Events Calendar

Sunday, April 28
Monday, April 29

Guest Artist Master Class: Sherrill Milnes, voice

 

Vocal students from the University of Puget Sound and Pacific Lutheran University will have the opportunity to work with world-renowned operatic baritone Sherrill Milnes. Acclaimed as the foremost operatic baritone of his generation, Mr. Milnes has appeared as a recitalist and in concert on the world's major recital stages and with the great orchestras of North America and…

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Guest Lecture: "Ecological Restoration of Tiritiri Matangi Island, New Zealand" by Mel Galbraith

Mel Galbraith, Department of Natural Sciences, Unitec Institute of Technology (Auckland, New Zealand)   Abstract: Tiritiri Matangi Island, situated close to Auckland City, is managed through collaboration of the Department of Conservation and the local community.  Following a long history of anthropogenic degradation, ecological restoration of the island was initiated in 1984, with 280,000 trees planted over 10 years.  A significant component of the restoration was the release of eighteen fauna…

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Tuesday, April 30

Noon Recital

School of Music student performers

MORE INFORMATION Contact: Office of Public Events, 253.879.3555, events@pugetsound.edu

Free 

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Wednesday, May 1

Noon Recital

School of Music student performers

MORE INFORMATION Contact: Office of Public Events, 253.879.3555, events@pugetsound.edu

Free 

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Thursday, May 2

Thompson Hall Science & Mathematics Seminar

Presentation by Drew Sellers, neurosurgery department, Univ. of Wah.

Students, faculty, staff, and guests are invited to gather for refreshments and conversation at 3:45 p.m. before each seminar.

The Thompson Hall Science and Mathematics Seminars have been held on a regular basis since 1978–1978. The seminars feature presentations by Puget Sound faculty and students and invited guest speakers on a wide range of topics.

MORE INFORMATION Contact: Andreas Madlung, amadlung@pugetsound…

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Guest Lecture: "Liberal Arts in Prison: Principles and Strategies" by Daniel Karpowitz and Max Kenner

Daniel Karpowitz and Max Kenner are co-founders of the Consortium for the Liberal Arts in Prison. Their presentation will include a 10-minute film highlighting Bard Prison's Initiative approach to liberal arts education in prisons, and the extraordinary accomplishments and activities of recent alumni.

Sponsored by Civic Scholarship Initiative, Freedom Education Project Puget Sound, Catharine Gould Chism Fund, Spirituality, Service, and Social Justice, Department of Religion, English, and Politics…

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Friday, May 3

Guest Lecture: "Communities Affected by Mining: The CONACAMI Case and its Impact on Latin America" by Luis Vittor

Luis Vittor, Andean Coordinator of the Indigenous Organizations of Peru, will present a lecture on anti-mining efforts mobilized the National Confederation of Communities Affected by Mining in Peru (CONACAMI). Credited with generating a powerful public debate over the impacts of mining, this movement is considered to be one of the iconic examples of resistance to mining in…

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Saturday, May 4

Flute Day

Flute solos and chamber music will be featured by School of Music flute students.

 

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Senior Theatre Festival 2013: Something Cloudy, Something Clear by Tennesse Williams

Directed by Casey Oakes

Something Cloudy, Something Clear is an autobiographical play written byTennesse Williams , set in 1941 on the wharfs of Provincetown, MA. The playtells the story of a young playwright named August dealing with hisunrequited love for another man. "When someone hurts us deeply we no longersee them at all clearly. Not until time has put them back in focus."

Friday: 7:30 p.m. Saturday: 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION Contact: Office of Public Events, 253.879.3555, events@pugetsound…

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Senior Recital: Kaitlynn Fix, flute

Senior flute recital presented by Kaitlynn Fix. Featuring Karen Ganz, Alden Horowitz, '13, and Jillian Andersen, '13. Program will include works by Reinecke, Bozza, Loeb, and Kuhlau. Complimentary admission. Reception in Room 106.

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