Oberlin College and Conservatory

Events

December 7, 2019 - January 5, 2020

Saturday, December 7

Oberlin College Track & Field at Case Western Reserve University

Oberlin College Track & Field at Case Western Reserve University Streaming Video: https://athletics.case.edu/sports/mtrack/live ...

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs DePauw University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5425

ChamberFest!

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance of chamber music by Oberlin Conservatory students from the string and piano...

Junior Recital: Aaron Wonson, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Aaron Wonson, piano. Program: D’un cahier...

Urinetown: The Musical

The government's plans to combat a 20-year drought include a ban on private toilets. The profit-driven Good Urine Company sets up public toilets, but with a...

Oberlin College Men's Basketball vs DePauw University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball vs DePauw University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5400

ChamberFest!

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance of chamber music by Oberlin Conservatory students from the string and piano...

Faculty Recital: Spencer Myer '00, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Conservatory faculty recital by Spencer Myer '00, piano. -- Program: Ten Variations Wolfgang...

Oberlin Collegium Musicum

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by Collegium Musicum, directed by Steven Plank. Program: Three Motets Heinrich...

Oberlin Jazz Ensemble: Chris Anderson, director

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin Jazz Ensemble, directed by Chris Anderson. Program: Moment’s Notice ...

Urinetown: The Musical

The government's plans to combat a 20-year drought include a ban on private toilets. The profit-driven Good Urine Company sets up public toilets, but with a...

Equilbrium

Equilbrium is an original, theatrical choreopoem, telling a tale of life, love, and loss. Content warnings: Mentions of emotional/physical abuse, drug...

Sunday, December 8

Empathy Café – Build Your Communication Skills

Practice compassionate listening and conversational habits for use in day-to-day contexts with family, friends, roommates, classmates, coworkers, colleagues,...

Arts & Sciences Chamber Music Concert

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance of chamber music with students from the College of Arts and Sciences.

Guest Recital: Kenny Werner, jazz piano with the Genre Nova Ensemble

A guest recital by Kenny Werner, jazz pianist performing with the Genre Nova Ensemble -- Read more about Kenny Werner. The Genre Nova Ensemble (formerly...

Junior Recital: Sam Friedman & Sebastian Martinez, trumpet

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Sam Friedman and Sebastian Martinez, trumpet, assisted...

Senior Recital: Katherine Krebs, soprano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory senior degree recital performed by Katherine Krebs, soprano, assisted by Javier Gonzalez,...

Sunday Object Talk: "Valicia Bathes in Sunday Clothes," from the series "Sugar Children"

Lucy Haskell '20 discusses Valicia Bathes in Sunday Clothes, by Vik Muniz, a 1996 work from the series Sugar Children. The 1996 photograph is featured in the...

Urinetown: The Musical

The government's plans to combat a 20-year drought include a ban on private toilets. The profit-driven Good Urine Company sets up public toilets, but with a...

Living Kwanzaa and the Seven Principles: Maulana Karenga

Join the Afrikan Heritage House and the Department of Africana Studies as we celebrate Kwanzaa 2019 with a guest lecture by Maulana Karenga, PhD. His topic,...

Oberlin College Choir, Musical Union, & Chamber Orchestra perform Mendelssohn's "Elijah"

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. The Oberlin College Choir, Musical Union, and Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Gregory Ristow '01,...

Canceled: ChamberFest!

This concert has been canceled. A performance of chamber music by Oberlin Conservatory students from the string and piano departments.

Junior Recital: Claudia Hinsdale, TIMARA

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Claudia Hinsdale, TIMARA. Program: some things i...

Small Jazz Ensembles

A performance by student small jazz ensembles. The Gabe Heinemann Ensemble, directed by Chris Anderson Georgia Heers, voice Gabe Heinemann, sax Camille...

 ViBE Dance Company presents "ViBE Check" on December 8 in Wilder Main at 8p, free admission.

ViBE CHECK! Join us for ViBE Dance Company's fall showcase. Don't miss this collection of student choreography featuring styles of tap, jazz, and contemporary!

Oberlin Jazz Society Jam Session at the Birenbaum

Are you a music-lover who lives for the thrill of seeing exciting live music? Are you a musician looking to improve your skills in jazz improvisation,...

Monday, December 9

Holiday Card and Ornament Creating

Supplies provided to make Hanukkah cards and novelties and Christmas cards and ornaments.

Mindful Mondays

Join us for weekly guided meditation sessions to manage stress, connect with yourself, and learn to accept your emotions. Mindfulness is the practice of...

Pathways: Hannah Vaughan  ’09

Please join the art department for this lecture presented by studio art alumna Hannah Vaughan ’09. Senior Studio and Thesis prepares our majors to launch...

Peer Listening Hours

Students trained in peer support skills will be available to chat, help talk through a problem, or answer questions about other support resources on...

Tuesday, December 10

Holiday Card and Ornament Creating

Supplies provided to make Hanukkah cards and novelties and Christmas cards and ornaments.

Personal Growth Group

Do you want to explore feelings, learn healthy coping strategies & deepen personal insights all while having fun in a creative and supportive group? Is...

Tuesday Tea:  Hannah Wirta Kinney

At the turn of the 20th century, American museums were populated with plaster casts—objects that museums considered equally instructive for connoisseurs and...

Executive Functioning Workshop

The Center for Student Success is sponsoring weekly drop-in workshops (snacks provided), led by our peer Executive Functioning Tutors, with the goal of...

Master of Music Recital: Matt Bickett, organ

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory master of music recital performed by Matt Bickett, organ. Program: The Mulliner Book...

"Let's Talk Music:" Faculty Café with Alexa Still and Meredith Gadsby

Join us for a monthly happy hour as a teaching faculty member from the college and the conservatory team up to discuss a world of musical topics! The Café...

Junior Recital: Drew Smith, TIMARA

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital given by Drew Smith, TIMARA, assisted by Sarah Beth Overcash,...

Junior Recital: Jiaqing Luo, piano

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A conservatory junior degree recital performed by Jiaqing Luo, piano. Program: 4 Mazurkas, Op. 33 ...

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Defiance College

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Defiance College https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5401

Wednesday, December 11

Holiday Card and Ornament Creating

Supplies provided to make Hanukkah cards and novelties and Christmas cards and ornaments.

Biology Seminar “Gravity Perception in Plants”

Chris Wolverton, PhD, professor of botany/microbiology at Ohio Wesleyan University, will speak on “Gravity Perception in Plants.” Join us in the Science...

Piano Duo Fest, concert

A performance of piano duo music by Conservatory students.

Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar Series: Lisa M. Ryno

As part of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar Series, Oberlin’s own Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry Lisa M. Ryno will...

Green EDGE Fund Sustainability Celebration Banquet

Come one come all: The Green EDGE Fund will be holding a Sustainability Celebration! Festivities begin at 5:30 pm until 7 pm. Join us for presentations,...

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Kalamazoo College

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs Kalamazoo College Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5426

Arts & Sciences Chamber Music Concert

A performance of chamber music with students from the College of Arts and Sciences. Program TBA

The Oberlin Orchestra: Raphael Jiménez, conductor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin Orchestra conducted by Raphael Jiménez. Maria Grenfell: Flinders and Trim...

Thursday, December 12

Holiday Card and Ornament Creating

Supplies provided to make Hanukkah cards and novelties and Christmas cards and ornaments.

Ainu Renaissance: Reclaiming History, Heritage, & Environment in Indigenous Japan

Oberlin Professor Chie Sakakibara will give a presentation on her research, which showcases the community-partnered exploration of Indigenous Ainu heritage...

Winter Fest '19 Attractions

Come and celebrate the end of the semester at Winter Fest ’19! The event will feature an ice-less skating rink (skates provided), a Polar Bear Inflatable...

Faculty & Guest Recital: Mark Edwards, harpsichord and Vincent Lauzer, recorder

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A Conservatory faculty & guest recital by Mark Edwards, harpsichord and guest Vincent Lauzer,...

Department of Physics & Astronomy Lecture Series

’’Giant Pulsars from Tiny Stars’’ is the title of the talk to be presented by Natalia Lewandowska, postdoctoral fellow at West Virginia...

Oberlin Sinfonietta: Timothy Weiss, conductor

Watch the webcast – streamed live at concert time. A performance by the Oberlin Sinfonietta conducted by Timothy Weiss. Program: Two Organa (1994) ...

Noite Brasileira featuring Grupo Oberlinho

Celebrate the last day of classes with Brazilian pop, rock, samba, choro, and bossa nova with Oberlin's Brazilian Ensemble at The 'Sco on Thursday, December...

Friday, December 13

Jazz Forum

Come see Jazz Studies majors play in ensembles at this weekly musical forum at the Cat. Performances followed by comments and questions by both jazz and...

Oberlin College Track & Field at Kent State University

Oberlin College Track & Field at Kent State University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5506

Selection on Welfare Gains and Policy Design: Experimental Evidence from Electricity Plan Choice

‘‘Selection on Welfare Gains and Policy Design: Experimental Evidence from Electricity Plan Choice,’’ presented by Koichiro Ito of the University of...

Tiny Ref Desk Poster with music stand and menorah. Dec. 13th 12 noon, Conservatory Library

Come hear all those Hanukkah classics that will entertain for the rest of the season! Performers are Jonathan Bruzon, Sam Hart, Lily Judge, Mandy Liu, Megan...

Anxiety Toolbox

Anxiety is a normal part of life and at times can be helpful and productive! Yet, when anxiety becomes overwhelming, constant feelings of inadequacy or...

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‘‘I want others to know we exist . . .WE matter !:’’ Towards revitalizing the hibernating Ópatan languages of Sonora, Mexico, presented by Michael Everdell...

Opera Scenes I

A presentation of scenes from various operas, performed by Conservatory of Music students in the opera theater and the vocal studies programs. Program TBA

Art Walk

Join the art department for the annual display of student artwork from the fall semester. Artwork will be on display in the hallways, media and photo labs,...

Empty Mugs Holiday Brass and Organ Concert

All are welcome to share in this annual holiday tradition. Please join us for a special evening of brass and organ music, singing and pottery. There will be...

ExCo Showcase

The ExCo Showcase is a biannual variety showcase celebrating ExCo instructors and students as they put on performances and display creative projects and...

Observatory and Planetarium

Public observing night. If skies are clear, we‘ll be on the observing deck. If cloudy, we‘ll be in the planetarium.

Obertones Winter Concert

Come hear the Obertones perform brand new arrangements as well as old favorites in our last performance of the semester! A very special theme will also be...

Opera Scenes II

A presentation of scenes from various operas, performed by Conservatory of Music students in the opera theater and the vocal studies programs. Program: Le...

Saturday, December 14

Art Market

Students, staff and faculty will present their artwork for sale at our fourth annual Art Market. Stop by and browse for your holiday purchases. Oberlin...

Oberlin College Track & Field at Tiffin University Alumni Open

Oberlin College Track & Field at Tiffin University Alumni Open https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5507

Children's Holiday Concert

Presented by the Oberlin Conservatory Council of Students Activities: 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Performance: 4-5 p.m. Holiday crafts, face painting, conducting...

Sunday, December 15

colorful lights

The annual holiday bazaar features grab-and-go gifts of baked goods and small handmade items, a silent auction of gift baskets for all ages and interests,...

Messiah Sing-Along with Conductor Peter Slowik

Join the chorus in the annual Messiah Sing-Along. Experience the joy of the season with family, friends, and the Oberlin community by singing along (or just...

Saturday, December 28

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs John Carroll University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs John Carroll University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5427

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs John Carroll University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball vs John Carroll University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5427

Sunday, December 29

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Capital University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Capital University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5428

Tuesday, December 31

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Mount Vernon Nazarene University (Ohio)

Oberlin College Men's Basketball at Mount Vernon Nazarene University (Ohio) https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5402

Saturday, January 4

Oberlin College Men's Basketball vs Denison University

Oberlin College Men's Basketball vs Denison University Streaming Video: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/oberlin/ https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5403

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Denison University

Oberlin College Women's Basketball at Denison University https://goyeo.com/calendar.aspx?id=5429

December 7, 2019 - January 5, 2020