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  • 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.

  • Victor Montejo
    October 24, 2004

    Carleton to Present Second Annual Foro Latinamericano

    The Carleton College Latin American studies program will present the second annual Foro Latinamericano titled “Human Rights and Maya Cultural Revival in Guatemala” on Thursday, Oct. 28 and Friday, Oct. 29. Foro Latinamericano provides the students, faculty and alumni of Carleton’s Latin American studies program, along with the community, the opportunity to participate in a major event involving contemporary Latin America. All events are free and open to the public.

  • Robert Cooter, the Herman F. Selvin Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law.
    October 23, 2004

    Renowned Law Professor Robert Cooter to Give Talk at Carleton College

    Robert Cooter, the Herman F. Selvin Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, will give a lecture titled “Law and the Poverty of Nations” at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 29 at the Carleton College Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 23, 2004

    Sharon Hutchinson To Speak on Human Rights in Sudan

    Sharon E. Hutchinson, professor of anthropology and African studies at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, will present a lecture titled “Promoting Protection or Impunity? An Insider’s Account of a U.S.-led, Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Sudan” at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 29 at Leighton Hall, Room 304, at Carleton College. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Michael Barnett, the Harold Stassen Professor of International Relations at the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.
    October 23, 2004

    Humanitarian Michael Barnett to Speak

    Michael Barnett, the Harold Stassen Professor of International Relations at the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota, will give a convocation address titled “What is the Future of Humanitarianism?” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 29 at the Carleton College Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 23, 2004

    Carleton Jazz Ensemble to Present Concert

    The Carleton Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos, led by director David Singley, will present their Fall Concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 29 in the Concert Hall. The evening’s program will include compositions by Charlie Parker, Charles Mingus, Horace Silver and Gerry Mulligan, as well as music from the library of the Count Basie Big Band. The event is free and open to the public.