Earlham College Events The latest events from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2014, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/ Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Leeds Gallery: “Touching the Earth” ( Mon, Aug 18, 2014 – Fri, Sep 19, 2014 ) Located in Runyan Center; free and open to the public. Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday – Sunday, 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21519&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21519&r=14437 Opening Convocation: “Americanah” ( Wed, Aug 27, 2014 ) Earlham begins its academic year with a reflection on the summer reading for new students, "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=20734&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=20734&r=14437 Artist and Lecture Series Presents: “Erik Rivera” ( Fri, Sep 5, 2014 ) One of the most requested comedians on both coasts and everywhere in between, Rivera is a rising star in the entertainment industry. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21490&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21490&r=14437 Solo Piano Recital: "Findlay Cockrell" ( Sun, Sep 7, 2014 ) Visiting artist Findlay Cockrell gives a solo piano recital to inaugurate Earlham's new Lingle Hall and Steinway concert grand piano. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21491&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21491&r=14437 Convocation: "Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie” ( Wed, Sep 10, 2014 ) Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s most recent novel "Americanah" has been awarded the National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction and named one of The New York Times Ten Best Books of the Year. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=20746&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=20746&r=14437 Artist and Lecture Series Presents: “The Jeff Hamilton Trio” ( Fri, Sep 12, 2014 ) The internationally known Jeff Hamilton Trio with pianist Tamir Hendelman and bassist Christoph Luty is considered to be one of the best swingin’ small group jazz bands within the idiom. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21492&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21492&r=14437 Sunsplash 2014: “Mary Lambert” ( Sat, Sep 13, 2014 ) Mary Lambert is an up-an-coming singer/songwriter, spoken word artist and gay rights activist http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21493&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21493&r=14437 Japanese Studies Presents: “HAFU:ハーフ” ( Sat, Sep 20, 2014 ) Hafu means someone of half Japanese and half other descent. The film documents the daily lives and experiences of five Hafu who have either lived most of their lives in Japan or are visiting for the first time in an effort to learn more about their Japanese heritage. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21498&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21498&r=14437 Leeds Gallery: "Bloom/Sprawl" ( Mon, Sep 22, 2014 – Fri, Oct 24, 2014 ) Located in Runyan Center; free and open to the public. Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday – Sunday, 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21520&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21520&r=14437 Senegal St. Joseph Gospel Choir ( Tue, Sep 23, 2014 ) Direct from Dakar, the Senegal St. Joseph Gospel Choir was founded in 1950 by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization’s Ambassador Artist for Peace, Mr. Julien Jouga (1931-2001). http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21549&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21549&r=14437 Convocation: “Anna Deavere Smith” ( Wed, Oct 1, 2014 ) American actress, playwright and professor Anna Deavere Smith speaks on the importance of the Arts on the human condition. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21499&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21499&r=14437 Artist and Lecture Series Presents: “Armonia Celeste" ( Fri, Oct 10, 2014 ) Armonia Celeste (Italian for “heavenly harmony”) brings the music of the Italian Renaissance and Baroque eras vividly to life for audiences across America with their performance entitled The Rebel Queen: Music from Christina’s Swedish Court in Rome. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21501&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21501&r=14437 Convocation: “Bob Moses” ( Wed, Oct 22, 2014 ) Bob Moses is an American educator and civil rights activist, known for his work as a leader of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee on voter education and registration in Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21502&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21502&r=14437 Gospel Revelations 50th Anniversary Concert ( Fri, Oct 24, 2014 ) While the campus celebrates Homecoming and Reunion weekend, the Gospel Revelations add to the festivities by performing in celebration of the group’s 50th anniversary. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21503&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21503&r=14437 Leeds Gallery: "Enduring Desires of the Fleeting Moment " ( Mon, Oct 27, 2014 – Fri, Nov 21, 2014 ) Located in Runyan Center; free and open to the public. Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday – Sunday, 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21521&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21521&r=14437 Theatre Department Presents: “The Laramie Project” ( Fri, Oct 31, 2014 ) In 1998 Matthew Shepard, a gay college student, was found severely beaten and tied to a fence on the outskirts of Laramie, Wyoming. As news of his death focused world attention on hate crime legislation, members of the Tectonic Theatre Project traveled to Laramie in an attempt to understand. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21504&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21504&r=14437 Earlham School of Religion & Artist and Lecture Series Presents: “Ministry in Writing Keynote Address” ( Sat, Nov 1, 2014 ) “The Ministry in Writing” colloquium was endowed by individuals in honor of author and professor Tom Mullen, whose “Writing for the Religious Market” class established ESR’s unique commitment to the written word as an important form of ministry. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21505&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21505&r=14437 Convocation: “Robert Krulwich” ( Wed, Nov 5, 2014 ) Co-host of NPR’s Radiolab, Robert Krulwich is one of the most original and widely listened to broadcasters in the world. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21507&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21507&r=14437 Fall Chamber Music Concert ( Sun, Nov 9, 2014 ) For the music listener who loves small group performances with an eclectic mix of variety, this program features Earlham’s chamber music ensembles such as the Flute Choir and String Ensemble to name a few. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21508&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21508&r=14437 Fall Choral Concert ( Fri, Nov 14, 2014 ) Experience the acoustics of the new Lingle Hall and a diverse range of choral music fearturing Earlham’s Madrigal Singers, Gentlemen’s Ensemble, Women’s Chorus and Concert Choir. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21509&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21509&r=14437 Fall Orchestral and Choral Concert ( Sat, Nov 15, 2014 ) Pianist Findlay Cockrell joins Earlham again for a special performance of works by Ludwig van Beethoven, including his 4th Piano Concerto and the wonderful Choral Fantasy for choir, orchestra and piano soloist. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21510&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21510&r=14437 Leeds Gallery: "Work in Progress" ( Mon, Dec 1, 2014 – Fri, Dec 5, 2014 ) The exhibit highlights the artwork of current Earlham Art students. Located in Runyan Center; free and open to the public. Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday – Sunday, 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21522&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21522&r=14437 Convocation: “C.L. Lindsay” ( Wed, Dec 3, 2014 ) http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21511&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21511&r=14437 Gamelan Concert ( Fri, Dec 5, 2014 ) Students and community members present traditional Indonesian music on Earlham’s magnificent central Javanese bronze gamelan. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21513&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21513&r=14437 JazzCussion Concert ( Sat, Dec 6, 2014 ) The Jazz and Percussion groups of Earlham join forces for an exciting concert of high-energy music. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21514&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21514&r=14437 Gospel Revelations Winter Concert ( Sun, Dec 7, 2014 ) Join Earlham’s largest and most multicultural group at their end-of-the-semester concert. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21516&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21516&r=14437 Earlham's Annual Christmas Candlelight Service ( Mon, Dec 15, 2014 ) 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=21517&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=21517&r=14437