Oberlin College and Conservatory

Info Sessions/Presentations Events

May 24 - 30, 2019

Saturday, May 25

Admissions 101

The Oberlin College Office of Admissions invites the high school-aged children of faculty, staff, our local community and alumni to attend our annual...

Faculty Talk: Elisha Gray - The Edison of Oberlin College

Roderic Knight, emeritus professor of ethnomusicology, will give a brief talk about his showcase exhibit on Elisha Gray, who could also be called "Oberlin’s...

What is Wisr and Why Should I Join?

Stop by to learn more about Oberlin's Wisr (pronounced "Wiser") community and to join! Wisr is a career networking and advising platform that easily...

Barefoot Dialogue Student Panel

Barefoot Dialogue is an experiment in human and land relating and belongs in the larger genre of sustained dialogue. Barefoot brings together groups of 12-16...

Faculty Talk: Elisha Gray - The Edison of Oberlin College

Roderic Knight, emeritus professor of ethnomusicology, will give a brief talk about his showcase exhibit on Elisha Gray, who could also be called "Oberlin’s...

Sunday, May 26

Neuroscience Department Open House

Host: Tracie Paine, chair and associate professor of neuroscience.

Politics Department Open House

Host: Marc Blecher, chair and professor of politics.

Presidential Address and Crimson and Gold Convocation

A special Commencement/Reunion Weekend convocation featuring President Carmen Twillie Ambar's college address; the announcement of reunion class gift totals;...

Art Department Open House

Hosts: Christina Neilson, chair and associate professor of Renaissance and baroque art history, and Kristina Paabus, chair of studio art and associate...

Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Open House

Host: Jason Belitsky, chair and associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry department

TIMARA Studios Open House

Visit with the TIMARA gang, see the newly renovated studios, and help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of TIMARA. All are welcome.

Anthropology Department Open House

Host: Erika Hoffman-Dilloway, chair and associate professor of anthropology.

Archaeological Studies Program Open House

Host: Amanda Schmidt, chair and program director of archaeological studies.

Cinema Studies Program Open House

Hosts: Jeffrey Pence, chair and associate professor of cinema studies and English, and Rian Brown-Orso, associate professor of cinema studies.

Comparative American Studies Program Open House

Host: Shelley Lee, chair and associate professor of comparative American studies and history, and affiliate of the Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies...

Computer Science Department Open House

Host: Robert Geitz, chair and associate professor of computer science.

East Asian Studies Program Open House

Host: Hsiu-Chuang Deppman, director of East Asian studies, and professor of Chinese and cinema studies.

English Department Open House

Host: Jeffrey Pence, chair and associate professor of English and cinema studies.

Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies Open House

Host: Greggor Mattson, director of gender, sexuality, and feminist studies, and associate professor of sociology.

Geology Department Open House

Host: Steve Wojtal, professor of geology. Welcome geology grads, alums, family, and friends!

History Department Open House

Host: Renee Romano, chair and professor of history, Africana studies, and comparative American studies, and affiliate of the Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist...

Mathematics Department Open House

Host: Kevin Woods, chair and associate professor of mathematics.

Sociology Department Open House

Host: Rick Baldoz, chair and associate professor of sociology.

Classics Department Open House

Host: Ben Lee, acting chair and professor of classics. Please stop in King-Rice Building, Courtyard. If inclement weather, meet in King Building, Room 105.

Comparative Literature Program Open House

Host: Jed Deppman, director of comparative literature and professor of comparative literature and English.

French and Italian Department Open House

Hosts: Matthew Senior, chair and Ruberta T. McCandless Professor of French, and KŽvin Rocheron, faculty in residence/lecturer in French.

Hispanic Studies Program Open House

Host: Sebastiaan Faber, chair and professor of Hispanic studies, and Yorki Encalada, faculty in residence at La Casa Hisp‡nica/lecturer in Hispanic studies.

Latin American Studies Program Open House

Host: Patrick O’Connor, interim chair of Latin American studies, associate professor of Hispanic studies and comparative literature.

Psychology Department Open House

Hosts: psychology faculty and staff.

Student Union Open House

Hosts: Tina Zwegat, director of Student Activities and Orientation/associate director of the Student Union; Sean Lehlbach, assistant director of Student...

German Language and Literatures Department Open House

Hosts: Steve Huff, chair of German Language and Literatures, and professor of German, and Adrienne Merritt, faculty in residence/lecturer in German.

Oberlin Center for Russian, East European, and Central Asian Studies Open House

Host: Arlene Forman, chair and associate professor of Russian.

Physics and Astronomy Department Open House

Hosts: Jason Stalnaker, chair and associate professor, and physics and astronomy faculty and staff members.

Russian Language, Literature and Culture Department Open House

Host: Arlene Forman, chair and associate professor of Russian.

Faculty Talk: Elisha Gray - The Edison of Oberlin College

Roderic Knight, emeritus professor of ethnomusicology, will give a brief talk about his showcase exhibit on Elisha Gray, who could also be called "Oberlin’s...

What is Wisr and Why Should I Join?

Stop by to learn more about Oberlin's Wisr (pronounced "Wiser") community and to join! Wisr is a career networking and advising platform that easily...

The Cause of Art is the Cause of the People: The Lasting Mark of an Activist-Artist's Visit to Oberlin

Ever wonder how the Allen Memorial Art Museum got the unconventional façade inscription we walked under many times as students? The answer is a great,...

Africana Studies Department Open House

Host: Candice Raynor, director and faculty-in-residence of africana studies. Dinner will be served directly following the Black Family Appreciation Ceremony...

May 24 - 30, 2019