Cornell College Events

Monday, September 24th

Time Event Title
12:00 pmLEADS Information Session Thomas Commons
Cornell LEADS: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Distinctive Service. What does it take to be a leader? Why is leadership important to progress in communities and organizations? How can today's students become tomorrow's leaders? What can students learn from the experiences of established leaders? A select group of 20 students will have the extraordinary opportunity to cultivate their aspirations for leadership by participating in a distinctive year-long experience. The Cornell leadership series, sponsored by the Berry Center, will consist of three components: a leadership seminar led by President Emeritus Les Garner (Monday, October 29, 3:15pm); panel discussion with three leaders from the Eastern Iowa community (winter 2013); and a visit to Chicago, IL to meet with leaders in a variety fields, from business and politics, to the arts and entertainment (April 10-12, 2013). Please attend this informational meeting to learn more about the Cornell LEADS program. Students will be selected for this leadership experience on a competitive basis. Seniors, juniors, and sophomores from all departments and disciplines are invited to apply, unless you have previously participated in the LEADS program. Preference is given to candidates who have attended the informational meeting. Applications will be due Tuesday, October 2, at Noon. All expenses will be paid by the Berry Center. To attend this session, please log into the JOIN (Job and Internship Network) website and RSVP.
7:30 pmGuest Recital: John Krebs, piano Ringer Recital Studio
A native of Iowa, John Krebs holds degrees in piano performance from Northwestern University, the University of Illinois, and the University of Maryland. After teaching at Central Missouri State University, Prince George’s Community College, and Luther College, Krebs has been at Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas for the past twenty years. At Hendrix, his teaching duties have included music theory, music history and literature, an opera survey course, jazz history, and studio piano. He has also served as chair of both the Hendrix music department and humanities area. An avid collaborative pianist, Krebs has performed in Canada, Germany, Slovenia, Scotland, and Thailand. He has been an active member of Music Teachers National Association at the local, state, and national levels, and in 2011 he was named an MTNA Foundation Fellow.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Sep 16th-Oct 21stDoug Hanson Retrospective art exhibit Peter Paul Luce Gallery

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