Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events Baccalaureate Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:08:01 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-05-19-15-baccalaureate https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-05-19-15-baccalaureate <p><em>Sunday, May 19, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>At Colorado College's Baccalaureate service, this year's speaker will be Professor Carol Neel who began teaching at Colorado College in 1980. As one of the students who nominated Carol wrote, &ldquo;There is no other faculty member that I believe better represents the spirit of Colorado College than Professor Carol Neel. I have taken a class with her every year I've been at CC and she has shaped me not only as a student, but also helped me grow into the person I am today."</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Commencement 2013 Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:30:08 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-05-20-commencement-2013 https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-05-20-commencement-2013 <p><em>Monday, May 20, 2013 8:30 AM</em></p><p>At Colorado College Commencement, this year's speaker is Marian Wright Edelman. In addition to being the recipient of a Colorado College honorary degree in 1999, Edelman completed her undergraduate degree at Spelman College and went on to graduate from Yale Law School in 1963. Originally from Bennettsville, S.C., Edelman began practicing law in 1964 when she became the first African-American woman to be admitted to the Mississippi Bar. Before moving to Washington, D.C., in 1968 to serve as counsel for the Poor People's Campaign that Martin Luther King, Jr. began organizing before his death, Edelman directed the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund office in Jackson, Miss.</p> <p>This year's senior class speaker is John Samuel Brody, of Columbus, Ohio. Brody is graduating with a bachelor of arts in economics. In his time at Colorado College, he participated in various on-campus groups, including the student government, captain of the club baseball team, and designing line of clothing for the annual fashion show. Brody is recognized around CC for the apparel business he began during his sophomore year.</p> <p><strong>More information about commencement activities can be found at: <a href="http://www.coloradocollege.edu/commencement/">www.coloradocollege.edu/commencement</a>.&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><strong></strong>Share your commencement tweets and photos with the community using <strong>#ColoradoCollege2013</strong>.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> FunQuest: 2013 Summer Day Camp Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:02:41 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-03-funquest-2013-summer-day-camp https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-03-funquest-2013-summer-day-camp <p><em>Monday, June 3, 2013 7:30 AM</em></p><p>FunQuest is a summer day camp on the Colorado College campus for children ages 6-12/grades 1-6.&nbsp;The 2013 camp is Monday-Friday, June 3 -August 2, 2013, 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. There are nine weekly sessions.The CC rate is&nbsp;$180/week; non-CC rate is&nbsp;$200/week. There is a&nbsp;$60 registration fee. See the website for discounts.&nbsp;Includes meals, field trips, activities, and pool. Space is limited, so call 389-7217 for more info, or email cwarfield@coloradocollege.edu. Download registration form at: <a href="http://www.coloradocollege.edu/offices/childrenscenter/fun-quest-summer-day-camp/">http://www.coloradocollege.edu/offices/childrenscenter/fun-quest-summer-day-camp/</a></p> Summer Music Festival Artist Concert Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:30:06 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-06-summer-music-festival-artist-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-06-summer-music-festival-artist-concert <p><em>Thursday, June 6, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>The first Festival Artist Concert of the 29th annual Summer Music Festival features music by Elgar, Schumann, Mozart, and Brahms.&nbsp;Music Professor Michael Grace will give a free pre-concert lecture at 6:15 p.m. in Room 9 of Packard Hall.&nbsp;Find the full Summer Music Festival concert schedule on the festival website at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival">www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival</a></p> First Friday at IDEA Space and GOCA 121 Wed, 15 May 2013 16:36:42 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-07-first-friday-at-idea-space-and-goca-121 https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-07-first-friday-at-idea-space-and-goca-121 <p><em>Friday, June 7, 2013 5:15 PM</em></p><p></p> <p>Enjoy free art, music, poetry, food and fun on Friday, June 7, from 5:15 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at UCCS&rsquo;s GOCA 121 and IDEA at Colorado College. Begin the First Friday adventure at IDEA Space from 5:15 &ndash; 6:30 p.m. with the exhibition <em >A Place Apart: Colorado and the American West</em>, <em >Photographs by Robert Adams</em>. At 5:30 p.m., curator Jessica Hunter-Larsen will give a brief introduction to the exhibition, followed by a poetry reading by acclaimed poet and Colorado College professor of English, Jane Hilberry. A performance in the gallery by musicians featured in the Colorado College Summer Music Festival will conclude the program. Then head downtown to GOCA121 next for an artist talk with Bill Starr at 7:00 pm, followed by a free concert by Colorado Springs-based musician Alex Koshak. Koshak will perform as part of GOCA and COPPeR&rsquo;s joint &ldquo;Free First Fridays&rdquo; concert series with his newest project <em >Charioteer </em>from 7:30 &ndash; 9:00 p.m.&nbsp; <br /> <strong><br /> <br /> </strong></p> Summer Music Festival Artist Concert Mon, 03 Jun 2013 15:39:37 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-09-summer-music-festival-artist-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-09-summer-music-festival-artist-concert <p><em>Sunday, June 9, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>The second Festival Artist Concert of the 29th annual Summer Music Festival features music by Purcell, Schubert, Beethoven, Ewazen, and Schoenberg.&nbsp;Find the full Summer Music Festival concert schedule on the&nbsp;festival website at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival">www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Music at Midday Wed, 15 May 2013 11:00:25 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-10-music-at-midday https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-10-music-at-midday <p><em>Monday, June 10, 2013 12:00 PM</em></p><p>Advanced music students perform their favorite works and composers.&nbsp;Find the full Summer Music Festival concert schedule on the&nbsp;festival website at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival">www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Community Piano Master Class Wed, 15 May 2013 11:01:46 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-10-community-piano-master-class https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-10-community-piano-master-class <p><em>Monday, June 10, 2013 1:30 PM</em></p><p>The Summer Music Festival faculty will teach the festival students in an open master class. Community members are welcome to attend.&nbsp;Find the full Summer Music Festival concert schedule on the&nbsp;festival website at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival">www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Summer Music Festival Orchestra Concert Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:30:04 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-11-summer-music-festival-orchestra-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-11-summer-music-festival-orchestra-concert <p><em>Tuesday, June 11, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>The second Festival Orchestra Concert of the 29th annual Summer Music Festival features music by Stravinsky, Mozart, and Rossini.&nbsp;Music professor Michael Grace will give a free pre-concert lecture at 6:15 p.m. in the screening room at Cornerstone Arts Center.&nbsp;Find the full Summer Music Festival concert schedule on the&nbsp;festival website at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival">www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival</a></p> Music at Midday Wed, 15 May 2013 11:05:11 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-12-music-at-midday https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-06-12-music-at-midday <p><em>Wednesday, June 12, 2013 12:00 PM</em></p><p>Advanced music students perform their favorite works and composers.&nbsp;Find the full Summer Music Festival concert schedule on the&nbsp;festival website at&nbsp;<a href="http://www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival">www.artsfestival.coloradocollege.edu/musicfestival</a></p>