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  • 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.

  • Joshua Bell
    October 19, 2004

    Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra to Give Concert

    The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra (SPCO), directed by conductor and violinist Joshua Bell, will perform at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21 in the Carleton College Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free with a Carleton or St. Olaf College I.D. Public admission will be $10 for adults and $7 for senior citizens and non-Carleton/St. Olaf students. Tickets are available only at the door.

  • Ben Vinson III, associate professor of Latin American history at Pennsylvania State University.
    October 19, 2004

    Vinson To Present Lecture on ‘Black Experiences in Mexico’

    Ben Vinson III, associate professor of Latin American history at Pennsylvania State University, will present the second 2004-2005 Herbert P. Lefler lecture titled “Black Experiences in Mexico” at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21 at Carleton’s Leighton Hall, Room 304. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Poet Spencer Reece
    October 19, 2004

    Former Minnesota Poet to Read from 'The Clerk's Tale'

    Spencer Reece will read from his book of poetry titled “The Clerk’s Tale” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21 at Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 19, 2004

    Author Debran Rowland to Speak on 'Why Women? Why Now?'

    Author Debran Rowland, a member of the Carleton class of 1985, will give a talk titled “Why Women? Why Now?” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at Carleton’s Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 19, 2004

    Earl Neil '57 to Lecture About Time in South Africa

    Earl Neil, a member of the Carleton College class of 1957 and a trustee of the College, will present a lecture titled “From Egypt to the Wilderness: The Ecstasy and the Agony” at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at Severance Great Hall. A reception will follow the lecture. Both events are free and open to the public.

  • Book Cover of "A History of Madness in Sixteenth Century Germany" by Erik Midelfort, the C. Julian Bishko Professor of History and Religious Studies at the University of Virginia.
    October 14, 2004

    Midelfort to Lecture on History of Witchcraft

    Erik Midelfort, the C. Julian Bishko Professor of History and Religious Studies at the University of Virginia, will present a lecture titled “The History of Witchcraft: Past and Future” at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14 in Leighton Hall, Room 304. Midelfort’s lecture is the first Herbert P. Lefler lecture of 2004. The event is free and open to the public. Carleton’s history, German and Medieval and Renaissance studies departments will host a reception following the lecture in Leighton Hall, Room 204.

  • 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.