Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

December 10 - 16, 2019

Tuesday, December 10

Holiday Card and Ornament Creating

Supplies provided to make Hanukkah cards and novelties and Christmas cards and ornaments.

Personal Growth Group

Do you want to explore feelings, learn healthy coping strategies & deepen personal insights all while having fun in a creative and supportive group? Is...

Tuesday Tea:  Hannah Wirta Kinney

At the turn of the 20th century, American museums were populated with plaster casts—objects that museums considered equally instructive for connoisseurs and...

Executive Functioning Workshop

The Center for Student Success is sponsoring weekly drop-in workshops (snacks provided), led by our peer Executive Functioning Tutors, with the goal of...

Master of Music Recital: Matt Bickett, organ

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory master of music recital performed by Matt Bickett, organ. Program: The Mulliner Book...

"Let's Talk Music:" Faculty Café with Alexa Still and Meredith Gadsby

Join us for a monthly happy hour as a teaching faculty member from the college and the conservatory team up to discuss a world of musical topics! The Café...

Junior Recital: Drew Smith, TIMARA

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital given by Drew Smith, TIMARA, assisted by Sarah Beth Overcash,...

Junior Recital: Jiaqing Luo, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Jiaqing Luo, piano. Program: 4 Mazurkas, Op. 33 ...

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Defiance College

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Defiance College Streaming Video: https://boxcast.tv/view/mens-basketball-vs-oberlin-627070 ...

Wednesday, December 11

Holiday Card and Ornament Creating

Supplies provided to make Hanukkah cards and novelties and Christmas cards and ornaments.

Biology Seminar “Gravity Perception in Plants”

Chris Wolverton, PhD, professor of botany/microbiology at Ohio Wesleyan University, will speak on “Gravity Perception in Plants.” Join us in the Science...

Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar Series: Lisa M. Ryno

As part of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar Series, Oberlin’s own Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry Lisa M. Ryno will...

Green EDGE Fund Sustainability Celebration Banquet

Come one come all: The Green EDGE Fund will be holding a Sustainability Celebration! Festivities begin at 5:30 pm until 7 pm. Join us for presentations,...

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Kalamazoo College

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Kalamazoo College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5426

The Oberlin Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin Orchestra conducted by Raphael Jiménez. Maria Grenfell: Flinders and Trim...

Thursday, December 12

Holiday Card and Ornament Creating

Supplies provided to make Hanukkah cards and novelties and Christmas cards and ornaments.

Ainu Renaissance: Reclaiming History, Heritage, & Environment in Indigenous Japan

Oberlin Professor Chie Sakakibara will give a presentation on her research, which showcases the community-partnered exploration of Indigenous Ainu heritage...

Winter Fest ’19

Come and celebrate the end of the semester at Winter Fest ’19! The event will feature an ice-less skating rink (skates provided), a Polar Bear Inflatable...

Faculty & Guest Recital: Mark Edwards, harpsichord and Vincent Lauzer, recorder

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Conservatory faculty & guest recital by Mark Edwards, harpsichord and guest Vincent Lauzer,...

Department of Physics & Astronomy Lecture Series

’’Giant Pulsars from Tiny Stars’’ is the title of the talk to be presented by Natalia Lewandowska, postdoctoral fellow at West Virginia...

Game Night

Come join the Peer Support Center for a Game Night! We will provide snacks, crafts, games, and a warm and welcoming space to wind down before reading period.

Oberlin Sinfonietta: Timothy Weiss, conductor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin Sinfonietta conducted by Timothy Weiss. Program: Two Organa (1994) ...

Photo by Scott Goldsmith

Celebrate the last day of classes with Brazilian pop, rock, samba, choro, and bossa nova with Oberlin's Brazilian Ensemble at The 'Sco on Thursday, December...

Friday, December 13

Jazz Forum

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...

Oberlin College Track & Field at Kent State University

Oberlin College Track & Field at Kent State University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5506

Selection on Welfare Gains and Policy Design: Experimental Evidence from Electricity Plan Choice

‘‘Selection on Welfare Gains and Policy Design: Experimental Evidence from Electricity Plan Choice,’’ presented by Koichiro Ito of the University of...

Tiny Ref Desk Poster with music stand and menorah. Dec. 13th 12 noon, Conservatory Library

Come hear all those Hanukkah classics that will entertain for the rest of the season! Performers are Jonathan Bruzon, Sam Hart, Lily Judge, Mandy Liu, Megan...

Biology Seminar "The Biology and Ecology of Photosynthesis"

Please join Leigh Akins, PhD, from Kent, Ohio, for a seminar talk on "The Biology and Ecology of Photosynthesis." Sponsored by the biology department and...

Anxiety Toolbox

Anxiety is a normal part of life and at times can be helpful and productive! Yet, when anxiety becomes overwhelming, constant feelings of inadequacy or...

man wearing glasses

‘‘I want others to know we exist . . .WE matter !:’’ Towards revitalizing the hibernating Ópatan languages of Sonora, Mexico, presented by Michael Everdell...

Opera Scenes I

A presentation of scenes from various operas, performed by Conservatory of Music students in the opera theater and the vocal studies programs with Tony Cho,...

Comparative Literature Study Session

Join the comp lit department for an end-of semester study session in the Peters Hall language lab. We'll have snacks and apple cider starting at 4 p.m., and...

Art Walk

Join the art department for the annual display of student artwork from the fall semester. Artwork will be on display in the hallways, media and photo labs,...

Empty Mugs Holiday Brass and Organ Concert

All are welcome to share in this annual holiday tradition. Please join us for a special evening of brass and organ music, singing and pottery. There will be...

ExCo Showcase

The ExCo Showcase is a biannual variety showcase celebrating ExCo instructors and students as they put on performances and display creative projects and...

Observatory and Planetarium

Public observing night. If skies are clear, we‘ll be on the observing deck. If cloudy, we‘ll be in the planetarium.

Obertones Winter Concert

Come hear the Obertones perform brand new arrangements as well as old favorites in our last performance of the semester! A very special theme will also be...

Opera Scenes II

A presentation of scenes from various operas, performed by Conservatory of Music students in the opera theater and the vocal studies programs. Program: Le...

Saturday, December 14

Art Market

Students, staff and faculty will present their artwork for sale at our fourth annual Art Market. Stop by and browse for your holiday purchases. Oberlin...

Oberlin College Track & Field at Tiffin University Alumni Open

Oberlin College Track & Field at Tiffin University Alumni Open https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5507

Oberlin College Track & Field at Tiffin University Alumni Open

Oberlin College Track & Field at Tiffin University Alumni Open https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5507

Children's Holiday Concert

Presented by the Oberlin Conservatory Council of Students Activities: 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Performance: 4-5 p.m. Holiday crafts, face painting, conducting...

Sunday, December 15

colorful lights

The annual holiday bazaar features grab-and-go gifts of baked goods and small handmade items, a silent auction of gift baskets for all ages and interests,...

exterior Finney Chapel

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. Join the chorus in the annual Messiah Sing-Along. Experience the joy of the season with family,...

Monday, December 16

December 10 - 16, 2019