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  • June 20, 2005

    Carleton Receives Teagle Foundation Grant for Assessment

    The Teagle Foundation recently awarded Carleton College, along with Grinnell, Macalester and St. Olaf colleges, $300,000 for a study titled “An I-35 Consortium: A Collaborative Effort in Value Added Assessment of Student Learning.”

  • June 16, 2005

    Sophomore Anne Guidry Wins Short Story Contest

    Anne Guidry, a sophomore English major at Carleton College from Kansas City, Missouri, has been named the winner of the 33rd annual Associated Colleges of the Midwest (ACM) Nick Adams Short Story Contest for her work titled “The Billie Holiday.”

  • June 15, 2005

    Carleton To Host Fifth Annual Garage Sale

    Acting in the Community Together (ACT), Carleton College’s volunteer and community outreach organization, will host the Fifth Annual Carleton Garage Sale from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, June 16 and 17, and 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 18 at the Carleton College West Gymnasium. The event is free and open to the public.

  • June 13, 2005

    Carleton College Announces Faculty Promotions

    The Carleton College Board of Trustees recently approved the promotion of 17 faculty members.

  • June 13, 2005

    Carleton Announces Faculty Appointments to Endowed Chairs

    The Carleton College Board of Trustees recently promoted two professors to endowed chair positions at the College. They are: Harry McKinley Williams Jr., the David and Marian Adams Bryn-Jones Distinguished Teaching Professor of History and the Humanities; and Stephen H. Strand, the Raymond Plank Professor of Incentive Economics.

  • June 10, 2005

    Commencement Information for Faculty

    Based on the weather forecast for Saturday, Carleton’s commencement ceremony is being planned to take place in the Recreation Center. If the weather patterns change in such a way to allow for an outdoor ceremony, this information will be posted on Carleton’s web site (www.carleton.edu) by 6:30 a.m., or you may call the Carleton switchboard at 646-4000 after 6:30 a.m. on Saturday.

  • June 10, 2005

    Commencement Information for Students

    Based on the weather forecast for Saturday, Carleton’s commencement ceremony is being planned to take place in the Recreation Center. If the weather patterns change in such a way to allow for an outdoor ceremony, this information will be posted on Carleton’s web site (www.carleton.edu) by 6:30 a.m. on Saturday, or you may call the Carleton switchboard at 646-4000 after 6:30 a.m. on Saturday.

  • Pete Hautman, the 2004 National Book Award winner for Young People’s Literature
    June 7, 2005

    National Book Award Winner Pete Hautman to be Featured at Reading and Signing

    Pete Hautman, the 2004 National Book Award winner for Young People’s Literature, will present a reading and book signing at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, at River City Books, located at 306 Division Street in downtown Northfield. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Commencement 2005
    June 2, 2005

    Carleton to Hold 131st Commencement Saturday, June 11

    Carleton College will award the bachelor of arts degree to 498 graduating seniors at the 131st annual commencement exercises at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 11, on the lawn west of Hulings Hall on the Carleton campus. In case of severe weather, commencement will be held indoors at the Recreation Center.

  • June 1, 2005

    Carleton's Annual Fund in Full Swing

    Carleton is heading down the homestretch of its annual fund drive and once again the College hopes to remain first in the country in alumni giving.

  • May 26, 2005

    Carleton Jazz Ensemble to Present Concert

    The Carleton Jazz Ensemble, led by director David Singley, will give a concert at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 1 at the Carleton College Concert Hall. Two jazz combos also will perform, and the program features a wide variety of jazz music, including one of Singley’s own compositions. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Kip Solomon, associate professor of geology and geophysics at the University of Utah, and 2005 Darcy Lecturer
    May 24, 2005

    Kip Solomon to Give Presentation on Ground Water Science

    Kip Solomon, associate professor of geology and geophysics at the University of Utah, will give the 2005 Darcy Lecture titled “Inert Gas Traces in Ground Water” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 26 at Carleton College’s Olin Hall, Room 141. Solomon’s presentation will focus on the basic concepts and case studies of using inert gas tracers as they apply to real ground water flow problems.The event is free and open to the public.