Events Calendar

Events

September 24 - 30, 2016

Saturday, September 24

2016 Walk to End Alzheimer's

2016 Walk to End Alzheimer's 8am

Join your neighbors on Saturday, September 24, in Tappan Square for the Alzheimer’s Association event Walk to End Alzheimer’s! Held annually in more than 600...

Tappan Square  
Men's Tennis vs  ITA Central Region Championships

Men's Tennis vs ITA Central Region Championships 8am

Men's Tennis vs ITA Central Region Championships http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3985

Kalamazoo, MI  
Education Outreach Programs Orientation and Community Service Work Study Program Orientation

Education Outreach Programs Orientation and... 8:30am

Required Orientation session for students participating in Education Outreach Programs such as America Counts, America Reads, Ninde Scholars Program. Other...

King Building, 106  
Open House: College Archives 50th Anniversary Celebration

Open House: College Archives 50th Anniversary... 10am

The College Archives welcomes visitors to our open house to view an exhibit and other materials from our holdings in celebration of our 50th annniversary.

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Goodrich Room, 410 Mudd Center  
Community & Culture Festival

Community & Culture Festival 11am

Join us on Tappan Square for the annual Community & Culture Festival to celebrate Oberlin's community, diversity, and culture. Activities will include:...

Tappan Square  
Men's Soccer vs  DePauw University

Men's Soccer vs DePauw University 12pm

Men's Soccer vs DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3886

Oberlin, OH  
Women's Tennis vs  Oberlin College Alumni Event

Women's Tennis vs Oberlin College Alumni Event 1pm

Women's Tennis vs Oberlin College Alumni Event http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3983

Oberlin, OH  
Women's Soccer vs  DePauw University

Women's Soccer vs DePauw University 2:30pm

Women's Soccer vs DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3913

Oberlin, OH  
Fiction Reading by Suzanne Sanders Overstreet

Fiction Reading by Suzanne Sanders Overstreet 4pm

Suzanne Sanders Overstreet is the program coordinator for the Oberlin College Creative Writing Program. Her debut novel, Wait For Me (eLectio Publishing...

Mindfair Books  
Women's Volleyball at  The College of Wooster

Women's Volleyball at The College of Wooster 5pm

Women's Volleyball at The College of Wooster Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/wooster/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3959

Wooster, OH  
Football vs  Ohio Wesleyan University

Football vs Ohio Wesleyan University 6pm

Football vs Ohio Wesleyan University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ Streaming Audio:...

Oberlin, OH  
Faculty and Guest Recital: Peter Swendsen and Jen Torrence "What Noises Remain"

Faculty and Guest Recital: Peter Swendsen and... 6:30pm

Please join Peter Swendsen Jennifer Torrence, for the premiere of their evening-length piece, What Noises Remain. ***Admission is free but tickets are...

Warner Center, Main Space  
Student-Alumni Networking Reception

Student-Alumni Networking Reception 7pm

Join alumni leaders for a casual networking reception to chat about shared Oberlin experiences, postgraduate plans, and general career advice. Space is...

Hotel at Oberlin  
Oberlin Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor

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...

Finney Chapel  

Sunday, September 25

Oberlin Buddhist Fellowship

Oberlin Buddhist Fellowship 11am

Weekly meditation and student-led discussion with Jacques Rutzky. Oberlin Buddhist Fellowship is an open community to explore Buddhism. Through meditation...

 
Field Hockey at  Wittenberg University

Field Hockey at Wittenberg University 1pm

Field Hockey at Wittenberg University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/wit/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3929

Springfield, OH  
Ballet Sundays!

Ballet Sundays! 2pm

Free ballet class for low intermediate through advance dancers. Taught by area professionals.

Warner Center, Dance Studio  
Sunday Object Talk - Naomi Greenspan '17

Sunday Object Talk - Naomi Greenspan '17 2pm

Naomi Greenspan ’17 will discuss Andy Warhol's silkscreen painting Jackie from 1963, currently on view in the exhibition Time Well Spent: Art and...

Allen Memorial Art Museum  
Keglers Intramural Bowling League

Keglers Intramural Bowling League 7pm

Want to bowl? Sign up as a team or an individual, we will help find a team for you! Bowl either Thursday or Sunday.

College Lanes, Hales Annex  
Oberlin Sinfonietta: Timothy Weiss, conductor; Kirsten Docter '92, viola; Juliana Zara '17, soprano

Oberlin Sinfonietta: Timothy Weiss, conductor;... 8pm

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event. A performance by the Oberlin Sinfonietta conducted by Timothy Weiss, with...

Warner Concert Hall  

Monday, September 26

Come Hear the Shofar

Come Hear the Shofar 9:50am

Want to get your ears and heart ready for Rosh Hashana? Come for 5-8 minutes of singing and shofar blowing with Rabbi Megan Doherty every class day between...

Wilder Bowl  
Move it Monday & Workout Wednesday

Move it Monday & Workout Wednesday 12pm

Join Oberlin's Director of Wellness Jason Hudson for a challenging, ever-changing workout every Monday and Wednesday on the indoor track. Change your normal...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Indoor track  
Women in Jazz Workshop with Monika Herzig

Women in Jazz Workshop with Monika Herzig 2:30pm

Monika Herzig leads this Women in Jazz workshop, alongside with her ensemble members, where she will share her insights, experiences, and challenges faced as...

Clonick Hall, Bertram and Judith Kohl Building  
Bulgarika: Bulgarian Folk Music and Dancing

Bulgarika: Bulgarian Folk Music and Dancing 4:30pm

Bulgarika presents traditional Bulgarian songs and tunes. The band is led by husband and wife team, Nikolay (gadulka, a fiddle) and Donka Kolev (vocalist),...

’Sco (Dionysus Club), Wilder Hall  

Tuesday, September 27

Middlebury School in China - Study Away Info Table

Middlebury School in China - Study Away Info Table 9am

The Middlebury School in China, run in conjunction with CET Academic Programs, is characterized by a focus on Chinese language immersion and integration with...

Peters Hall, Lobby  
Oberlin Business Scholars Info Session

Oberlin Business Scholars Info Session 12pm

The Oberlin Business Scholars program provides selected students from all majors with a foundation of skills, knowledge, and contacts to help them more...

King Building, 101  
Vinyasa Yoga

Vinyasa Yoga 12pm

Vinyasa Yoga is a powerful, energetic form of yoga where students fluidly move from one pose to the next while connecting their breathing to their movements....

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Double squash courts  
Core and Weights

Core and Weights 12:15pm

This class will increase your cardio fitness, build your strength and improve your balance and flexibility, by combining step, weights, flexibility and core.

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Multipurpose room  
Shansi In-Asia Grant Information Session

Shansi In-Asia Grant Information Session 12:30pm

Oberlin Shansi provides grants to Oberlin College and Conservatory of Music students for the purpose of promoting individual and creative engagement with...

King Building, 227  
Oberlin Business Scholars Info Session

Oberlin Business Scholars Info Session 4:30pm

The Oberlin Business Scholars program provides selected students from all majors with a foundation of skills, knowledge, and contacts to help them more...

King Building, 101  
Tango @ Oberlin

Tango @ Oberlin 4:30pm

Coming weekly to Oberlin is a free weekly Argentine Tango Class sponsored by several departments. Join us to learn the moves, enjoy music, and have fun!

Spanish House (La Casa Hispanica; Harvey House)  
Tango for Adults

Tango for Adults 7pm

Tango for Adults: No partner needed, 5 more sessions to go! Have you ever wanted to take a tango class but always thought you will never pull off the moves...

Firelands Association for the Visual Arts (FAVA), Dancer's Studio at Oberlin  
Field Hockey at  Bethany College

Field Hockey at Bethany College 7:30pm

Field Hockey at Bethany College http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3930

Bethany, WV  
Guest Recital: Fiona Hughes '10, baroque violin and Alessio Giacobone, organ

Guest Recital: Fiona Hughes '10, baroque violin... 8pm

A guest recital by Fiona Hughes '10, baroque violin and Alessio Giacobone, organ. ---- Program: Partita 2 in D Minor, BWV 1004 Johann Sebastian...

Fairchild Chapel, Bosworth Hall  

Wednesday, September 28

Come Hear the Shofar

Come Hear the Shofar 9:50am

Want to get your ears and heart ready for Rosh Hashana? Come for 5-8 minutes of singing and shofar blowing with Rabbi Megan Doherty every class day between...

Wilder Bowl  
Info Table: City Year

Info Table: City Year 12pm

Visit the City Year information table to gather insight to postgraduate public service in schools in low-income communities. As a City Year Americorps...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Academic Commons  
Move it Monday & Workout Wednesday

Move it Monday & Workout Wednesday 12pm

Join Oberlin's Director of Wellness Jason Hudson for a challenging, ever-changing workout every Monday and Wednesday on the indoor track. Change your normal...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Indoor track  
Selective Liberal Arts Consortium Q&A Session

Selective Liberal Arts Consortium Q&A Session 12:15pm

Come to our recuriting and Q&A event designed for seniors interested in full-time employment after Oberlin. Oberlin is a founding member of the Selective...

King Building, 101  
Language Pedagogy Brown Bag Session

Language Pedagogy Brown Bag Session 12:30pm

All Oberlin language teachers are invited to attend these informal sharing sessions by faculty and staff about strategies and activities for the L2...

Cooper International Learning Center, Peters Hall, 327  
Shansi Fellowship Information Session

Shansi Fellowship Information Session 12:30pm

All graduating seniors interested in international opportunities should consider applying for a Shansi Fellowship. Shansi offers one-to-two-year positions in...

Bibbins Hall (Conservatory of Music), 223  
PI Series: Guest Master Class: Alex Conde - Fundamentals of Accompanying Flamenco for Percussion

PI Series: Guest Master Class: Alex Conde -... 4pm

PI Series: A guest master class by Alex Conde - Fundamentals of Accompanying Flamenco for Percussion -- Alex Conde is a vibrant and visionary jazz and...

Conservatory Central Unit, 34  
Info Session: City Year: A Day in the Life of a Change Agent

Info Session: City Year: A Day in the Life of a... 4:30pm

Attend the City Year Information Session and take an in-depth look at City Year as a postgraduate opportunity to participate in meaningful public service...

King Building, 123  
Men's Soccer vs  Otterbein University

Men's Soccer vs Otterbein University 7pm

Men's Soccer vs Otterbein University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3887

Oberlin, OH  
Study Away Information Session

Study Away Information Session 7pm

Interested in studying away from campus? Come learn about the application process, selecting a program, financial resources, and deadlines for studying away...

Science Center, Nancy Schrom Dye Lecture Hall, A162  
Women's Volleyball at  Hiram College

Women's Volleyball at Hiram College 7pm

Women's Volleyball at Hiram College http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3960

Hiram, OH  

Thursday, September 29

Vinyasa Yoga

Vinyasa Yoga 12pm

Vinyasa Yoga is a powerful, energetic form of yoga where students fluidly move from one pose to the next while connecting their breathing to their movements....

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Double squash courts  
Core and Weights

Core and Weights 12:15pm

This class will increase your cardio fitness, build your strength and improve your balance and flexibility, by combining step, weights, flexibility and core.

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Multipurpose room  
PRESHCO (Programa de Estudios Hispánicos en Córdoba)

PRESHCO (Programa de Estudios Hispánicos en... 12:30pm

Spend a semester abroad to develop your knowledge of Spanish language, literature, and culture in one of the most picturesque and historically diverse cities...

Peters Hall, 130  
PI Series: Guest Master Class: Alex Conde, jazz/flamenco piano

PI Series: Guest Master Class: Alex Conde,... 3:30pm

PI Series: A guest master class by Alex Conde, jazz piano. -- Alex Conde is a vibrant and visionary jazz and flamenco pianist, composer and music educator...

Clonick Hall, Bertram and Judith Kohl Building  
Annual Study Away Fair

Annual Study Away Fair 4pm

Annual information fair with Oberlin-affiliated Study Away program representatives. Students interested in studying away from campus will have the...

Peters Hall, Klutznik Commons, first-floor lobby  
Faculty/Staff Workshop on Implicit Bias

Faculty/Staff Workshop on Implicit Bias 4:30pm

According to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, “ 'Implicit bias' is a term of art referring to relatively unconscious and relatively automatic...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), 052 Moffett Auditorium  
Field Hockey vs  Denison University

Field Hockey vs Denison University 4:30pm

Field Hockey vs Denison University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3931

Oberlin, OH  
Selective Liberal Arts Consortium Q&A Session

Selective Liberal Arts Consortium Q&A Session 4:45pm

For seniors interested in full time employment after Oberlin, come to our recuriting and Q&A session. Oberlin is a founding member of the Selective Liberal...

King Building, 101  
Guest Master Class: Pinchas Zukerman, violin & viola

Guest Master Class: Pinchas Zukerman, violin... 6:30pm

A guest master class given by Pinchas Zukerman, violin and viola. Mr. Zukerman will work with violinists and violists from the Conservatory of Music from...

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  
PI Series: Guest Recital: Alex Conde, jazz and flamenco piano

PI Series: Guest Recital: Alex Conde, jazz and... 6:30pm

PI Series: A guest recital by Alex Conde, jazz and flamenco piano. -- Alex Conde is a vibrant and visionary jazz and flamenco pianist, composer and music...

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  
French Movie: "Amélie"

French Movie: "Amélie" 7:30pm

Amélie is a 2001 romantic comedy film directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet. Written by Jeunet with Guillaume Laurant, the film is a whimsical depiction of...

French House (la Maison Francophone, Bailey House)  
Sammy Miller and The Congregation

Sammy Miller and The Congregation 10pm

Sammy Miller and The Congregation, a seven-piece Jazz band from New York's Lincoln Center, are coming to The ’Sco! A native of Los Angeles, Grammy nominated...

’Sco (Dionysus Club), Wilder Hall  

Friday, September 30

Women's Tennis vs  ITA Central Region Championships

Women's Tennis vs ITA Central Region...

Women's Tennis vs ITA Central Region Championships http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3979

Kalamazoo, MI  
Come Hear the Shofar

Come Hear the Shofar 9:50am

Want to get your ears and heart ready for Rosh Hashana? Come for 5-8 minutes of singing and shofar blowing with Rabbi Megan Doherty every class day between...

Wilder Bowl  
Fixing America: Laurence J. Kotlikoff

Fixing America: Laurence J. Kotlikoff 12pm

"Fixing America," presented by Professor Laurence J. Kotlikoff, William Fairfield Warren Professor of Economics at Boston University. Our country is facing...

King Building, 123  
Biology Seminar: What are Biological Sensory Powers?

Biology Seminar: What are Biological Sensory... 12:15pm

Todd Ganson, PhD Professor of Philosophy, Oberlin College “What are Biological Sensory Powers?” What sort of ability do biologists have in mind when they...

Science Center, A154  
Jazz Forum

Jazz Forum 12:15pm

Performances by Oberlin students in the Jazz Studies Program.

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  
Cross Country at  All-Ohio Championships

Cross Country at All-Ohio Championships 2pm

Cross Country at All-Ohio Championships http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3944

Cedarville, OH  
Gifts from the Spiritual Traditions: Culture, Art, and Wellbeing

Gifts from the Spiritual Traditions: Culture,... 3pm

Your are invited to exploration and growth. Awaken to the perspective that connections science and spirituality supported by cutting edge 21st century...

First Church in Oberlin  
Peace Pot Luck

Peace Pot Luck 5:30pm

Sarah Johnson ’15, human rights accompanier with the Santa Elena Project of Accopmpaniment, will speak on "They Can Cut the Flowers but They Can't Hold Up...

Peace Community Church  
Socializing with the Scientists

Socializing with the Scientists 5:30pm

All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to meet weekely to talk about all-things science. Pizza provided.

Science Center, David Love Lounge  
Studio Art 2016: Faculty Show Opening

Studio Art 2016: Faculty Show Opening 6pm

Studio Art 2016 Please join the Department of Art for the faculty show opening of Studio Art 2016. The show will be on display through October 28. All are...

Richard D. Baron ’64 Art Gallery  
Poetry and Empanadas (Empanadas y Poesía)

Poetry and Empanadas (Empanadas y Poesía) 7pm

Celebrate the start of semester by sharing selections of poetry of Latin America and beyond, while enjoying and preparing authentic Chilean Empanadas—tender...

Spanish House (La Casa Hispanica; Harvey House)  
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  
Artist Recital Series: Zukerman Trio

Artist Recital Series: Zukerman Trio 8pm

An Artist Recital Series performance by the Zukerman Trio. Consisting of violinist Pinchas Zukerman, cellist Amanda Forsyth, and pianist Angela Cheng, the...

Finney Chapel  

September 24 - 30, 2016