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Fall/Spring Convocations 2008-2009

Tuesday September 2
7:30pm
Sherman Gym
 
Dennis O'Sullivan
"Pure Performance"

Monday September 8
11:00 am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Jane Ann Moore
"Elijah & Owen Lovejoy: Heroes of Anti Slavery Illinois"
IC CONNECTIONS


Wednesday September 10
7:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Dr. Peter A. Verkruyse
"Political Debates Then and Now: What We Can Learn From Lincoln and Douglas"


Thursday September 11
7:00 pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Patrick Brannan
Jimmy Duncan
"Real Life War Experiences of American Soldiers"



Monday September 15
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Nonie Darwish
"Now They Call Me Infidel"



Wednesday September 17
7:00pm
Crispin

Constitution Day
Senator Deanna Demuzio
"The Importance of the Constitution to Citizens of the United States"



Friday September 19
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Chicago Acappella
Illinois College Fine Arts Series



Friday September 19
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Jose Tapia
"Upcoming Election Issues"



Monday September 29
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Kurt Eichenwald
"Business Ethics in the 21st Century: The View From a Corporate Crime Expert"
IC CONNECTIONS



Tuesday October 7
8:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Camille Cellucci
"Making Movie Magic, An Inside Look at Visual Effects"



Sunday October 12
4:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Organist William Ness
Illinois College Fine Arts Series



Monday October 13
11:00pm
Kirby 6

Dr. James Hallwas
"Desperadoes: Notorious Outlaws of Early Illinois"



Wednesday October 15
7:00pm
Kirby 6

Brian DeMarco
"The Ultra-Cold Frontier"



Friday October 24
8:00pm
Cummings

Michelle Garb
"Fat Brain, Skinny Body-Eating Disorders"



Saturday October 25
7:00pm
Sherman Gymnasium

United States Army Field Band Concert



Monday October 27
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Tyrone Hayes
"From Silent Spring to Silent Night: "What Do Frogs Tell Us About Human Health?"
IC CONNECTIONS



Thursday October 30
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College Theatre Works
"Playing for Time"
IC CONNECTIONS(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)



Friday October 31
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College Theatre Works
"Playing for Time"
IC CONNECTIONS(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)



Sunday November 2
2:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College Theatre Works
"Playing for Time"
IC CONNECTIONS(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)



Thursday November 6
7:30am
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College Theatre Works
"Playing for Time"
IC CONNECTIONS(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)



Friday November 7
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College Theatre Works
"Playing for Time"
IC CONNECTIONS(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)



Saturday November 8
7:30pm 
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College Theatre Works
"Playing for Time"
IC CONNECTIONS(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)



Sunday November 9
4:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

The Food of Love
featuring Eugenia Zukerman and Claire Bloom
Illinois College Fine Arts Series



Thursday November 13
8:00pm
Kirby 6

Dr. Kevin Stein
Poet Laureate of Illinois, poetry reading



Friday November 14
4:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Rebecca Herzig
Darwin's Dilemma: On Faith, Science, and Body Hair



November 17
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Dr. Ellen J. Kennedy
"Genocide in the 20th Century and Darfur"



Monday November 17
7:00pm
Kirby 6

W.D. Sanders Trophies in Oratory for Men



Wednesday November 19
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre
 

Claude Smith
Claridge Writer-in-Residence
"Red Men in Red Square and Other BreakAway Phenomena"


Friday November 21
7:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Randy Steidl
"Witness to Innocence: An Innocent Person Who Survived Death Row"


Monday November 24
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Bill Tennill
"Mental Illness and Suicide Awareness"


Friday December 5
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Theatre

Christmas Festival Concert
Illinois College Concert Choir, Renaissance Singers and the Wind Ensemble


Saturday December 6
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra and Chorale and the Illinois College Concert Choir and four vocal soloists "A Grand Holiday Messiah Plus Pops""


Monday January 19
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Robert T. Sells "A Chronicle of the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr."


Monday January 26
11:00am
Sibert Theatre

Mark Pohlad
"The Camera and Abraham Lincoln"


Monday February 9
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Naima Tonya Johnston
"Negro Spirituals as a Historical American Art Form"


Saturday February 14
8:00pm
Cummings

Maria Falzone
"Sex Rules! Rules to Greater and Safer Sex"


Sunday February 15
8:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Mike Shiley
"Inside Iraq: The Untold Stories"


Monday February 16
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

Shira Nayman
"Traumas and Triumphs: Writers Grappling With the Nightmares of History"


Tuesday February 17
4:00pm
Kirby 6

Bonnie Shulman "Feminist Science Education: Re-examining What and How We Teach and to Whom"


Thursday February 19th
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College TheatreWorks
"Anon(ymous)"
(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)


Saturday February 21
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Salvation Army Staff Band of Chicago
Illinois College Fine Arts Series


Sunday February 22
2:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College TheatreWorks
"Anon(ymous)"
(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)


Monday February 23
11:00am
Sibert Theatre

Henry Mollicone
Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow "Music and Social Justice; Some Observations"


Thursday February 26
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Henry Mollicone
Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow
"Music and Social Justice; Some Observations"


Thursday March 5
7:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Donald H. Doyle
"Jacksonville as a Mirror on America in the 19th Century"

Monday March 9
8:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar
Philip D. Gingerich
"Fossils and Evolution: What We Know and How We Know It"

Tuesday March 10
7:30pm
Kirby 6

Poet, David Clewell

Tuesday March 24
7:30pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Arianna String Quartet
Illinois College Fine Arts Series

Saturday April 4
8:00 am
Sibert Theatre

Teri Jendusa Nicolai
Domestic Violence Prevention

Monday April 6
7:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Chris Valillo
"Abraham Lincoln in Song"

Sunday April 19
4:00pm
Rammelkamp Chapel

Underground Railway Theatre
"Are You Ready, My Sister"
Illinois College Fine Arts Series


Monday April 20
11:00am
Rammelkamp Chapel

A commemorative program for Holocaust Remembrance Day (Shoah)

 Wednesday April 22
4:00pm
Kirby 6

Jacob Manske "Puzzles on Combinatorics"


 Thursday April 23
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College TheatreWorks
"The Secret Garden"
(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)


Sunday April 26
2:00pm
Sibert Theatre

Illinois College TheatreWorks
"The Secret Garden"
(Convo credit given for attending one performance only)


Tuesday April 28
7:30pm
Sibert Theatre

Nepal Video Presentation by Phi Alpha members Dered Marin, Evan Stewart and Kabindra Malla


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