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  • Oresteia
    Photo: Abigail Han '12
    May 28, 2012

    Photo Feature: Oresteia

    Carleton's premier theater and dance groups, the Players and the Semaphore Repertory Dance Company, collaborated to create a new adaptation of Aeschylus’ trilogy of Ancient Greek tragedies. The event was a huge hit, performing to sold-out crowds of students, faculty, and Northfield residents alike. Student photographer, Abigail Han was on hand to capture the unique performance.

  • Choir Concert
    Photo: Maria Kjellstrand '15
    May 23, 2012

    Photo Feature: The Week in Musical Performances

    As the end of the term approaches, the concert hall rings with music as a variety of ensembles perform their work. Here is a glance at some of the concerts from this week.

  • Gregory Blake Smith, Lloyd P. Johnson Norwest Professor of English and the Liberal Arts
    May 18, 2012

    Video Feature: Greg Smith Book Excerpt

    Gregory Smith, the Lloyd P. Johnson-Norwest Professor of English and the Liberal Arts, recently won a 2012 Minnesota Book Award for his collection of short stories, The Law of Miracles and Other Stories. We have a video excerpt of Smith reading from one of the stories. His book is available at the Carleton Bookstore, either on campus or via online ordering.

  • Empty Bowls
    Photo: Maria Kjellstrand '15
    May 15, 2012

    Photo Feature: Empty Bowls

    The eighth annual Empty Bowls fundraiser attracted Northfield residents and Carleton students, faculty, and alums alike to buy handmade ceramic bowls and a soup lunch. Student photographer Maria Kjellstrand '15 was on hand to capture this fun event.

  • International Festival
    Photo: Maria Kjellstrand '15
    May 14, 2012

    Photo Feature: International Festival

    Though rain poured outside, Sayles was bustling with students watching and participating in music-making and dances from around the world, while eating homemade food from numerous countries.

  • Schiller on "Desperate Housewives"
    Photo: ©(ABC/RON TOM)
    May 11, 2012

    Carleton Iconic Schiller Bust to Grace Series Finale of Desperate Housewives

    Whether it's been hitching a ride with President Bill Clinton or appearing on "The Colbert Report," Carleton's favorite deceased German poet, Johann Friedrich von Schiller, has maintained the same, stoic gaze. Now, fans of the ABC hit series "Desperate Housewives" will witness that steely look when Schiller makes his appearance on the series finale Sunday night, courtesy of the show's executive producer and Carleton graduate Bob Daily '82.

  • Synchro
    Photo: Maria Kjellstrand '15
    May 2, 2012

    Photo Feature: Synchronized Swimming Show

    The Carleton synchronized swimming team presented a dazzling show in West Gym with guest performances from the Carleton men's swimming team.

  • Hoodie March
    Photo: Maria Kjellstrand '15
    May 2, 2012

    Photo Feature: Hoodie March in Downtown Northfield

    Students, professors, and Northfield residents gathered in a peaceful protest against racial profiling, specifically focusing on the recent Trayvon Martin case.

  • Ebony II
    Photo: Abigail Han '12
    April 21, 2012

    Photo Feature: Ebony II Spring 2012

    Carleton's ever-popular Ebony II dance performance was staged in West Gym to sold-out crowds in April, and our student photographers were on hand to capture the fun and freedom of the event.

  • April 18, 2012

    Video Feature: Physics Fair

    Student videographer Dan McAllister '13 talked to Carleton physics students about their projects and experiences in the physics fair.

  • Purim and Holi Celebration
    Photo: Maria Kjellstrand '15
    April 18, 2012

    Photo Feature: Purima And Holi Celebration

    The Jewish holiday, Purim, and the Hindu festival of colors, Holi, were celebrated in the Great Hall in a joint event filled with music, skits, dancing, and good food.

  • Hula Performance
    Photo: Abigail Han
    April 7, 2012

    Photo Feature: Halau Kiawekupono O Ka Ua at Carleton

    The male dance troupe Halau Kiawekupono O Ka Ua presented an evening of authentic traditional Hula dance and music in the Carleton College Weitz Center for Creativity Auditorium on Saturday, April 7. Our student photographers were on hand to capture this unique and exciting event.