Ithaca College Calendar of Events for September 29 - October 5
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
“Improving Anti-tumor Vaccine Efficacy by Modulating Dendritic Cell Metabolism,” a biology seminar by Eyal Amiel, a molecular biologist with the Trudeau Institute; 4 p.m., CNS 112.
“The Peggy Lee Project,” a Robert G. Boehmler Community Foundation Series performance by jazz vocalist Tish Oney, M.M. ’94, with pianist John Stetch, bassist Nicholas Walker and drummer Greg Evans; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30
“Big Band Excursion,” a Robert G. Boehmler Community Foundation Series performance by jazz vocalist Tish Oney, M.M. ’94, with the IC Jazz Ensemble, directed by Mike Titlebaum; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2
Choral Collage performance with conductors Lawrence Doebler, Janet Galván and Catherine Gale; 3 p.m.
Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Faculty recital by bass trombonist Jeffrey Gray and tenor trombonist Harold Reynolds, with pianist Diane Birr, playing music by Galliard, Brubeck, Lebedev and Ewazen; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
“OctoberFest,” a performance hosted by Josh Condon ’14 (jazz studies and piano) and featuring performances by the VOICES Multicultural Chorus and jazz vocalist Nancy Kelly; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 3
Ithaca College Concerts performance by the Ying Quartet, playing music by Mozart, Bartok and Smetana; 8:15 p.m.
Ford Hall, Whalen Center (admission charged).
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4
Masterclass with the Ying Quartet; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Ithaca College Theatre performance of “Plumfield, Iraq,” a drama that provides an unflinching look at the havoc a distant military conflict wreaks on small-town American life; 8 p.m., Clark Theatre, Dillingham Center (admission charged).
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5
School of Business Fireside Chat Series lecture by Stephen Shiekman ’74, senior operations manager for the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia; 6 p.m., PRW Center first floor reception area.
“Essentially English,” a performance by the Concert Band, conducted by Mark Fonder, playing music by Delle Cese, Hanani, Grainger, Holst and Turnbull; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series showing of “Training Rules,” a documentary examining how women’s collegiate sports, caught in a web of homophobic practices, can collude in the destruction of the lives and dreams of many of its most talented athletes; 7 p.m., Textor 103.
“The Figure,” an exhibition by the Midwest Paint Group and guests, offering contemporary explorations of what is considered to be a traditional, representational art form; through Oct. 16, 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.