Campus News

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


 

You may also like…

A man stands in front of a group of singers.

This Week in Photos: Elections to Mini Pumpkins

November 4, 2020
In this week’s photo series we swing by the voting polls, rub elbows with a professor, linger under a big tent of images, decompress at an outside night concert and faculty recital, pull up a seat at the Cat, head to Finney Chapel for taiko, and pick up a brush to do some mini pumpkin painting.
A large tent with people in it on a fall day.

This Week in Photos: Campus Life on a Fall Day

October 28, 2020
There’s something magical in the air at Oberlin College on a fall day. The trees are filled with yellows, reds, and golds, and the crunch beneath your feet sounds like potato chips.
People look at a large screen with two people on it.

This Week in Photos: Debate Watch in Wilder Bowl

October 12, 2020
While Vice President Mike Pence and challenger Kamala Harris faced off in Salt Lake City, Utah, last week, a gathering of 110 Oberlin College students spread out in Wilder Bowl to watch the debate on a giant screen.