- October 19, 2011 at 2:32 pm
At the Weitz Center for Creativity through Sunday, Oct. 23rd
Beginning Friday, October 14th, Carleton College is excited to reopen the “Frames of Engagement” photography exhibit in rooms 226 and 229 at the Weitz Center for Creativity. The exhibit premiered on September 17th and remained on display through the 23rd, but is now back by popular demand until Sunday, October 23rd...
- October 19, 2011 at 12:26 pm
Northfield, Minnesota, has more than its share of readers and writers. Countless historians have graduated from the esteemed programs at Carleton and St. Olaf. The Northfield Historical Society claims prime real estate in historic downtown. But, in more than 150 years since its founding, no one has written a comprehensive history of the town of cows, colleges, and contentment...
- October 17, 2011 at 11:56 pm
The latest issue of Growing Up Healthy's newsletter is devoted to collaboration between community groups and higher education institutions...
- October 17, 2011 at 6:05 pm
The highly regarded Minnesota news website MinnPost.com recently published two articles featuring ACE partnerships...
- September 30, 2011 at 2:40 pm
Leading urban sociologist and education advocate, Pedro Noguera will deliver Carleton’s College’s weekly convocation address on Friday, Oct. 7 at 10:50 a.m. in the Skinner Memorial Chapel. His presentation, entitled “Creating the Schools We Need: A Broader and Bolder Approach to School Reform,” honors Latino Heritage Month at the College. Noguera will examine the obstacles standing in the way of providing equal education for all, as well as discussing the solutions that are already working to overcome those obstacles. The author of many acclaimed books on public education, Noguera will sign copies of his books, which will be available for purchase at the event, following his presentation. Convocation is free and open to the public.
- September 29, 2011 at 2:30 pm
Tuesday, Oct. 4th, 7pm
Northfield High School Auditorium
Come learn more about the vote on school funding in Northfield...
- September 29, 2011 at 10:45 am
Tuesday, Oct. 4th, 12-1pm
This Tuesday, October 4th, three guest speakers will visit Carleton College to talk about their careers working to provide sustainable supplies of healthy food...
- September 19, 2011 at 1:31 pm
Friday, Sept. 23rd, 5:30-8:00pm
Great Hall, Carleton College
This Friday, September 23rd, at 5:30pm, Carleton College's Great Hall will host a conversation between student researchers, keynote speaker Holly Lasagna of Bates College, and anyone interested in local food to discuss "Weaving a Sustainable Food Web..."
- September 17, 2011 at 12:23 pm
Our friends at Locally Grown Northfield have blogged about us...
- June 6, 2011 at 3:53 pm
The Academic Civic Engagement Spring 2011 newsletter, focused on the arts and humanities, is now available!
You can download it from ACE's newsletter page. Old issues are also available, including…
- May 20, 2011 at 10:46 am
Imagining America (IA), a national consortium of colleges and universities supporting public scholarship, has featured Carleton in their most recent newsletter. They highlight the work done by Adriana Estill's Latina/o…
- May 6, 2011 at 2:54 pm
The latest issue of The Learning Connection, the Carleton Academic Civic Engagement newsletter, has just been released! It discusses the many exciting ways that Carleton is reaching out into the community to promote an interest in science, nature, and critical inquiry.