Oberlin College and Conservatory

Academic Events

April 30 - May 6, 2019

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

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...

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,...

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

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

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.’’

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...

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:...

Retirement Party for Professor David Kelley

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

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, May 4

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse vs NCAC Championship

Oberlin College Women's Lacrosse vs NCAC Championship https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5138

Senior Recital: Leslie Lang, TIMARA

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Leslie Lang, TIMARA. Program: TBA

Oberlin College Track & Field at NCAC Championships

Oberlin College Track & Field at NCAC Championships Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/kenyon/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5113

Oberlin College Baseball vs Hiram College

Oberlin College Baseball vs Hiram College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5068

Senior Recital: Hannah Murray, double bass

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Hannah Murray, double bass. -- Program: Johann...

Senior Recital: Ken Lin, piano

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

Senior Recital: Rush Garcia, trombone

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Rush Garcia, trombone. -- Program: Anthony...

Oberlin College Baseball vs Hiram College

Oberlin College Baseball vs Hiram College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5069

Senior Recital: Jae Yee Lee, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Jae Yee Lee, violin, assisted by Sakamoto Yu, Sungeun...

Senior Recital: Zoe Heuser, bass

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Zoe Heuser, bass, assisted by Yu Sakamoto,...

Artist Diploma Recital: Andrew Dotterer, oboe

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Andrew Dotterer, oboe, assisted by James...

Senior Recital: Leslie Lang, TIMARA

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Leslie Lang, TIMARA. -- Program TBA

Senior Recital: Thomas Chafe, viola

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

Senior Recital: Yingjun Amy Chen, piano

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

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...

Contemporary Music Ensemble: Timothy Weiss, conductor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Contemporary Music Ensemble conducted by Timothy Weiss. Program: Elizabeth...

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...

Sunday, May 5

Oberlin College Baseball vs Hiram College

Oberlin College Baseball vs Hiram College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5070

Oberlin Dance Company: Panel Discussion

Oberlin Dance Company presents a panel discussion on Tracing Our Roots, "A look into the Past, as we Move into the Future," featuring Djapo Cultural Arts...

Senior Recital: Jenny Jingning Huang, piano

A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Jenny Jingning Huang, piano. -- Program: Felix Mendelssohn: Variations sérieuses, Op. 54 Ludwig van...

Artist Diploma Recital: Randall Chaves Camacho, percussion

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Randall Chaves Camacho,...

Junior Recital: Benjamin Oglesby-Davis, jazz guitar & Gervis Myles, jazz bass

A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Gervis Myles, jazz bass and Benjamin Oglesby-Davis, jazz guitar. Program: John Coltrane:...

Senior Recital: Jason Butler, viola

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Jason Butler, viola, assisted by Will Crock, violin,...

Senior Recital: Max Flysch, piano

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

Oberlin Dance Company: A Day in Africa, Dance Master Class

Join us for A Day in Africa, featuring a master dance class. Mito Camara from Guinea, West Africa will host the master class, and there will be live...

Oberlin College Baseball vs Hiram College

Oberlin College Baseball vs Hiram College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5071

Senior Recital: Allison Hillier, piano

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

Senior Recital: Xinyuan Wang, violin

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Xinyuan Wang, violin. -- Program: Sonata in A...

Junior Recital: Daniel Finn, jazz bass & Camille Vogley-Howes, jazz violin

A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Daniel Finn, jazz bass, and Camille Vogley-Howes, jazz violin. Program: TBA

Senior Recital: Phoebe Durand-McDonnell, harp

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Phoebe Durand-McDonnell, harp. -- Program: Sergiu...

Senior Recital: Zheyu (Crystal) Jiang, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Zheyu (Crystal) Jiang, piano. -- Program: Ludwig...

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. -- Program: The Noah Sherman Ensemble Directed by Kip Reed Tahj Mason, sax Batian Pienaar, sax Eric...

Junior Recital: Sophie Shalit, TIMARA

A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Sophie Shalit, TIMARA. -- Program: Sophie Shalit: Slug (2018) Sophie Shalit, voice, fixed...

Oberlin Musical Union and Oberlin College Arts & Sciences Orchestra

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin Musical Union and the Oberlin College Arts & Sciences Orchestra, conducted...

Senior Recital: Kelsey Sham, harp

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Kelsey Sham, harp. -- Program: Sergiu Natra: תפילה...

Senior Recital: Trisha Doo, cello

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

Senior Recital: Yujun Cao, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Yujun Cao, piano. -- Program: Johann Sebastian...

Monday, May 6

Economics Seminar Students Present "Snapshots" of Theses, Session II

Economics Honors Students present "Snapshots" of Theses, Session II. Come join us at this annual event! Joshua Ashkinaze: "Cold Turkey: How the Political...

Your Career at Scale: Working as a Software Developer in Big Tech

Nif Ward '14, Oberlin College computer science major and software development engineer at Amazon, presents ‘‘Your Career at Scale: Working as a Software...

Trombone Choir Concert

A Trombone Choir concert directed by Lee Allen. Read more about Lee Allen.

Creative Writing  Graduating Senior Readings

Come listen to the Creative Writing Program graduating seniors read their work.

April 30 - May 6, 2019