suffix term noted Ultimate Frisbee usage usually Validine variant vegan West College Street Wilder Hall word