Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events Christopher Dawson's Christian Vision of History Tue, 18 Sep 2012 16:03:18 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-10-christopher-dawson-s-christian-vision-of-history https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-10-christopher-dawson-s-christian-vision-of-history <p><em>Wednesday, October 10, 2012 4:00 PM</em></p><p>Glenn Olsen, historian of the Middle Ages and of Christian intellectual tradition, will offer his reflections on one of the most important historical thinkers of the 20th century, emphasizing the importance of a Christian interpretation of the past to our own times.&nbsp;</p> Ezra Klein: "Where Economics and Politics Meet" Tue, 18 Sep 2012 16:04:58 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-10-ezra-klein-where-economics-and-politics-meet https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-10-ezra-klein-where-economics-and-politics-meet <p><em>Wednesday, October 10, 2012 7:30 PM</em></p><p>Klein is a columnist for&nbsp;<em >The Washington Post</em>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<em >Bloomberg</em>&nbsp;and oversees &ldquo;Wonkblog&rdquo; at&nbsp;<em >The Washington Post</em>. He is a regular contributor and policy analyst for MSNBC, where his commentary focuses on, as Klein describes it, &ldquo;domestic and economic policy-making, as well as the political system that&rsquo;s constantly screwing it up.&rdquo; He takes audiences through the day&rsquo;s events in the economic/political arenas giving an analysis of the impact on our fiscal health and the 2012 elections. In addition to appearing and hosting on MSNBC, he has also appeared on&nbsp;<em >Charlie Rose</em>,&nbsp;<em >Real Time with Bill Maher</em>,&nbsp;<em >The McLaughlin Group</em>,&nbsp;<em >The Colbert Report,</em>&nbsp;and many more.&nbsp;<em >The Economist</em>&nbsp;named him one of the &ldquo;Minds of the Moment.&rdquo; In 2011,&nbsp;<em >TIME&nbsp;</em>named his blog one of the 25 best financial blogs and the Society of American Business Editors and Writers named Klein as their 2011 Opinion Columnist of the Year.</p> Computer Club Meeting Wed, 10 Oct 2012 10:16:51 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-11-computer-club-meeting https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-11-computer-club-meeting <p><em>Thursday, October 11, 2012 12:00 PM</em></p><p>Meet with fellow technophiles of the Computer Club, Tutt Science 215, second floor next to the mathematics computer lab. &nbsp;Pizza provided. &nbsp;</p> Economics and Business 2012-13 Seminar Series "Rules vs. Discretion: An Investment-Based Approach to Explaining Custom" Tue, 18 Sep 2012 16:07:09 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-11-economics-and-business-2012-13-seminar-series-rules-vs-discretion-an-investment-based-approach-to-explaining-custom https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-11-economics-and-business-2012-13-seminar-series-rules-vs-discretion-an-investment-based-approach-to-explaining-custom <p><em>Thursday, October 11, 2012 2:30 PM</em></p><p>Joyce Jacobsen, Andrews Professor of Economics, Wesleyan University, gives the second talk in the 2012-13 Seminar Series. Her talk: "Rules vs. Discretion: An Investment-Based Approach to Explaining Custom" is free and open to the public. Professor Jacobsen, who has a Ph.D. from Stanford, a Master's from the London School of Economics, and an AB from Harvard, is the author of "The Economics of Gender and Queer Economics: A Reader." She specializes in the economics of gender, labor, and employment and writes about Marriage, Labor Market Specialization, and the Gender Division of Labor.</p> History Pages: Artists' Books from Historical Sources Mon, 01 Oct 2012 14:53:52 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-11-history-pages-artists-books-from-historical-sources https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-11-history-pages-artists-books-from-historical-sources <p><em>Thursday, October 11, 2012 7:00 PM</em></p><p>An artist's lecture by The Press at Colorado College Visiting Lecturer Fred Hagstrom. Hagstrom's artwork, primarily in printmaking and book arts, revolves around social and ecological issues, drawing on historical and cultural research in the South Pacific and Japan. His most recent artists' book, <em>Deeply Honored,</em> tells the story of a Japanese-American family's experience in the Japanese Internment camps and military during WWII.</p> Colorado College Women's Volleyball Wed, 15 Aug 2012 14:47:12 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-12-colorado-college-women-s-volleyball https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-12-colorado-college-women-s-volleyball <p><em>Friday, October 12, 2012 10:00 AM</em></p><p>SPIKE IT UP CLASSIC-</p> <p>Women's volleyball spikes it up in this exciting series,&nbsp; General admission is $5 for adults, $3 for kids aged 12-18, and free for children under the age of 12.&nbsp; CC and other students get in free by showing their student IDs.&nbsp;</p> <p>10/12</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">10:00am&nbsp; Claremont College vs. Wisconsin-Lutheran</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">12:00pm&nbsp; Whittier College vs. Baker University </p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">2:00pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Colorado College vs. Claremont College</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">4:00pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Wisconsin Lutheran vs. Baker University</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">6:00pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Colorado College vs. Whittier College </p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">10/13</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">10:00am&nbsp; Claremont College vs. Baker University</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">12:00pm&nbsp; Colorado College vs. Baker University</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">2:00pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Whittier vs. Wisconsin Lutheran</p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">4:00pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Colorado College vs. Wisconsin Lutheran </p> <p class="MsoTitle" align="left">&nbsp;</p> Issues Facing Teachers Under High Stakes Testing Mon, 24 Sep 2012 15:09:53 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-12-issues-facing-teachers-under-high-stakes-testing https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-12-issues-facing-teachers-under-high-stakes-testing <p><em>Friday, October 12, 2012 2:00 PM</em></p><p>Education Department Chair Mike Taber, School District 11 Superintendent Nicholas Gledich, Atlas Preparatory School Co-Founder Antonio Rosendo, and CC/MAT alum Victor Fitzjarrald from DenverCenter for 21st Century Learning will discuss issues facing teachers under high stakes testing.</p> Colorado College Women's Soccer Wed, 15 Aug 2012 12:40:08 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-12-colorado-college-women-s-soccer https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-12-colorado-college-women-s-soccer <p><em>Friday, October 12, 2012 4:00 PM</em></p> One Degree of Separation: Alumni Films and Filmmakers Fri, 12 Oct 2012 10:44:55 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-13-one-degree-of-separation-alumni-films-and-filmmakers https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-13-one-degree-of-separation-alumni-films-and-filmmakers <p><em>Saturday, October 13, 2012 1:30 PM</em></p><p>Join us for a program celebrating the work of documentary filmmaker Doug Pray &rsquo;83. As Doug says on his website, &ldquo;Most of the subjects of my films have been underdogs... They&rsquo;ve all decided to do something different, they are all fiercely independent, and they have more in common than you might imagine.&rdquo; Meet some of these characters as we screen clips from the six feature films Doug has made so far. After the screening, Doug will talk with retired professor Tom Sanny (film studies) about these films and respond to questions from the audience.</p> Colorado College Women's Volleyball Wed, 15 Aug 2012 14:25:52 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-14-colorado-college-women-s-volleyball https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-14-colorado-college-women-s-volleyball <p><em>Sunday, October 14, 2012 11:00 AM</em></p><p>ALUMNI GAME - 11AM</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>