Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events The REAL "Harlem Shake" Workshop! Mon, 08 Apr 2013 10:38:50 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-24-the-real-harlem-shake-workshop https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-24-the-real-harlem-shake-workshop <p><em>Wednesday, April 24, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p class="MsoPlainText">Can you do the REAL Harlem Shake?</p> <p class="MsoPlainText">Harlem Shake Performance/Demonstration and Workshop! </p> <p class="MsoPlainText"><strong>Wednesday, April 24th</strong>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoPlainText"><strong><em>3-5:00pm, Celeste Theater, Cornerstone Arts Center</em></strong></p> <p class="MsoPlainText">A dance scholarship and cultural studies perspective of the real "Harlem&nbsp;Shake".</p> <p class="MsoPlainText"><strong>Faculty Panelists:</strong> <strong><em>Dr. Heidi Lewis, Assistant Professor, Feminist and Gender&nbsp;</em></strong><strong><em>Studies; Visiting Dance Scholar, Dr. Takiyah Nur Amin, Assistant Professor of&nbsp;</em></strong><strong><em>World Dance, UNCC-Charlotte.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p class="MsoPlainText"><strong>Featuring "Harlem Shake" Dancers from New York:</strong></p> <p class="MsoPlainText"><strong><em>Michael Forde: "EsXence; ZuluSteel"</em></strong></p> <p class="MsoPlainText"><strong><em>Peter Arizmendi: "Bam - The Liquid Robot" </em></strong></p> <p class="MsoPlainText"><strong><em>Jennifer Acosta: "Beasty"</em></strong></p> <p class="MsoPlainText"><strong><em></em></strong><strong><em>Victor Alicea: "Kid Glyde"</em></strong></p> <p class="MsoPlainText">&nbsp;</p> Tiger Jazz Ensemble Concert Mon, 18 Mar 2013 15:56:10 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-24-tiger-jazz-ensemble-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-24-tiger-jazz-ensemble-concert <p><em>Wednesday, April 24, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>The Tiger Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Tom Taylor, will present &ldquo;Ain&rsquo;t Superstitious,&rdquo; as a balm for jittery nerves in 2013. Also look for the 13-note melody in Chick Corea&rsquo;s &ldquo;Crystal Silence&rdquo; and a roof-raising version of Stevie Wonder&rsquo;s &ldquo;Superstition."</p> "Doubting and Dreaming: Native American Women Write about the West" Wed, 20 Mar 2013 12:04:12 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-doubting-and-dreaming-native-american-women-write-about-the-west https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-doubting-and-dreaming-native-american-women-write-about-the-west <p><em>Thursday, April 25, 2013 11:30 AM</em></p><p>Janice Gould, associate professor of Women&rsquo;s and Ethnic Studies at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, will discuss the poetry of Native American women writers, including Joy Harjo, Luci Tapahonso, Ofelia Zepeda, Gail Tremblay, and herself.&nbsp; She will focus on the ways in which American Indian women poets narrate and inscribe western landscape and history. This is a joint Aficionados/Woman&rsquo;s Educational Society lecture. Cost to attend is $17 (includes buffet lunch). For more information on the lecture or to make a reservation, please call 389-6334 or email swshulbert@coloradocollege.edu.</p> Economic Explorations: The Second Annual Research Symposium Tue, 23 Apr 2013 16:24:12 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-economic-explorations-the-second-annual-research-symposium https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-economic-explorations-the-second-annual-research-symposium <p><em>Thursday, April 25, 2013 12:30 PM</em></p><p>Live-streamed from the Celeste Theater:</p> <ul> <li>1:15 p.m.&nbsp; Sylvie Scowcroft:&nbsp; &ldquo;The importance of being Steve: An econometric analysis of the contribution of patents by Steve Jobs to changes in Apple&rsquo;s market valuation&rdquo;</li> <li>1:35.&nbsp; Ellen Scully.&nbsp; &ldquo;What makes a company great to work for and who leads those companies?&rdquo;</li> <li>1:55. Anthony Hyatt.&nbsp; &ldquo;Do movies age like a fine wine or get lost on dusty shelves?&nbsp; A study of Netflix user ratings.&rdquo;</li> <li>2:20 p.m. Hadley Bergh: &ldquo;A question of reputation:&nbsp; influence of Groupon deals on Yelp ratings.&rdquo;</li> <li>2:40 p.m. Bryce Daniels.&nbsp; &ldquo;Drilling for innovation:&nbsp; examining induced innovation in the oil and gas industry.&rdquo;</li> <li>3 p.m.&nbsp; Rafael A. Arenas.&nbsp; &ldquo;The value of social networks on innovation.&rdquo;</li> <li>3:20 p.m. Dan Johnson. &nbsp;&ldquo;Bidding for Classes: Course Allocation using the Colorado College Auction System&rdquo;</li> </ul> <p>For the complete schedule of presentations, download the program.</p> "The Cove" film screening and lecture by director Louie Psihoyos Wed, 03 Apr 2013 22:32:26 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-the-cove-film-screening-and-lecture-by-director-louie-psihoyos https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-the-cove-film-screening-and-lecture-by-director-louie-psihoyos <p><em>Thursday, April 25, 2013 5:30 PM</em></p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal">The Colorado College PeaceJam student organization proudly presents <em >The Cove</em> film screening and lecture with director Louie Psihoyos on Thursday, April 25<sup>th</sup> from 5:30-8:00 p.m. in CC&rsquo;s Armstrong Theatre, 14 E. Cache La Poudre Street. <em >The Cove</em> is an Academy Award-winning documentary about illegal dolphin poaching in Taijii, Japan. The film&rsquo;s director, Louie Psihoyos, is a world renowned film-maker, photographer, and activist. He is also the executive director of the Colorado-based nonprofit Oceanic Preservation Society. For more information, visit the event facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/465353896868605/<br /></p> Meet My Country : Japan Tue, 23 Apr 2013 17:58:19 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-meet-my-country-japan https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-meet-my-country-japan <p><em>Thursday, April 25, 2013 5:55 PM</em></p><p>CC's very own Japanese students Yukiya Numano (excange from Waseda University) &amp; Masaakazu Iwasaki '15 will be presenting about their lovely country Japan. Come find out fun facts and other things you will not find on google or taveller's guide.</p> An Evening of Elegant Chamber Music Mon, 18 Mar 2013 16:01:44 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-an-evening-of-elegant-chamber-music https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-an-evening-of-elegant-chamber-music <p><em>Thursday, April 25, 2013 6:00 PM</em></p><p>The Colorado College Summer Music Festival presents the third concert in its Intermezzo Season. Festival faculty artists perform music of Mozart, Beethoven, and Brahms. Scott Yoo, festival orchestra conductor, violin; Toby Appel, viola; Michael Thornton, horn, and Susan Grace, piano perform in this benefit concert. Full repertoire information at <a href="http://www.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival/intermezzo-season">www.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival/intermezzo-season</a>.</p> "Return" film screening Mon, 15 Apr 2013 17:56:06 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-return-film-screening https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-25-return-film-screening <p><em>Thursday, April 25, 2013 6:00 PM</em></p><p class="MsoPlainText">After escaping from Nazi Germany on the eve of WWII, Colorado College professor Fred Sondermann returned to his homeland in 1969. This thoughtful first person narrative based on Dr. Sondermann's memoirs from that time, takes the viewer along on the journey. Fred Sondermann walks the viewer through the experience of the return, contemplating victimization, the nature of blame, the appropriate issuance of forgiveness and the determination to move forward unburdened by ghosts of the past.&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoPlainText">Light snacks will be served.</p> <p class="MsoPlainText">More information:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.aptonline.org/catalog.nsf/vLinkTitle/RETURN">http://www.aptonline.org/catalog.nsf/vLinkTitle/RETURN</a></p> CC Choir Concert Mon, 18 Mar 2013 16:03:08 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-26-cc-choir-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-26-cc-choir-concert <p><em>Friday, April 26, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>The Colorado College Choir, under the direction of Deborah Jenkins Teske, will present Mozart&rsquo;s &ldquo;Grand Mass in C Minor.&rdquo;&nbsp;Scored for double choir, full orchestra, and four soloists, this magnificent work is considered by many to be Mozart&rsquo;s greatest achievement in choral music. The performance will feature soloists Judeth Shay Burns (CC music department faculty), Amy Mushall, Brian Harris, and Jim Sena.</p> CC Women's Lacrosse Tue, 16 Apr 2013 09:51:21 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-27-cc-women-s-lacrosse https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-04-27-cc-women-s-lacrosse <p><em>Saturday, April 27, 2013 11:00 AM</em></p><p>CC women's lacrosse vs University of Dallas, on&nbsp;Stewart Field</p>