Examines those social forces, both historical and contemporary, that have brought about racial and ethnic ‘diversity’ and ‘difference’ in the U.S. Attention to the histories and experiences of Native Peoples, African Americans, Latinos and Asian Americans. Taking a comparative approach, it puts into focus the shared histories of racialization among these groups without losing sight of asymmetrical relations of power informing these histories.

Posted by linzer@coloradocollege.edu for the August 29, 2018 digest.

Do you play a musical instrument? Have you always wanted to? The CC Music Department offers private lessons on piano, guitar, voice, and all orchestral and band instruments as well as group piano, guitar, and voice. Registration is now open and will continue until the end of week 2 of Block 1. New and returning students are invited to come to Packard 116 for more information and to sign up now! Office hours are 8:30-4:30, M-F.

Posted by lgregory@coloradocollege.edu for the August 29, 2018 digest.

Membership in the CC Choir is open for Fall, 2018!. Faculty, students, staff, and members of the community are all welcome. THERE IS NO AUDITION! Rehearsals are Mondays 4:00-5:30 in the Cornerstone Arts Center Flex Room. FIRST REHEARSAL was August 27. This 70-90 voice concert choir presents major concerts with orchestra, in Shove Chapel. To join, purchase the music in the bookstore and attend a rehearsal in block 1. This choir is offered Fall semester ONLY. Questions? Email Deborah Teske dteske@coloradocollege.edu

Posted by lgregory@coloradocollege.edu for the August 29, 2018 digest.

The Colorado College Chamber Chorus announces auditions for 2018-2019. This 24-32 -voice select choir performs music in many styles, both a cappella and with instruments. Rehearsals are every Tuesday from 4:00-5:30, plus some additional time for sectionals TBA. Auditions are August 30 and 31 in the afternoon, by appointment. No prepared piece required, but if you have one you are encouraged to bring it! A sign-up sheet will be posted on the door of Packard Room 136 by Monday Aug. 27. Questions? Contact Deborah Teske dteske@coloradocollege.edu.

Posted by lgregory@coloradocollege.edu for the August 29, 2018 digest.

Please join us for our first Kaffeestunde this year at the German House, today, Wednesday, Aug. 29, from 3:30-4:30pm! Get to know our new students, house residents, majors, minors, exchange students, faculty, staff, and other visitors. Catch up with old friends, make new friends, check out the house, and learn about all the exciting events we have going on this year. There will be coffee and other refreshments, as well as all kinds of German pastries. Everyone is welcome! Bring a friend and hope to see you later today!

Posted by csteckenbiller@coloradocollege.edu for the August 29, 2018 digest.

For ANYBODY and EVERYBODY interested in ACTING do NOT miss TH205 ACTING WORKSHOP *** starts TODAY at 3pm (Cossitt Hall, South Studio) and then meets every TUESDAY and THURSDAY 3-5pm thru the Fall Semester *** An Adjunct/Extended format class for ONE WHOLE UNIT OF CREDIT *** Ideal for everyone performing in any way – stage, film, dance, stand-up comedy, you name it – the perfect chance to seriously develop those skills and only 4 hours a week! *** So SIGN UP or just TURN UP ***

Posted by amanley@coloradocollege.edu for the August 28, 2018 digest.