Earlham College Events The latest events from Earlham College in Richmond, IN Copyright 2017, Earlham College http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/ Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT Washington D.C. Earlhamite Potluck ( Sun, Aug 27, 2017 ) Join Earlhamites in the Washington, D.C. area for a potluck gathering at the home of Sarah Batto `05. Sunday, August 27, 2017 1:00-4:00 p.m. 6308 47th Avenue Riverdale Park, MD 20737 Sarah's home is a 25-minute walk from the Prince George's Plaza or College Park metro stops on the green/yellow line (pick-up from the metro may be organized — email Sarah for details or to volunteer to organize carpools). Street parking is available. Bring a dish to share and something you would like to drink. Please RSVP online by Friday, August 18. If you have questions, please contact Sarah by email or phone at 765-721-2974. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53120&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53120&r=14437 Opening Convocation ( Wed, Sep 6, 2017 ) Currently a correspondent on The Daily Show, Hollywood Reporter describes Roy Wood Jr. as “A Standout”, and Entertainment Weekly calls his brand of thought provoking comedy as “charismatic crankiness.” http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53318&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53318&r=14437 New York Reception with President Alan Price ( Thu, Sep 7, 2017 ) Please join alumni, parents and friends of Earlham in the New York City area for an hors d’oeuvres reception and the opportunity to meet Earlham’s 18th president, Alan C. Price `88. Thursday, September 7, 2017 6:00 p.m. Union Club – Evarts Room 101 East 69th Street New York, NY 10021 $25 per person Reservations are necessary. Kindly register online at www.earlham.edu/alumnievents by Thursday, August 31, 2017. For more information, please contact the Alumni Relations Office at 765-983-1313 or alums@earlham.edu. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=52854&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=52854&r=14437 Philadelphia Reception with President Alan Price ( Sat, Sep 9, 2017 ) Please join alumni, parents and friends of Earlham in the Philadelphia area for an hors d’oeuvres reception and the opportunity to meet Earlham’s 18 th president, Alan C. Price. Saturday, September 9, 2017 6:30 p.m. R2L Restaurant - The Pinnacle Room 50 S. 16th Street, 37th Floor Philadelphia, PA $25 per person Reservations are necessary. Kindly register online at earlham.edu/alumnievents by Thursday, August 31, 2017. For more information, please contact the Alumni Relations Office at 765-983-1313 or alums@earlham.edu. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=52858&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=52858&r=14437 Convocation: President Alan Price ( Wed, Sep 20, 2017 ) “Don’t just do something, sit there.” What is 
our ethical responsibility when we see injustice? Does this college have a special role to play 
in a world that is often filled with injustice? http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53341&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53341&r=14437 The Inaugruation of Alan Price ( Wed, Sep 20, 2017 – Sat, Sep 23, 2017 ) Earlham inaugurates its 18th president Alan Price. He majored in economics at Earlham and earned his J.D. at Harvard Law School in 1992. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53409&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53409&r=14437 Earlham Artist and Lecture Series Presents: Naturally 7 ( Sat, Sep 23, 2017 ) As a part of Inauguration Weekend, Naturally 7 performs with its distinct 
a cappella style. This seven-man crew is more than just your average 
singing group. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53343&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53343&r=14437 Music Department Presents: Chinese Opera ( Wed, Sep 27, 2017 ) The National Taiwan College of Performing Arts’ Chinese Opera Troupe returns to Earlham, bringing a performance of excerpts from classical works of Peking opera. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53344&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53344&r=14437 Boston Reception with President Alan Price ( Thu, Sep 28, 2017 ) Please join alumni, parents and friends of Earlham in the Boston area for an hors d’oeuvres reception and the opportunity to meet Earlham’s 18th president, Alan C. Price. Thursday, September 28, 2017 6:00 p.m. Harvard Faculty Club Event will take place in the library 20 Quincy Street Cambridge, MA 02138 $25 per person Reservations are necessary. Kindly register online at www.earlham.edu/alumnievents by Thursday, September 21, 2017. For more information, please contact the Alumni Relations Office at 765-983-1313 or alums@earlham.edu. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=52844&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=52844&r=14437 Washington D.C. Lunch with President Alan Price ( Sun, Oct 1, 2017 ) Please join alumni, parents and friends of Earlham in the Washington, D.C. area for brunch and the opportunity to meet Earlham’s 18th president, Alan C. Price. Sunday, October 1, 2017 11:30 a.m. Cosmos Club – Member's Dining Room 2121 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20008 $25 per person Reservations are necessary. Kindly register online at www.earlham.edu/alumnievents by Thursday, September 21, 2017. For more information, please contact the Alumni Relations Office at 765-983-1313 or alums@earlham.edu. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=52851&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=52851&r=14437 Convocation: Ross Szabo ( Wed, Oct 4, 2017 ) Ross Szabo, CEO of the Human Power Project, is an award-winning mental health speaker, writer, trainer, and Peace Corps volunteer. He spoke to more than 1 million students about the importance of mental health and provides a positive example to empower students to seek help. Co-Sponsored by Earlham College Wellness Programs and Department of Athletics.
 Free admission, no ticket required.
 Reception immediately following in Carpenter Hall Lobby. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53345&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53345&r=14437 American Friends 
Service Committee ( Sat, Oct 7, 2017 ) Join American Friends Service Committee members as they present various presentations and workshops to commemorate AFSC’s 100th anniversary. Join Joyce Ajlouny, General Secretary; and Phil Lord, Clerk of the Board of Directors; as they present stories of the American Friends Service Committee’s work throughout the U.S. and around the world to end discrimination, defend immigrant rights, build peace, end mass incarceration and build economic justice. Free admission, no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53346&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53346&r=14437 Homecoming and Reunion Weekend ( Fri, Oct 20, 2017 – Sun, Oct 22, 2017 ) Earlhamites, friends and family are welcome to come back home for Homecoming and Reunion Weekend. Reminisce and reconnect with one another, while discovering Earlham of today. Visit earlham.edu/homecoming for a complete list of activities with specific times and locations. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53347&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53347&r=14437 Earlham Artist and Lecture Series Presents: T-Pain ( Sat, Oct 21, 2017 ) Saturday, October 21, 8 p.m.
Druley Performance Gymnasium, 
Athletics and Wellness Center As a part of Homecoming Weekend, T-Pain, an American rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer, takes the stage here at Earlham. With 60 hit songs under his belt and two Grammy trophies on his mantle, T-Pain cements himself as one of the most influential artists of his time. Ticket Required: $20/General Admission.
One free ticket with Earlham ID.
Venue doors open 30 minutes prior to start time. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53348&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53348&r=14437 Earlham Artist and Lecture Series Presents: Carol Anderson ( Thu, Oct 26, 2017 ) Carol Anderson is Charles Howard Candler Professor of African American Studies at Emory University. Professor Anderson’s research and teaching focus on public policy; particularly the ways that domestic and international policies intersect through the issues of race, justice and equality in the United States. Co-Sponsored by the Diversity Progress Committee.
Free admission, no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53349&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53349&r=14437 Convocation: Reverend Doctor William J. Barber, II ( Wed, Nov 1, 2017 ) Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II is Pastor of Greenleaf Christian Church, Disciples of Christ in Goldsboro, North Carolina, and architect of the Forward Together Moral Movement. He is the 2015 recipient of the Puffin Award and Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedom Award and author of Earlham’s Summer Reading Guide, The Third Reconstruction: How A Moral Movement is Overcoming the Politics of Division and Fear. Free admission, no tickets required.
Reception immediately following in Carpenter Hall Lobby. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53350&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53350&r=14437 Theatre Arts Presents: She Kills Monsters ( Thu, Nov 2, 2017 ) A comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games, She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans and the Dungeons and Dragons notebook that belongs to her recently deceased sister, Tilly. Agnes’ action-packed adventures in the imaginary world that was Tilly’s refuge lead to some surprising discoveries. In this high-octane dramatic comedy laden with homicidal fairies, nasty ogres and 90’s pop culture, acclaimed young playwright Qui Nguyen offers a heart-pounding homage to the geek and warrior within us all. Ticket Required: $10/Adults, $5/Seniors and Students.
One free ticket with Earlham ID. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53368&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53368&r=14437 Theatre Arts Presents: She Kills Monsters ( Fri, Nov 3, 2017 ) A comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games, She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans and the Dungeons and Dragons notebook that belongs to her recently deceased sister, Tilly. Agnes’ action-packed adventures in the imaginary world that was Tilly’s refuge lead to some surprising discoveries. In this high-octane dramatic comedy laden with homicidal fairies, nasty ogres and 90’s pop culture, acclaimed young playwright Qui Nguyen offers a heart-pounding homage to the geek and warrior within us all. Ticket Required: $10/Adults, $5/Seniors and Students.
One free ticket with Earlham ID. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53352&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53352&r=14437 Theatre Arts Presents: She Kills Monsters ( Sat, Nov 4, 2017 ) A comedic romp into the world of fantasy role-playing games, She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans and the Dungeons and Dragons notebook that belongs to her recently deceased sister, Tilly. Agnes’ action-packed adventures in the imaginary world that was Tilly’s refuge lead to some surprising discoveries. In this high-octane dramatic comedy laden with homicidal fairies, nasty ogres and 90’s pop culture, acclaimed young playwright Qui Nguyen offers a heart-pounding homage to the geek and warrior within us all. Ticket Required: $10/Adults, $5/Seniors and Students.
One free ticket with Earlham ID. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53367&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53367&r=14437 Climate (un)Fair: What should we do? ( Sat, Nov 11, 2017 ) Have fun at creative hands-on stations designed by Earlham College students using science, social science, literature and art to explore our options for surviving through climate change. There is something for every age at this truly fun and free one-day only event! Free admission, no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53354&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53354&r=14437 Music Department Presents JazzCussion: Africa ( Sat, Nov 11, 2017 ) The Percussion and Jazz programs at Earlham College join forces for an evening of music from the continent of Africa. This emotionally driven performance featuring students, faculty and guest artists performing on a vast variety of musical instruments, is family friendly and sure to entertain. Free admission, no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53355&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53355&r=14437 Music Department Presents: Chamber Music Concert ( Sun, Nov 12, 2017 ) Now a longstanding tradition, Earlham College presents its popular Sunday afternoon chamber music recital. Come delight to performances by the Flute Choir, String Quartet and other chamber configurations as well as performances by advanced student soloists. Free admission, no ticket required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53356&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53356&r=14437 Music Department Presents: Symphony Orchestra in Concert ( Sat, Dec 2, 2017 ) The Earlham Symphony Orchestra, under the direction this semester by visiting conductor Michael Goist from Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, presents a concert of orchestral music featuring the Earlham student orchestra and guest performers. Free admission, no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53358&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53358&r=14437 Music Department Presents: Gospel Revelations Concert ( Sun, Dec 3, 2017 ) Gospel Revelations performs traditional and contemporary African American music, both a cappella and accompanied. Performing high-energy, soulful gospel tunes, the concert is a great way to end the weekend. Free admission, no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53360&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53360&r=14437 Music Department Presents: East Coast Choir Tour Preview Concert ( Mon, Dec 4, 2017 ) Earlham College Choirs present an exciting preview to their East Coast Choir Tour, which will take them to Philadelphia, Boston, and finally to St. Matthew’s Cathedral in Washington, D.C. Featuring Earlham Concert Choir, Women’s Chorus and Chamber Singers. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53361&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53361&r=14437 Convocation: Los Cumbiaderos ( Wed, Dec 6, 2017 ) Los Cumbiaderos is a variety band made up of some of the most brilliant musicians at Earlham, playing the most popular hits all across the state of 
New Mexico. Two native New Mexican band members and current Earlham students Isabela Lopez and Antonio Maestas, also play with professional 
bands in New Mexico. Free admission, no tickets required.
Reception immediately following in Carpenter Hall lobby. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53364&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53364&r=14437 Joseph Moore Museum Presents Tell It Like It Is ( Fri, Dec 8, 2017 ) Our community is full of stories that capture our past and inspire the future. Earlham students and faculty will present various forms of storytelling that explore the Richmond community. Free admission, no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53365&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53365&r=14437 Christmas Candlelight Service ( Fri, Dec 8, 2017 ) 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. Following the service, everyone is invited to Earlham Hall lobby for cookies and hot chocolate. Free admission, no tickets required. http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53366&r=14437 http://www.earlham.edu/news/events/calendar/?id=53366&r=14437