Recordings of Convocations

  • A placard image for media work Convocation: Christine McKinley
    Created 8 January 2016; Published 13 January 2016
    Convocation: Christine McKinley

    Mechanical engineer, rock star, and television icon Christine McKinley shatters all stereotypes of what a female scientist is.

  • A placard image for media work Convocation:  Tadd Johnson
    Created 6 November 2015; Published 10 November 2015
    Convocation: Tadd Johnson

    Producer of the PBS program “Native Report,” an entertaining and informative series that celebrates Native American culture and heritage.

  • A placard image for media work Convocation: Johanna Kandel
    Created 30 October 2015; Published 10 November 2015
    Convocation: Johanna Kandel

    Founder of The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, Johanna Kandel talks about "Stepping Off the Scales: Eating Disorders and Body Image."   

  • A placard image for media work Convocation: Mario Joseph
    Created 23 October 2015; Published 29 October 2015
    Convocation: Mario Joseph

    Mario Joseph, Haiti’s most respected human rights lawyer representing the disadvantaged, victims of political violence, and political prisoners, talks about “Facing Justice for Cholera in Haiti.”

  • A placard image for media work Convocation: Todd Golub '85
    Created 16 October 2015; Published 28 October 2015
    Convocation: Todd Golub '85

    Cancer research pioneer Todd Golub '85 applies the tools of genomics to the understanding of cancer. The title of his presentation is "How the Human Genome Will Change the Face of Cancer."

  • A placard image for media work Convocation: Frances Moore Lappe
    Created 9 October 2015; Published 28 October 2015
    Convocation: Frances Moore Lappe

    Frances Moore Lappé, founder of the Small Planet Institute, speaking about “10 Myths of World Hunger.”

  • A placard image for media work Convocation:  Anabel Hernández
    Created 2 October 2015; Published 10 November 2015
    Convocation: Anabel Hernández

    Anabel Hernández, an award-winning Mexican investigative journalist, exposes drug cartels and political corruption in her presentation titled “Narcoland.”

  • A placard image for media work Convocation:  Clifford Clark
    Created 25 September 2015; Published 25 September 2015
    Convocation: Clifford Clark

    The annual Argument and Inquiry Seminar Convocation with Clifford Clark, Professor of History and the Hulings Professor of American Studies, speaking about “My Freshman Year and Yours: Politics, Technological Change, and the Future of the Liberal Arts.”

  • Created 25 September 2015; Published 27 September 2015
    Convocation: Clifford Clark (audio only)

    Argument and Inquiry Convocation with Professor Clifford Clark.

  • A placard image for media work Opening Convocation 2015
    Created 14 September 2015; Published 23 September 2015
    Opening Convocation 2015

    Carleton’s Opening Convocation is an annual all-college assembly celebrating the beginning of the academic year and recognizing academic achievement.  This year's ceremony features addresses by Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Senator from Minnesota, and Carol Barnett '86, Carleton Trustee (read their bios here).

  • A placard image for media work Convocation: Esera Tuaolo
    Created 22 May 2015; Published 28 May 2015
    Convocation: Esera Tuaolo

    Esera Tuaolo, who publicly came out as a gay man after retiring from a successful career in the NFL, describes his experience in his talk titled “Alone in the Trenches: My Life as a Gay Man in the NFL.”

  • A placard image for media work Convocation: Chude Allen ’65
    Created 15 May 2015; Published 18 May 2015
    Convocation: Chude Allen ’65

    Chude Allen '65 shares her experiences as a student activist in the Civil Rights Movement and a Freedom School teacher in her presentation titled “Just Being There Was Against the Law.”

  • A placard image for media work Convocation Ragamala Dance Company Sacred Earth
    Created 8 May 2015; Published 11 May 2015
    Convocation: Ragamala Dance

    Aparna Ramaswamy ’97 and Ashwini Ramaswamy ’03 return to Carleton with Ragamala Dance Company to present "Sacred Earth"

  • A placard image for media work Convocation Kathyrn Harper
    Created 1 May 2015; Published 5 May 2015
    Convocation: Kathyrn Harper

    Kathryn Harper from the organization Let Girls Lead explains how even in the face of poverty, violence, and discrimination, girls are not victims but powerful leaders and inspiring agents of change in her presentation titled "Invest in Girls, Transform the World."

  • A placard image for media work Convocation: Daniel Kurtzer
    Created 24 April 2015; Published 28 April 2015
    Convocation: Daniel Kurtzer

    Daniel Kurtzer, a 29-year U.S. Foreign Service officer, talks about "Shifting Sands in the Middle East: Implications for American Policy."

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