ACTORS come AUDITION for the Department of Theatre and Dance’s Block 8 show YELLOW FACE a biting comedy of mistaken and taken identity by award winning playwright David Henry Hwang, directed by assistant professor Idris Goodwin.
“Hwang uses the satirical format to ask what it means to be classified by ethnicity….Behind the laughter, this is a probingly political play” — The Guardian
AUDITIONS will be held the weeks of Feb 20th and 27th Email Idris.Goodwin@coloradocollege.edu to secure a time slot

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Matthew Desmond will discuss his New York Times bestseller “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City” at the Daniel Patrick O’Connor Memorial Lecture on Thursday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. in the Richard Celeste Theater, Cornerstone Arts Center.
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Posted by Lisa.Ruth@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 18, 2017 digest.

“I’m for Truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for Justice, no matter who it is for or against. I’m a human being, first and foremost, and as such I’m for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.”
READ more quotes on Education, browse books about African Americans of the Western Frontier, & Celebrate African American History at the South side of Tutt Library…

Posted by Mimi.Wheatwind@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 18, 2017 digest.

Why does it matter that Jesus lived and died under imperial rule? How did Christian ideas shape the modern world? How has the Bible been used to dominate and exclude, and how has it been used to resist? Explore these and other questions in RE 130: Christianity-an introduction to what is arguably world history’s most consequential tradition. Local field trips offer first-hand familiarity with Christianity’s surprising diversity across lines of race, gender, and class. Next taught in Block 6 by Prof. Devaka Premawardhana.

Posted by dpremawardhana@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 17, 2017 digest.

CC Hockey hosts #1 Minnesota Duluth this weekend! TONIGHT Friday, Feb 17 @ 7:30pm – Televised on CBS Sports AND TOMORROW Saturday, Feb 18 @ 7pm Your Tigers beat and tied Minnesota Duluth a few weeks ago – students get your tickets at the Worner Desk so you can watch another upset!
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Posted by Jessica.Bennett@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 17, 2017 digest.

Arts and Crafts, along with the Haydel Endowed Fund in Craft Media, is offering 5 workshops taught by CC Alumni. NO COST to participants- learn Beginning Sewing, Pine Needle Basketry, Soft Fiber Basketry, Direct Application Dyeing , or Wet Felting Techniques. Sign-up at Worner Desk in the Arts and Crafts Book. Open now to sign-ups!

Posted by jsteiner@COLORADOCOLLEGE.EDU for the February 17, 2017 digest.