Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events Design Matters: Why? Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:17:04 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-28-11-design-matters-why https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-28-11-design-matters-why <p><em>Monday, October 28, 2013 11:15 AM</em></p><p>Design&nbsp; requires&nbsp; a&nbsp; liberal&nbsp; arts&nbsp; attitude.&nbsp; It&nbsp; encourages&nbsp; interdisciplinary&nbsp; study,&nbsp; student&nbsp; ownership,&nbsp; a&nbsp; sense&nbsp; of&nbsp; place,&nbsp; trust,&nbsp; loyalty,&nbsp; discovery,&nbsp; adventure,&nbsp; sustainability,&nbsp; and&nbsp; life&nbsp; long&nbsp; learning.&nbsp; By&nbsp; showing&nbsp; the&nbsp; CC&nbsp; population&nbsp; that&nbsp; simply&nbsp; asking&nbsp; &ldquo;why?&rdquo;&nbsp; makes&nbsp; you&nbsp; a&nbsp; designer,&nbsp; we&nbsp; create&nbsp; opportunities&nbsp; for&nbsp; critical&nbsp; change&nbsp; in&nbsp; all&nbsp; aspects&nbsp; of&nbsp; the&nbsp; college&nbsp; experience, particularly now as implementation of the new Strategic Plan begins.</p> <p>Carl Reed, Jessica Hunter-Larsen, Garrett Benisch present Block 3's First Monday on Integrative Design--an absolutely vital consideration as we launch the new strategic plan!</p> Food for Thought: A Global Perspective Tue, 15 Oct 2013 11:36:00 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-28-food-for-thought-a-global-perspective https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-28-food-for-thought-a-global-perspective <p><em>Monday, October 28, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>Come join us for a lecture and question and answer session with a special guest. He will be discussing food security on a global scale and the work that he is doing in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He has 33 years of experience working in a number of different positions surrounding food and food security globally.&nbsp;</p> Gods & Monsters: Moster Film Mash(UP) Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:54:42 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-29-gods-monsters-moster-film-mash-up https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-29-gods-monsters-moster-film-mash-up <p><em>Tuesday, October 29, 2013 4:30 PM</em></p><img class="img" title="Description" src="https://fbstatic-a.akamaihd.net/rsrc.php/v2/yT/r/K6_TY47YS3x.png" alt="" width="16" height="16" /> <br /> <br /> Tuesday, October 29, 4:30: Monster Mash(Up), Cornerstone Art Center Film Screening Room, <br /> Free and open to the public<br /> <br /> A distinguished panel representing six local arts and educational organizations will present and discuss clips from films that feature gods, monsters, or blur the lines between the two. Film selections range from popular blockbusters to indie gems.<br /> <br /> Gods &amp; Monsters: Monster Film Mash-up is part of Cross-Creations: Gods &amp; Monsters, a community-wide cultural event. Each of the six participating organizations has invited one of their own to select and discuss a clip from a film. <br /> <br /> <br /> PRESENTERS ARE: <br /> Christopher Bell: Assistant Professor of Communication <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/UCCS/243117181362?directed_target_id=0" data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=243117181362&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D">UCCS</a><br /> <br /> Laura Ben-Amots: Director, Pikes Peak Community College Studio Art Gallery <a href="https://www.facebook.com/PPCCedu?directed_target_id=0" data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=50227242991&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D">Pikes Peak Community College</a> Art Gallery<br /> <br /> Michael Howell: Collections Manager &amp; Registrar, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/CSFineArtsCenter?directed_target_id=0" data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=44296574641&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D">Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center</a><br /> <br /> Natalie Johnson: Executive Director, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/BAC513?directed_target_id=0" data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=395219374918&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D">Business of Art Center</a><br /> <br /> Tomi-Ann Roberts: Professor Psychology, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/coloradocollege?directed_target_id=0" data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=11037123690&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D">Colorado College</a><br /> <br /> Kat Tudor: Creative Director, Smokebrush and Don Goede Executive Director, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Smokebrush-Foundation/80627680098?directed_target_id=0" data-hovercard="/ajax/hovercard/page.php?id=80627680098&amp;extragetparams=%7B%22directed_target_id%22%3A0%7D">Smokebrush Foundation</a> "Monster Mash(Up)" Tue, 17 Sep 2013 14:33:54 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-29-monster-mash-up https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-29-monster-mash-up <p><em>Tuesday, October 29, 2013 4:30 PM</em></p><p class="intro">In "Monster Mash(Up)," a&nbsp;distinguished panel, comprising members from higher education, the arts, and local media, will present and discuss clips from films that feature gods or monsters, or blur the lines between the two.</p> <p class="intro" >&nbsp;</p> Visiting Distinguished Composers Concert Tue, 29 Oct 2013 18:04:52 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-29-visiting-distinguished-composers-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-29-visiting-distinguished-composers-concert <p><em>Tuesday, October 29, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>The works of composers Jennifer Barker and Sharon Farber will be featured, performed by Colorado College music faculty and students, and other talented local and national musicians.</p> <p>The October 29 concert includes pieces composed by Jan Jiracek and Fred Lerdahl. Susan Grace and Steven Beck, the&nbsp;<em>Quattro Mani&nbsp;</em>piano duo, will perform, along with CC music faculty Daniel Brink,&nbsp;<em>piano</em>; Judeth Shay Burns,&nbsp;<em>soprano</em>; Ekaterina Dobrotvorskaia,&nbsp;<em>viola</em>; Jerilyn Jorgensen,&nbsp;<em>violin</em>; Katharine Knight,&nbsp;<em>cello</em>; and Daryll Stevens,&nbsp;<em>clarinet</em>.</p> <p>Many of these musicians will perform again at the October 30 concert, joined by Veronika Afanassieva,&nbsp;<em>violin</em>; Monica Ding,&nbsp;<em>oboe</em>; Karina Garibova,&nbsp;<em>violin</em>; Colin McAllister,&nbsp;<em>guitar</em>; Paul Nagem,&nbsp;<em>flute</em>; Matthew Sheffelman,&nbsp;<em>french horn</em>; Alejandro Vieira,&nbsp;<em>bassoon</em>. CC music students Robin Hinson,&nbsp;<em>soprano</em>; Rebecca Lehman,&nbsp;<em>soprano</em>; Eliza Lovett,&nbsp;<em>alto</em>; and Raquel Vasquez,&nbsp;<em>alto.</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Food for Thought: A Community Conversation Sun, 20 Oct 2013 21:58:55 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-30-food-for-thought-a-community-conversation https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-30-food-for-thought-a-community-conversation <p><em>Wednesday, October 30, 2013 6:00 PM</em></p><p class="p1">In Honor of Food Day, join a panel of community members as they discuss food security and food sustainability through a local lens. The panel will feature special guests from organizations such as Seeds Community Cafe, Bon Appetit, Boulder Food Rescue, and Ranch Foods Direct. Wednesday, October 30th, at 6:00p.m. in the Cornerstone Arts Center (Celeste Theater).</p> <p class="p2">Join us after the panel in the Cornerstone main space for a reception with&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p class="p1">FREE FOOD and the CC Bluegrass Ensemble! Local organizations will be present to share opportunities on how to get involved.&nbsp;</p> Visiting Distinguished Composers Concert Mon, 23 Sep 2013 16:33:01 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-30-visiting-distinguished-composers-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-30-visiting-distinguished-composers-concert <p><em>Wednesday, October 30, 2013 7:30 PM</em></p><p>The works of composers Jennifer Barker and Sharon Farber will be featured, performed by Colorado College music faculty and students, and other talented local and national musicians.</p> <p>The October 29 concert includes pieces composed by Jan Jiracek and Fred Lerdahl. Susan Grace and Steven Beck, the&nbsp;<em>Quattro Mani&nbsp;</em>piano duo, will perform, along with CC music faculty Daniel Brink,&nbsp;<em>piano</em>; Judeth Shay Burns,&nbsp;<em>soprano</em>; Ekaterina Dobrotvorskaia,&nbsp;<em>viola</em>; Jerilyn Jorgensen,&nbsp;<em>violin</em>; Katharine Knight,&nbsp;<em>cello</em>; and Daryll Stevens,&nbsp;<em>clarinet</em>.</p> <p>Many of these musicians will perform again at the October 30 concert, joined by Veronika Afanassieva,&nbsp;<em>violin</em>; Monica Ding,&nbsp;<em>oboe</em>; Karina Garibova,&nbsp;<em>violin</em>; Colin McAllister,&nbsp;<em>guitar</em>; Paul Nagem,&nbsp;<em>flute</em>; Matthew Sheffelman,&nbsp;<em>french horn</em>; Alejandro Vieira,&nbsp;<em>bassoon</em>. CC music students Robin Hinson,&nbsp;<em>soprano</em>; Rebecca Lehman,&nbsp;<em>soprano</em>; Eliza Lovett,&nbsp;<em>alto</em>; and Raquel Vasquez,&nbsp;<em>alto.</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> XRF, Lithic Technology, and the Southwest Archaeological Obsidian Project: Rewriting Preclassic Hohokam Prehistory Thu, 17 Oct 2013 15:10:09 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/stevenshackley https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/stevenshackley <p><em>Thursday, October 31, 2013 1:30 PM</em></p><p>Lecture by Professor Emeritus&nbsp;Steven Shackley of Berkeley University.</p> CC Women's Soccer Tue, 17 Sep 2013 14:39:04 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-31-cc-women-s-soccer https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-10-31-cc-women-s-soccer <p><em>Thursday, October 31, 2013 3:00 PM</em></p><p>CC Women's Soccer vs. Southern Mississippi University, 3 p.m.</p> Lunch Beat: Colorado College Fri, 18 Oct 2013 10:52:13 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-11-01-lunch-beat-colorado-college https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2013-11-01-lunch-beat-colorado-college <p><em>Friday, November 1, 2013 12:15 PM</em></p><p class="intro">Step away from the computer and spend lunch hour dancing. See how much happier the rest of the day can be.&nbsp;A $5&nbsp;donation will be gratefully accepted. Lunch is provided. Encore appearances of yesterday&rsquo;s costumes are optional.</p> <p class="intro" >&nbsp;</p>