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  • Charles Plott, the Edward S. Harkness Professor of Economics and Political Science at the Caltech Laboratory for Experimental Economics and Political Science.
    October 14, 2004

    Renowned Experimental Economist to Present Lecture

    Charles Plott, the Edward S. Harkness Professor of Economics and Political Science at the Caltech Laboratory for Experimental Economics and Political Science, will present Carleton College’s annual Veblen-Clark Lecture, titled “The Emergence of Economics as a Laboratory Experimental Science,” at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14 at Carleton College’s Severance Great Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Donald Saari, director of the Center for Decision Analysis at the University of California, Irvine (UCI).
    October 13, 2004

    Saari to Discuss Elections at Carleton College

    Donald Saari, director of the Center for Decision Analysis at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), will give a convocation address titled “Elections! But do we elect whom we really want?” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 15 at the Carleton College Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 6, 2004

    Exhibit Reveals Long History of Multiculturalism at Carleton College

    A photographic exhibit titled “Gathering Our Memories: Reflections of Multicultural Student Life at Carleton” opens at 8 a.m. on Friday, October 8, at the Laurence McKinley Gould Library. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

  • José López
    October 6, 2004

    Prominent Puerto Rican Activist to Speak at Carleton

    José López, a professor at Northeastern Illinois University, will present a convocation titled “Forging Community: Resistance and Renaissance in the Barrio” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 8, at Carleton College’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 6, 2004

    Japanese-American Artist Teraoka to Lecture at Carleton College

    Japanese-American artist Masami Teraoka will present the Ward Lucas Lecture in the Arts with his colleague, painter Lynda Hess, at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 8 at the Carleton College Concert Hall. Titled “Rituals and Decadence,” this lecture is free and open to the public.

  • October 4, 2004

    Kathleen Dean Moore Reading Cancelled

    A reading by Kathleen Dean Moore that was scheduled for 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 4 at the Carleton College Gould Library Athenaeum has been cancelled.

  • Stephanie Sersich '99, Studio Art major
    October 3, 2004

    Bead and Jewelry Maker Sersich to Give Lecture at Carleton

    Stephanie Sersich, a well-known bead artist and a member of the Carleton College class of 1999, will present a Christopher U. Light Art Lecture titled “Living Creatively to Inspire the Artist Within” at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 5 in Boliou Hall, Room 161. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 1, 2004

    Carleton Presents Concert of South Indian Music

    Maestro Bheyi Umayalpuram K. Sivaraman, accompanied by Nemani Somayajulu, E. M. Subramaniam, Nagai Sriram, Mattanur Sankaran Kutty Nair and Unnikrishnan, will present a performance of South Indian Carnatic music titled “A Musical Odyssey in Rhythm Fantasies” at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 1 at the Carleton College Concert Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Roger Shimomura, a Japanese-American artist.
    October 1, 2004

    Japanese-American Artist Roger Shimomura to Speak

    Roger Shimomura, a renowned Japanese-American artist, will give a convocation address at Carleton College’s Skinner Memorial Chapel at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 1. Shimomura’s artwork deals with Asian-American social and political issues, and often references his family history and his late immigrant grandmother’s diary. The title of his address is “The 63 Stages of the Yellow Brick Road.” The event is free and open to the public.

  • September 29, 2004

    Lehman Lectures to Address Dutch Art

    The Carleton College Department of Art and Art History will present two Robert Lehman Art Lectures on Sunday, Oct. 3. The first, titled “Landscapes for the 17th Century Dutch Art Market: A Case Study of a Successful Artist,” will be presented by Nicolette Seijffert Sluijter at 4:30 p.m. in Carleton’s Boliou Hall, Room 161. Eric Jan Sluijter will present a lecture titled “Rembrandt and Antiquity” at 8 p.m. in Boliou Hall, Room 161 . Both lectures are free and open to the public.

  • September 25, 2004

    Carleton Holds Disability Month Activities

    According to the 2000 Census, one in five Americans has a disability and nearly half of the population over age 65 is considered disabled. Carleton College will hold a series of events in October to honor Disability Awareness Month. Guest speakers during the month include Stephanie Cunningham of The Lighthouse Group and authors James Bauer, “The Runaway Learning Machine,” and Jonathan Mooney and David Cole, “Learning Outside the Lines.”

  • Sunrise over Carleton's wind turbine
    Photo: Tom Roster
    September 23, 2004

    Wind Turbine Dedicated Saturday, September 25

    Carleton held a dedication ceremony for its new 1.65 megawatt wind turbine at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 25, at the wind turbine site. The turbine is located 1.5 miles east of the Carleton College campus on Wall Street Road. Carleton purchased and constructed the $1.8 million wind turbine as part of the College’s commitment to producing green energy.