Events Calendar

Events

September 22 - 28, 2017

Friday, September 22

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs  Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regionals

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs ... 8am

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regionals http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4529

Oberlin, OH  
Rosh Hashana Nature Service

Rosh Hashana Nature Service 10am

Join Hillel for a nature service. We will meet at the Arb (Morgan Street entrance) and walk, meditate, pray, and be in community.

Arboretum  
Rosh on the Roof II

Rosh on the Roof II 11am

Has Rosh Hashanah been years of meaningless services? Spoken in languages you don't really understand? Not to mention hours of the Rabbi's sermon ... Join...

Bertram and Judith Kohl Building, Roof  
Inclusive Excellence learning communities

Inclusive Excellence learning communities 12pm

Join faculty and staff colleagues from across campus to learn about the topics that emerged during kick-off lunches last week for Oberlin's Howard Hughes...

Science Center, A254  
Jazz Forum

Jazz Forum 12:15pm

Come see jazz studies majors play in ensembles at this weekly musical forum at the Cat. Performances followed by comments and questions by both jazz and...

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  
President Ambar’s Office Hours for Students

President Ambar’s Office Hours for Students 1:30pm

President Ambar will host office hours by appointment. Friday, September 22 1:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, September 28 Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, October 11 2...

Cox Administration Building, President's Office, Room 201  
How Financial Innovations and Accelerators Drive U.S. Consumption Booms and Busts, by John V. Duca

How Financial Innovations and Accelerators... 4:30pm

"How Financial Innovations and Accelerators Drive U.S. Consumption Booms and Busts," will be presented by John V. Duca of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas...

King Building, 239  
The Mathematics Tamura/Lilly Lecture

The Mathematics Tamura/Lilly Lecture 4:30pm

Please help us welcome Henry Segerman, assistant professor of mathematics at Oklahoma State University. He will be speaking on "3D Shadows: Casting light on...

King Building, 306  
Firelands Wine Tasting Dinner

Firelands Wine Tasting Dinner 5pm

Join us as we turn Oberlin College’s Rathskeller into a restaurant! We'll be sampling six Firelands Winery wines to compliment your choice of entree, sides,...

Rathskeller, Wilder Hall  
Shabbat Service and Dinner

Shabbat Service and Dinner 5:30pm

Come out to this tasty and spiritual Shabbat experience. Optional service at 5:30pm., followed by dinner at 7pm. Open to all! Bring a friend!

Talcott Hall, Kosher-Halal Coop  
An Autumn Adventure

An Autumn Adventure 7pm

Join us at the Cat in the Cream Coffehouse for a fun fall-themed show screening with some spooky treats! Sponsored by the Cat

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  
Family Style Shabbos Dinner

Family Style Shabbos Dinner 7:30pm

The Shabbos table at Chabad is a place that transcends the academic pressures, social structures, and political affiliations that tend to divide so many....

Chabad Jewish Center  
Contemporary Music Ensemble: Timothy Weiss, conductor; Alexa Still, flute; John Liberatore, composer-in-residence

Contemporary Music Ensemble: Timothy Weiss,... 8pm

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event. A performance by the Contemporary Music Ensemble conducted by Timothy Weiss,...

Warner Concert Hall  
Friday Night Organ Pump

Friday Night Organ Pump 11:59pm

An Oberlin tradition returns. Come enjoy the beautiful Finney organ played by Oberlin Conservatory organ majors at the first Friday Night Organ Pump of the...

Finney Chapel  

Saturday, September 23

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs  Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regionals

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs ... 8am

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regionals http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4529

Oberlin, OH  
Oberlin College Field Hockey vs  DePauw University

Oberlin College Field Hockey vs DePauw University 12pm

Oberlin College Field Hockey vs DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4342

Oberlin, OH  
Oberlin College Women's Volleyball at  Wittenberg University

Oberlin College Women's Volleyball at ... 12pm

Oberlin College Women's Volleyball at Wittenberg University Streaming Video: http://www.wittenbergtigers.com/broadcast/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4405

Springfield, OH  
Oberlin College Football at  Denison University

Oberlin College Football at Denison University 1pm

Oberlin College Football at Denison University http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4327

Granville, OH  
Oberlin College Women's Volleyball vs  Muskingum University

Oberlin College Women's Volleyball vs ... 2pm

Oberlin College Women's Volleyball vs Muskingum University Streaming Video: http://www.wittenbergtigers.com/broadcast/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4406

Springfield, OH  
Junior Recital: Celina Kobetitsch, piano

Junior Recital: Celina Kobetitsch, piano 3pm

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event. A conservatory junior recital performed by Celina Kobetitsch....

Warner Concert Hall  
Oberlin College Women's Soccer vs  Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Women's Soccer vs Ohio... 3pm

Oberlin College Women's Soccer vs Ohio Wesleyan University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4279

Oberlin, OH  
Guest Recital: Anne Gross ’86, soprano with Thomas Bandy, piano

Guest Recital: Anne Gross ’86, soprano with... 4:30pm

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event. A guest recital by soprano Anne Gross ’86 accompanied by Thomas Bandy on...

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  
Oberlin College Men's Soccer vs  Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Men's Soccer vs Ohio Wesleyan... 7pm

Oberlin College Men's Soccer vs Ohio Wesleyan University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4382

Oberlin, OH  
Oberlin Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor; Stanislav Ioudenitch, piano

Oberlin Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor;... 8pm

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event. A performance by the Oberlin Orchestra conducted by Raphael Jiménez, with...

Finney Chapel  

Sunday, September 24

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs  Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regionals

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs ... 8am

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regionals http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4529

Oberlin, OH  
Oberlin College Field Hockey vs  Earlham College

Oberlin College Field Hockey vs Earlham College 11am

Oberlin College Field Hockey vs Earlham College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4343

Oberlin, OH  
3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament 12pm

Show off the basketball skills that you have been diligently fine-tuning your whole life just for this moment! The women's basketball team is hosting a...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, West Gym  
Winter Term Information Session

Winter Term Information Session 1pm

If you are looking for a fulfilling and enriching way to spend your winter term in January 2018, this might be a great opportunity for you. We will be...

King Building, 306  
Guest Chamber Music Recital with Members of The Cleveland Orchestra

Guest Chamber Music Recital with Members of The... 8pm

A guest chamber music performance featuring several members of The Cleveland Orchestra. The concert, in honor of Kenneth Hall Woodside ’59, will raise funds...

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  

Monday, September 25

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs  Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regionals

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs ... 8am

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Regionals http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4529

Oberlin, OH  
Athletics 101

Athletics 101 12pm

Oberlin College was a focal point for developing physical education and athletics as a part of the holistic educational mission of liberal arts colleges in...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 101  
Storytelling through Song: A Talk with Punch Brothers

Storytelling through Song: A Talk with Punch... 12pm

Oberlin Conservatory Assisant Professor of Ethnomusicology Kathryn Metz will moderate a discussion featuring the Punch Brothers, "Storytelling Through...

Birenbaum Innovation and Performance Space  
Punch Brothers Discussion: "Musicians and Managers: A Glimpse Behind the Scenes"

Punch Brothers Discussion: "Musicians and... 4:30pm

The Punch Brothers will be discussing the relationship between artists and managers (a glimpse at the behind-the-scenes work involved in organizing tour...

Birenbaum Innovation and Performance Space  
Why Should I Learn Another Language?

Why Should I Learn Another Language? 4:30pm

A talk by Perry Link, emeritus professor of East Asian Studies, Princeton University, and Chancellorial Chair for Teaching Across Disciplines, University of...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), 050  
BORDER STUDIES: Community as a Minor Utopia

BORDER STUDIES: Community as a Minor Utopia 4:45pm

The Border Studies Program presents: a talk with SURCO about "Community as a Minor Utopia." SURCO AC is a social organization from Oaxaca, Mexico, whose...

StudiOC, College of Arts and Sciences Admissions Office  
Paa Joe and the Fantasy Coffins of Ghana

Paa Joe and the Fantasy Coffins of Ghana 4:45pm

In this talk, Paa Joe, one of Ghana's most celebrated "fantasy coffin" artists, describes the history, use, production, and reception of this distinctive art...

Allen Memorial Art Building, Classroom 1  

Tuesday, September 26

"Thile & Bach" with mandolinist Chris Thile from Punch Brothers

"Thile & Bach" with mandolinist... 12:30pm

Chris Thile from the Punch Brothers will perform and talk about Bach.

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  
Vinyasa Yoga

Vinyasa Yoga 12:30pm

Vinyasa Yoga is an all-levels flow class, meaning the movement flows from pose to pose using one's breath. This practice serves to elevate the heart rate...

Solaluna Yoga Studio, Second level  
Department of Mathematics Lecture: Douglas McKenna

Department of Mathematics Lecture: Douglas McKenna 4pm

The math department will present guest speaker Douglas McKenna, whose lecture topic is "The Art of Hamiltonian Motifs: Generalized Hilbert Curves with...

King Building, 203  
Democracy Series

Democracy Series 4:30pm

Roundtable discussion of current challenges in democracy.

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), 050  
Master Class: Improv Guitar & Banjo with Punch Brothers Chris Eldridge '04 & Noam Pikelny

Master Class: Improv Guitar & Banjo with... 4:30pm

A master class with Chris Eldridge '04 and Noam Pikelny of the Punch Brothers, with a focus on guitar and banjo improvisation.

Bibbins Hall (Conservatory of Music), 213  
Master Class: Violin Improvisation with Gabe Witcher of Punch Brothers

Master Class: Violin Improvisation with Gabe... 4:30pm

A master class held by violinist Gabe Witcher of Punch Brothers, with a focus on improvisation.

Bibbins Hall (Conservatory of Music), 233  
Why Women Should Run For Office, and Why You Should Vote For Them

Why Women Should Run For Office, and Why You... 4:30pm

"Why Women Should Run For Office, and Why You Should Vote For Them" will be presented by Ruth Hardy '92, executive director of Emerge Vermont, which...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 101  
Ask the Professionals: Mixer & Panel for Students and Alumni

Ask the Professionals: Mixer & Panel for... 7pm

Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow, the Oberlin Alumni Association, and Career Development Center invite you to attend a reception and panel discussion...

Carnegie Building, Root Room  
Jam Session Prep and Repertoire Building Workshop with Punch Brothers

Jam Session Prep and Repertoire Building... 7pm

Those interested in participating in the Punch Brothers jam session at 8:30 pm should meet at the Birenbaum at 7:00 pm. There will be a breakout into small...

Birenbaum Innovation and Performance Space  
Oberlin College Field Hockey at  Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Field Hockey at Ohio Wesleyan... 7pm

Oberlin College Field Hockey at Ohio Wesleyan University http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4344

Delaware, OH  
Oberlin College Men's Soccer at  University of Mount Union

Oberlin College Men's Soccer at University of... 7pm

Oberlin College Men's Soccer at University of Mount Union http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4383

Alliance, OH  
Oberlin College Women's Soccer at  Muskingum University

Oberlin College Women's Soccer at Muskingum... 7pm

Oberlin College Women's Soccer at Muskingum University http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4280

New Concord, OH  
Jam Session with Punch Brothers

Jam Session with Punch Brothers 8:30pm

Enjoy and participate in a jam session with the visiting Punch Brothers. Those wishing to participate in this event need to attend the Prep & Repertoire...

Birenbaum Innovation and Performance Space  

Wednesday, September 27

Discussion on the History of Bluegrass with Punch Brothers

Discussion on the History of Bluegrass with... 12pm

A presentation by the Punch Brothers discussing the history of bluegrass.

Birenbaum Innovation and Performance Space  
Landing Internships in Finance and Economics

Landing Internships in Finance and Economics 12pm

Learn how to find, apply, and succeed in internship opportunities in finance and economics, featuring discussions from students who have built success in the...

King Building, 306  
Moral Compass: Chabad Lunch & Learn

Moral Compass: Chabad Lunch & Learn 12pm

Join Rabbi Shlomo and your fellow Obies for a fascinating discussion about Jewish ethics and morals. Bagels & lox lunch provided—and some yummy treats, too.

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 110  
Oberlin Shansi Fellowship Information Session

Oberlin Shansi Fellowship Information Session 12pm

Are you a graduating senior looking for an exciting opportunity next year? Come learn more about the Oberlin Shansi Fellowships. This fall, Oberlin Shansi...

Bibbins Hall (Conservatory of Music), 325  
Intramural Bowling Doubles League

Intramural Bowling Doubles League 7pm

Bowlers of all levels can participate in the Intramural Bowling Doubles League at College Lanes. The league is open to all students, faculty, and staff...

College Lanes, Hales Annex  
Oberlin College Men's Soccer at  University of Mount Union

Oberlin College Men's Soccer at University of... 7pm

Oberlin College Men's Soccer at University of Mount Union http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4383

Alliance, OH  
Study Away Info Session

Study Away Info Session 7pm

Interested in studying away from campus for a semester or year? Come learn about how to apply for an academic leave of absence, selecting a program, and...

Adam Joseph Lewis Center for Environmental Studies, Atrium  
Oberlin College Men's Soccer at  University of Mount Union

Oberlin College Men's Soccer at University of... 7:30pm

Oberlin College Men's Soccer at University of Mount Union http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4383

Alliance, OH  
Oberlin College Women's Volleyball vs  Case Western Reserve University

Oberlin College Women's Volleyball vs Case... 7:30pm

Oberlin College Women's Volleyball vs Case Western Reserve University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ ...

Oberlin, OH  
Faculty Recital: Jonathan Moyer AD '12, organ

Faculty Recital: Jonathan Moyer AD '12, organ 8pm

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event. A Conservatory of Music faculty recital by Jonathan Moyer AD '12,...

Fairchild Chapel, Bosworth Hall  
Listening Party with Punch Brothers

Listening Party with Punch Brothers 8pm

A listening party at the Birenbaum with Punch Brothers! Open to the public with cash bar available at 7:30 pm. Please go to Punch Brothers for more...

Birenbaum Innovation and Performance Space  
The Dead South

The Dead South 8pm

The Dead South have been described as outlaws, modern hillbillies and Mumford and Sons’ evil twins, but the best way to describe the Regina-based band is...

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex, Cat  
The Dead South

The Dead South 8pm

They wear white shirts and black suspenders, black pants and travellers’ hats. They sing about murderous, estranged spouses and runaway lover cousins in a...

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  

Thursday, September 28

African Art in the AMAM Collection

African Art in the AMAM Collection 10am

A student-curated installation aims to demonstrate the diversity of African visual expression and material culture, challenging Western conceptions of the...

Allen Memorial Art Museum  
President Ambar’s Office Hours for Students

President Ambar’s Office Hours for Students 12pm

President Ambar will host office hours by appointment. Friday, September 22 1:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, September 28 Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, October 11 2...

Cox Administration Building, President's Office, Room 201  
Vinyasa Yoga

Vinyasa Yoga 12:30pm

Vinyasa Yoga is an all-levels flow class, meaning the movement flows from pose to pose using one's breath. This practice serves to elevate the heart rate...

Solaluna Yoga Studio, Second level  
Public Talk: "Leveraging Cultural Heritage Assets through Shared Collaborations"

Public Talk: "Leveraging Cultural Heritage... 4pm

Dr. Irene M.H. Herold will discuss the possibilities of the nexus achieved when academic libraries, archives, and museums collaborate to ignite...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Moffett Auditorium  
Study Away Fair

Study Away Fair 4pm

The Study Away Fair is open to all students interested in pursuing an academic leave of absence to study away from campus for a semester or year during...

Peters Hall, Klutznick Commons, 2nd Floor  
Oberlin Shansi In-Asia Grants Info Session

Oberlin Shansi In-Asia Grants Info Session 4:30pm

Are you looking for an amazing opportunity to travel this Winter Term or next summer? Then come learn about the Oberlin Shansi In-Asia Grants! Every year,...

Bibbins Hall (Conservatory of Music), 325  
Physics & Astronomy Department Lecture Series

Physics & Astronomy Department Lecture Series 4:35pm

"Tracing Evolution in the Outskirts of the Pinwheel Galaxy" is the title of the talk to be presented by Chris Mihos, Professor of Astronomy at Case Western...

Wright Lecture Hall, W201  
Large Group OCF (Oberlin Christian Fellowship) @ the Cat

Large Group OCF (Oberlin Christian Fellowship)... 6:30pm

Come and join OCF for worship, prayer, teaching and testimonies! Wherever you are on your journey, we would love to see you!

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  
Artist Recital Series: Punch Brothers

Artist Recital Series: Punch Brothers 8pm

The Punch Brothers bluegrass quintet makes its first appearance on the Artist Recital Series, and its first campus gig since mandolinist Chris Thile became...

Finney Chapel  
K-Pop Night with Karaoke

K-Pop Night with Karaoke 10pm

Listen to, dance to, and sing K-Pop at the K-Pop Night with Karaoke hosted by OKSA.

’Sco (Dionysus Club), Wilder Hall  

September 22 - 28, 2017