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This Week in Photos: December 10

December 18, 2019
Yvonne Gay
Students eating a meal at a potluck.
Students in Lynn Powell’s nonfiction workshop meet at the professor’s home for an end-of-the-semester potluck. Photo credit: Dale Preston '83

Snapshots...

The end of the semester is a busy time, as reflected in this photo series. 

The president's decorated for the holiday.
The president’s house decorated for the season. Photo credit: Yevhen Gulenko

 

A girl playing a guitar
Oberlin’s Brazilian Ensemble performs Brazilian pop, rock, samba, choro, and bossa nova at the ’Sco. Photo credit: Michael Hartman

 

Students dance in a virtual room.
Oberlin students visit Lorain Community College for a choreography collaboration. Photo credit: Michael Hartman

 

A girl wearing a card costume plays the bassoon.
Oberlin Conservatory’s tradition of holiday celebrations included Bassoon Christmas. Photo credit: Lucie Maria Weismueller

 

Students playing French horns,
Members of Horn Hanukkah give a Tiny Ref Desk concert in the conservatory library. Photo credit: Michael Hartman

 

A staff member holds a plate of cookies.
Faculty and staff are invited to the president’s house for cookies and conversation. Photo credit: Yvonne Gay

 

Two students sale posters at an art market.
Students, staff, and faculty present their artwork for sale at the fourth annual Art Market. Photo credit: Lucie Maria Weismueller

 

A long table filled with handmade mugs and bowls.
Community and student members of the Oberlin Pottery Co-Op created hundreds of unique pieces for the annual Empty Mugs sale at First Church in Oberlin. Photo credit: Dale Preston ‘83

 

A professor speaks into a microphone at a podium.
Professor Chie Sakakibara gives a presentation on her research, which showcases the community-partnered exploration of Indigenous Ainu heritage in northern Japan. Photo credit:Yvonne Gay

 

A little boy plucks a string on a cello.
A young visitor is invited to pluck a cello string at the conservatory’s Instrument Petting Zoo. Photo credit: Dale Preston ‘83

 

A clear ornament filled with confetti and water sits atop a plastic cup.
Ornament making in Wilder Hall. Photo credit: Yvonne Gay


 

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