Ithaca College Calendar of Events April 18 to 24
THURSDAY, APRIL 18
Jessica Savitch Distinguished Journalism Lecture Series talk Joy Bauer, nutrition and health expert for NBC’s “Today” show; 7:30 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.Two Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity Discussion Series talks: “Dreaming: Reflections on the Limits and Possibilities of a Pedagogy of Acompañamiento” by Mariela Nuñez-James, associate professor at the University of Texas; and “#FWYH: Shifting Political Frames in the Undocumented Youth Movement” by Felipe Vargas, national youth organizer for the National Immigrant Youth Alliance; 7 p.m., Textor 103.
Performance by the Piano Ensembles; 9 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by Chilean poet and visual artist Cecilia Vicuña; 8 p.m., Handwerker Gallery.
FRIDAY, APRIL 19
“A Conversation with Mark Hertsgaard,” featuring the independent journalist and author of “Hot: Living through the Next Fifty Years on Earth”; 3 p.m., Emerson Suite B, Phillips Hall.
SATURDAY, APRIL 20
Youth Power Summit 2013, a two-day series of lectures, workshops and actions focused on the intersectionality of economic, social and climate justice issues; 9:30 a.m.–9:30 p.m., Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise. Pregistration is requested at youthpowersummit2013.wordpress.com.
SUNDAY, APRIL 21
Youth Power Summit 2013, a two-day series of lectures, workshops and actions focused on the intersectionality of economic, social and climate justice issues; 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m., Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise. Pregistration is requested at youthpowersummit2013.wordpress.com.
MONDAY, APRIL 22
Performance by the Woodwind Chamber Ensembles; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Performance by the Jazz Lab Band, directed by Bill Tiberio; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
TUESDAY, APRIL 23
Orchestral performance by Sinfonietta, conducted by James Mick, playing works by Beethoven, Khachaturian, Holst, Copland and Sibelius; 7 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Performance by the Flute Choir; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Ithaca College Theatre production of “Enemy of the People,” Ibsen’s drama of a doctor who discovers that the source of his town’s livelihood—its mineral springs—is also a source of pollution and disease; 8 p.m., Hoerner Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24
Faculty piano recital by Nathan Hess, playing works by Mozart and Poulenc; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
“The Short Short: Microreadings at Buffalo Street Books,” a New Voices Festival set of brief readings by participating authors; 5 p.m., Buffalo Street Books, DeWitt Mall.
“Rural Aging in 21st-Century America,” an Ithaca College Gerontology Institute workshop by Nina Glasgow, David L. Brown and Douglas T. Gurak from the Department of Development Sociology at Cornell University; 2–4:30 p.m., Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road. Preregistration is required and there is a fee; visit www.ithaca.edu/agingworkshops or call (607) 274-1607.
“Articulate: 2013 Senior Student Art Show,” featuring the work of student artists; opens April 18 and runs through May 19, Handwerker Gallery. The gallery is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.–9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon–5 p.m.