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  • Aldo Moroni, sculptor
    October 5, 2005

    Sculptor Moroni to Present

    Aldo Moroni, sculptor, will present a speech titled “Significance” on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 5 p.m. in Carleton College’s Boliou Hall, Room 104. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 4, 2005

    Carleton mentioned in Washington Post Op/Ed on rankings

    Carleton was mentioned in an October 4 Washington Post Op/Ed piece titled "Long Live College Rankings." The editorial was written in response to an Atlantic Monthly article, titled "Is There Life After Rankings?", by Colin Diver, president of Reed College. The Washington post writer stated that rankings serve and benefit young people by bringing worthy colleges to their attention, including Carleton.

  • September 30, 2005

    Carleton Jazz Ensemble to Present Concert

    The Carleton Jazz Ensemble, led by director David Singley, will give a concert at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Carleton College Concert Hall.

  • Rajeev Taranath, internationall recognized sarod instrumentalist
    September 30, 2005

    Guest Artists to Perform Classical Music of North India

    Rajeev Taranath, internationally recognized sarod instrumentalist, and Abhiman Kaushal, tabla, will present a concert of classical music from northern India on Friday, Oct. 21, at 8 p.m. in the Carleton College Concert Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Jawad Khaki P'07, corporate vice president for Windows networking and device technologies at Microsoft Corporation
    September 29, 2005

    Microsoft VP and Interfaith Activist Khaki to Give Convocation Address

    Jawad Khaki, corporate vice president for Windows networking and device technologies at Microsoft Corporation, will present a convocation, titled "Realizing Potential in a Global Village," at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 14, at the Carleton College Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • September 29, 2005

    Carleton Students Seek Understanding Through Joint Muslim and Jewish Observance

    Carleton students, including senior Sead Puskar and sophomores Rachel English and Celia Segel, will lead a joint Jewish Shabbat and Islamic Dhikr observance at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 14, at the Carleton College Skinner Memorial Chapel. Reflections will be given by Jawad Khaki, parent of junior Ali Khaki, and Rabbi Shosanna Dworsky. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Book Cover of "Politics the Wellstone Way: How to Elect Progressive Candidates and Win on Issues" by Jeff Blodgett '83
    September 29, 2005

    Wellstone Action! Director Blodgett '83 to Give Reading

    Jeff Blodgett, a 1983 Carleton College graduate and the director of Wellstone Action!, will give a reading from his book, “Politics the Wellstone Way: How to Elect Progressive Candidates and Win on Issues,” on Tuesday, Oct. 11, at 7 p.m. at Carleton College’s Olin Hall, Room 149. A book signing will follow. The event is free and open to the public.

  • September 29, 2005

    Carleton Students, Faculty and Staff to Fast for Darfur / Sudan Relief

    Students, faculty and staff at Carleton College will join others from around the world in a fast from a meal or luxury good on Thursday, Oct. 6. They will donate the money saved to relief efforts in the Darfur region of Sudan, where a genocide is taking place. A break-the-fast event will be at 7 p.m. in the main lounge of Nourse Hall, accompanied by a question-and-answer session. The event is free and open to the public, and donations are encouraged.

  • September 29, 2005

    Siegfried to Speak on the Economics of Stadium Issues

    John Siegfried, professor of economics at Vanderbilt University and secretary-treasurer (chief administrative officer) of the American Economic Association, will give a talk, titled “The Economics of Public Subsidies for Sports Facilities,” on Friday, Oct. 14, at 3 p.m. in the Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Stephen Prutsman, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Artistic Partner
    September 28, 2005

    Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra to Give Concert

    Northfield, Minn.—The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra (SPCO), directed by conductor and pianist Stephen Prutsman, will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20, in the Carleton College Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free with a Carleton or St. Olaf College I.D. Public admission will be $10 for adults and $7 for senior citizens and non-Carleton/St. Olaf students. Tickets are available only at the door on the night of the performance.

  • Davíd Carrasco, the Neil L. Rudenstine Professor for the Study of Latin America at Harvard Divinity School
    September 22, 2005

    Religious Historian Carrasco to Present Convocation

    Davíd Carrasco, the Neil L. Rudenstine Professor for the Study of Latin America at Harvard Divinity School, will present a convocation, titled “Latinos Remaking America: Immigration, Imagination and Baseball,” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, at the Carleton College Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • September 22, 2005

    Patrick and Tauer to Present on Bioethics

    Anne Patrick, the William H. Laird Professor of Religion and the Liberal Arts, and Carol Tauer, Ph.D., visiting professor at the University of Minnesota Center for Bioethics, will give a presentation titled “Bioethics and Emerging Medical Technologies: A Report from Europe” on Tuesday, Oct. 11, at noon at Carleton College’s Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.