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  • May 1, 2005

    Student Group to Promote Awareness of Darfur Conflict with Event Series

    The Carleton College chapter of the student organization Students Taking Action Now: Darfur (STAND) will put on a series of events designed to raise awareness of the genocide taking place in Sudan’s war-torn Darfur region, as well as raise funds to donate to aid organizations. The events will begin with a Hunger Banquet on Wednesday, May 11, at 6 p.m. in Carleton’s Evans Dining Hall. The group will sponsor a panel discussion about the genocide on Thursday, May 12, at 3:30 p.m. in Leighton Hall, Room 305, and they will host a benefit concert on Friday, May 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the College’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. All the events are free and open to the public, although donations are encouraged.

  • Best-selling author Brougton Coburn
    May 1, 2005

    Best-selling Author Broughton Coburn to Speak

    Best-selling author Broughton Coburn will present an illustrated lecture program titled “Aama’s Journey: Between Cultures and Continents” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3 at Carleton College’s Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Claudia Stevens, a performance artist, as "Madame F."
    May 1, 2005

    Performing Artist Claudia Stevens to Present Original One-Woman Shows

    Claudia Stevens, a performance artist, playwright and composer, will present two original one-woman shows titled “A Table Before Me” at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3 and “An Evening with Madame F” at 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 5 at Carleton College’s Severance Great Hall. Both events are free and open to the public.

  • May 1, 2005

    Spanish Language Scholar to Give Talk at Carleton

    Celia Perez Ventura, senior lecturer in Spanish and Portuguese languages and cultures at Princeton University, will give a lecture in Spanish titled “De la sífilis y su cura: la historia verdadera de un palo salutífero” at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3 at the Carleton College Gould Library Athenaeum. The event, which is co-sponsored by Carleton’s Latin American studies and romance languages departments, is free and open to the public.

  • April 30, 2005

    Symphony Band Concert to Present Contemporary Works

    The Carleton College Symphony Band, directed by Professor of Music Ronald Rodman, will give a concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 13 at Carleton’s Concert Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • April 30, 2005

    Izumi Nakayama to Speak on Japanese Menstruation Leave

    Izumi Nakayama, a 1998 Carleton graduate, will present a talk titled “Bleeding Rights: Menstruation Leave in Modern Japan” at 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 12, at Carleton College’s Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • April 29, 2005

    Carleton Ultimate Teams to Host Regionals

    Carleton is serving as the host for this weekend's Ultimate Players Association Central Regional Championships. Knights Online Ultimate guru Sarah Schillaci checks out the chances for the four Carleton entries in the field. We also have a link to the weekend's schedule, with games being staged at West Gym Fields and Hill of the Three Oaks. More |

  • April 29, 2005

    Video Journalist John Jewczyn To Speak

    John Jewczyn, award-winning video journalist and a 1969 Carleton College graduate, will present a convocation titled “Beyond the Ivory Tower: Adventures in the Real World with a Carleton Education” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, April 29 at Carleton’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. His presentation will reflect on his 34 year career in video journalism and the benefits of a liberal arts education. The event is free and open to the public.

  • April 28, 2005

    Carleton and St. Olaf to Host Conference on Islam

    Muslim students at Carleton College and St. Olaf College will co-sponsor an conference titled “Our Faith As We See It” from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 30 at St. Olaf’s Buntrock Commons. The event is free and open to the public.

  • April 23, 2005

    Carleton Presents ‘Visions and Voices’ Off-Campus Studies Photo Contest Celebration

    The Carleton College off-campus studies office will present a celebration of off-campus studies photos titled “Visions and Voices” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 5 at the Carleton College’s Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • April 19, 2005

    Carleton English Professor to Give Lecture on Wordsworth

    George Soule, professor emeritus of English, will give a lecture titled “The Death of John Wordsworth and the end of ‘The Prelude’ ” at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 25 at the Carleton College Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Faisal Alam, founder and former director of Al-Fatiha and an activist of Pakistani descent
    April 18, 2005

    Al-Fatiha Foundation Founder Faisal Alam to Give Presentation

    Faisal Alam, founder and former director of Al-Fatiha and an activist of Pakistani descent, will give a presentation titled “Hidden Voices: The Lives of Queer Muslims” at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 20 at Carleton College’s Great Hall. The event is free and open to the public.