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Tuesday, March 3, 2009

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Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Tuesday Noon Academy: Lara Deeb: "Women's Public Participation, Sexual Rights and Social Change in Shi'i Lebanon". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, 345 E. 9th Street.

Scripps College Art Department Spring 2009 Lecture Series: Byron Kim. [Lectures & Seminars] 1:30 pm, Scripps College, Lang Hall, Rm 221.

Institute on Signifying Scriptures Distinguished Speaker Series: Charles H. Long: "Critical Perspectives on Religion in the 21st Century". [Lectures & Seminars] 4:00 pm, Albrecht Auditorium, 925 North Dartmouth Avenue.

The Mystery of Sleep: Conference and Lecture Series: Gayle Greene: "Insomnia". [Lectures & Seminars] 4:15 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, 345 E. 9th Street.

Physics and Astronomy 2009 Colloquium: Eric Cornell: "What's Special About the World of Two Dimensions". [Lectures & Seminars, Science & Technology] 4:30 pm, Seaver North Auditorium, 645 N. College Avenue.

Round Table Discussion: "Rediscovering the Passions in International Relations". [Lectures & Seminars] 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Roya Hakakian: "Journey From the Land of No: A Childhood Caught in Revolutionary Iran". [Lectures & Seminars] 7:30 pm, Garrison Theater, 231 E. 10th Street.

Literary Series: Will Alexander. [Lectures & Seminars] 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm, Ena Thompson Reading Room 108, Crookshank Hall, 140 W. Sixth Street.

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Kenny Endo: "Wind and Water". [Lectures & Seminars, Live Entertainment - Music] 4:15 pm, Lyman Hall, Thatcher Music Building, 340 N. College Ave..

Claremont Discourse: Heather Waldroup: "Photos from an American Album: The Albatross Nudes, 1899-1900". [Lectures & Seminars, Art & Artisans] 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm, Honnold/Mudd Library, 800 Dartmouth Avenue.

Jamaica Kincaid. [Lectures & Seminars] 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Richard Amesbury: "Plurality Beyond Pluralism: 'World Religions,' Secularization, and Theological Education". [Lectures & Seminars] 7:00 pm, Mudd Theater, 1325 N. College Ave..

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Scripps College Art Department Spring 2009 Lecture Series: Anders Ruhwald. [Lectures & Seminars] 9:00 am, Scripps College, Lang Hall, Rm 221.

Professor Anne R. Pebley: "Los Angeles Families and Neighborhoods". [Lectures & Seminars] 11:00 am to 12:00 pm, Hahn Building, 420 Harvard Avenue.

International Place Lunch and Conversation: Cecilia Conrad: "The World May Be Flat, But the Playing Field is Still Uneven". [Lectures & Seminars] 11:45 am to 1:00 pm, McKenna Auditorium, 390 E. 9th St..

Reverend Carolyn Sheets Owen-Towle: "Damngorgeous". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, 345 E. 9th Street.

Edda Broderick: "The Magic of Peru". [Lectures & Seminars] 1:30 pm, Lyman Hall, Thatcher Music Building, 340 N. College Ave..

Daniel Hamermesh: "Beauty in the Labor Market". [Lectures & Seminars] 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Celebrate the Next Chapter of Your Life: Retirement Opportunities. [Seniors, Lectures & Seminars, Material World] 7:00 pm, Laemmle's Claremont 5, 450 West Second St..

Friday, March 6, 2009

Stauffer Colloquim: Dr. Gregory Herek: "Beyond 'Homophobia': What Social Science Tells Us About Sexual Prejudice". [Lectures & Seminars] 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Claremont Graduate University, 150 E. 10th Street.

Saturday, March 7, 2009

Evaggelos Vallianatos: "The Passion of the Greeks: Christianity and the Rape of the Hellenes". [History & Heritage, Lectures & Seminars] 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, The Claremont Forum Community Gallery, 586 West First Street.

Monday, March 9, 2009

Rebecca Sparks '71, Nutrition Education: "Eating Well for You and the Environment". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, 345 E. 9th Street.

Tom Linebarger '86: "President's Leader Forum". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Artemy Troitsky: "Between Putin and Piracy: Popular Culture in Modern Russia". [Lectures & Seminars, Live Entertainment - Music, Pop Culture] 1:15 pm, Lyman Hall, Thatcher Music Building, 340 N. College Ave..

Thomas Christensen: "U.S. Policy Toward a Rising China: Recent Lessons and Future Challenges". [Lectures & Seminars] 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Tuesday Noon Academy: Mark Golub: "Legal Fictions About Racial Facts". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, 345 E. 9th Street.

Joseph Cirincione: "Can Barack Obama Eliminate Nuclear Weapons?". [Lectures & Seminars] 4:15 pm to 5:45 pm, Broad Center, 1050 N. Mills Avenue.

Yu Hua: "A Writer's China". [Lectures & Seminars] 4:15 pm, Hahn Building, 420 Harvard Avenue.

Adam Michnik: "Global Anti-Semitism". [Lectures & Seminars] 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Pomona College English Colloquium: Eric Weisbard: "Top 40 Democracy: Elton John and Pop Music Formats in the Rock Era". [Lectures & Seminars, Live Entertainment - Music, Pop Culture] 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Ena Thompson Reading Room 108, Crookshank Hall, 140 W. Sixth Street.

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Jonathan Rosenberg '83. [Lectures & Seminars, Science & Technology] 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

State of the European Union Address: "The Czech Presidency and Challenges to the European Union". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, 345 E. 9th Street.

Drucker Centennial Event: On-Stage Conversation with Jack Bergstrand and Rajiv Dutta. [Lectures & Seminars, Business & Management] 6:30 pm, Balch Auditorium, 9th and Columbia.

Sandra Tsing Loh: "Mother on Fire". [Lectures & Seminars, Art & Artisans, Live Entertainment - Spoken Word] 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

CGU English Colloquia: Open Mic Night. [Lectures & Seminars] 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Humanities Resource Center (HRC), 131 E. Tenth Street.

Thursday, March 12, 2009

Hart Institute Lecture Series "The Environment and American Society": Daniel Esty, Yale Law School: "Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy". [Lectures & Seminars] 11:00 am to 12:30 pm, Rose Hills Theater, Smith Campus Center, 170 E. 6th Street.

International Place Lunch and Conversation: Benyue Liu ('10 HMC): "Sustainable Public Transportation in Nanjing, China". [Lectures & Seminars] 11:45 am to 1:00 pm, McKenna Auditorium, 390 E. 9th St..

Anne Hastings: "Building an Economic Foundation for Democracy". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Saturday, March 14, 2009

Drucker School Information Session - Special Topic: Sustainability and Social Marketing. [Lectures & Seminars] 9:00 am to 11:00 am, Burkle Building Lobby.

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Claremont Graduate University invites you to a brown bag lunch: Arts Management Information Session. [Lectures & Seminars, Art & Artisans] 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm, LA County Arts Commission, 1055 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 800, , , , Los Angeles.

Saturday, March 21, 2009

If God is All, Where is He at this Moment?. [Body, Mind & Spirit, Lectures & Seminars, Self-Help & Support] 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, Claremont United Methodist Church, 211 W. Foothill Blvd..

Monday, March 23, 2009

Janet Currie: "Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise? Child Health and Human Capital Development". [Lectures & Seminars] 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Kenneth Pyle: "U.S.-Japan Relations". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Tuesday Noon Academy: Susan Anderson '75: "Nostalgia for a Trumpet: Poems of Memory and History". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, 345 E. 9th Street.

CGU English Colloquia: Elaine Showalter, Princeton University: "American Women Writers and American Literature". [Lectures & Seminars] 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm, Board of Trustees Room, Harper Hall, 160 E. 10th Street.

The Mystery of Sleep: Conference and Lecture Series: Carol Worthman: "Sleep in Other Cultures: A Comparative View". [Lectures & Seminars] 4:15 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, 345 E. 9th Street.

Semion Lyandres: "The Russian Revolution and Its Legacy". [Lectures & Seminars, History & Heritage] 6:45 pm to 8:00 pm, Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum, 385 East 8th Street.

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Pomona College Distinguished Speaker Series: David Plouffe: "The Obama Phenomenon: What's Next?". [Lectures & Seminars] 8:00 pm, Bridges Auditorium, Pomona College, 450 N. College Way.

Thursday, March 26, 2009

International Place Lunch and Conversation: Marie-Denise Shelton: "Haitian Writers and the American Occupation (1915-1934)". [Lectures & Seminars] 11:45 am to 1:00 pm, McKenna Auditorium, 390 E. 9th St..

Cesar E. Chavez Celebration 2009: Gustavo Arrellano: "Humor in a Caliente Vein: Satire and its Relationship to Saving the Mexican Race". [Lectures & Seminars] 12:00 pm, Hampton Room, Malott Commons, Scripps College, 345 E. 9th Street.

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