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Marimba Christmas 2014

December 15, 2014

Communications Staff

Under the direction of Mike Rosen, director of the Division of Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion and professor of percussion, students perform holiday selections for a crowd gathered in the...

Purchase Gifts that Give Twice at the Alternative Gift Fair and Market

December 1, 2014

Lisa Gulasy

A student browses the selection at the Santa Elena Project of Accompaniment (SEPA) table at the Alternative Gift Fair and Market. Find the Alternative Gift Fair and Market in the Bent Corridor of the Science Center through Friday, December 5 at 1:30 p.m. and Saturday, December 6 from 10:30 a.m. through 1:30 p.m. at Eastwood School at 198 East College Street.

Keyboard Crosswalk

May 20, 2014

Communications Staff

Pedestrians crossing College Place near the conservatory did a double take after city workers transformed a traditional crosswalk into a painted keyboard on Tuesday, May 13. The idea came from...

The Big Parade 2014

May 6, 2014

Communications Staff

Soaring characters, human soup cans, student dance teams, and handcrafted floats filled the streets of Oberlin on Saturday, May 3 for the community's annual Big Parade . What began as an...

Thyagaraja at Oberlin

April 28, 2014

Communications Staff

“Thyagaraja at Oberlin: 12 Hours in South India” featured a performance by Vyasarpadi Kkothandaraman on the nadaswaram (a predecessor of the modern oboe) at the Apollo Theatre on...

Latin Icon and Migration Exhibit

April 22, 2014

Communications Staff

Margaret Middleton ’17 stands next to her artwork, which was part of the “Latin Icon and Migration Exhibition” in Spanish House on April 15. The exhibit showcased students’ oral...


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