Recordings of Convocations

  • Portrait of Native American pastor and cultural facilitator Jim Bear Jacobs.
    Created 2 November 2018; Published 2 November 2018
    Convocation: Jim Bear Jacobs
    Native American pastor Jim Bear Jacobs promotes racial and cultural reconciliation through the healing power of stories.
  • Portrait of Dr. Mae C. Jemison
    Created 26 October 2018; Published 29 October 2018
    Convocation: Mae Jemison
    Astronaut and physician Mae Jemison discusses the importance of women and minorities in science and technology.
  • Immigrant advocate and scholar, Sayu Bhojwani.
    Created 19 October 2018; Published 19 October 2018
    Convocation: Sayu Bhojwani
    Immigration scholar Sayu Bhojwani discusses how inclusion and participation make democracy stronger.
  • Jay Smooth
    Created 12 October 2018; Published 12 October 2018
    Convocation: Jay Smooth
    Cultural commentator Jay Smooth, host of New York's longest running hip-hop radio show, addresses how we talk about race and politics.
  • Julio Salgado
    Created 5 October 2018; Published 8 October 2018
    Convocation: Julio Salgado
    Activist Julio Salgado shows how art can be used to educate about the unique challenges of being undocumented and gay.
  • Youssouf Abdel-Jelil
    Created 28 September 2018; Published 28 September 2018
    Convocation: Youssouf Abdel-Jelil

    UNICEF representative Youssouf Abdel-Jelil reflects on the global effort to protect children.

  • Portrait of Fred Hagstrom, Rae Schupack Nathan Professor of Art.
    Created 21 September 2018; Published 25 September 2018
    Convocation: Fred Hagstrom
    Carleton Professor Hagstrom underscores the value of the liberal arts in deepening the habit of learning, fostering curiosity and imagination for a lifetime.
  • Carleton College
    Created 10 September 2018; Published 11 September 2018
    Opening Convocation 2018

    Opening Convocation ceremony featuring remarks by President Steven Poskanzer and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Isabel Wilkerson.

  • Carleton College
    Created 25 May 2018; Published 25 May 2018
    Honors Convocation
    Annual celebration of the awards and academic accomplishments of Carleton students.
  • Portrait of Joel E. Dimsdale, Class of 1968.
    Created 11 May 2018; Published 11 May 2018
    Convocation: Joel Dimsdale

    University of California psychiatrist probes the psychological nature of Nazi war criminals in a quest to make sense of evil.

  • Portrait of University of Minnesota psychology professor Richard M. Lee.
    Created 4 May 2018; Published 4 May 2018
    Convocation: Richard Lee
    Psychology professor Richard Lee examines how ethnic and racial minorities experience, negotiate, and resist everyday encounters.
  • Portrait of author & neuroscientist, Robert Sapolsky.
    Created 27 April 2018; Published 30 April 2018
    Convocation: Robert Sapolsky
    World renowned neuroscientist Robert Sapolsky explores the causes of stress and its effects on our bodies.
  • Portrait of U of M physics professor, James Kakalios.
    Created 20 April 2018; Published 23 April 2018
    Convocation: James Kakalios
    University of Minnesota professor James Kakalios explains the physics of comic book superheroes.
  • Portrait of professor and author Dr. Amy-Jill Levine.
    Created 13 April 2018; Published 16 April 2018
    Convocation: Amy-Jill Levine
    Jewish feminist in a Protestant seminary, Amy-Jill Levine seeks to correct stereotyped misperceptions in religious and cultural issues.
  • Portrait of author and lawyer, Matteson Ellis.
    Created 6 April 2018; Published 6 April 2018
    Convocation: Matteson Ellis
    International lawyer Matteson Ellis discusses the power of international anti-corruption law.

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