Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events Find your Major Mon, 05 Nov 2012 09:49:54 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-find-your-major https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-find-your-major <p><em>Tuesday, November 13, 2012 12:00 PM</em></p><p>Need help finding a major?</p> The Myth of the Warrior: Martial Masculinity and The End of Don't Ask, Don't Tell Wed, 07 Nov 2012 20:22:21 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-the-myth-of-the-warrior-martial-masculinity-and-the-end-of-don-t-ask-don-t-tell https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-the-myth-of-the-warrior-martial-masculinity-and-the-end-of-don-t-ask-don-t-tell <p><em>Tuesday, November 13, 2012 12:15 PM</em></p>The image of the male warrior still dominates military culture, to the exclusion of women and homosexuals.&nbsp;Michael Allsep, Assistant Professor of Comparative Military History at Air University will discuss "The Myth of the Warrior: Martial Masculinity and the End of Don t Ask, Don t Tell"&nbsp; on Tuesday, November 13 at 12:15pm in Palmer 230. The image of the male warrior still dominates military culture, to the exclusion of women and homosexuals. Unless the military begins to bridge the gap between the myth and reality of the modern warrior, military service without discrimination based on sexual orientation will remain an unachieved goal. &nbsp; The Importance of Aid and Institutional Expenditures for the Matriculation Decision of High-Ability Students Fri, 09 Nov 2012 13:12:33 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-the-importance-of-aid-and-institutional-expenditures-for-the-matriculation-decision-of-high-ability-students https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-the-importance-of-aid-and-institutional-expenditures-for-the-matriculation-decision-of-high-ability-students <p><em>Tuesday, November 13, 2012 4:00 PM</em></p><p>Amanda Griffith from Wake Forest University will present her research on the college decision of students. This event is the third installment of the blockly seminar series for the 2012-2013 academic year.&nbsp;</p> "Race, Politics and the Election" by David Barsamian Sun, 11 Nov 2012 12:28:45 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-race-politics-and-the-election-by-david-barsamian https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-race-politics-and-the-election-by-david-barsamian <p><em>Tuesday, November 13, 2012 4:30 PM</em></p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The Race and Ethnic Studies Program at Colorado College will sponsor a talk on "Race, Politics and the&nbsp;Election"by David Barsamian. Tuesday, November 13, at 4:30p.m. in Gaylord Hall. The talk is open to the college community and to the public. Light refreshments will be served. David&nbsp;Barsamian is the award-winning founder and director of Alternative Radio, the independent weekly audio series based in Boulder, Colorado. One of America's most wide-ranging and respected independent journalists, David&nbsp;Barsamian has altered the media landscape with his radio programs and books with Noam Chomsky, Tariq Ali, Howard Zinn,&nbsp;Arundhati Roy and others.His latest book with Richard Wolff is "Occupy the Economy: Challenging Capitalism."&nbsp; <br /></p> Research Symposium Mon, 12 Nov 2012 18:49:55 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-research-symposium https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-research-symposium <p><em>Tuesday, November 13, 2012 7:00 PM</em></p><p class="MsoNormal" >Biosciences Outreach club at Colorado College is&nbsp;continuing&nbsp;it's tradition of&nbsp;hosting a Research Symposium for Colorado College students. This symposium is an opportunity for all freshmen and sophomores to learn more about research opportunities at CC and beyond. Students will learn first hand from their peers (juniors and seniors) about their research experiences at CC.&nbsp;Departments represented include: Physics, Environmental Science,Chemistry,Neuroscience,Biology,Biochemistry,Psychology,Geology, and Mathematics.&nbsp;Dinner Provided.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Switch! Premiere at CC Tue, 06 Nov 2012 13:59:50 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-switch-premiere-at-cc https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-switch-premiere-at-cc <p><em>Tuesday, November 13, 2012 7:00 PM</em></p><p>Tuesday of Third Week this block the Energy, Environment, and Security Project will host a showing of the critically-acclaimed Switch!, a film on our energy transition at 7:00pm in Cornerstone Screening Room.&nbsp;<br /><br />The goal was not to advocate for one technology over another, not to suggest how the transition should happen &mdash; but to try to determine how it actually would happen, based on scientifically-sound investigation and the practical realities of the world of energy as we discovered them.</p> Visiting Authors Rawi Hage and Madeleine Thien Mon, 15 Oct 2012 14:46:32 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-visiting-authors-rawi-hage-and-madeleine-thien https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-visiting-authors-rawi-hage-and-madeleine-thien <p><em>Tuesday, November 13, 2012 7:00 PM</em></p><p>As part of International Education Week at Colorado College, acclaimed Canadian writers Rawi Hage, author of"Carnival," "Cockroach," and "DeNiro&rsquo;s Game," and Madeleine Thien, author of "Certainty,"&nbsp;"Simple Recipes,"and "Dogs at the Perimeter," will speak about intercultural writing and read from their recent works.&nbsp;</p> Lanner Faculty Artist Concert Series Thu, 15 Nov 2012 12:36:52 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-lanner-faculty-artist-concert-series https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-13-lanner-faculty-artist-concert-series <p><em>Tuesday, November 13, 2012 7:30 PM</em></p><p>This concert features bluegrass, chamber music, jazz, classical, and vocal pieces performed by CC music faculty and guests.</p> Music at Midday Fri, 26 Oct 2012 13:37:53 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-12-music-at-midday https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-10-12-music-at-midday <p><em>Wednesday, November 14, 2012 12:15 PM</em></p><p>CC music students will perform vocal and instrumental selections.</p> Spanish Tertulia Mon, 15 Oct 2012 16:09:42 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-14-spanish-tertulia https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2012-11-14-spanish-tertulia <p><em>Wednesday, November 14, 2012 2:00 PM</em></p><p>Prof. Dora Luz&nbsp;Cobi&aacute;n from Colorado State University, Pueblo, will offer the talk <em>&ldquo;G&eacute;nesis y&nbsp;evoluci&oacute;n de la&nbsp;figura&nbsp;femenina en el&nbsp;Popl Vuh.</em>&rdquo;</p>