Events Calendar

Events

May 4 - 10, 2015

Monday, May 4

Exhibition:  “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail Art of Edgardo Antonio Vigo"

Exhibition: “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail...

Argentinian artist Edgardo Antonio’s multi-faceted work included text-based conceptualism, visual poetry, and performances he called "signalings.” He was a...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Academic Commons, Main Level  
TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling Sessions for Employees

TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling Sessions for... 8:30am

Employees can discuss their personal financial situation with an experienced TIAA-CREF financial consultant on a confidential basis. Attend an individual...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 220  
Weight Watchers At Work

Weight Watchers At Work 12:15pm

Weight Watchers meets weekly. Sessions are from 12:15-1 pm on Mondays. Meeting are open to all members of the Oberlin campus and community at large. To...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 211  
Jivamukti Yoga Class

Jivamukti Yoga Class 5:30pm

Jivamukti Yoga classes are fast paced and invigorating in a vinyasa style. It is a fully balanced class which includes asana warm-up, chanting, setting of...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Multipurpose Room  
Photoshop: Glamurrr

Photoshop: Glamurrr 6:00pm

This workshop will cover editing portraits using differnt blurs, the burn and dodge tool, and the healing tool.

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Multimedia Lab  
Oberlin College Media Center Workshop: Fast Fourier Transfer [FFT] in Max/MSP

Oberlin College Media Center Workshop: Fast... 7:00pm

Join Oberlin College Media Center (OCMC) for a workshop with our media associate Keenan Dubois. This workshop will serve as an introduction to the powerful...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Media Center, first floor (back corner)  
Small Jazz Ensembles

Small Jazz Ensembles 7:00pm

A performance by conservatory students in small jazz ensembles.

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  
Division III Week

Division III Week 8:00pm

Celebrate a great year of Oberlin Athletics during Division III Week. Events are open to all students! The schedule of events throughout the week is: Monday...

Tappan Square  
Division III Week: Bonfire

Division III Week: Bonfire 8:00pm

Join Student Athlete Advisory Committee in Tappan Square for a bonfire to kick off Division III Week celebrations at Oberlin! S'mores will be provided.

Tappan Square  

Tuesday, May 5

Exhibition:  “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail Art of Edgardo Antonio Vigo"

Exhibition: “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail...

Argentinian artist Edgardo Antonio’s multi-faceted work included text-based conceptualism, visual poetry, and performances he called "signalings.” He was a...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Academic Commons, Main Level  
TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling Sessions for Employees

TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling Sessions for... 8:30am

Employees can discuss their personal financial situation with an experienced TIAA-CREF financial consultant on a confidential basis. Attend an individual...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 220  
Vinyasa Yoga with Kelly Verda

Vinyasa Yoga with Kelly Verda 12:00pm

Vinyasa yoga is a discipline that utilizes postures and breathing techniques. This form of yoga offers a range of health benefits to those who practice it,...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Double Squash Court  
Free Bowling

Free Bowling 3:30pm

The stacks can wait: Enjoy a few hours of bowling instead. Students bowl for free at the Oberlin College Lanes w/ OCID.

College Lanes, Hales Annex  
River Crisis in China and Public Participation in River Protection

River Crisis in China and Public Participation... 4:30pm

Yongchen Wang is a senior environmental reporter for China National Radio. She is also president of Green Earth Volunteers, a Chinese environmental NGO that...

King Hall, 106  
Senior Recital: Philip Lutz, guitar

Senior Recital: Philip Lutz, guitar 4:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Philip Lutz, guitar. Program: Bach: Prelude, Fugue, and Allegro in E-flat Major, BWV 998 Giuliani:...

Fairchild Chapel, Bosworth Hall  
Junior Recital: Michael Vallikappil, tenor, and John Schmieg, baritone

Junior Recital: Michael Vallikappil, tenor, and... 6:30pm

A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Michael Vallikappil, tenor, and John Schmieg, baritone, assisted by Chen Liang and Letizia Tjiupek,...

David H. Stull Recital Hall  
Tim Page - A Life in Music

Tim Page - A Life in Music 7:15pm

Oberlin Conservatory of Music Visiting Scholar Tim Page is a Pulitzer Prize-winning music critic and author/editor of books on Virgil Thompson, Glenn Gould,...

Heiser Auditorium, Kendal at Oberlin  
Division III Week

Division III Week 8:00pm

Celebrate a great year of Oberlin Athletics during Division III Week. Events are open to all students! The schedule of events throughout the week is: Monday...

Tappan Square  
Division III Week: Movie Night "Space Jam"

Division III Week: Movie Night "Space... 8:00pm

Join Oberlin Student Athlete Advisory Committee to watch Space Jam. Popcorn and other snacks will be provided.

Nancy Schrom Dye Lecture Hall, Science Center  
Master of Music Recital: Alcee Chriss III, harpsichord

Master of Music Recital: Alcee Chriss III,... 8:00pm

A conservatory Master of Music degree recital performed by Alcee Chriss III, harpsichord. Program: Bach: Toccata in D Minor, BWV 913 Frescobaldi: Toccate...

Fairchild Chapel, Bosworth Hall  
Oberlin Chamber Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor

Oberlin Chamber Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez,... 8:00pm

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

Finney Chapel  
Steve Coleman and Five Elements

Steve Coleman and Five Elements 10:00pm

MacArthur genius Steve Coleman and his band, Five Elements, in performance at the 'Sco. Band members include: Steve Coleman: alto saxophone Jonathan...

’Sco (Dionysus Club), Wilder Hall  

Wednesday, May 6

Exhibition:  “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail Art of Edgardo Antonio Vigo"

Exhibition: “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail...

Argentinian artist Edgardo Antonio’s multi-faceted work included text-based conceptualism, visual poetry, and performances he called "signalings.” He was a...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Academic Commons, Main Level  
Master Class with Steve Coleman and Five Elements

Master Class with Steve Coleman and Five Elements 12:00pm

Oberlin Jazz Society Presents: Master Class with 2014 MacArthur Genius Steve Coleman and his band, Five Elements Steve Coleman is an alto saxophonist and...

Clonick Hall, Bertram and Judith Kohl Building  
Iyengar Yoga with Vicky Elwell

Iyengar Yoga with Vicky Elwell 12:15pm

This is an Iyengar style Hatha yoga class. Iyengar yoga is well known for its precise alignment and for its use of props to accommodate each individual’s...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Multipurpose Room  
Senior Recital: Juhee Lee, piano

Senior Recital: Juhee Lee, piano 6:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Juhee Lee, piano. Program: Bach: Prelude and Fugue in D Major, BWV 850 Beethoven: Sonata No. 24 in...

David H. Stull Recital Hall  
Vinyasa Yoga with Doris Jankovits

Vinyasa Yoga with Doris Jankovits 6:30pm

Vinyasa yoga is a discipline that utilizes postures and breathing techniques. This form of yoga offers a range of health benefits to those who practice it,...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Double Squash Court  
Division III Week

Division III Week 7:00pm

Celebrate a great year of Oberlin Athletics during Division III Week. Events are open to all students! The schedule of events throughout the week is: Monday...

Tappan Square  
Division III Week: Bowling

Division III Week: Bowling 7:00pm

Join Oberlin Student Athlete Advisory Committee at the Cat for free bowling and Magpie pizza! Lanes will be open from 7-10pm

College Lanes, Hales Annex  
Small Jazz Ensembles

Small Jazz Ensembles 7:00pm

A performance by a student small jazz ensemble. Featuring: The Jake Ford Ensemble Directed by Jay Ashby Nora Stanley, saxophone Jake Ford, guitar Eli...

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  
Contemporary Music Ensemble: Timothy Weiss, conductor

Contemporary Music Ensemble: Timothy Weiss,... 8:00pm

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

Warner Concert Hall  

Thursday, May 7

Exhibition:  “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail Art of Edgardo Antonio Vigo"

Exhibition: “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail...

Argentinian artist Edgardo Antonio’s multi-faceted work included text-based conceptualism, visual poetry, and performances he called "signalings.” He was a...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Academic Commons, Main Level  
Vinyasa Yoga with Kelly Verda

Vinyasa Yoga with Kelly Verda 12:00pm

Vinyasa yoga is a discipline that utilizes postures and breathing techniques. This form of yoga offers a range of health benefits to those who practice it,...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Double Squash Court  
Artist Diploma Recital: Chris Ammirati, double bass

Artist Diploma Recital: Chris Ammirati, double... 4:30pm

A conservatory Artist Diploma degree recital performed by Chris Ammirati, double bass, assisted by Laura Spector, piano, and Austin Lewellen, double...

David H. Stull Recital Hall  
Master of Music Recital: Parker Ramsay, harpsichord

Master of Music Recital: Parker Ramsay,... 4:30pm

A conservatory Master of Music degree recital performed by Parker Ramsay, harpsichord, assisted by Micaela Aldridge, soprano, Candy Chang, traverso, and Alex...

Fairchild Chapel, Bosworth Hall  
AMAM First Thursday

AMAM First Thursday 5:30pm

Join us for “A Muse in the Museum,” a community poetry reading that will feature works written in response to, or inspired by, works of art now on display at...

Allen Memorial Art Building, Classroom 1  
String Preparatory Concert

String Preparatory Concert 5:30pm

Beginning young string players studying with conservatory students perform under the direction of Joanne Erwin.

First Church in Oberlin, Meeting House  
Junior Recital: Aaron Wolff, cello

Junior Recital: Aaron Wolff, cello 6:30pm

A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Aaron Wolff, cello, assisted by William Overcash and Dana Johnson, violin, Corey Worley, viola and piano,...

Fairchild Chapel, Bosworth Hall  
Senior Recital: Katherine Skayhan, soprano

Senior Recital: Katherine Skayhan, soprano 6:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Katherine Skayhan, soprano, assisted by Javier Gonzales, Thomas Bandy, and Daniel Michalak, piano. Verdi:...

David H. Stull Recital Hall  
Senior Recital: Somyung Ryu, violin

Senior Recital: Somyung Ryu, violin 6:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Somyung Ryu, violin, assisted by Shirley Rho, Robert Shannon, and Haewon Song, piano. Program: Mozart:...

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  
Oberlin Mental Health Alliance Meeting

Oberlin Mental Health Alliance Meeting 7:30pm

The Oberlin Mental Health Alliance is dedicated to raising awareness and decreasing stigma around mental health issues. At our weekly meetings, we discuss...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 110  
Division III Week

Division III Week 8:00pm

Celebrate a great year of Oberlin Athletics during Division III Week. Events are open to all students! The schedule of events throughout the week is: Monday...

Tappan Square  
Division III Week: Pool Party

Division III Week: Pool Party 8:00pm

Join Oberlin Student Athlete Advisory Committee at Carr Pool for a pool party!

Robert Carr Pool, Jesse Philips Physical Education Center  
Oberlin Jazz Ensemble: Dennis Reynolds, director

Oberlin Jazz Ensemble: Dennis Reynolds, director 8:00pm

Watch the webcast! This event will be streamed live at the time of the event. A performance by the Oberlin Jazz Ensemble, Dennis Reynolds,...

Finney Chapel  
Performance Diploma Recital: Oliver Villanueva, flute

Performance Diploma Recital: Oliver Villanueva,... 8:00pm

A conservatory Performance Diploma degree recital performed by Oliver Villanueva, flute, assisted by Elena Loskova and Phillip Matsuura, piano, Tess...

David H. Stull Recital Hall  
Senior Recital: Daniel King, tenor

Senior Recital: Daniel King, tenor 8:00pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Daniel King, tenor, assisted by Farshad Tahvildar-Zadeh, piano, Caterina Yetto, violin, and Joshua Morris,...

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  
Senior Recital: Marika Yasuda, piano

Senior Recital: Marika Yasuda, piano 8:00pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Marika Yasuda, piano. Program: Helgeson '05: Through glimpses of unknowing Messiaen: Vingt regards sur...

Warner Concert Hall  
ABUSUA Presents: An All-Black Masquerade Affair

ABUSUA Presents: An All-Black Masquerade Affair 9:00pm

Spring Formal is an annual event sponsored each spring semester by ABUSUA, Oberlin's Black Student Union. It is a themed, semiformal opportunity to bring...

Carnegie Building, Root Room  
Piscapo's Arm Spring Sketch Comedy Show

Piscapo's Arm Spring Sketch Comedy Show 10:00pm

Piscapo's Arm presents its spring show, "Late Night Go Hard!" Come for a night filled with laughs, groans, and Nickelback. Bring your mom (if she can handle...

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  

Friday, May 8

Exhibition:  “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail Art of Edgardo Antonio Vigo"

Exhibition: “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail...

Argentinian artist Edgardo Antonio’s multi-faceted work included text-based conceptualism, visual poetry, and performances he called "signalings.” He was a...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Academic Commons, Main Level  
Men's Tennis vs  NCAA Championships Round One

Men's Tennis vs NCAA Championships Round One

http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3117

TBA  
Women's Tennis vs  NCAA Championships Round One

Women's Tennis vs NCAA Championships Round One

http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3084

TBA  
Brown Bag Pedagogy (CTIE/COT)

Brown Bag Pedagogy (CTIE/COT) 12:10pm

Center for Teaching Innovation and Excellence and Committee on Teaching will have an end-of-year wrap-up session.

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), 052  
Track & Field at  Allegheny Gator Invite

Track & Field at Allegheny Gator Invite 2:00pm

http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3327

Meadville, PA  
Senior Recital: Alice Yixuan Zhu, piano

Senior Recital: Alice Yixuan Zhu, piano 4:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Alice Yixuan Zhu, piano. Program: Bach: Prelude and Fugue No. 4 in C-sharp Minor, BWV 849 Prokofiev:...

Warner Concert Hall  
Senior Recital: Michael J. Davis, baritone

Senior Recital: Michael J. Davis, baritone 4:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Michael J. Davis, baritone, assisted by Bailey Myers, horn, and Jie Song, piano. Program: Donizetti:...

David H. Stull Recital Hall  
Senior Recital: Rachel Lee White, violin

Senior Recital: Rachel Lee White, violin 4:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Rachel Lee White, violin, assisted by Elena Loskova, piano. Program: Beethoven: Sonata No. 8, Op. 30 No....

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  
Division III Week

Division III Week 5:00pm

Celebrate a great year of Oberlin Athletics during Division III Week. Events are open to all students! The schedule of events throughout the week is: Monday...

Tappan Square  
Division III Week: Carnival Day

Division III Week: Carnival Day 5:00pm

Join Oberlin Student Athlete Advisory Committee at Bailey Field for a carnival day! There will be a dunk tank in which to dunk varisty coaches and members of...

Dick Bailey Field, Austin E. Knowlton Athletics Complex  
STEM Night 2015

STEM Night 2015 6:30pm

STEM Night is an educational event for third through fifth graders of the Oberlin City Schools. Through hands-on experiments, professor demonstrations, a...

Science Center  
Senior Recital: Julia Farbstein, soprano

Senior Recital: Julia Farbstein, soprano 6:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Julia Farbstein, soprano, assisted by Joshua Curtis, piano. Program: Dvořák: 4 Písně​, Op. 2 Haydn:...

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  
Senior Recital: Seoyun Shirley Rho, piano

Senior Recital: Seoyun Shirley Rho, piano 6:30pm

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Seoyun Shirley Rho, piano. Program: Bach: Prelude and Fugue in D Major, BWV 874 from WTC II Debussy:...

Warner Concert Hall  
Oberlin College Art Walk

Oberlin College Art Walk 7:00pm

Join the art department for the 10th annual spring semester Art Walk, the culmination of student work from the semester. Food and refreshments will be...

Allen Memorial Art Building, '75 Addition, '37 Addition, Domes, Hales Gym  
Oberlin Songwriters Spring Showcase

Oberlin Songwriters Spring Showcase 7:00pm

Oberlin Songwriters presents a showcase of original music by Oberlin College and community members. Performers (not in...

Slow Train Cafe  
Oberlin Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor

Oberlin Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor 8:00pm

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  

Saturday, May 9

Exhibition:  “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail Art of Edgardo Antonio Vigo"

Exhibition: “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail...

Argentinian artist Edgardo Antonio’s multi-faceted work included text-based conceptualism, visual poetry, and performances he called "signalings.” He was a...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Academic Commons, Main Level  
Men's Tennis vs  NCAA Championships Round Two

Men's Tennis vs NCAA Championships Round Two

http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3118

TBA  
Women's Tennis vs  NCAA Championships Round Two

Women's Tennis vs NCAA Championships Round Two

http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3085

TBA  
Play Like a Girl

Play Like a Girl 8:30am

Free sports clinic for girls in grades 5 to 9. Come learn from Oberlin College women athletes as you play your favorite sport or learn something new:...

Austin E. Knowlton Athletics Complex  
Splash and Dash Triathlon

Splash and Dash Triathlon 9:30am

Join us for the 11th annual Splash and Dash Triathlon to raise money for the Lorain County Habitat for Humanity! Team and individual participants welcome.

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Carr Pool  
Vinyasa  Flow Yoga with Molly Steimle

Vinyasa Flow Yoga with Molly Steimle 1:00pm

Vinyasa Flow Yoga is now offered on Saturdays in the Multipurpose Room of Philips Gym. Molly Steimle is the instructor. The free class is open to students,...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Multipurpose Room  
Faculty Composition Recital for Solo Percussion

Faculty Composition Recital for Solo Percussion 8:00pm

A faculty composition recital performed by Daniel King, percussion. Program: TBA

Clonick Hall, Bertram and Judith Kohl Building  
Division III Week

Division III Week 10:00pm

Celebrate a great year of Oberlin Athletics during Division III Week. Events are open to all students! The schedule of events throughout the week is: Monday...

Tappan Square  
Division III Week: SAAC Ball

Division III Week: SAAC Ball 10:00pm

Join Oberlin Student Athlete Advisory Committee at the 'Sco to wrap up Division III Week! Free and open to all, no ticket required. The theme will be athlete...

’Sco (Dionysus Club), Wilder Hall  
Oberlin Mozart Players: Opera Scenes and Arias

Oberlin Mozart Players: Opera Scenes and Arias 10:00pm

Come hear the Oberlin Mozart Players perform a concert of opera scenes and arias from operas by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, featuring an extraordinary cast of...

Warner Concert Hall  

Sunday, May 10

Exhibition:  “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail Art of Edgardo Antonio Vigo"

Exhibition: “An Exercise in Freedom: The Mail...

Argentinian artist Edgardo Antonio’s multi-faceted work included text-based conceptualism, visual poetry, and performances he called "signalings.” He was a...

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Academic Commons, Main Level  
Men's Tennis vs  NCAA Championships Round Three

Men's Tennis vs NCAA Championships Round Three

http://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=3119

TBA  
Dead Hear Footsteps Finale

Dead Hear Footsteps Finale 3:00pm

The Dead Hear Footsteps is Oberlin's parody film noir radio show. Join us for the last episode of a season featuring anarchists, Bayside's version of Joseph...

Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse, Hales Annex  
Chamber Group Recital

Chamber Group Recital 4:00pm

Come out and hear our group perform some awesome pieces including the premier of a new composition! We know it's reading period. But you can't study all day,...

David H. Stull Recital Hall  
Opera Scenes I

Opera Scenes I 4:00pm

A presentation of scenes as performed by Conservatory of Music students in Opera Theater 203. Stage direction by Sally Stunkel. Music direction by Howard...

Finney Chapel  
CHALLaH cappella Spring Concert

CHALLaH cappella Spring Concert 8:00pm

Come hear CHALLaH cappella in our final a cappella performance of the year. Get ready to hear beautiful Jewish music, from Hebrew spirituals to the...

David H. Stull Recital Hall  
Cinema Studies: Intro to Digital Video Student Screening

Cinema Studies: Intro to Digital Video Student... 8:00pm

The Cinema Studies Program's Intro to Digital Video class is hosting a public screening of student work.

Nancy Schrom Dye Lecture Hall, Science Center  
Opera Scenes II

Opera Scenes II 8:00pm

A presentation of scenes as performed by Conservatory of Music students in Opera Theater 203. Stage direction by Jonathon Field. Music direction by Daniel...

Finney Chapel  

May 4 - 10, 2015