Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events Visiting Artist Concert: The Sphere Ensemble with Benjamin Cantu Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:05:39 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-10-visiting-artist-concert-the-sphere-ensemble-with-benjamin-cantu https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-10-visiting-artist-concert-the-sphere-ensemble-with-benjamin-cantu <p><em>Sunday, February 10, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>The Sphere Ensemble was formed in 2011 by professional string players who wanted to explore new directions in string ensemble playing. The members of Sphere bring a wealth of musical experiences into the group, all having classically based college or conservatory training but possessing a diverse background of musical loves and tastes. Sphere musicians have appeared with groups and musicians ranging from the Colorado Symphony and Boulder Philharmonic, to Moby and Kanye West, and nearly every style in between. This concert features guitarist Benjamin Cantu performing rarely encountered works by Serbian-born American composer Dusan Bogdanovic.</p> Spanish Movie Night: "Celda 211" Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:07:34 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-10-spanish-movie-night-celda-211 https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-10-spanish-movie-night-celda-211 <p><em>Sunday, February 10, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>"Celda 211" is a Spanish movie directed by Daniel Monzon in 2009. We will watch the movie with English subtitles.</p> Look both ways before you cross the street: how to avoid getting scammed Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:20:21 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-12-look-both-ways-before-you-cross-the-street-how-to-avoid-getting-scammed https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-12-look-both-ways-before-you-cross-the-street-how-to-avoid-getting-scammed <p><em>Tuesday, February 12, 2013 1:30 PM</em></p><p>Learn about email scams and how to spot them &ndash; scams are getting more common and more difficult to spot, but are still essentially the same at their core.&nbsp; Understanding how scams work and learning some tricks to spot them will defend you far better than any automated filter or program ever can. </p> <p>You can watch this Tech Tuesday online via <a href="https://sas.elluminate.com/m.jnlp?sid=2012119&amp;password=M.F360AE63FD90884E4D94EAE8858C7A">BlackBoard Collaborate at this link</a> (be sure to set it up 10-15 minutes early to make sure everything works). <br /></p> United States Air Force Academy Concert Band Series Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:11:37 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-12-united-states-air-force-academy-concert-band-series https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-12-united-states-air-force-academy-concert-band-series <p><em>Tuesday, February 12, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>A Valentine Special: Chamber Recital Series. Featuring MSgt Heike Gazetti on clarinet &amp; SSgt V.J. Russell on French horn.</p> First Mondays: "The Responsible Company — What We've Learned From Patagonia's First 40 Years" Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:30:24 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-18-first-mondays-the-responsible-company-what-we-ve-learned-from-patagonia-s-first-40-years https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-18-first-mondays-the-responsible-company-what-we-ve-learned-from-patagonia-s-first-40-years <p><em>Monday, February 18, 2013 11:15 AM</em></p><p>Vincent Stanley, the current VP of marketing at the clothing company Patagonia, and co-author with Yvon Chouinard of "The Responsible Company: What We've Learned From Patagonia's First 40 Years" will speak on his recently published book and his experiences with Patagonia since the company's founding in 1973.&nbsp;Patagonia, named by <em>Fortune</em> in 2007 as the coolest company on the planet, has earned a reputation as much for its ground-breaking environmental and social practices as for the quality of its clothes. In "The Responsible Company," Chouinard and Stanley recount how the company and its culture gained the confidence, by step and misstep, to make its work progressively more responsible, and to ultimately share its discoveries with companies as large as Wal-Mart or as small as the corner bakery.</p> Visiting Writers Series: Eileen Myles Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:16:32 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-21-visiting-writers-series-eileen-myles https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-21-visiting-writers-series-eileen-myles <p><em>Thursday, February 21, 2013 7:00 PM</em></p><p>Winner of the Poetry Society of America's Shelley Memorial Award, Myles has written many renowned volumes of poetry and fiction, including "Inferno," "Chelsea Girls," and "Cool for You<em>."</em></p> Cross-Currents Film Series presents: le Grand Voyage Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:44:50 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-25-cross-currents-film-series-presents-le-grand-voyage https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-25-cross-currents-film-series-presents-le-grand-voyage <p><em>Monday, February 25, 2013 4:00 PM</em></p><p></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><strong >Monday 25 February 2013</strong><strong ><em ></em></strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal" ><strong >Cross-Currents Film Series presents: <em >Le Grande Voyage</em></strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal" ><strong >Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Art Center </strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal" ><strong >Film Screening Room</strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal" ><strong >Free and open to the public</strong></p> <p class="MsoNormal" >Reda, a young French-Moroccan guy and his old father drive from the south of France to Mecca in order for the father to do his pilgrimage. At first distant, they gradually learn to know each other. </p> <p class="MsoNormal" >&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" >The film will be introduced by Peter Wright, Assistant Professor of Religion. </p> <p class="MsoNormal" >&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" >Audience members are invited to participate in a discussion following the film.</p> Bonfils Blood Drive Tue, 19 Feb 2013 10:49:50 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-26-bonfils-blood-drive https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-26-bonfils-blood-drive <p><em>Tuesday, February 26, 2013 10:00 AM</em></p><p>Bonfils Blood Bank will be on campus in the Perkins Lounge on Tuesday, February 26th and Wednesday, February 27th from 10:11-40 am and 1-3:30 pm. &nbsp;</p> American Meat Fri, 15 Feb 2013 13:38:35 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-26-american-meat https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-26-american-meat <p><em>Tuesday, February 26, 2013 6:00 PM</em></p><p>Screening of the movie, American Meat, followed by a panel discussion with the director, Mike Callicrate of Ranch Foods Direct, Patrick Hamilton of Venetucci Farm, Beth Gentry of Bon Appetit and Doug and Kim Wiley of Larga Vista Ranch.</p> <p>There will be a meet and greet with food provided by Bon Appetit at 6 pm with the movie starting at 6:30 pm.</p> "An Evening of Dances and Other Delectable Delights" Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:17:54 MST https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-26-an-evening-of-dances-and-other-delectable-delights https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-02-26-an-evening-of-dances-and-other-delectable-delights <p><em>Tuesday, February 26, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>The Colorado College Summer Music Festival presents the first in its Intermezzo Season. Yumi Hwang-Williams, violin; Bil Jackson, clarinet; and Susan Grace, piano, perform works by Milhaud, Boulanger, Gershwin, Saint-Saens, Dan Welcher, and John Novacek.</p>