Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

January 20 - February 18, 2020

Monday, January 20

Free Movie Days

See movies for free at the Apollo every Monday with a OC student ID!

MLK Day of Service

Program Board is collaborating with Connect Cleveland, the Office of Winter Term, the Bonner Center, and City Year Cleveland to bring you an opportunity for...

Wilder Sweets

Join us in Wilder Hall lobby each Monday during winter term for an ice cream bar with cookies, brownies, and much more!

Tuesday, January 21

Morning Break: Tea and Cookies with the Office of the Dean of the Conservatory

Take a break from your winter-term project and join the Office of the Dean of the Conservatory for tea and cookies.

Internship Planning Workshop

Are you thinking of doing an internship for the summer, or maybe for next year’s winter term? Join Katie Schrader from the Career Development Center to...

Winter Term Free Bowling

Enjoy free bowling Tuesdays during winter term at the College Lanes.

South Park Mall Bus Trip

Take an excursion to South Park Mall, https://www.shoppingsouthparkmall.com/ Arrive by 4:45 p.m. at Wilder Hall curbside to check-in and board the bus,...

Electronic Game Night

Get your thumbs ready! It's Electronic Game Night at Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse.

'Sco Night

The 'Sco is open tonight. Enjoy music and dancing through midnight.

Wednesday, January 22

Morning Break: Tea and Cookies with the Office of Admissions

Take a break from your winter-term project and join the Office of Admissions for tea and cookies.

Winter Term Knitting/Crocheting Group

Want to learn how to knit or crochet? Join us during lunchtime every Wednesday and Friday during winter term. Bring your own craft projects or just stop by...

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Allegheny College

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Allegheny College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5434

Doubles League Flyer

Bowl against a different team each game. Win by bowling best in relation to your ability; perfect for new bowlers! The Office of Winter Term will cover the...

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Allegheny College

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Allegheny College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5408

Splitchers at the ’Sco

Splitchers at the ’Sco: Splitchers is a weekly themed dance party featuring pizza and discounted pitchers. Stop in Wednesdays during winter term.

Thursday, January 23

Morning Break: Tea and Cookies with the Center for Innovation and Impact

Take a break from your winter-term project and join the Center for Innovation and Impact for tea and cookies.

Guest Lecture: Beethoven's Choral Fantasy

As part of the year-long celebration of the sestercentenial of Ludwig van Beethoven’s birth, Professor of Musicology Steven Whiting of the Univeristy of...

Studio Art: Open Studios and Reception

Come check out what the Studio Art seniors have been working on during winter term at the Allen Memorial Art Building.

Jersey Boys at Playhouse Square

Program Board is collaborating with Connect Cleveland and the Office of Winter Term to bring you a free trip to see Jersey Boys at the Connor Palace at...

'Sco Night

The 'Sco is open tonight. Enjoy music and dancing through midnight.

Vine/Tik Tok Night

The videos are only a few seconds long, but the fun will last until midnight at Vine/Tik Tok Night in the Cat in the Cream Coffeehouse.

Friday, January 24

Morning Break: Tea and Cookies with the Office of Winter Term

Take a break from your winter-term project and join the Office of Winter Term for tea and cookies.

Geology Guest Speaker - Ralph Harvey

Ralph Harvey, professor of planetary materials at Case Western Reserve University, will be visiting the Department of Geology to present a lecture, ‘‘Sifting...

Winter Term Knitting/Crocheting Group

Want to learn how to knit or crochet? Join us during lunchtime every Wednesday and Friday during winter term. Bring your own craft projects or just stop by...

Faculty Exhibit Opening: Kristina Paabus

Program Board is collaborating with with Connect Cleveland and the Office of Winter Term to bring you an free trip to Youngstown State University for a...

Dance Works in Progress Showing

Swing by to see what's been going on in the Department of Dance in this showing of works-in-progress.

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Thiel College

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Thiel College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5435

Saturday, January 25

Oberlin College Track & Field vs Wooster Invitational

Oberlin College Track & Field vs Wooster Invitational https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5509

Kalahari Water Park

Program Board is collaborating with with Connect Cleveland and the Office of Winter Term to bring you a free trip to Kalahari Water Park in...

Oberlin College Swimming at Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Swimming at Ohio Wesleyan University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5492

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Wittenberg University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Wittenberg University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5409

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Wittenberg University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Wittenberg University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5409

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Wittenberg University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Wittenberg University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5409

Winter Term Free Bowling

Enjoy free bowling at the College Lanes on Saturdays during winter term.

Sunday, January 26

Crocker Park Bus Trip

Shop, dine, and ice skate the day away at Crocker Park. Arrive by 12:45 p.m. at Wilder Hall curbside to check-in and board the bus, which will take you to...

Doubles League Flyer

Bowl against a different team each game. Win by bowling best in relation to your ability; perfect for new bowlers! The Office of Winter Term will cover the...

Monday, January 27

Free Movie Days

See movies for free at the Apollo every Monday with a OC student ID!

Morning Break: Tea and Cookies with Dialogue Center and Ombuds Office

Take a break from your winter-term project and join the YB Center for Dialogue and the Office of the Ombuds for tea and cookies.

Toboggan Chutes at the Strongsville Chalet Bus Trip

Program Board is collaborating with with Connect Cleveland and the Office of Winter Term to bring you an free trip to the Toboggan Chutes at the Strongsville...

Paint Bar

Bring your creative self to the ’Sco for Paint Bar!

Wilder Sweets

Join us in Wilder Hall lobby each Monday during winter term for an ice cream bar with cookies, brownies, and much more!

Tuesday, January 28

Winter Term Free Bowling

Enjoy free bowling Tuesdays during winter term at the College Lanes.

Feve Tots Upstairs

A&PS Council invites you to join us at the Feve for some food and fellowship. Stop in for a quick appetizer and beverage and to share some time with your...

Guest Lecture: Nan Harrison Washburn, conductor

A guest lecture on historical women composers given by conductor Nan Harrison Washburn. Learn more about Nan Harrison Washburn

'Sco Night

The 'Sco is open tonight. Enjoy music and dancing through midnight.

Wednesday, January 29

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Kenyon College

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Kenyon College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5436

Winter Term Opera: "The Wild Beast of the Bungalow" (World Premiere) by Rachel Peters with a libretto by Royce Vavrek

Quirky and darkly comic, The Wild Beast of the Bungalow follows an 11-year-old girl through a triptych of short operas. In “Mermaid in the Jar,” she begins a...

Oberlin College Men's Basketball vs Kenyon College

Oberlin College Men's Basketball vs Kenyon College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5410

Friday, January 31

Winter Term Opera: "The Wild Beast of the Bungalow" (World Premiere) by Rachel Peters with a libretto by Royce Vavrek

Quirky and darkly comic, The Wild Beast of the Bungalow follows an 11-year-old girl through a triptych of short operas. In “Mermaid in the Jar,” she begins a...

Winter Term String Quartet Intensive – Final Performance

A Winter Term performance featuring four student string quartets playing works by Beethoven and Mendelssohn.

Saturday, February 1

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Carnegie Mellon University

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Carnegie Mellon University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5720

Oberlin College Track & Field at Baldwin Wallace University

Oberlin College Track & Field at Baldwin Wallace University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5510

Met Opera: Porgy and Bess

Fathom Events and the Metropolitan Opera present a broadcast of the Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess, live in select cinemas nationwide. The Gershwins’ modern...

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at DePauw University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at DePauw University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5411

Oberlin College Swimming vs HIram & Ursuline

Oberlin College Swimming vs HIram & Ursuline Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5493

Oberlin College Swimming vs Ursuline College

Oberlin College Swimming vs Ursuline College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5504

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at DePauw University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at DePauw University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5437

Winter Term Oberlin Phlox Choir: Olivia Fink, director

The Phlox Ensembles are a choir and orchestra designed to promote women, trans, and non-binary musicians organized by Oberlin Students for Gender Inclusivity...

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at DePauw University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at DePauw University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5411

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at DePauw University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at DePauw University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5437

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Ashland University

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Ashland University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5721

Winter Term Opera: "The Wild Beast of the Bungalow" (World Premiere) by Rachel Peters with a libretto by Royce Vavrek

Quirky and darkly comic, The Wild Beast of the Bungalow follows an 11-year-old girl through a triptych of short operas. In “Mermaid in the Jar,” she begins a...

A Warsaw Melody

Love starts to blossom in the hostile terrain of the Soviet bloc when chance brings young Victor to beautiful Polish singer Helya at a concert hall in...

Sunday, February 2

Winter Term Oberlin Phlox Orchestra: Nan Harrison Washburn and Sophia Bass, conductors

The Phlox Ensembles are a choir and orchestra designed to promote women, trans, and non-binary musicians organized by Oberlin Students for Gender Inclusivity...

Can you guess this Rebus?

Invite your fellow Obies and come and join us at the ’Sco for some food, prizes, and fun for the last football game of the season. Open to Students, staff...

Winter Term Opera: "The Wild Beast of the Bungalow" (World Premiere) by Rachel Peters with a libretto by Royce Vavrek

Quirky and darkly comic, The Wild Beast of the Bungalow follows an 11-year-old girl through a triptych of short operas. In “Mermaid in the Jar,” she begins a...

A Warsaw Melody

Love starts to blossom in the hostile terrain of the Soviet bloc when chance brings young Victor to beautiful Polish singer Helya at a concert hall in...

Monday, February 3

Guest Master Class: Eugene Izotov, oboe

A guest master class by Eugene Izotov - principal oboist of the San Francisco Symphony. -- Read more about Eugene Izotov. PC: Christina Tselnik

A Warsaw Melody

Love starts to blossom in the hostile terrain of the Soviet bloc when chance brings young Victor to beautiful Polish singer Helya at a concert hall in...

Tuesday, February 4

A Warsaw Melody

Love starts to blossom in the hostile terrain of the Soviet bloc when chance brings young Victor to beautiful Polish singer Helya at a concert hall in...

Wednesday, February 5

Met Opera: Porgy and Bess Encore

An encore performance of the Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess returns to cinemas nationwide .The Gershwins’ modern American masterpiece has its first Met...

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Ohio Wesleyan University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5438

Faculty Recital: Salvatore Champagne ’85, tenor

A faculty recital performed by Salvatore Champagne ’85, tenor. Program TBA -- Read more about Salvatore Champagne.

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Ohio Wesleyan University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Ohio Wesleyan University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5412

Thursday, February 6

Currency, Race, and the Circulation of an American Ideal

In this talk, Jonathan Holloway, provost and professor of history and African American studies at Nortwestern University, explores how ideas of racial...

Utagawa Kunimasa, detail of "The Actor Iwai Kumetaro as the Kamuro Tayori from the Shimbara District in Kyoto", 1796. Mary A. Ainsworth Bequest, 1950.473

Some of the museum’s most important Japanese woodblock prints are featured in a current exhibition that recently traveled to three venues in Japan. But who...

Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties

Oberlin Theater presents Collective Rage: A Play in Five Battles, written by Jen Silverman and directed by Tlaloc Rivas. Betty is rich; Betty is lonely;...

Friday, February 7

Oberlin College Track & Field vs Oberlin College BSN Invitational

Oberlin College Track & Field vs Oberlin College BSN Invitational https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5599

BDSM as an Afro-Atlantic Religion

Please join the Art Department and Professor J. Lorand Matory, Lawrence Richardson Professor of Cultural Anthropology at Duke University for the lecture,...

Oberlin College Track & Field vs Oberlin College BSN Invitational

Oberlin College Track & Field vs Oberlin College BSN Invitational https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5599

Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties

Oberlin Theater presents Collective Rage: A Play in Five Battles, written by Jen Silverman and directed by Tlaloc Rivas. Betty is rich; Betty is lonely;...

Faculty Recital: David Bowlin '00 and Sibbi Bernhardsson '95, violin with Tony Cho, piano

A faculty recital performed by David Bowlin '00 and Sibbi Bernhardsson '95, violin, with by Tony Cho, piano. Program: TBA Read more about David Bowlin,...

Saturday, February 8

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Baldwin Wallace University

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Baldwin Wallace University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5526

Music Business and Law Workshop featuring David Munkittirck ’07

Join us for a workshop on copyright and the business of music with alum and litigator David Munkittrick ’07. All are welcome! Lunch, snacks, and coffee...

Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties

Oberlin Theater presents Collective Rage: A Play in Five Battles, written by Jen Silverman and directed by Tlaloc Rivas. Betty is rich; Betty is lonely;...

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Denison University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Denison University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5439

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Notre Dame College (Ohio)

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Notre Dame College (Ohio) https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5591

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Denison University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Denison University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5413

Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties

Oberlin Theater presents Collective Rage: A Play in Five Battles, written by Jen Silverman and directed by Tlaloc Rivas. Betty is rich; Betty is lonely;...

Sunday, February 9

Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties

Oberlin Theater presents Collective Rage: A Play in Five Battles, written by Jen Silverman and directed by Tlaloc Rivas. Betty is rich; Betty is lonely;...

Empathy Café

Build your communication skills! Practice compassionate listening and conversational habits for use in day-to-day contexts with family, friends, roommates,...

Faculty Recital: Christa Rakich '75, Spanish organ

A faculty recital performed by organist Christa Rakich '75, as part of the Spanish Organ Dedication Series. Program TBA -- Read about Christa Rakich.

Faculty Recital: Kendra Colton '83, soprano with Kayo Iwama '83, piano

An Oberlin Conservatory faculty recital by Kendra Colton '83, soprano with Kayo Iwama '83, piano. Program TBA __ Read more about Kendra Colton. Read more...

Tuesday, February 11

Image: Zhang Peili (Chinese, b. 1957), "30 x 30," 1988. Photo courtesy of the Boers-Li Gallery

In 1988, Zhang Peili borrowed a camcorder and recorded himself breaking and repairing a mirror over three painstaking hours in a time-based artwork called 30...

Wednesday, February 12

Oberlin College Swimming vs NCAC Championships

Oberlin College Swimming vs NCAC Championships https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5498

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Allegheny College

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Allegheny College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5440

Oberlin College Men's Basketball vs Allegheny College

Oberlin College Men's Basketball vs Allegheny College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5414

Thursday, February 13

Oberlin College Swimming vs NCAC Championships

Oberlin College Swimming vs NCAC Championships https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5499

Friday, February 14

Oberlin College Swimming vs NCAC Championships

Oberlin College Swimming vs NCAC Championships https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5500

Oberlin College Track & Field at Baldwin Wallace University

Oberlin College Track & Field at Baldwin Wallace University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5511

Oberlin College Men's Tennis at Case Western Reserve University

Oberlin College Men's Tennis at Case Western Reserve University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5722

The Danenberg Honors Recital Part I

Part I of Oberlin's annual Danenberg Honors Recital featuring some of the conservatory's most outstanding students. Part II will take place on Friday,...

Saturday, February 15

Art Rental

An Oberlin College tradition since 1940, Art Rental invites students to live with an original work of art (or two) for a semester. The Art Rental collection...

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Tiffin University (Ohio)

Oberlin College Men's Tennis vs Tiffin University (Ohio) https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5723

Oberlin College Swimming vs NCAC Championships

Oberlin College Swimming vs NCAC Championships https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5501

Oberlin College Track & Field vs All-Ohio Championships (@Otterbein University)

Oberlin College Track & Field vs All-Ohio Championships (@Otterbein University) https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5512

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Tiffin University (Ohio)

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Tiffin University (Ohio) https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5528

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Hiram College

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Hiram College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5441

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Hiram College

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Hiram College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5415

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Otterbein College

Oberlin College Women's Tennis vs Otterbein College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5529

Sunday, February 16

Empathy Café

Build your communication skills! Practice compassionate listening and conversational habits for use in day-to-day contexts with family, friends, roommates,...

Faculty Chamber Recital

A faculty chamber recital featuring Lisa Stidham, voice; Alexa Still, flute; Kirsten Docter, viola; and Stephen Aron, guitar. Read more about Lisa...

Tuesday, February 18

In Celebration of Toni Morrison: A Gesture of Love and Reflection

On the occasion of novelist Toni Morrison’s birthday, people from all over the world are invited to participate in a gesture of love and reflection; an...

Beethoven 2020: Lieder Project Concert No. 1

Beethoven 2020: Lieder Project—singers drawn from all over the Division of Vocal Studies accompanied by Thomas Bandy will be performing the Complete...

January 20 - February 18, 2020