Earlham College Events The latest events from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2016, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/ Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT SunSplash 2016 featuring Smash Mouth ( Sat, Sep 10, 2016 ) Earlham celebrates the beginning of a new academic year with an outdoor splash in the sun. The Sunsplash Festival includes delicious food, fun outdoor activities, face painting, henna tattoos and unique vendors. Popular rock band Smash Mouth headlines the event. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42618&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42618&r=14437 Washington D.C. Alumni Tailgate Party ( Sat, Sep 10, 2016 ) http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42667&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42667&r=14437 Artist and Lecture Series: Capitol Steps ( Wed, Sep 21, 2016 ) The award winning comedy group Capitol Steps began as a group of Senate staffers who set out to satirize the very people and places that employed them. The traveling group digs into the headlines of the day, and creates song parodies and skits which convey a special brand of political humor. 
This performance will focus on the upcoming 2016 Presidential Election. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42621&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42621&r=14437 NYC Earlhamite Reception with Hult Prize Finalists ( Wed, Sep 21, 2016 ) Celebrate Earlhamite team "Magic Bus!" Save the date for an Earlham alumni reception to honor a team of Earlham students and recent graduates in New York for the Hult Prize finals. Gather together to celebrate their accomplishments and enjoy the company of area Earlhamites. Wednesday, September 21, 2016 7:00-9:00 p.m. The 3 West Club 3 West 51st Street New York, NY 10019 Registration details will be shared soon. Team "Magic Bus" – Iman Cooper `15, Sonia Kabra `16, Leslie Ossete `16, and Wyclife Omondi `17 – is one of six remaining teams competing for the Hult Prize, awarded by the Clinton Global Initiative. More than 25,000 applied to compete from over 500 colleges and universities in over 150 countries. Click here to learn more about their project, and read the feature story on team "Magic Bus" in the Summer 2016 issue of Earlhamite magazine. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42831&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42831&r=14437 NYC Young Alumni Gathering in Harlem ( Thu, Sep 22, 2016 ) Celebrate the end of summer with your NYC Earlhamite friends! Young alumni from the classes of 2004-2016 are invited to a happy hour at the Harlem Tavern. The College will cover the costs of a variety of appetizers and your first round — so come ready to eat, drink and be merry with local alumni. Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Harlem Tavern 2153 Frederick Douglass Blvd. (Eighth Ave) New York, NY 10026 Call up your Earlham friends and bring them along. Please register your attendance by Monday, September 19, 2016, so we know the size of the crowd; the last young alumni event in NYC surpassed 40 attendees! http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42529&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42529&r=14437 Inspired by Nature: Solving Problems Using Biology ( Sat, Sep 24, 2016 ) What we learn from animals and plants can be applied to solve society’s greatest challenges in healthcare, energy, agriculture and the environment. Learn about inventions created using biological parts and insights. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42882&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42882&r=14437 Chicago Earlhamite Tour of KOVAL Distillery ( Mon, Sep 26, 2016 ) http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42929&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42929&r=14437 2016 Graduate School and Fellowship Fair ( Tue, Sep 27, 2016 ) Representatives from graduate schools and fellowships around the country are invited to Earlham College to share information about their programs. Students and community members are invited to attend and learn about these great opportunities. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42884&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42884&r=14437 Philadelphia Earlham Alumni Social ( Tue, Sep 27, 2016 ) September 27, 2016 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. Home of Ken Hellendall ’77 and Nancy Hellendall 7407 Mountain Avenue Elkins Park, PA 19027 Join President David Dawson for hors d’oeuvres at an Earlhamite social. Registration is required by September 20, 2016, at earlham.edu/alumnievents. Price is $25 per person. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42932&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42932&r=14437 Convocation: Drew Ramsey ’96 ( Wed, Oct 5, 2016 ) As a part of his limited Fall residency, Earlham graduate Drew Ramsey returns to campus to celebrate National Kale Day (which he co-created) and discuss food and brain health through his books Eat Complete, The Happiness Diet, and 50 Shades of Kale. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42885&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42885&r=14437 Alumni Connections Social ( Thu, Oct 13, 2016 ) Network with alumni. Make connections. You’re not the first Earlhamite to ask, “What am I going to do after graduation?”. If you are wondering what’s next, come meet Earlham alumni and ask them yourself! Alumni Connections Social Thursday, October 13, 2016 6:30-8:30 p.m. May Crossen Student Commons, Runyan Center Join us for the Alumni Connections Social — an event for juniors and seniors to meet alumni and practice networking among a group of Earlhamites with a wide variety of Earlham majors and career fields. Student registration will open soon. Alumni can register online now to participate. Student registrants will receive preparatory materials about the alumni in attendance. Business casual dress is appropriate. Questions? Email bleveel@earlham.edu. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42948&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42948&r=14437 Earlham Artist and Lecture Series Presents: Naturally 7 ( Sat, Oct 15, 2016 ) As part of Homecoming Weekend, Naturally 7 performs with their distinct a cappella style. More than just your average singing group, this seven-man crew has perfected an intriguing style they call “Vocal Play” — singing as instruments. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42888&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42888&r=14437 Any Year Reunion Dinner ( Sat, Oct 15, 2016 ) http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42933&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42933&r=14437 Department of Theatre Arts Presents: Facing Our Truth ( Fri, Oct 21, 2016 ) Commissioned to promote thoughtful dialogue after the George Zimmerman verdict, Facing Our Truth: 10 Minute Plays on Trayvon, Race, and Privilege is an anthology of six stories by Latino, white, Middle Eastern, Asian-American and black writers. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42890&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42890&r=14437 Convocation: bell hooks ( Wed, Nov 2, 2016 ) An acclaimed intellectual, feminist theorist, cultural critic, artist, writer and the founder of the bell hooks Institute, bell hooks has authored over three dozen books including Earlham’s first-year summer common reading book for 2016, Belonging: A Culture of Place. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42892&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42892&r=14437 Earlham Artist and Lecture Series Presents: Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra — The Roaring 20s ( Fri, Nov 4, 2016 ) As part of Earlham College Family Weekend join the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra for an evening of music and fun! The Roaring 20s concert features conductor and Richmond native maestro Matthew Kraemer and flute soloist Mimi Stillman performing the Nielsen Flute Concerto. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42895&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42895&r=14437 Department of Theatre Arts Presents: I and You ( Thu, Nov 10, 2016 ) I and You is an ode to youth, life, love, and the strange beauty of human connectedness. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42897&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42897&r=14437 JazzCussion 2016 ( Sat, Nov 12, 2016 ) Come ready to dance the night away as Earlham’s percussion and jazz programs join forces for an evening of beautiful Brazilian music sucy as Samba, Bossa Nova, music of Candomblé, Maracatu and Samba-Reggae. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42899&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42899&r=14437 Chamber Music Concert ( Sun, Nov 13, 2016 ) A delightful Sunday afternoon tradition, this recital features Earlham’s chamber musicians. Hear various configurations of brass, strings and woodwinds as well as student soloists. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42901&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42901&r=14437 Ritual Gamelan Music from Java ( Fri, Dec 2, 2016 ) The island of Java may be the only place in the world where instrumental music is regularly performed on the grounds of a mosque and Earlham may be one of the only places outside of Java with the special instruments to perform this 16th-century tradition called gamelan sekatèn. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42905&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42905&r=14437 Earlham Symphony Orchestra in Concert ( Sat, Dec 3, 2016 ) The Earlham Symphony Orchestra presents its fall concert including a varied program of contemporary and traditional works. The concert also features the premiere of a work for electronics and orchestra. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42908&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42908&r=14437 Gospel Revelations Fall Concert ( Sun, Dec 4, 2016 ) Gospel Revelations performs traditional and contemporary African-American music, both a cappella and accompanied. Featuring high-energy, soulful gospel tunes, the concert is a great way to end the weekend. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42910&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42910&r=14437 Fall Choral Concert ( Mon, Dec 5, 2016 ) Earlham’s annual fall celebration of choral music features composers from around the world. The concert includes performances by Earlham’s Concert Choir, Women’s Chorus and Madrigal Singers. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42912&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42912&r=14437 Freshly Brewed and Earlham A Cappella Groups ( Wed, Dec 7, 2016 ) Freshly Brewed is the premier women’s a cappella ensemble from Butler University. Established in 2006, they arrange and cover everything from Miley Cyrus to Van Morrison. Freshly Brewed joins the Earlham A Capella groups for the traditional end of semester Convopella concert. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42902&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42902&r=14437 Christmas Candlelight Service ( Mon, Dec 12, 2016 ) Earlham’s Christmas Candlelight Service is a beautiful combination of scripture readings, congregational carols and Concert Choir selections. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42914&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=42914&r=14437