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  • 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.

  • October 22, 2004

    Wind turbine at Carleton College

    Facts about Carleton's new utility-grade wind turbine.

  • "The Exonerated"
    October 22, 2004

    Carleton Players to Present ‘The Exonerated’

    The Carleton Players will present “The Exonerated” at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 22 and 23, and Friday and Saturday, Oct. 29 and 30 at the Carleton College Arena Theater. The event is free and open to the public, but reservations are recommended.

  • Sergio Arau, a Mexican filmmaker, artist and musician.
    October 22, 2004

    Filmmaker Arau to Lecture on 'A Day Without a Mexican'

    Sergio Arau, a celebrated Mexican filmmaker, artist and musician, will give a convocation address titled “A Day Without a Mexican” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 22 at Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Alberto Álvaro Rios, the Regents Professor of English at Arizona State University.
    October 22, 2004

    Chicano Poet to Read at Carleton College

    Alberto Álvaro Rios, the Regents Professor of English at Arizona State University, will give a poetry reading and a book signing at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 22 at the Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.