Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

April 27 - May 3, 2019

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 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.

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,...

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...

Friday, May 3

Retirement Party for Professor David Kelley

Please join us to celebrate David Kelley’s 38 years of teaching Chinese history at Oberlin.

Folk Fest Presents: Amythyst Kiah with Sam & Riley and Friends

Oberlin Folk Fest 2019 is so excited to announce our last headliner: ??? Amythyst Kiah??? with Sam and Riley & Friends Rainspace will be in the Cat in the...

Oberlin Folk Fest Presents: Sudan Archives with Bebé Machete

Oberlin Folk Fest 2019 is thrilled to announce the SECOND of three headliners! ?? Sudan Archives ?? with ?Bebé Machete? Violinist and vocalist Sudan...

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...

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...

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...

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...

PRSM Office Hours During Consent Month

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

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...

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...

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

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs NCAC

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

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

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

Oberlin College Track & Field vs NCAC Combined Events

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

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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

Junior Recital: Aviana Burkepile, mezzo-soprano

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

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...

Guest Master Class: Amparo Lacruz, cello

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

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...

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,...

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. Program TBA

Chinese Students Association Music Showcase - Moonlight, My Heart

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

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...

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

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...

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:...

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,...

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

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/ ...

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

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,...

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...

‘‘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...

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,...

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:...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Neuroscience Seminar

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

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

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...

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,...

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...

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/ ...

Artist Diploma Recital: Emilija Rožukaitė, piano

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

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...

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:...

Friday, May 3

Oberlin College Track & Field at NCAC Championships

Oberlin College Track & Field at NCAC Championships https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5112

CET Academic Programs - Open Advising Session

This open advising/informational session is geared to all students interested in a semester- or yearlong immersive, Chinese language and culture...

The Uncertain Transition: The Exit of Italy from World War I

Marco Mondini is assistant professor of the History of War at the University of Padua. His many publications include Il Capo. La Grande Guerra del generale...

The Uncertain Transition: The Exit of Italy from World War I

Guest speaker Marco Mondini from the University of Padua will be presenting a talk titled ‘‘The Uncertain Transition: The Exit of Italy from World War 1.’’

Junior Recital: Rui Jin, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Rui Jin, piano. -- Program: Sergei Rachmaninoff:...

Senior Recital: Magdalena Kuźma, soprano

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

Senior Recital: Remy Libbrecht, oboe

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Remy Libbrecht, oboe. -- Program: Eugène Bozza:...

Ramadan:  The Meaning, Ritual & Symbol

The annual observance of Ramadan is one of the Five Pillars of Islam. Ramadan is a religious holiday established in the 7th century when the Quran was first...

Collegium Musicum, Steven Plank, director

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by Collegium Musicum directed by Professor Steven Plank. -- Program: Robert Parsons: Ave...

Oberlin Jazz Ensemble

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by Oberlin Jazz Ensemble. Program: Benny Goodman/Edgar Sampson: Don’t Be That Way (arr....

Oberlin Dance Company: Tracing Our Roots

Oberlin Dance Company presents, Tracing Our Roots, "A look Into the Past as we Move Into the Future," featuring Djapo Cultural Arts Institute, a premier West...

Junior Recital: Rachel Gibson, percussion

A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Rachel Gibson, percussion. -- Program: Abby Aresty: Inkling (2019) Rachel Gibson, painter ...

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 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...

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...

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...

Thursday, May 2

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...

Friday, May 3

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...

April 27 - May 3, 2019