Oberlin College and Conservatory

Academic Events

May 3 - 9, 2019

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.

Tuesday, May 7

Ballet III Showing

Join us for a free performance by students in Ballet III, taught by Visiting Instructor of Dance Bobby Wesner.

The Intersections of Class and Race: Khiara Bridges

‘‘The Intersections of Class and Race: Imagining an Ethnography of the Reproductive Lives of Class-Privileged Women of Color,’’ is an academic talk by Khiara...

Oberlin Chamber Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor; Raphael Boden, cello soloist

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin Chamber Orchestra conducted by Raphael Jiménez, with 2018 Senior Concerto...

Senior Recital: elie mcafee-hahn, TIMARA

A conservatory senior degree recital by elie mcafee-hahn, TIMARA. -- Program: elie mcafee-hahn: MY TAMARIAN SCRIPT 5.1 surround fixed media...

Wednesday, May 8

Fruitful Tensions: Innovative Intersections of Queerness and Halakhah

This thesis presentation features Emily Volz, who will be speaking about her research on the intersections of queer bodies and Jewish law. Her research...

Senior Recital: Collin Sterne, classical guitar

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Collin Sterne, classical...

Artist Diploma Recital: Eunjae Park, organ

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Eunjae Park, organ. Program: Dietrich...

Artist Diploma Recital: Miriam Liske-Doorandish, cello

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Miriam Liske-Doorandish, cello, assisted by...

Junior Recital: Julian Jacobs, jazz drums and Neko Cortez, jazz trombone

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory joint junior degree recital performed by Julian Jacobs, jazz drums and Neko Cortez, jazz...

Master of Music Recital: Ruby Brallier, viola da gamba

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory master of music degree recital performed by Ruby Brallier, viola da...

Artist Diploma Recital: Lucas Porter, piano

A conservatory artist diploma degree recital performed by Lucas Porter, piano. Program: Lucas Porter: Paris in the 1930’s Claude Debussy: Images, Livre...

Junior Recital: Tigran Buniatyan, organ

A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Tigran Buniatyan, organ. -- Program: Pablo Bruna: Tiento de primer tono de mano derecha Bruna: Tiento...

Thursday, May 9

English Professor Beers

All are welcome to join the English department during this week’s Professor Beers. As always, there will be free popcorn. Non-alcoholic drinks are available...

Master of Music Lecture Recital: Natalie Mealey, harpsichord

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory master of music lecture recital performed by Natalie Mealey,...

Oberlin Sinfonietta: Timothy Weiss, conductor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin Sinfonietta conducted by Timothy Weiss featuring Alexa Still, flute,...

CRSHD: Free Screening

Free Screening followed by Q&A with the director Emily Cohn '17. Sponsored by Oberlin Cinema Studies and the Alumni Office.

May 3 - 9, 2019