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> Spanish Writing Contest Thu, 07 Mar 2013 16:49:34 MST <p><em>Monday, December 10, 2012 12:00 AM</em></p><p>The topic for the Spanish Writing Contest is "La Crisis Socieconomica." Winners in each category in fiction and non-fiction will win a $40 dinner at Jose&nbsp;Muldoons's Restaurant, Flatiron's, and others. The category of fiction consists of poetry, drama, and short story. The category of non-fiction consists of essay, article, and interview.&nbsp;All works must be written in Spanish and submitted by March 31.&nbsp;For more information or to submit your writing,&nbsp;contact:</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> Admission Office Fellow Information Session Sun, 09 Dec 2012 16:51:51 MST <p><em>Tuesday, December 11, 2012 12:00 PM</em></p>Learn about becoming an Admission Fellow Kaffeeklatsch Tue, 11 Dec 2012 05:55:29 MST <p><em>Tuesday, December 11, 2012 3:30 PM</em></p><p>Join us for the last Kaffeeklatsch of the semester!!!! Timo Hansen and Mariella Sinderhauf will give one last talk before leaving us after a great semester at CC!</p> <p>Wednesday at 3:30pm in the Max-Kade house! Free coffee and home baked goods in addition to good times!</p>