Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

December 8 - 14, 2021

Wednesday, December 8

Ornament Making will be happening all day in Wilder Main from Monday through Thursday! There will be a wide assortment of materials to use and ornaments will...

Empath Cafe flyer for meeting August 4, 11, 18.

Experience the Gift of Empathy! Do you have a story to share? Do you want to receive and give empathy? Join us for a light snack (when COVID protocols allow)...

Please join the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry for a short series of presentations by our honors candidates for the 2021-22 academic year....

Program Board is hosting a trip to the Cavs vs Chicago Bulls NBA Basketball Game! We will meet outside Wilder Curbside to check-in to load the bus which...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A junior recital presented by Annika Bell, mezzo-soprano in collaboration with Dan Michalak, piano live...

Thursday, December 9

Ornament Making will be happening all day in Wilder Main from Monday through Thursday! There will be a wide assortment of materials to use and ornaments will...

The job search process can be difficult to manage. This workshop will share key steps in navigating the job search process, including how and where to find...

Reiko Uchida, pianist

This master class for pianists and string players will be led by recitalist, chamber musician, and Grammy-nominated collaborative pianist Reiko...

Joanna Rakoff ’94 is the author of the international bestselling memoir My Salinger Year and the novel A Fortunate Age, winner of the Goldberg Prize for...

Nathan Kaib

Over the past 2–3 decades our understanding of the outer solar system’s history and current state has evolved dramatically. It is now generally accepted that...

Poster for AtGN with information about the writer, director, and performance times.

A Black boy’s body lies mangled in the street, unburied by official edict. The people of the city avert their eyes, turning instead to a new leader who vows...

portraits of Mark Sparks and Robert Spano

Guest artists and Oberlin Conservatory alumni Mark Sparks '82 and Robert Spano '84 will present a recital of duo works for flute and piano in Kulas Recital...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A concert of small jazz ensembles by students in the Conservatory Jazz Studies...

Poster for Fall Forward 2021, listing the choreographers for the performances.

Directed by Assistant Professor of Dance Alysia Ramos, Dance at Oberlin is proud to present Fall Forward, an annual tradition featuring student and faculty...

Friday, December 10

Professor Amanda Schmidt (geology) will talk about her research as a Fulbright Scholar in Environmental Science at Sichuan University, China, in 2019–2020....

The Museum Career Insights series continues with a workshop on Interpretation and Label Writing with Alexandra Letvin, assistant curator of European and...

Please join the art department for this artist lecture with Mildred Beltré . Mildred Beltré is a multi-disciplinary artist invested in grassroots activism,...

Please join the studio art department and professor Mildred Beltre, Associate Professor of Drawing & Printmaking at the University of Vermont for this public...

A cartoon black girl with pigtails, wearing a yellow blouse writes on sheets of paper, below her another cartoon black person with a short afro in a pink blazer performs poetry while holding a mic. In the top left and right corners are spotlights and they shine on the characters.  The  text on the image says "The Cat in the Cream Presents: Poetry Night," below that in smaller font it reads, " Friday, December 10 | 7-9 PM. The Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse"

Join us at the Cat in the Cream for poetry night! You can perform poems by your favorite poets or poems you’ve written. Share your poetry with us! Masks are...

Poster for AtGN with information about the writer, director, and performance times.

A Black boy’s body lies mangled in the street, unburied by official edict. The people of the city avert their eyes, turning instead to a new leader who vows...

Side-by-side portraits of Peter Takacs and Robert Spano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. This week's edition of "Fridays at Finney" presents the Oberlin Orchestra in an all-Beethoven program...

Poster for Fall Forward 2021, listing the choreographers for the performances.

Directed by Assistant Professor of Dance Alysia Ramos, Dance at Oberlin is proud to present Fall Forward, an annual tradition featuring student and faculty...

Saturday, December 11

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A junior recital presented by David Nasr-Zalubovsky, violin in collaboration with Elena Loskova, piano...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A senior recital presented by Will Curry, jazz saxophone live at the Cat in the Cream. Program: Wise...

Empty Mugs graphic

A collaboration of the Oberlin Pottery Coop, First Church, and Oberlin Conservatory's Brass Ensembles, this annual fundraising event benefits Oberlin...

Poster for AtGN with information about the writer, director, and performance times.

A Black boy’s body lies mangled in the street, unburied by official edict. The people of the city avert their eyes, turning instead to a new leader who vows...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A junior recital presented by Risako Beddie, voice live at Stull Recital Hall. Conservatory visitors...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A junior recital presented by Makaela Foerderer, violin in collaboration with Yu Sakamoto, piano live at...

Reiko Uchida and Francesca dePasquale side-by-side portraits

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. Violin professor Francesca dePasquale and guest pianist Reiko Uchida will perform On the Blue Shore of...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A senior recital preseted by Cameron Randall, bass trombone live at Warner Concert Hall. Conservatory...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A senior recital presented by Emmy Hensley, bassoon live at Kulas Recital Hall. Conservatory visitors...

A guest master class with Lydia Brown, collaborative piano. Conservatory visitors are asked to enter the complex through either Bibbins Hall’s east entrance...

Poster for AtGN with information about the writer, director, and performance times.

A Black boy’s body lies mangled in the street, unburied by official edict. The people of the city avert their eyes, turning instead to a new leader who vows...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. TIMARA faculty Aaron Dilloway and Stephan Haluska will combine musical forces to share an evening of...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A junior recital presented by Charlie Hamilton, violin live at Kulas Recital Hall. Conservatory...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A senior recital presented by Oved Rico, horn live at Warner Concert Hall. Conservatory visitors are...

A close up of a brown hand wearing rings on their fingers, playing a red electric guitar. Over that image, there is text on the left side of that image that reads "The Cat in the Cream Presents: Battle of the Bands: Cat Fight!" Below that is text describing the day, date, time, and location of the event. It says, "Saturday, December 11. Doors Open at 7:30 | Show begins at 8 PM. Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse." On the right side of the poster is a list of the bands performing, with a list saying, "Featuring: Morphology. Joystick Tango. Sehrea N'Dayu. Smokin' Brass."

Join us at the Cat in the Cream for the FIRST EVER Battle of the Bands: Cat Fight! Enjoy some of the original music and performances created by your peers....

Poster for Fall Forward 2021, listing the choreographers for the performances.

Directed by Assistant Professor of Dance Alysia Ramos, Dance at Oberlin is proud to present Fall Forward, an annual tradition featuring student and faculty...

Sunday, December 12

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A junior recital presented by Jocelyn Hartley, cello in collaboration with Sydney Porth, piano live at...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Junior Degree Recital presented by Jordy Guldman, trumpet in Stull Recital Hall. Conservatory...

Poster for AtGN with information about the writer, director, and performance times.

A Black boy’s body lies mangled in the street, unburied by official edict. The people of the city avert their eyes, turning instead to a new leader who vows...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Junior Degree Recital presented by Matthew Cone, violin, assisted by pianists, Yu Sakamoto and James...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Junior Degree Recital presented by Ciara McGuire, violin, in collaboration with Yucheng Xu, piano in...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A junior recital presented by Isaiah Shaw, flute live at Warner Concert Hall. Conservatory visitors are...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Junior Degree Recital presented by Michael Mierenga, piano in Kulas Recital Hall. Conservatory...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Senior Degree Recital presented by Jeremy McCabe, jazz percussion, in the Cat in the...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. Join the chorus in the annual Messiah Sing-Along conducted by Peter Slowik. Experience the joy of the...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Senior Degree Recital by Joshua Tazman Reinier, composition, in Stull Recital Hall. Conservatory...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A concert of small jazz ensembles by students in the Conservatory Jazz Studies department. Program The...

Monday, December 13

Please join the Biology majors listed below for their presentations starting at noon: 12:00 Fred Meckler - “Overwintering of Eastern Equine Encephalitis...

Rena Urso

Join Rena Urso for two specially curated workshops on Monday, December 13 focusing on meditation and movement exploration through yoga. These events are open...

Rena Urso

Join Rena Urso for two specially curated workshops on Monday, December 13 focusing on meditation and movement exploration through yoga. These events are open...

Photo by Scott Goldsmith

Come watch Elf with the ’Sco Staff! Free popcorn is available.

Tuesday, December 14

Frederick E. Cohen (American, ca. 1818–1858), Bentley Simons Runyan Family, ca. 1857, oil on canvas. Gift of Mary Parsons McCullough (OC 1907), 1970.10

Alexandra Letvin, assistant curator of European and American art, and Hannah Wirta Kinney, assistant curator of academic programs, present a Tuesday Tea on...

3pm
Virtual Event

In today’s professional environment, making intentional decisions about your digital image and online presence is both necessary and sometimes difficult. One...

Join the Multicultural Resource Center (MRC) program associates and Career Development Center (CDC) peer advisors for our first Bingo Bash, a fun and...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. NOTE the streaming will begin AFTER the lecture, for the recital, which will start around 8:10pm. A...

A guest master class by Concerto Competition Judge Alexander Korsantia, piano. Read more about Alexander Korsantia. Conservatory visitors are asked to...

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Junior Degree Recital presented by Christian Wilson, saxophone, in the Birenbaum. Conservatory...

Photo by Scott Goldsmith

Come decorate cookies at the sco and get festive!

December 8 - 14, 2021