Oberlin College and Conservatory

Academic Events

April 16 - 22, 2019

Tuesday, April 16

Oberlin College Baseball vs The College of Wooster

Oberlin College Baseball vs The College of Wooster Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5056

Oberlin Accessibility Series with DJ Savarese

DJ Savarese ’17 is coming back to his alma mater for four whole days of programming, conversations, and screenings. DJ is a famous filmmaker, poet,...

Oberlin College Baseball vs The College of Wooster

Oberlin College Baseball vs The College of Wooster Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5057

Panel Discussion: Producing Jazz: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

MARKING 30 YEARS: A CELEBRATION OF OBERLIN'S JAZZ STUDIES DEGREE APRIL 15-17, 2019 Join us as we commemorate the anniversary of Jazz Studies through...

The Power of the Center

Please join the art department for a lecture with Laura Battle, artist, painter, and professor of studio art at Bard College. Laura Battle lives in the...

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Kenyon College

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Kenyon College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5134

Oberlin Jazz Faculty in Concert

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. MARKING 30 YEARS: A CELEBRATION OF OBERLIN'S JAZZ STUDIES DEGREE APRIL 15-17, 2019 Join us as we...

Ana La Habibi

Ana La Habibi, directed by Jad Kaiss '19, is part of the 2019 New Works Festival, presented by the Oberlin College Department of Theater.

Wednesday, April 17

Oberlin Accessibility Series with DJ Savarese

DJ Savarese ’17 is coming back to his alma mater for four whole days of programming, conversations, and screenings. DJ is a famous filmmaker, poet,...

Persistence Overconfidence and Biased Memory — Evidence from Managers: David B. Huffman ’96

Persistence Overconfidence and Biased Memory: Evidence from Managers presented by David B. Huffman ’96, professor of economics, University of Pittsburgh. A...

Oberlin College Softball at Hiram College

Oberlin College Softball at Hiram College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5090

Panel Discussion: Amazing Jazz Stories

MARKING 30 YEARS: A CELEBRATION OF OBERLIN'S JAZZ STUDIES DEGREE APRIL 15-17, 2019 Join us as we commemorate the anniversary of Jazz Studies through...

Sixth Annual Jack Glazier Endowed Anthropology Lecture

‘‘Carework, Kingship, and Child Thriving in the Caribbean’’ is topic of lecture presented by Robin G. Nelson, assistant professor of anthropology at the...

Physics & Astronomy Department Lecture Series: John Freiberg

"Emergence of Tides During Binary Black Hole Inspirals in Numerical Relativity" is the title of the talk to be presented by John Freiberg, Oberlin College...

Oberlin College Softball at Hiram College

Oberlin College Softball at Hiram College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5091

Oberlin College Men's Lacrosse vs Kenyon College

Oberlin College Men's Lacrosse vs Kenyon College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5152

Unburying the Truth: Civil Rights Cold Cases and Why They Matter

Hank Klibanoff, a Pulitzer prize-winning author, journalist, and professor of practice at Emory University, discusses the importance of revisiting unsolved...

Artist Recital Series: The Spring Quartet

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! The Spring Quartet is an all-star ensemble that spans three generations and a universe of styles. These artists lay claim to...

Thursday, April 18

Artist Lecture with Melissa Smedley

Please join the art department for an artist lecture with Melissa Smedley. Smedley is an artist, writer, and educator currently based in Salinas,...

Oberlin College Softball at Baldwin Wallace University

Oberlin College Softball at Baldwin Wallace University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5092

Mathematics Department Talk: Robert Kelvey

Please help us welcome Robert Kelvey, visiting assistant professor of mathematics at the College of Wooster. His topic: “Knots, Links, and Projective...

Physics Professor Beers

All are welcome to join the Department of Physics and Astronomy during this week’s Professor Beers. As always, there will be free popcorn. Non-alcoholic...

Aral Sea: Tragedy and Secrets

The story of the death of the fourth largest lake in the world today is well known around the world. The Aral Sea was sacrificed for the glory of the cotton...

Classics+Women of Color: A Wiki-edit Session

Inspired by the Art+Feminism campaign, which works to improve the coverage of cis and transgender women, feminism, and the arts on Wikipedia, this event aims...

Senior Recital: Devin Cowan, viola

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Devin Cowan, viola. -- Program: Johann Sebastian...

Fashion’s Profiles: Clothes Shaping Bodies in Renaissance Italy

Please join the art department for a lecture with Timothy McCall, associate professor of art history and director of art history at Villanova...

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Notre Dame College (Ohio)

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Notre Dame College (Ohio) https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5338

Oberlin College Softball at Baldwin Wallace University

Oberlin College Softball at Baldwin Wallace University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5093

Creative Writing Reading with Andrea Lawlor and Hilary Plum

Andrea Lawlor teaches writing at Mount Holyoke College, edits fiction for Fence magazine, and has been awarded fellowships by Lambda Literary and Radar Labs....

Oberlin Accessibility Series with DJ Savarese

DJ Savarese ’17 is coming back to his alma mater for four whole days of programming, conversations, and screenings. DJ is a famous filmmaker, poet,...

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. -- Program: The Colin Cahill Ensemble Directed by Kip Reed Colin Cahill, sax Jackson Wu, guitar Gavin...

Brass Ensemble Concert: Roland Pandolfi, director

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. Conductor and Oberlin horn professor Roland Pandolfi leads the ensemble in movements from the Water...

Fighting Financial Crises: Learning from the Past: Ellis W. Tallman

If you’ve got some money in the bank, chances are you’ve never seriously worried about not being able to withdraw it. But there was a time in the United...

Fourth Annual Toni Morrison Society Lecture at Oberlin

‘‘Writing Like a Jazz Musician: Form and Meaning in Toni Morrison's Jazz’’ is topic of the fourth annual Toni Morrison Society Lecture. Guest speaker will be...

Guest Workshop: Anne Lanzilotti ‘05, composer/violist

A guest workshop performance with Anne Lanzilotti ‘05, composer and violist. Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti, viola Karl Larson, piano Anne Lanzilotti is one of...

Senior Recital: Emma Churchill, cello

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Emma Churchill, cello, assisted by James Howsmon,...

Friday, April 19

AMAM in the AM: Andrea Gyorody

Andrea Gyorody, Ellen Johnson '33 Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, and Allen Memorial Art Museum curators lead this series of informal...

Lecture: ‘‘Refugees & Resilience: Stories from Rohingya Refugee Camps in Bangladesh’’

Professor Rumi Shammin discusses his current research project on ‘‘Refugees & Resilience: Stories from Rohingya Refugee Camps in Bangladesh.’’ Presentation...

Biology Seminar : ‘‘The More you Look, the More you See’’

Join Heather Rose Kates ’11, PhD, postdoctoral associate, University of Florida for a talk entitled, ‘‘The More you Look, the More you See: Generating New ...

Elisha Gray Showcase Talk

Roderic Knight, emeritus professor of ethnomusicology, will give a brief presentation in front of his showcase display dedicated to Elisha Gray. Gray...

Illuminator Artist Collective Talk

The Illuminator is an art-activist collective comprised of visual artists, educators, filmmakers, and technologists living and working in New York City. The...

Senior Recital: Lana Auerbach, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Lana Auerbach, violin. -- Program: César Franck:...

Senior Recital: Marshall Lynn, voice

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Marshall Lynn, voice.

Junior Recital: Caitlin Aloia, soprano and Jedidiah Rellihan, tenor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Caitlin Aloia, soprano, and Jedidiah Rellihan,...

Junior Recital: Shiqi Yang, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Shiqi Yang, piano, assisted by Marc Padilla and Yu...

Senior Recital: Jacob Swedlow, jazz percussion

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Jacob Swedlow, jazz percussion. -- Program: Andrew Hill: Pumpkin Henry Fernandez, tenor sax ...

Ana La Habibi

Ana La Habibi, directed by Jad Kaiss '19, is part of the 2019 New Works Festival, presented by the Oberlin College Department of Theater.

Student Dance Showcase

Student Dance Showcase is an entirely student-choreographed, student-designed, and student-produced performance event. This semester, the Showcase features...

Observe the Night Sky

Public observing available at the Oberlin College Observatory and Planetarium. If clear, we will observe the sky using our telescopes and binoculars. If...

Saturday, April 20

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Allegheny College

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Allegheny College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5168

Oberlin College Baseball at Wabash College

Oberlin College Baseball at Wabash College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5058

Oberlin College Track & Field at CWRU Invitational

Oberlin College Track & Field at CWRU Invitational Streaming Video: https://athletics.case.edu/sports/mtrack/live https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5107

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse vs Hiram College

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse vs Hiram College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5135

Oberlin College Men's Lacrosse vs The College of Wooster

Oberlin College Men's Lacrosse vs The College of Wooster Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5153

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Allegheny College

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Allegheny College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5168

Oberlin College Softball vs Kenyon College

Oberlin College Softball vs Kenyon College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5094

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Allegheny College

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Allegheny College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4877

Junior Recital: Mercer Bristol, clarinet

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior recital performed by Mercer Bristol, clarinet, assisted by James Howsmon,...

Senior Recital: Molly Tucker, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Molly Tucker, violin. -- Program: Igor Stravinsky:...

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Allegheny College

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Allegheny College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4877

Junior Recital: Shawn Roth, tenor and Max Cook, tenor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Shawn Roth, tenor, and Max Cook, tenor, assisted...

Oberlin College Baseball at Wabash College

Oberlin College Baseball at Wabash College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5059

Oberlin College Softball vs Kenyon College

Oberlin College Softball vs Kenyon College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5095

Senior Recital: Karisma Palmore, flute

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Karisma Palmore, flute, assisted by Allie Su,...

Oberlin College Men's Lacrosse vs The College of Wooster

Oberlin College Men's Lacrosse vs The College of Wooster Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5153

Junior Recital: Maggie King, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Maggie King, violin, assisted by Zicen Hu,...

Senior Recital: Michael Spearman, trombone

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Michael Spearman, jazz trombone.

Junior Recital: Hugh Kline, jazz percussion and Griffin Woodard, jazz composition

A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Hugh Kline, jazz percussion, and Griffin Woodard, jazz composition. -- Program: Wendell Logan:...

Senior Recital: Abagael Cheng, soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Abagael Cheng, soprano, assisted by Elena Loskova,...

Senior Recital: Hao Zou, composition

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital featuring original works composed by Hao Zou. Performers will...

Ana La Habibi

Ana La Habibi, directed by Jad Kaiss '19, is part of the 2019 New Works Festival, presented by the Oberlin College Department of Theater.

Student Dance Showcase

Student Dance Showcase is an entirely student-choreographed, student-designed, and student-produced performance event. This semester, the Showcase features...

Sunday, April 21

Oberlin College Baseball at Franklin College

Oberlin College Baseball at Franklin College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5060

Oberlin College Baseball at Wabash College

Oberlin College Baseball at Wabash College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5058

Oberlin College Men's Tennis at Case Western Reserve University

Oberlin College Men's Tennis at Case Western Reserve University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5233

Junior Recital: Ke Xu, piano

A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Ke Xu, piano. -- Program: Franz Liszt: Ballade No. 2 in B Minor Achille-Claude Debussy: Estampes

Junior Recital: Rosamund Dyer, mezzo-soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Rosamund Dyer, mezzo-soprano, assisted by Nahyun Kim,...

Oberlin College Men's Tennis at Case Western Reserve University

Oberlin College Men's Tennis at Case Western Reserve University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5233

Junior Recital: Roberto Acosta Jr, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Roberto Acosta Jr, jazz piano. -- Program: Roberto...

Oberlin College Baseball at Franklin College

Oberlin College Baseball at Franklin College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5061

Oberlin College Baseball at Wabash College

Oberlin College Baseball at Wabash College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5059

Senior Recital: Timothy Costorf, baritone

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Timothy Costorf, baritone, assisted by Evan Hines,...

Artist Diploma Recital: Albert Daschle, double bass

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Albert Daschle, double bass, assisted by Scott...

Junior Recital: Seyquan Mack, tenor and Gabriela Linares, mezzo-soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Seyquan Mack, tenor and Gabriela Linares,...

Senior Recital: Daniel Scoggins, cello

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Daniel Scoggins, cello. -- Program: Claude Debussy:...

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. -- Program: The Matthew Frerck Ensemble Directed by Kip Reed Henry Fernandez, sax Matthew Frerck,...

Artist Diploma Recital: Kelly Sohyoung Lee, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Kelly Sohyoung Lee,...

Senior Recital: Junji Chen, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Junji Chen, piano. -- Program: Franz Schubert:...

Senior Recital: Raffi Boden, cello

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Raffi Boden, cello. -- Program: Johann Sebastian...

Monday, April 22

From 1919 to 1989 via 1957: Student Activism in Maoist China—Yidi Wu ‘11

"From 1919 to 1989 via 1957: Student Activism in Maoist China," presented by Yidi “Woody” Wu '11. She is currently an assistant professor history at St....

Partisan Reasoning and Public Philosophy

Jon Ellis, director of the Center for Public Philosophy at UC Santa Cruz, will present a lecture entitled "Partisan Reasoning and Public...

Rethinking the Political in Puerto Rico’s Contemporary Crisis

University of Puerto Rico professor and political theorist Carlos Pabón will contextualize Puerto Rico‘s contemporary (political, economical, cultural)...

Earth Day Potluck and Talk

Celebrate Earth Day with students in the Peace and Conflict Studies Concentration by coming to a potluck meal. Following the potluck, Steve Mayer, professor...

April 16 - 22, 2019