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3/28/2008 Linfield Calendar of Events for April

THURSDAY, APRIL 3

HAMILTON LECTURE: Barbara B. Oberg, professor of history at Princeton University and general editor of the Papers of Thomas Jefferson, will speak on "Mr. Jefferson's Alexander Hamilton" Thursday, April 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2517.

SUNDAY, APRIL 6

CONCERT: The 5tet Woodwind Quintet will perform Sunday, April 6, at 3 p.m. in Delkin Recital Hall in the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.

TUESDAY, APRIL 8

LECTURE: Raichelle Glover, a former senior vice president with Bank of America, will speak on "Making Hard Choices" Tuesday, April 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Austin Reading Room at the Jerald R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2498.

ANTHROPOLOGY LECTURE: John H. Bodley, professor of anthropology at Washington State University, will speak on "Small Nations and Global Problems: Power, Scale and Growth in the Global Family" Tuesday, April 8, at 7 p.m. in Jonasson Hall, lower level of Melrose Hall, at Linfield College. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2504.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9

BUSINESS AND LIBERAL ARTS: "Reflections on Leadership: Liberal Education and the Global Economy," a panel discussion moderated by Linfield President Thomas L. Hellie and featuring Peter B. Hamilton, retired president of Brunswick Corporation's Boat Group; Curtis W. Baker, a retired managing director of Merrill Lynch & Co.; and Raichelle Glover, a former senior vice president with Bank of America, will be presented Wednesday, April 9, at 8 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2498.

FRIDAY, APRIL 11

CONCERT: The Linfield Chamber Orchestra will present a concert Friday, April 11, at 8 p.m. in the First Baptist Church, 125 S. Cowls. For ticket information, call 503-883-2637.

MONDAY, APRIL 14

DANCE GROUP: The African art form of stepping will be showcased in a performance by Step Afrika on Monday, April 14, at 8 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2511.

TUESDAY, APRIL 15

HAMILTON LECTURE: Seth Cotlar, associate professor of history at Willamette University, will speak on "Why did the Democrats of the 1790s hate Alexander Hamilton so much?" Tuesday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2517.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16

ART EXHIBIT: Northwest artist Nan Curtis will use everyday objects such as cotton, lighters and carpet to explore questions relating to family and social taboos during "True Colors," an exhibit that will run April 16 through May 10 in the Linfield College Fine Art Gallery in the James F. Miller Fine Arts Center. An opening artist’s reception will be held Wednesday, April 16, at 6 p.m. in the gallery. For more information, call 503-883-2804.

FACULTY LECTURE: Diane Welch, associate professor of nursing, will speak on "Pandemic Flu: Truth and Consequences" Wednesday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2409.

TUESDAY, APRIL 22

PRESIDENTIAL POLITICS: Kathleen Hall Jamieson, the director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania, will speak on "Making Sense of the 2008 Presidential Election" Tuesday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2477.

BAND CONCERT: The annual spring band concert will be held Tuesday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 125 Cowls. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23

GHANA CONCERT: A concert by Nii Tettey Tetteh and the Kusun Ensemble, a visiting band from Ghana, will be presented Wednesday, April 23, at 8 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2222 or 503-883-2275.

SUNDAY, APRIL 27

CONCERT: "Carnival of the Animals and More," a concert by the advanced chamber music class with special guest narrator Tom Gressler, professor emeritus of theatre, will be presented Sunday, April 27, at 2 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2275.

THURSDAY, MAY 1

AUTHOR READING: Award-winning author Diana Abu-Jaber will read from her novel "Crescent" Thursday, May 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jereld R. Nicholson Library at Linfield College. The reading is part of the MacReads Community Reading series and is free and open to the public. For more information, call 503-883-2517.