Who’s receiving an honorary doctorate from us in just one week? Harald Vogel, noted German organist, organologist, & author!
Lecture: An Unexpected Path: The Possibilities of an Oberlin Education
John D. Harper ‘08 “An Unexpected Path: The Possibilities of an Oberlin Education” A double-degree alumnus in African American studies and vocal performance, John Harper is vice president of the Institute for Responsible Citizenship, an intensive leadership development program for African American men. A member of the institute’s class of 2007, he joined its staff in May 2013 and manages development, marketing, and strategic planning activities. Previously, John served as senior associate director of development for Uncommon Schools, a charter management organization supporting 38 high-performing public charter schools in the northeast. He also did development and marketing work for Friends of E Prep Schools (now Breakthrough Charter Schools) and the Ohio Boychoir, both in Cleveland.
This is today at 4:30, in Wilder 101!
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Sopranos! Oberlin Musical Union needs you!
We are preparing for our May 4 performance of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Mass in C Major with the Oberlin Arts and Sciences Orchestra and conductor Philip Highfill, and we need sopranos to fill Finney Chapel with just the right combination of voices.
Interested? Contact Director of Choral Ensembles Jason Harris.