Events Calendar


Monday, May 26

Commencement Exercises

Commencement Exercises

Commencement exercises will be held on Tappan Square, rain or shine, at which time arts and sciences and conservatory students will receive their degrees....

Tappan Square  
The Art of Johnny Gruelle, Creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy

The Art of Johnny Gruelle, Creator of Raggedy...

An exhibit: The Art of Johnny Gruelle, Creator of Raggedy Ann and Andy. Sponsored by the Oberlin College Library.

Mudd Center, Seeley G. (Main Library), Goodrich Room, Fourth Floor  
Commencement/Reunion Welcome Center Opens

Commencement/Reunion Welcome Center Opens 8:00am

Room Keys / Access Cards can be returned to the drop box in your dorm or brought to the Commencement/Reunion Welcome Center.

Dewy Ward '34 Alumni Center  
<3" (three inches or less) handcrafted miniature books

<3" (three inches or less) handcrafted... 8:30am

The Delaware Valley Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers will showcase their talents in the Clarence Ward Art Library’s upcoming show <3” (three inches or...

Clarence Ward Art Library, Allen Memorial Art Building, 2nd Floor  
Academic Procession Forms

Academic Procession Forms 9:00am

Faculty: Finney Chapel Graduates: Sidewalk in front of Peters Hall Main Stage Participants: Cox Building

Peters Hall  
Academic Procession and Commencement Exercises

Academic Procession and Commencement Exercises 9:30am

Speaker: U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez. Perez's previous appointment was the assistant attorney general for civil rights at the U.S. Department of...

Tappan Square  
Post-Commencement Box Lunches

Post-Commencement Box Lunches 12:15pm

Lunches will be distributed at the conclusion of commencement exercises.

Wilder Bowl  
Class of 1964 Farewell Brunch

Class of 1964 Farewell Brunch 12:30pm

Tickets can be purchased via Commencement/Reunion Weekend registration.

Kendal at Oberlin, Fox & Fell Dining Room  
Freedom's Friends Underground Railroad and Abolition History Walk

Freedom's Friends Underground Railroad and... 1:00pm

Seventy-five minute neighborhood walking tour, $6 per adult. Space is limited, reservation appreciated. Sponsored by the Oberlin Heritage Center.

First Church in Oberlin  

Monday, May 26