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  • David Horowitz
    February 2, 2004

    David Horowitz to Speak at Carleton

    David Horowitz, editor-in-chief of FrontPageMagazine.com and president of the Center for the Study of Popular Culture, will speak at Carleton at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 11, in Boliou Hall, Room 104. His talk, titled "Academic Freedom in America," is sponsored by the Carleton Conservative Union and the Young America's Foundation.
  • Ellis Cose, columnist, author and Newsweek contributing editor.
    February 1, 2004

    Journalist Ellis Cose to Present Convocation

    Ellis Cose, a columnist, author and Newsweek contributing editor, will give a convocation titled 'Beyond Expectations: Black Men and American Society' at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 6 in Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public and will be followed by a book signing.

  • January 31, 2004

    Poet Mark Bibbins to Read from Recent Book

    Poet Mark Bibbins will read from his most recent work, "Sky Lounge," on Tuesday, February 10 at 4:30 p.m. in the Laurence McKinley Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.
  • Richard Bresnahan, potter and artist in residence at St. John’s University.
    January 26, 2004

    Potter Richard Bresnahan to Give Talk on Tea Ceremonies

    Richard Bresnahan, a potter and artist in residence at St. John’s University, will give a talk titled “The Tea Ceremony: Foundation for a 21st Century Environmental Movement” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 27 in Carleton’s Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public. Bresnahan’s work will be on display in Gould Library Athenaeum through Wednesday, March 10.

  • Christopher "Chris" Kratt '92, Biology major
    January 23, 2004

    Children's Television Creator Chris Kratt '92 to Present Convocation

    Chris Kratt, co-creator, writer and star of acclaimed educational PBS children’s television shows and a 1992 Carleton graduate, will present a convocation address at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 30 in Carleton College’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • January 21, 2004

    'Frasier' Writer Bob Daily '82 to Give Talk

    Bob Daily, Carleton class of 1982, will speak on his experiences as a writer and co-executive producer on the NBC sitcom “Frasier.” Daily’s talk, titled “Tossed Salad and Scrambled Eggs: Writing and Producing the TV Sitcom,” will take place on Monday, Jan. 26 at 4:30 p.m. in Boliou Hall, Room 104. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Peace Corps logo
    January 20, 2004

    Carleton Ranked Tenth in Peace Corps Survey

    Carleton ranked tenth among small colleges in the number of alumni serving in the Peace Corps. Twenty-three alumni currently serve.

    The Peace Corps currently has 7,533 volunteers serving in the field, the highest number since 1974. For more information, visit the Peace Corps Web site.

  • January 19, 2004

    Jody Williams '78 To Speak at Gould Library

    Jody Williams, artist in residence and a member of Carleton’s class of 1978, will present an illustrated lecture on her career and current work at the Gould Library Athenaeum at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 21. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Colman McCarthy, journalist and peace activist.
    January 18, 2004

    Colman McCarthy to Speak at Carleton College

    Journalist and peace activist Colman McCarthy will present a convocation address titled “How to Be an Effective Peacemaker” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 23 at Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Gao Hong, adjunct instructor in Chinese musical instruments and one of the world’s foremost performers on the Chinese pipa (lute).
    January 17, 2004

    Hong to Perform Recital on Traditional Chinese Lute

    Gao Hong, adjunct instructor in Chinese musical instruments and one of the world’s foremost performers on the Chinese pipa (lute), will present a faculty recital titled “Music of China” on Friday, Jan. 23, at 8 p.m. in the Carleton Concert Hall.

  • Beth Brinda
    January 7, 2004

    College Mourns Loss of Sophomore Beth Brinda

    Beth Anne Brinda, a sophomore at Carleton, died on campus on Tuesday, Jan. 6. A native of Golden Valley, Minn., she was 20 years old. According to the Dakota County Coroner's Office, she died of natural causes, pending further studies. Carleton will hold a memorial service at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4, in Skinner Memorial Chapel.

  • Dick Gregory, comedian, social satirist and activist.
    January 6, 2004

    Comedian and Activist Dick Gregory to Speak at Carleton College

    Dick Gregory, a comedian, social satirist and activist, will present a convocation lecture titled “Keeping the Dream Alive” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 16 in Carleton’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.