Cornell College Events

Monday, March 19th

Time Event Title
9:00 am-11:00 pmChautauqua T-7: "From the Page to Performance to...Possibilities-Bringing Life to the Dramatic Text" The Commons
Presented by Jim VanValen, assistant professor of theatre. This course will examine works from the American theatre and explore the particular interpretations made by directors, actors, and designers toward bringing the playwright’s words to life in performance. The group will read plays, view excerpts from various productions, discuss responses, and take part in performing staged readings of certain scenes during each session. Plays that will be examined are: Arthur Miller’s "Death of a Salesman" (March 5), Tennessee Williams’ "A Streetcar Named Desire" (March 12), Lillian Hellman’s "The Children’s Hour" (March 19), and Thornton Wilder’s "Our Town" (March 26). This course continues March 26. Cost of the four-week program is $30. For more information call 895-4119.
11:10 am-12:00 pmSexual misconduct training Kimmel Theatre
Consistent with best practices in higher education, sexual misconduct prevention training will be held on campus. All faculty and staff are required to attend one session; attendance will be taken. The training will be conducted by Jo Ellen Whitney, a senior shareholder of the Davis Brown Law Firm in Des Moines, Iowa. Her practice includes, but is not limited to, areas of labor and employment law, healthcare law, privacy, and fair housing. She provides seminars and lectures regularly for both individual and employer training sessions and speaks at larger trade associates and educational groups. She is also a regular contributor to various professional and trade magazines, newsletters, and legal bulletins in the areas of employment law, privacy and health law.
1:00 pm-3:00 pmMonday Matinee Movies for Adults Cole Library
On Monday, March 19 Cole Library will host a Monday Matinee Movie. The movie "Moneyball" will begin at 1 p.m. in Room 108 on the library’s first floor. We will provide popcorn and a drink for each person. If you plan to attend please call 895-4271 to reserve your seat.
3:15 pm-4:00 pmSexual misconduct training Kimmel Theatre
Consistent with best practices in higher education, sexual misconduct prevention training will be held on campus. All faculty and staff are required to attend one session; attendance will be taken. The training will be conducted by Jo Ellen Whitney, a senior shareholder of the Davis Brown Law Firm in Des Moines, Iowa. Her practice includes, but is not limited to, areas of labor and employment law, healthcare law, privacy, and fair housing. She provides seminars and lectures regularly for both individual and employer training sessions and speaks at larger trade associates and educational groups. She is also a regular contributor to various professional and trade magazines, newsletters, and legal bulletins in the areas of employment law, privacy and health law.
3:30 pmApartment and suites info session I Thomas Commons
Are you interested in living in Russell Hall (formally Clock Tower), New Hall, Tenth Ave apartments, or the Sleep Inn for 2012-2013? If so, come to this info session to hear how the lottery system works for these residences. The Residence Life Office can help you fill out your lottery form and it's also a great time to ask questions about room selection. A repeat info session will be held on Monday, March 26. The actual apartment and suites lottery will be held on Tuesday, April 10th.
4:00 pm-5:00 pmPresentation by Erin Hourigan Law Hall
Erin Hourigan, candidate for the German studies teaching position in the department of classical and modern languages, will give a presentation titled "'...as if madness were hunting him down on horseback':Schizophrenia as a Literary Model in Georg Buchner's 'Lenz.'" Members of the community are welcome to attend. Reception to follow in Moosehead Lounge.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Mar 5th-Mar 28thFeminist Literature Display Cole Library

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