Ithaca College Calendar of Events for January 23 - February 1
MONDAY, JANUARY 23
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
MLK Week kick-off event featuring a presentation by first-year MLK Scholars; 4 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 24
Ithaca Community Expo, featuring campus and community organizations with a focus on social justice; 11 a.m.¬-2 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
“A New Definition of Freedom: Civic Engagement and the 1961 Freedom Ride,” by Tariq Meyers ’14; noon, Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.
“A New Definition of Greatness for Men,” by Patrick Walsh, residence director for the HOME (Housing Offering a Multicultural Experience) Program; noon, Klingenstein Lounge, Egbert Hall.
“Non-violent Resistance in Israeli Palestinian Conflict,” by Samantha Lowe ’12; noon, Ithaca Falls Room, Egbert Hall.
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25
MLK Week Keynote Address by City of Ithaca mayor Svante Myrick; 7 p.m., Hoerner Theater, Dillingham Center.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 26
“A Conversation with Mayor Svante Myrick,” a town hall-style discussion; noon, Textor 102.
Guest recital featuring trumpet player Victor Silverstone and pianist Nathan Hess, playing music by Telemann, Hummel and Tomasi; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Diversity Peer Educators workshop; 7 p.m., Taughannock Falls Room, Egbert Hall.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 27
“The Popular Song of Today,” a concert featuring School of Music faculty and students performing improvisations and creative interplays based on songs by Randy Newman, The Shins, Beyonce and other pop artists; 4:30 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
MLK Week screening and discussion of the film “The Help”; 7 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 28
MLK Week concert by the R&B band Brownskin; 9 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
SUNDAY, JANUARY 29
Performance by School of Music students competing to perform with the Symphony Orchestra on April 29; 1 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Faculty recital featuring baritone Brad Hougham and pianist Diane Birr, playing Franz Schubert’s “Winterreise”; 4:30 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
MONDAY, JANUARY 30
Faculty recital by violinist Susan Waterbury with pianist Charis Dimaras and the Sheherezade Trio, playing music by Brahms, Bloch and Mozart; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1
Black History Month Identity Panel Discussion; 7 p.m., Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.
“You Are Here: The 2012 Faculty Art Show,” featuring work by faculty members in the Departments of Art; Cinema, Photography, and Media Arts; and Television-Radio; opening Jan. 23 and running through Feb. 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.
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.