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  • January 21, 2014

    Public Invited to Snowshoe Walk Under The Stars

    The public is invited to a winter field trip in the Carleton College Cowling Arboretum. Join Arboretum Director Nancy Braker and Astronomy Professor Joel Weisberg for a Snowshoe Walk Under The Stars on Sunday, Jan. 26 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. This event is free and open to the public and children are welcome. In the event of extreme weather conditions or heavy cloud coverage, the event will be rescheduled for Jan. 28 or 29.

  • January 21, 2014

    Faculty Recital Features ‘The Antique Trombone’

    Sunday, Jan. 26 from 3 to 4:30 p.m., the public is invited to a Carleton College faculty recital paying tribute to ‘The Antique Trombone.’ Featuring performances by Ron Rodman, professor of music and director of the Carleton Symphony Band, along with guests Stella Fritzell and Mikyla Carpenter, as well as the Carleton Trombones and the Northfield Trombones. This special tribute to ‘The Antique Trombone’ will take place in the Concert Hall and is free and open to the public.

  • January 21, 2014

    Carleton presents Weekly International Film Forum

    Carleton College is hosting a weekly International Film Forum, with screenings held every Thursday (while classes are in session) beginning at 7 p.m. in the Weitz Center for Creativity Cinema. Featuring films from all around the world, these screenings are free and open to the public.

  • Immigration 101: Panel Forum on Minnesota's New Immigration Laws
    January 19, 2014

    Immigration 101: Panel Forum CANCELLED Due to Severe Winter Weather

    Due to severe winter weather, tonight's panel discussion entitled “Immigration 101,” a look at Minnesota’s new immigration laws and what they mean for Northfield students, families and employers, HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Event organizers apologize for any inconvenience and ask your assistance in helping to spread the word about this cancellation. The event will be rescheduled at a future date.

  • The '53 Swingbillies
    January 19, 2014

    Carleton presents an Evening with The ’53 Swingbillies

    Carleton College is pleased to present a not-to-be-missed performance by The ’53 Swingbillies, taking place Friday, Jan. 24 at 8 p.m. in the Carleton College Concert Hall. This event is free and open to the public.

  • January 19, 2014

    Public Invited to Screenings Hosted by Carleton Film Society

    The Carleton Film Society, a student-run organization that promotes arthouse films, presents weekly public screenings on Saturday evenings at 4:30 p.m. in the Weitz Center for Creativity Cinema. Each film is preceded by an introduction from a Carleton professor or other guest speaker, and student-led discussions follow the screenings. Screenings are free and open to the public.

  • Dr. Sidney Wolff, Carleton Class of 1962
    January 19, 2014

    Carleton Convocation Explores The Universe

    Renowned astronomer Dr. Sidney Wolff, a member of the Carleton Class of 1962, will present the College’s weekly convocation on Friday, Jan. 24 from 10:50 to 11:50 a.m. in the Skinner Memorial Chapel. Entitled “Exploring New Worlds,” Wolff’s presentation is free and open to the public. Convocations are also streamed live and can be viewed online at go.carleton.edu/convo/.

  • Faust by Russian director Aleksandr Sokurov
    January 14, 2014

    Carleton presents the Midwest premiere of new film by acclaimed Russian director Aleksandr Sokurov

    As part of its ongoing International Film Forum, Carleton College is pleased to present the Midwest premiere of a new film by acclaimed Russian director Aleksandr Sokurov. Faust (2011, 140 minutes) will be screened on Thursday, Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. in the Weitz Center for Creativity Cinema. This event is free and open to the public.

  • Martin Luther King Jr.
    January 14, 2014

    Public Invited to Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day With Candlelight Service

    The Carleton College community will commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a candlelight service of remembrance and celebration, to be held in the Skinner Memorial Chapel on Sunday, Jan. 19. Guest speaker Reverend Oliver White will lead the service, titled “Rediscovering the Image,” and the Carleton Singers, directed by Lawrence Burnett, will perform. The service begins at 5 p.m.

  • Patricia Kent, soprano
    January 14, 2014

    Faculty Recital to Showcase the Sounds of “Lonely Hearts and Free Spirits”

    On Friday, Jan. 17 at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall, Carleton music faculty will present “Lonely Hearts and Free Spirits,” a recital performed by Patricia Kent, soprano; Lawrence Weller, baritone; and Lara Bolton, piano. This event is free and open to the public.

  • St. Paul Chamber Orchestra (SPCO)
    January 14, 2014

    Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Comes to Carleton

    The revered Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra comes to Carleton College for a special performance on Sunday, Jan. 19 at 2 p.m. in the Concert Hall. Tickets, available at the door, are $10 the general public, $7 for students and seniors, and free for those with a Carleton or St. Olaf College ID.

  • Artist Stephen Cartwright
    January 10, 2014

    Lifeloggers Artist Stephen Cartwright presents “Self-Tracking as Artistic Process”

    In conjunction with the new Carleton College art exhibit “Lifeloggers: Chronicling The Everyday,” contemporary artist Stephen Cartwright, one of the exhibit’s featured artists, will speak about “Self-tracking as artistic process” on Thursday, Jan. 16 from 5 to 6 p.m. in Boliou Hall Room 104. This event is free and open to the public.