Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

April 26 - May 2, 2019

Friday, April 26

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

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...

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...

Friday, April 26

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.

Thursday, May 2

Artist Diploma Recital: Aram Mun, flute

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Aram Mun, flute, assisted by Allie Su,...

Friday, April 26

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...

Saturday, April 27

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...

Friday, April 26

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,...

Thursday, May 2

Artist Diploma Recital: Emilija Rožukaitė, piano

A conservatory artist diploma recital performed by Emilija Rožukaitė, piano. -- Program: Franz Schubert: Four Impromptus, D. 899 - Intermission...

Wednesday, May 1

Benefit Concert Features Organist Pavel Kohout

International concert organist Pavel Kohout (Prague, Czech Republic) will be in Oberlin to perform a diverse program of works by Buxtehude, Pachelbel, Seger,...

Friday, April 26

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...

Monday, April 29

Book Event with Manu Karuka ’00

Empire's Tracks: Indigenous Nations, Chinese Workers, and the Transcontinental Railroad, presented by Manu Karuka '00. This newly released book Empire’s...

Thursday, May 2

Bringing Your Identity to Work

Join us for a workshop on how to navigate issues of identity in the workplace. This event features Oberlin students who have successfully navigated these...

Sunday, April 28

CANCELLED Oberlin College Baseball vs Wilmington College

CANCELLED Oberlin College Baseball vs Wilmington College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5047

CANCELLED Oberlin College Baseball vs Wilmington College

CANCELLED Oberlin College Baseball vs Wilmington College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5048

Tuesday, April 30

Causally Idle Objects of Perception

Oberlin Philosophy Professor Todd Ganson will deliver a talk about his research on perception. Following Q&A, there will be a reception catered by Blue...

Saturday, April 27

ChamberFest!

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

Friday, April 26

ChamberFest!

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

Saturday, April 27

ChamberFest!

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

Friday, April 26

ChamberFest!

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

Sunday, April 28

Chinese Students Association Music Showcase - Moonlight, My Heart

A talent show featuring Chinese students dancing, singing, and showing off their talents!

Monday, April 29

Confronting Hate, Creating Community Reception

In conjunction with the YWCA's Confronting Hate, Creating Community conference, community members and Oberlin College staff, faculty, and students are...

Sunday, April 28

Consent Month: Consent for Men

Calling all dudes! This workshop is for people who identify as men. Workshop covers information about consent, communication, sex, hook-up culture, and...

Thursday, May 2

Cross-Department Professor Beers

All are welcome to join the Departments of Russian, Sociology, and French and Italian during this week’s Professor Beers. As always, there will be free...

Economics Seminar Students present "Snapshots" of Theses Session I

Economics honors students present "Snapshots" of Theses Session I. Come join us at this annual event. Lynn Giam: "Insurance-linked Securities and the...

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...

Wednesday, May 1

Empathy Café

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

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...

Saturday, April 27

Faculty Master Class: Drew Pattison, bassoon

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

Thursday, May 2

First Thursday: “Conflict Kitchen’’ with Jon Rubin and Dawn Weleski

Artists Jon Rubin and Dawn Weleski discuss their collaborative project, Conflict Kitchen, a fully functioning restaurant that operated in Pittsburgh from...

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 28

Guest Master Class: Amparo Lacruz, cello

A cello master class for conservatory students given by Amparo Lacruz. Read more about Amparo Lacruz

Tuesday, April 30

Ilkhom Theater: First Free Theater in the USSR

Imagine an independent (post)Soviet theater, which has five shows a week through the year, has 150 seats, and employs over 50 people, but doesn’t receive a...

Saturday, April 27

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,...

Sunday, April 28

Junior Recital: Aviana Burkepile, mezzo-soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Aviana Burkepile,...

Friday, April 26

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,...

Junior Recital: Christopher Latona, jazz drums

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

Sunday, April 28

Junior Recital: Gavin VanWinkle-Bright, bass and Colin Cahill, tenor saxophone

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior recital performed by Gavin VanWinkle-Bright, bass and Colin Cahill, tenor...

Junior Recital: Hannah Schoepe, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Hannah Schoepe, violin, assisted by Yu Sakamoto,...

Saturday, April 27

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 ...

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,...

Thursday, May 2

Junior Recital: Sarah Hoffman, violin and Andrew Johnson, cello

A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Sarah Hoffman, violin and Andrew Johnson, cello. -- Program: Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark...

Saturday, April 27

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...

Sunday, April 28

Junior Recital: Zhenyi Long, piano and Franco Augusto Oritz-Gallo, French horn

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Zhenyi Long, piano and Franco Augusto...

Monday, April 29

K-Pop Night

Come to one of Oberlin Korean Student Association’s biggest festivals: The K-POP Night! Features karaoke, K-Pop music, dance, snacks.....and you@ The K-Pop...

Sunday, April 28

Musical Studies Capstone Recital: Neil Charles McCalmont, conductor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory musical studies capstone recital performed by Neil Charles McCalmont, conductor....

Monday, April 29

Mwenso and the Shakes with OBBO, Starla Online

Mr. Mwenso, a Sierra Leonean vocalist, comes from the jazz world, but his messages arrive in the form of a growl, not a croon, and his band, the Shakes, is a...

Thursday, May 2

Neuroscience Seminar

Neuroscience seminar features Dan Covey, assistant professor at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Wednesday, May 1

Oberlin College Baseball vs Denison University

Oberlin College Baseball vs Denison University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5066

Oberlin College Baseball vs Denison University

Oberlin College Baseball vs Denison University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5067

Tuesday, April 30

Oberlin College Baseball vs Heidelberg University

Oberlin College Baseball vs Heidelberg University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5065

Saturday, April 27

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 Baseball vs Kenyon College

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

Thursday, May 2

Oberlin College Baseball vs Otterbein University

Oberlin College Baseball vs Otterbein University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5363

Wednesday, May 1

Oberlin College Choir: Gregory Ristow '01, conductor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin College Choir conducted by Gregory Ristow '01. -- Program: Johannes...

Saturday, April 27

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 Men's Tennis vs NCAC Championship

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

Sunday, April 28

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs NCAC Championship

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs NCAC Championship https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5171

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

Saturday, April 27

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 Softball at DePauw University

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

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 Softball at DePauw University

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

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

Friday, April 26

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 Hillsdale Gina Relays

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

Saturday, April 27

Oberlin College Track & Field at Jesse Owens Classic

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

Friday, April 26

Oberlin College Track & Field at Jesse Owens Classic

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

Saturday, April 27

Oberlin College Track & Field vs NCAC Combined Events

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

Sunday, April 28

Oberlin College Track & Field vs NCAC Combined Events

Oberlin College Track & Field vs NCAC Combined Events https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5111

Thursday, May 2

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Denison University - NCAC Semifinals

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Denison University - NCAC Semifinals Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/denison/ ...

Wednesday, May 1

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Denison University - NCAC Semifinals

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse at Denison University - NCAC Semifinals Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/denison/ ...

Saturday, April 27

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/ ...

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/ ...

Sunday, April 28

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs NCAC

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs NCAC https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=4880

Saturday, April 27

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs NCAC Championships

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

Sunday, April 28

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Third-Place Match

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Third-Place Match https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5179

Friday, April 26

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Wittenberg University

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

Saturday, April 27

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...

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....

Monday, April 29

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 30

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, May 1

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

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,...

Wednesday, May 1

Senior Recital: Ari Smith, jazz bass

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Ari Smith, jazz bass. -- Program: Ari Smith:...

Friday, April 26

Senior Recital: Benny Bock, piano

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

Sunday, April 28

Senior Recital: Birsa Chatterjee, jazz sax

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Birsa Chatterjee, jazz sax.

Senior Recital: Caleb Smith, jazz trombone

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Caleb Smith, jazz trombone.

Tuesday, April 30

Senior Recital: Danielle Braga, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Danielle Braga, piano. -- Program: Joseph Haydn:...

Thursday, May 2

Senior Recital: Eli Heath, double bass

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Eli Heath, jazz double bass. -- Program: Eli Heath:...

Wednesday, May 1

Senior Recital: Grégory Langer, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Grégory Langer, violin, assisted by Janet Wu,...

Sunday, April 28

Senior Recital: Hannah Kim, cello

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Hannah Kim, cello. -- Program: Amy Marcy Cheney...

Senior Recital: Kyle Miller, baritone

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Kyle Miller, baritone. -- Program: Ralph Vaughan...

Saturday, April 27

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:...

Tuesday, April 30

Senior Recital: Matthew Frerck, double bass

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Matthew Frerck, double bass, assisted by Allie Su,...

Saturday, April 27

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,...

Wednesday, May 1

Senior Recital: Shaoming Yang, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Shaoming Yang, piano. -- Program: Ludwig van...

Saturday, April 27

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...

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,...

Wednesday, May 1

Senior Recital: Yixuan Fafa Han, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Yixuan Fafa Han, piano. -- Program: Johann...

Sunday, April 28

Senior Recital: Zola Barnes, soprano

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

Saturday, April 27

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...

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...

Sunday, April 28

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. Program TBA

Saturday, April 27

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...

Sunday, April 28

Sunday Object Talk: Viaduct at L'Estaque

This Sunday Object Talk at the Allen Memorial Art Museum features Lulu VanDusen-Gross speaking on Cezanne’s Viaduct at L’Estaque. Designed for the casual...

Saturday, April 27

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...

Friday, April 26

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

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...

Monday, April 29

The Contemporary Portrait: Artist Lecture with Susanna Coffey

Please join the art department and painter Susanna Coffey for an artist lecture. Coffey is the F.H. Sellers Professor in Painting at the School of the Art...

Friday, April 26

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...

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.

Saturday, April 27

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...

Sunday, April 28

Zero Waste Picnic

Want to learn more about different groups on campus that are linked to sustainable practices at Oberlin? Want to play a game of corn hole and find some cool...

Wednesday, May 1

‘‘The Right to Memory’’ Documentary Film

The Right to Memory is an intimate portrayal of one of Russia's greatest public intellectuals, historian and human rights advocate, Arseny Roginsky. Born in...

April 26 - May 2, 2019