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Convocation: Hari Kondabolu

Hari Kondabolu will present a convocation on Wednesday, April 5, at 1:00 p.m. in Goddard Auditorium. HARI is a Brooklyn-based, Queens-raised comic named by the New York Times as “one of the most exciting political comics in stand-up today.” His Waiting for 2042 album and comic routines deal largely with the theme of civil rights, discrimination, as well as LGBTQ+ rights, feminism and environmentalism. He has performed standup on such shows as The Late Show, Conan, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Live at Gotham and John Oliver’s New York Standup Show. A reception will follow in Carpenter Hall Lobby. Admission is free, no tickets required. Contact 765-983-1373 for more information.


ED Talk: Sovereignty, Cultural Reclamation and Environmental Justice

Ordained minister and director of the Center for Sustainable Justice of Lyndale United Church of Christ Rebecca Voelkel presents an ED Talk, “Sovereignty, Cultural Reclamation, and Environmental Justice: Scottish Reflections on DAPL,” on Monday, March 27, at 4 p.m. in the CoLab. For a complete schedule of Spring 2017 Earlham Dialogue (ED) Talks, visit <www.earlham.edu/ed-talks>.


ED Talk: Why People are Marching for Science

Professors of Biology Emi Smith and Lindsey McGee present an ED Talk, “Why People are Marching for Science?” on Tuesday, March 28, at 4 p.m. in the CoLab. For a complete schedule of Spring 2017 Earlham Dialogue (ED) Talks, visit <www.earlham.edu/ed-talks>.


ED Talk on Social Media

Professor of Business and Non-Profit Management Seth Powless presents an ED Talk, “Why Social Media is Polarizing Us and What to Do About it?" on Wednesday, March 29, at 9 a.m. in the CoLab. For a complete schedule of Spring 2017 Earlham Dialogue (ED) Talks, visit <www.earlham.edu/ed-talks>.


How to Prepare for #LifeAfterEarlham

The Center for Career and Community Engagement will sponsor a number of workshops and events through the end of the semester to help you prepare for #LifeAfterEarlham. Students who attend any four of these events will receive a professional padfolio to take to interviews, meetings, and career fairs. We will kick off #LifeAfterEarlham with three events in the last week of March: a workshop on Networking for People Who Hate Networking, the 4 Colleges Career Fair, and an alumni panel on Financial Life Skills. Log in to Symplicity and visit the Events section to learn more.


Interested in Pursuing a Degree in Media and Communication Studies?

Join us for a pizza lunch with Fabian Prieto-Ñañez. He will share with us the process of applying and doing graduate studies in media and communication studies at the Institute of Communications Research at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he is currently a Ph.D. candidate. This event is held at noon on March 29, Wednesday, in LBC 224, and sponsored by the Academic Dean’s Office and the Chinese Studies minor program. Honghong Tinn, Assistant Professor in the History Department, will moderate the discussion.


Save the Date - National Public Health Week & Division III Week

Help us celebrate one great week by joining us as we recognize National Public Health Week and Division III Week. On Saturday, April 1, a Color Fun Run will be at 9 a.m., a baseball doubleheader at 12 p.m., and Extreme Spring Fest from 2 - 6 p.m. On Monday, April 3, at 12 p.m. Michael Kramer '91 will speak during a Public Health Alumni Lunch & Learn. On Wednesday, April 5, Volleyball on The Heart will be 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., and a Tie Dye at the men's tennis match will be at 4 p.m. On Thursday, April 6, the Wellness Fair will be 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., at noon Bob & MaryAnn Metcalf '65 will be featured during a Public Health Alumni Lunch & Learn, and Varsity Team Competition Night will be at 8 p.m. On Friday, April 7, from 2 - 3 p.m. will be a demonstration on solar cookers & water testing, a Special Olympics Track Meet will be at 6 p.m., and a Zumbathon will be at 7 p.m.


4 Colleges Career Fair-Tuesday, March 28th

The 4 Colleges Career Fair will be held in the Athletics & Wellness Center on Tuesday, March 28th, from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. Stop by to network with the 54 registered employers and learn more about the skills most sought after by hiring companies. To view a full list of employers and their hiring needs click on the "Career Fairs" section of Symplicity under "Events."


Master of Arts in Teaching Program: Still Time to Apply!

Not sure what you want to do next year? Do you have a passion for positively affecting the lives of others? Have you considered teaching? The Earlham Master of Arts in teaching program is still accepting applications for next year's program. With the current nationwide teacher shortage, there has never been a bigger need for qualified and passionate teachers who strive to positively and profoundly affect the educational community in our country. The Earlham M.A.T. program strives to develop teachers who are leaders in their school communities, who model outstanding classroom practices, and who prepare their own students to be socially active and morally conscious citizens. For more information visit <earlham.edu/mat> or contact JoBeth Buckley at <buckljo@earlham.edu>. To apply visit <earlham.edu/applytomat> .


Earlham Presents: Gospel Festival

Area college gospel choirs join Earlham’s Gospel Revelations Choir in its annual Gospel Festival on Sunday, April 2, at 7:00 p.m. in Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall. This spiritual celebration is an uplifting and unifying musical experience featuring one of Earlham’s most diverse choral group on campus. Free admission, no tickets required.


Non-Science Summer Collaborative Research Opportunity

There is a Non-Science Summer Collaborative Research opportunity currently posted in Symplicity. The research project is locally based here in Richmond. To read the description and to apply, follow this link: <http://bit.ly/2nsnGkd>. Contact <fritzco@earlham.edu> with any questions. Deadline to apply is Friday, March 31, at 11:59 p.m.


Returning Student EPIC Terms Information Luncheon

Looking to jump start the 2017-2018 academic year? If so, come learn more about EPIC Terms. EPIC Terms take place in August before the start of the fall semester. The offerings are varied in topic and length, ensuring you find a program you'll love. Faculty leaders will give short presentations on their specific EPIC Terms. Time for Q&A will be provided. Grab your lunch and come on into the Friends Room, April 5 at noon.


Health Externship Informational Meeting

Are you interested in a career in health? Do you want to gain real life experience in the health field? Join the Center for Global Health for an informational meeting on March 29th at noon in the CoLab about health externships available in the Richmond community. Opportunities include volunteering at Reid Health, Wayne County Health Department, or Cutting Edge Physical Therapy; shadowing at Animal Care Alliance, Whitewater Eye Center and West Side Medical Clinic; and many more. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP via Advisestream. For more information, contact Mike Deibel at <deibemi@earlham.edu>.


Convocation: Hari Kondabolu

Hari Kondabolu will present a convocation on Wednesday, April 5, at 1:00 p.m. in Goddard Auditorium. HARI is a Brooklyn-based, Queens-raised comic named by the New York Times as “one of the most exciting political comics in stand-up today.” His Waiting for 2042 album and comic routines deal largely with the theme of civil rights, discrimination, as well as LGBTQ+ rights, feminism and environmentalism. He has performed standup on such shows as The Late Show, Conan, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Live at Gotham and John Oliver’s New York Standup Show. A reception will follow in Carpenter Hall Lobby. Admission is free, no tickets required. Contact 765-983-1373 for more information.


ED Talk: Sovereignty, Cultural Reclamation and Environmental Justice

Ordained minister and director of the Center for Sustainable Justice of Lyndale United Church of Christ Rebecca Voelkel presents an ED Talk, “Sovereignty, Cultural Reclamation, and Environmental Justice: Scottish Reflections on DAPL,” on Monday, March 27, at 4 p.m. in the CoLab. For a complete schedule of Spring 2017 Earlham Dialogue (ED) Talks, visit <www.earlham.edu/ed-talks>.


ED Talk: Why People are Marching for Science

Professors of Biology Emi Smith and Lindsey McGee present an ED Talk, “Why People are Marching for Science?” on Tuesday, March 28, at 4 p.m. in the CoLab. For a complete schedule of Spring 2017 Earlham Dialogue (ED) Talks, visit <www.earlham.edu/ed-talks>.


ED Talk on Social Media

Professor of Business and Non-Profit Management Seth Powless presents an ED Talk, “Why Social Media is Polarizing Us and What to Do About it?" on Wednesday, March 29, at 9 a.m. in the CoLab. For a complete schedule of Spring 2017 Earlham Dialogue (ED) Talks, visit <www.earlham.edu/ed-talks>.


How to Prepare for #LifeAfterEarlham

The Center for Career and Community Engagement will sponsor a number of workshops and events through the end of the semester to help you prepare for #LifeAfterEarlham. Students who attend any four of these events will receive a professional padfolio to take to interviews, meetings, and career fairs. We will kick off #LifeAfterEarlham with three events in the last week of March: a workshop on Networking for People Who Hate Networking, the 4 Colleges Career Fair, and an alumni panel on Financial Life Skills. Log in to Symplicity and visit the Events section to learn more.


Interested in Pursuing a Degree in Media and Communication Studies?

Join us for a pizza lunch with Fabian Prieto-Ñañez. He will share with us the process of applying and doing graduate studies in media and communication studies at the Institute of Communications Research at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he is currently a Ph.D. candidate. This event is held at noon on March 29, Wednesday, in LBC 224, and sponsored by the Academic Dean’s Office and the Chinese Studies minor program. Honghong Tinn, Assistant Professor in the History Department, will moderate the discussion.


Save the Date - National Public Health Week & Division III Week

Help us celebrate one great week by joining us as we recognize National Public Health Week and Division III Week. On Saturday, April 1, a Color Fun Run will be at 9 a.m., a baseball doubleheader at 12 p.m., and Extreme Spring Fest from 2 - 6 p.m. On Monday, April 3, at 12 p.m. Michael Kramer '91 will speak during a Public Health Alumni Lunch & Learn. On Wednesday, April 5, Volleyball on The Heart will be 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., and a Tie Dye at the men's tennis match will be at 4 p.m. On Thursday, April 6, the Wellness Fair will be 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., at noon Bob & MaryAnn Metcalf '65 will be featured during a Public Health Alumni Lunch & Learn, and Varsity Team Competition Night will be at 8 p.m. On Friday, April 7, from 2 - 3 p.m. will be a demonstration on solar cookers & water testing, a Special Olympics Track Meet will be at 6 p.m., and a Zumbathon will be at 7 p.m.


4 Colleges Career Fair-Tuesday, March 28th

The 4 Colleges Career Fair will be held in the Athletics & Wellness Center on Tuesday, March 28th, from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. Stop by to network with the 54 registered employers and learn more about the skills most sought after by hiring companies. To view a full list of employers and their hiring needs click on the "Career Fairs" section of Symplicity under "Events."


Volleyball on The Heart

Bump, set, spike it, that's the way we like it. As part of National Public Health Week and Division III Week, join us on The Heart for some volleyball fun. From 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5, come show us what you've got.


Master of Arts in Teaching Program: Still Time to Apply!

Not sure what you want to do next year? Do you have a passion for positively affecting the lives of others? Have you considered teaching? The Earlham Master of Arts in teaching program is still accepting applications for next year's program. With the current nationwide teacher shortage, there has never been a bigger need for qualified and passionate teachers who strive to positively and profoundly affect the educational community in our country. The Earlham M.A.T. program strives to develop teachers who are leaders in their school communities, who model outstanding classroom practices, and who prepare their own students to be socially active and morally conscious citizens. For more information visit <earlham.edu/mat> or contact JoBeth Buckley at <buckljo@earlham.edu>. To apply visit <earlham.edu/applytomat> .


Earlham Presents: Gospel Festival

Area college gospel choirs join Earlham’s Gospel Revelations Choir in its annual Gospel Festival on Sunday, April 2, at 7:00 p.m. in Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall. This spiritual celebration is an uplifting and unifying musical experience featuring one of Earlham’s most diverse choral group on campus. Free admission, no tickets required.


Non-Science Summer Collaborative Research Opportunity

There is a Non-Science Summer Collaborative Research opportunity currently posted in Symplicity. The research project is locally based here in Richmond. To read the description and to apply, follow this link: <http://bit.ly/2nsnGkd>. Contact <fritzco@earlham.edu> with any questions. Deadline to apply is Friday, March 31, at 11:59 p.m.


Returning Student EPIC Terms Information Luncheon

Looking to jump start the 2017-2018 academic year? If so, come learn more about EPIC Terms. EPIC Terms take place in August before the start of the fall semester. The offerings are varied in topic and length, ensuring you find a program you'll love. Faculty leaders will give short presentations on their specific EPIC Terms. Time for Q&A will be provided. Grab your lunch and come on into the Friends Room, April 5 at noon.


Health Externship Informational Meeting

Are you interested in a career in health? Do you want to gain real life experience in the health field? Join the Center for Global Health for an informational meeting on March 29th at noon in the CoLab about health externships available in the Richmond community. Opportunities include volunteering at Reid Health, Wayne County Health Department, or Cutting Edge Physical Therapy; shadowing at Animal Care Alliance, Whitewater Eye Center and West Side Medical Clinic; and many more. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP via Advisestream. For more information, contact Mike Deibel at <deibemi@earlham.edu>.


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