- April 19, 2016
Carleton College is about to begin construction on an expansion of the Weitz Center for Creativity that will provide new teaching, rehearsal, and performance space primarily for the College’s Music department. As with almost all College events, performances in the new spaces will be open to the entire community, as we welcome the opportunity to share work by student artists and guest artists with our neighbors.
- April 6, 2016
On Thursday, April 7th, 2016 at 7:00 pm in Weitz 236, Bardwell Smith, Asian Studies and Religion Professor Emeritus at Carleton College, will share stories about his experiences walking the Shikoku pilgrimage route in sections on seven occasions between 1983 and 2002.
- April 5, 2016
A new App for phone or browser that provides a technology for getting lost on foot.
A spring festival dedicated to walking and walking art grew out of the simplest of curiosities—thinking creatively about a commonplace physical act.
- March 11, 2016
Hannah Nayowith ’16 is one of about 36 students at Carleton who participates in a community-based work-study program, which she says has been “the highlight of my time at Carleton.”
- March 3, 2016
On Thursday, April 7 the Northfield community will gather at St. John’s Lutheran Church to discuss $2 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America, by Kathryn J. Edin and H. Luke Shaefer. This evening will be the culminating event of Northfield Reads, a collective initiative that brings people together to discuss the diversity within the community.
- February 24, 2016
The Weitz Cinema is currently screening a series of broadcasts of National Theater Live and other London-produced performances of classic tales, including Jane Eyre, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, and Winter's Tale.
Convocation presented by psychiatrist Henry Emmons, author of best-selling books “The Chemistry of Joy” and “The Chemistry of Calm”February 19, 2016
Acclaimed psychiatrist and best-selling author Henry Emmons will present “Restoring Resilience: Blending Science and Wisdom to Sustain a Healthy Mind, Mood and Heart.”
- February 17, 2016The nationally-traveling festival features short environmental films focused on water and sustainability issues.
- January 25, 2016
Plans continue to take shape for Carleton's next major building projects:
- a new music and performance commons addition to the Weitz Center for Creativity
- a science building addition and renovation
Also in the planning stage are renovations to Scoville Hall and Johnson House.
You can learn more on our Upcoming Campus Projects page.
- January 25, 2016
Winter is here and Arboretum staff and volunteers have been busy grooming trails for ski season and getting prepared for our monthly volunteer events. Check out these tips and reminders to help all our visitors make the most of their Arb visits this winter.
- January 15, 2016
Carleton College will host a service in celebration and remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Sunday, Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. in the Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event will be led by Reverend Oliver White, co-pastor at Clark Memorial United Church of Christ in South St. Paul, and feature music performed by the Carleton Jubilee Singers, under the direction of Lawrence Burnett.