A marching band performs inside a building.
Nearly 500 musicians performed in a single extended musical collage in Finney Chapel on November 16, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Oberlin's Technology in Music and Related Arts department. The fully immersive sonic experience included performances by the Oberlin Brass Ensemble, Oberlin College Taiko, Oberlin Choristers Una Voce Musica, the Obertones, Acapelicans, and the Oberlin College Marching Band, to name a few. Photo credit: Jack Lichtenstein '23

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Kuumba Week Film Series

Kuumba Week is Oberlin’s annual celebration of black creativity. The film festival presents five award-winning movies that explore the black experience in relation to race, equity, activism, displacement, gender identity, and religion.

Artist Recitals

Since its inception in 1878, Oberlin’s Artist Recital Series has presented more than 1,000 of the world’s acclaimed and accomplished artists, who enhance the arts and culture of Oberlin and Northeast Ohio.

Alumni Conversations

Alumni Conversations support events that bring distinguished Oberlin alumni to campus for panel discussions, lectures, performances, career conversations, and more.

In the Spotlight

This section highlights young alumni in their postgraduate endeavors. These students share how Oberlin shaped their decision to seek a fellowship or to pursue a particular course of study and subsequent career path. From winning awards and traveling the world to earning advanced degrees in a wide range of disciplines, these recent graduates are finding success with an Oberlin education in hand.

Campus News

Q&A with Cora Hasegawa ’19

August 28, 2019
Meet Admissions Counselor Cora Hasegawa and hear about a treasured item of clothing she unearthed from the Keep Cottage free box, along with the best advice she's ever been given.

Jewish Studies Program Experiences Renewal

August 26, 2019
New faculty members and new programming offer students a robust experience in the study of Jewish history, culture, religious tradition, and literature.

Offices Relocate to Dascomb Hall

August 20, 2019
Campus Safety, Student Health Services, and the Counseling Center are now located inside Dascomb Hall at 140 W. College St.


Cover of the Oberlin Alumni Magazine Spring 2019.

Oberlin Alumni Magazine

Established in 1904, Oberlin Alumni Magazine is published three times a year by Oberlin’s Office of Communications and distributed to alumni, parents, and friends of Oberlin College.

Cover of the Oberlin Conservatory Magazine 2018.

Oberlin Conservatory Magazine

Oberlin Conservatory magazine is published annually by Oberlin’s Office of Communications in partnership with Oberlin Conservatory of Music. It is distributed to alumni, parents, and friends of Oberlin Conservatory.