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  • May 18, 2004

    Carleton Receives Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant

    Carleton has been named the recipient of an $800,000 grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) to fund student research, course development and laboratory equipment. HHMI press release

  • May 17, 2004

    Carleton Jazz Ensemble to Give Concert

    The Carleton Jazz Ensemble, directed by David Singley, lecturer in music, will give its spring concert at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 19 in the Carleton College Concert Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • May 17, 2004

    African American Pastor, Choir and Dancers to Lead Service at Carleton

    Reverend William Watson III and the Celestial Choir and Praise Dancers will lead a service titled “African American Urban Church Experience,” at 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 23 at Carleton’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • May 17, 2004

    Garden Designer David Slawson to Speak

    David Slawson, designer of Carleton’s Japanese garden, will present a lecture titled “Creating Artistic Gardens the Japanese Way” at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, May 17 in the Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Thadious Davis, the Gertrude Conway Vanderbilt Professor of English at Vanderbilt University.
    May 16, 2004

    Southern Literature Scholar Thadious Davis to Speak

    Thadious Davis, the Gertrude Conway Vanderbilt Professor of English at Vanderbilt University, will present a lecture titled “The Race for Memory: Raced Property as Monument in William Faulkner’s ‘Go Down, Moses’ ” at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, May 24 in the Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Marian Peterson Neutra '60
    May 13, 2004

    Carleton Announces Honorary Degree Recipients

    Carleton will honor artist Warren MacKenzie, Dr. Marian Neutra, a 1960 Carleton graduate, and Stanford professor Lyman Van Syke, a 1951 Carleton graduate, with honorary degrees during Commencement Exercises on Saturday, June 12.

  • May 13, 2004

    Carleton Pro Musica to Give Concert

    The Carleton Pro Musica, directed by Anthony Holt, will give a concert titled “Swan Song” at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 14 at the Carleton College Concert Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • May 13, 2004

    Andrew Noss '86 to Speak at Carleton

    Dr. Andrew Noss of the Wildlife Conservation Society will present a lecture titled “Camera Trapping Jaguars and Other Mammals in Bolivia’s ‘Green Hell’ ” on Thursday, May 13 at 7 p.m. in Carleton College’s Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • May 13, 2004

    Carleton Players To Present 'Polaroid Stories'

    The Carleton Players will present Naomi Iizuka’s “Polaroid Stories” at 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 13 through Saturday, May 15 in Carleton College’s Arena Theater. David Wiles, associate professor of theater, directs the show. The performances are free and open to the public, though advance reservations are recommended.

  • Journalist Andrew Sullivan
    May 12, 2004

    Andrew Sullivan to Give Convocation at Carleton

    Journalist Andrew Sullivan will give a convocation titled “American Politics: A View from Home and Abroad” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, May 14 in Carleton College’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • May 11, 2004

    Carleton Honors 25-Year and Retiring Faculty and Staff

    Carleton College honored 25-year employees and those who are retiring during this academic year at the Employee Recognition Celebration on Thursday, May 6.

  • Film South Asia
    May 9, 2004

    Students Host South Asian Film Festival

    Screenings of 15 South Asian documentaries will be held at various locations at Carleton from Wednesday, May 5, to Tuesday, May 11. The films, part of a traveling festival designed to promote South Asian films, were originally shown at the Film South Asia festival held every two years in Kathmandu. View schedule (PDF Document)