Events Calendar

Events

Wednesday, March 5

Special Lecture Series with Rev. Dr. James Lawson '57

Special Lecture Series with Rev. Dr. James...

The Rev. James Lawson Jr. '57 was a leading theoretician and tactician of nonviolence within the civil rights movement. The scholar, lecturer, activist, and...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), Room 112  
Summer In-Asia Study Grant Applications

Summer In-Asia Study Grant Applications

Don't forget: first-, second-, and third-year students can apply for an Oberlin Shansi Research Grant in Asia this summer. Deadline to apply is March 7 for...

Peters Hall, Room 103  
Q&A with James McBride

Q&A with James McBride 10:00am

A Q&A session with James McBride. Admission is free. -- James McBride is an author, musician and screenwriter. His landmark memoir, "The Color of Water,"...

Clonick Hall, Bertram and Judith Kohl Building  
Ash Wednesday with the Newman Catholic Community

Ash Wednesday with the Newman Catholic Community 12:00pm

All are welcome to attend the Ash Wednesday service that involves the Imposition of Ashes.

Fairchild Chapel, Bosworth Hall  
German Table

German Table 12:00pm

Join us for lunch at Stevenson every week and practice your German language skills in an informal environment.

Stevenson Hall, Biggs  
Rincón Latino

Rincón Latino 12:00pm

Come have lunch with us every week day and practice your Spanish

Stevenson Hall  
French Table

French Table 12:15pm

Come have lunch with us every week day at Stevenson Hall from 12:15 to 1:15 and practice your French!

Stevenson Hall  
Iyengar Yoga with Vicky Elwell

Iyengar Yoga with Vicky Elwell 12:15pm

This is an Iyengar style Hatha yoga class. Iyengar yoga is well known for its precise alignment and for its use of props to accommodate each individual’s...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Multipurpose Room  
Core & Weights

Core & Weights 4:30pm

Core & Weights is a fun, innovative 45-minute muscle defining and sculpting workout utilizing 2 lb – 8 lb weights with the addition of cutting edge core...

Jesse Philips Physical Education Center, Multipurpose Room  
Study Away Information Session

Study Away Information Session 4:30pm

If you are planning to study away in fall 2014, spring 2015, or the 2014-15 academic year, you must attend a Study Away Information Session in order to...

Peters Hall, Room 212  
Flipping the Transcriptional Switch With Small Molecules

Flipping the Transcriptional Switch With Small... 4:45pm

A Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar with Anna Mapp of the University of Michigan.

Wright Laboratory of Physics, W201  
La Casa Hispánica @ the Housing Fair

La Casa Hispánica @ the Housing Fair 6:00pm

Are you interested in living in La Casa Hispánica? Come and meet us at the Housing Fair!

Carnegie, Root Room  
HER Screening and Discussion

HER Screening and Discussion 6:50pm

If you're interested in machine consciousness, science fiction, or strange romantic comedies, you should come out to a screening and discussion of Her at the...

Apollo Theatre  
Active Minds Meeting

Active Minds Meeting 7:30pm

Active Minds at Oberlin is a chapter of a national organization dedicated to increasing mental health awareness on college campuses. We seek to promote...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 110  
Special Convocation:  An Evening with James McBride '79

Special Convocation: An Evening with James... 7:30pm

Special Convocation: Award-winning writer and musician James McBride’s '79 memoir, The Color of Water, was a New York Times bestseller for more than two...

Finney Chapel  
Fly-fishing In Cells: How Activators Turn Genes On

Fly-fishing In Cells: How Activators Turn Genes On 8:00pm

Speaker Anna Mapp from the University of Michigan delivers this Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar. It is geared toward a general audience.

Wright Laboratory of Physics, W201  
Guest Recital: Carol Wincenc, flute

Guest Recital: Carol Wincenc, flute 8:00pm

A guest recital performed by Carol Wincenc, flute. Program TBA ---------- Carol Wincenc is among the leading American flutists of her generation and is...

Kulas Recital Hall, Conservatory Central Unit  
Student Composers Concert

Student Composers Concert 8:00pm

A concert of original compositions by conservatory students. Program will feature music by: Christiana Rose Yu Zheng Adam Hirsch Mitchell...

Warner Concert Hall  
Oberlin College Democrats Meeting

Oberlin College Democrats Meeting 10:10pm

Come join the Dems and discuss issues like civil rights, voting rights, education, the environment, immigration reform, reproductive freedoms, and find out...

Wilder Hall (Student Union), 110  

Wednesday, March 5