Colorado College Events Colorado College Events CC Women's Basketball Tue, 20 Nov 2012 11:13:41 MST <p><em>Saturday, December 8, 2012 6:00 PM</em></p><p>vs. Austin College</p> The Back Row Winter Concert Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:30:28 MDT <p><em>Saturday, December 8, 2012 8:00 PM</em></p><p>The Back Row, Colorado College's only all-male a cappella group, will be performing their main concert of the semester, one night only, singing everything from Fun! to Simon &amp; Garfunkel.</p> CC Men's Basketball Tue, 20 Nov 2012 11:24:05 MST <p><em>Saturday, December 8, 2012 8:00 PM</em></p><p>vs. Austin College</p> Collegium Musicum Renaissance Ensemble Concert Thu, 15 Nov 2012 17:10:52 MST <p><em>Sunday, December 9, 2012 3:00 PM</em></p><p>The&nbsp;Collegium Musicum Ensemble, under the direction of Nancy Ekberg, features lively Medieval&nbsp;and Renaissance dances, joyful and wistful early American folk hymns, and playful Playford English dances. Some surprises to start the holiday season with recorders, crum horn, mandolin, cello, guitars, and harpsichord.</p> Ave Maria: Festival of Lessons and Carols Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:30:25 MDT <p><em>Sunday, December 9, 2012 6:00 PM</em></p><p class="MsoNormal">This Christian candlelight service of scripture reading, congregational carols, and musical presentations to observe Advent has been celebrated for 52 years in the stately beauty of Shove Chapel.&nbsp; Modeled after the traditional service at Kings College, Cambridge, England, the celebration reflects the unique non-denominational nature of the CC Chaplains Office. The CC Chamber Chorus, under the direction of Deborah Teske, will present anthems, including an a capella version of <em>Ave Maria</em> by 16<sup>th</sup> century Spanish composer de Victoria and selections from Brahms&rsquo; <em>Marienlieder</em>. College Organist Frank Shelton will perform on the historic pipe organ.&nbsp;The sanctuary will be filled with bright poinsettias and flickering candles as we observe this awaiting time by sharing the light.</p> Colorado's Great Outdoors: An Evening with Photographer John Fielder Thu, 15 Nov 2012 23:09:05 MST <p><em>Sunday, December 9, 2012 7:00 PM</em></p><p>Join renowned Colorado nature photographer John Fielder for an evening of slides highlighting two decades of conservation supported by state lottery funds through the Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) program. &nbsp;Scott Campbell, executive director of Palmer Land Trust, will introduce the program and describe the role of GOCO funding in protecting Colorado's farms and ranches, wildlife, open space, and scenic beauty. &nbsp;A book signing by John Fielder will follow the presentation.</p> It Takes a Candidate: Why Women Don't Run for Office and What Happens When They Do Mon, 26 Nov 2012 14:06:01 MST <p><em>Monday, December 10, 2012 7:00 PM</em></p><p>Professor Jennifer Lawless, Director of the Women &amp; Politics Institute at American University, will be speaking about women and politics in the 2012 election.&nbsp;</p> Artificial Natures Mon, 03 Dec 2012 16:42:52 MST <p><em>Tuesday, December 11, 2012 4:00 PM</em></p><p>Graham Wakefield presents a talk about his ongoing digital art project called Artificial Nature.&nbsp; Developed collaboratively with artist Haru Ji, each iteration in the Artificial Nature&nbsp; series is a programmed, self-sustaining, digital ecosystem that functions as an immersive, interactive environment. In each version of the project, the artists create designparameters in which virtual organisms consume, grow, metabolize, reproduce, and respond to activities within an endless fluid environment.&nbsp; Artificial Nature explores some of the questions this art-form raises regarding the relationships between nature and culture, subjectivity and objectivity, creativity and computation.<br /><br /><br /></p> Feminist Carol Sing & Holiday Potluck Thu, 29 Nov 2012 20:59:46 MST <p><em>Tuesday, December 11, 2012 5:00 PM</em></p><p>Join the Feminist &amp; Gender Studies Program for our feminist carol sing and holiday potluck on Tuesday, December 11 from 5-7 pm.&nbsp; Please bring your favorite dish to share! All are welcome to come, sing, and be merry!&nbsp; We hope to see you there! &nbsp;</p> What Is This About a War on Christmas? Tue, 11 Dec 2012 11:09:49 MST <p><em>Tuesday, December 11, 2012 7:00 PM</em></p><p>Join Gail Murphy-Geiss, Bruce Coriell, Jim Parco and Amanda Udis-Kessler for a panel discussion about national holidays, religious freedom and the separation of church and state.</p> <p>Attendees who donate an unwrapped toy or warm clothing item will be entered in a drawing to win a four-pack of ski tickets.</p>