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Convocation: Winona LaDuke

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 08:11:23 -0600

Native American environmentalist and rural development economist Winona LaDuke works on sustainable development and food systems.


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Convocation: Mary Kay Magistad

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 08:28:30 -0500

Journalist and international correspondent Mary Kay Magistad explores the ideas, trends and twists shaping the 21st century.


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Convocation: Deborah Bial

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:45:12 -0500

Education strategist Deborah Bial discusses the complicated context of diversity in leadership positions.


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Convocation: Courtney Martin

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:04:32 -0500

Author and culture critic Courtney Martin explores how people are redefining the American Dream.


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Convocation: Diana Yanez

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 09:24:41 -0500

Actor and filmmaker Diana Yanez is known for her comedic performances about growing up as the daughter of Cuban immigrants in Miami.


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Convocation: David Fathi

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 11:14:21 -0500

Director of the ACLU National Prison Project, David Fathi promotes a fair and effective criminal justice system.


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Opening Convocation 2017

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 13:10:23 -0500

Opening Convocation ceremony featuring remarks by President Steven G. Poskanzer and honorary degree recipient Harry B. Gray.


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Convocation: Alex Wellen

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:34:06 -0500

In 1996, Alex Wellen invented and patented a unique table-tennis paddle that would take him on a seven-year journey through numerous career fields. His contributions have appeared in print and on various radio and television stations. He is currently an independent television producer and freelance writer at The Writer’s Grotto in San Francisco. The title of his presentation is 'What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?'


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Convocation: Ronald Takaki

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:33:30 -0500

The grandson of Japanese plantation laborers in Hawaii, Ronald Takaki is Professor of Ethnic Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. After receiving his Ph.D. in American history from Berkeley in 1967, Takaki was hired by UCLA to teach that school's first Black History course. Takaki is a prolific writer with several award winning and Pulitzer Prize nominated books to his credit. The title of his presentation is 'America in a Different Mirror: Re-Visioning Our History.'


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Convocation: John Jewczyn '69

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:32:46 -0500

As a cameraman for NBC in New York, John Jewczyn '69 has filmed a variety of celebrities and politicians. With a background in art, psychology, and photography, he credits Carleton for his start in film and was part of Carleton's first film studies program. His presentation, is titled 'Beyond the Ivory Tower: Adventures in the Real World with a Carleton Education.'


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Convocation: Meg Lowman

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:32:26 -0500

For over 25 years, Meg Lowman has designed new methods for exploration of the rain forest canopy. She travels worldwide to 'map' the canopy for biodiversity and to work on conservation of forests. In 2003 she became the Director of Environmental Initiatives and Professor of Biology and Environmental Studies at New College of Florida. The title of her presentation is 'Life in the Treetops: Challenges in Tropical Biology.'


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Convocation: Kate Wenner

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:31:50 -0500

Journalist and former ABC 20/20 TV producer Kate Wenner is also an acclaimed fiction author. Her books include 'Setting Fires' and 'Dancing with Einstein.' Wenner celebrates story telling and its power to transform both the writer and the reader in her presentation titled 'The Passion to Write.'


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Convocation: Michael Medved

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:31:28 -0500

A former Hollywood screenwriter, Michael Medved has reviewed movies for CNN and was chief film critic for the New York Post. He served twelve years as co-host of 'Sneak Previews,' a review show on PBS-TV. Medved is also a successful author. The title of his presentation is 'Hollywood's Three Biggest Lies.'


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Convocation: Catherine Manegold '77

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:30:46 -0500

Catherine Manegold '77 worked for twenty years as a reporter and editor with with The New York Times, Newsweek, Philadelphia Inquirer and several smaller papers. She has been a foreign correspondent in numerous countries and a Pulitzer-Prize nominee and winner. She is now a Professor of Journalism at Emory University. Her presentation is titled 'War on Words: Why an Ethical Press is NOT an Oxymoron.'


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Convocation: David Welna '80

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:30:05 -0500

David Welna '80 has spent 15 years as a Congressional Correspondent for National Public Radio from overseas and has reported for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and 'The Times of London.' His photography has appeared in numerous publications and is the recipient of several prestigious awards. His presentation is titled 'Covering the 21st Century Congress: Terror, War and One-Party Rule.'


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Honors Convocation: Perry Mason

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:29:25 -0500

In honor of those students who have completed distinguished work during their undergraduate careers, the Honors Convocation speaker is Perry Mason, Carleton's John E. Sawyer Professor of Philosophy and Liberal Learning. The title of his address is 'In Praise of Honor.'


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Opening Convocation: John Harrington

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:28:50 -0500

Opening Convocation with an address by John Harrington, a 27-year veteran and Chief of the Saint Paul Police Department. Harrington is a Dartmouth College graduate, has a master's degree in police leadership, administration and education, and is working on a Ph.D. in public administration. The title of his address is 'Acting with Audacity.'


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Convocation: David Wee

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:27:16 -0500

As one of the founders of the Paracollege, the 'design-your-own-major-parallel college', David Wee has been a member of the St. Olaf English department since 1965. The title of his presentation is 'Sport (Mostly Baseball) in Culture and the Curriculum: Seabiscuit and the Babe, Corked Bats and Teddy Ballgame, Dr. Strangeglove and a Little Chin Music.'


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Convocation: Jean Kilbourne

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:26:52 -0500

Visiting scholar at Wellesley College, Jean Kilbourne is internationally recognized for her pioneering work on the image of women in advertising. Kilbourne explores the relationship of media images to various problems in society. The title of Kilbourne's presentation is, 'The Naked Truth: Advertising's Image of Women.'


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Convocation: Donald Saari

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:26:17 -0500

The dynamics of voting theory is a research topic of Donald Saari, Director of the Center for Decision Analysis at the University of California, Irvine. Saari explains the underlying structure of various voting systems, including that by which we elect our president, and shows the chaotic nature of these systems. The title of Saari's presentation is 'Elections! But do we elect whom we really want?'


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Convocation: Alan Cutler '75

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:25:43 -0500

Geologist Alan Cutler '75 burst onto the literary nonfiction scene with 'The Seashell on the Mountaintop,' the story of a 17th-century scientist-turned-priest who forever changed our understanding of the earth and created a new field of science. Cutler's presentation is titled 'The Seashell on the Mountaintop: Religion and the Birth of a Science.'


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Convocation: Daniel Lapin

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:25:19 -0500

Rabbi Daniel Lapin is an unlikely combination of mathematician, physicist and theologian, but this forms the foundation of his assertion that no conflict exists between the physical and spiritual and that God smiles on free-market transactions. Known as a captivating speaker, Lapin addresses questions such as, "Can business and technology eliminate hunger, racism, violence and poverty? Should we expect it to do so?" or "Is technology another step on man's evolutionary path or is it an expression of our groping for the ultimate meaning of life?"


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Convocation: Jaime 'Shaggy' Flores

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:24:46 -0500

An up and coming cultural worker, Jaime 'Shaggy' Flores believes in using poetry as a means to uplift and educate people. Sharing his original works of Nuyorican poetry as well as anecdotes on history, culture, and politics, he covers issues pertaining to the Black and Latino Diasporas in the United States. The focus is on building bridges between the Black, Latino, and Asian-American communities. The title of his presentation is "Pa'lante, Siempre Pa'lante: Latino Survival in a Changing World."


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Convocation: Andrew Sullivan

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:24:05 -0500

One of the most provocative political and social commentators writing today, Andrew Sullivan is an essayist for Time magazine and a columnist for the Sunday Times of London. The former editor-in-chief of The New Republic magazine, Sullivan was the youngest editor in its history and was acknowledged for making the magazine more relevant to readers of his generation. His articles have often appeared in such publications as The Wall Street Journal and the New York Times Magazine. The title of his presentation is "American Politics: A View from Home and Abroad."


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Convocation: Roger Shimomura

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:22:19 -0500

The paintings, print and theater pieces of Roger Shimomura address socio-political issues of Asian America. His bold, illustration-like artwork deals with Asian stereotypes and prejudices, and often references his family history. A Japanese American, Shimomura was born in Seattle at the start of World War II and spent the first years of his life with his family in an internment camp. He is currently is Distinguished Professor of Performance and Painting at the University of Kansas. The title of his presentation is "The 63 Stages of the Yellow Brick Road."


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Convocation: José E. López

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:18:58 -0500

The community leadership and vision of José E. López, a professor at Northeastern Illinois University, have had a profound impact on the life, thought, and development of Chicago's Puerto Rican and Latino communities. He is also the executive director of the Puerto Rican Cultural Center in Chicago, which hosts a wide array of community services. The title of his presentation is "Forging Community: Resistance and Renaissance in the Barrio."


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Convocation: Nikki Giovanni

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:16:37 -0500

One of the most widely read American poets, Yolande Cornelia 'Nikki' Giovanni is a strong voice of the Black community. Her book 'Racism 101' includes bold, controversial essays about the situation of Americans on all sides of various race issues. Her three most recent volumes of poetry were winners of the NAACP Image Award. She has received 21 honorary doctorates and a host of other awards. Since 1987, she has been a professor at Virginia Tech. The title of her presentation is 'The Poetics of the Black Experience.'


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Convocation: Don Feder

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:09:45 -0500

For nearly two decades, Don Feder was an opinion writer for The Boston Herald and a syndicated columnist who covered numerous important news events. His writings have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, The Weekly Standard, and National Review. He is the author of several books, is a practicing lawyer, has a media consulting firm, and has served as executive director of Citizens for Limited Taxation. His presentation is titled 'Does Our Security Require An International Crusade for Democracy?'


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Convocation: Vincent Harding

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:08:13 -0500

Civil rights activist Vincent Harding has had a long history of involvement in national and international movements for peace and justice. A close friend of Martin Luther King Jr., Harding has written several books about the Black freedom struggle. He was a professor, the first director of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Center in Atlanta, and the senior academic consultant to the award-winning PBS television series, 'Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years.' The title of his presentation is 'A King for the Twenty-First Century.'


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Convocation: Marita Wesely-Clough

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:07:46 -0500

Marita Wesely-Clough is considered one of the top five trend spotters and futurists in the nation. As a trends expert at Hallmark Cards, she monitors the social milieu to spot trends as they emerge and track existing ones as they climb, peak, and wane. The title of her presentation is '2005 and Beyond: Emerging and Evolving Trends.'


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Convocation: 'Election 2004 - Media and Electoral Politics'

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:07:18 -0500

Students from Barbara Allen and Greg Marfleet's political science classes present the findings of their collaborative research project about the influence of broadcast news and advertising on the Presidential and Minnesota races.


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Convocation: Suzan Harjo

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:06:34 -0500

Cheyenne and Hodulgee Muscogee, Suzan Harjo is a poet, writer, lecturer, curator and policy advocate, who has helped Native Peoples recover more than one million acres of land. While her commentary and poetry are widely published, she is also a leader in several Indian rights organizations and publications. The title of her presentation is 'Contemporary Native American Ceremonial and Cultural Issues: Why Identity, Policy, Politics and Visions Matter.'


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Convocation: Michael Barnett

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:04:51 -0500

The Stassen Chair in International Relations at the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, Michael Barnett is a world-recognized leader in international relations and Middle East politics. In addition to teaching, Barnett engages professional and international leaders in developing conceptual frameworks and innovative approaches to policy analysis, and is an advocate for policy change. He is the author of numerous books and articles on the United Nations and the international relations of the Middle East. The title of Barnett's presentation is 'What is the Future of Humanitarianism?'


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Convocation: Sergio Arau

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:04:24 -0500

The multifaceted Sergio Arau is a talented writer, artist, musician, and filmmaker. He is the founder of popular newspapers and satirical magazines, and a successful artist, cartoonist, and music video producer. He wrote and directed the feature-length film "A Day Without a Mexican," which breaks down stereotypes, dispels myths and educates with facts.


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Convocation: Christopher Schmidt

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:01:39 -0500

Dartmouth College history instructor Christopher Schmidt is completing his dissertation on the origins of Brown v. Board of Education. The Supreme Court's decision had its roots in numerous developments of the 1940s and early 1950s, including the experience of World War II and the Cold War, the impact of the Great Black Migration, the growth of African American activism, and the emergence of a new generation of liberal activists and policy-makers who were willing to reconsider the role of the government in dealing with the nation's racial dilemma. The title of his presentation is "The Making of Brown v. Board of Education."


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Convocation: Chief Arvol Looking Horse

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:00:40 -0500

A spiritual leader of the Cheyenne River Sioux tribe, a part of the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota Great Sioux Nation, Chief Arvol Looking Horse carries a message of concern for the well-being of the planet and for all living things upon it. Looking Horse has committed his life to working for freedom, peace and the cultural revival and healing of his people. The title of his presentation is "All Nations, All Faiths, One Prayer."


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Convocation: Juan Williams

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:00:11 -0500

One of America's leading political writers and thinkers, Juan Williams is the senior correspondent for NPR and the political analyst for Fox Television. Because of Williams' expertise, the President's Commission chose him as the keynote speaker at the Smithsonian Museum in 2003 to commemorate the Brown anniversary. The title of his presentation is: "Brown v. Board of Education: 50 Years Later."


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Convocation: Martha Clarke

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 08:58:59 -0500

Dancer and choreographer Martha Clarke specializes in wordless lyric theater, setting a blend of mime and dance to music in pursuit of heady, evocative atmosphere. Essentially, she produces the effect of a poem without writing the poem. Trained at the American Dance Festival and the Julliard School, Clarke has developed her own brand of visionary dance-theater fusions.


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Convocation: Richard Hellmich

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 08:53:36 -0500

As a research entomologist with the USDA, Richard Hellmich speaks to the need for allowing good science to guide decision-making in such controversial domains as environmental protection, global food production, and integration of technology into traditional agricultural practices.


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Convocation: Eric Deggans

Fri, 12 May 2017 15:21:36 -0500

Journalist and NPR TV critic Eric Deggans explains how media outlets have fallen short in covering issues of race and politics.


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Convocation: Amy Kaslow

Wed, 03 May 2017 13:26:13 -0500

Photojournalist Amy Kaslow conveys the stories and portraits of lives disrupted by war.


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Convocation: Andrew Garrett '90

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:31:24 -0500

Andrew Garrett ’90 has been at the forefront of U.S. emergency response in a post-9/11 era.


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Convocation: Nancy Hughes

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:51:54 -0500

Founder of StoveTeam International, Nancy Hughes helps Latin American entrepreneurs establish factories for safe and fuel-efficient cookstoves.


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Convocation: Dina Temple-Raston

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:40:37 -0500

National Public Radio counterterrorism correspondent Dina Temple-Raston examines how technology changed the battle against terrorism and the way Americans think about privacy.


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Convocation: Ariel Zwang

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 13:13:38 -0500

CEO of Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang is an advocate for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.


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Convocation: Ainissa Ramirez

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:51:35 -0600

Distinguished scientist and innovator Ainissa Ramirez talks about Newton’s Football: The Science Behind America’s Game.


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Convocation: Jonathan Gayles

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:34:57 -0600

Educator and documentary filmmaker Jonathan Gayles examines representations of Black masculinity in comic books.


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Convocation: Lateefah Simon

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 15:05:41 -0600

Civil rights advocate Lateefah Simon gives hope to thousands of families struggling to overcome challenges of poverty and discrimination.


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Convocation: Michael Tubbs

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:16:55 -0600

Community organizer Michael Tubbs overcame hardship to become one of the youngest elected officials in the nation.


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Convocation: Molly Barker

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 14:39:56 -0600

An innovative social entrepreneur, Molly Barker has created nonprofits that promote self-worth, healthy identity, and constructive dialog.


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Convocation: Adrienne Keene

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 14:04:52 -0500

Blog author of “Native Appropriations,” Adrienne Keene pushes back against stereotypes and misrepresentations of Native peoples.


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Convocation: Spirit of Nature

Mon, 31 Oct 2016 11:45:53 -0500

Spirit of Nature is a professional Chinese music group comprised of the world's top performers of traditional Chinese instruments.


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Convocation: Sean Sherman

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:42:13 -0500

Owner and CEO of "The Sioux Chef," Sean Sherman is working to make indigenous foods more accessible to as many communities as possible.


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Convocation: Julissa Arce

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:49:34 -0500

A Mexican immigrant, Julissa Arce went from selling funnel cakes in Texas to derivatives at Wall Street's most profitable securities firm.


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Convocation: Emilie Townes

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:36:42 -0500

Distinguished theological scholar and ethicist Emilie Townes speaks in commemoration of the centennial of Skinner Memorial Chapel.


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Opening Convocation 2016: Kai Bird '73

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 09:51:02 -0500

Opening Convocation of the 2016-17 academic year, featuring an address by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and journalist Kai Bird '73.


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Honors Convocation 2016

Fri, 27 May 2016 18:23:14 -0500

The Honors Convocation is held each year on the last Friday of spring term, drawing the campus community together to celebrate the awards and academic accomplishments of our students. This year’s address will be delivered by Danielle Smogard from the Carleton Class of 2013.


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Convocation: Pakou Hang

Wed, 25 May 2016 11:43:32 -0500

Pakou Hang, co-founder and executive director of the Hmong American Farmers Association, tells the story of her life and the importance of promoting education in immigration issues.


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Convocation: Carlos Alzugaray Treto

Fri, 13 May 2016 15:21:03 -0500

Carlos Alzugaray Treto, an educator and former Cuban diplomat discusses diplomacy and creative leadership in the Cuba-US normalization process.


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Convocation: Negin Farsad

Fri, 06 May 2016 15:20:26 -0500

Negin Farsad is a social justice comedian and director of the feature documentary "The Muslims Are Coming!"


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Convocation: Jeffery Davidow

Mon, 02 May 2016 09:29:29 -0500

Jeffrey Davidow, a career U.S. Foreign Service Officer, discusses U.S. and Latin American policy and problems.


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Convocation: Morgan Weiland

Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:25:36 -0500

Morgan Weiland, a First Amendment, media, and communications scholar and attorney, offers perspective on the battle for free speech in the digital area.


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Convocation: Larkin McPhee

Mon, 18 Apr 2016 09:43:58 -0500

Larkin McPhee, an award-winning documentary filmmaker, relates the power of storytelling through film.


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Convocation: Mark McClusky

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 10:15:54 -0500

Mark McClusky, formerly at Sports Illustrated and now at WIRED magazine, talks about his work in sport science.


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Convocation: Greg Lukianoff

Mon, 04 Apr 2016 09:15:28 -0500

Attorney Greg Lukianoff addresses threats to freedom of expression in the academic environment.


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Convocation: Kevin Powell

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 12:04:13 -0600

Acclaimed political and cultural leader Kevin Powell calls for a progressive, multicultural coalition that is inclusive of all people.


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Convocation: Henry Emmons

Mon, 29 Feb 2016 12:48:45 -0600

Psychiatrist Henry Emmons describes the integration of mind-body and natural therapies into his clinical work to restore resilience.


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Convocation: Jessica Bacal '92

Fri, 19 Feb 2016 15:43:31 -0600

Author Jessica Bacal reveals how successful leaders used their worst on-the-job moments as learning experiences.


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Convocation: Karen Murphy '88

Wed, 17 Feb 2016 09:27:37 -0600

Facing History and Ourselves director Karen Murphy helps educators promote the development of a more humane and informed citizenry.


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Convocation: Nekima Levy-Pounds

Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:31:09 -0600

Director of the Community Justice Project, Nekima Levy-Pounds promotes the law as a tool to advance the cause of social justice.


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Convocation: Rebecca Craven '81

Fri, 22 Jan 2016 09:45:22 -0600

Program Director of the Pipeline Safety Trust, Rebecca Craven promotes pipeline safety through education and advocacy.


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Convocation: Christine McKinley

Wed, 13 Jan 2016 17:00:25 -0600

Mechanical engineer, rock star, and television icon Christine McKinley shatters all stereotypes of what a female scientist is.


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Convocation: Johanna Kandel

Tue, 10 Nov 2015 16:27:55 -0600

Founder of The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness, Johanna Kandel talks about "Stepping Off the Scales: Eating Disorders and Body Image."   


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Convocation: Tadd Johnson

Tue, 10 Nov 2015 15:20:12 -0600

Producer of the PBS program “Native Report,” an entertaining and informative series that celebrates Native American culture and heritage.


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Convocation: Anabel Hernández

Tue, 10 Nov 2015 15:17:08 -0600

Anabel Hernández, an award-winning Mexican investigative journalist, exposes drug cartels and political corruption in her presentation titled “Narcoland.”


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Convocation: Mario Joseph

Thu, 29 Oct 2015 08:50:44 -0500

Mario Joseph, Haiti’s most respected human rights lawyer representing the disadvantaged, victims of political violence, and political prisoners, talks about “Facing Justice for Cholera in Haiti.”


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Convocation: Todd Golub '85

Wed, 28 Oct 2015 10:08:23 -0500

Cancer research pioneer Todd Golub '85 applies the tools of genomics to the understanding of cancer. The title of his presentation is "How the Human Genome Will Change the Face of Cancer."


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Convocation: Frances Moore Lappe

Wed, 28 Oct 2015 09:57:12 -0500

Frances Moore Lappé, founder of the Small Planet Institute, speaking about “10 Myths of World Hunger.”


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Convocation: Clifford Clark

Fri, 25 Sep 2015 21:42:32 -0500

The annual Argument and Inquiry Seminar Convocation with Clifford Clark, Professor of History and the Hulings Professor of American Studies, speaking about “My Freshman Year and Yours: Politics, Technological Change, and the Future of the Liberal Arts.”


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Convocation: Benjamin Carson

Thu, 24 Sep 2015 16:36:30 -0500

Benjamin Carson went from a frustrated, bad tempered inner-city youth to a world-renowned surgeon who revolutionized pediatric surgery and saved countless lives. The director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University Hospital.


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Opening Convocation 2015

Wed, 23 Sep 2015 15:20:26 -0500

Carleton’s Opening Convocation is an annual all-college assembly celebrating the beginning of the academic year and recognizing academic achievement.  This year's ceremony features addresses by Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Senator from Minnesota, and Carol Barnett '86, Carleton Trustee (read their bios here).


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Convocation: Esera Tuaolo

Thu, 28 May 2015 11:17:41 -0500

Esera Tuaolo, who publicly came out as a gay man after retiring from a successful career in the NFL, describes his experience in his talk titled “Alone in the Trenches: My Life as a Gay Man in the NFL.”


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Convocation: Chude Allen ’65

Mon, 18 May 2015 09:42:16 -0500

Chude Allen '65 shares her experiences as a student activist in the Civil Rights Movement and a Freedom School teacher in her presentation titled “Just Being There Was Against the Law.”


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Convocation: Ragamala Dance

Mon, 11 May 2015 19:31:09 -0500

Aparna Ramaswamy ’97 and Ashwini Ramaswamy ’03 return to Carleton with Ragamala Dance Company to present "Sacred Earth"


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Convocation: Kathyrn Harper

Tue, 05 May 2015 13:27:25 -0500

Kathryn Harper from the organization Let Girls Lead explains how even in the face of poverty, violence, and discrimination, girls are not victims but powerful leaders and inspiring agents of change in her presentation titled "Invest in Girls, Transform the World."


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Convocation: Daniel Kurtzer

Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:36:54 -0500

Daniel Kurtzer, a 29-year U.S. Foreign Service officer, talks about "Shifting Sands in the Middle East: Implications for American Policy."


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Convocation: Arsalan Iftikhar

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:18:52 -0500

Arsalan Iftikhar, an international human rights lawyer and global media commentator talks about "The Future of Islam, Muslims, and the West."


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