Colorado College Events Colorado College Events Physics Spring Picnic Wed, 03 Apr 2013 13:21:13 MDT <p><em>Wednesday, April 24, 2013 12:00 PM</em></p><p>Time to celebrate one more year of exciting physics at Colorado College! All physics majors are invited to attend this free event. There will be garden burgers, hamburgers, hot dogs, donuts and more! Please come by and enjoy the company of your fellow majors and play some Bocci ball in the sunshine!</p> Living Learning Community Program Celebration Mon, 25 Mar 2013 10:56:52 MDT <p><em>Wednesday, April 24, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and desserts as you learn about our four unique community in Mathias Hall. &nbsp;Students from the arts for social change, global living, spirit of non-violence and local living communities will present on their experiences. &nbsp;Please email to RSVP.</p> The REAL "Harlem Shake" Workshop! Mon, 08 Apr 2013 10:38:50 MDT <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> Kaffeeklatsch Mon, 22 Apr 2013 14:14:18 MDT <p><em>Wednesday, April 24, 2013 3:30 PM</em></p><p>Join us for Kaffeeklatsch this Wednesday, at 3:30pm at the German house!</p> <p>Listen to CC students Michaela Kobsa-Mark and Christine Odegi talk about German fairytales and their importance to the heritage and education of German culture!</p> <p>Free coffee and home baked goods!</p> Tiger Jazz Ensemble Concert Mon, 18 Mar 2013 15:56:10 MDT <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 <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</p> Economic Explorations: The Second Annual Research Symposium Tue, 23 Apr 2013 16:24:12 MDT <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> SERIES OF SKÁRMETA NOVEL’S FILMS: Ardiente paciencia Tue, 23 Apr 2013 10:03:21 MDT <p><em>Thursday, April 25, 2013 3:30 PM</em></p><p>SERIES OF SKÁRMETA NOVEL&rsquo;S FILMS</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>"Ardiente paciencia" (1983, Antonio Sk&aacute;rmeta) 80 minutes.</p> <p>Thursday, 25th of May, 3:30-5pm, at Max Kade Theatre, in Spanish with English subtitles</p> "The Cove" film screening and lecture by director Louie Psihoyos Wed, 03 Apr 2013 22:32:26 MDT <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:<br /></p> Meet My Country : Japan Tue, 23 Apr 2013 17:58:19 MDT <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>