Ithaca College Calendar of Events for April 12 - 18
THURSDAY, APRIL 12
“Games and Play in the Dickensian Novel,” an Ithaca Dickens Festival presentation by Kirsten Parkinson, associate professor of English at Hiram College, on how cards and play functioned as social policing practices in Dickens’s novels; 4:30 p.m., Ithaca Falls Room, Phillips Hall.
“The Future of Aging Policy in America,” the Gerontology Institute's Spring 2012 Distinguished Speaker Series talk by Kathy Greenlee, assistant secretary for aging at the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services; 7 p.m., Park Hall Auditorium.
Performance by the Improvisation Ensemble, directed by Louise Mygatt; 7 p.m., Nabenhauer Recital Room, Whalen Center.
Faculty recital by clarinetist Richard MacDowell; 8:15 p.m.; Hockett Family Recital Hall.
FRIDAY, APRIL 13
Guest concert by new music ensemble Talea, conducted by James Baker, playing music by Adan, Repetto, Grossman, Cheung, Wilson and Grisey; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
MONDAY, APRIL 16
Faculty recital featuring Frank Gabriel Campos, trumpet; Pablo Cohen, guitar; and Nicholas Walker, string bass; with pianist Diane Birr and trombonist Harold Reynolds, playing music by Falla, Gershwin, Granados, Guaraldi and others; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
TUESDAY, APRIL 17
Performance by the Flute Ensemble; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18
Orchestral performance by Sinfonietta, conducted by James Mick, playing music by Saint-Saens, Hofeldt, Borodin, Fletcher and Moussorgsky; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by novelist Ben Marcus; 7:30 p.m., Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.
“Financial Concerns for Older Consumers,” an Ithaca College Gerontology Workshop by Michael J. Danaher Jr., assistant attorney general in the Binghamton Regional Office of the New York State Attorney General’s Office; 2–4:30 p.m., Longview auditorium, 1 Bella Vista Drive. (There is a charge, and registration is required; call (607) 274-3143).
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.