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Bethany Theological Seminary Event to Focus on Creation Care

All are invited to register for Bethany's Presidential Forum and Young Adult Event: God's Green Earth, a Call to Care and Witness. Students can attend all or any part of the event for a fee of $25. Held March 16-19 at Bethany, this event will explore the questions of how to consume, protect, farm, and care for creation. Invited speakers, teachers and pastors will join Bethany faculty and students in sharing information and views on topics such as ethical farming and consuming, protecting biodiversity, responding to climate change, and simple living for today. A discounted registration fee of $125 for nonstudents extends until February 15. Full information on the presenters and program, including registration, housing options, and continuing education credits, can be found at <www.bethanyseminary.edu/forum2017>. Contact <forum@bethanyseminary.edu> or 765-983-1823 for more information.


Submit to Gettman Prize for Best Essay on Literature

All sophomores and juniors are invited to submit an essay for the Gettman Prize, awarded for the best essay on a work of literature in the English language submitted by a 2nd or 3rd year Earlham student. Essays written for courses are eligible. Please email Tracy Lautzenheiser (lautztr@earlham.edu) or drop off a hard copy of your submission to the English Dept. office, Carpenter 311, before 5 p.m. on Monday, February 27. Your name should not appear on the essay itself, but should be indicated separately.


West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine Tabling in Runyan

Looking at Medical Schools? Interested in exploring the field of osteopathic medicine? The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine will be tabling in the Runyan Center Hallway on Monday, February 27th, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Stop by for information on osteopathic medicine, admissions requirements and financial aid. Visit <www.wvsom.edu> for more information about the medical school. For more information about the event, please contact Mike Deibel at <deibemi@earlham.edu>.


Mr. Conservative: Goldwater on Goldwater

Come see a documentary about the birth of modern conservatism, and consider how far it has strayed from Senator Goldwater's founding principles. Politics Film Series presents Mr. Conservative: Goldwater on Goldwater on February 22 at 7 p.m. in LBC 208. Snacks will be provided.


Shaker Spirituals Chorus

Hoot Williams, third year student at Earlham School of Religion is enrolled in an independent study of Shaker Spirituality. Hoot is a Quaker worship musician and singer, and is serving as the music minister of the Shaker songbook. This is an informal singing group to explore and share the musical repertoire of Shaker songs. The intention is to hold 10 weekly singing sessions (or rehearsals) to develop a program of both Shaker and new spiritual songs to be shared in a public performance at the end of the Spring term. When: Monday nights from 7:30 - 9 p.m. beginning on Monday, February 20th, and ending on Monday, May 1st. Where: Quigg Worship Center in the ESR Center on Earlham College campus, 228 College Ave, Richmond, IN. Let’s build some community, make music together, grow spiritually, and have fun. Questions? Contact Hoot at <willih1@earlham.edu>.


Apply to Live in Jay (LGBT) House

Jay House is accepting applications for next year. Jay House is an intentional living community for LGBTQ individuals. We are focused on creating a healthy and supportive environment for members of the queer community. Currently we have two spaces open for next year and all of our singles have been filled, so applicants must be comfortable having a roommate. Applications are due by March 1st and you will receive a response by March 3rd. Fill out the application here: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfPyAOa-FkChXfgZHRJhWhrujVkqSHLyr_7_TT1ts_xDSOWng/viewform>.


Dining Services Hours over Early Semester Break

The Dining Hall will be open normal hours during Early Semester Break. Cafe 1847 will be open Thursday and Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Meal Exchange will be available. The cafe will be closed Saturday and Sunday. Intermetzo will be closed Thursday through Sunday. Normal hours at all locations will resume on Monday, February 27th.


Peer Mentor Applications are Open

Peer Mentor applications open today. Look here for info about the position and how to apply: <http://www.earlham.edu/residence-life/our-team/student-staff-positions/>. Applications open 2/20/17 and close 3/5/17. There will be an Info session on March 1 at 7:00 p.m. in EH 115. Email <davidem@earlham.edu> for more info.


Writing Center Closed for Early Semester Break

The Writing Center will be closed from Wednesday, February 22nd, to Saturday, February 25th, for Early Semester Break. We'll re-open Sunday, February 26th, from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. for our Sunday afternoon shift and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. for the Sunday evening shift. If you want to make an appointment, visit our scheduler at <www.earlham.mywconline.com>, and for any questions, feel free to email Laura at <leavila@earlham.edu>.


Spring 2018 Greece Program Information Session

In partnership with Arcadia University, Earlham's Greece Program offers students the opportunity to spend time getting to know this magnetic country, its people, and its unrivaled culture and heritage through courses while also gaining valuable skills and work experience through an internship. To learn more about the 2018 Greece Program, please join us for an information session on Wednesday, February 22, at 12:00 p.m. in LBC 124 or contact Jennifer Lewis at <lewisje@earlham.edu>. Applications are due in the CGE by February 28.


Counseling Service Hours

Counseling Services will be closed for Early Semester Break beginning February 23 - 25th. Regular hours will begin on February 27th at 8:30 a.m.


College Meeting for Worship

College Meeting for Worship is held on Sundays at 1:00 p.m., in Stout Meetinghouse. On February 26, there will be Silent Worship in the Manner of Unprogrammed Friends.


Today @ Earlham Will Not Publish During Break

Today @ Earlham will not be published on February 23 and 24, but will resume on February 27.


Apply to Live in French House

Interested in living in an intentional community that speaks French? La Maison Française is accepting applications for the fall. Please contact Aletha Stahl (stahlal), Lydia Evans (lkevans15) or Tori Trezona (vltrezo) for an application.


Black History Month Movie - Moonlight

As part of Black History Month, SAB and BSU are co-sponsoring a screening of the 2016 movie, Moonlight today, Wednesday Feb. 22, from 9:00-11:00 p.m. in the May-Crossen Student Center. A timeless story of human self-discovery and connection, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. There are trigger warnings for abuse, violence, drugs and homophobia.


Need a Destresser? Paint a Dresser!

Come join us to paint the new free store dresser on Saturday, March 4th, from 1 - 3 p.m. on The Heart. Help make the dresser look nice and learn more about the free store. We will have hot chocolate and cookies.


Apply to Live in Foster House

Love taking walks back campus? Or going backpacking, hiking, climbing or generally cavorting in the outdoors? If so, then Foster House is looking for outdoors enthusiasts like you who would like to live in a community around this theme in the Fall of 2017. Follow the link below to apply, and email Glynnis Pierce (glpierce14) or Kate Buche-Pattison (kpbuche14) with questions. Application deadline is Feb. 25th at midnight. Link for application: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScjlPWSO8Eo4RxsL9IGuJe4J081nLVQXSV5hWWZ46rVUH5MAA/viewform>.


Apply for a Science Summer Collaborative Research Position

Science Summer Collaborative Research applications are due on Wednesday, March 1. You can find the job posting in Symplicity by going to "Jobs, Internships, Student Employment" and then to "Current Opportunities." Once there, you can search for Science Summer Collaborative Research via the search bar. You can also find the job posting by following this link: <http://bit.ly/2l513xP>. The link for the application is at the top right of the job posting under "How to Apply." If you have questions or run into trouble please contact Corey Fritz at <fritzco@earlham.edu>.


Women of Color House Interest Form

Hello, Ladies. Our Women of Color House has been approved for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is very exciting because (to our knowledge) this has never been done before. We have been offered a house that can fit 11 WoC and we currently have two open spots. We would like to put this information request and application out to see if any WoC on campus are interested in joining us next year. Follow this link to our interest form: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe1CAMYrtgJTmHADIgSYVZCyKn78cGztwGPDAH2e7zWyfYe1Q/viewform>. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Raven Thibodeaux (rsthibo15@earlham.edu) or Maya Luney (mtluney13@earlham.edu).


Bethany Theological Seminary Event to Focus on Creation Care

All are invited to register for Bethany's Presidential Forum and Young Adult Event: God's Green Earth, a Call to Care and Witness. Students can attend all or any part of the event for a fee of $25. Held March 16-19 at Bethany, this event will explore the questions of how to consume, protect, farm, and care for creation. Invited speakers, teachers and pastors will join Bethany faculty and students in sharing information and views on topics such as ethical farming and consuming, protecting biodiversity, responding to climate change, and simple living for today. A discounted registration fee of $125 for nonstudents extends until February 15. Full information on the presenters and program, including registration, housing options, and continuing education credits, can be found at <www.bethanyseminary.edu/forum2017>. Contact <forum@bethanyseminary.edu> or 765-983-1823 for more information.


Submit to Gettman Prize for Best Essay on Literature

All sophomores and juniors are invited to submit an essay for the Gettman Prize, awarded for the best essay on a work of literature in the English language submitted by a 2nd or 3rd year Earlham student. Essays written for courses are eligible. Please email Tracy Lautzenheiser (lautztr@earlham.edu) or drop off a hard copy of your submission to the English Dept. office, Carpenter 311, before 5 p.m. on Monday, February 27. Your name should not appear on the essay itself, but should be indicated separately.


West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine Tabling in Runyan

Looking at Medical Schools? Interested in exploring the field of osteopathic medicine? The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine will be tabling in the Runyan Center Hallway on Monday, February 27th, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Stop by for information on osteopathic medicine, admissions requirements and financial aid. Visit <www.wvsom.edu> for more information about the medical school. For more information about the event, please contact Mike Deibel at <deibemi@earlham.edu>.


Mr. Conservative: Goldwater on Goldwater

Come see a documentary about the birth of modern conservatism, and consider how far it has strayed from Senator Goldwater's founding principles. Politics Film Series presents Mr. Conservative: Goldwater on Goldwater on February 22 at 7 p.m. in LBC 208. Snacks will be provided.


Shaker Spirituals Chorus

Hoot Williams, third year student at Earlham School of Religion is enrolled in an independent study of Shaker Spirituality. Hoot is a Quaker worship musician and singer, and is serving as the music minister of the Shaker songbook. This is an informal singing group to explore and share the musical repertoire of Shaker songs. The intention is to hold 10 weekly singing sessions (or rehearsals) to develop a program of both Shaker and new spiritual songs to be shared in a public performance at the end of the Spring term. When: Monday nights from 7:30 - 9 p.m. beginning on Monday, February 20th, and ending on Monday, May 1st. Where: Quigg Worship Center in the ESR Center on Earlham College campus, 228 College Ave, Richmond, IN. Let’s build some community, make music together, grow spiritually, and have fun. Questions? Contact Hoot at <willih1@earlham.edu>.


Post-Bac in Software Development

The Indiana Pathways Grant, in partnership with Green Filing LLC is excited to announce a new Post-Bac opportunity in Software Development. The duties of this position will be tailored to the skills and interest of the selected candidate but will include some of the following, frontend web development in HTML, CSS, GWT, JS; backend web development in Java, PostgreSQL, XML, WebServices; PDF data extraction and manipulation; and database and/or system administration. To view the the full job description and apply for this opportunity visit <https://earlham-csm.symplicity.com/sso/students/?s=jobs&ss=jobs&mode=form&id=82ef71f5a8e68c01892edd6b9aa0d6fb> or contact Caitlin Fleenor at <fleenca@earlham.edu> for more information.


Artrageous: Art and Music Gone Wild

Artrageous is an interactive art and music experience, which takes people on a unique visual journey packed with wild inspiration, creativity and fun on Sunday, March 12, at 4 p.m. in Goddard Auditorium. The Artrageous troupe of artists, musicians, singers and dancers pay tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons and musical genres culminating in a gallery of fabulous finished paintings. The result is a one of a kind crossover experience. The signature of the Artrageous troupe is interaction and engagement, so be prepared to be a part of the show. Tickets are required and cost $10/adults, $5/seniors and students. One free ticket with Earlham ID. Box Office is in Runyan Center and is open Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. during the academic year. Cash, check or VISA/MasterCard are accepted. Make reservations by calling the Box Office, 765-983-1474, or at <EarlhamCollegeEvents.eventbrite.com>.


Apply to Live in Jay (LGBT) House

Jay House is accepting applications for next year. Jay House is an intentional living community for LGBTQ individuals. We are focused on creating a healthy and supportive environment for members of the queer community. Currently we have two spaces open for next year and all of our singles have been filled, so applicants must be comfortable having a roommate. Applications are due by March 1st and you will receive a response by March 3rd. Fill out the application here: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfPyAOa-FkChXfgZHRJhWhrujVkqSHLyr_7_TT1ts_xDSOWng/viewform>.


Dining Services Hours over Early Semester Break

The Dining Hall will be open normal hours during Early Semester Break. Cafe 1847 will be open Thursday and Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Meal Exchange will be available. The cafe will be closed Saturday and Sunday. Intermetzo will be closed Thursday through Sunday. Normal hours at all locations will resume on Monday, February 27th.


Looking for Baccalaureate Speakers

Seniors, do you know someone who would represent your class well by sharing Earlham experiences on behalf of the class? If so, please send your recommendations (up to 4) to Susan Wilson at <wilsosu@earlham.edu> by March 3.


Peer Mentor Applications are Open

Peer Mentor applications open today. Look here for info about the position and how to apply: <http://www.earlham.edu/residence-life/our-team/student-staff-positions/>. Applications open 2/20/17 and close 3/5/17. There will be an Info session on March 1 at 7:00 p.m. in EH 115. Email <davidem@earlham.edu> for more info.


Writing Center Closed for Early Semester Break

The Writing Center will be closed from Wednesday, February 22nd, to Saturday, February 25th, for Early Semester Break. We'll re-open Sunday, February 26th, from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. for our Sunday afternoon shift and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. for the Sunday evening shift. If you want to make an appointment, visit our scheduler at <www.earlham.mywconline.com>, and for any questions, feel free to email Laura at <leavila@earlham.edu>.


Spring 2018 Greece Program Information Session

In partnership with Arcadia University, Earlham's Greece Program offers students the opportunity to spend time getting to know this magnetic country, its people, and its unrivaled culture and heritage through courses while also gaining valuable skills and work experience through an internship. To learn more about the 2018 Greece Program, please join us for an information session on Wednesday, February 22, at 12:00 p.m. in LBC 124 or contact Jennifer Lewis at <lewisje@earlham.edu>. Applications are due in the CGE by February 28.


Counseling Service Hours

Counseling Services will be closed for Early Semester Break beginning February 23 - 25th. Regular hours will begin on February 27th at 8:30 a.m.


Service Award Nominations Sought

Help us by suggesting recipients for one or more of the following awards which will be awarded at the Bonner Senior Dinner and Celebration of Service on Wednesday, April 19. Send the name(s) you wish to recommend with a brief explanation of accomplishments and why you are recommending them to Jana Schroeder at <schroja@earlham.edu> by Monday, February 27. David Koch '66 Award in Public Service is presented to a student who is an active volunteer and who intends to continue volunteering after graduation, but not necessarily a career in public service. For the Karen Keller LaFollette Award, candidates must have a commitment to social service, in view of past actions as well as future plans, and a strong commitment to social justice and/or world peace. Community Partner Person of the Year is someone who works or volunteers with a community agency who has gone above and beyond expectations to educate, mentor and support EC students in their community-based service and learning activities. Community Partner Agency of the Year recipient will be a nonprofit, governmental or educational agency or organization which has an extraordinary commitment to encouraging the involvement of EC students and faculty and has provided significant opportunities for student learning and service. Faculty Collaborator of the Year award will be presented to an EC faculty member with a commitment to community-based learning by incorporating community-based projects into courses and who models an inclusive and collaborative relationship with community partners.


College Meeting for Worship

College Meeting for Worship is held on Sundays at 1:00 p.m., in Stout Meetinghouse. On February 26, there will be Silent Worship in the Manner of Unprogrammed Friends.


Apply to Live in JCC

If you are a Jewish student, study Judaism or religion, or are just interested in the Jewish tradition and community consider living in JCC. There are multiple spots opening up in the fall including the chance for a single or a spacious double. Fill out the application here, <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1DB4QD7Ch3d-N3XbK3OHKYb4XfjaXEyBbcVMxn9VHtNQ/edit?usp=sharing>. If you have any questions please contact Rachel Wilkins, <riwilki15@earlham.edu>, or Raven Thibodeaux, <rsthibo15@earlham.edu>.


Today @ Earlham Will Not Publish During Break

Today @ Earlham will not be published on February 23 and 24, but will resume on February 27.


Apply to Live in French House

Interested in living in an intentional community that speaks French? La Maison Française is accepting applications for the fall. Please contact Aletha Stahl (stahlal), Lydia Evans (lkevans15) or Tori Trezona (vltrezo) for an application.


Leave Your Mark on EC: Be Part of the All Class Gift Committee

Join fellow students as members of the All Class Gift Committee and start your legacy of supporting the College. Through a collective effort, students have the opportunity to create a giving effort toward a special gift from the current generation of students and leave their mark on Earlham. Take your first step toward becoming proud alumni of Earlham. Join the All Class Gift Committee today. To learn more and/or join the committee, contact Gail Connerley in the Institutional Advancement Office at <gailc@earlham.edu> or visit her in Carpenter 100.


Black History Month Movie - Moonlight

As part of Black History Month, SAB and BSU are co-sponsoring a screening of the 2016 movie, Moonlight today, Wednesday Feb. 22, from 9:00-11:00 p.m. in the May-Crossen Student Center. A timeless story of human self-discovery and connection, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. There are trigger warnings for abuse, violence, drugs and homophobia.


Need a Destresser? Paint a Dresser!

Come join us to paint the new free store dresser on Saturday, March 4th, from 1 - 3 p.m. on The Heart. Help make the dresser look nice and learn more about the free store. We will have hot chocolate and cookies.


Apply to Live in Foster House

Love taking walks back campus? Or going backpacking, hiking, climbing or generally cavorting in the outdoors? If so, then Foster House is looking for outdoors enthusiasts like you who would like to live in a community around this theme in the Fall of 2017. Follow the link below to apply, and email Glynnis Pierce (glpierce14) or Kate Buche-Pattison (kpbuche14) with questions. Application deadline is Feb. 25th at midnight. Link for application: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScjlPWSO8Eo4RxsL9IGuJe4J081nLVQXSV5hWWZ46rVUH5MAA/viewform>.


Apply for a Science Summer Collaborative Research Position

Science Summer Collaborative Research applications are due on Wednesday, March 1. You can find the job posting in Symplicity by going to "Jobs, Internships, Student Employment" and then to "Current Opportunities." Once there, you can search for Science Summer Collaborative Research via the search bar. You can also find the job posting by following this link: <http://bit.ly/2l513xP>. The link for the application is at the top right of the job posting under "How to Apply." If you have questions or run into trouble please contact Corey Fritz at <fritzco@earlham.edu>.


Women of Color House Interest Form

Hello, Ladies. Our Women of Color House has been approved for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is very exciting because (to our knowledge) this has never been done before. We have been offered a house that can fit 11 WoC and we currently have two open spots. We would like to put this information request and application out to see if any WoC on campus are interested in joining us next year. Follow this link to our interest form: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe1CAMYrtgJTmHADIgSYVZCyKn78cGztwGPDAH2e7zWyfYe1Q/viewform>. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Raven Thibodeaux (rsthibo15@earlham.edu) or Maya Luney (mtluney13@earlham.edu).


Bethany Theological Seminary Event to Focus on Creation Care

All are invited to register for Bethany's Presidential Forum and Young Adult Event: God's Green Earth, a Call to Care and Witness. Students can attend all or any part of the event for a fee of $25. Held March 16-19 at Bethany, this event will explore the questions of how to consume, protect, farm, and care for creation. Invited speakers, teachers and pastors will join Bethany faculty and students in sharing information and views on topics such as ethical farming and consuming, protecting biodiversity, responding to climate change, and simple living for today. A discounted registration fee of $125 for nonstudents extends until February 15. Full information on the presenters and program, including registration, housing options, and continuing education credits, can be found at <www.bethanyseminary.edu/forum2017>. Contact <forum@bethanyseminary.edu> or 765-983-1823 for more information.


Submit to Gettman Prize for Best Essay on Literature

All sophomores and juniors are invited to submit an essay for the Gettman Prize, awarded for the best essay on a work of literature in the English language submitted by a 2nd or 3rd year Earlham student. Essays written for courses are eligible. Please email Tracy Lautzenheiser (lautztr@earlham.edu) or drop off a hard copy of your submission to the English Dept. office, Carpenter 311, before 5 p.m. on Monday, February 27. Your name should not appear on the essay itself, but should be indicated separately.


West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine Tabling in Runyan

Looking at Medical Schools? Interested in exploring the field of osteopathic medicine? The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine will be tabling in the Runyan Center Hallway on Monday, February 27th, from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Stop by for information on osteopathic medicine, admissions requirements and financial aid. Visit <www.wvsom.edu> for more information about the medical school. For more information about the event, please contact Mike Deibel at <deibemi@earlham.edu>.


Mr. Conservative: Goldwater on Goldwater

Come see a documentary about the birth of modern conservatism, and consider how far it has strayed from Senator Goldwater's founding principles. Politics Film Series presents Mr. Conservative: Goldwater on Goldwater on February 22 at 7 p.m. in LBC 208. Snacks will be provided.


Shaker Spirituals Chorus

Hoot Williams, third year student at Earlham School of Religion is enrolled in an independent study of Shaker Spirituality. Hoot is a Quaker worship musician and singer, and is serving as the music minister of the Shaker songbook. This is an informal singing group to explore and share the musical repertoire of Shaker songs. The intention is to hold 10 weekly singing sessions (or rehearsals) to develop a program of both Shaker and new spiritual songs to be shared in a public performance at the end of the Spring term. When: Monday nights from 7:30 - 9 p.m. beginning on Monday, February 20th, and ending on Monday, May 1st. Where: Quigg Worship Center in the ESR Center on Earlham College campus, 228 College Ave, Richmond, IN. Let’s build some community, make music together, grow spiritually, and have fun. Questions? Contact Hoot at <willih1@earlham.edu>.


Convocation: Sandra Steingraber

Biologist and author Sandra Steingraber writes about climate change, ecology and the links between human health and the environment. As a distinguished scholar in residence at Ithaca College in New York, Steingraber continues to spread awareness and point at important social and environmental issues in our society. Steingraber has been named Women of the Year by Treehugger, and one of 25 Visionaries Who Are Changing Your World by the Utne Reader. The convocation is at 1 p.m. on March 1 in Goddard Auditorium.


Post-Bac in Software Development

The Indiana Pathways Grant, in partnership with Green Filing LLC is excited to announce a new Post-Bac opportunity in Software Development. The duties of this position will be tailored to the skills and interest of the selected candidate but will include some of the following, frontend web development in HTML, CSS, GWT, JS; backend web development in Java, PostgreSQL, XML, WebServices; PDF data extraction and manipulation; and database and/or system administration. To view the the full job description and apply for this opportunity visit <https://earlham-csm.symplicity.com/sso/students/?s=jobs&ss=jobs&mode=form&id=82ef71f5a8e68c01892edd6b9aa0d6fb> or contact Caitlin Fleenor at <fleenca@earlham.edu> for more information.


Artrageous: Art and Music Gone Wild

Artrageous is an interactive art and music experience, which takes people on a unique visual journey packed with wild inspiration, creativity and fun on Sunday, March 12, at 4 p.m. in Goddard Auditorium. The Artrageous troupe of artists, musicians, singers and dancers pay tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons and musical genres culminating in a gallery of fabulous finished paintings. The result is a one of a kind crossover experience. The signature of the Artrageous troupe is interaction and engagement, so be prepared to be a part of the show. Tickets are required and cost $10/adults, $5/seniors and students. One free ticket with Earlham ID. Box Office is in Runyan Center and is open Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. during the academic year. Cash, check or VISA/MasterCard are accepted. Make reservations by calling the Box Office, 765-983-1474, or at <EarlhamCollegeEvents.eventbrite.com>.


Theatre Nohgaku: Blue Moon Over Memphis

Richard Emmert ’72 brings Blue Moon Over Memphis, a uniquely powerful theatrical experience, to Earldom on Wednesday, March 15, at 7 p.m. in Goddard Auditorium. Blue Moon Over Memphis is a Noh performance about one of the first global celebrity casualties, Elvis Presley, that explores the relationship between celebrity and humanity. One of the oldest continuing stage arts, Noh combines highly stylized dance, chant, music, mask and costume with intense inner concentration and physical discipline. Theatre Nohgaku, by promoting this centuries-old astonishing Japanese art tradition, aspires to share Noh’s beauty and power globally. Co-sponsored by Japanese Studies Program. Tickets are required and cost $10/adults, $5/seniors and students. One free ticket with Earlham ID. Box Office is in Runyan Center and is open Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. during the academic year. Cash, check or VISA/MasterCard are accepted. Make reservations by calling the Box Office, 765-983-1474, or at <earlhamcollegeevents.eventbrite.com>.


Apply to Live in Jay (LGBT) House

Jay House is accepting applications for next year. Jay House is an intentional living community for LGBTQ individuals. We are focused on creating a healthy and supportive environment for members of the queer community. Currently we have two spaces open for next year and all of our singles have been filled, so applicants must be comfortable having a roommate. Applications are due by March 1st and you will receive a response by March 3rd. Fill out the application here: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfPyAOa-FkChXfgZHRJhWhrujVkqSHLyr_7_TT1ts_xDSOWng/viewform>.


Dining Services Hours over Early Semester Break

The Dining Hall will be open normal hours during Early Semester Break. Cafe 1847 will be open Thursday and Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Meal Exchange will be available. The cafe will be closed Saturday and Sunday. Intermetzo will be closed Thursday through Sunday. Normal hours at all locations will resume on Monday, February 27th.


Looking for Baccalaureate Speakers

Seniors, do you know someone who would represent your class well by sharing Earlham experiences on behalf of the class? If so, please send your recommendations (up to 4) to Susan Wilson at <wilsosu@earlham.edu> by March 3.


Peer Mentor Applications are Open

Peer Mentor applications open today. Look here for info about the position and how to apply: <http://www.earlham.edu/residence-life/our-team/student-staff-positions/>. Applications open 2/20/17 and close 3/5/17. There will be an Info session on March 1 at 7:00 p.m. in EH 115. Email <davidem@earlham.edu> for more info.


Writing Center Closed for Early Semester Break

The Writing Center will be closed from Wednesday, February 22nd, to Saturday, February 25th, for Early Semester Break. We'll re-open Sunday, February 26th, from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. for our Sunday afternoon shift and 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. for the Sunday evening shift. If you want to make an appointment, visit our scheduler at <www.earlham.mywconline.com>, and for any questions, feel free to email Laura at <leavila@earlham.edu>.


Spring 2018 Greece Program Information Session

In partnership with Arcadia University, Earlham's Greece Program offers students the opportunity to spend time getting to know this magnetic country, its people, and its unrivaled culture and heritage through courses while also gaining valuable skills and work experience through an internship. To learn more about the 2018 Greece Program, please join us for an information session on Wednesday, February 22, at 12:00 p.m. in LBC 124 or contact Jennifer Lewis at <lewisje@earlham.edu>. Applications are due in the CGE by February 28.


Counseling Service Hours

Counseling Services will be closed for Early Semester Break beginning February 23 - 25th. Regular hours will begin on February 27th at 8:30 a.m.


Service Award Nominations Sought

Help us by suggesting recipients for one or more of the following awards which will be awarded at the Bonner Senior Dinner and Celebration of Service on Wednesday, April 19. Send the name(s) you wish to recommend with a brief explanation of accomplishments and why you are recommending them to Jana Schroeder at <schroja@earlham.edu> by Monday, February 27. David Koch '66 Award in Public Service is presented to a student who is an active volunteer and who intends to continue volunteering after graduation, but not necessarily a career in public service. For the Karen Keller LaFollette Award, candidates must have a commitment to social service, in view of past actions as well as future plans, and a strong commitment to social justice and/or world peace. Community Partner Person of the Year is someone who works or volunteers with a community agency who has gone above and beyond expectations to educate, mentor and support EC students in their community-based service and learning activities. Community Partner Agency of the Year recipient will be a nonprofit, governmental or educational agency or organization which has an extraordinary commitment to encouraging the involvement of EC students and faculty and has provided significant opportunities for student learning and service. Faculty Collaborator of the Year award will be presented to an EC faculty member with a commitment to community-based learning by incorporating community-based projects into courses and who models an inclusive and collaborative relationship with community partners.


College Meeting for Worship

College Meeting for Worship is held on Sundays at 1:00 p.m., in Stout Meetinghouse. On February 26, there will be Silent Worship in the Manner of Unprogrammed Friends.


Apply to Live in JCC

If you are a Jewish student, study Judaism or religion, or are just interested in the Jewish tradition and community consider living in JCC. There are multiple spots opening up in the fall including the chance for a single or a spacious double. Fill out the application here, <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1DB4QD7Ch3d-N3XbK3OHKYb4XfjaXEyBbcVMxn9VHtNQ/edit?usp=sharing>. If you have any questions please contact Rachel Wilkins, <riwilki15@earlham.edu>, or Raven Thibodeaux, <rsthibo15@earlham.edu>.


Today @ Earlham Will Not Publish During Break

Today @ Earlham will not be published on February 23 and 24, but will resume on February 27.


Apply to Live in French House

Interested in living in an intentional community that speaks French? La Maison Française is accepting applications for the fall. Please contact Aletha Stahl (stahlal), Lydia Evans (lkevans15) or Tori Trezona (vltrezo) for an application.


Leave Your Mark on EC: Be Part of the All Class Gift Committee

Join fellow students as members of the All Class Gift Committee and start your legacy of supporting the College. Through a collective effort, students have the opportunity to create a giving effort toward a special gift from the current generation of students and leave their mark on Earlham. Take your first step toward becoming proud alumni of Earlham. Join the All Class Gift Committee today. To learn more and/or join the committee, contact Gail Connerley in the Institutional Advancement Office at <gailc@earlham.edu> or visit her in Carpenter 100.


Black History Month Movie - Moonlight

As part of Black History Month, SAB and BSU are co-sponsoring a screening of the 2016 movie, Moonlight today, Wednesday Feb. 22, from 9:00-11:00 p.m. in the May-Crossen Student Center. A timeless story of human self-discovery and connection, Moonlight chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. There are trigger warnings for abuse, violence, drugs and homophobia.


Need a Destresser? Paint a Dresser!

Come join us to paint the new free store dresser on Saturday, March 4th, from 1 - 3 p.m. on The Heart. Help make the dresser look nice and learn more about the free store. We will have hot chocolate and cookies.


Apply to Live in Foster House

Love taking walks back campus? Or going backpacking, hiking, climbing or generally cavorting in the outdoors? If so, then Foster House is looking for outdoors enthusiasts like you who would like to live in a community around this theme in the Fall of 2017. Follow the link below to apply, and email Glynnis Pierce (glpierce14) or Kate Buche-Pattison (kpbuche14) with questions. Application deadline is Feb. 25th at midnight. Link for application: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScjlPWSO8Eo4RxsL9IGuJe4J081nLVQXSV5hWWZ46rVUH5MAA/viewform>.


Apply for a Science Summer Collaborative Research Position

Science Summer Collaborative Research applications are due on Wednesday, March 1. You can find the job posting in Symplicity by going to "Jobs, Internships, Student Employment" and then to "Current Opportunities." Once there, you can search for Science Summer Collaborative Research via the search bar. You can also find the job posting by following this link: <http://bit.ly/2l513xP>. The link for the application is at the top right of the job posting under "How to Apply." If you have questions or run into trouble please contact Corey Fritz at <fritzco@earlham.edu>.


Women of Color House Interest Form

Hello, Ladies. Our Women of Color House has been approved for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is very exciting because (to our knowledge) this has never been done before. We have been offered a house that can fit 11 WoC and we currently have two open spots. We would like to put this information request and application out to see if any WoC on campus are interested in joining us next year. Follow this link to our interest form: <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe1CAMYrtgJTmHADIgSYVZCyKn78cGztwGPDAH2e7zWyfYe1Q/viewform>. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Raven Thibodeaux (rsthibo15@earlham.edu) or Maya Luney (mtluney13@earlham.edu).


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