Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

April 21 - 27, 2019

Friday, April 26

Friday Night Organ Pump at Midnight

An organ concert Friday night at midnight featuring students from the Oberlin Conservatory organ department. Free admission and the program will be...

Sunday, April 21

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

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...

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...

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...

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:...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Thursday, April 25

Senior Recital: Daniella Hope Pruitt, voice

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Daniella Hope Pruitt, jazz voice. -- ...

Consent Month: Making Consent a Conversation—Intentional Communication Skills

Student members of Yerworkwha Belachew Center for Dialogue will facilitate an interactive workshop designed to provide space for participants to explore and...

Sleeping Soldiers: On Sleep and War

Helen Kinsella argues that it is through the capacity to sleep—the dreams and nightmares it occasions, its relation to the body and to the soul, its...

Consent Month: Oberlin Bystander Intervention Substance Safety 101

This workshop is designed to give a broad overview of substance safety (alcohol, cannabis, mixing, etc.) and how to create a community of accountability so...

Creative Writing: Chen Chen Poetry Reading

Chen Chen is the author of When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities, which won the A. Poulin Jr. Poetry Prize, Thom Gunn Award for Gay...

Senior Recital: Jerry Xiong, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Jerry Xiong, violin, assisted by Noah Simon,...

12 Ophelias: A Play With Broken Songs

Centuries after the events of Hamlet, Ophelia has risen out of the water with a craving for sex, sweet things, and revenge. She finds herself in a fractured...

Friday, April 26

Faculty Faith Stories with Basem Al-Raba'a

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

Senior Recital: Benny Bock, piano

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Benny Bock, jazz piano. -- Program: Bud Powell: Glass Enclosure Ricardo Guerra, percussion ...

Symbiotic Tendrils: An Organismal Installation & Post Script: A Site-Specific Performance

Dance at Oberlin presents a free and unique evening of senior concerts. Join us first in Warner Main Space for Symbiotic Tendrils: An Organismal Installation...

Saturday, April 27

12 Ophelias: A Play With Broken Songs

Centuries after the events of Hamlet, Ophelia has risen out of the water with a craving for sex, sweet things, and revenge. She finds herself in a fractured...

One Song, One City

Do you love music? Do you love community? One Song, One City is a music listening and discussion group open to all Oberlin community and college members....

Symbiotic Tendrils: An Organismal Installation & Post Script: A Site-Specific Performance

Dance at Oberlin presents a free and unique evening of senior concerts. Join us first in Warner Main Space for Symbiotic Tendrils: An Organismal Installation...

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: 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

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,...

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,...

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,...

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...

PRSM Office Hours During Consent Month

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

Tuesday, April 23

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

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

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/ ...

CANCELLED Oberlin College Softball vs Heidelberg University

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

Thursday, April 25

All in for Oberlin

All in for Oberlin is Oberlin’s third annual day of giving. The Oberlin Annual Fund is looking for 1,000 donors from the Oberlin community to go All in for...

All in for Oberlin Pop Up Concerts

All in for Oberlin is Oberlin’s third annual day of giving and we’re celebrating. The Oberlin Annual Fund is looking for 1,000 donors from the Oberlin...

All in for Oberlin Field Day

Take a study break and play games with your friends on Wilder Bowl. There will be volleyball, spike ball, cornhole, and more. 2-4 pm: Ben & Jerry's Ice...

Diego Arispe Bazan, Buffett Institute for Global Studies at Northwestern University

Colonial Evidence, or Language, Race, and History Intertwined is topic of talk by Diego Arispe Bazan, PhD, of Northwestern University. In 2008, an economic...

All in for Oberlin: Candy, Crafts, and A Cappella

Come to the ’Sco to munch on some sweets while you craft a friendship bracelet and listen to your favorite a cappella groups: 6:30 pm - 7 pm The Obertones 7...

Everything Old Is New Again - An Evening of Screening with Filmmaker Roger Beebe

Please join the art department and filmmaker Roger Beebe for a screening of his films followed by a talk & Q&A session. For the past two decades, Roger...

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. Program: The Fred Meckler Ensemble Directed by Kip Reed Noah Kawaguchi, Christian Wilson, sax Fred...

Guitar Ensemble: Stephen Aron, director

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Guitar Ensemble concert performed by students in the classical guitar program at the...

All in for Oberlin Senior 'Sco Night

Let’s celebrate being All in for Oberlin with a night of music, dancing, and refreshments in honor of the Class of 2019! DJs selected by the Senior Class...

Friday, April 26

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Ohio Wesleyan University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5169

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Wittenberg University

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Wittenberg University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4878

Oberlin College Track & Field at Hillsdale Gina Relays

Oberlin College Track & Field at Hillsdale Gina Relays https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5108

World Voice Day Celebration -- Cleveland Clinic Q&A for Vocal Students

A Q&A for vocal students with The Voice Center - Cleveland Clinic. This event is open to the public. -- Read more about The Voice Center - Cleveland Clinic.

Biology Seminar "Using Math and Genomics to Understand What Immune Cells do and How They do it"

Join Department of Biology guest seminar speaker Emily Miraldi ’06, PhD, assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, who...

Oberlin College Track & Field at Denison University

Oberlin College Track & Field at Denison University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5360

Oberlin College Track & Field at Jesse Owens Classic

Oberlin College Track & Field at Jesse Owens Classic https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5358

Junior Recital: Christopher Latona, jazz drums

A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Christopher Latona, jazz drums. -- Program: Flipside ...

Artist Diploma Recital: Cassie Pilgrim, oboe

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Cassie Pilgrim, oboe, assisted by Peter Lim,...

ChamberFest!

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance of chamber music by Oberlin Conservatory students from the string and piano...

The Epistemic Idleness of  Conceivability

Mark Fiocco, a philosophy professor at the University of California, Irvine, will present a lecture entitled ‘‘The Epistemic Idleness of...

The Joys, etc., of Teaching at a Liberal Arts College

The round table, The Joys, etc., of Teaching at a Liberal Arts College, will be followed by a reception in honor of Professor of English Sandy Zagarell’s...

Arabic Talent Show

Students will perform skits, sing songs, do puppet shows, and more, in Arabic. Pizza and beverages will be provided during the performances.

Artist Diploma Recital: Brian Geise, bassoon

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Brian Geise, bassoon. -- Program: Francisco...

ChamberFest!

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance of chamber music by Oberlin Conservatory students from the string and piano...

Junior Recital: Catherine Robinson, soprano and Teagan Webb, mezzo-soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Catherine Robinson, soprano and Teagan Webb,...

12 Ophelias: A Play With Broken Songs

Centuries after the events of Hamlet, Ophelia has risen out of the water with a craving for sex, sweet things, and revenge. She finds herself in a fractured...

Saturday, April 27

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs NCAC Championship

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs NCAC Championship https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5170

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs NCAC Championships

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs NCAC Championships https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4879

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Ohio Wesleyan University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ ...

Senior Symposium 2019

Join us in celebrating the artistic and intellectual achievements of the Class of 2019. This one-day symposium will feature oral presentations from seniors...

Oberlin College Track & Field at Ashland University Alumni Invite

Oberlin College Track & Field at Ashland University Alumni Invite https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5109

Oberlin College Track & Field at Jesse Owens Classic

Oberlin College Track & Field at Jesse Owens Classic https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5359

Faculty Master Class: Drew Pattison, bassoon

A faculty master class by Drew Pattison, bassoon. -- More about Drew Pattison.

Oberlin College Baseball vs Kenyon College

Oberlin College Baseball vs Kenyon College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5063

Oberlin College Softball at DePauw University

Oberlin College Softball at DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5100

Oberlin College Track & Field vs NCAC Combined Events

Oberlin College Track & Field vs NCAC Combined Events https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5110

Spring 2019 Community Day at the Museum

Papermaker Aimee Lee ’99 collaborates with the Allen Memorial Art Museum (AMAM) in an afternoon of Asian-themed fun for all ages. Lee is the leading maker...

Oberlin College Men's Lacrosse at Wabash College

Oberlin College Men's Lacrosse at Wabash College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5154

Oberlin College Softball at DePauw University

Oberlin College Softball at DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5100

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Ohio Wesleyan University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ ...

World Voice Day Celebration Concert in collaboration with The Voice Center - Cleveland Clinic

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. The mission of World Voice Day is to share the excitement of voice science, pedagogy, and the vocal...

ChamberFest!

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance of chamber music by Oberlin Conservatory students from the string and piano...

Junior Recital: Andrew Dame, trumpet

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Andrew Dame, trumpet, assisted by Allie Su,...

Junior Recital: Nicole Goldstein, soprano and Marina Wright, soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Nicole Goldstein, soprano and Marina Wright,...

Oberlin College Softball at DePauw University

Oberlin College Softball at DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5101

The 2019 Emma Howell Memorial Poetry Prize Reading

Please join us for a reading by this year’s student recipients of the Emma Howell Memorial Poetry Prize, awarded by the Creative Writing Program, and the...

Oberlin College Baseball vs Kenyon College

Oberlin College Baseball vs Kenyon College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5064

Oberlin College Softball at DePauw University

Oberlin College Softball at DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5101

Senior Recital: Andrew Conover, trumpet

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Andrew Conover, trumpet, assisted by James Howsmon,...

Senior Recital: Whitney Campbell, soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Whitney Campbell, soprano, assisted by Javier...

ChamberFest!

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance of chamber music by Oberlin Conservatory students from the string and piano...

Junior Recital: Shengan Wang, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Shengan Wang, piano. -- Program: Ludwig van...

Senior Recital: William Adams, flute

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

Artist Diploma Recital: Carson Fratus, percussion

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Carson Fratus, percusion, featuring Molly...

Junior Recital: J. Edward Britton, composition

A conservatory junior degree recital featuring original works composed by J. Edward Britton, composition. -- Program: J. Edward Britton: St. Augustine ...

Obertones: Endgame

Join the Obertones for our spring concert! We'll be singing old favorites and brand new arrangements—and fighting against the Obertones' arch enemy...

Senior Recital: Linnea Scott, cello

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Linnea Scott, cello. -- Program: Mountain Man:...

Senior Recital: Michelle Ravitsky, soprano

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

Abusua 2019 Spring Formal: Soul Train

Pick out your hair and bust out your best ’70s attire for Abusua’s annual spring formal themed Soul Train. Great music, food, dancing are in store. Admission...

Monday, April 22

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...

Wednesday, April 24

Empathy Café

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

Thursday, April 25

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...

Saturday, April 27

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...

April 21 - 27, 2019