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  • November 5, 2004

    Carleton Symphony Band Concert to Pay Tribute to Sousa

    The Carleton College Symphony Band, directed by Professor of Music Ronald Rodman, will give a concert titled “A Sousa Sesquicentennial Celebration” at 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 5 at Carleton’s Concert Hall. The band will celebrate John Phillip Sousa’s 150th birthday by performing a wide range of his music. The event is free and open to the public.

  • <p>Suzan Shown Harjo, an activist for the preservation of sites sacred to Native American peoples.</p>
    November 5, 2004

    Activist Suzan Harjo To Speak on Native American Issues at Carleton

    Suzan Harjo, an activist for the preservation of sites sacred to Native American peoples, will give a convocation address titled “Contemporary Native American Ceremonial and Cultural Issues: Why Identity, Policy, Politics and Visions Matter” at 10:50 on Friday, Nov. 5 at Carleton College’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • November 4, 2004

    Museum Curator Maxwell Hearn to Present Talk on Asian Art

    Maxwell Hearn, curator of the Department of Asian Studies for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, will give a presentation titled “Art, Artifice and Identity: Imaging the Qianlong Emperior” at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 4 at Carleton College’s Boliou Hall, Room 104. Hearn’s presentation will be about Qing dynasty Emperor Qianlong’s obsession with producing idealized portraits of himself. The event is free and open to the public.

  • November 4, 2004

    Christian Peterson to Lead Discussion of Pictorialism

    Christian A. Peterson will lead a discussion of pictorialist photography and his own work in a presentation titled “Collecting Pictorialism: A Conversation with Christian A. Peterson” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 16 at Carleton College’s Gould Library Athenaeum. Peterson will lead an informal gallery tour of the library’s exhibit of books from his collection, and will talk about collecting books, magazines and other Pictorialist materials. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Edward Burtynsky
    November 3, 2004

    Esteemed Photographer Ed Burtynsky to Present Speech

    Canadian photographer Ed Burtynsky will present a speech at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 17 at Carleton College’s Boliou Hall, Room 104. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Lawrence R. Jacobs, the McKnight Land Grant Professor of Political Science and adjunct professor in the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute at the University of Minnesota.
    November 1, 2004

    Political Analyst Lawrence Jacobs To Speak

    Lawrence R. Jacobs will present a talk titled “Karl Rove vs. Michael Moore: 2004 Presidential Election” at 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9 in Carleton College’s Boliou Hall, Room 104. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Rogan Kersh, assistant professor of political science at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University.
    October 28, 2004

    Rogan Kersh to Lecture on Politics of Obesity

    Rogan Kersh, assistant professor of political science at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, will present a lecture titled “Politics of Obesity: Who Decides How Fat Americans Are?” at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 28 at Severance Great Hall at Carleton College. The event is free and open to the public.

  • John Horton Conway, the von Neumann Professor of Mathematics at Princeton University.
    October 26, 2004

    World Renowned Mathematician to Present Lecture on Symmetries

    John Horton Conway, the von Neumann Professor of Mathematics at Princeton University, will present a lecture titled “Understanding the Symmetries of Things” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 26 at Carleton College’s Olin Hall, Room 149. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 26, 2004

    Kenneth L. Ames to Present Lecture on Pictorial Pottery

    Kenneth L. Ames, a professor at the Bard Graduate Center, will present a lecture titled “Table-Top Tourism or Pictorial Pottery Revisited” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 26 at the Carleton’s Boliou Hall, Room 104. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Actor Ashton Kutcher speaks at a rally for John Kerry.
    October 26, 2004

    Kerry Campaign Makes Stop at Carleton

    The John Kerry campaign held a rally on Tuesday, October 26, at 12:30 p.m. at the Carleton College Concert Hall. Chris Heinz and Andre Heinz, sons of Teresa Heinz Kerry, spoke in support of the presidential candidate. They were joined by musician Max Weinberg and actor Ashton Kutcher. The rally was hosted by the Carleton Democrats.

  • Wellstone House of Organization and Activism
    October 25, 2004

    Wellstone House Featured in Star Tribune and Chronicle

    A feature on Carleton's Wellstone House of Organization and Activism (WHOA) appears in the October 25 issue of the Star Tribune. Organized by junior David Holman, Wellstone House is a special interest house for a group of students committed to fostering grassroots political organizing and activism on campus. Wellstone House also was featured in the October 22 issue of The Chronicle of Higher Education.

  • Paul Wellstone
    October 25, 2004

    Wellstone Documentary to be Shown at Carleton

    The Program in Ethical Reflection (PERC) at Carleton College will present a screening of a new documentary film titled “Wellstone!” at 8 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 25 in Olin Hall, Room 149. There will be a discussion following the screening with one of the film’s producers, Lu Lippold, a member of the Carleton class of 1976. The event is free and open to the public.