Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

April 18 - 24, 2019

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

¡Presente! Student, Faculty, and Staff Meet & Greet

Do you self-identify as Latino/a/x or Hispanic? Are you a student or employee of the college and conservatory? If so, ¡PRESENTE!, Oberlin’s Latino/a employee...

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....

Empathy Café

The Yeworkwha Belachew Center for Dialogue invites you to come hang out! Join us for a session of Empathy Café, engage in conversations, and reflect on...

Game Night

Come join the Peer Support Center for a Game Night. We willprovide snacks, crafts and games!

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...

Consent Month: Creating Space for Dialogue in Sex and Relationships

Whether you’re hooking up with someone for the first time or in a long-term relationship, communicating your feelings, needs, wants, and desires can be super...

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

Solidarity Forever! Labor and Learning Spotlight on the Collection

The OCOPE Solidarity Committee is pleased to present SOLIDARITY FOREVER: Labor & Learning, a display to be housed in the display cases by Azariah's...

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...

Faculty Faith Stories with Pamela Brooks

All are invited to the Faculty Faith Stories series, featuring members of Oberlin College faculty and adminstration. Each meeting features lunch provided by...

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 ...

Consent Month: Talking About Mental Health and Consent with the Counseling Center

In this discussion-based workshop, we will be thinking through how mental health can impact consent practices. This space will allow attendees to raise...

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.

Health Care in India: In-Asia Grant Presentation by Julia Pindaro ’20

Apollo Hospital, one of the first corporate hospitals in India, and the Catholic Health Assocation of India (CHAI), one of the largest health non-profits in...

Family Style Shabbos with Chabad

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

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...

Passover Seder

Come join Hillel for our Passover Seder. We will have a mix of familiar traditions as well as plenty of new interpretations. Open to all: students, community...

Passover Seder I

Join Chabad Student Group for an elegant, exciting, and beautiful celebration of the holiday of Passover. Festivities include two gorgeous seders, a fully...

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.

OCircus Presents Once Upon A Time

OCircus invites one and all to ‘‘Once Upon a Time,‘’’ featuring tales and tumbling, myths and mighty aerials, princesses and partner acrobatics! Come one,...

Student Dance Showcase

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

‘‘Retold’’- A Musical

What happens when the narrator grows tired of telling the story? In this fairy tale musical, the narrator enters the story herself and goes on a quest to...

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

Shabbos Song & Prayer

Join in some song and prayer in honor of Shabbos day. Join us at 11:30am for song prayer, followed by lunch at 1 p..m. The theme is "Living with the...

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: Evan Lindberg, bass-baritone, and Jayne Diliberto, soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Evan Lindberg, bass-baritone, and Jayne...

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...

OCircus Presents Once Upon A Time

OCircus invites one and all to ‘‘Once Upon a Time,‘’’ featuring tales and tumbling, myths and mighty aerials, princesses and partner acrobatics! Come one,...

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: Madison Williams, soprano

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

Senior Recital: Michael Spearman, trombone

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

Afropolitan - ASA Banquet

It’s that time of the year again! The African Students Association is about to pull out all the stops and you do not want to miss it. We will be having our...

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...

‘‘Retold’’- A Musical

What happens when the narrator grows tired of telling the story? In this fairy tale musical, the narrator enters the story herself and goes on a quest to...

Passover Seder II

Join Chabad Student Group for an elegant, exciting, and beautiful celebration of the holiday of Passover. Festivities include two gorgeous seders, a fully...

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

Organizing an Insurrection: Conversation with Nicaraguan Artist and Organizer Gabriel Perez-Setright

What can students learn from the April 19 civil uprising in Nicaragua? Managua-born artist, organizer and historian Gabriel Perez-Setright, who was deeply...

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

Oberlin Community Music School Electronic Music Composition Class

Learn how to build and use microphones, portable recorders, keyboards, and audio-editing software.. Create cool sounds for any genre—pop, hip-hop, video...

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,...

Senior Recital: Hannah Price, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Hannah Price, violin, assisted by Sydney Porth and...

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

Consent Month: Alternative Methods of Community Accountability

In this workshop, we will do a skill-share on the many different methods of intervention we can take to show up for our community when someone has caused...

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:...

2019 Religious Life Week : Eclectic Christians Dinner/Discussion

Eclectic Christians of Oberlin is sponsring a dinner/dIscussion as part of the Religious Life Week activities. Brought to you by the Office of Religious and...

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....

In-Asia Grant ‘‘Crystal Bridges’’ Zine Release Party

Join Sheng Kao ’20 and Jenn Lin ’20 to learn about Snapshots of LGBTQ Art and Activism in Taipei, a celebration of the release of their zine, Crystal...

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...

Paris to Pittsburgh Film Screening: "The climate for change is now." 

‘‘Climate change is a huge problem but we can all be part of the solution.’’ Narrated by Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actress and activist Rachel...

PRSM Office Hours During Consent Month

PRSM trainers will be available to talk, hang out, and answer any questions you might have about consent.

Peer Support Center Hours

Students trained in peer support skills will be available to chat, help talk through a problem, or answer questions about other support resources on...

Tuesday, April 23

Consent Month: Talking about Disability and Consent with Disability Services

In this discussion-based workshop, we will be thinking through how having a disability can impact consent practices. This space will allow attendees to raise...

Oberlin College Softball at Denison University

Oberlin College Softball at Denison University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/denison/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5096

Oberlin College Softball at Denison University

Oberlin College Softball at Denison University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/denison/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5097

Consent Month: Friends Causing Harm - Intervention Roleplay

This workshop will build upon the intervention methods we crowdsourced in the Alternative Methods Workshop. We will roleplay a few key methods of...

CANCELED: Oberlin Percussion Group, concert

CANCELED - Will be rescheduled next Fall. A concert by the Oberlin Percussion Group, directed by Michael Rosen. Read more about Michael Rosen. Program TBA.

Senior Recital: Aliya Ultan, composition

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital featuring original works composed by Aliya Ultan.

Senior Recital: Anya Garipoli, harp

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Anya Garipoli, harp. -- Program: Nino Rota:...

PRSM Office Hours During Consent Month

PRSM trainers will be available to talk, hang out, and answer any questions you might have about consent

Wednesday, April 24

Bacchic Interference in Seneca’s Oedipus

Jeri DeBrohun, associate professor of classics at Brown University, will deliver a lecture titled "Something to Do with Dionysus: Bacchic Interference in...

Landing Internships in Finance and Economics

Landing internships in finance and economics takes initiative, planning, and "getting out of the gate" much earlier than other types of internship...

Mapping the Fiscal and Human Cost of Mass Incarceration

Professor Kelly Lytle-Hernandez, the principal investigator for Million Dollar Hoods, will present a lecture titled ‘‘Mapping the Fiscal and Human Cost of...

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ ...

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 Baseball at John Carroll University

Oberlin College Baseball at John Carroll University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5062

Senior Recital: Anders Cornell, viola

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Anders Cornell, viola. Program TBA

Translating Translations: A Conversation with Lenka Kapsova and DeSales Harrison

Lenka Kapsova is the Czech translator of DeSales Harrison’s novel The Waters & the Wild (Random House, 2018) (Okem vrány in Czech). They will discuss the...

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ ...

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

Fulbright Info Session

Interested in learning more about the Fulbright? Join Dana Jessen, director of Conservatory Professional Development, and Nick Petzak, director of...

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ ...

Consent Month: Support Skills

This workshop is designed to help everyone develop skills that would be useful when supporting someone who has experienced harm. We will talk about best...

Empathy Café

Build your communication skills! Practice empathetic listening and ensembleship, engage in conversations, and reflect on difficult topics. Enjoy tea and...

Screening and Panel Discussion of ‘‘Raga Revelry’’

Raga Revelry introduces viewers to the centuries-old tradition of North Indian classical music, often referred to as Raga music. For thousands of years,...

The Musical Mind: How Seeing Can Shape Music Listening Featuring Michael Shutz

Why do we buy concert tickets when the same sounds can be heard more cheaply and comfortably within our own homes? Why do popular music concerts include...

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ ...

A Night of Poetry with Ariana Brown

The Cat presents: A Night of Poetry with Ariana Brown Come back to the Cat right after the Cecile McLorin Salvant and Sullivan Fortner show for a night of...

April 18 - 24, 2019