Ithaca College Calendar of Events for March 14 - 20
MONDAY, MARCH 18
Opening of “First Person, Twice Removed,” a show of paintings, drawings and prints by Ithaca artists Claire Lesemann, Jessica Warner and Melissa Zarem; Handwerker Gallery.
“The Power and Possibilities of Multiracial Communities: Bridges and Borders in Boyle Heights, California,” a lecture by George Sanchez, professor of American studies and ethnicity at the University of Southern California; 7 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
TUESDAY, MARCH 19
World Water Week celebration, featuring activities by campus environmental groups that connect their organization to local and global water issues; 7–9 p.m., IC Square, Phillips Hall.
“The Health Care Business: Industry Changes and Career Opportunities,” a talk by Chris Palmieri, president of VNSNY CHOICE Health Plans; noon, Room 104, Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise.
Robert G. Boehmler Community Foundation Series performance by the Amernet String Quartet, playing Haydn’s “Quartet in F minor”; Wilson’s “Habits of the Heart”; and Chausson’s “Concert,” with violinist Nicholas DiEugenio and pianist Mimi Solomon; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by Chilean poet, visual artist and filmmaker Cecilia Vicuña, author of 20 books of poetry, coeditor of “The Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry” and creator of “Kon Kon Pi,” a film/poem exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art; 7:30 pm, Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20
“Nineteenth-Century Parlor Songs,” a faculty recital featuring bass Marc Webster, tenor David Parks, mezzo-soprano Ivy Walz, soprano Loralyn Light, pianist Blaise Bryski and violinist Susan Waterbury; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
World Water Week showing of “Blue Gold: World Water Wars,” a documentary that examines the environmental and political implications of the planet’s dwindling water supply; 8 p.m., Textor 101.
“First Person, Twice Removed,” featuring the work of Ithaca artists Claire Lesemann, Jessica Warner and Melissa Zarem; running March 18–April 12, 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.