- September 10, 2015
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar and distinguished alumna and trustee Carol Barnett ’86, to address opening convocation.
- September 10, 2015
This week, Carleton College welcomed the Class of 2019 to campus; the 498 students were selected from a pool of 6,721 applicants.
- September 8, 2015
We are excited to have the students joining our community and wanted to let you, our neighbors, know when to expect them.
- June 10, 2015
As is true every summer, this next year will be a busy time on campus as we continue our efforts to keep up with the basic maintenance of the campus buildings and grounds. Our focus remains on issues of basic structural integrity, addressing code and compliance, and improving safety and functionality. At the present time, our summer planning includes the following priorities for 2015.
Carleton to hold 141st Commencement ceremony; bestow honorary degree to The New Yorker's Peter SchjeldahlJune 3, 2015
Schjeldahl, Class of 1964, to address the 487 members of the Class of 2015.
The popular sale, held June 20 & 21, converts the unwanted year-end possessions of Carleton students into bargains for area residents and cash for local charities.
- May 18, 2015
Students in EDUC 353: Schooling and Opportunity, learn about learning in the Northfield Community through the annual Latino Play Festival.
Katherine Boo’s stunning best-selling book, “Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity,” comes to life on the big screen on Sunday, May 24 at 2 p.m. in the Weitz Center Cinema.
The 10th annual Empty Bowls fundraiser has introduced plenty of goodwill to campus. But classroom concepts, and the sense of ownership it provides to ceramics students, are also important to art professor Kelly Connole.
Not-to-be-missed performance conducted by Thomas Zehetmair and featuing cellist Julie Albers.
William Shakespeare’s “King Lear” will hit the big screen on Sunday, May 10 at 2 p.m. in the Carleton College Weitz Center for Creativity Cinema. The screening is of the 2014 production at the renowned Stratford Festival in Canada, starring celebrated classical actor Colm Feore as the mad king and directed by the company’s artistic director, Antoni Cimolino. This event is free and open to the public.
- April 20, 2015
Music faculty from Carleton and St. Olaf Colleges will come together for a special performance on Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m. in the Carleton College Concert Hall. Entitled “Music of War,” the reflective and provocative program will feature musical selections from and about war. This event is free and open to the public.