Colorado College Events Colorado College Events 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> Chamber Orchestra Concert Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:30:26 MDT <p><em>Tuesday, December 11, 2012 7:30 PM</em></p><p>The orchestra suite emerged in the Baroque era and has inspired Western composers ever since. This concert by the CC Orchestra, Daniel Brink, director, explores the suite with works by Telemann, Faure, Rodrigo, and Vaughan-Williams.</p> El Pomar Fellowship Information Session Wed, 12 Dec 2012 08:47:45 MST <p><em>Wednesday, December 12, 2012 12:15 PM</em></p> Music at Midday Fri, 12 Oct 2012 13:38:16 MDT <p><em>Wednesday, December 12, 2012 12:15 PM</em></p><p>CC music students will perform vocal and instrumental selections.</p> Alumni Job Fair Wed, 12 Dec 2012 08:51:30 MST <p><em>Thursday, December 13, 2012 11:00 AM</em></p><p>Attend this great job fair in Denver for all CC alumni!</p> <p><strong><a href=";eid=55681"></a></strong></p> Family Fun Night@The Climbing Wall Tue, 27 Nov 2012 11:06:34 MST <p><em>Thursday, December 13, 2012 5:00 PM</em></p><p>Family Fun Night @ The Climbing Wall for staff, faculty and their families. Pizza and climbing for all. RSVP to Kelley Mathers x6421.</p> Bluegrass Ensemble Concert Thu, 15 Nov 2012 17:18:21 MST <p><em>Thursday, December 13, 2012 7:30 PM</em></p><p>An evening of&nbsp;traditional bluegrass music featuring two student ensembles, performing under the direction of Keith Reed.&nbsp;</p> Reading Rousseau's Confessions in 2013 Wed, 12 Dec 2012 13:56:42 MST <p><em>Thursday, December 13, 2012 7:45 PM</em></p><p class="MsoNormal"><strong>Keynote address, part of the Rousseau Tercentenary Conference.</strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal">The philosophical writings of Jean-Jacques Rousseau have had a profound effect on political thought and his work still holds relevance 300 years after his birth. &nbsp;This celebration of his legacy will begin with a welcome from conference host, CC Professor Eve Grace, and Zev Trachtenberg, president of the Rousseau Association, with a keynote address from Michael O'Dea. &nbsp;O'Dea, an emeritus professor at the University of Lyon, France, is a prominent scholar of Rousseau. Among many other works pertaining to Rousseau that he has written or edited, he is the author of "Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Music, Illusion, and Desire," and the editor of the forthcoming new edition of the <em>Essai sur l&rsquo;origine des langues </em>for the Classiques Garnier <em>&OElig;uvres compl&egrave;tes</em>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> On the Manner and Goal of Rousseau's Writing Wed, 12 Dec 2012 14:17:31 MST <p><em>Friday, December 14, 2012 9:30 AM</em></p><p><strong>Panel discussion, part of the Rousseau Tercentenary Conference.</strong></p> <p>Chair:<strong> </strong>Clifford Orwin, University of Toronto</p> <p><em>Rousseau the Philosopher, Judge of the Philosopher Jean-Jacques<br /></em>&nbsp; &nbsp;Matthew Maguire, DePaul University</p> <p><em>Is Du contrat social One of Rousseau&rsquo;s Paradoxes?<br /></em>&nbsp; &nbsp;James Swenson, Rutgers University</p> <p><em>Rousseau and the public vocation of the Enlightenment<br /></em>&nbsp; &nbsp;Masano Yamashita, University of Colorado at Boulder</p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> Rousseau on Modern Rationalism and Natural Science Wed, 12 Dec 2012 14:01:33 MST <p><em>Friday, December 14, 2012 1:00 PM</em></p><p><strong>Panel discussion, part of the Rousseau Tercentenary Conference.</strong></p> <p>Chair:<strong> </strong>&nbsp;John Scott, University of California, Davis<strong><em>&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><em>Rousseau and the possibility of philosophy<br /></em>&nbsp; &nbsp;Lucas Fain, Harvard University</p> <p><em>Rousseau&rsquo;s Introspective Turn<br /></em>&nbsp; &nbsp;Eve Grace, Colorado College</p> <p><em>Rousseau&rsquo;s Chemical Apprenticeship and Diderot&rsquo;s Twenty-First Thought<br /></em>&nbsp; &nbsp;Christopher Kelly, Boston College</p> <p><em>Perfectible Machines: The Psychological Foundations of Rousseau&rsquo;s Practical Philosophy<br /></em>&nbsp; &nbsp;John P. McGuire, Pratt Institute &amp; Hofstra University</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>