Ithaca College Calendar of Events April 10—16
THURSDAY, APRIL 10
Jessica Savitch Distinguished Journalism Lecture Series talk by Emmy-winning reporter Carl Quintanilla, co-anchor of CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” business broadcast; 8 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
Performance by the Horn Choir, directed by Alex Shuhan; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Community-wide viewing and discussion of “The Story We Tell,” the second episode of the three-part PBS series “Race: the Power of an Illusion,” examining the biological myth of race, and its social and political construction; 3–5 p.m., Textor 101.
Annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium, a daylong presentation of works resulting from student-faculty collaborations; 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Campus Center.
Performance workshop by Tara Mateik, whose work is part of the “Strange Bedfellows” exhibit currently being shown at the Handwerker; 6 p.m., Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center.
FRIDAY, APRIL 11
Latin American Music Festival lecture by Karel Husa Visiting Professor of Composition Carlos Sánchez-Gutierrez; 7 p.m., Iger Lecture Hall, Whalen Center.
Guest recital by violinist Sylvia Ahramjian with pianist Nathan Hess; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
SATURDAY, APRIL 12
Guest master class by violinist Sylvia Ahramjian; 10 a.m. –noon, Nabenhauer Recital Room, Whalen Center.
Performance by the Contemporary Ensemble, directed by Jorge Villavicencio Grossmann, featuring works by Sánchez-Gutierrez, Sierra and León; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Stand-up comedy performance by Seth Meyers, host of NBC’s “Late Night” (admission charged); 8 p.m., Athletics and Events Center.
SUNDAY, APRIL 13
Performance by the Flute Ensemble, directed by Wendy Mehne, featuring works by Delaney, Parker, Pearce and Cooke; 4 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
TUESDAY, APRIL 15
“Data Visualization: A Conversation about Design, Magazines and Journalism in the Era of Big Data,” a presentation by award-winning magazine art director Cass Spencer; 7:30 p.m., Park Hall Auditorium.
Performance by the Graduate Percussion Quartet; 9 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16
Sustainability Case Competition finals, featuring student teams presenting their proposed marketing plans for the Greater Ithaca Activities Center (GIAC); 4 p.m., room 301, Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise.
“Uprisings for Democracy in the Middle East: Victories and Setbacks,” a talk by Stephen Zunes, an international relations scholar specializing in the Middle Eastern politics, U.S. foreign policy and nonviolent action; 7 p.m., Textor 102.
Performance by the Concert Band, conducted by Mark Fonder, featuring works by Maslanka, Bach/Reed, Gould, Mailman, Carter and Ito; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
“Money & Life,” a Sustainability Film Series screening of a documentary exploring the economic crisis as an opportunity, not a disaster; 7 p.m., Textor 101.
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.