Four people stand at a podium with a large picture of a woman behind them.
Members from the community, surrounding areas, and far-flung places celebrated author Toni Morrison on February 18. The daylong tribute took place in Oberlin's Irene and Alan Wurtzel Theater, where tributes to the author were reflected in performances and live and recorded readings. Photo credit: Yevhen Gulenko

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Black History Month

Black History Month at Oberlin, recognized since 1967, has helped to foster greater awareness of the history, politics, culture, and economics of the African diaspora. Our annual celebration features prominent civic and political leaders, scholars, and musicians of African descent, as well as events in arts, literature, and performance aesthetics that make our observance more enriching.

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 Oberlin students and young alumni. 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 students reflect the benefits of an Oberlin education.

Campus News

New Works Festival

November 29, 2019
Graduating theater students present an array of original works during Oberlin’s annual New Works Festival.

Magazines

Cover of the Oberlin Alumni Magazine Fall/Winter 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 2019.

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.