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Fall/Spring Convocations 2007-2008

Monday September 3
10:00 am
Sibert Theatre

Ann Ommen
"Bert Williams: The Color Line on Broadway."


Monday September 10
10:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

India Children's Choir Concert


Wednesday September 19
7:00 pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Jon Waterman
"Global Warming: Oil Versus Wilderness and Climate Change in the Arctic National Wildfile Refuge"
IC CONNECTIONS


Monday September 24
10:00am
Rammelkamp Theatre

Russel Brazzel Classical Guitar Recital


Monday September 2
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Mark Pohlad
"Abraham Lincoln in American Art"


Wednesday September 26
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Pacific Boychoir Illinois College Fine Arts Series


Tuesday October 9
8:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Chad Creasey
1996 Illinois College graduate, special agent and member of the SWAT team for the FBI in Miami, Florida


Thursday October 11
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Keith Sawyer
"From Small Sparks to Big Ideas: The New Science of Creativity"


Tuesday October 16

Kirby 6

"Aama's Journey"
IC CONNECTIONS


Tuesday October 23
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Courtney Martin
"The State of Feminism Today"


Monday October 29
10:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

John McLaughlin Williams, Violinist


Monday October 29
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Kristin Douglas
"How Different Are Genetics and the Individual"


Monday October 29
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

John McLaughlin, Violinist
Garrett Allman, Pianist
Illinois College Fine Arts Series


Tuesday October 30
7:0pm
Rammelkamp Theatre

Kevin Locke
Native American Dance
IC CONNECTIONS


Sunday November 4
2:00pm
Sibert Theatre

IC Theatre Works
Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night"
CONVO CREDIT FOR ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY


Monday November 5
10:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Director Tammy Duckworth
Committed to Serving Country and Community
IC CONNECTIONS


Tuesday November 8
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

IC TheatreWorks
Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night"
CONVO CREDIT FOR ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY


Friday November 9
Sunday 7:30pm - Rammelkamp Theatre

Buxtehude Tercentenary Concert
Helen Skuggedal Reed
Rudy Zuiderveld
Garrett Allman
Addie Grammelspacher
Illinois College Concert Choir


Thursday November 15
7:00pm
Kirby 6

F.W. Zetter
Professor of Biology, University of Florida
"The Man Who Fed a Billion People: Friend or Foe?"


Friday November 16
8:00pm
Cummings

"Does HIV Look Like Me?"


Monday November 26
7:00pm
Crispin 220

Amy Eden
Red Cross International Humanitarian Law


Thursday November 29
7:00pm
Kirby 6

"Nanking Massacre"
DVD presentation with panel discussion to follow


Wednesday December 5
7:00pm
Kirby 6

K Thomas Robbins, MD
"The Problem of Cancer in Society"


Friday December 7
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Illinois College Annual Christmas Concert


Monday January 21
10:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Dr. Richard Maye
"Testament of Hope: Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr."


Monday January 21
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Illinois Humanities Council
Road Scholars Speakers Bureau


Monday February 4
10:00am
Sibert Theatre

Dr. Donald Worster
"John Wesley Powell"


Monday February 11
10:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Tejumola Ologoni
"Teju: The African American Storyteller"


Tuesday February 12
9:00am
Shermann Gym

Joan Goleman, M.D.
"The Female Athlete Triad"


Sunday February 24
4:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Diane Meredith Belcher, organist
Illinois College Fine Arts Series


Monday February 25
10:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

C.L. Lindsey
"Campus Computing: From Free Speech to Facebook"


Monday February 25
7:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Carl B. Westmoreland
"From Slavery to Freedom: A Historic Overview of the Underground Railroad"
CANCELLED


Thursday February 28
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Ross Wantland
"Men Can Stop Rape"


Friday February 29
9:00pm
Cummings

Preacher Moss
"End of Racism"
Comedy and Lecture


Sunday March 2
2:00pm
Sibert Theatre

"March Tale"
presented by Illinois College TheatreWorks
(Convo credit given for attending one performance - Sunday, March 2 OR Thursday, March 6)


Monday March 3
7:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Dr. Annette E. Jefferson
"Sojourner Truth: Some Kind of Woman"


Thursday March 6
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

"March Tale"
presented by Illinois College TheatreWorks
(Convo credit given for attending one performance - Sunday, March 2 OR Thursday, March 6)


Monday March 10
10:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Dr. Irvin Hentzel
"How to Win at Monopoly"


Tuesday March 25
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Baroque Band
Illinois College Fine Arts Series


Thursday March 27
7:30pm
Kirby 6

Claridge Lecture
Dr. Ronald Wallace


Sunday April 6
4:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Grada Celtic Ensemble
Illinois College Fine Arts Series


Monday April 7
10:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow
Bill Ross
"Into the Future: Climate Change, World Change, and Personal Choices"


Monday April 7
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar
James J. Sheehan


Wednesday April 9
7:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow
Bill Russ
"Ecology, Economy and Community: A Roadmap for the 21st Century"


Wednesday April 9
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Alex Sanchez
"Growing up Gay"


Tuesday April 15
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

Tom Hughes
"Yes I Can/Keys to Success"


Wednesday April 16
7:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

"Best of the Best: All Campus Societies"
Each society on campus will choose their best speaker to present a piece on various topics. All speeches will be judged and critiqued and the person with the best overall performance will be named The Best of the Best


Thursday April 17
8:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Robert Remini
Joe Patterson Smith Lecture
"Andrew Jackson and the Battle of New Orleans"


Monday April 21
10:00am
Sibert Theatre

Larry W. Richardson
"Where Panthers Prowl"


Monday April 21
7:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Larry W. Richardson
"Wild Orchids of South Florida"


Tuesday April 22
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Lee Hamilton
"Advice for the Next President"


Tuesday April 29
7:00pm
Sibert Theatre

"This I Believe"
For more information contact IBelieve@ic.edu


Saturday May 3
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra


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