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  • September 22, 2004

    Carleton Classical Guitar Instructor to Give Recital at Carleton College

    James Flegel, adjunct instructor in classical guitar at Carleton, will give a recital at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 10 at the Concert Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Jean Kilbourne, visiting scholar at Wellesley College.
    September 22, 2004

    Nationally Known Advertising Expert to Speak

    Jean Kilbourne, visiting scholar at Wellesley College, will present a convocation titled “The Naked Truth: Advertising’s Image of Women” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, September 24, at Carleton’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Carleton will host a horse show Saturday, Sept. 25.
    September 21, 2004

    Equestrian Team to Host Competition

    The Carleton Equestrian Team, a club sport at Carleton, is hosting the first ever home horseshow at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 25 at Summit Oak Farm in Lakeville, with the help of new coach Rob Ebel. Last year the equine Knights finished second in the region behind University of Wisconsin, Madison.

  • David Orr, professor of environmental studies at Oberlin College.
    September 21, 2004

    Carleton to Present Sustainable Campus Conference

    Carleton College will be presenting a Sustainable Campus Conference in correspondence with the dedication of the new 1.65 megawatt wind turbine starting at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 25 at various locations on the Carleton campus. The event is free and open to the public.

  • September 20, 2004

    Lawrence Archbold to Give Organ Recital at Carleton College

    Lawrence Archbold, the Enid and Henry Woodward College Organist and professor of music, will present the 12th recital in his continuing series “Exploring Organ Music” at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 26 in the Carleton Concert Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Japanese-American artist Masami Teraoka’s work. Used by permission.
    September 19, 2004

    Carleton Presents Exhibition of Japanese-American Artist’s Work

    An exhibition of the distinguished Japanese-American artist Masami Teraoka’s work will open Friday, September 17 at the Carleton Art Gallery. The exhibition, titled “Perils and Pleasures: Tales from Masami Teraoka 1976-2003,” is free and open to the public. An opening reception will be held from 8:30 to 10 p.m. on Friday, September 24, in the Gallery.

  • September 17, 2004

    Carleton Awarded U.S. Department of Education Grant to Strengthen Training in Quantitative Reasoning

    The U. S. Department of Education Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education (FIPSE) has awarded Carleton College $301,801 in support of a three-year project on education in quantitative reasoning.

  • September 16, 2004

    Carleton Announces New Board of Trustees Chair, Members

    Carleton has announced the appointment of Michael Armacost, a 1958 Carleton graduate, as chair of the Board of Trustees. In addition, Howard Kushlan, a 2000 graduate, Polly Nason McCrea, a 1962 graduate, Heidi A. Schneider, a 1979 graduate, and Justin B. Wender, a 1991 graduate, have been appointed to the Board.

  • Author Carol DeBoer-Langworthy
    September 11, 2004

    Carol DeBoer-Langworthy to Give Reading at Carleton

    Carol DeBoer-Langworthy will read from her book titled “The Modern World of Neith Boyce: Autobiography and Diaries” at 4:30 p.m on Friday, Sept. 17 at the Carleton Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Gast Cabinet by Jody Williams '78. Used by permission.
    Photo: Jody Williams '78
    September 10, 2004

    Carleton to Dedicate New Work by Alumni Artist

    A new work of art by Jody Williams, member of the Carleton class of 1978, will be dedicated Saturday, September 18, at 4 p.m. in the Laurence McKinley Gould Library at Carleton College. The work is titled “Observing, Thinking, Breathing: The Nancy Gast Riss ’77 Carleton Cabinet of Wonders,” and is a reinterpretation of the Renaissance cabinet of wonders. The event is free and open to the public.

  • St. Paul Police Chief John Harrington
    September 7, 2004

    St. Paul Police Chief John Harrington to Give Opening Convocation Address

    John Harrington, the chief of the St. Paul Police Department, will give the opening convocation address at 3 p.m. on Monday, September 13, at Skinner Memorial Chapel at Carleton. The title of his address is "Acting with Audacity." The event is free and open to the public.

  • August 31, 2004

    Carleton College Welcomes Class of 2008: 491 Students Hail From 46 States and 23 Countries

    Carleton welcomes the Class of 2008 with the start of New Student Week on Wednesday, Sept. 8. There are 491 students in the class, selected from a pool of 4,899 applicants. They represent 46 states and 23 countries, with 127 students coming from Minnesota, followed by Illinois (41), Wisconsin (30) and California (27).