Earlham College Events The latest events from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2015, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/ Mon, 14 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT Sunsplash 2015: Nappy Roots ( Sat, Sep 12, 2015 ) Earlham celebrates the beginning of a new academic year with an outdoor splash in the sun. American alternative Southern rap quartet, Nappy Roots, headlines the event. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37335&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37335&r=14437 Convocation: Laci Green ( Wed, Sep 16, 2015 ) Laci Green is a 25-year-old web personality, public speaker, and activist from San Francisco. Best known as the host and creator of the internet’s most popular sex education show, "Sex Plus," Green seeks to start a fresh conversation about sexuality that is fun and educational. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37336&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37336&r=14437 Artist and Lecture Series: Deans of College Comedy ( Sat, Sep 19, 2015 ) The Deans of College Comedy is a one-of-a-kind event for college campuses featuring comedians Steve Hofstetter, Jay Black, Ronnie Jordan and Taylor Tomlinson. The Deans are rising stars who have had success in television and movies such as, ION original movie "Meet My Val", FOX show "Laughs," HBO, BET and Showtime. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37337&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37337&r=14437 Legacy Family Social ( Sat, Sep 19, 2015 ) Legacy Family Social with President David Dawson Earlham legacy families are cordially invited to a social hour during Family Weekend. Join fellow legacy students, families, and President David Dawson for hors d’ouvres and conversation. Saturday, September 19, 2015 4:00-5:00 p.m. Richmond Room, Landrum Bolling Center Please register online by Monday, September 14, 2015. Sponsored by the Alumni Relations Office. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=38528&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=38528&r=14437 Artist and Lecture Series: Cumbia All Stars ( Sat, Sep 26, 2015 ) Few musical styles have been so unanimously popular as Cumbia in Peru. With bold guitars, jerky beats and mesmerizing melodies, it remains majestically loyal to its traditional background while innovating new melodies. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37338&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37338&r=14437 Larchmere String Quartet Concert ( Fri, Oct 2, 2015 ) The Larchmere String Quartet has been garnering international attention for its musical dynamism and innovative programming since its inception in 2011. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37339&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37339&r=14437 Department of Theatre Arts: "In the Next Room" ( Fri, Oct 23, 2015 ) At the dawn of the age of electricity, Victorian doctors diagnosed many women with “hysteria.” Dr. Givings has found a way to ease this condition through the use of a very personal newfangled machine; while he does not fully comprehend why the treatment works, his patients faithfully return. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37341&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37341&r=14437 Celebration of the Mind ( Sat, Oct 24, 2015 ) Play puzzles and games, create art and see magic at the Celebration of Mind! We honor the legacy of Martin Gardner, the pioneer of recreational mathematics, with flexagons, origami, soap bubbles, beads, stencils and more. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37342&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37342&r=14437 Homecoming 2015 and the Artist and Lecture Series: Carrie Newcomer and Members of the Earlham Choirs ( Fri, Oct 30, 2015 ) Carrie Newcomer’s music has always explored the intersection of the spiritual and the daily, the sacred and the ordinary. Over the course of her career she has become a prominent voice for progressive spirituality, social justice and interfaith dialogue. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37343&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37343&r=14437 Department of Theatre Arts: "The Exonerated" ( Fri, Nov 6, 2015 ) What happens to a person whose freedom and self-respect is stripped away and then, ostensibly, returned years later after decades of incarceration? The Exonerated, by Erik Jensen and Jessica Blank, attempts to answer this question through the words of six wrongfully convicted survivors of death row. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37344&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37344&r=14437 A Creative Look at Climate Change ( Sat, Nov 7, 2015 ) Take a creative look at the effects of climate change through community-chosen, stunning images and original artwork at this Climate Change Exhibit Opening. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37369&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37369&r=14437 Convocation: The Crossroads Project ( Wed, Nov 11, 2015 ) At the dawn of the 21st century, humanity has arrived at an extraordinary Crossroads, a time and place where scientific ability to identify unprecedented risk intersects a societal inability to respond. Little of humanity’s course, as currently imagined, is sustainable—not our energy, not our economy, not our environment. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37370&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37370&r=14437 Indiana Philosophical Association Conference ( Fri, Nov 13, 2015 – Sat, Nov 14, 2015 ) Earlham College hosts the Indiana Philosophical Association Conference 2015 in which academic papers on selected topics in the history of philosophy are presented by undergraduate and graduate students of philosophy as well as professional philosophers. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37373&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37373&r=14437 JazzCussion Concert ( Sat, Nov 14, 2015 ) The Rhythm Project and Jazz Ensemble of Earlham College join forces for an exciting high-energy musical performance. Performing jazz and pop standards to progressive percussion repertoire, the concert has something for everyone. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37374&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37374&r=14437 Chamber Music Concert ( Sun, Nov 15, 2015 ) 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. Anticipate diverse repertoire for this wonderful and sometimes delicate musical experience. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37375&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37375&r=14437 Javanese Gamelan Concert ( Fri, Dec 4, 2015 ) The Javanese Gamelan Ensemble, which includes a variety of tuned percussion as well as other instruments and vocals, performs a concert of mostly traditional Javanese music and dance, led by visiting artist-in-residence Heri Purwanto. Come experience the scintillating sights and sounds of these magnificent instruments. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37376&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37376&r=14437 Earlham Symphony Orchestra Concert ( Sat, Dec 5, 2015 ) In the world of concert hall music, none is less representative of gender equality than that of orchestral music. The Earlham Symphony Orchestra seeks to improve on this situation through a concert by women, many of who struggled, or continue to struggle, to get their voice heard during their lifetimes. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37378&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37378&r=14437 Gospel Revelations Winter Concert ( Sun, Dec 6, 2015 ) Join Earlham’s largest and most multicultural group for their end-of-the-semester concert. Performing high-energy soulful gospel tunes on a Sunday evening, the concert is a great way to end the weekend. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37379&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37379&r=14437 2016 Midwest Choir Tour Preview Concert ( Mon, Dec 7, 2015 ) The Earlham College choirs presents their 2016 Midwest Choir Tour repertoire, including multiple works by living composers. Free admissions; no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37380&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37380&r=14437 Convopella: Another Round and Earlham A Capella Groups ( Wed, Dec 9, 2015 ) Join Indiana University’s premiere a cappella group, Another Round, as it presents the end of the semester Convopella. Sharing the stage for the first half of the performance are various Earlham a cappella groups. Free admission; no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37381&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37381&r=14437 Christmas Candlelight Service ( Mon, Dec 14, 2015 ) Earlham’s Christmas Candlelight Service is a beautiful combination of scripture readings, congregational carols and Concert Choir selections. The service concludes with everyone lighting candles and luminaries around The Heart. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37382&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=37382&r=14437