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October Events at Lawrence University

Oct. 1-30
Art Exhibition: “Chest on Chest,” woodworker BA Harrington; “Migrant Mother, W.P.A.Prints and the Dust Bowl Era,” and Nathan Vernau, “Scraps & Debris”; Wriston Art Center galleries. Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, noon – 4 p.m., closed Mondays.

Oct. 2
Presentation: Matt Glowacki, diversity speaker, discussing “able-ism,” “look-ism” and racism; Warch Campus Center Cinema, 7 p.m.

Povolny Lecture Series in International Studies: Professor Michael Fosdal, Lawrence London Centre, “Divided Kingdom: Britain after the Scottish Independence Referendum” Wriston Art Center auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 4
Lecture-recital: Alisa Jordheim, Scandinavian Art Song; Harper Hall, 3 p.m.

Oct. 5
Master class: Matthew Slotkin, guitar; Shattuck Hall 46, 1 p.m.

Master class: Craig Butterfield, double bass; Harper Hall, 1 p.m.

Student recital: Nestor Dominguez, trumpet; Lawrence.Memorial Chapel, 1 p.m.

Guest recital: Dez Cordas: Matthew Slotkin, guitar and Craig Butterfield, double bass, Harper Hall, 8 p.m.

Oct. 6
Spoerl Lectureship in Science and Society Series: Neil Ever Osborne, conservation photographer, Toronto, Canada, “Defining Conservation Photography”; Wriston Art Center auditorium, 7 p.m.

Concert: The Speedbumps; Warch Campus Center, 7 p.m.

Oct. 8
Lawrence Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Band @ Rik’s Cafe’; Warch Campus Center, 10 p.m.

Oct. 9
Art @ Noon: 20-minute tour of the current exhibitions; Wriston Art Center lobby, 12 noon.

Author reading: nonfiction writer Tom Zoellner; Main Hall 201, 4:30 p.m.

Oct. 10
Lawrence University Choirs Concert: Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 8 p.m.

Oct. 11
Lawrence Symphony Orchestra Concert, Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 8 p.m.

Oct. 12
Faculty recital: Janet Anthony, cello, with Erin Lesser, flute, and Anthony Padilla, piano; Harper Hall, 3 p.m.

Oct. 13
Archaeological Institute of America Lecture: Thomas Carpenter, professor of classics at Ohio University, “The Un-Heroic in Archaic Greek Art”; Wriston Art Center auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 14
“Defamation,” a play that explores the highly charged issues of race, religion, gender, class and the law with a twist: the audience is the jury; Warch Campus Center, 7 p.m.

Oct. 16
Piano master class: Wu Han: Harper Hall, 8 p.m.

Oct. 17
Faculty Baroque Recital: Steven Paul Spears, tenor, and Janet Anthony, cello; Harper Hall, 6:30 p.m.

Artist Series Concert: David Finckel, cello; Wu Han, piano; and Philip Setzer, violin, Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 8 p.m. 832-6749 for tickets.

Oct. 18
Lawrence University Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band Concert; Lawrence Memoiral Chapel, 8 p.m.

Oct. 19
Lawrence Academy of Music Faculty Showcase Recital: Harper Hall, 1 p.m.

Faculty recital: Steven Paul Spears, tenor: Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 3 p.m.

Oct. 22
New Music Series: Yarn/Wire, a quartet of two percussionists and two pianists; Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 8 p.m.

Oct. 26
Marian Anderson Tribute Concert: Various performers will present the same program Marian Anderson performed in her December 5, 1941. Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 4 p.m.

Ethnomusicology Lecture with Guest Tes Slominski; Harper Hall, 7 p.m.

Guest recital: Sumner Truax, saxophone; Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 8 p.m.

Oct. 27
Spoerl Lectureship in Science and Society Series: Dan Brinkmeier, associate in anthropology and zoology, and ECCo Fellow, The Field Museum, Chicago, “Communication Issues, Educational Outreach Programs and Community Conservation”; Wriston Art Center auditorium, 7 p.m.

Oct. 28
Civic Life Project Film Screening: A screening of student-produced documentaries on issues of concern to Fox Cities residents; Fox Valley Technical College 6:30 p.m.

Povolny Lecture Series in International Studies: David Brandenberger, associate professor of history and international studies, University of Richmond, “Joseph Stalin and the Accidental Creation of Modern Russian National Identity” Wriston Art Center auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Guest recital: Jean-Baptiste Robin, organist at the Royal Chapel in palace of Versailles; Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 8 p.m.

Oct. 29
Improvisational Group of Lawrence University Concert: Harper Hall, 8 p.m.

Oct. 30-31
Theatre Arts Musical: “GODSPELL”; Stansbury Theatre, 8 p.m.

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