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Ithaca College Calendar of Events for January 23 - February 1

MONDAY, JANUARY 23
MUSIC

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.

PRESENTATION
MLK Week kick-off event featuring a presentation by first-year MLK Scholars; 4 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 24
EXPO

Ithaca Community Expo, featuring campus and community organizations with a focus on social justice; 11 a.m.¬-2 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.

PRESENTATIONS
“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
LECTURE

MLK Week Keynote Address by City of Ithaca mayor Svante Myrick; 7 p.m., Hoerner Theater, Dillingham Center.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 26
DISCUSSION

“A Conversation with Mayor Svante Myrick,” a town hall-style discussion; noon, Textor 102.

MUSIC
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.

WORKSHOP
Diversity Peer Educators workshop; 7 p.m., Taughannock Falls Room, Egbert Hall.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 27
MUSIC

“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.

SCREENING
MLK Week screening and discussion of the film “The Help”; 7 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 28
MUSIC

MLK Week concert by the R&B band Brownskin; 9 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 29
MUSIC

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
MUSIC

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
DISCUSSION

Black History Month Identity Panel Discussion; 7 p.m., Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.

CONTINUING EXHIBITS
“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.



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