Oberlin College and Conservatory

Receptions/Socials Events

May 24 - 30, 2019

Saturday, May 25

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...

Conservatory Reception

A celebratory reception congratulating the Class of 2019 and recognizing families and alumni of the conservatory and college music degree programs. Hosted by...

Friends of the Libraries Reception

Reception for Friends of the Libraries, alumni authors, former library student assistants, alumni librarians, and anyone else who loves books and libraries.

Oberlin Swing Society Dance

Try your hand (and feet) at swinging the night away! Beginner swing lesson taught from 8-9 p.m. Dance to recorded music from 9 p.m. until midnight. Come to...

Sunday, May 26

Oberlin Shansi Breakfast

For alumni, students, friends, and parents interested in Oberlin Shansi and its programs in Asia. The 2019 Shansi Fellows will be recognized.

Reception for Musical Studies Students and Families

Join conservatory and college faculty members as they celebrate graduating seniors in the Musical Studies Program. Breakfast treats will be provided.

Class of 2019 Family Social

Enjoy an informal social of celebration for graduates, parents, families, and guests. Deans and directors will be on hand to extend congratulations to...

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...

Africana Graduation Ceremony

A pre-Commencement ceremony to celebrate the graduation and accomplishments of students of the African diaspora.

Russian and East European Studies Committee Open House

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

Oberlin Bike Co-op BBQ

Join us at the Bike Co-op for live music, burger-eating, ice cream-licking, mural-painting, and more. If you rented a bike, this is also the perfect time to...

Social on the Square

This old-fashioned ice cream social has become a mainstay of Illumination night. An assortment of pies as well as locally produced ice cream and assorted...

Posse Scholars IX Commencement Reception

Celebrating the graduation of the ninth Posse Scholars class at Oberlin College (by invitation only).

Monday, May 27

Chabad Graduation Celebration

Bring your friends and family for a delicious lunch. Hosted by Rabbi Shlomo and Devorah Elkan. All Chabad events are open to everyone, regardless of...

May 24 - 30, 2019