The Claremont Colleges Events

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  • Friday, September 29

    • Friday Noon Concert Series - Mozart, Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478
      Friday, September 29

      Friday Noon Concert Series - Mozart, Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478

      12:15 PM

      Balch Auditorium
      Scripps College
      10th and Columbia
      1030 Columbia Avenue
      Claremont, 91711
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      (909) 607-3266

      Jacqueline Suzuki, violin; Cynthia Fogg (Pomona), viola; Tom Flaherty (Pomona), cello; Susan Svrček, piano. Sponsored by the Departments of Music at Pomona and Scripps colleges. Doors open at noon. Food is not permitted in the auditorium. All artists and programs subject to change.

    • Friday Noon Concert Series:
      Mozart, Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478
      Friday, September 29

      Friday Noon Concert Series:
      Mozart, Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478

      12:15 PM

      Balch Auditorium
      Scripps College
      10th and Columbia
      1030 Columbia Avenue
      Claremont, 91711
      Map this Address
      (909) 607-3266

      Jacqueline Suzuki, violin; Cynthia Fogg (Pomona faculty), viola; Tom Flaherty (Pomona faculty), cello; Susan Svrček, piano. Sponsored by the Departments of Music at Pomona and Scripps Colleges. Doors open at noon. Admission is free and open to the public. Food is not permitted in the auditorium. All artists and programs subject to change.

  • Saturday, September 30

    • Presented by The Scripps College Press:
      Islamic-World Papermaking with Radha Pandey
      Saturday, September 30

      Presented by The Scripps College Press:
      Islamic-World Papermaking with Radha Pandey

      10:00 AM

      Scripps College Press
      Scripps College
      Claremont, 91711
      (909) 607-4089

      Radha Pandey will introduce participants to the history and practice of Islamic papermaking using natural fibers and authentic tools. Participants will have an opportunity to experiment and create a limited number of sheets as time allows. All experience levels, including beginner, are welcome.

      Mail $100 check payable to "Scripps College Press" by 9/20/17 to Scripps College Press, 1030 Columbia Ave #2025, Claremont, CA 91711. Include your name, address, phone and email with your payment.

    • Genevieve Feiwen Lee: A Concert of Piano & Harpsichord Music
      Saturday, September 30

      Genevieve Feiwen Lee: A Concert of Piano & Harpsichord Music

      8:00 PM

      Bridges Hall of Music
      Pomona College
      150 E. 4th Street
      Claremont, 91711
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      (909) 607-2671

      Grammy-nominated pianist, Genevieve Feiwen Lee, will offer a program of music for piano and harpsichord by Claude Debussy and Sofia Gubaidulina, Elisabeth-Claude Jacquet de La Guerre and Antoine Forqueray. Selections will include preludes from Debussy Book 1 and Gubaidulina's Musical Toys.

  • Monday, October 2

    • Harry Markowitz: "Progress Towards a Game of Life Decision Support System"
      Monday, October 2

      Harry Markowitz: "Progress Towards a Game of Life Decision Support System"

      11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

      Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
      Claremont McKenna College
      385 East 8th Street
      From Indian Hill Blvd., east on 10th to Columbia, right on Columbia to 8th St., left on 8th street.
      Claremont, 91711
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      (909) 621-8244

      Nobel laureate in economic sciences (1990); adjunct professor of finance and accounting, U.C. San Diego

    • John Stratton Hawley: "Blind Faith: The Hindi Poet Surdas and his Visual Legacy"
      Monday, October 2

      John Stratton Hawley: "Blind Faith: The Hindi Poet Surdas and his Visual Legacy"

      6:00 - 8:00 PM

      Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
      Claremont McKenna College
      385 East 8th Street
      From Indian Hill Blvd., east on 10th to Columbia, right on Columbia to 8th St., left on 8th street.
      Claremont, 91711
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      (909) 621-8244

      Claire Tow. professor of religion, Barnard College, Columbia University

  • Tuesday, October 3

    • Gilda Ochoa: Where the Past Meets the Present: Latina/o Migration, Roots, and Resistance in L.A.
      Tuesday, October 3

      Gilda Ochoa: Where the Past Meets the Present: Latina/o Migration, Roots, and Resistance in L.A.

      12:15 PM

      Hampton Room, Malott Commons
      Scripps College
      345 E. 9th Street
      9th and Columbia
      Claremont, 91711
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      (909) 607-1870

      Gilda Ochoa, Pomona professor of Chicana/o-Latina/o studies at Pomona College and author of "Becoming Neighbors in a Mexican American Community," will talk about immigration and community organizing in the context of the L.A. County community of La Puente. This case-study approach would allow for an increased awareness of the history of inequality in this predominately Latina/o community, the struggles surrounding immigration and intra-ethnic relationships, and the current organizing for sanctuary in the city and the school district. This program is presented in partnership with the Scripps College Humanities Institute.

    • Humanities Institute - Fall 2017 - The World at Our Doorsteps:
      Where the Past Meets the Present: Latina/o Migration, Roots,and Resistance in L.A. County
      Tuesday, October 3

      Humanities Institute - Fall 2017 - The World at Our Doorsteps:
      Where the Past Meets the Present: Latina/o Migration, Roots,and Resistance in L.A. County

      12:15 - 1:15 PM

      Hampton Room, Malott Commons
      Scripps College
      345 E. 9th Street
      9th and Columbia
      Claremont, 91711
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      (909) 621-8237

      Gilda Ochoa, Pomona professor of Chicana/o-Latina/o studies at Pomona College and author of "Becoming Neighbors in a Mexican American Community," will talk about immigration and community organizing in the context of the LA County community of La Puente. This case-study approach would allow for an increased awareness of the history of inequality in this predominately Latina/o community, the struggles surrounding immigration and intra-ethnic relationships, and the current organizing for sanctuary in the city and the school district. This program is presented in partnership with the Scripps College Office of Public Events and Community Programs.

    • Christian Rudder: "Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One's Looking)"
      Tuesday, October 3

      Christian Rudder: "Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One's Looking)"

      6:00 - 8:00 PM

      Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
      Claremont McKenna College
      385 East 8th Street
      From Indian Hill Blvd., east on 10th to Columbia, right on Columbia to 8th St., left on 8th street.
      Claremont, 91711
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      (909) 621-8244

      Co-founder, OkCupid

    • Dr. Bruce J. Nelson '74 Distinguished Speaker Series:
      Caren Cooper, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
      Tuesday, October 3

      Dr. Bruce J. Nelson '74 Distinguished Speaker Series:
      Caren Cooper, North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

      7:00 PM

      Shanahan Center
      Harvey Mudd College
      320 East Foothill Boulevard
      Claremont, 91711
      (909) 607-0943

      Citizen science movements challenge the world to consider radical, new relationships among scientists and engineers and nonexperts. Rather than casting members of the public as passive recipients of scientific and technological information, speakers of the 2017 Nelson Series will offer models for engagement and collaboration intended to promote meaningful public participation in science.Admission to this public lecture series is complimentary. Unless otherwise specified, events are held in the auditorium of the R. Michael Shanahan Center for Teaching and Learning at Harvey Mudd College located at 320 E. Foothill Blvd., Claremont. A dessert reception follows each lecture.

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