Ithaca College Calendar of Events for October 25 - 31
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25
Opening reception for the exhibits “It Is What It Is,” featuring work by J. Michael Lowe, and “Phase of the Devout,” featuring work by Austin Ballard; 5 p.m., Handwerker Gallery.
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by Philip Gourevitch, former editor-in-chief of the “Paris Review” and author of “We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda,” winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award; 7:30 p.m., Textor 102.
Performance by the Percussion Ensemble, directed by Gordon Stout; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26
“Intersectionality in the Age of Post-Racialism,” a Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity Discussion Series presentation by Kimberlé Crenshaw, law professor at UCLA and Columbia and a leading authority in the area of race, racism and the law; 7 p.m., Textor 102.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28
Park Distinguished Visitor lecture by Dan O’Shannon, executive producer of the Emmy Award-winning “Modern Family”; 7:30 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
Guest recital by tenor Jaekook Kim, with pianist Diane Birr, performing music by Torelli, Durante, Gluck, Händel, Schubert, Quilter, Kim and others; 5 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 29
“Octubafest: Solo Recital”; 8:15 p.m., Nabenhauer Recital Room, Whalen Center.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30
Performance by Ithaca Brass, playing music by J.S. Bach, Jan Bach, Calvert, Gershwin and Jones; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Ithaca College Theatre performance of “Legally Blonde,” the story of a sorority sister who goes to Harvard to follow her boyfriend but finds that there’s more to life than being pretty; 8 p.m., Hoerner Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31
“Octubafest: Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble”; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
“Evolving Health Care Models to Minimize Polypharmacy [one patient using many medications] and Medication Errors in Aging Adults,” an Ithaca College Gerontology Institute workshop by Scott Monte and Robert Wahler, clinical assistant professors at the University of Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences; 2–4:30 p.m., Country Inn and Suites, Danby Road. Preregistration is required and there is a fee; visit www.ithaca.edu/agingworkshops.
“It Is What It Is,” featuring work by J. Michael Lowe, and “Phase of the Devout,” featuring work by Austin Ballard; through December 14, 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.